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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
UK / England
Rank 695 711 700
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 145 196 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.47% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 91 168 181
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,478 £31,025
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

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
34529 41873 46361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.81% 45.30% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28073 34729 38372
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +63 91 £52,500 +11.70%
London +24 30 £60,000 +20.00% 8
East of England +20 15 £29,000 +3.57%
Yorkshire +16 2 £44,000 -2.22%
West Midlands -5 2 £42,500 -34.61% 1
North West - 2 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands +4 1 £60,000 +20.60% 1
South West -4 1 £54,000 -6.08%
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 210 (68.18%) Cisco
2 195 (63.31%) Juniper
2 195 (63.31%) CheckPoint
3 191 (62.01%) F5
4 185 (60.06%) Firewall
5 134 (43.51%) Palo Alto
6 129 (41.88%) TCP/IP
7 107 (34.74%) Windows
8 100 (32.47%) Linux
9 91 (29.55%) Network Security
10 85 (27.60%) Risk Management
11 84 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
12 80 (25.97%) Unix
12 80 (25.97%) VPN
13 69 (22.40%) Sourcefire
14 62 (20.13%) ProxySG
15 60 (19.48%) Information Security
16 59 (19.16%) ITIL
17 58 (18.83%) Windows Server 2008
18 56 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
19 55 (17.86%) CCIE
20 54 (17.53%) Fortinet
21 51 (16.56%) Kalman Filter
21 51 (16.56%) Intel Security
22 50 (16.23%) Windows Server 2003
22 50 (16.23%) Solaris
22 50 (16.23%) Finance
23 49 (15.91%) Data Centre
24 48 (15.58%) Crossbeam
24 48 (15.58%) Wireless

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.57%) Skype for Business
2 8 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.97%) Apache
4 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.97%) IIS
5 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (4.87%) MS Excel
1 15 (4.87%) MS Office
1 15 (4.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 14 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) G Suite
4 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 185 (60.06%) Firewall
2 129 (41.88%) TCP/IP
3 91 (29.55%) Network Security
4 80 (25.97%) VPN
5 56 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 48 (15.58%) SSL
6 48 (15.58%) Wireless
7 45 (14.61%) DNS
8 42 (13.64%) WAN
9 38 (12.34%) LAN
9 38 (12.34%) OSPF
10 34 (11.04%) HTTP
11 32 (10.39%) BGP
12 29 (9.42%) DHCP
13 27 (8.77%) IPsec
14 26 (8.44%) Internet
15 24 (7.79%) Cisco Wireless
16 23 (7.47%) Cisco Nexus
17 22 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
17 22 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.60%) InfluxDB
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.32%) Big Data
6 1 (0.32%) MS Access
6 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 50 (16.23%) Finance
2 35 (11.36%) German Language
3 26 (8.44%) Banking
4 16 (5.19%) French Language
5 14 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.30%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Retail
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (28.90%) Security Engineer
2 62 (20.13%) Network Engineer
3 61 (19.81%) Juniper Engineer
4 40 (12.99%) Consultant
5 39 (12.66%) Security Consultant
6 33 (10.71%) Analyst
6 33 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 33 (10.71%) Senior Security Engineer
7 28 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
8 22 (7.14%) Architect
8 22 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 21 (6.82%) Security Analyst
10 20 (6.49%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 18 (5.84%) Blue Coat Engineer
11 18 (5.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 17 (5.52%) Senior Network Engineer
13 16 (5.19%) Network Support
14 15 (4.87%) Network Security Engineer
14 15 (4.87%) NOC Engineer
14 15 (4.87%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.87%) 802.1X
2 10 (3.25%) Web Services
3 3 (0.97%) HTML
4 2 (0.65%) SAML
5 1 (0.32%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.12%) Security Operations Centre
3 24 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.57%) User Experience
5 6 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.95%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.95%) Statistics
6 5 (1.62%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.32%) Clustering
8 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.32%) iPhone
8 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.32%) NHS
8 1 (0.32%) PKI
8 1 (0.32%) SCADA
8 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 107 (34.74%) Windows
2 100 (32.47%) Linux
3 80 (25.97%) Unix
4 58 (18.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (16.23%) Solaris
5 50 (16.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (15.26%) Windows 2000
7 16 (5.19%) Windows Server
8 13 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.32%) Android
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (27.60%) Risk Management
2 60 (19.48%) Information Security
3 59 (19.16%) ITIL
4 51 (16.56%) Kalman Filter
5 35 (11.36%) Security Operations
6 34 (11.04%) Mentoring
7 28 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 27 (8.77%) Presales
9 22 (7.14%) Change Control
10 19 (6.17%) Project Management
11 17 (5.52%) Load Balancing
11 17 (5.52%) Service Management
11 17 (5.52%) Web Filtering
12 15 (4.87%) Security Management
13 14 (4.55%) Change Management
13 14 (4.55%) Content Management
13 14 (4.55%) Identity Management
13 14 (4.55%) Network Architecture
13 14 (4.55%) Service Delivery
14 13 (4.22%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.27%) SQL
2 6 (1.95%) Shell Script
3 5 (1.62%) Python
4 4 (1.30%) Perl
5 3 (0.97%) C
5 3 (0.97%) C++
5 3 (0.97%) PHP
5 3 (0.97%) VB
6 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.32%) Java
6 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 84 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (17.86%) CCIE
3 46 (14.94%) CCNP
4 34 (11.04%) Degree
5 29 (9.42%) CISSP
6 26 (8.44%) CCNA
6 26 (8.44%) CCSE
7 22 (7.14%) JNCIS
8 17 (5.52%) CCSP
9 12 (3.90%) Security Cleared
10 11 (3.57%) CISA
11 10 (3.25%) GCIH
12 9 (2.92%) CEH
13 8 (2.60%) JNCIP
13 8 (2.60%) MCP
14 7 (2.27%) CCSA
15 5 (1.62%) SC Cleared
16 4 (1.30%) JNCIA
17 3 (0.97%) CSSLP
17 3 (0.97%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.06%) SLA
2 16 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (4.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (20.13%) ProxySG
2 21 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.17%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.92%) Snort
5 3 (0.97%) Sendmail
5 3 (0.97%) XenApp
5 3 (0.97%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (4.55%) Nagios
2 12 (3.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
3 11 (3.57%) TrustSec
4 10 (3.25%) SCOM
5 8 (2.60%) Nessus
6 4 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.97%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.97%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (0.97%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (0.97%) Proventia
7 3 (0.97%) SCCM
8 2 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.65%) WSUS
9 1 (0.32%) HP NNM
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.32%) OPNET
9 1 (0.32%) QRadar
Vendors
1 210 (68.18%) Cisco
2 195 (63.31%) CheckPoint
2 195 (63.31%) Juniper
3 191 (62.01%) F5
4 134 (43.51%) Palo Alto
5 69 (22.40%) Sourcefire
6 54 (17.53%) Fortinet
7 51 (16.56%) Intel Security
8 48 (15.58%) Crossbeam
9 34 (11.04%) HP
10 33 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 29 (9.42%) Citrix
12 28 (9.09%) Symantec
13 27 (8.77%) Riverbed
14 26 (8.44%) FireEye
14 26 (8.44%) SolarWinds
15 25 (8.12%) VMware
16 24 (7.79%) TippingPoint
17 23 (7.47%) Forcepoint
18 20 (6.49%) Brocade
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £10k Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 19 days ago
London
CACI Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, North West, United Kingdom
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago