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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 250 235 265
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +30
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.055% 0.12% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Average salary £50,250 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £45,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
3423 3019 4035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.99% 45.74% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2730 2414 3423
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram 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 23 January 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
Hertfordshire -10 3 £57,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £43,000 -
Blue Coat
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (81.82%) Firewall
3 16 (72.73%) CCNP
3 16 (72.73%) VPN
4 15 (68.18%) MPLS
5 14 (63.64%) Windows
6 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 11 (50.00%) VPLS
8 10 (45.45%) Wireless
8 10 (45.45%) OSPF
8 10 (45.45%) BGP
8 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds
9 9 (40.91%) VCP4
9 9 (40.91%) Change Control
9 9 (40.91%) VCP5
9 9 (40.91%) MCP
9 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
10 8 (36.36%) VoIP
10 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
10 8 (36.36%) UNIX
10 8 (36.36%) ITIL
10 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
10 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (36.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 8 (36.36%) VMware
10 8 (36.36%) Document Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) VPN
3 15 (68.18%) MPLS
4 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (50.00%) VPLS
6 10 (45.45%) Wireless
6 10 (45.45%) OSPF
6 10 (45.45%) BGP
7 8 (36.36%) VoIP
7 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
8 6 (27.27%) WAN
9 5 (22.73%) LAN
10 4 (18.18%) Multicast
10 4 (18.18%) DHCP
10 4 (18.18%) DNS
10 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (18.18%) VLAN
10 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Network Support
3 6 (27.27%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Network Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Security Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.55%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) UNIX
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Change Control
2 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Document Management
3 5 (22.73%) Network Management
4 4 (18.18%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (72.73%) CCNP
3 9 (40.91%) VCP4
3 9 (40.91%) VCP5
3 9 (40.91%) MCP
4 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (36.36%) MBCS
5 3 (13.64%) VCAP
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) CCIE
6 2 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds
4 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) F5
6 6 (27.27%) Juniper
7 2 (9.09%) Trend Micro
7 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire
7 2 (9.09%) Crossbeam
7 2 (9.09%) Websense
7 2 (9.09%) McAfee
8 1 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.55%) Brocade
8 1 (4.55%) Foundry
8 1 (4.55%) Aruba
8 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
8 1 (4.55%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (4.55%) Meraki
8 1 (4.55%) Meru Networks