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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 650 667 537
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -130
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 233 242 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.48% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 179 197 258
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,671 £28,500 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -2.22%
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
47302 50726 46855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.64% 46.66% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39199 40627 38772
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
South East -10 92 £51,000 +15.90% 9
London +17 85 £57,500 +4.54% 12
North West +14 18 £31,500 -30.00%
South West -7 17 £49,000 -2.00% 7
East of England -10 6 £25,000 -29.57%
East Midlands - 6 £55,000 -
Yorkshire 0 4 £35,000 -30.00%
West Midlands -21 3 £50,000 -9.90%
North East - 2 £51,459 -
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 388 (79.35%) Cisco
2 351 (71.78%) CheckPoint
3 329 (67.28%) Firewall
4 320 (65.44%) Juniper
5 252 (51.53%) F5
6 217 (44.38%) Cisco Certification
7 168 (34.36%) Cisco ASA
8 128 (26.18%) Fortinet
9 123 (25.15%) Finance
10 120 (24.54%) TCP/IP
11 116 (23.72%) WAN
11 116 (23.72%) Windows
12 115 (23.52%) Network Security
13 112 (22.90%) LAN
14 109 (22.29%) CCNP
15 97 (19.84%) Data Centre
16 94 (19.22%) HP
17 92 (18.81%) CCNA
18 91 (18.61%) ITIL
19 87 (17.79%) VPN
20 80 (16.36%) Linux
21 79 (16.16%) CCSE
22 78 (15.95%) Telecoms
23 77 (15.75%) Security Cleared
24 76 (15.54%) Microsoft
25 68 (13.91%) Cisco PIX
26 66 (13.50%) DNS
27 64 (13.09%) SSL
27 64 (13.09%) SLA
27 64 (13.09%) Wireless

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (1.43%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.61%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.41%) Lync
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 329 (67.28%) Firewall
2 168 (34.36%) Cisco ASA
3 120 (24.54%) TCP/IP
4 116 (23.72%) WAN
5 115 (23.52%) Network Security
6 112 (22.90%) LAN
7 87 (17.79%) VPN
8 68 (13.91%) Cisco PIX
9 66 (13.50%) DNS
10 64 (13.09%) SSL
10 64 (13.09%) Wireless
11 55 (11.25%) NetScreen
12 54 (11.04%) Cisco ISE
13 49 (10.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 45 (9.20%) Cisco Nexus
14 45 (9.20%) OSPF
15 39 (7.98%) BGP
15 39 (7.98%) VoIP
16 38 (7.77%) Internet
17 33 (6.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.82%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.61%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.61%) Big Data
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 123 (25.15%) Finance
2 78 (15.95%) Telecoms
3 30 (6.13%) Multimedia
4 15 (3.07%) Banking
5 14 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.43%) Marketing
6 7 (1.43%) Electronics
7 6 (1.23%) French Language
7 6 (1.23%) German Language
8 4 (0.82%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.61%) Legal
10 2 (0.41%) Retail
10 2 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 181 (37.01%) Network Engineer
2 91 (18.61%) Security Engineer
3 78 (15.95%) Consultant
4 63 (12.88%) Analyst
5 61 (12.47%) Security Consultant
6 46 (9.41%) Senior Consultant
6 46 (9.41%) Network Security Engineer
7 43 (8.79%) Support Engineer
8 42 (8.59%) Network Support
9 40 (8.18%) Senior Security Consultant
10 35 (7.16%) Network Support Engineer
11 34 (6.95%) Senior Network Engineer
12 33 (6.75%) Firewall Consultant
13 32 (6.54%) Network Analyst
14 26 (5.32%) Security Analyst
15 20 (4.09%) Systems Engineer
16 14 (2.86%) Design Engineer
16 14 (2.86%) Network Design Engineer
17 13 (2.66%) Sales Manager
17 13 (2.66%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.48%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.43%) SOAP
3 6 (1.23%) Web Services
4 2 (0.41%) WAP
4 2 (0.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (19.84%) Data Centre
2 24 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.66%) PKI
5 12 (2.45%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (1.84%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.84%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.64%) Thin Client
7 8 (1.64%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.64%) Private Cloud
8 7 (1.43%) Hedge funds
8 7 (1.43%) DTV
8 7 (1.43%) Clustering
9 6 (1.23%) Statistics
10 5 (1.02%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.02%) FlexPod
11 4 (0.82%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.41%) IPTV
12 2 (0.41%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 116 (23.72%) Windows
2 80 (16.36%) Linux
3 38 (7.77%) UNIX
4 36 (7.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (4.50%) Solaris
7 18 (3.68%) Windows 2000
8 13 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.64%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.64%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.82%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (18.61%) ITIL
2 39 (7.98%) Mentoring
3 38 (7.77%) Change Management
4 37 (7.57%) Information Security
4 37 (7.57%) Service Delivery
5 34 (6.95%) Load Balancing
6 33 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (5.11%) Capacity Planning
8 22 (4.50%) Change Control
8 22 (4.50%) Network Design
8 22 (4.50%) Migration
9 20 (4.09%) Cyber Security
10 19 (3.89%) SIEM
11 18 (3.68%) Time Management
12 17 (3.48%) Incident Management
12 17 (3.48%) Network Monitoring
13 16 (3.27%) Network Management
14 13 (2.66%) Fault Management
14 13 (2.66%) Kalman Filter
15 12 (2.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (4.29%) Perl
2 19 (3.89%) Python
3 12 (2.45%) PHP
3 12 (2.45%) SQL
3 12 (2.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.41%) C
5 1 (0.20%) C++
5 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.20%) VBScript
5 1 (0.20%) Tcl
5 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.20%) Korn
Qualifications
1 217 (44.38%) Cisco Certification
2 109 (22.29%) CCNP
3 92 (18.81%) CCNA
4 79 (16.16%) CCSE
5 77 (15.75%) Security Cleared
6 57 (11.66%) SC Cleared
7 56 (11.45%) CCIE
8 45 (9.20%) JNCIS
9 43 (8.79%) CCSA
10 42 (8.59%) Degree
11 24 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (3.89%) MCSE
13 16 (3.27%) CISSP
14 8 (1.64%) MCP
14 8 (1.64%) MCSA
15 7 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (1.23%) VCAP
17 5 (1.02%) JNCIA
17 5 (1.02%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (13.09%) SLA
2 14 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.02%) GPG13
5 4 (0.82%) QA
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (8.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (7.77%) ProxySG
3 34 (6.95%) Active Directory
4 19 (3.89%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.45%) ISA Server
6 5 (1.02%) Squid
6 5 (1.02%) XenApp
6 5 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.82%) Xen
7 4 (0.82%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.61%) Snort
9 1 (0.20%) Firmware
9 1 (0.20%) XenServer
9 1 (0.20%) vSphere
9 1 (0.20%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 16 (3.27%) Cisco CUCM
1 16 (3.27%) FortiGate
2 15 (3.07%) CiscoWorks
3 12 (2.45%) Cisco UCCX
4 11 (2.25%) Cisco UCCE
4 11 (2.25%) CA Spectrum
4 11 (2.25%) Nagios
5 7 (1.43%) HP NNM
6 5 (1.02%) SCCM
6 5 (1.02%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.41%) OpenView
10 1 (0.20%) vMotion
10 1 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
10 1 (0.20%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.20%) Nessus
10 1 (0.20%) Nmap
10 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 388 (79.35%) Cisco
2 351 (71.78%) CheckPoint
3 320 (65.44%) Juniper
4 252 (51.53%) F5
5 128 (26.18%) Fortinet
6 94 (19.22%) HP
7 76 (15.54%) Microsoft
8 63 (12.88%) IronPort
9 61 (12.47%) McAfee
10 54 (11.04%) Citrix
11 50 (10.22%) Tufin
12 47 (9.61%) Websense
13 42 (8.59%) VMware
14 38 (7.77%) Sourcefire
15 34 (6.95%) Crossbeam
16 33 (6.75%) Nokia
17 30 (6.13%) Mitel
18 29 (5.93%) Riverbed
18 29 (5.93%) ProCurve
18 29 (5.93%) Aruba
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FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus bonus + car allowance + corpora
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus bonus + car allowance + corpora
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 45-55k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 53k per year + generous bonus, flexi-time, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Deloitte
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago