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 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 625 550 545
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -5
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 230 320 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.70% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 189 200 223
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,205 £36,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +3.88%
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
46979 46017 49233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.76% 47.59% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 39039 37039 41575
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 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 27 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
London -18 93 £52,500 -4.54% 14
South East -63 70 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Yorkshire +2 34 £52,500 +10.52% 4
West Midlands -32 11 £42,500 +6.25%
North West -5 10 £41,000 -5.74% 1
East Midlands +15 6 £31,025 -17.26%
South West -12 5 - - 1
East of England -15 4 £50,250 +4.68% 1
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 400 (77.67%) CheckPoint
2 395 (76.70%) Firewall
3 385 (74.76%) Cisco
4 286 (55.53%) Juniper
5 252 (48.93%) F5
6 243 (47.18%) Network Security
7 227 (44.08%) Cisco Certification
8 195 (37.86%) Cisco ASA
9 175 (33.98%) CCNP
10 123 (23.88%) Websense
11 110 (21.36%) Windows
12 109 (21.17%) Linux
13 108 (20.97%) DNS
14 102 (19.81%) OSPF
15 98 (19.03%) McAfee
15 98 (19.03%) BGP
15 98 (19.03%) TCP/IP
16 93 (18.06%) Fortinet
17 90 (17.48%) VPN
18 89 (17.28%) Information Security
19 87 (16.89%) Finance
20 85 (16.50%) CCSE
21 83 (16.12%) CCNA
22 81 (15.73%) WAN
23 78 (15.15%) Wireless
24 69 (13.40%) Microsoft
24 69 (13.40%) UNIX
24 69 (13.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
25 68 (13.20%) DHCP
26 67 (13.01%) LAN

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 28 (5.44%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.14%) Apache
3 10 (1.94%) Lync
4 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.58%) IIS
5 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (4.47%) MS Excel
1 23 (4.47%) MS Visio
2 16 (3.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) MS Project
3 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) RMDS
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 395 (76.70%) Firewall
2 243 (47.18%) Network Security
3 195 (37.86%) Cisco ASA
4 108 (20.97%) DNS
5 102 (19.81%) OSPF
6 98 (19.03%) BGP
6 98 (19.03%) TCP/IP
7 90 (17.48%) VPN
8 81 (15.73%) WAN
9 78 (15.15%) Wireless
10 69 (13.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 68 (13.20%) DHCP
12 67 (13.01%) LAN
13 65 (12.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 61 (11.84%) Cisco IOS
15 53 (10.29%) Cisco Nexus
16 50 (9.71%) MPLS
17 41 (7.96%) VoIP
18 36 (6.99%) Internet
19 35 (6.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.19%) MySQL
General
1 87 (16.89%) Finance
2 44 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.88%) Banking
4 14 (2.72%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.17%) German Language
5 6 (1.17%) Legal
6 5 (0.97%) Multimedia
7 4 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.78%) Local Government
7 4 (0.78%) French Language
8 3 (0.58%) Law
9 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.39%) Back Office
9 2 (0.39%) Retail
10 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 184 (35.73%) Network Engineer
2 114 (22.14%) Security Engineer
3 69 (13.40%) Consultant
4 61 (11.84%) Network Security Engineer
5 57 (11.07%) Security Consultant
6 48 (9.32%) Support Engineer
7 41 (7.96%) Firewall Engineer
8 39 (7.57%) Network Support
9 38 (7.38%) Security Specialist
10 36 (6.99%) Network Support Engineer
11 32 (6.21%) Network Specialist
12 30 (5.83%) Network Security Specialist
13 28 (5.44%) Analyst
14 27 (5.24%) Network Consultant
15 24 (4.66%) Architect
16 23 (4.47%) Account Manager
16 23 (4.47%) Network Manager
16 23 (4.47%) Network Security Consultant
17 17 (3.30%) Security Manager
17 17 (3.30%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.78%) Rendezvous
2 2 (0.39%) CGI
