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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 685 681 608
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -73
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 224 252 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.53% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 190 204 209
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,050 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
42938 47211 46200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.46% 47.56% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35636 39136 37034
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
South East +25 87 £47,500 - 7
London -22 73 £52,500 -3.22% 7
East of England +19 21 £28,000 -34.88% 1
South West +4 20 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands -16 9 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Yorkshire -24 8 £47,500 -9.52% 5
East Midlands 0 3 £67,500 +117.56%
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 333 (77.99%) Cisco
2 283 (66.28%) Juniper
3 274 (64.17%) CheckPoint
4 273 (63.93%) Firewall
5 249 (58.31%) F5
6 189 (44.26%) Palo Alto
7 158 (37.00%) Cisco Certification
8 150 (35.13%) Network Security
9 125 (29.27%) Windows
10 124 (29.04%) CCNP
11 123 (28.81%) Cisco ASA
12 122 (28.57%) TCP/IP
13 116 (27.17%) Linux
14 109 (25.53%) ITIL
15 91 (21.31%) Information Security
16 82 (19.20%) Intel Security
17 81 (18.97%) Presales
18 80 (18.74%) Sourcefire
19 75 (17.56%) VPN
19 75 (17.56%) Fortinet
20 73 (17.10%) Unix
21 72 (16.86%) Windows Server 2008
22 69 (16.16%) Crossbeam
23 67 (15.69%) Windows 2000
24 65 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
24 65 (15.22%) Finance
25 64 (14.99%) Solaris
25 64 (14.99%) German Language
26 63 (14.75%) Risk Management
27 62 (14.52%) DNS

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (1.41%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.94%) MS Office
3 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 273 (63.93%) Firewall
2 150 (35.13%) Network Security
3 123 (28.81%) Cisco ASA
4 122 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 75 (17.56%) VPN
6 62 (14.52%) DNS
7 60 (14.05%) WAN
8 55 (12.88%) MPLS
8 55 (12.88%) Wireless
9 41 (9.60%) Cisco Nexus
10 40 (9.37%) SSL
11 39 (9.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 39 (9.13%) LAN
11 39 (9.13%) OSPF
12 36 (8.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 33 (7.73%) DHCP
14 30 (7.03%) VoIP
15 27 (6.32%) Internet
16 25 (5.85%) BGP
17 21 (4.92%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.87%) Big Data
3 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 65 (15.22%) Finance
2 64 (14.99%) German Language
3 57 (13.35%) French Language
4 36 (8.43%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.45%) Banking
6 14 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (2.58%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.58%) Spanish Language
8 8 (1.87%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.64%) Multimedia
10 6 (1.41%) Legal
11 4 (0.94%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.70%) Billing
13 2 (0.47%) Front Office
13 2 (0.47%) Retail
14 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 137 (32.08%) Security Engineer
2 133 (31.15%) Network Engineer
3 62 (14.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 58 (13.58%) Consultant
5 53 (12.41%) Support Engineer
6 48 (11.24%) Network Security Engineer
7 46 (10.77%) Security Consultant
8 39 (9.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 37 (8.67%) Juniper Engineer
9 37 (8.67%) Network Support
10 34 (7.96%) Architect
11 30 (7.03%) Analyst
11 30 (7.03%) Network Security Consultant
11 30 (7.03%) Senior Network Engineer
12 29 (6.79%) Network Consultant
13 28 (6.56%) Network Support Engineer
14 27 (6.32%) Cisco Security Engineer
15 26 (6.09%) Cisco Architect
16 22 (5.15%) Network Analyst
17 20 (4.68%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.87%) Web Services
2 3 (0.70%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.70%) XMPP
3 2 (0.47%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.94%) Data Centre
2 25 (5.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 17 (3.98%) Cyberthreat
4 13 (3.04%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (2.81%) Private Cloud
6 10 (2.34%) Security Operations Centre
7 8 (1.87%) Hedge funds
7 8 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.87%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.64%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.17%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.17%) Clustering
