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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 188 167 169
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 29 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 1.16% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 2.31% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 39
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
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
2239 2516 2761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.41% 50.29% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1788 1842 1942
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 18 £57,500 +43.75%
Bracknell -6 7 £48,000 -2.04%
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 72 (88.89%) Juniper
2 67 (82.72%) F5
3 64 (79.01%) Cisco
4 57 (70.37%) CheckPoint
4 57 (70.37%) Firewall
5 53 (65.43%) Palo Alto
6 49 (60.49%) Linux
7 41 (50.62%) ITIL
8 39 (48.15%) Windows
9 38 (46.91%) Sourcefire
10 35 (43.21%) Windows 2000
11 34 (41.98%) TCP/IP
12 31 (38.27%) Solaris
12 31 (38.27%) Unix
12 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 31 (38.27%) Crossbeam
12 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (35.80%) Network Security
14 28 (34.57%) Information Security
15 26 (32.10%) Risk Management
16 25 (30.86%) German Language
17 19 (23.46%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (23.46%) Forcepoint
18 17 (20.99%) Fortinet
19 16 (19.75%) French Language
20 14 (17.28%) MPLS
20 14 (17.28%) OSPF
20 14 (17.28%) VLAN
20 14 (17.28%) Presales
21 11 (13.58%) Mentoring

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 57 (70.37%) Firewall
2 34 (41.98%) TCP/IP
3 29 (35.80%) Network Security
4 19 (23.46%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (17.28%) MPLS
5 14 (17.28%) OSPF
5 14 (17.28%) VLAN
6 10 (12.35%) Multicast
6 10 (12.35%) RIP
6 10 (12.35%) VRRP
7 7 (8.64%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (8.64%) VPN
8 5 (6.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (6.17%) SSL
9 4 (4.94%) BGP
9 4 (4.94%) NetScaler
9 4 (4.94%) Wireless
10 3 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (2.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 25 (30.86%) German Language
2 16 (19.75%) French Language
3 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.64%) Billing
5 2 (2.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Security Engineer
2 19 (23.46%) Consultant
2 19 (23.46%) Security Consultant
3 18 (22.22%) Juniper Engineer
4 15 (18.52%) Support Engineer
5 12 (14.81%) Network Engineer
6 11 (13.58%) Network Support
6 11 (13.58%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (12.35%) Switch Engineer
8 9 (11.11%) Check Point Consultant
9 8 (9.88%) Network Consultant
9 8 (9.88%) Network Security Consultant
10 7 (8.64%) Cisco Engineer
10 7 (8.64%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 7 (8.64%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (7.41%) Sales Engineer
12 5 (6.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (6.17%) Perimeter Security Consultant
12 5 (6.17%) Senior Consultant
12 5 (6.17%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.17%) Replication
3 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 49 (60.49%) Linux
2 39 (48.15%) Windows
3 35 (43.21%) Windows 2000
4 31 (38.27%) Solaris
4 31 (38.27%) Unix
4 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.94%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) ITIL
2 28 (34.57%) Information Security
3 26 (32.10%) Risk Management
4 14 (17.28%) Presales
5 11 (13.58%) Coaching
5 11 (13.58%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.64%) Business Development
6 7 (8.64%) Case Management
6 7 (8.64%) Migration
6 7 (8.64%) Performance Improvement
7 6 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (6.17%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (6.17%) SIEM
9 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.94%) Identity Management
9 4 (4.94%) Network Design
9 4 (4.94%) Product Management
9 4 (4.94%) Security Operations
10 3 (3.70%) Project Management
11 1 (1.23%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (9.88%) CCNP
3 6 (7.41%) CCIE
3 6 (7.41%) CISSP
4 4 (4.94%) CCDP
4 4 (4.94%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (4.94%) Degree
4 4 (4.94%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (2.47%) CCSA
5 2 (2.47%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.94%) ISA Server
1 4 (4.94%) NDS
1 4 (4.94%) NetIQ eDirectory
1 4 (4.94%) Squid
Vendors
1 72 (88.89%) Juniper
2 67 (82.72%) F5
3 64 (79.01%) Cisco
4 57 (70.37%) CheckPoint
5 53 (65.43%) Palo Alto
6 38 (46.91%) Sourcefire
7 31 (38.27%) Crossbeam
8 19 (23.46%) Forcepoint
9 17 (20.99%) Fortinet
10 10 (12.35%) Brocade
11 5 (6.17%) ArcSight
12 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
12 4 (4.94%) Nokia
12 4 (4.94%) Novell
12 4 (4.94%) Radware
12 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
12 4 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (4.94%) VMware
13 2 (2.47%) Intel Security
13 2 (2.47%) Riverbed