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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 173 176 152
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 15 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.40% 0.38% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.78% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 14
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
2115 1912 2074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.78% 48.55% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1577 1614
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 April 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 April 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
Basingstoke +11 6 £42,000 +12.00%
Farnborough +10 6 £42,000 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 28 (75.68%) Cisco
2 27 (72.97%) Juniper
3 24 (64.86%) CheckPoint
4 20 (54.05%) Firewall
5 18 (48.65%) F5
6 17 (45.95%) TCP/IP
7 15 (40.54%) Riverbed
8 14 (37.84%) UNIX
8 14 (37.84%) Linux
9 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (35.14%) Wireless
9 13 (35.14%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (32.43%) Fortinet
11 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (27.03%) CCNP
13 9 (24.32%) Ruckus Wireless
13 9 (24.32%) LogRhythm
14 8 (21.62%) Windows
14 8 (21.62%) CCNA
15 7 (18.92%) LAN
15 7 (18.92%) WAN
15 7 (18.92%) SLA
15 7 (18.92%) CCSE
15 7 (18.92%) Network Security
16 6 (16.22%) VoIP
16 6 (16.22%) Project Management
16 6 (16.22%) Degree
16 6 (16.22%) Product Management
17 5 (13.51%) Solaris
17 5 (13.51%) Windows 2000

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) Firewall
2 17 (45.95%) TCP/IP
3 13 (35.14%) Wireless
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (18.92%) Network Security
4 7 (18.92%) WAN
4 7 (18.92%) LAN
5 6 (16.22%) VoIP
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (8.11%) NetScreen
8 2 (5.41%) ATM
8 2 (5.41%) Internet
8 2 (5.41%) OSPF
8 2 (5.41%) BGP
8 2 (5.41%) EIGRP
8 2 (5.41%) SMTP
8 2 (5.41%) DHCP
8 2 (5.41%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.41%) SNMP
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Security Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Account Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Network Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Project Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Sales Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Network Security Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
1 14 (37.84%) UNIX
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 5 (13.51%) Solaris
3 5 (13.51%) Windows 2000
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Project Management
2 6 (16.22%) Product Management
3 4 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.81%) Coaching
3 4 (10.81%) Information Security
4 3 (8.11%) B2B
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.70%) Network Management
6 1 (2.70%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.70%) Network Design
6 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.03%) CCNP
3 8 (21.62%) CCNA
4 7 (18.92%) CCSE
5 6 (16.22%) Degree
6 4 (10.81%) CCSA
7 3 (8.11%) JNCIS
8 2 (5.41%) CCIE
9 1 (2.70%) HNC
9 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 4 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.81%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Cisco
2 27 (72.97%) Juniper
3 24 (64.86%) CheckPoint
4 18 (48.65%) F5
5 15 (40.54%) Riverbed
6 12 (32.43%) Fortinet
7 9 (24.32%) Ruckus Wireless
7 9 (24.32%) LogRhythm
8 5 (13.51%) Sourcefire
8 5 (13.51%) Crossbeam
8 5 (13.51%) Websense
9 4 (10.81%) McAfee
9 4 (10.81%) IronPort
10 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
10 3 (8.11%) Tufin
10 3 (8.11%) Nokia
11 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.41%) HP
12 1 (2.70%) Mitel
12 1 (2.70%) Aruba