The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 47 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.51% 0.39% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 4.19% 0.60% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +97.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.77% -0.58%
Blue Coat
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
215 334 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 59.89% 64.60% 67.22%
Number of salaries quoted 166 177 177
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,850 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Bracknell region.

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Bracknell

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
1 15 (100.00%) F5
2 14 (93.33%) TCP/IP
3 13 (86.67%) Linux
4 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) Firewall
5 8 (53.33%) UNIX
6 5 (33.33%) Multicast
6 5 (33.33%) VLAN
6 5 (33.33%) RIP
6 5 (33.33%) MPLS
6 5 (33.33%) OSPF
6 5 (33.33%) VRRP
6 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 5 (33.33%) Brocade
7 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
7 4 (26.67%) Sourcefire
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) Solaris
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) Product Management
7 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Crossbeam

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) VLAN
3 5 (33.33%) Multicast
3 5 (33.33%) RIP
3 5 (33.33%) MPLS
3 5 (33.33%) OSPF
3 5 (33.33%) VRRP
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Security Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Support
3 4 (26.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (26.67%) Product Management
2 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Korn
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
1 15 (100.00%) F5
2 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) Brocade
4 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
4 4 (26.67%) Crossbeam
4 4 (26.67%) Sourcefire