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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 177 165 184
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 15 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.42% 0.73% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 1.29% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 2
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £37,500 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £53,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.77% -0.58%
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
1987 2256 2033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.33% 57.09% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1617 1794 1741
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 31 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 31 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
Basingstoke +4 6 £24,500 -45.55% 1
Farnborough -24 6 £38,000 -27.61%
Southampton - 2 £42,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £37,500 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 (93.94%) Juniper
2 27 (81.82%) CheckPoint
2 27 (81.82%) Cisco
3 22 (66.67%) Firewall
4 20 (60.61%) F5
5 16 (48.48%) Fortinet
6 15 (45.45%) Wireless
7 14 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 10 (30.30%) WAN
9 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (27.27%) CCNA
10 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (24.24%) Degree
11 8 (24.24%) IronPort
11 8 (24.24%) McAfee
11 8 (24.24%) ITIL
11 8 (24.24%) UNIX
11 8 (24.24%) Linux
12 7 (21.21%) LAN
12 7 (21.21%) HP
12 7 (21.21%) CCSE
12 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
12 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
12 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
12 7 (21.21%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (21.21%) 802.1X
13 6 (18.18%) Ruckus Wireless
13 6 (18.18%) LogRhythm
13 6 (18.18%) Riverbed

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 22 (66.67%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) Wireless
3 11 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 10 (30.30%) WAN
5 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (21.21%) LAN
7 5 (15.15%) NetScreen
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (12.12%) VoIP
8 4 (12.12%) VPN
9 3 (9.09%) SSL
9 3 (9.09%) IPsec
9 3 (9.09%) Network Security
9 3 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (6.06%) tcpdump
10 2 (6.06%) Wireshark
11 1 (3.03%) FCoE
11 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
11 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Security Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Account Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Graduate
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Sales Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Statistics
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
1 8 (24.24%) UNIX
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Solaris
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 2000
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Identity Management
4 4 (12.12%) Telemarketing
4 4 (12.12%) Product Management
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.09%) Time Management
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security
5 3 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) B2B
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) VBScript
1 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) CCNA
3 8 (24.24%) Degree
4 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) CCSE
5 5 (15.15%) CCNP
6 4 (12.12%) JNCIS
7 2 (6.06%) CCSA
7 2 (6.06%) CCIE
8 1 (3.03%) CISSP
8 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.06%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Squid
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
1 1 (3.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) Juniper
2 27 (81.82%) Cisco
2 27 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 20 (60.61%) F5
4 16 (48.48%) Fortinet
5 8 (24.24%) IronPort
5 8 (24.24%) McAfee
6 7 (21.21%) HP
7 6 (18.18%) Ruckus Wireless
7 6 (18.18%) LogRhythm
7 6 (18.18%) Riverbed
8 5 (15.15%) Websense
9 4 (12.12%) Mitel
9 4 (12.12%) Sourcefire
9 4 (12.12%) Nokia
9 4 (12.12%) Tufin
9 4 (12.12%) Aruba
9 4 (12.12%) ProCurve
9 4 (12.12%) Crossbeam
10 3 (9.09%) Microsoft