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 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 282 322 281
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -41
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 31 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.14% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.31% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 34
Average salary £55,000 £59,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% +11.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £67,500 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -6.11%
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
4416 5752 5382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.28% 46.14% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3773 4800 4724
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015, 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 65 (89.04%) Cisco
2 59 (80.82%) CheckPoint
3 45 (61.64%) Juniper
4 41 (56.16%) Firewall
4 41 (56.16%) Cisco ASA
5 36 (49.32%) Finance
6 26 (35.62%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (35.62%) Fortinet
7 21 (28.77%) F5
8 18 (24.66%) Data Centre
8 18 (24.66%) Service Delivery
9 17 (23.29%) TCP/IP
10 16 (21.92%) VPN
10 16 (21.92%) Network Security
11 15 (20.55%) Cisco PIX
12 14 (19.18%) DNS
12 14 (19.18%) LAN
12 14 (19.18%) SSL
12 14 (19.18%) Telecoms
13 13 (17.81%) Management Information System
13 13 (17.81%) NetScreen
13 13 (17.81%) Citrix
13 13 (17.81%) IronPort
13 13 (17.81%) Cisco ISE
14 12 (16.44%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (16.44%) CCNA
15 11 (15.07%) CCNP
15 11 (15.07%) WAN
15 11 (15.07%) Change Management
15 11 (15.07%) CCSE

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 41 (56.16%) Firewall
1 41 (56.16%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (23.29%) TCP/IP
3 16 (21.92%) VPN
3 16 (21.92%) Network Security
4 15 (20.55%) Cisco PIX
5 14 (19.18%) DNS
5 14 (19.18%) SSL
5 14 (19.18%) LAN
6 13 (17.81%) NetScreen
6 13 (17.81%) Cisco ISE
7 12 (16.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (15.07%) WAN
9 9 (12.33%) VoIP
10 8 (10.96%) Wireless
10 8 (10.96%) OSPF
10 8 (10.96%) BGP
11 7 (9.59%) FWSM
12 6 (8.22%) Nortel Alteon
12 6 (8.22%) Nortel Contivity
General
1 36 (49.32%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.96%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.48%) Marketing
4 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.48%) Electronics
5 2 (2.74%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Network Engineer
2 18 (24.66%) Consultant
3 14 (19.18%) Security Consultant
4 10 (13.70%) Senior Consultant
4 10 (13.70%) Network Support Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Network Support
4 10 (13.70%) Security Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Security Technical Consultant
5 9 (12.33%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) Design Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Network Design Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Sales Manager
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Security Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Network Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) Server Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) 802.1X
2 4 (5.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) DTV
4 2 (2.74%) CMDB
5 1 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.37%) PKI
5 1 (1.37%) Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) UNIX
2 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Service Delivery
2 11 (15.07%) Change Management
3 10 (13.70%) ITIL
4 8 (10.96%) Network Design
4 8 (10.96%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.85%) Performance Management
5 5 (6.85%) Migration
6 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (5.48%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.11%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (4.11%) Project Management
7 3 (4.11%) Information Security
8 2 (2.74%) Service Management
8 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (2.74%) SIEM
8 2 (2.74%) Cyber Security
9 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.37%) People Management
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.44%) CCNA
3 11 (15.07%) CCSE
3 11 (15.07%) CCNP
4 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.85%) CCIE
6 5 (6.85%) JNCIS
6 5 (6.85%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.74%) Degree
7 2 (2.74%) MCSE
7 2 (2.74%) CISSP
7 2 (2.74%) CEH
7 2 (2.74%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.37%) CCSA
8 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) ProxySG
2 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 65 (89.04%) Cisco
2 59 (80.82%) CheckPoint
3 45 (61.64%) Juniper
4 26 (35.62%) Fortinet
5 21 (28.77%) F5
6 13 (17.81%) Citrix
6 13 (17.81%) IronPort
7 10 (13.70%) Tufin
7 10 (13.70%) McAfee
8 8 (10.96%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (10.96%) Siebel
9 7 (9.59%) HP
9 7 (9.59%) Nortel
10 6 (8.22%) Websense
10 6 (8.22%) Mitel
10 6 (8.22%) Aruba
10 6 (8.22%) ProCurve
11 5 (6.85%) Sourcefire
11 5 (6.85%) Nokia
11 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
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