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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 293 298 285
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 27 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.59% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 29
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.50%
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
5224 5556 5630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.62% 45.72% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4512 4780 5104
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 25 November 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 25 November 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 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 28 (62.22%) CheckPoint
2 28 (62.22%) Firewall
3 25 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (48.89%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (37.78%) Network Security
5 17 (37.78%) CCNP
5 17 (37.78%) Juniper
5 17 (37.78%) WAN
6 16 (35.56%) F5
7 13 (28.89%) Finance
8 12 (26.67%) LAN
8 12 (26.67%) VPN
8 12 (26.67%) Windows
8 12 (26.67%) McAfee
9 11 (24.44%) OSPF
10 10 (22.22%) MPLS
10 10 (22.22%) BGP
10 10 (22.22%) CCNA
10 10 (22.22%) HP
11 9 (20.00%) Citrix
11 9 (20.00%) Linux
11 9 (20.00%) ITIL
11 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
12 8 (17.78%) Project Management
13 7 (15.56%) EIGRP
13 7 (15.56%) SSL
13 7 (15.56%) UNIX
13 7 (15.56%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 2 (4.44%) IIS
1 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.44%) MS Project
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) Firewall
2 22 (48.89%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (37.78%) Network Security
3 17 (37.78%) WAN
4 12 (26.67%) LAN
4 12 (26.67%) VPN
5 11 (24.44%) OSPF
6 10 (22.22%) BGP
6 10 (22.22%) MPLS
7 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (15.56%) SSL
8 7 (15.56%) EIGRP
8 7 (15.56%) Wireless
8 7 (15.56%) IPsec
9 6 (13.33%) DNS
9 6 (13.33%) VoIP
9 6 (13.33%) LDAP
9 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (8.89%) ISDN
10 4 (8.89%) Internet
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Law
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Security Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) IT Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Security Architect
5 3 (6.67%) IT Security Architect
5 3 (6.67%) IT Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) IT Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Statistics
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) SecurID
4 1 (2.22%) Derivative
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
4 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (15.56%) UNIX
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Project Management
3 7 (15.56%) SIEM
3 7 (15.56%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (11.11%) Network Management
4 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.89%) Network Design
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.67%) Change Management
6 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.67%) CRM
6 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.67%) Line Management
6 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.44%) Information Security
7 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.44%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.22%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) C
2 2 (4.44%) Perl
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (37.78%) CCNP
3 10 (22.22%) CCNA
4 6 (13.33%) CCIE
4 6 (13.33%) CCSA
4 6 (13.33%) Degree
5 5 (11.11%) CCSP
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.89%) CISSP
7 3 (6.67%) CCSE
8 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.44%) MCITP
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.44%) CCVP
8 2 (4.44%) CCDP
9 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) ProxySG
3 2 (4.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.22%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.22%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) Cisco
2 28 (62.22%) CheckPoint
3 17 (37.78%) Juniper
4 16 (35.56%) F5
5 12 (26.67%) McAfee
6 10 (22.22%) HP
7 9 (20.00%) Citrix
8 6 (13.33%) Websense
9 5 (11.11%) VMware
9 5 (11.11%) Fortinet
10 4 (8.89%) IronPort
10 4 (8.89%) Qualys
10 4 (8.89%) Nokia
10 4 (8.89%) Symantec
10 4 (8.89%) Brocade
10 4 (8.89%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (6.67%) Riverbed
11 3 (6.67%) ProCurve
12 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
12 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago