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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 234 255 291
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +36
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 2 8 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% 0.12% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% 0.27% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 34
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +6.81%
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
2321 2984 5322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.64% 43.95% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2100 2604 4592
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,941
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 12 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) Banking
3 9 (60.00%) CISSP
3 9 (60.00%) Qualys
3 9 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (60.00%) FireEye
3 9 (60.00%) Web Filtering
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
6 4 (26.67%) Splunk
6 4 (26.67%) Email Filtering
6 4 (26.67%) Security Auditing
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (26.67%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) Forcepoint
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) Information Security
7 3 (20.00%) Legal
7 3 (20.00%) WSUS

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) SSL
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
4 3 (20.00%) HTTP
4 3 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 3 (20.00%) LDAP
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) snoop
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) tcpdump
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 10 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
3 4 (26.67%) IT Security Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Security Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Security Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Storage Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 9 (60.00%) Web Filtering
2 4 (26.67%) Email Filtering
2 4 (26.67%) Security Auditing
2 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) OpenView
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 9 (60.00%) FireEye
2 9 (60.00%) Qualys
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Cyber-Ark
4 4 (26.67%) Forcepoint
4 4 (26.67%) Splunk
5 3 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (13.33%) F5
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
7 1 (6.67%) NetScout
7 1 (6.67%) ScanSafe
7 1 (6.67%) VMware