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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 258 274 282
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 7 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.88% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 38 38
Average salary £72,500 £55,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% +20.21%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
2925 5019 4822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.82% 48.32% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2594 4348 4163
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Juniper
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) Palo Alto
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (50.00%) Presales
6 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 7 (43.75%) Riverbed
6 7 (43.75%) Migration
7 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 6 (37.50%) CCIE
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (25.00%) AlgoSec
8 4 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (25.00%) Line Management
8 4 (25.00%) F5
8 4 (25.00%) ArcSight
8 4 (25.00%) SIEM
8 4 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) Qualys
8 4 (25.00%) Network Security
8 4 (25.00%) HP
8 4 (25.00%) Dell
8 4 (25.00%) IBM
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (18.75%) FabricPath
4 3 (18.75%) Junos
4 3 (18.75%) VoIP
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Front Office
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Network Operations Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Security Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Security Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Juniper Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Presales
2 7 (43.75%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Line Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) SIEM
3 4 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCIE
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
4 3 (18.75%) JNCIA
4 3 (18.75%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.25%) VCAP
5 1 (6.25%) VCP5
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) ProxySG
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Juniper
3 10 (62.50%) Palo Alto
4 7 (43.75%) Riverbed
5 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 4 (25.00%) AlgoSec
6 4 (25.00%) ArcSight
6 4 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (25.00%) Dell
6 4 (25.00%) F5
6 4 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) IBM
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Qualys
7 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 3 (18.75%) CyberTech
8 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
9 1 (6.25%) VMware
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