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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 159 183 174
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 23 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.68% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 0.82% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 11
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
1712 2069 1999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 50.80% 55.14% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1695 1699
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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
Southampton - 12 £50,000 -
Basingstoke -9 1 - -
Farnborough -16 1 £35,000 -16.66%
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 37 (94.87%) WAN
2 37 (94.87%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (94.87%) Cisco ASA
3 36 (92.31%) Riverbed
3 36 (92.31%) CCNP
3 36 (92.31%) F5
4 26 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 23 (58.97%) Firewall
6 22 (56.41%) Network Security
7 21 (53.85%) Wireless
7 21 (53.85%) Network Design
7 21 (53.85%) MPLS
7 21 (53.85%) CCIE
7 21 (53.85%) Skype
8 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
8 16 (41.03%) DNS
8 16 (41.03%) DHCP
8 16 (41.03%) LAN
8 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
9 15 (38.46%) Internet
9 15 (38.46%) OSPF
9 15 (38.46%) BGP
9 15 (38.46%) EIGRP
9 15 (38.46%) VoIP
9 15 (38.46%) ATM
9 15 (38.46%) Ethernet
9 15 (38.46%) SMTP
9 15 (38.46%) SLA
9 15 (38.46%) SNMP

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 37 (94.87%) Cisco ASA
1 37 (94.87%) WAN
2 26 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (58.97%) Firewall
4 22 (56.41%) Network Security
5 21 (53.85%) MPLS
5 21 (53.85%) Skype
5 21 (53.85%) Wireless
6 16 (41.03%) DHCP
6 16 (41.03%) DNS
6 16 (41.03%) LAN
6 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
7 15 (38.46%) ATM
7 15 (38.46%) BGP
7 15 (38.46%) EIGRP
7 15 (38.46%) Ethernet
7 15 (38.46%) OSPF
7 15 (38.46%) SMTP
7 15 (38.46%) SNMP
7 15 (38.46%) VoIP
General
1 10 (25.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 25 (64.10%) Cisco Engineer
2 25 (64.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (43.59%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 17 (43.59%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (43.59%) Senior Network Engineer
4 16 (41.03%) Network Support
4 16 (41.03%) Network Support Engineer
4 16 (41.03%) Support Engineer
5 11 (28.21%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 11 (28.21%) Wireless Engineer
5 11 (28.21%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 9 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (20.51%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 8 (20.51%) Cisco Support
7 8 (20.51%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 6 (15.38%) Blue Coat Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Network Design
2 15 (38.46%) Coaching
2 15 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.56%) Information Assurance
3 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.56%) Security Testing
3 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 37 (94.87%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (92.31%) CCNP
3 21 (53.85%) CCIE
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 36 (92.31%) F5
2 36 (92.31%) Riverbed
3 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (2.56%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper
4 1 (2.56%) Lumension
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.56%) Splunk