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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 206 179 130
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -49
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 18 57 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.95% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 1.82% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 95
Average salary £51,250 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +9.65%
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
3032 3129 2684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.96% 52.14% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2039 2302 2181
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -8 12 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Newbury +7 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 54 (87.10%) CheckPoint
2 48 (77.42%) F5
3 47 (75.81%) Cisco
3 47 (75.81%) Firewall
4 41 (66.13%) Juniper
5 37 (59.68%) TCP/IP
6 30 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (45.16%) Network Security
8 27 (43.55%) CCNP
9 23 (37.10%) Telecoms
9 23 (37.10%) CCSE
9 23 (37.10%) UNIX
9 23 (37.10%) Windows
9 23 (37.10%) Internet
10 22 (35.48%) CCSA
11 20 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (30.65%) CISSP
13 17 (27.42%) Sourcefire
14 16 (25.81%) ProxySG
14 16 (25.81%) Cisco PIX
15 15 (24.19%) Coaching
16 14 (22.58%) FortiGate
17 13 (20.97%) ITIL
17 13 (20.97%) SLA
18 12 (19.35%) Fortinet
18 12 (19.35%) German Language
18 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (17.74%) Intrusion Detection
19 11 (17.74%) JNCIA
19 11 (17.74%) WAN

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 3 (4.84%) Lync
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (75.81%) Firewall
2 37 (59.68%) TCP/IP
3 28 (45.16%) Network Security
4 23 (37.10%) Internet
5 20 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (25.81%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (17.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (17.74%) WAN
8 10 (16.13%) LAN
8 10 (16.13%) OSPF
8 10 (16.13%) BGP
9 9 (14.52%) Wireless
9 9 (14.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (14.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 8 (12.90%) BIG-IP
10 8 (12.90%) VoIP
10 8 (12.90%) Broadband
11 7 (11.29%) MPLS
12 6 (9.68%) IPv4
12 6 (9.68%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
General
1 23 (37.10%) Telecoms
2 12 (19.35%) German Language
3 4 (6.45%) French Language
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Finance
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Security Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Network Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Network Consultant
4 8 (12.90%) IP Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Security Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Network Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Team Leader
7 5 (8.06%) Network Security Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Network Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Security Support Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Junior Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) CGI
2 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) UNIX
1 23 (37.10%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Solaris
2 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) Windows 2000
2 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Coaching
2 13 (20.97%) ITIL
3 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.90%) Migration
4 8 (12.90%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 8 (12.90%) SIEM
5 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.45%) Information Security
5 4 (6.45%) Project Management
6 3 (4.84%) Network Design
7 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.23%) Time Management
7 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.23%) ERP
7 2 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Change Control
7 2 (3.23%) Analytics
7 2 (3.23%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 30 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (43.55%) CCNP
3 23 (37.10%) CCSE
4 22 (35.48%) CCSA
5 19 (30.65%) CISSP
6 11 (17.74%) JNCIA
7 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
7 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
7 8 (12.90%) CCIE
7 8 (12.90%) CCNA
8 6 (9.68%) CCIP
9 3 (4.84%) CCSP
10 2 (3.23%) SSCP
10 2 (3.23%) BC Cleared
10 2 (3.23%) JNCIS
10 2 (3.23%) GCIA
10 2 (3.23%) GCIH
11 1 (1.61%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) SLA
2 5 (8.06%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.84%) GPG13
3 3 (4.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) ProxySG
2 5 (8.06%) Snort
3 3 (4.84%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.84%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.61%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 54 (87.10%) CheckPoint
2 48 (77.42%) F5
3 47 (75.81%) Cisco
4 41 (66.13%) Juniper
5 17 (27.42%) Sourcefire
6 12 (19.35%) Fortinet
7 11 (17.74%) McAfee
8 10 (16.13%) Crossbeam
9 8 (12.90%) Websense
9 8 (12.90%) HP
10 6 (9.68%) BMC
10 6 (9.68%) SevOne
11 5 (8.06%) ProCurve
12 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
12 3 (4.84%) Mitel
12 3 (4.84%) Nokia
12 3 (4.84%) Aruba
13 2 (3.23%) Symantec
13 2 (3.23%) Dell
13 2 (3.23%) IBM
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