The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 561 452 502
Rank change year-on-year
-109 +50
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 76 146 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.71% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 115 84
Average salary £53,000 £53,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -9.47%
Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22483 20707 23898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.73% 46.72% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18683 17153 20607
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 £77,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -37 18 £59,000 +11.32% 1
Hayes - 2 £47,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £53,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £52,500 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 165 (77.10%) CheckPoint
2 155 (72.43%) Firewall
3 153 (71.50%) Cisco
4 102 (47.66%) Juniper
5 84 (39.25%) Cisco Certification
6 77 (35.98%) CCNP
7 69 (32.24%) VPN
7 69 (32.24%) Windows
8 68 (31.78%) Network Security
9 64 (29.91%) SSL
10 59 (27.57%) F5
11 57 (26.64%) Linux
12 50 (23.36%) IPsec
12 50 (23.36%) CISSP
13 42 (19.63%) Websense
14 40 (18.69%) UNIX
14 40 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
14 40 (18.69%) SIEM
15 38 (17.76%) ProxySG
15 38 (17.76%) Finance
16 37 (17.29%) NetScreen
17 36 (16.82%) Information Security
18 35 (16.36%) ITIL
18 35 (16.36%) WAN
18 35 (16.36%) CCNA
19 34 (15.89%) CCSE
19 34 (15.89%) NetScaler
19 34 (15.89%) LogRhythm
20 32 (14.95%) Load Balancing
21 31 (14.49%) Wireless

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (8.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (1.87%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.93%) MS Office
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.47%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.80%) SaaS
2 2 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 155 (72.43%) Firewall
2 69 (32.24%) VPN
3 68 (31.78%) Network Security
4 64 (29.91%) SSL
5 50 (23.36%) IPsec
6 40 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
7 37 (17.29%) NetScreen
8 35 (16.36%) WAN
9 34 (15.89%) NetScaler
10 31 (14.49%) Wireless
11 22 (10.28%) TCP/IP
11 22 (10.28%) LAN
12 21 (9.81%) TACACS
12 21 (9.81%) Internet
13 19 (8.88%) Wireshark
14 13 (6.07%) tcpdump
14 13 (6.07%) DNS
14 13 (6.07%) MPLS
14 13 (6.07%) OSPF
14 13 (6.07%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.67%) Metasploit
General
1 38 (17.76%) Finance
2 17 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.80%) Legal
4 5 (2.34%) French Language
4 5 (2.34%) German Language
4 5 (2.34%) Law
5 4 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.93%) Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 73 (34.11%) Security Engineer
2 61 (28.50%) Network Engineer
3 30 (14.02%) Consultant
4 23 (10.75%) IT Security Engineer
5 20 (9.35%) Security Consultant
6 18 (8.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 16 (7.48%) Network Consultant
7 16 (7.48%) Network Security Engineer
8 13 (6.07%) Senior Security Engineer
9 12 (5.61%) Architect
9 12 (5.61%) Analyst
10 10 (4.67%) Network Security Consultant
10 10 (4.67%) Security Analyst
10 10 (4.67%) Network Manager
10 10 (4.67%) Network Support
11 9 (4.21%) Support Engineer
11 9 (4.21%) Network Support Engineer
12 6 (2.80%) Designer
12 6 (2.80%) Network Architect
12 6 (2.80%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.80%) CSS
2 5 (2.34%) Web Services
3 1 (0.47%) SOAP
3 1 (0.47%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.28%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.07%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.74%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.80%) Digital Media
4 6 (2.80%) Statistics
4 6 (2.80%) PKI
4 6 (2.80%) SecurID
5 2 (0.93%) Clustering
5 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.47%) DTV
6 1 (0.47%) Firmware
6 1 (0.47%) Replication
6 1 (0.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 69 (32.24%) Windows
2 57 (26.64%) Linux
3 40 (18.69%) UNIX
4 16 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (6.07%) Solaris
6 12 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.67%) FreeBSD
8 4 (1.87%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.93%) CentOS
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.69%) SIEM
2 36 (16.82%) Information Security
3 35 (16.36%) ITIL
4 32 (14.95%) Load Balancing
5 25 (11.68%) Project Management
6 22 (10.28%) Incident Management
7 16 (7.48%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (6.54%) Asset Management
9 12 (5.61%) Problem Management
9 12 (5.61%) ISMS
9 12 (5.61%) Information Security Management
9 12 (5.61%) Security Management
10 11 (5.14%) Network Management
10 11 (5.14%) Network Architecture
11 10 (4.67%) PRINCE2
12 8 (3.74%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (3.74%) Performance Management
13 7 (3.27%) Migration
13 7 (3.27%) Network Design
14 6 (2.80%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.81%) Perl
2 19 (8.88%) PowerShell
3 17 (7.94%) SQL
4 16 (7.48%) Bash Shell
5 12 (5.61%) Ruby
6 5 (2.34%) Python
7 1 (0.47%) VBScript
7 1 (0.47%) VB
7 1 (0.47%) Tcl
7 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 84 (39.25%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (35.98%) CCNP
3 50 (23.36%) CISSP
4 35 (16.36%) CCNA
5 34 (15.89%) CCSE
6 28 (13.08%) CCSA
7 14 (6.54%) Degree
8 12 (5.61%) Security Cleared
8 12 (5.61%) JNCIA
8 12 (5.61%) CCDP
9 11 (5.14%) CCSP
10 6 (2.80%) CCIE
11 3 (1.40%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (1.40%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (1.40%) GIAC
11 3 (1.40%) CEH
11 3 (1.40%) GSEC
12 2 (0.93%) GCED
12 2 (0.93%) GCIH
12 2 (0.93%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.94%) SLA
2 12 (5.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.27%) QA
4 6 (2.80%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.34%) GPG13
System Software
1 38 (17.76%) ProxySG
2 16 (7.48%) Snort
3 15 (7.01%) Nmap
4 14 (6.54%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.34%) Squid
6 3 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.93%) XenApp
7 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (8.88%) Cacti
2 13 (6.07%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (6.07%) Nessus
3 4 (1.87%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.93%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.93%) SCCM
5 2 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.47%) Netcool
6 1 (0.47%) WSUS
6 1 (0.47%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 165 (77.10%) CheckPoint
2 153 (71.50%) Cisco
3 102 (47.66%) Juniper
4 59 (27.57%) F5
5 42 (19.63%) Websense
6 34 (15.89%) LogRhythm
7 31 (14.49%) Sophos
8 24 (11.21%) Citrix
9 23 (10.75%) Nokia
10 15 (7.01%) Aerohive Networks
11 14 (6.54%) Riverbed
11 14 (6.54%) SolarWinds
12 12 (5.61%) HP
13 11 (5.14%) Aruba
13 11 (5.14%) Red Hat
13 11 (5.14%) Fortinet
14 10 (4.67%) Symantec
15 8 (3.74%) Microsoft
16 7 (3.27%) McAfee
16 7 (3.27%) VMware
City of London
Venturi NL/BE
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago