The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 590 477 592
Rank change year-on-year
-113 +115
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 317 443 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.88% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 226 307 249
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52734 50603 56153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.76% 48.55% 47.44%
Number of salaries quoted 42764 41734 47759
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
UK

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -63 144 £55,000 +10.00% 18
South East -80 89 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Yorkshire -41 29 £47,500 -9.52% 2
North West -10 18 £45,000 -18.18% 3
East of England -19 11 £50,000 +66.66%
West Midlands -11 10 £43,500 -17.14% 1
Midlands - 6 £57,500 -
South West -9 5 £42,500 +18.05%
East Midlands -21 4 £37,500 -44.44%
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 491 (76.36%) Cisco
2 488 (75.89%) CheckPoint
3 413 (64.23%) Firewall
4 345 (53.65%) Juniper
5 343 (53.34%) F5
6 280 (43.55%) Cisco Certification
7 256 (39.81%) Network Security
8 239 (37.17%) CCNP
9 217 (33.75%) Cisco ASA
10 164 (25.51%) WAN
11 156 (24.26%) VPN
12 147 (22.86%) Websense
13 125 (19.44%) DNS
13 125 (19.44%) Windows
14 124 (19.28%) Security Cleared
15 120 (18.66%) TCP/IP
16 117 (18.20%) LAN
16 117 (18.20%) Fortinet
17 114 (17.73%) McAfee
18 108 (16.80%) CCNA
19 106 (16.49%) Linux
20 105 (16.33%) DHCP
21 102 (15.86%) SSL
22 97 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus
23 95 (14.77%) Wireless
24 94 (14.62%) Cisco PIX
25 88 (13.69%) Finance
26 86 (13.37%) CCSA
26 86 (13.37%) OSPF
26 86 (13.37%) ProxySG

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 19 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.18%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.02%) Lync
4 8 (1.24%) IIS
5 7 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.62%) Apache
8 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) Liferay
Applications
1 32 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.58%) SaaS
2 9 (1.40%) Office 365
3 3 (0.47%) PaaS
4 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 413 (64.23%) Firewall
2 256 (39.81%) Network Security
3 217 (33.75%) Cisco ASA
4 164 (25.51%) WAN
5 156 (24.26%) VPN
6 125 (19.44%) DNS
7 120 (18.66%) TCP/IP
8 117 (18.20%) LAN
9 105 (16.33%) DHCP
10 102 (15.86%) SSL
11 97 (15.09%) Cisco Nexus
12 95 (14.77%) Wireless
13 94 (14.62%) Cisco PIX
14 86 (13.37%) OSPF
15 82 (12.75%) MPLS
16 78 (12.13%) Internet
17 75 (11.66%) NetScreen
18 74 (11.51%) BGP
19 73 (11.35%) VoIP
20 71 (11.04%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.09%) Cognos Impromptu
3 4 (0.62%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.47%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.31%) Metasploit
General
1 88 (13.69%) Finance
2 80 (12.44%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.58%) Advertising
4 22 (3.42%) Retail
5 19 (2.95%) Back Office
6 15 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.71%) Billing
8 8 (1.24%) Legal
9 7 (1.09%) Banking
10 4 (0.62%) Military
10 4 (0.62%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.47%) Electronics
11 3 (0.47%) Marketing
11 3 (0.47%) French Language
11 3 (0.47%) German Language
12 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 157 (24.42%) Network Engineer
2 127 (19.75%) Security Engineer
3 94 (14.62%) Consultant
4 73 (11.35%) Security Specialist
5 62 (9.64%) Network Consultant
6 58 (9.02%) Security Consultant
7 48 (7.47%) Support Engineer
8 44 (6.84%) Analyst
9 42 (6.53%) Architect
10 41 (6.38%) Network Support
11 40 (6.22%) Network Security Engineer
12 39 (6.07%) Network Security Consultant
13 36 (5.60%) Network Specialist
14 29 (4.51%) Network Support Engineer
14 29 (4.51%) Senior Network Engineer
15 28 (4.35%) Network Manager
16 27 (4.20%) Network Security Specialist
17 26 (4.04%) Security Architect
17 26 (4.04%) Security Analyst
18 24 (3.73%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.64%) CSS
2 5 (0.78%) Web Services
2 5 (0.78%) EDI
2 5 (0.78%) Rendezvous
3 2 (0.31%) XML Messaging
3 2 (0.31%) XML
3 2 (0.31%) SOAP
4 1 (0.16%) CGI
4 1 (0.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.04%) Management Information System
2 23 (3.58%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.27%) Fat Client
3 21 (3.27%) Thin Client
4 18 (2.80%) PKI
5 14 (2.18%) Digital Media
6 10 (1.56%) SecurID
7 8 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (0.78%) IPTV
