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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 707 740 694
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -46
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 154 194 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.43% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 90 154 213
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +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
37257 45071 51777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.72% 45.31% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30127 37111 42268
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +75 96 £50,000 +17.64%
London +32 25 £55,000 +4.76% 5
East of England +13 21 £35,000 - 3
North West -10 5 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +10 2 £44,000 -7.36% 3
South West +1 2 £53,500 -2.72% 2
West Midlands - 2 £57,500 - 1
East Midlands -3 1 £60,000 +11.62%
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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.

1 212 (70.67%) Cisco
2 190 (63.33%) CheckPoint
3 189 (63.00%) F5
4 184 (61.33%) Firewall
5 181 (60.33%) Juniper
6 124 (41.33%) TCP/IP
7 120 (40.00%) Palo Alto
8 97 (32.33%) Linux
9 96 (32.00%) Windows
10 84 (28.00%) Network Security
11 76 (25.33%) Cisco Certification
12 74 (24.67%) Unix
13 66 (22.00%) VPN
14 62 (20.67%) ITIL
15 61 (20.33%) Risk Management
16 60 (20.00%) Sourcefire
17 59 (19.67%) Fortinet
18 54 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 54 (18.00%) Information Security
19 53 (17.67%) Finance
20 51 (17.00%) Cisco ASA
21 47 (15.67%) Solaris
22 46 (15.33%) Intel Security
22 46 (15.33%) Windows Server 2003
23 45 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
24 44 (14.67%) Crossbeam
24 44 (14.67%) ProxySG
25 43 (14.33%) Windows 2000
25 43 (14.33%) CCNP
26 41 (13.67%) DNS

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 8 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.00%) Apache
5 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.67%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (3.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (3.00%) MS Office
2 7 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 184 (61.33%) Firewall
2 124 (41.33%) TCP/IP
3 84 (28.00%) Network Security
4 66 (22.00%) VPN
5 51 (17.00%) Cisco ASA
6 41 (13.67%) DNS
7 40 (13.33%) Wireless
8 38 (12.67%) SSL
9 31 (10.33%) HTTP
9 31 (10.33%) WAN
10 30 (10.00%) OSPF
11 28 (9.33%) LAN
12 25 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 25 (8.33%) MPLS
13 23 (7.67%) Wireshark
14 22 (7.33%) DHCP
15 20 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 20 (6.67%) IPsec
16 17 (5.67%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (5.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (2.67%) InfluxDB
3 8 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.33%) Big Data
4 4 (1.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.67%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 53 (17.67%) Finance
2 39 (13.00%) German Language
3 27 (9.00%) Banking
4 24 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 21 (7.00%) French Language
6 9 (3.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.67%) Legal
8 4 (1.33%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.00%) Back Office
10 2 (0.67%) Retail
10 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.33%) Billing
11 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (29.33%) Security Engineer
2 69 (23.00%) Network Engineer
3 55 (18.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 42 (14.00%) Consultant
5 38 (12.67%) Security Consultant
6 32 (10.67%) Linux Engineer
7 29 (9.67%) Analyst
8 21 (7.00%) Network Security Engineer
9 20 (6.67%) Network Support
10 19 (6.33%) Cisco Engineer
10 19 (6.33%) Security Analyst
10 19 (6.33%) Support Engineer
11 18 (6.00%) Architect
11 18 (6.00%) NOC Engineer
12 17 (5.67%) Senior Security Engineer
13 15 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
14 14 (4.67%) Security Specialist
15 13 (4.33%) Blue Coat Engineer
15 13 (4.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
15 13 (4.33%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.00%) Web Services
2 5 (1.67%) HTML
3 4 (1.33%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.33%) Regular Expression
3 4 (1.33%) SAML
4 1 (0.33%) REST
4 1 (0.33%) SOAP
4 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.00%) Data Centre
2 28 (9.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 21 (7.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.67%) User Experience
5 7 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.00%) Hedge funds
6 6 (2.00%) Statistics
7 4 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.33%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.33%) Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) Derivative
9 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.33%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Physics
9 1 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 97 (32.33%) Linux
2 96 (32.00%) Windows
3 74 (24.67%) Unix
4 54 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (15.67%) Solaris
6 46 (15.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 43 (14.33%) Windows 2000
8 17 (5.67%) Windows Server
9 13 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (20.67%) ITIL
2 61 (20.33%) Risk Management
3 54 (18.00%) Information Security
4 45 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
5 40 (13.33%) Security Operations
6 26 (8.67%) Cybersecurity
7 24 (8.00%) Presales
8 22 (7.33%) Mentoring
9 21 (7.00%) SIEM
10 19 (6.33%) Project Management
11 18 (6.00%) Service Delivery
12 17 (5.67%) Load Balancing
13 16 (5.33%) Service Management
13 16 (5.33%) Web Filtering
14 14 (4.67%) Network Design
15 12 (4.00%) Change Control
16 11 (3.67%) Technical Architecture
17 10 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (3.33%) Change Management
17 10 (3.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.33%) SQL
2 8 (2.67%) Shell Script
3 7 (2.33%) Python
4 5 (1.67%) Perl
5 3 (1.00%) C
5 3 (1.00%) C++
5 3 (1.00%) PHP
5 3 (1.00%) VB
6 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.33%) Java
6 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 76 (25.33%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (14.33%) CCNP
3 32 (10.67%) CCIE
3 32 (10.67%) Degree
4 28 (9.33%) CISSP
5 27 (9.00%) CCNA
6 26 (8.67%) CCSE
7 22 (7.33%) JNCIS
8 17 (5.67%) JNCIP
9 12 (4.00%) Security Cleared
10 10 (3.33%) CCSP
11 9 (3.00%) CEH
11 9 (3.00%) GCIH
12 8 (2.67%) CISA
12 8 (2.67%) MCP
13 5 (1.67%) CCSA
13 5 (1.67%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.67%) CCDA
14 2 (0.67%) CCNP Voice
14 2 (0.67%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.00%) SLA
2 11 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (14.67%) ProxySG
2 19 (6.33%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.33%) Snort
5 3 (1.00%) Sendmail
5 3 (1.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.33%) vCloud
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (3.33%) Nagios
2 9 (3.00%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (2.67%) Nessus
3 8 (2.67%) TrustSec
4 6 (2.00%) SCOM
5 4 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.33%) WSUS
6 3 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.00%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.00%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.00%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (1.00%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (1.00%) Proventia
6 3 (1.00%) SCCM
6 3 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.67%) QRadar
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.33%) OpenView
8 1 (0.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 212 (70.67%) Cisco
2 190 (63.33%) CheckPoint
3 189 (63.00%) F5
4 181 (60.33%) Juniper
5 120 (40.00%) Palo Alto
6 60 (20.00%) Sourcefire
7 59 (19.67%) Fortinet
8 46 (15.33%) Intel Security
9 44 (14.67%) Crossbeam
10 37 (12.33%) Forcepoint
11 27 (9.00%) FireEye
12 26 (8.67%) Symantec
13 25 (8.33%) HP
14 22 (7.33%) SolarWinds
15 21 (7.00%) Brocade
15 21 (7.00%) Microsoft
15 21 (7.00%) Riverbed
15 21 (7.00%) VMware
16 20 (6.67%) Citrix
17 16 (5.33%) Qualys
England
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: Benefits + Car
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + training + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus / Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 27 days ago