The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 554 434 512
Rank change year-on-year
-120 +78
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 80 178 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.87% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 141 101
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Blue Coat
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21364 20558 23285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.38% 46.17% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17587 17198 19875
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in London

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the London region.

Blue Coat Salary Trend in London

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in London

Blue Coat
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
City of London -26 12 £62,500 +25.00% 5
Chiswick - 1 £47,500 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 180 (87.38%) CheckPoint
2 169 (82.04%) Firewall
3 143 (69.42%) Cisco
4 109 (52.91%) Juniper
5 88 (42.72%) Cisco Certification
6 73 (35.44%) CCNP
7 68 (33.01%) F5
8 64 (31.07%) Network Security
9 60 (29.13%) Windows
10 59 (28.64%) Websense
11 58 (28.16%) Information Security
12 50 (24.27%) Finance
12 50 (24.27%) SSL
13 47 (22.82%) Linux
14 46 (22.33%) Fortinet
15 44 (21.36%) VPN
16 42 (20.39%) CISSP
17 34 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (16.50%) Cisco ASA
18 33 (16.02%) SIEM
19 32 (15.53%) NetScreen
20 31 (15.05%) IPsec
20 31 (15.05%) CCNA
20 31 (15.05%) UNIX
20 31 (15.05%) NetScaler
21 30 (14.56%) ITIL
21 30 (14.56%) CCSE
22 26 (12.62%) Perl
22 26 (12.62%) Citrix
22 26 (12.62%) Nokia

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 15 (7.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.91%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 169 (82.04%) Firewall
2 64 (31.07%) Network Security
3 50 (24.27%) SSL
4 44 (21.36%) VPN
5 34 (16.50%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (15.53%) NetScreen
7 31 (15.05%) IPsec
7 31 (15.05%) NetScaler
8 24 (11.65%) WAN
9 22 (10.68%) Wireless
9 22 (10.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (8.25%) TCP/IP
10 17 (8.25%) TACACS
11 16 (7.77%) MPLS
12 15 (7.28%) OSPF
12 15 (7.28%) BGP
12 15 (7.28%) EIGRP
13 14 (6.80%) Wireshark
14 13 (6.31%) Reverse Proxy
14 13 (6.31%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (4.85%) Metasploit
General
1 50 (24.27%) Finance
2 14 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.91%) Banking
4 5 (2.43%) Legal
4 5 (2.43%) French Language
4 5 (2.43%) German Language
5 4 (1.94%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.46%) Law
7 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
8 1 (0.49%) Electronics
8 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (35.44%) Security Engineer
2 69 (33.50%) Network Engineer
3 37 (17.96%) Consultant
4 31 (15.05%) Security Consultant
5 24 (11.65%) Network Security Engineer
6 19 (9.22%) IT Security Engineer
7 13 (6.31%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (5.34%) Network Support
9 9 (4.37%) Network Manager
9 9 (4.37%) Support Engineer
9 9 (4.37%) Network Support Engineer
10 8 (3.88%) Architect
10 8 (3.88%) Senior Security Engineer
11 7 (3.40%) Information Security Engineer
11 7 (3.40%) IT Consultant
11 7 (3.40%) IT Security Consultant
12 6 (2.91%) Analyst
12 6 (2.91%) Network Consultant
12 6 (2.91%) Network Implementation Engineer
12 6 (2.91%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.97%) CSS
2 1 (0.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.74%) Management Information System
2 14 (6.80%) Hedge funds
3 10 (4.85%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.94%) SecurID
6 3 (1.46%) Statistics
7 2 (0.97%) Clustering
8 1 (0.49%) Replication
8 1 (0.49%) Firmware
8 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.49%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 60 (29.13%) Windows
2 47 (22.82%) Linux
3 31 (15.05%) UNIX
4 17 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (7.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (5.83%) Solaris
6 12 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.85%) FreeBSD
8 8 (3.88%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.97%) CentOS
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (28.16%) Information Security
2 34 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (16.02%) SIEM
4 30 (14.56%) ITIL
5 21 (10.19%) Load Balancing
6 20 (9.71%) Incident Management
7 19 (9.22%) Project Management
8 18 (8.74%) Asset Management
9 16 (7.77%) Vulnerability Management
10 15 (7.28%) Low Latency
11 10 (4.85%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.85%) PRINCE2
12 8 (3.88%) Information Security Management
12 8 (3.88%) Security Management
12 8 (3.88%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (3.88%) Problem Management
12 8 (3.88%) ISMS
13 7 (3.40%) Network Management
14 6 (2.91%) Product Management
14 6 (2.91%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.62%) Perl
2 23 (11.17%) PowerShell
3 19 (9.22%) SQL
4 16 (7.77%) Bash Shell
5 12 (5.83%) Ruby
6 10 (4.85%) Python
7 1 (0.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 88 (42.72%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (35.44%) CCNP
3 42 (20.39%) CISSP
4 31 (15.05%) CCNA
5 30 (14.56%) CCSE
6 18 (8.74%) CCSA
7 16 (7.77%) Degree
7 16 (7.77%) CCIE
8 8 (3.88%) JNCIA
9 5 (2.43%) CCSP
10 4 (1.94%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.97%) MCITP
11 2 (0.97%) CCVP
11 2 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.97%) CCDP
12 1 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.49%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.28%) SLA
2 9 (4.37%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.88%) GPG13
3 8 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.88%) QA
System Software
1 25 (12.14%) ProxySG
2 16 (7.77%) Snort
3 14 (6.80%) Nmap
4 8 (3.88%) Squid
5 7 (3.40%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.97%) NFS
7 2 (0.97%) Postfix
7 2 (0.97%) vSphere
8 1 (0.49%) XenApp
8 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (7.28%) Cacti
2 12 (5.83%) Nessus
3 11 (5.34%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.97%) Puppet
5 2 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.49%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.49%) WSUS
6 1 (0.49%) SCCM
6 1 (0.49%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.49%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 180 (87.38%) CheckPoint
2 143 (69.42%) Cisco
3 109 (52.91%) Juniper
4 68 (33.01%) F5
5 59 (28.64%) Websense
6 46 (22.33%) Fortinet
7 26 (12.62%) Nokia
7 26 (12.62%) Citrix
7 26 (12.62%) LogRhythm
8 24 (11.65%) Sophos
9 14 (6.80%) Aerohive Networks
10 13 (6.31%) Red Hat
11 12 (5.83%) Riverbed
12 10 (4.85%) SolarWinds
13 9 (4.37%) Microsoft
14 6 (2.91%) HP
14 6 (2.91%) Symantec
14 6 (2.91%) VMware
14 6 (2.91%) Aruba
15 5 (2.43%) McAfee
London
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago