The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 596 613 479
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -134
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 294 320 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.61% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 200 228 306
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,250 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Blue Coat
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48732 52410 50360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.94% 46.47% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39698 42501 41507
Average salary £46,377 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in England

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in England

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in England

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in England

Blue Coat
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
London +14 114 £60,000 +9.09% 16
South East +4 95 £45,000 - 6
Yorkshire +13 38 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North West +9 19 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East of England +35 14 £25,000 -50.00% 4
East Midlands +12 7 £63,750 +70.00%
West Midlands -20 4 £38,750 -10.91% 1
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 441 (85.63%) CheckPoint
2 424 (82.33%) Cisco
3 356 (69.13%) Firewall
4 287 (55.73%) Juniper
5 254 (49.32%) Cisco Certification
6 244 (47.38%) F5
7 239 (46.41%) Cisco ASA
8 197 (38.25%) Network Security
9 158 (30.68%) CCNP
10 127 (24.66%) Finance
10 127 (24.66%) CCSE
11 126 (24.47%) Fortinet
12 112 (21.75%) TCP/IP
13 109 (21.17%) CCNA
14 94 (18.25%) WAN
15 93 (18.06%) McAfee
16 91 (17.67%) DNS
17 86 (16.70%) ITIL
18 83 (16.12%) NetScreen
19 82 (15.92%) Information Security
20 81 (15.73%) Websense
21 80 (15.53%) Cisco PIX
22 78 (15.15%) Linux
23 77 (14.95%) Wireless
24 76 (14.76%) LAN
25 75 (14.56%) Windows
26 72 (13.98%) Citrix
27 71 (13.79%) HP
27 71 (13.79%) IronPort
28 69 (13.40%) Tufin

