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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 174 166 191
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 48 56 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 1.01% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 1.95% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 38
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
3016 2879 2806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.34% 51.81% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2076 2132 2341
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
(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 +4 35 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Slough - 3 £57,500 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 84 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 69 (71.88%) Juniper
3 66 (68.75%) Cisco
4 63 (65.63%) Firewall
5 62 (64.58%) F5
6 52 (54.17%) Network Security
7 49 (51.04%) TCP/IP
8 39 (40.63%) CCSE
9 34 (35.42%) CCNP
9 34 (35.42%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (33.33%) CCSA
11 31 (32.29%) Windows
12 26 (27.08%) UNIX
12 26 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
13 25 (26.04%) Internet
14 23 (23.96%) CISSP
15 21 (21.88%) Sourcefire
16 20 (20.83%) Telecoms
16 20 (20.83%) ProxySG
17 19 (19.79%) Linux
17 19 (19.79%) Cisco PIX
18 18 (18.75%) Websense
18 18 (18.75%) Fortinet
19 16 (16.67%) German Language
19 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
20 15 (15.63%) Nokia
20 15 (15.63%) JNCIA
21 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
21 14 (14.58%) NetScreen
22 13 (13.54%) ITIL

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (1.04%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (65.63%) Firewall
2 52 (54.17%) Network Security
3 49 (51.04%) TCP/IP
4 26 (27.08%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (26.04%) Internet
6 19 (19.79%) Cisco PIX
7 14 (14.58%) NetScreen
8 13 (13.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (11.46%) WAN
10 10 (10.42%) LAN
10 10 (10.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (9.38%) BIG-IP
11 9 (9.38%) Broadband
12 8 (8.33%) SSL
12 8 (8.33%) OSPF
12 8 (8.33%) NetScaler
13 7 (7.29%) Cisco ISE
13 7 (7.29%) MPLS
14 6 (6.25%) Multicast
14 6 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
General
1 20 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 16 (16.67%) German Language
3 11 (11.46%) Finance
4 9 (9.38%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.21%) French Language
6 1 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (38.54%) Security Engineer
2 22 (22.92%) Consultant
3 21 (21.88%) Network Engineer
4 19 (19.79%) Security Consultant
5 14 (14.58%) Network Consultant
6 12 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
7 11 (11.46%) Support Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) IP Engineer
9 8 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Security Analyst
11 5 (5.21%) Architect
11 5 (5.21%) Network Support
11 5 (5.21%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (5.21%) Team Leader
11 5 (5.21%) Security Support Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
12 4 (4.17%) Senior Security Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Smartphone
2 3 (3.13%) SecurID
3 2 (2.08%) Statistics
3 2 (2.08%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.29%) Windows
2 26 (27.08%) UNIX
3 19 (19.79%) Linux
4 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (11.46%) Windows 2000
6 11 (11.46%) Solaris
7 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.08%) CentOS
8 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.54%) ITIL
2 12 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 9 (9.38%) Information Security
3 9 (9.38%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 8 (8.33%) SIEM
5 4 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.13%) ERP
7 2 (2.08%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (2.08%) Network Design
7 2 (2.08%) Time Management
7 2 (2.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.08%) Analytics
7 2 (2.08%) Cyber Security
7 2 (2.08%) Service Continuity Management
8 1 (1.04%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (1.04%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (1.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.04%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 39 (40.63%) CCSE
2 34 (35.42%) CCNP
2 34 (35.42%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (33.33%) CCSA
4 23 (23.96%) CISSP
5 15 (15.63%) JNCIA
6 8 (8.33%) JNCIS
7 7 (7.29%) CCNA
8 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.08%) BC Cleared
9 2 (2.08%) GCIA
9 2 (2.08%) GCIH
9 2 (2.08%) SSCP
10 1 (1.04%) CCDP
10 1 (1.04%) CCIP
10 1 (1.04%) CCIE
10 1 (1.04%) CCSP
10 1 (1.04%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) SLA
2 9 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.29%) GPG13
3 7 (7.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (20.83%) ProxySG
2 9 (9.38%) Snort
3 7 (7.29%) Squid
4 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.08%) Nessus
3 1 (1.04%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.04%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 84 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 69 (71.88%) Juniper
3 66 (68.75%) Cisco
4 62 (64.58%) F5
5 21 (21.88%) Sourcefire
6 18 (18.75%) Websense
6 18 (18.75%) Fortinet
7 15 (15.63%) Nokia
8 12 (12.50%) HP
9 11 (11.46%) Crossbeam
10 8 (8.33%) Citrix
10 8 (8.33%) McAfee
11 7 (7.29%) IronPort
11 7 (7.29%) Tufin
12 6 (6.25%) Symantec
12 6 (6.25%) Brocade
13 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
14 4 (4.17%) TippingPoint
15 3 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
16 2 (2.08%) ProCurve
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