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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 616 543 537
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -6
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 275 344 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.73% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 224 249 282
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
50816 47012 51875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.64% 47.49% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 40789 38941 43691
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
London -96 95 £55,000 -14.72% 14
South East -1 88 £44,500 -15.23% 11
West Midlands +15 32 £50,000 - 2
East of England +8 24 £42,500 +13.33%
Yorkshire -59 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North West -27 7 £45,000 -25.00%
South West -17 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East Midlands -18 2 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Blue Coat
UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 416 (76.33%) CheckPoint
2 395 (72.48%) Firewall
3 379 (69.54%) Cisco
4 341 (62.57%) Juniper
5 252 (46.24%) Network Security
6 236 (43.30%) F5
7 235 (43.12%) Cisco Certification
8 198 (36.33%) CCNP
9 163 (29.91%) Cisco ASA
10 159 (29.17%) Windows
11 145 (26.61%) Linux
12 139 (25.50%) Websense
13 118 (21.65%) CCSE
14 110 (20.18%) TCP/IP
15 97 (17.80%) VPN
16 91 (16.70%) Finance
17 86 (15.78%) UNIX
18 85 (15.60%) OSPF
19 83 (15.23%) Wireless
20 82 (15.05%) BGP
20 82 (15.05%) WAN
21 80 (14.68%) ProxySG
22 79 (14.50%) Fortinet
23 77 (14.13%) CCSA
24 72 (13.21%) CISSP
25 70 (12.84%) SSL
26 69 (12.66%) ITIL
26 69 (12.66%) CCNA
26 69 (12.66%) Information Security
27 67 (12.29%) LAN

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 21 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.75%) Apache
2 15 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.73%) Lync
4 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.18%) IIS
6 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 21 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 20 (3.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) RMDS
1 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.92%) SaaS
2 2 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 395 (72.48%) Firewall
2 252 (46.24%) Network Security
3 163 (29.91%) Cisco ASA
4 110 (20.18%) TCP/IP
5 97 (17.80%) VPN
6 85 (15.60%) OSPF
7 83 (15.23%) Wireless
8 82 (15.05%) BGP
8 82 (15.05%) WAN
9 70 (12.84%) SSL
10 67 (12.29%) LAN
11 63 (11.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 60 (11.01%) DNS
13 56 (10.28%) NetScreen
14 55 (10.09%) MPLS
15 53 (9.72%) Internet
16 49 (8.99%) Cisco PIX
17 44 (8.07%) Cisco Nexus
18 40 (7.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 39 (7.16%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.18%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (1.83%) Metasploit
General
1 91 (16.70%) Finance
2 61 (11.19%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.04%) German Language
4 14 (2.57%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.20%) French Language
6 10 (1.83%) Banking
7 8 (1.47%) Retail
8 5 (0.92%) Legal
9 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.55%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 156 (28.62%) Security Engineer
2 152 (27.89%) Network Engineer
3 76 (13.94%) Consultant
4 61 (11.19%) Security Consultant
5 58 (10.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 43 (7.89%) Network Manager
7 42 (7.71%) Support Engineer
8 35 (6.42%) Account Manager
9 32 (5.87%) Firewall Engineer
10 31 (5.69%) Network Consultant
11 30 (5.50%) Network Support
11 30 (5.50%) Security Manager
12 27 (4.95%) Network Support Engineer
13 26 (4.77%) Security Specialist
14 23 (4.22%) Architect
14 23 (4.22%) Network Security Consultant
14 23 (4.22%) Network Security Manager
15 22 (4.04%) Sales Manager
16 20 (3.67%) Analyst
17 19 (3.49%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.55%) CSS
2 2 (0.37%) SOAP
2 2 (0.37%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.22%) Clustering
3 21 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.57%) Hedge funds
5 10 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.83%) Fat Client