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.36%) Lync
3 3 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (0.58%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.36%) MS Office
3 5 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.58%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.97%) Mimecast
2 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 356 (69.13%) Firewall
2 239 (46.41%) Cisco ASA
3 197 (38.25%) Network Security
4 112 (21.75%) TCP/IP
5 94 (18.25%) WAN
6 91 (17.67%) DNS
7 83 (16.12%) NetScreen
8 80 (15.53%) Cisco PIX
9 77 (14.95%) Wireless
10 76 (14.76%) LAN
11 64 (12.43%) VPN
12 62 (12.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 60 (11.65%) DHCP
14 57 (11.07%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 56 (10.87%) OSPF
16 55 (10.68%) Cisco Nexus
17 52 (10.10%) Cisco ISE
18 50 (9.71%) BGP
19 43 (8.35%) VoIP
20 42 (8.16%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
General
1 127 (24.66%) Finance
2 58 (11.26%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.91%) Manufacturing
3 15 (2.91%) Banking
3 15 (2.91%) Multimedia
4 9 (1.75%) Marketing
4 9 (1.75%) Electronics
5 6 (1.17%) Legal
6 4 (0.78%) Back Office
6 4 (0.78%) Local Government
7 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.58%) Law
7 3 (0.58%) Retail
8 2 (0.39%) Billing
9 1 (0.19%) French Language
9 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 165 (32.04%) Network Engineer
2 112 (21.75%) Security Engineer
3 111 (21.55%) Consultant
4 92 (17.86%) Security Consultant
5 49 (9.51%) Support Engineer
6 48 (9.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 43 (8.35%) Security Specialist
8 41 (7.96%) Senior Consultant
9 37 (7.18%) Senior Security Consultant
10 36 (6.99%) Network Support
10 36 (6.99%) Analyst
11 34 (6.60%) Network Specialist
12 33 (6.41%) Network Support Engineer
13 32 (6.21%) Technical Consultant
14 30 (5.83%) Network Security Specialist
15 29 (5.63%) Network Consultant
16 27 (5.24%) Network Security Consultant
17 22 (4.27%) Architect
18 21 (4.08%) Security Technical Consultant
19 20 (3.88%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.58%) Web Services
1 3 (0.58%) Rendezvous
2 2 (0.39%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.96%) Management Information System
2 16 (3.11%) Thin Client
2 16 (3.11%) Fat Client
3 15 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (1.94%) Hedge funds
5 9 (1.75%) DTV
6 7 (1.36%) PKI
6 7 (1.36%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.97%) CMDB
8 5 (0.97%) CESG
9 3 (0.58%) IPTV
9 3 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.58%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.39%) Statistics
10 2 (0.39%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.39%) Replication
11 1 (0.19%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.19%) Clustering
11 1 (0.19%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 78 (15.15%) Linux
2 75 (14.56%) Windows
3 47 (9.13%) UNIX
4 25 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (4.08%) Solaris
6 19 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (3.11%) Windows 2000
8 10 (1.94%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.36%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (16.70%) ITIL
2 82 (15.92%) Information Security
3 40 (7.77%) Service Delivery
4 35 (6.80%) Mentoring
5 33 (6.41%) SIEM
6 32 (6.21%) Load Balancing
7 28 (5.44%) Kalman Filter
8 27 (5.24%) Change Management
9 24 (4.66%) Network Monitoring
10 23 (4.47%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (4.27%) Project Management
11 22 (4.27%) Line Management
12 19 (3.69%) Change Control
13 17 (3.30%) Migration
13 17 (3.30%) Incident Management
14 15 (2.91%) CRM
14 15 (2.91%) E-Commerce
15 14 (2.72%) Network Design
15 14 (2.72%) Security Architecture
16 13 (2.52%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.14%) Perl
2 9 (1.75%) C
2 9 (1.75%) Python
3 8 (1.55%) PowerShell
4 7 (1.36%) SQL
5 4 (0.78%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.58%) C++
6 3 (0.58%) PHP
7 1 (0.19%) Ruby
7 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 254 (49.32%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (30.68%) CCNP
3 127 (24.66%) CCSE
4 109 (21.17%) CCNA
5 54 (10.49%) JNCIS
6 53 (10.29%) Security Cleared
6 53 (10.29%) CCIE
7 51 (9.90%) CCSA
8 48 (9.32%) CISSP
9 39 (7.57%) SC Cleared
10 34 (6.60%) Degree
11 18 (3.50%) JNCIA
12 12 (2.33%) JNCIP
13 9 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.55%) CISM
15 7 (1.36%) CEH
16 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (0.78%) MCSE
17 3 (0.58%) MCP
17 3 (0.58%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.96%) SLA
2 37 (7.18%) PCI DSS
3 28 (5.44%) GPG13
3 28 (5.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.75%) QA
6 5 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (8.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (6.41%) ProxySG
3 28 (5.44%) Squid
4 23 (4.47%) Active Directory
5 15 (2.91%) XenServer
6 3 (0.58%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.58%) Snort
Systems Management
1 17 (3.30%) McAfee ePO
2 14 (2.72%) CiscoWorks
3 12 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.17%) FortiGate
6 5 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (0.97%) Nagios
7 4 (0.78%) OpenView
8 3 (0.58%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (0.58%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.39%) SCCM
9 2 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.19%) Cacti
10 1 (0.19%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 441 (85.63%) CheckPoint
2 424 (82.33%) Cisco
3 287 (55.73%) Juniper
4 244 (47.38%) F5
5 126 (24.47%) Fortinet
6 93 (18.06%) McAfee
7 81 (15.73%) Websense
8 72 (13.98%) Citrix
9 71 (13.79%) HP
9 71 (13.79%) IronPort
10 69 (13.40%) Tufin
11 48 (9.32%) SolarWinds
12 46 (8.93%) VMware
13 41 (7.96%) Sourcefire
13 41 (7.96%) Microsoft
13 41 (7.96%) Infoblox
14 36 (6.99%) Aruba
15 29 (5.63%) Imperva
16 27 (5.24%) Nokia
17 26 (5.05%) Symantec
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
Hays Telecoms
Posted: 23 hours ago
Suffolk
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Car + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + £7,200 Travel Allowance + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
Posted: 6 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago