The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hampshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 161 183 121
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -62
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 29 11 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 0.28% 2.07%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 0.54% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 54
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,300 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,750 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -8.55%
Vendors Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2273 2038 2145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 57.34% 51.80% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1805 1744 1814
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
South East

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
Basingstoke +7 22 £45,000 -18.18%
Farnborough - 3 £52,500 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 34 (70.83%) Juniper
1 34 (70.83%) Network Security
2 32 (66.67%) Wireless
3 29 (60.42%) Riverbed
3 29 (60.42%) Ruckus Wireless
4 26 (54.17%) LogRhythm
5 13 (27.08%) Cisco
6 11 (22.92%) Firewall
7 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 8 (16.67%) WAN
8 8 (16.67%) LAN
9 7 (14.58%) Windows
10 6 (12.50%) VMware
10 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 6 (12.50%) DNS
10 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (12.50%) vSphere
11 5 (10.42%) vCloud
11 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (10.42%) CentOS
11 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (10.42%) IronPort
11 5 (10.42%) Linux
11 5 (10.42%) CCNP
11 5 (10.42%) Finance
11 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
12 4 (8.33%) SAN
12 4 (8.33%) CCNA

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (2.08%) Lync
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (70.83%) Network Security
2 32 (66.67%) Wireless
3 11 (22.92%) Firewall
4 8 (16.67%) WAN
4 8 (16.67%) LAN
5 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.50%) DNS
5 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (8.33%) SAN
6 4 (8.33%) DHCP
6 4 (8.33%) HTTP
6 4 (8.33%) Wireshark
6 4 (8.33%) tcpdump
7 3 (6.25%) VPN
7 3 (6.25%) WLAN
8 2 (4.17%) EIGRP
8 2 (4.17%) VRRP
8 2 (4.17%) BGP
8 2 (4.17%) Internet
8 2 (4.17%) MPLS
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Account Manager
2 23 (47.92%) Network Manager
3 17 (35.42%) Sales Manager
3 17 (35.42%) Security Manager
3 17 (35.42%) Network Security Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Network Support
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Business Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (10.42%) CentOS
2 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 2 (4.17%) Service Management
2 2 (4.17%) Validation
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL
2 2 (4.17%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (4.17%) Business Development
2 2 (4.17%) Release Management
3 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.08%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.42%) CCNP
3 4 (8.33%) CCNA
3 4 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) CISSP
4 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.08%) CCVP
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (12.50%) vSphere
2 5 (10.42%) vCloud
3 2 (4.17%) ProxySG
3 2 (4.17%) Snort
4 1 (2.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Juniper
2 29 (60.42%) Riverbed
2 29 (60.42%) Ruckus Wireless
3 26 (54.17%) LogRhythm
4 13 (27.08%) Cisco
5 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 6 (12.50%) VMware
7 5 (10.42%) IronPort
7 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.33%) McAfee
9 3 (6.25%) Nokia
9 3 (6.25%) Websense
10 2 (4.17%) AlgoSec
10 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.17%) SonicWALL
10 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
10 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.17%) Tripwire
11 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.08%) F5