9 4 (0.62%) Statistics
9 4 (0.62%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.47%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.47%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (0.47%) Social Media
11 2 (0.31%) HP StorageWorks
11 2 (0.31%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.16%) Open Source
12 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 125 (19.44%) Windows
2 106 (16.49%) Linux
3 58 (9.02%) UNIX
4 33 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (2.64%) Solaris
7 11 (1.71%) Windows XP
7 11 (1.71%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.24%) Windows 2000
10 7 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.78%) CentOS
12 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.31%) SUSE
13 2 (0.31%) Fedora
13 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.31%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.31%) VMS
13 2 (0.31%) AIX
13 2 (0.31%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (13.06%) ITIL
2 73 (11.35%) Load Balancing
3 63 (9.80%) SIEM
4 52 (8.09%) Network Management
5 44 (6.84%) Project Management
6 43 (6.69%) Incident Management
7 40 (6.22%) Information Security
8 38 (5.91%) Network Architecture
9 37 (5.75%) WAN Optimisation
10 36 (5.60%) Service Delivery
10 36 (5.60%) E-Commerce
11 30 (4.67%) Migration
12 29 (4.51%) Network Design
13 22 (3.42%) Service Management
13 22 (3.42%) Security Architecture
14 21 (3.27%) Change Control
14 21 (3.27%) Change Management
15 19 (2.95%) Root Cause Analysis
15 19 (2.95%) Vulnerability Management
16 17 (2.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.64%) Shell Script
2 13 (2.02%) SQL
3 8 (1.24%) C
4 4 (0.62%) Perl
5 3 (0.47%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.31%) Ruby
6 2 (0.31%) VBScript
7 1 (0.16%) VB
7 1 (0.16%) Python
7 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 280 (43.55%) Cisco Certification
2 239 (37.17%) CCNP
3 124 (19.28%) Security Cleared
4 108 (16.80%) CCNA
5 86 (13.37%) CCSA
5 86 (13.37%) SC Cleared
6 85 (13.22%) CCSE
7 67 (10.42%) CISSP
8 50 (7.78%) CCSP
9 36 (5.60%) CCDP
10 34 (5.29%) CCIE
11 32 (4.98%) JNCIA
11 32 (4.98%) Degree
12 13 (2.02%) GSEC
13 10 (1.56%) CEH
13 10 (1.56%) VTSP
14 8 (1.24%) SSCP
15 7 (1.09%) JNCIS
16 6 (0.93%) CCIP
16 6 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.38%) SLA
2 23 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.93%) QA
4 3 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.47%) GPG13
4 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 86 (13.37%) ProxySG
2 68 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (9.64%) Active Directory
4 21 (3.27%) Snort
5 14 (2.18%) ISA Server
5 14 (2.18%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.24%) XenServer
7 7 (1.09%) XenApp
7 7 (1.09%) Squid
8 5 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.78%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.62%) Nmap
9 4 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (0.62%) UAG
10 3 (0.47%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (3.89%) Nessus
2 15 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (2.02%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (1.71%) Cacti
4 11 (1.71%) CiscoWorks
5 10 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (0.93%) SCCM
7 5 (0.78%) OpenView
7 5 (0.78%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.62%) Netcool
8 4 (0.62%) Nagios
9 3 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.31%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.31%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 491 (76.36%) Cisco
2 488 (75.89%) CheckPoint
3 345 (53.65%) Juniper
4 343 (53.34%) F5
5 147 (22.86%) Websense
6 117 (18.20%) Fortinet
7 114 (17.73%) McAfee
8 85 (13.22%) VMware
9 80 (12.44%) Microsoft
10 77 (11.98%) HP
10 77 (11.98%) Citrix
11 54 (8.40%) Nokia
12 51 (7.93%) TippingPoint
12 51 (7.93%) Riverbed
13 46 (7.15%) Symantec
14 44 (6.84%) Sourcefire
15 43 (6.69%) SolarWinds
16 38 (5.91%) Infoblox
17 37 (5.75%) LogRhythm
18 35 (5.44%) IronPort
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 45000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 80,000 OTE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Theale/ London
NTT Com Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Theale/ London
NTT Com Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Offer Competive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus+ben
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £27,700 to £35,000 depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago