The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 1 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 172 166 169
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 21 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.57% 0.76% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 1.39% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 6
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +3.65%
Blue Coat
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2040 2159 1962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.31% 54.42% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 1770 1666
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Hampshire region.

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Hampshire

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Portsmouth - 7 £37,500 -
Basingstoke +1 6 £24,500 -42.35% 1
Farnborough -26 4 £46,500 -2.10%
Southampton +5 2 £42,500 +1.19%
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 31 (86.11%) Juniper
2 30 (83.33%) Cisco
3 29 (80.56%) CheckPoint
4 24 (66.67%) Firewall
5 20 (55.56%) F5
6 18 (50.00%) Fortinet
7 17 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (41.67%) Wireless
9 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
10 12 (33.33%) CCNA
11 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (27.78%) Degree
12 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (27.78%) WAN
13 9 (25.00%) McAfee
13 9 (25.00%) CCSE
14 8 (22.22%) IronPort
14 8 (22.22%) UNIX
14 8 (22.22%) LAN
14 8 (22.22%) Linux
14 8 (22.22%) CCNP
14 8 (22.22%) HP
15 7 (19.44%) Websense
15 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
15 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
15 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
15 7 (19.44%) Riverbed
16 6 (16.67%) Product Management
16 6 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
16 6 (16.67%) LogRhythm

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) Wireless
3 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
4 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (27.78%) WAN
6 8 (22.22%) LAN
7 5 (13.89%) NetScreen
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (11.11%) VoIP
8 4 (11.11%) VPN
9 3 (8.33%) SSL
9 3 (8.33%) IPsec
9 3 (8.33%) Network Security
9 3 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (5.56%) tcpdump
10 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
11 1 (2.78%) FCoE
11 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
11 1 (2.78%) Cisco ISE
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Security Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Account Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Graduate
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Sales Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Designer
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
1 8 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Solaris
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Project Management
2 6 (16.67%) Product Management
3 5 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (13.89%) Information Security
4 4 (11.11%) Telemarketing
5 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) B2B
6 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) VBScript
1 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (33.33%) CCNA
3 10 (27.78%) Degree
4 9 (25.00%) CCSE
5 8 (22.22%) CCNP
6 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
6 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.11%) JNCIS
7 4 (11.11%) CCSA
8 2 (5.56%) CCIE
9 1 (2.78%) HNC
9 1 (2.78%) CISSP
9 1 (2.78%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 4 (11.11%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Squid
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
1 1 (2.78%) vMotion
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Juniper
2 30 (83.33%) Cisco
3 29 (80.56%) CheckPoint
4 20 (55.56%) F5
5 18 (50.00%) Fortinet
6 9 (25.00%) McAfee
7 8 (22.22%) IronPort
7 8 (22.22%) HP
8 7 (19.44%) Riverbed
8 7 (19.44%) Websense
9 6 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
9 6 (16.67%) LogRhythm
10 4 (11.11%) Mitel
10 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.11%) Nokia
10 4 (11.11%) Tufin
10 4 (11.11%) Aruba
10 4 (11.11%) ProCurve
11 2 (5.56%) Crossbeam
11 2 (5.56%) Sourcefire