5 10 (1.83%) Thin Client
6 9 (1.65%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.10%) SecurID
8 5 (0.92%) Statistics
9 4 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.37%) Replication
11 1 (0.18%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.18%) DTV
11 1 (0.18%) PKI
11 1 (0.18%) IPTV
11 1 (0.18%) DataPower
11 1 (0.18%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 159 (29.17%) Windows
2 145 (26.61%) Linux
3 86 (15.78%) UNIX
4 56 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (7.89%) Solaris
7 25 (4.59%) Windows 7
8 17 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (2.75%) Windows XP
10 14 (2.57%) Windows 2000
11 12 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (1.83%) FreeBSD
13 9 (1.65%) CentOS
14 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (12.66%) ITIL
1 69 (12.66%) Information Security
2 58 (10.64%) Load Balancing
3 51 (9.36%) SIEM
4 49 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (5.87%) Mentoring
6 29 (5.32%) Network Design
6 29 (5.32%) Project Management
7 28 (5.14%) E-Commerce
8 27 (4.95%) Vulnerability Management
9 26 (4.77%) Coaching
9 26 (4.77%) Low Latency
10 24 (4.40%) PRINCE2
11 23 (4.22%) Change Control
11 23 (4.22%) Risk Assessment
11 23 (4.22%) Incident Management
12 22 (4.04%) Kalman Filter
13 20 (3.67%) Network Management
14 17 (3.12%) Change Management
14 17 (3.12%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (9.72%) Perl
2 24 (4.40%) PowerShell
3 20 (3.67%) SQL
4 16 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 15 (2.75%) Tcl
5 15 (2.75%) Shell Script
6 13 (2.39%) PHP
6 13 (2.39%) C++
7 12 (2.20%) Ruby
8 10 (1.83%) Python
9 4 (0.73%) C
10 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 235 (43.12%) Cisco Certification
2 198 (36.33%) CCNP
3 118 (21.65%) CCSE
4 77 (14.13%) CCSA
5 72 (13.21%) CISSP
6 69 (12.66%) CCNA
7 52 (9.54%) Security Cleared
8 43 (7.89%) SC Cleared
9 38 (6.97%) JNCIS
10 36 (6.61%) JNCIA
11 29 (5.32%) CCIE
12 24 (4.40%) Degree
13 18 (3.30%) CCSP
14 14 (2.57%) Check Point Certification
15 13 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (1.65%) SSCP
17 8 (1.47%) CEH
17 8 (1.47%) VCP5
17 8 (1.47%) VCP4
17 8 (1.47%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.44%) SLA
2 21 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 18 (3.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (3.12%) GPG13
5 14 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (2.20%) QA
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 80 (14.68%) ProxySG
2 43 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (6.79%) Snort
4 34 (6.24%) Active Directory
5 17 (3.12%) Squid
6 14 (2.57%) Nmap
7 9 (1.65%) vSphere
8 6 (1.10%) XenServer
8 6 (1.10%) vCloud
9 4 (0.73%) XenApp
10 2 (0.37%) NFS
10 2 (0.37%) Postfix
11 1 (0.18%) Firmware
11 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (4.04%) Nessus
2 19 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (2.57%) Cacti
4 13 (2.39%) FortiGate
5 11 (2.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 11 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
6 10 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
7 8 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
9 4 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.37%) Puppet
11 2 (0.37%) SCCM
11 2 (0.37%) Netcool
11 2 (0.37%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.37%) HP NNM
12 1 (0.18%) WSUS
12 1 (0.18%) OpenView
12 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 416 (76.33%) CheckPoint
2 379 (69.54%) Cisco
3 341 (62.57%) Juniper
4 236 (43.30%) F5
5 139 (25.50%) Websense
6 79 (14.50%) Fortinet
7 66 (12.11%) LogRhythm
8 64 (11.74%) McAfee
9 63 (11.56%) Microsoft
10 57 (10.46%) Riverbed
11 53 (9.72%) Citrix
12 47 (8.62%) VMware
13 42 (7.71%) Nokia
14 40 (7.34%) Symantec
15 38 (6.97%) Sourcefire
16 37 (6.79%) Ruckus Wireless
17 32 (5.87%) HP
18 28 (5.14%) Aruba
18 28 (5.14%) IronPort
19 25 (4.59%) Lumension
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+benefits+on call bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 35% bonus + pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Byfleet, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + 10% BONUS + BENS
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago