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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 558 535 519
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -16
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 75 106 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.54% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 69 79 91
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
18138 19721 20257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.05% 48.02% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15300 16640 16367
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +19 8 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Canary Wharf - 7 £72,500 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 100 (69.93%) Cisco
2 86 (60.14%) CheckPoint
3 73 (51.05%) Firewall
4 68 (47.55%) Juniper
5 65 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
6 64 (44.76%) Palo Alto
7 50 (34.97%) Network Security
7 50 (34.97%) F5
8 45 (31.47%) CCNP
8 45 (31.47%) Presales
9 35 (24.48%) Finance
9 35 (24.48%) Fortinet
10 31 (21.68%) Data Centre
11 30 (20.98%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (19.58%) Migration
13 25 (17.48%) HP
13 25 (17.48%) Microsoft
14 24 (16.78%) Telecoms
15 21 (14.69%) Qualys
15 21 (14.69%) VMware
15 21 (14.69%) Cybersecurity
16 20 (13.99%) ITIL
16 20 (13.99%) Riverbed
17 19 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (13.29%) CCSE
17 19 (13.29%) VPN
17 19 (13.29%) DNS
17 19 (13.29%) Dell
17 19 (13.29%) CCNA
17 19 (13.29%) Citrix

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (3.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.40%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 73 (51.05%) Firewall
2 50 (34.97%) Network Security
3 30 (20.98%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (13.29%) DNS
4 19 (13.29%) VPN
5 17 (11.89%) MPLS
6 16 (11.19%) Wireless
7 14 (9.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (9.79%) SSL
7 14 (9.79%) VoIP
8 13 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (9.09%) WAN
9 12 (8.39%) ISDN
9 12 (8.39%) TCP/IP
10 11 (7.69%) IP Telephony
10 11 (7.69%) IPsec
11 10 (6.99%) DHCP
12 9 (6.29%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (6.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 9 (6.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 35 (24.48%) Finance
2 24 (16.78%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.39%) Banking
4 7 (4.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (46.85%) Network Engineer
2 36 (25.17%) Consultant
3 33 (23.08%) Security Engineer
4 24 (16.78%) Security Consultant
5 23 (16.08%) Cisco Engineer
5 23 (16.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 20 (13.99%) Network Security Engineer
7 18 (12.59%) Senior Network Engineer
8 17 (11.89%) Check Point Consultant
8 17 (11.89%) Network Consultant
8 17 (11.89%) Network Security Consultant
9 12 (8.39%) Cisco Consultant
10 11 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 11 (7.69%) Cisco Security Consultant
11 10 (6.99%) Firewall Engineer
12 9 (6.29%) NOC Engineer
13 8 (5.59%) Citrix Engineer
14 7 (4.90%) Architect
14 7 (4.90%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 7 (4.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.10%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.68%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.49%) Cyberthreat
3 8 (5.59%) Hedge funds
4 7 (4.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.50%) NHS
7 4 (2.80%) Clustering
7 4 (2.80%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.70%) BYOD
9 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.70%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.70%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.70%) Equities
9 1 (0.70%) Fintech
9 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.70%) PKI
9 1 (0.70%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.49%) Windows
2 7 (4.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.40%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.70%) Linux
5 1 (0.70%) Solaris
5 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.47%) Presales
2 28 (19.58%) Migration
3 21 (14.69%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (13.99%) ITIL
5 17 (11.89%) SIEM
6 10 (6.99%) Information Security
6 10 (6.99%) ITSM
6 10 (6.99%) Service Management
6 10 (6.99%) Test Scripting
7 9 (6.29%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (5.59%) Line Management
8 8 (5.59%) Project Management
9 7 (4.90%) Change Control
9 7 (4.90%) Load Balancing
9 7 (4.90%) Network Management
9 7 (4.90%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.20%) Converged Infrastructure
10 6 (4.20%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.20%) Threat Analysis
11 4 (2.80%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.80%) SQL
2 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 65 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (31.47%) CCNP
3 19 (13.29%) CCNA
3 19 (13.29%) CCSE
4 16 (11.19%) Degree
5 14 (9.79%) CCIE
6 13 (9.09%) CCSA
7 12 (8.39%) JNCIS
8 7 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (4.20%) JNCIA
9 6 (4.20%) JNCIP
9 6 (4.20%) VCAP
10 5 (3.50%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (2.80%) VCP5
12 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.10%) MCSE
12 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.40%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.20%) SLA
3 2 (1.40%) GPG13
3 2 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 19 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.49%) ProxySG
3 8 (5.59%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.10%) XenApp
5 2 (1.40%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.40%) Squid
5 2 (1.40%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.40%) Xen
6 1 (0.70%) Firmware
6 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (12.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (9.09%) FortiGate
3 7 (4.90%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (4.90%) Nagios
4 2 (1.40%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.40%) SCCM
4 2 (1.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.70%) QRadar
5 1 (0.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 100 (69.93%) Cisco
2 86 (60.14%) CheckPoint
3 68 (47.55%) Juniper
4 64 (44.76%) Palo Alto
5 50 (34.97%) F5
6 35 (24.48%) Fortinet
7 25 (17.48%) HP
7 25 (17.48%) Microsoft
8 21 (14.69%) Qualys
8 21 (14.69%) VMware
9 20 (13.99%) Riverbed
10 19 (13.29%) Citrix
10 19 (13.29%) Dell
11 17 (11.89%) IBM
11 17 (11.89%) SolarWinds
12 16 (11.19%) AlgoSec
12 16 (11.19%) Aruba
12 16 (11.19%) Forcepoint
13 14 (9.79%) ArcSight
14 11 (7.69%) Intel Security
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Salary is approx 60-90k base + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago