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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 555 447 501
Rank change year-on-year
-108 +54
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 72 164 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.79% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 133 100
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
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
21785 20731 23677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.43% 46.35% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18007 17349 20296
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 £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 1 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 1 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 -22 16 £53,000 +9.84% 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 1 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.

1 171 (84.65%) CheckPoint
2 159 (78.71%) Firewall
3 145 (71.78%) Cisco
4 103 (50.99%) Juniper
5 87 (43.07%) Cisco Certification
6 76 (37.62%) CCNP
7 64 (31.68%) Network Security
8 63 (31.19%) Windows
9 58 (28.71%) F5
10 54 (26.73%) SSL
11 52 (25.74%) VPN
11 52 (25.74%) Linux
12 50 (24.75%) CISSP
13 46 (22.77%) Finance
13 46 (22.77%) Information Security
14 44 (21.78%) Websense
15 37 (18.32%) IPsec
16 36 (17.82%) NetScreen
16 36 (17.82%) UNIX
16 36 (17.82%) SIEM
17 33 (16.34%) ITIL
17 33 (16.34%) CCSE
18 32 (15.84%) Cisco ASA
18 32 (15.84%) CCNA
18 32 (15.84%) NetScaler
18 32 (15.84%) LogRhythm
19 30 (14.85%) Fortinet
20 29 (14.36%) ProxySG
20 29 (14.36%) Sophos
21 27 (13.37%) Perl

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 18 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.98%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.99%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.98%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) SaaS
2 2 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 159 (78.71%) Firewall
2 64 (31.68%) Network Security
3 54 (26.73%) SSL
4 52 (25.74%) VPN
5 37 (18.32%) IPsec
6 36 (17.82%) NetScreen
7 32 (15.84%) Cisco ASA
7 32 (15.84%) NetScaler
8 25 (12.38%) Wireless
9 24 (11.88%) WAN
10 20 (9.90%) TACACS
11 19 (9.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (7.92%) Wireshark
13 15 (7.43%) Internet
13 15 (7.43%) TCP/IP
14 14 (6.93%) MPLS
15 13 (6.44%) OSPF
15 13 (6.44%) BGP
15 13 (6.44%) EIGRP
15 13 (6.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.95%) Metasploit
General
1 46 (22.77%) Finance
2 12 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.48%) French Language
3 5 (2.48%) German Language
3 5 (2.48%) Law
3 5 (2.48%) Legal
4 4 (1.98%) Banking
4 4 (1.98%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (35.15%) Security Engineer
2 67 (33.17%) Network Engineer
3 27 (13.37%) Consultant
4 21 (10.40%) Security Consultant
5 19 (9.41%) Network Security Engineer
5 19 (9.41%) IT Security Engineer
6 14 (6.93%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (5.45%) Network Manager
8 10 (4.95%) Senior Security Engineer
9 9 (4.46%) Network Support
9 9 (4.46%) Architect
10 8 (3.96%) Analyst
11 7 (3.47%) Support Engineer
11 7 (3.47%) Security Analyst
11 7 (3.47%) Network Support Engineer
12 6 (2.97%) Network Consultant
12 6 (2.97%) Information Security Engineer
13 5 (2.48%) Designer
13 5 (2.48%) Security Manager
13 5 (2.48%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.48%) CSS
2 2 (0.99%) Web Services
3 1 (0.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.40%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.94%) Hedge funds
3 10 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.48%) Statistics
5 4 (1.98%) SecurID
6 2 (0.99%) PKI
6 2 (0.99%) Clustering
7 1 (0.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.50%) Firmware
7 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 63 (31.19%) Windows
2 52 (25.74%) Linux
3 36 (17.82%) UNIX
4 15 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.44%) Solaris
5 13 (6.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.95%) FreeBSD
8 4 (1.98%) CentOS
8 4 (1.98%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.77%) Information Security
2 36 (17.82%) SIEM
3 33 (16.34%) ITIL
4 24 (11.88%) Load Balancing
5 22 (10.89%) Project Management
6 21 (10.40%) Incident Management
7 18 (8.91%) Asset Management
8 16 (7.92%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (6.44%) Low Latency
10 11 (5.45%) ISMS
10 11 (5.45%) Problem Management
10 11 (5.45%) Security Management
10 11 (5.45%) Information Security Management
11 10 (4.95%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.95%) Network Management
12 9 (4.46%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (3.96%) Change Control
13 8 (3.96%) Performance Management
13 8 (3.96%) Risk Assessment
14 6 (2.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.37%) Perl
2 23 (11.39%) PowerShell
3 21 (10.40%) SQL
4 16 (7.92%) Bash Shell
5 12 (5.94%) Ruby
6 10 (4.95%) Python
7 1 (0.50%) Tcl
7 1 (0.50%) VBScript
7 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (43.07%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (37.62%) CCNP
3 50 (24.75%) CISSP
4 33 (16.34%) CCSE
5 32 (15.84%) CCNA
6 21 (10.40%) CCSA
7 17 (8.42%) Degree
8 11 (5.45%) JNCIA
8 11 (5.45%) CCIE
9 9 (4.46%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.48%) CCSP
10 5 (2.48%) CCDP
11 3 (1.49%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.99%) MCITP
12 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.92%) SLA
2 10 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.96%) QA
4 7 (3.47%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.97%) GPG13
5 6 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (14.36%) ProxySG
2 16 (7.92%) Snort
3 14 (6.93%) Nmap
4 7 (3.47%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.97%) Squid
6 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.99%) NFS
7 2 (0.99%) Postfix
7 2 (0.99%) vSphere
8 1 (0.50%) XenApp
8 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (8.91%) Cacti
2 12 (5.94%) Nessus
3 11 (5.45%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.99%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.99%) Puppet
5 2 (0.99%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.50%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.50%) WSUS
6 1 (0.50%) SCCM
6 1 (0.50%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 171 (84.65%) CheckPoint
2 145 (71.78%) Cisco
3 103 (50.99%) Juniper
4 58 (28.71%) F5
5 44 (21.78%) Websense
6 32 (15.84%) LogRhythm
7 30 (14.85%) Fortinet
8 29 (14.36%) Sophos
9 23 (11.39%) Citrix
10 22 (10.89%) Nokia
11 15 (7.43%) Aerohive Networks
12 13 (6.44%) Red Hat
13 12 (5.94%) Riverbed
14 11 (5.45%) SolarWinds
14 11 (5.45%) HP
15 7 (3.47%) Symantec
16 6 (2.97%) VMware
16 6 (2.97%) Aruba
17 5 (2.48%) Microsoft
18 4 (1.98%) McAfee
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
NTT Com Security
Posted: 12 days ago
London
NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago