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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 170 182 174
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 45 44 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 0.75% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 1.48% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 28
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £58,250 £58,550
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -2.22%
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
2539 2971 2833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.94% 50.73% 51.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1873 2031 2076
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +1 36 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Bracknell - 8 £38,000 - 1
Slough 0 7 £38,000 -33.91%
Newbury - 1 - -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 96 (93.20%) Cisco
2 90 (87.38%) CheckPoint
3 81 (78.64%) Firewall
4 80 (77.67%) Juniper
5 69 (66.99%) F5
6 51 (49.51%) TCP/IP
7 45 (43.69%) Fortinet
8 44 (42.72%) Cisco ASA
9 41 (39.81%) Cisco Certification
10 36 (34.95%) Cisco PIX
11 30 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (23.30%) CCSE
12 24 (23.30%) ITIL
12 24 (23.30%) Linux
13 23 (22.33%) NetScreen
13 23 (22.33%) Telecoms
13 23 (22.33%) Tufin
14 22 (21.36%) IronPort
14 22 (21.36%) Cisco ISE
14 22 (21.36%) Windows
15 21 (20.39%) OSPF
15 21 (20.39%) Network Security
16 20 (19.42%) UNIX
16 20 (19.42%) Sourcefire
17 19 (18.45%) Solaris
17 19 (18.45%) Windows 2000
17 19 (18.45%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (18.45%) CCIE
17 19 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (18.45%) Crossbeam

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.97%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (78.64%) Firewall
2 51 (49.51%) TCP/IP
3 44 (42.72%) Cisco ASA
4 36 (34.95%) Cisco PIX
5 23 (22.33%) NetScreen
6 22 (21.36%) Cisco ISE
7 21 (20.39%) Network Security
7 21 (20.39%) OSPF
8 16 (15.53%) BGP
9 15 (14.56%) RIP
10 14 (13.59%) Wireless
10 14 (13.59%) VRRP
11 13 (12.62%) VPN
12 12 (11.65%) DNS
12 12 (11.65%) WAN
12 12 (11.65%) LAN
12 12 (11.65%) BIG-IP
12 12 (11.65%) HTTP
12 12 (11.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 11 (10.68%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
General
1 23 (22.33%) Telecoms
2 13 (12.62%) Finance
3 8 (7.77%) Multimedia
4 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.85%) French Language
5 5 (4.85%) German Language
6 2 (1.94%) Billing
6 2 (1.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (33.01%) Network Engineer
2 30 (29.13%) Consultant
2 30 (29.13%) Security Engineer
3 28 (27.18%) Security Consultant
4 17 (16.50%) Senior Consultant
4 17 (16.50%) Senior Security Consultant
5 16 (15.53%) Firewall Consultant
6 14 (13.59%) Network Security Engineer
7 13 (12.62%) Analyst
8 10 (9.71%) Security Analyst
9 8 (7.77%) Design Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) Network Design Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) Network Support
10 7 (6.80%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (6.80%) Support Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) Team Leader
12 5 (4.85%) Technical Consultant
13 3 (2.91%) Network Consultant
13 3 (2.91%) Delivery Manager
13 3 (2.91%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) SOAP
1 2 (1.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.83%) Statistics
3 2 (1.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.97%) PMI
4 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Linux
2 22 (21.36%) Windows
3 20 (19.42%) UNIX
4 19 (18.45%) Solaris
4 19 (18.45%) Windows 2000
4 19 (18.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.30%) ITIL
3 14 (13.59%) Information Security
4 10 (9.71%) Network Design
5 8 (7.77%) Change Management
6 6 (5.83%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (5.83%) Identity Management
6 6 (5.83%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.83%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (4.85%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.85%) Coaching
7 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.91%) Project Management
9 3 (2.91%) SIEM
10 2 (1.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.94%) Capacity Management
10 2 (1.94%) People Management
10 2 (1.94%) Time Management
10 2 (1.94%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.97%) C
1 1 (0.97%) Perl
1 1 (0.97%) SQL
1 1 (0.97%) Python
1 1 (0.97%) Korn
1 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (39.81%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (23.30%) CCSE
3 19 (18.45%) CCIE
4 17 (16.50%) JNCIS
5 15 (14.56%) CCNP
6 12 (11.65%) CCNA
7 9 (8.74%) SC Cleared
7 9 (8.74%) Security Cleared
8 7 (6.80%) CISSP
9 6 (5.83%) CCSA
10 2 (1.94%) CCIP
11 1 (0.97%) CCDP
11 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.97%) SSCP
11 1 (0.97%) GIAC
11 1 (0.97%) GCIA
11 1 (0.97%) GCIH
11 1 (0.97%) CEH
11 1 (0.97%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.97%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.62%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.97%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.94%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.94%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 96 (93.20%) Cisco
2 90 (87.38%) CheckPoint
3 80 (77.67%) Juniper
4 69 (66.99%) F5
5 45 (43.69%) Fortinet
6 23 (22.33%) Tufin
7 22 (21.36%) IronPort
8 20 (19.42%) Sourcefire
9 19 (18.45%) Crossbeam
10 12 (11.65%) HP
11 10 (9.71%) McAfee
12 9 (8.74%) ProCurve
12 9 (8.74%) Aruba
12 9 (8.74%) Mitel
13 8 (7.77%) Websense
14 5 (4.85%) Brocade
15 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
16 2 (1.94%) Siebel
16 2 (1.94%) BMC
16 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
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