The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 300 282 276
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 12 45 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.38% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.85% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 50
Average salary £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Blue Coat
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5321 5304 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.15% 44.77% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4401 4633 5371
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 the City of London

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in the City of London

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the City of London region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in the City of London

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 32 (78.05%) Cisco
2 25 (60.98%) CheckPoint
3 24 (58.54%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (53.66%) Firewall
5 18 (43.90%) CCNP
6 11 (26.83%) Finance
6 11 (26.83%) Wireless
6 11 (26.83%) Linux
6 11 (26.83%) NetScaler
7 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (24.39%) Windows
7 10 (24.39%) WAN
7 10 (24.39%) Juniper
7 10 (24.39%) Asset Management
8 9 (21.95%) Network Security
8 9 (21.95%) F5
9 8 (19.51%) Riverbed
9 8 (19.51%) Aerohive Networks
9 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
9 8 (19.51%) HP
10 7 (17.07%) CCNA
11 6 (14.63%) Degree
11 6 (14.63%) ProxySG
11 6 (14.63%) Nokia
11 6 (14.63%) OSPF
11 6 (14.63%) BGP
11 6 (14.63%) EIGRP
11 6 (14.63%) LAN
11 6 (14.63%) VPN
11 6 (14.63%) UNIX

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 11 (26.83%) Wireless
2 11 (26.83%) NetScaler
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (24.39%) WAN
4 9 (21.95%) Network Security
5 6 (14.63%) LAN
5 6 (14.63%) VPN
5 6 (14.63%) OSPF
5 6 (14.63%) BGP
5 6 (14.63%) EIGRP
5 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (9.76%) SSL
6 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.76%) NetScreen
6 4 (9.76%) MPLS
7 3 (7.32%) VLAN
7 3 (7.32%) IPsec
7 3 (7.32%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (7.32%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Law
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Network Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Security Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) IT Security Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Network Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Security Architect
6 3 (7.32%) IT Security Architect
6 3 (7.32%) IT Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Network Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) Designer
8 1 (2.44%) Network Operations Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Head of Network Operations
8 1 (2.44%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Statistics
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) UNIX
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) CentOS
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Asset Management
2 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
3 6 (14.63%) Performance Management
4 5 (12.20%) SIEM
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Project Management
5 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (7.32%) Network Management
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.88%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (4.88%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security
6 2 (4.88%) Fund Management
6 2 (4.88%) Network Design
6 2 (4.88%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) Perl
3 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.44%) VBScript
5 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (43.90%) CCNP
3 7 (17.07%) CCNA
4 6 (14.63%) Degree
5 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.32%) CCIE
6 3 (7.32%) CCDP
7 2 (4.88%) CISSP
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.88%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.88%) MCITP
8 1 (2.44%) CCSP
8 1 (2.44%) CCSA
8 1 (2.44%) CCVP
8 1 (2.44%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) ProxySG
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Snort
3 2 (4.88%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.88%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.44%) Netcool
3 1 (2.44%) HP NNM
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) Cisco
2 25 (60.98%) CheckPoint
3 10 (24.39%) Juniper
4 9 (21.95%) F5
5 8 (19.51%) Riverbed
5 8 (19.51%) Aerohive Networks
5 8 (19.51%) HP
6 6 (14.63%) Nokia
7 5 (12.20%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.76%) Citrix
9 3 (7.32%) Brocade
9 3 (7.32%) ProCurve
10 2 (4.88%) Aruba
10 2 (4.88%) VMware
11 1 (2.44%) Mitel
11 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire
11 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.44%) Symantec
11 1 (2.44%) Remedy
11 1 (2.44%) McAfee
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