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 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 552 456 503
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +47
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 69 162 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.78% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 134 99
Average salary £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.82% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.87%
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
22067 20845 23744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.50% 46.38% 46.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18232 17416 20413
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 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
City of London -30 18 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Chiswick - 1 £47,500 -
Hayes - 1 £45,000 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 163 (83.16%) CheckPoint
2 154 (78.57%) Firewall
3 147 (75.00%) Cisco
4 98 (50.00%) Juniper
5 88 (44.90%) Cisco Certification
6 78 (39.80%) CCNP
7 66 (33.67%) Network Security
7 66 (33.67%) Windows
8 58 (29.59%) SSL
8 58 (29.59%) VPN
9 53 (27.04%) Linux
10 51 (26.02%) CISSP
10 51 (26.02%) F5
11 43 (21.94%) IPsec
12 42 (21.43%) Finance
13 39 (19.90%) UNIX
14 38 (19.39%) SIEM
15 37 (18.88%) NetScreen
15 37 (18.88%) Information Security
16 36 (18.37%) Websense
17 34 (17.35%) ITIL
17 34 (17.35%) CCNA
17 34 (17.35%) CCSE
17 34 (17.35%) Cisco ASA
17 34 (17.35%) LogRhythm
18 32 (16.33%) NetScaler
19 31 (15.82%) Sophos
20 28 (14.29%) ProxySG
21 26 (13.27%) Wireless
21 26 (13.27%) Perl

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (9.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.02%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.02%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.51%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.04%) SaaS
2 2 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 154 (78.57%) Firewall
2 66 (33.67%) Network Security
3 58 (29.59%) SSL
3 58 (29.59%) VPN
4 43 (21.94%) IPsec
5 37 (18.88%) NetScreen
6 34 (17.35%) Cisco ASA
7 32 (16.33%) NetScaler
8 26 (13.27%) Wireless
8 26 (13.27%) WAN
9 21 (10.71%) TACACS
10 18 (9.18%) TCP/IP
11 17 (8.67%) Wireshark
11 17 (8.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (8.16%) Internet
13 15 (7.65%) LAN
14 13 (6.63%) MPLS
14 13 (6.63%) OSPF
14 13 (6.63%) BGP
14 13 (6.63%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (21.43%) Finance
2 14 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.55%) Law
3 5 (2.55%) Legal
3 5 (2.55%) French Language
3 5 (2.55%) German Language
4 3 (1.53%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.53%) Banking
5 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (37.24%) Security Engineer
2 65 (33.16%) Network Engineer
3 21 (10.71%) Consultant
4 20 (10.20%) IT Security Engineer
5 19 (9.69%) Network Security Engineer
6 15 (7.65%) Security Consultant
6 15 (7.65%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (5.61%) Senior Security Engineer
8 10 (5.10%) Network Manager
9 9 (4.59%) Architect
9 9 (4.59%) Network Support
10 8 (4.08%) Analyst
10 8 (4.08%) Network Consultant
11 7 (3.57%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) Security Analyst
11 7 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
12 5 (2.55%) Service Manager
12 5 (2.55%) Technical Services Manager
12 5 (2.55%) Network Architect
12 5 (2.55%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.55%) CSS
2 2 (1.02%) Web Services
3 1 (0.51%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.22%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.61%) Hedge funds
2 11 (5.61%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.55%) SecurID
3 5 (2.55%) Statistics
4 3 (1.53%) PKI
5 2 (1.02%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.02%) Clustering
6 1 (0.51%) Firmware
6 1 (0.51%) DTV
6 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (33.67%) Windows
2 53 (27.04%) Linux
3 39 (19.90%) UNIX
4 15 (7.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (6.63%) Solaris
6 12 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (5.10%) FreeBSD
8 4 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.04%) CentOS
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.39%) SIEM
2 37 (18.88%) Information Security
3 34 (17.35%) ITIL
4 25 (12.76%) Project Management
5 22 (11.22%) Incident Management
5 22 (11.22%) Load Balancing
6 17 (8.67%) Asset Management
7 16 (8.16%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (6.12%) Problem Management
8 12 (6.12%) ISMS
8 12 (6.12%) Security Management
8 12 (6.12%) Information Security Management
8 12 (6.12%) Low Latency
9 11 (5.61%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (5.10%) PRINCE2
11 9 (4.59%) Network Management
12 8 (4.08%) Performance Management
12 8 (4.08%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (3.57%) Change Control
14 6 (3.06%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.27%) Perl
2 22 (11.22%) PowerShell
3 20 (10.20%) SQL
4 16 (8.16%) Bash Shell
5 12 (6.12%) Ruby
6 9 (4.59%) Python
7 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.51%) VBScript
7 1 (0.51%) VB
7 1 (0.51%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 88 (44.90%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (39.80%) CCNP
3 51 (26.02%) CISSP
4 34 (17.35%) CCNA
4 34 (17.35%) CCSE
5 24 (12.24%) CCSA
6 16 (8.16%) Degree
7 12 (6.12%) JNCIA
8 11 (5.61%) CCIE
9 9 (4.59%) Security Cleared
10 8 (4.08%) CCSP
11 7 (3.57%) CCDP
12 3 (1.53%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (1.02%) MCITP
13 2 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.67%) SLA
2 10 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.57%) QA
4 6 (3.06%) GPG13
4 6 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 16 (8.16%) Snort
3 14 (7.14%) Nmap
4 8 (4.08%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.06%) Squid
6 3 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.02%) vSphere
7 2 (1.02%) Postfix
7 2 (1.02%) NFS
8 1 (0.51%) XenApp
8 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (9.69%) Cacti
2 12 (6.12%) Nessus
3 11 (5.61%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.02%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.02%) Puppet
5 2 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.02%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.51%) Netcool
6 1 (0.51%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.51%) SCCM
6 1 (0.51%) WSUS
6 1 (0.51%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 163 (83.16%) CheckPoint
2 147 (75.00%) Cisco
3 98 (50.00%) Juniper
4 51 (26.02%) F5
5 36 (18.37%) Websense
6 34 (17.35%) LogRhythm
7 31 (15.82%) Sophos
8 23 (11.73%) Citrix
9 21 (10.71%) Fortinet
9 21 (10.71%) Nokia
10 15 (7.65%) Aerohive Networks
11 13 (6.63%) Red Hat
12 12 (6.12%) SolarWinds
13 11 (5.61%) Riverbed
13 11 (5.61%) HP
14 7 (3.57%) Symantec
15 6 (3.06%) Aruba
16 5 (2.55%) McAfee
16 5 (2.55%) Microsoft
16 5 (2.55%) VMware
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £425 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago