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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 495 477 510
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 109 154 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.75% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75 99 93
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
20019 20602 20740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.83% 47.46% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16864 16745 17324
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
City of London +8 45 £57,000 +21.27% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 184 (84.02%) CheckPoint
2 159 (72.60%) Cisco
3 145 (66.21%) Firewall
4 98 (44.75%) Cisco ASA
5 88 (40.18%) Cisco Certification
6 86 (39.27%) Juniper
7 83 (37.90%) Network Security
8 80 (36.53%) Finance
9 67 (30.59%) F5
10 62 (28.31%) CCNP
11 55 (25.11%) Fortinet
12 54 (24.66%) Websense
13 44 (20.09%) Information Security
14 40 (18.26%) TCP/IP
15 37 (16.89%) McAfee
16 35 (15.98%) CCNA
17 33 (15.07%) VPN
18 31 (14.16%) CCSE
19 29 (13.24%) Windows
20 28 (12.79%) IronPort
20 28 (12.79%) Cisco PIX
21 27 (12.33%) Microsoft
22 25 (11.42%) NetScreen
23 24 (10.96%) DNS
23 24 (10.96%) CCIE
23 24 (10.96%) Tufin
24 23 (10.50%) Management Information System
24 23 (10.50%) Telecoms
25 22 (10.05%) Service Delivery
25 22 (10.05%) Citrix

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (8.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.91%) IIS
2 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.91%) MS Project
2 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) RMDS
1 3 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 145 (66.21%) Firewall
2 98 (44.75%) Cisco ASA
3 83 (37.90%) Network Security
4 40 (18.26%) TCP/IP
5 33 (15.07%) VPN
6 28 (12.79%) Cisco PIX
7 25 (11.42%) NetScreen
8 24 (10.96%) DNS
9 22 (10.05%) WAN
10 21 (9.59%) VoIP
10 21 (9.59%) SSL
11 19 (8.68%) Cisco ISE
11 19 (8.68%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (8.68%) Wireless
11 19 (8.68%) OSPF
11 19 (8.68%) Cisco IOS
12 18 (8.22%) MPLS
13 17 (7.76%) BGP
14 16 (7.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 14 (6.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.85%) SQL Server
General
1 80 (36.53%) Finance
2 23 (10.50%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.22%) Banking
4 11 (5.02%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.83%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.37%) Law
6 3 (1.37%) Back Office
7 2 (0.91%) Legal
7 2 (0.91%) Retail
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 86 (39.27%) Network Engineer
2 66 (30.14%) Security Engineer
3 56 (25.57%) Consultant
4 52 (23.74%) Security Consultant
5 37 (16.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (7.31%) Analyst
7 15 (6.85%) Project Engineer
7 15 (6.85%) Technical Consultant
8 13 (5.94%) Architect
9 12 (5.48%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.48%) Security Analyst
9 12 (5.48%) Implementation Engineer
9 12 (5.48%) Network Support Engineer
9 12 (5.48%) Network Support
9 12 (5.48%) Network Implementation Engineer
10 11 (5.02%) IT Security Consultant
10 11 (5.02%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 11 (5.02%) IT Consultant
11 10 (4.57%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (4.57%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.37%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.65%) Hedge funds
3 5 (2.28%) CMDB
4 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.37%) PKI
4 3 (1.37%) SecurID
4 3 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.91%) Statistics
5 2 (0.91%) Derivative
6 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.46%) IPTV
6 1 (0.46%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.24%) Windows
2 16 (7.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (6.39%) Windows 7
4 12 (5.48%) UNIX
5 8 (3.65%) Linux
6 2 (0.91%) Solaris
6 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.91%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.09%) Information Security
2 22 (10.05%) Service Delivery
3 20 (9.13%) ITIL
3 20 (9.13%) Change Management
3 20 (9.13%) Kalman Filter
4 19 (8.68%) Project Management
5 15 (6.85%) SIEM
5 15 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (5.48%) Network Design
7 10 (4.57%) Load Balancing
8 9 (4.11%) Network Management
8 9 (4.11%) CRM
9 6 (2.74%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.28%) Change Control
10 5 (2.28%) Network Architecture
10 5 (2.28%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (2.28%) Low Latency
10 5 (2.28%) Security Management
10 5 (2.28%) Migration
11 4 (1.83%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.83%) C
1 4 (1.83%) Perl
1 4 (1.83%) SQL
1 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.37%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.91%) Python
4 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 88 (40.18%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (28.31%) CCNP
3 35 (15.98%) CCNA
4 31 (14.16%) CCSE
5 24 (10.96%) CCIE
6 21 (9.59%) CISSP
7 17 (7.76%) CCSA
8 14 (6.39%) Degree
9 12 (5.48%) JNCIS
10 7 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.74%) CCSP
12 5 (2.28%) JNCIP
13 4 (1.83%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.37%) Security Cleared
14 3 (1.37%) CCDP
14 3 (1.37%) CISM
15 2 (0.91%) CCVP
15 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
15 2 (0.91%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.31%) PCI DSS
2 14 (6.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (5.94%) GPG13
4 8 (3.65%) SLA
5 5 (2.28%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 16 (7.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.94%) Squid
3 8 (3.65%) ProxySG
4 4 (1.83%) Snort
5 2 (0.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (5.94%) McAfee ePO
2 12 (5.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.83%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.37%) Cacti
5 2 (0.91%) OpenView
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.46%) DatAdvantage
6 1 (0.46%) Nagios
6 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 184 (84.02%) CheckPoint
2 159 (72.60%) Cisco
3 86 (39.27%) Juniper
4 67 (30.59%) F5
5 55 (25.11%) Fortinet
6 54 (24.66%) Websense
7 37 (16.89%) McAfee
8 28 (12.79%) IronPort
9 27 (12.33%) Microsoft
10 24 (10.96%) Tufin
11 22 (10.05%) Citrix
12 18 (8.22%) Nokia
13 16 (7.31%) SolarWinds
14 12 (5.48%) Symantec
15 11 (5.02%) Qualys
16 9 (4.11%) Riverbed
16 9 (4.11%) HP
17 8 (3.65%) TippingPoint
18 7 (3.20%) LogLogic
18 7 (3.20%) Barracuda Networks
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