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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 626 527 535
Rank change year-on-year
-99 +8
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 249 355 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.75% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 202 262 282
Average salary £50,000 £50,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.47% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £37,050 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
50488 47265 53794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.37% 47.52% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40454 39164 45552
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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 -21 94 £44,000 -16.19% 7
London -105 78 £55,000 -8.33% 11
West Midlands +22 26 £54,750 - 3
East of England -9 22 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Yorkshire -61 11 £50,000 +25.00% 1
South West -24 6 £50,000 +25.00%
North West -27 6 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 418 (76.00%) CheckPoint
2 385 (70.00%) Firewall
3 378 (68.73%) Cisco
4 347 (63.09%) Juniper
5 256 (46.55%) Network Security
6 234 (42.55%) Cisco Certification
7 228 (41.45%) F5
8 200 (36.36%) CCNP
9 161 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
10 156 (28.36%) Windows
11 147 (26.73%) Linux
12 138 (25.09%) Websense
13 118 (21.45%) CCSE
14 116 (21.09%) TCP/IP
15 100 (18.18%) Finance
16 95 (17.27%) VPN
17 90 (16.36%) UNIX
18 87 (15.82%) WAN
19 84 (15.27%) Wireless
20 82 (14.91%) ProxySG
21 80 (14.55%) SSL
21 80 (14.55%) CISSP
22 78 (14.18%) CCSA
23 76 (13.82%) OSPF
24 75 (13.64%) LogRhythm
25 73 (13.27%) BGP
26 71 (12.91%) CCNA
27 70 (12.73%) ITIL
28 68 (12.36%) Fortinet
29 67 (12.18%) LAN

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 17 (3.09%) SharePoint
1 17 (3.09%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.73%) Apache
3 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.18%) IIS
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
6 1 (0.18%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (4.18%) MS Office
2 21 (3.82%) MS Visio
2 21 (3.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) RMDS
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.09%) SaaS
2 2 (0.36%) PaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 385 (70.00%) Firewall
2 256 (46.55%) Network Security
3 161 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
4 116 (21.09%) TCP/IP
5 95 (17.27%) VPN
6 87 (15.82%) WAN
7 84 (15.27%) Wireless
8 80 (14.55%) SSL
9 76 (13.82%) OSPF
10 73 (13.27%) BGP
11 67 (12.18%) LAN
12 64 (11.64%) NetScreen
13 62 (11.27%) Internet
13 62 (11.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 56 (10.18%) DNS
15 54 (9.82%) MPLS
16 46 (8.36%) Cisco PIX
17 44 (8.00%) NetScaler
18 43 (7.82%) IPsec
18 43 (7.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.36%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (0.36%) MySQL
3 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (1.82%) Metasploit
General
1 100 (18.18%) Finance
2 60 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.82%) German Language
4 15 (2.73%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.00%) Retail
5 11 (2.00%) French Language
6 10 (1.82%) Banking
7 6 (1.09%) Legal
8 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.73%) Law
9 3 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.18%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 149 (27.09%) Security Engineer
2 148 (26.91%) Network Engineer
3 75 (13.64%) Consultant
4 59 (10.73%) Security Consultant
5 53 (9.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 44 (8.00%) Network Manager
7 41 (7.45%) Support Engineer
8 36 (6.55%) Account Manager
9 32 (5.82%) Network Support
10 31 (5.64%) Security Specialist
10 31 (5.64%) Firewall Engineer
11 30 (5.45%) Network Consultant
12 29 (5.27%) Security Manager
13 27 (4.91%) Network Support Engineer
14 22 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
14 22 (4.00%) Network Security Manager
14 22 (4.00%) Sales Manager
14 22 (4.00%) Architect
14 22 (4.00%) Analyst
15 20 (3.64%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.91%) CSS
2 2 (0.36%) SOAP
2 2 (0.36%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.82%) Clustering
4 14 (2.55%) Hedge funds
5 10 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.64%) Thin Client
6 9 (1.64%) Smartphone
6 9 (1.64%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.09%) Statistics
8 5 (0.91%) SecurID
8 5 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.73%) IPTV
10 2 (0.36%) Replication
10 2 (0.36%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.18%) DTV
11 1 (0.18%) Firmware
11 1 (0.18%) PKI
11 1 (0.18%) DataPower
11 1 (0.18%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 156 (28.36%) Windows
2 147 (26.73%) Linux
3 90 (16.36%) UNIX
4 54 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (8.00%) Solaris
6 38 (6.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (3.82%) Windows 7
8 16 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (2.73%) Windows XP
10 14 (2.55%) Windows 2000
11 13 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (1.82%) FreeBSD
13 9 (1.64%) CentOS
14 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (12.73%) ITIL
2 67 (12.18%) Information Security
3 58 (10.55%) Load Balancing
4 57 (10.36%) SIEM
5 44 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (6.18%) Project Management
7 33 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 31 (5.64%) Vulnerability Management
9 28 (5.09%) E-Commerce
10 27 (4.91%) Change Control
10 27 (4.91%) Network Management
11 26 (4.73%) Coaching
11 26 (4.73%) Network Design
12 25 (4.55%) Low Latency
13 24 (4.36%) Incident Management
14 23 (4.18%) Risk Assessment
15 22 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
15 22 (4.00%) PRINCE2
16 21 (3.82%) Migration
17 20 (3.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (9.82%) Perl
2 24 (4.36%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.00%) SQL
4 16 (2.91%) Bash Shell
5 15 (2.73%) Shell Script
5 15 (2.73%) Tcl
6 13 (2.36%) PHP
6 13 (2.36%) C++
7 12 (2.18%) Ruby
8 10 (1.82%) Python
9 5 (0.91%) C
10 2 (0.36%) VBScript
11 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 234 (42.55%) Cisco Certification
2 200 (36.36%) CCNP
3 118 (21.45%) CCSE
4 80 (14.55%) CISSP
5 78 (14.18%) CCSA
6 71 (12.91%) CCNA
7 54 (9.82%) Security Cleared
8 42 (7.64%) SC Cleared
9 37 (6.73%) JNCIA
10 34 (6.18%) JNCIS
11 24 (4.36%) CCIE
12 23 (4.18%) Degree
13 16 (2.91%) Check Point Certification
14 15 (2.73%) CCSP
15 10 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (1.82%) SSCP
16 9 (1.64%) CEH
17 6 (1.09%) VCP4
17 6 (1.09%) VCP5
17 6 (1.09%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.27%) SLA
2 21 (3.82%) PCI DSS
3 18 (3.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (3.09%) GPG13
5 16 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (1.82%) QA
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 82 (14.91%) ProxySG
2 40 (7.27%) Snort
3 39 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (5.64%) Active Directory
5 17 (3.09%) Squid
6 14 (2.55%) Nmap
7 8 (1.45%) vSphere
8 7 (1.27%) XenServer
9 5 (0.91%) XenApp
9 5 (0.91%) vCloud
10 2 (0.36%) Postfix
10 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.36%) NFS
11 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (4.55%) Nessus
2 16 (2.91%) Cacti
2 16 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (2.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 14 (2.55%) McAfee ePO
4 13 (2.36%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (2.00%) CiscoWorks
5 11 (2.00%) FortiGate
6 6 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.73%) OpenView
8 4 (0.73%) Netcool
9 3 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.36%) Puppet
10 2 (0.36%) SCCM
10 2 (0.36%) HP NNM
10 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.18%) WSUS
11 1 (0.18%) SCOM
11 1 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 418 (76.00%) CheckPoint
2 378 (68.73%) Cisco
3 347 (63.09%) Juniper
4 228 (41.45%) F5
5 138 (25.09%) Websense
6 75 (13.64%) LogRhythm
7 68 (12.36%) Fortinet
8 65 (11.82%) McAfee
9 59 (10.73%) Riverbed
10 55 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 51 (9.27%) Citrix
12 49 (8.91%) Nokia
13 44 (8.00%) Symantec
14 43 (7.82%) VMware
15 39 (7.09%) Sourcefire
16 37 (6.73%) HP
16 37 (6.73%) Ruckus Wireless
17 35 (6.36%) IronPort
18 27 (4.91%) Lumension
19 26 (4.73%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £65K, Car + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Addlestone, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plu scarl, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago