The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 256 245 246
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 8 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.23% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.51% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 5
Average salary £25,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.57% -5.33%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -2.22%
Blue Coat
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3209 3543 3467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 43.68% 46.11% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2661 2923 2935
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the East of England region.

Blue Coat Salary Trend in the East of England

Blue Coat
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk -1 5 £25,000 -
Essex - 3 £30,500 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 30 (100.00%) Juniper
2 28 (93.33%) CheckPoint
3 27 (90.00%) Windows
3 27 (90.00%) F5
4 22 (73.33%) Linux
4 22 (73.33%) TCP/IP
5 15 (50.00%) Crossbeam
5 15 (50.00%) Trend Micro
6 13 (43.33%) Firewall
7 11 (36.67%) VPN
8 8 (26.67%) Cisco
9 6 (20.00%) DNS
9 6 (20.00%) DHCP
10 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
10 5 (16.67%) LAN
10 5 (16.67%) CCNP
10 5 (16.67%) CCNA
10 5 (16.67%) Nortel
10 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (16.67%) Avaya
10 5 (16.67%) NetScreen
10 5 (16.67%) Data Integration
10 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
10 5 (16.67%) Infoblox
10 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
10 5 (16.67%) CCSA
10 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (6.67%) Degree
11 2 (6.67%) Fortinet

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (43.33%) Firewall
3 11 (36.67%) VPN
4 6 (20.00%) DNS
4 6 (20.00%) DHCP
5 5 (16.67%) LAN
5 5 (16.67%) NetScreen
6 2 (6.67%) SSL
6 2 (6.67%) Wireless
6 2 (6.67%) Network Security
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco ISE
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 16 (53.33%) Support Engineer
3 15 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 15 (50.00%) Network Support
4 6 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.33%) Validation
3 1 (3.33%) Network Design
3 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCNP
1 5 (16.67%) CCNA
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (16.67%) CCSA
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Juniper
2 28 (93.33%) CheckPoint
3 27 (90.00%) F5
4 15 (50.00%) Trend Micro
4 15 (50.00%) Crossbeam
5 8 (26.67%) Cisco
6 5 (16.67%) Nortel
6 5 (16.67%) Avaya
6 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 5 (16.67%) Infoblox
7 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.67%) Aruba
8 1 (3.33%) IronPort