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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 266 313 296
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -17
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 40 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 23
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.63%
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
5241 5405 5604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.06% 45.62% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4599 4680 5058
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 38 (73.08%) Cisco
2 34 (65.38%) Firewall
3 33 (63.46%) CheckPoint
4 28 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (38.46%) Juniper
7 19 (36.54%) McAfee
7 19 (36.54%) Network Security
7 19 (36.54%) Finance
8 18 (34.62%) CCNP
8 18 (34.62%) F5
9 13 (25.00%) MPLS
9 13 (25.00%) WAN
10 12 (23.08%) DNS
10 12 (23.08%) ITIL
10 12 (23.08%) Project Management
10 12 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (21.15%) OSPF
11 11 (21.15%) VoIP
11 11 (21.15%) VPN
11 11 (21.15%) McAfee ePO
12 10 (19.23%) LAN
12 10 (19.23%) HP
13 9 (17.31%) Symantec
13 9 (17.31%) Citrix
13 9 (17.31%) Qualys
13 9 (17.31%) Windows
13 9 (17.31%) SIEM
13 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
13 9 (17.31%) BGP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (3.85%) IIS
1 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 34 (65.38%) Firewall
2 28 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (36.54%) Network Security
4 13 (25.00%) MPLS
4 13 (25.00%) WAN
5 12 (23.08%) DNS
6 11 (21.15%) VPN
6 11 (21.15%) VoIP
6 11 (21.15%) OSPF
7 10 (19.23%) LAN
8 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
8 9 (17.31%) BGP
9 8 (15.38%) LDAP
10 6 (11.54%) SSL
10 6 (11.54%) EIGRP
10 6 (11.54%) Wireless
10 6 (11.54%) IPsec
11 5 (9.62%) DHCP
11 5 (9.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (7.69%) ISDN
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Law
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Security Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Network Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 8 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Security Specialist
4 6 (11.54%) Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) VoIP Specialist
5 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) IT Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Statistics
1 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) SecurID
3 1 (1.92%) Derivative
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) UNIX
3 5 (9.62%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
1 12 (23.08%) Project Management
1 12 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (17.31%) SIEM
3 6 (11.54%) Network Management
3 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.62%) CRM
5 4 (7.69%) Network Design
5 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.77%) Line Management
6 3 (5.77%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.77%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.77%) Change Management
7 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.85%) Service Management
7 2 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.85%) Information Security
7 2 (3.85%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) C
2 3 (5.77%) SQL
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (34.62%) CCNP
3 8 (15.38%) CISSP
3 8 (15.38%) CCSA
4 6 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (11.54%) CCNA
4 6 (11.54%) CCIE
5 5 (9.62%) CCSP
6 4 (7.69%) CCSE
6 4 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (3.85%) CCVP
7 2 (3.85%) CCDP
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) ProxySG
3 2 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.92%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (1.92%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.92%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 38 (73.08%) Cisco
2 33 (63.46%) CheckPoint
3 20 (38.46%) Juniper
4 19 (36.54%) McAfee
5 18 (34.62%) F5
6 10 (19.23%) HP
7 9 (17.31%) Symantec
7 9 (17.31%) Citrix
7 9 (17.31%) Qualys
8 8 (15.38%) Websense
9 7 (13.46%) Fortinet
10 6 (11.54%) IronPort
10 6 (11.54%) Barracuda Networks
10 6 (11.54%) SolarWinds
11 4 (7.69%) Riverbed
11 4 (7.69%) VMware
12 3 (5.77%) Brocade
12 3 (5.77%) Nokia
12 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
13 2 (3.85%) ProCurve
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FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 20% bonus + £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per month + Bonus,Pension,Holiday,Health care
Posted: 21 days ago