9 5 (1.17%) NHS
9 5 (1.17%) Replication
10 4 (0.94%) CESG
10 4 (0.94%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.94%) Online Banking
10 4 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 125 (29.27%) Windows
2 116 (27.17%) Linux
3 73 (17.10%) Unix
4 72 (16.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (15.69%) Windows 2000
6 65 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 64 (14.99%) Solaris
8 13 (3.04%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.41%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.17%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.94%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (25.53%) ITIL
2 91 (21.31%) Information Security
3 81 (18.97%) Presales
4 63 (14.75%) Risk Management
5 48 (11.24%) Mentoring
6 42 (9.84%) Migration
7 29 (6.79%) Coaching
8 27 (6.32%) Network Design
9 26 (6.09%) Cybersecurity
10 25 (5.85%) Network Monitoring
10 25 (5.85%) SIEM
11 22 (5.15%) Load Balancing
12 20 (4.68%) Case Management
12 20 (4.68%) Performance Improvement
12 20 (4.68%) Security Operations
13 19 (4.45%) Matrix Management
14 17 (3.98%) Service Delivery
15 16 (3.75%) Incident Management
16 14 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
17 13 (3.04%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.04%) Perl
2 12 (2.81%) PHP
2 12 (2.81%) Python
3 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
4 4 (0.94%) SQL
5 1 (0.23%) C
5 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 158 (37.00%) Cisco Certification
2 124 (29.04%) CCNP
3 48 (11.24%) CCNA
4 45 (10.54%) CCIE
5 38 (8.90%) Degree
6 30 (7.03%) CCSE
7 24 (5.62%) CCSA
8 16 (3.75%) Security Cleared
9 15 (3.51%) CISSP
9 15 (3.51%) JNCIS
10 11 (2.58%) JNCIP
11 9 (2.11%) SC Cleared
12 8 (1.87%) CCDP
12 8 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.64%) JNCIA
13 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (1.64%) VCAP
14 6 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (1.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.41%) SLA
2 13 (3.04%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.70%) QA
3 3 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.47%) GPG13
5 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 50 (11.71%) ProxySG
2 24 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.39%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.81%) ISA Server
5 7 (1.64%) Sendmail
5 7 (1.64%) XenApp
6 6 (1.41%) Squid
7 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.94%) NDS
7 4 (0.94%) Novell eDirectory
7 4 (0.94%) Snort
8 3 (0.70%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.70%) Xen
9 1 (0.23%) Firmware
9 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.23%) vSphere
9 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (7.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 19 (4.45%) Nagios
3 17 (3.98%) FortiGate
4 15 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
5 13 (3.04%) Cisco UCCX
6 12 (2.81%) CA Spectrum
6 12 (2.81%) Cisco UCCE
6 12 (2.81%) Endace
7 11 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (2.11%) RSA enVision
9 8 (1.87%) SCCM
10 7 (1.64%) MAILsweeper
10 7 (1.64%) MIMEsweeper
10 7 (1.64%) Proventia
11 3 (0.70%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.70%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.70%) QRadar
11 3 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.23%) SCOM
12 1 (0.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 333 (77.99%) Cisco
2 283 (66.28%) Juniper
3 274 (64.17%) CheckPoint
4 249 (58.31%) F5
5 189 (44.26%) Palo Alto
6 82 (19.20%) Intel Security
7 80 (18.74%) Sourcefire
8 75 (17.56%) Fortinet
9 69 (16.16%) Crossbeam
10 57 (13.35%) Forcepoint
11 47 (11.01%) Riverbed
12 41 (9.60%) Microsoft
13 34 (7.96%) Citrix
14 32 (7.49%) HP
15 31 (7.26%) Aruba
15 31 (7.26%) VMware
16 28 (6.56%) Splunk
17 25 (5.85%) ArcSight
18 24 (5.62%) Cyber-Ark
19 23 (5.39%) Dell
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000 + bonus + car
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £32,500 to £37,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £73000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Salary: Shift Allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Salary is approx 60-90k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum +15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
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