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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
UK / England
Rank 689 713 682
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -31
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 150 225 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.53% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 97 195 202
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
34510 42742 47197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.49% 45.43% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27999 35455 39087
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +59 83 £50,000 +5.26% 5
London +18 47 £57,500 +4.54% 10
East of England +18 12 £29,000 +3.57%
West Midlands +27 4 £43,750 -32.69%
Yorkshire +12 2 £50,750 +4.10% 1
North West - 1 £45,000 -
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 226 (73.38%) Cisco
2 211 (68.51%) CheckPoint
3 197 (63.96%) Juniper
4 196 (63.64%) F5
5 194 (62.99%) Firewall
6 147 (47.73%) Palo Alto
7 132 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 111 (36.04%) Windows
9 109 (35.39%) Linux
10 107 (34.74%) Network Security
11 94 (30.52%) Risk Management
12 91 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
13 87 (28.25%) VPN
14 83 (26.95%) Unix
15 69 (22.40%) Sourcefire
16 66 (21.43%) Information Security
16 66 (21.43%) Fortinet
17 62 (20.13%) CCIE
18 61 (19.81%) ProxySG
19 60 (19.48%) Cisco ASA
20 57 (18.51%) ITIL
21 56 (18.18%) SSL
21 56 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
22 55 (17.86%) WAN
23 53 (17.21%) CCNP
24 51 (16.56%) Wireless
25 50 (16.23%) Intel Security
26 49 (15.91%) Solaris
27 48 (15.58%) LAN
27 48 (15.58%) OSPF

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 12 (3.90%) Skype for Business
2 8 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.95%) Apache
3 6 (1.95%) IIS
4 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.97%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (6.17%) MS Excel
1 19 (6.17%) MS Office
1 19 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 18 (5.84%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) G Suite
3 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.32%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 194 (62.99%) Firewall
2 132 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 107 (34.74%) Network Security
4 87 (28.25%) VPN
5 60 (19.48%) Cisco ASA
6 56 (18.18%) SSL
7 55 (17.86%) WAN
8 51 (16.56%) Wireless
9 48 (15.58%) LAN
9 48 (15.58%) OSPF
10 46 (14.94%) DNS
11 42 (13.64%) BGP
12 34 (11.04%) DHCP
12 34 (11.04%) Internet
13 33 (10.71%) HTTP
14 28 (9.09%) IPsec
15 26 (8.44%) Cisco Wireless
16 25 (8.12%) Cisco Nexus
17 24 (7.79%) Cisco PIX
18 22 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 11 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.60%) InfluxDB
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.32%) MS Access
5 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 45 (14.61%) Finance
2 31 (10.06%) German Language
3 17 (5.52%) French Language
4 15 (4.87%) Banking
5 11 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.97%) Retail
8 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (32.79%) Security Engineer
2 70 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 66 (21.43%) Juniper Engineer
4 43 (13.96%) Senior Security Engineer
5 41 (13.31%) Consultant
5 41 (13.31%) Security Consultant
6 40 (12.99%) Cisco Engineer
7 27 (8.77%) Analyst
7 27 (8.77%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 27 (8.77%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 25 (8.12%) Linux Engineer
9 24 (7.79%) Blue Coat Engineer
10 22 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
11 21 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 20 (6.49%) Architect
12 20 (6.49%) Security Analyst
13 18 (5.84%) Senior Network Engineer
14 15 (4.87%) Support Engineer
15 14 (4.55%) Security Specialist
15 14 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.84%) 802.1X
2 11 (3.57%) Web Services
3 5 (1.62%) HTML
4 3 (0.97%) .NET
4 3 (0.97%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.58%) Data Centre
2 29 (9.42%) Security Operations Centre
3 24 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.25%) User Experience
5 6 (1.95%) RSA SecurID
6 5 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.97%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.97%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.65%) NHS
10 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.32%) BYOD
10 1 (0.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.32%) iPhone
10 1 (0.32%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.32%) PKI
10 1 (0.32%) SCADA
10 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 111 (36.04%) Windows
2 109 (35.39%) Linux
3 83 (26.95%) Unix
4 56 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (15.91%) Solaris
6 48 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (14.94%) Windows 2000
8 15 (4.87%) Windows Server
9 12 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.97%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.32%) Android
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (30.52%) Risk Management
2 66 (21.43%) Information Security
3 57 (18.51%) ITIL
4 46 (14.94%) Kalman Filter
5 44 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 39 (12.66%) Security Operations
7 29 (9.42%) Presales
8 24 (7.79%) Cybersecurity
9 23 (7.47%) Change Control
10 21 (6.82%) Project Management
11 19 (6.17%) Load Balancing
11 19 (6.17%) Security Management
12 18 (5.84%) Change Management
12 18 (5.84%) Content Management
12 18 (5.84%) Identity Management
13 17 (5.52%) Coaching
14 16 (5.19%) Service Delivery
14 16 (5.19%) SIEM
15 15 (4.87%) High Availability
15 15 (4.87%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.27%) Python
2 6 (1.95%) Perl
2 6 (1.95%) PHP
2 6 (1.95%) SQL
3 3 (0.97%) Bash Shell
3 3 (0.97%) C
3 3 (0.97%) C++
3 3 (0.97%) Java
3 3 (0.97%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.97%) Ruby
3 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
3 3 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 91 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (20.13%) CCIE
3 53 (17.21%) CCNP
4 38 (12.34%) Degree
5 32 (10.39%) CCSE
6 23 (7.47%) CISSP
6 23 (7.47%) JNCIS
7 22 (7.14%) CCNA
8 21 (6.82%) CCSP
9 16 (5.19%) Security Cleared
10 14 (4.55%) GCIH
11 13 (4.22%) CISA
12 10 (3.25%) CEH
13 8 (2.60%) MCP
14 7 (2.27%) SC Cleared
15 6 (1.95%) GCIA
15 6 (1.95%) GIAC
15 6 (1.95%) SANS
16 5 (1.62%) CCSA
16 5 (1.62%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.66%) SLA
2 20 (6.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.90%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.30%) ISO27002
4 4 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (19.81%) ProxySG
2 24 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.95%) Snort
4 6 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.97%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.65%) XenApp
6 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (4.87%) Nagios
2 13 (4.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (3.57%) SCOM
4 10 (3.25%) TrustSec
5 9 (2.92%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (2.92%) Nessus
6 6 (1.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (1.30%) FortiGate
7 4 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.97%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (0.97%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (0.97%) Proventia
9 2 (0.65%) HP NNM
9 2 (0.65%) SCCM
9 2 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.65%) WSUS
10 1 (0.32%) OPNET
10 1 (0.32%) QRadar
10 1 (0.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 226 (73.38%) Cisco
2 211 (68.51%) CheckPoint
3 197 (63.96%) Juniper
4 196 (63.64%) F5
5 147 (47.73%) Palo Alto
6 69 (22.40%) Sourcefire
7 66 (21.43%) Fortinet
8 50 (16.23%) Intel Security
9 47 (15.26%) Crossbeam
10 36 (11.69%) Microsoft
11 35 (11.36%) HP
12 31 (10.06%) Citrix
13 30 (9.74%) SolarWinds
14 28 (9.09%) Riverbed
14 28 (9.09%) TippingPoint
15 27 (8.77%) VMware
16 26 (8.44%) Symantec
17 24 (7.79%) Forcepoint
18 23 (7.47%) Imperva
19 20 (6.49%) Brocade
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
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