The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 158 170 170
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 51 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.02% 0.78% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 2.01% 1.57% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 34
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.77% -0.58%
Blue Coat
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2543 2798 2869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.04% 49.88% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1841 1919 2176
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Berkshire region.

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Berkshire

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +16 35 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Bracknell +20 9 £47,000 -1.05%
Slough -4 6 £38,000 -33.91%
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blue Coat.

1 102 (91.89%) Cisco
1 102 (91.89%) CheckPoint
2 89 (80.18%) Juniper
3 86 (77.48%) Firewall
4 71 (63.96%) F5
5 54 (48.65%) TCP/IP
6 50 (45.05%) Fortinet
7 47 (42.34%) Cisco ASA
8 43 (38.74%) Cisco Certification
9 41 (36.94%) Cisco PIX
10 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (28.83%) Linux
12 30 (27.03%) CCSE
13 29 (26.13%) NetScreen
13 29 (26.13%) Tufin
13 29 (26.13%) IronPort
14 28 (25.23%) UNIX
15 26 (23.42%) Network Security
16 25 (22.52%) Cisco ISE
16 25 (22.52%) Windows
17 23 (20.72%) ITIL
17 23 (20.72%) CCIE
17 23 (20.72%) Sourcefire
18 22 (19.82%) Solaris
18 22 (19.82%) Windows 2000
18 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (19.82%) Crossbeam
18 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
18 22 (19.82%) JNCIS
19 19 (17.12%) Telecoms

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Blue Coat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (77.48%) Firewall
2 54 (48.65%) TCP/IP
3 47 (42.34%) Cisco ASA
4 41 (36.94%) Cisco PIX
5 29 (26.13%) NetScreen
6 26 (23.42%) Network Security
7 25 (22.52%) Cisco ISE
8 18 (16.22%) OSPF
9 15 (13.51%) RIP
10 14 (12.61%) VRRP
11 13 (11.71%) BGP
11 13 (11.71%) Wireless
11 13 (11.71%) BIG-IP
11 13 (11.71%) WAN
12 12 (10.81%) LAN
12 12 (10.81%) DNS
12 12 (10.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 11 (9.91%) FWSM
13 11 (9.91%) SSL
13 11 (9.91%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
General
1 19 (17.12%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.21%) Finance
3 7 (6.31%) Multimedia
4 6 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.50%) French Language
5 5 (4.50%) German Language
6 2 (1.80%) Billing
6 2 (1.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (37.84%) Security Engineer
2 37 (33.33%) Consultant
3 35 (31.53%) Network Engineer
4 33 (29.73%) Security Consultant
5 22 (19.82%) Senior Consultant
6 21 (18.92%) Senior Security Consultant
7 17 (15.32%) Firewall Consultant
8 16 (14.41%) Network Security Engineer
9 12 (10.81%) Analyst
10 10 (9.01%) Security Analyst
11 8 (7.21%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (7.21%) Network Support
12 7 (6.31%) Network Support Engineer
12 7 (6.31%) Support Engineer
13 5 (4.50%) Design Engineer
13 5 (4.50%) Team Leader
13 5 (4.50%) Technical Security Consultant
13 5 (4.50%) Network Design Engineer
14 4 (3.60%) Network Security Consultant
14 4 (3.60%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.50%) Statistics
3 2 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.90%) Replication
4 1 (0.90%) Clustering
4 1 (0.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.83%) Linux
2 28 (25.23%) UNIX
3 25 (22.52%) Windows
4 22 (19.82%) Solaris
4 22 (19.82%) Windows 2000
4 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.72%) ITIL
3 13 (11.71%) Information Security
4 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
4 9 (8.11%) Coaching
5 7 (6.31%) Network Design
6 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.41%) Change Management
6 6 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (4.50%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (4.50%) Identity Management
7 5 (4.50%) Project Management
8 4 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.60%) Performance Management
8 4 (3.60%) Product Management
9 3 (2.70%) Load Balancing
10 2 (1.80%) Time Management
10 2 (1.80%) CRM
10 2 (1.80%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 2 (1.80%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.90%) C
1 1 (0.90%) Perl
1 1 (0.90%) SQL
1 1 (0.90%) Python
1 1 (0.90%) Korn
1 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (38.74%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (27.03%) CCSE
3 23 (20.72%) CCIE
4 22 (19.82%) JNCIS
5 14 (12.61%) CCNP
6 12 (10.81%) CCNA
7 9 (8.11%) SC Cleared
7 9 (8.11%) Security Cleared
8 7 (6.31%) CISSP
9 6 (5.41%) CCSA
10 4 (3.60%) Degree
11 1 (0.90%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.90%) GCIA
11 1 (0.90%) GCIH
11 1 (0.90%) CEH
11 1 (0.90%) CCDP
11 1 (0.90%) CCIP
11 1 (0.90%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.90%) SSCP
11 1 (0.90%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.90%) Snort
2 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.80%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.80%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 102 (91.89%) Cisco
1 102 (91.89%) CheckPoint
2 89 (80.18%) Juniper
3 71 (63.96%) F5
4 50 (45.05%) Fortinet
5 29 (26.13%) IronPort
5 29 (26.13%) Tufin
6 23 (20.72%) Sourcefire
7 22 (19.82%) Crossbeam
8 12 (10.81%) HP
9 11 (9.91%) McAfee
10 9 (8.11%) Websense
11 8 (7.21%) Mitel
11 8 (7.21%) Aruba
11 8 (7.21%) ProCurve
12 5 (4.50%) Brocade
13 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
13 3 (2.70%) Symantec
14 2 (1.80%) Siebel
14 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
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