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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 169 179 133
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -46
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 25 7 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 0.17% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.34% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 39
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £38,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.87%
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
2292 2073 2280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 57.20% 51.40% 55.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1804 1774 1899
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 19 £45,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £52,500 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 38 (82.61%) Juniper
2 36 (78.26%) Wireless
3 35 (76.09%) Network Security
4 33 (71.74%) Riverbed
4 33 (71.74%) Ruckus Wireless
5 30 (65.22%) LogRhythm
6 11 (23.91%) Cisco
7 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
8 6 (13.04%) VMware
8 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (13.04%) vSphere
9 5 (10.87%) vCloud
9 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (10.87%) CentOS
9 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (10.87%) IronPort
9 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
9 5 (10.87%) Windows
9 5 (10.87%) Linux
9 5 (10.87%) CCNP
9 5 (10.87%) Firewall
9 5 (10.87%) Finance
10 4 (8.70%) WAN
10 4 (8.70%) LAN
10 4 (8.70%) SAN
10 4 (8.70%) McAfee
11 3 (6.52%) Nokia
11 3 (6.52%) WLAN

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (78.26%) Wireless
2 35 (76.09%) Network Security
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (10.87%) Firewall
5 4 (8.70%) WAN
5 4 (8.70%) LAN
5 4 (8.70%) SAN
6 3 (6.52%) WLAN
6 3 (6.52%) VPN
7 2 (4.35%) HSRP
7 2 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.35%) VRRP
7 2 (4.35%) DNS
7 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.35%) BGP
7 2 (4.35%) Internet
7 2 (4.35%) MPLS
7 2 (4.35%) OSPF
8 1 (2.17%) SSL
8 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Account Manager
2 27 (58.70%) Network Manager
3 20 (43.48%) Sales Manager
3 20 (43.48%) Security Manager
3 20 (43.48%) Network Security Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Sales Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Security Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (10.87%) CentOS
1 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
2 2 (4.35%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (4.35%) Release Management
2 2 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (4.35%) Service Management
2 2 (4.35%) Validation
2 2 (4.35%) Business Development
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.17%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) VBScript
1 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (10.87%) CCNP
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) CCIE
3 1 (2.17%) CCVP
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (13.04%) vSphere
2 5 (10.87%) vCloud
3 2 (4.35%) Snort
4 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (82.61%) Juniper
2 33 (71.74%) Riverbed
2 33 (71.74%) Ruckus Wireless
3 30 (65.22%) LogRhythm
4 11 (23.91%) Cisco
5 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.04%) VMware
7 5 (10.87%) IronPort
7 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.70%) McAfee
9 3 (6.52%) Nokia
9 3 (6.52%) Websense
10 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.35%) Fujitsu
11 1 (2.17%) Avaya
11 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.17%) HP
11 1 (2.17%) Citrix
11 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.17%) F5