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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 513 455 533
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +78
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 109 174 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.38% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.84% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 74 135 79
Average salary £54,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.60% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
21115 20821 22949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.53% 45.99% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17429 17471 19415
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -13 21 £55,000 +11.11% 5
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Chiswick - 1 £47,500 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (88.60%) CheckPoint
2 163 (84.46%) Firewall
3 131 (67.88%) Cisco
4 95 (49.22%) Juniper
5 92 (47.67%) Cisco Certification
6 81 (41.97%) F5
7 72 (37.31%) CCNP
8 68 (35.23%) Network Security
9 64 (33.16%) Websense
10 58 (30.05%) Information Security
11 54 (27.98%) Fortinet
12 49 (25.39%) Windows
13 47 (24.35%) Finance
14 42 (21.76%) Cisco ASA
15 40 (20.73%) VPN
16 36 (18.65%) CCNA
17 35 (18.13%) SSL
17 35 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
18 34 (17.62%) Linux
19 29 (15.03%) Nokia
20 28 (14.51%) CISSP
21 27 (13.99%) WAN
22 25 (12.95%) ITIL
23 24 (12.44%) Perl
23 24 (12.44%) Citrix
24 23 (11.92%) TCP/IP
24 23 (11.92%) UNIX
24 23 (11.92%) Telecoms
24 23 (11.92%) CCSE
25 22 (11.40%) ProxySG

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 12 (6.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.15%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.04%) IIS
3 2 (1.04%) Apache
4 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.07%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.04%) MS Project
3 2 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) RMDS
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 163 (84.46%) Firewall
2 68 (35.23%) Network Security
3 42 (21.76%) Cisco ASA
4 40 (20.73%) VPN
5 35 (18.13%) SSL
6 27 (13.99%) WAN
7 23 (11.92%) TCP/IP
8 22 (11.40%) BGP
8 22 (11.40%) IPsec
8 22 (11.40%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (10.88%) MPLS
9 21 (10.88%) OSPF
10 19 (9.84%) Wireless
11 18 (9.33%) EIGRP
11 18 (9.33%) NetScaler
12 17 (8.81%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (8.81%) NetScreen
12 17 (8.81%) LAN
13 14 (7.25%) Wireshark
14 11 (5.70%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (4.15%) Metasploit
General
1 47 (24.35%) Finance
2 23 (11.92%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.11%) Banking
4 5 (2.59%) French Language
4 5 (2.59%) German Language
5 3 (1.55%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.55%) Law
5 3 (1.55%) Legal
6 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (39.90%) Network Engineer
2 65 (33.68%) Security Engineer
3 44 (22.80%) Consultant
4 39 (20.21%) Security Consultant
5 31 (16.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 14 (7.25%) IT Security Engineer
7 12 (6.22%) Network Support
8 11 (5.70%) Network Consultant
9 10 (5.18%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.18%) Network Support Engineer
10 9 (4.66%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (4.66%) Implementation Engineer
10 9 (4.66%) Network Implementation Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Network Security Consultant
11 8 (4.15%) IT Security Consultant
11 8 (4.15%) IT Consultant
12 7 (3.63%) Architect
12 7 (3.63%) Analyst
12 7 (3.63%) Information Security Engineer
13 6 (3.11%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) SOAP
1 1 (0.52%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.74%) Hedge funds
2 12 (6.22%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.18%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.59%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (2.59%) SecurID
6 3 (1.55%) Statistics
7 2 (1.04%) Replication
7 2 (1.04%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) Derivative
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.39%) Windows
2 34 (17.62%) Linux
3 23 (11.92%) UNIX
4 18 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.22%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.66%) Solaris
8 8 (4.15%) FreeBSD
8 8 (4.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.04%) CentOS
9 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (30.05%) Information Security
2 35 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (12.95%) ITIL
4 18 (9.33%) Project Management
4 18 (9.33%) SIEM
5 17 (8.81%) Load Balancing
6 16 (8.29%) Low Latency
7 14 (7.25%) Incident Management
8 12 (6.22%) Asset Management
9 11 (5.70%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (4.66%) Network Management
11 8 (4.15%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (4.15%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.63%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (3.63%) ITIL V3
13 6 (3.11%) Change Control
13 6 (3.11%) Algorithmic Trading
14 5 (2.59%) Network Design
14 5 (2.59%) Service Delivery
14 5 (2.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.44%) Perl
2 21 (10.88%) PowerShell
3 19 (9.84%) SQL
4 14 (7.25%) Bash Shell
5 10 (5.18%) Ruby
5 10 (5.18%) Python
6 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 92 (47.67%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (37.31%) CCNP
3 36 (18.65%) CCNA
4 28 (14.51%) CISSP
5 23 (11.92%) CCSE
6 22 (11.40%) CCIE
7 15 (7.77%) CCSA
7 15 (7.77%) Degree
8 9 (4.66%) CCSP
9 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.07%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.55%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.55%) CCDP
11 2 (1.04%) CCVP
11 2 (1.04%) MCITP
11 2 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.52%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 12 (6.22%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.70%) GPG13
3 8 (4.15%) SLA
3 8 (4.15%) QA
4 4 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (11.40%) ProxySG
2 13 (6.74%) Snort
3 11 (5.70%) Nmap
3 11 (5.70%) Squid
3 11 (5.70%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.04%) NFS
4 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.04%) Postfix
4 2 (1.04%) XenApp
4 2 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (5.18%) Cacti
2 8 (4.15%) Nessus
3 7 (3.63%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.04%) Puppet
4 2 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.52%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.52%) WSUS
5 1 (0.52%) SCCM
5 1 (0.52%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 171 (88.60%) CheckPoint
2 131 (67.88%) Cisco
3 95 (49.22%) Juniper
4 81 (41.97%) F5
5 64 (33.16%) Websense
6 54 (27.98%) Fortinet
7 29 (15.03%) Nokia
8 24 (12.44%) Citrix
9 16 (8.29%) Microsoft
10 12 (6.22%) Red Hat
10 12 (6.22%) Sophos
10 12 (6.22%) LogRhythm
11 7 (3.63%) VMware
11 7 (3.63%) HP
12 6 (3.11%) McAfee
12 6 (3.11%) Aruba
13 5 (2.59%) Proofpoint
13 5 (2.59%) Brocade
13 5 (2.59%) Aerohive Networks
14 4 (2.07%) Sourcefire
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000 - £850000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + £10k bonus, £6k car, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: up to £85k & Car Allowance & Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: NEG
Posted: 13 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 35% bonus + pension etc
Posted: 20 days ago
North London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 24 days ago