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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
South East / Berkshire
Rank 129 171 196
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +25
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 52 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.50% 1.06% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 1.96% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 48 26
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +11.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £35,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
1757 2799 2794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.74% 54.15% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 2280 2049
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +43 49 £52,500 +31.25%
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 106 (86.18%) F5
2 96 (78.05%) CheckPoint
3 90 (73.17%) Juniper
4 89 (72.36%) TCP/IP
5 88 (71.54%) Cisco
6 86 (69.92%) Risk Management
7 83 (67.48%) Palo Alto
8 75 (60.98%) Linux
9 70 (56.91%) Unix
10 69 (56.10%) Firewall
11 67 (54.47%) Sourcefire
12 57 (46.34%) Windows
13 53 (43.09%) Windows Server 2008
14 50 (40.65%) Information Security
15 46 (37.40%) Crossbeam
16 45 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
16 45 (36.59%) Solaris
16 45 (36.59%) Windows 2000
17 36 (29.27%) Kalman Filter
18 34 (27.64%) Network Security
19 30 (24.39%) German Language
20 29 (23.58%) ITIL
20 29 (23.58%) Mentoring
21 26 (21.14%) Security Operations
21 26 (21.14%) Fortinet
21 26 (21.14%) ProxySG
22 25 (20.33%) SLA
23 24 (19.51%) Security Operations Centre
24 23 (18.70%) Internet
24 23 (18.70%) Cisco Certification

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 8 (6.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
1 17 (13.82%) MS Office
1 17 (13.82%) MS PowerPoint
1 17 (13.82%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 89 (72.36%) TCP/IP
2 69 (56.10%) Firewall
3 34 (27.64%) Network Security
4 23 (18.70%) Internet
5 21 (17.07%) HTTP
5 21 (17.07%) SSL
5 21 (17.07%) VPN
6 8 (6.50%) Wireshark
7 5 (4.07%) MPLS
7 5 (4.07%) Multicast
7 5 (4.07%) OSPF
7 5 (4.07%) RIP
7 5 (4.07%) VLAN
7 5 (4.07%) VRRP
8 4 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.44%) WAN
10 2 (1.63%) Wireless
11 1 (0.81%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.81%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) InfluxDB
1 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
1 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 30 (24.39%) German Language
2 17 (13.82%) French Language
3 5 (4.07%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (56.91%) Security Engineer
2 58 (47.15%) Juniper Engineer
3 41 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 25 (20.33%) Linux Engineer
5 22 (17.89%) Consultant
5 22 (17.89%) Security Consultant
6 20 (16.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 19 (15.45%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 19 (15.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 17 (13.82%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 13 (10.57%) Support Engineer
10 9 (7.32%) Network Engineer
11 7 (5.69%) Network Support
11 7 (5.69%) Network Support Engineer
11 7 (5.69%) Team Leader
12 5 (4.07%) Analyst
12 5 (4.07%) Security Analyst
12 5 (4.07%) SOC Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) Switch Engineer
13 4 (3.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) .NET
1 3 (2.44%) Ajax
1 3 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.51%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (6.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 75 (60.98%) Linux
2 70 (56.91%) Unix
3 57 (46.34%) Windows
4 53 (43.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (36.59%) Solaris
5 45 (36.59%) Windows 2000
5 45 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.50%) Windows Server
6 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (69.92%) Risk Management
2 50 (40.65%) Information Security
3 36 (29.27%) Kalman Filter
4 29 (23.58%) ITIL
4 29 (23.58%) Mentoring
5 26 (21.14%) Security Operations
6 18 (14.63%) Content Management
6 18 (14.63%) Identity Management
6 18 (14.63%) Security Management
7 17 (13.82%) Coaching
8 6 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (4.88%) Statistics
8 6 (4.88%) Time Management
9 5 (4.07%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.44%) Ethical Hacking
11 3 (2.44%) OWASP
11 3 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (2.44%) Presales
12 2 (1.63%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.44%) Bash Shell
1 3 (2.44%) Java
1 3 (2.44%) Perl
1 3 (2.44%) PHP
1 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
1 3 (2.44%) Python
1 3 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (18.70%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (15.45%) CCIE
2 19 (15.45%) CCSE
3 18 (14.63%) CCSP
3 18 (14.63%) JNCIS
4 10 (8.13%) CISSP
5 9 (7.32%) Degree
6 8 (6.50%) CEH
6 8 (6.50%) CISA
6 8 (6.50%) GCIH
6 8 (6.50%) MCP
7 4 (3.25%) CCNP
8 1 (0.81%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (21.14%) ProxySG
2 8 (6.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) Nessus
2 3 (2.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 106 (86.18%) F5
2 96 (78.05%) CheckPoint
3 90 (73.17%) Juniper
4 88 (71.54%) Cisco
5 83 (67.48%) Palo Alto
6 67 (54.47%) Sourcefire
7 46 (37.40%) Crossbeam
8 26 (21.14%) Fortinet
9 20 (16.26%) Intel Security
10 18 (14.63%) HP
10 18 (14.63%) Imperva
10 18 (14.63%) Proofpoint
10 18 (14.63%) TippingPoint
11 17 (13.82%) Microsoft
12 6 (4.88%) LogRhythm
13 5 (4.07%) Brocade
14 2 (1.63%) Infovista
14 2 (1.63%) Intel
14 2 (1.63%) Nokia
14 2 (1.63%) Riverbed