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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 189 172 163
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 36 56 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 1.00% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.92% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 60
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £30,500 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
3064 2923 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.76% 52.06% 49.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2063 2149 2292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
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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 +3 30 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Slough - 3 £57,500 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 85 (89.47%) CheckPoint
2 67 (70.53%) Juniper
3 65 (68.42%) Cisco
4 64 (67.37%) Firewall
5 62 (65.26%) F5
6 49 (51.58%) Network Security
7 48 (50.53%) TCP/IP
8 39 (41.05%) CCSE
9 35 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
10 34 (35.79%) CCNP
11 32 (33.68%) CCSA
12 30 (31.58%) Windows
13 28 (29.47%) UNIX
14 27 (28.42%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (26.32%) Internet
16 23 (24.21%) CISSP
16 23 (24.21%) Sourcefire
17 21 (22.11%) ProxySG
18 20 (21.05%) Telecoms
18 20 (21.05%) Coaching
19 19 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
20 18 (18.95%) Linux
21 17 (17.89%) Websense
21 17 (17.89%) Fortinet
22 16 (16.84%) German Language
23 15 (15.79%) JNCIA
23 15 (15.79%) Nokia
23 15 (15.79%) SLA
23 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
24 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (67.37%) Firewall
2 49 (51.58%) Network Security
3 48 (50.53%) TCP/IP
4 27 (28.42%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (26.32%) Internet
6 19 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
7 13 (13.68%) NetScreen
7 13 (13.68%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (10.53%) WAN
9 9 (9.47%) Broadband
9 9 (9.47%) BIG-IP
10 8 (8.42%) NetScaler
10 8 (8.42%) LAN
10 8 (8.42%) SSL
11 7 (7.37%) OSPF
11 7 (7.37%) Cisco ISE
12 6 (6.32%) MPLS
13 4 (4.21%) WLAN
13 4 (4.21%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
General
1 20 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 16 (16.84%) German Language
3 11 (11.58%) Finance
4 7 (7.37%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.32%) French Language
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (41.05%) Security Engineer
2 20 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 19 (20.00%) Consultant
4 17 (17.89%) Security Consultant
5 12 (12.63%) Network Consultant
6 10 (10.53%) Network Security Consultant
7 9 (9.47%) IP Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Support Engineer
9 7 (7.37%) Security Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) Analyst
10 6 (6.32%) Architect
10 6 (6.32%) Team Leader
11 5 (5.26%) Security Support Engineer
12 4 (4.21%) Network Team Leader
12 4 (4.21%) Senior Security Analyst
12 4 (4.21%) Senior Security Engineer
12 4 (4.21%) Technical Architect
12 4 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
13 3 (3.16%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.11%) Statistics
3 1 (1.05%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (1.05%) Replication
3 1 (1.05%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.58%) Windows
2 28 (29.47%) UNIX
3 18 (18.95%) Linux
4 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (13.68%) Windows 2000
6 13 (13.68%) Solaris
7 1 (1.05%) CentOS
7 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.05%) Coaching
2 14 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.68%) ITIL
4 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
5 10 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 9 (9.47%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 9 (9.47%) SIEM
7 8 (8.42%) Information Security
8 4 (4.21%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (4.21%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.16%) ERP
10 2 (2.11%) Project Management
10 2 (2.11%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (2.11%) Migration
10 2 (2.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.11%) Network Design
10 2 (2.11%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.11%) Change Control
10 2 (2.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 39 (41.05%) CCSE
2 35 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (35.79%) CCNP
4 32 (33.68%) CCSA
5 23 (24.21%) CISSP
6 15 (15.79%) JNCIA
7 8 (8.42%) JNCIS
8 6 (6.32%) CCNA
9 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
9 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.16%) CCIE
11 2 (2.11%) CCSP
11 2 (2.11%) CCIP
11 2 (2.11%) SSCP
11 2 (2.11%) BC Cleared
11 2 (2.11%) GCIA
11 2 (2.11%) GCIH
12 1 (1.05%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.79%) SLA
2 8 (8.42%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.32%) GPG13
3 6 (6.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (22.11%) ProxySG
2 8 (8.42%) Snort
3 6 (6.32%) Squid
4 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.05%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.05%) Nessus
2 1 (1.05%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 85 (89.47%) CheckPoint
2 67 (70.53%) Juniper
3 65 (68.42%) Cisco
4 62 (65.26%) F5
5 23 (24.21%) Sourcefire
6 17 (17.89%) Websense
6 17 (17.89%) Fortinet
7 15 (15.79%) Nokia
8 13 (13.68%) Crossbeam
9 11 (11.58%) HP
10 10 (10.53%) McAfee
11 8 (8.42%) Citrix
12 7 (7.37%) IronPort
12 7 (7.37%) Tufin
13 6 (6.32%) Symantec
14 4 (4.21%) Brocade
14 4 (4.21%) TippingPoint
15 2 (2.11%) ProCurve
15 2 (2.11%) SevOne
15 2 (2.11%) BMC
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