3 1 (0.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.08%) Clustering
2 17 (3.30%) Thin Client
2 17 (3.30%) Fat Client
3 15 (2.91%) Hedge funds
4 10 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.17%) Visualisation
8 5 (0.97%) CESG
9 4 (0.78%) SecurID
9 4 (0.78%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.78%) Statistics
10 2 (0.39%) PKI
10 2 (0.39%) Derivative
10 2 (0.39%) Replication
11 1 (0.19%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.19%) EFT
11 1 (0.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 110 (21.36%) Windows
2 109 (21.17%) Linux
3 69 (13.40%) UNIX
4 38 (7.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (6.21%) Solaris
6 29 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (5.63%) Windows 7
7 14 (2.72%) Windows XP
8 13 (2.52%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.58%) CentOS
10 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (17.28%) Information Security
2 62 (12.04%) ITIL
3 50 (9.71%) Load Balancing
4 40 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (7.38%) Kalman Filter
6 35 (6.80%) SIEM
7 30 (5.83%) Change Control
8 29 (5.63%) E-Commerce
8 29 (5.63%) Mentoring
9 25 (4.85%) Low Latency
10 23 (4.47%) Network Design
11 22 (4.27%) Project Management
12 20 (3.88%) Network Monitoring
12 20 (3.88%) Line Management
13 19 (3.69%) Incident Management
13 19 (3.69%) Network Management
14 16 (3.11%) PRINCE2
15 15 (2.91%) CRM
15 15 (2.91%) Change Management
15 15 (2.91%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.99%) Perl
2 15 (2.91%) Tcl
3 13 (2.52%) Shell Script
4 10 (1.94%) C++
4 10 (1.94%) PHP
5 9 (1.75%) SQL
5 9 (1.75%) Python
5 9 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.36%) C
7 1 (0.19%) Ruby
7 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 227 (44.08%) Cisco Certification
2 175 (33.98%) CCNP
3 85 (16.50%) CCSE
4 83 (16.12%) CCNA
5 67 (13.01%) CCSA
6 52 (10.10%) CISSP
7 49 (9.51%) Security Cleared
8 37 (7.18%) CCIE
9 35 (6.80%) SC Cleared
10 33 (6.41%) Degree
11 32 (6.21%) JNCIS
12 31 (6.02%) JNCIA
13 17 (3.30%) CCSP
14 15 (2.91%) Check Point Certification
15 10 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (1.75%) CISM
16 9 (1.75%) MCP
16 9 (1.75%) VCP4
16 9 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (1.75%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.18%) SLA
2 29 (5.63%) PCI DSS
3 20 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (3.69%) GPG13
5 12 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.17%) QA
6 6 (1.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (7.57%) Active Directory
3 38 (7.38%) ProxySG
4 19 (3.69%) Squid
5 12 (2.33%) XenServer
6 7 (1.36%) Snort
7 3 (0.58%) vSphere
8 2 (0.39%) Postfix
8 2 (0.39%) NFS
8 2 (0.39%) XenApp
9 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (4.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 18 (3.50%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
5 8 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (1.36%) FortiGate
7 5 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.58%) Cacti
8 3 (0.58%) Nagios
9 2 (0.39%) OpenView
9 2 (0.39%) Puppet
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.19%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.19%) Netcool
10 1 (0.19%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 400 (77.67%) CheckPoint
2 385 (74.76%) Cisco
3 286 (55.53%) Juniper
4 252 (48.93%) F5
5 123 (23.88%) Websense
6 98 (19.03%) McAfee
7 93 (18.06%) Fortinet
8 69 (13.40%) Microsoft
9 61 (11.84%) Citrix
10 59 (11.46%) VMware
11 54 (10.49%) HP
12 44 (8.54%) Riverbed
12 44 (8.54%) SolarWinds
13 37 (7.18%) Symantec
14 34 (6.60%) Sourcefire
14 34 (6.60%) Infoblox
15 31 (6.02%) Nokia
16 30 (5.83%) Imperva
17 29 (5.63%) SonicWALL
18 26 (5.05%) Aruba
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + NC Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance & yearly bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car, pen, health
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car, pen, health
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50 to £60k basic + Excellent Benefi
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 19 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago