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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 525 479 535
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +56
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 93 136 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.67% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 70 83 70
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
19613 20359 21096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 48.08% 47.44% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16615 16501 17785
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,475 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +12 37 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 174 (84.88%) CheckPoint
2 165 (80.49%) Firewall
3 137 (66.83%) Cisco
4 86 (41.95%) F5
5 84 (40.98%) Juniper
6 81 (39.51%) Network Security
7 75 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
8 67 (32.68%) Finance
9 64 (31.22%) Cisco ASA
10 61 (29.76%) Websense
11 57 (27.80%) CCNP
12 55 (26.83%) Fortinet
13 54 (26.34%) Information Security
14 35 (17.07%) TCP/IP
15 34 (16.59%) McAfee
16 32 (15.61%) CCNA
17 31 (15.12%) VPN
17 31 (15.12%) Windows
18 27 (13.17%) DNS
18 27 (13.17%) Microsoft
19 26 (12.68%) MPLS
20 25 (12.20%) OSPF
21 24 (11.71%) CISSP
22 23 (11.22%) CCIE
22 23 (11.22%) BGP
22 23 (11.22%) Telecoms
22 23 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
22 23 (11.22%) Cisco IOS
23 22 (10.73%) Nokia
24 21 (10.24%) SSL

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (9.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.98%) IIS
2 2 (0.98%) Apache
2 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.98%) MS Project
2 2 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) RMDS
2 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (80.49%) Firewall
2 81 (39.51%) Network Security
3 64 (31.22%) Cisco ASA
4 35 (17.07%) TCP/IP
5 31 (15.12%) VPN
6 27 (13.17%) DNS
7 26 (12.68%) MPLS
8 25 (12.20%) OSPF
9 23 (11.22%) BGP
9 23 (11.22%) Cisco IOS
10 21 (10.24%) SSL
11 20 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (9.27%) WAN
12 19 (9.27%) EIGRP
13 18 (8.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 17 (8.29%) DHCP
15 16 (7.80%) VoIP
15 16 (7.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 14 (6.83%) LAN
17 13 (6.34%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.27%) SQL Server
General
1 67 (32.68%) Finance
2 23 (11.22%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.78%) Banking
4 7 (3.41%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.95%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.46%) Law
7 2 (0.98%) Back Office
7 2 (0.98%) Legal
7 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (42.44%) Network Engineer
2 60 (29.27%) Security Engineer
3 45 (21.95%) Consultant
4 41 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 40 (19.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 15 (7.32%) Analyst
7 13 (6.34%) IT Security Consultant
7 13 (6.34%) IT Consultant
8 12 (5.85%) Security Analyst
9 11 (5.37%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 11 (5.37%) Network Support
9 11 (5.37%) Architect
10 10 (4.88%) Support Engineer
10 10 (4.88%) Project Engineer
10 10 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
10 10 (4.88%) Implementation Engineer
10 10 (4.88%) Network Implementation Engineer
11 9 (4.39%) Network Consultant
12 8 (3.90%) Senior Security Engineer
12 8 (3.90%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.46%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.83%) Hedge funds
2 7 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.93%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.95%) SecurID
5 3 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.98%) Statistics
6 2 (0.98%) Derivative
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.49%) Replication
7 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.12%) Windows
2 17 (8.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 14 (6.83%) UNIX
5 10 (4.88%) Linux
6 2 (0.98%) Solaris
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.98%) CentOS
6 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.34%) Information Security
2 23 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (10.24%) ITIL
3 21 (10.24%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (7.32%) Low Latency
5 14 (6.83%) Project Management
5 14 (6.83%) SIEM
6 12 (5.85%) Load Balancing
7 11 (5.37%) Network Management
8 8 (3.90%) Change Management
8 8 (3.90%) Change Control
9 7 (3.41%) CRM
10 6 (2.93%) Service Delivery
10 6 (2.93%) Asset Management
10 6 (2.93%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.44%) Network Architecture
11 5 (2.44%) Network Design
11 5 (2.44%) Security Management
12 4 (1.95%) Security Architecture
12 4 (1.95%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.88%) Perl
2 8 (3.90%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.41%) Python
3 7 (3.41%) SQL
4 4 (1.95%) C
5 3 (1.46%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 75 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (27.80%) CCNP
3 32 (15.61%) CCNA
4 24 (11.71%) CISSP
5 23 (11.22%) CCIE
6 16 (7.80%) CCSA
6 16 (7.80%) Degree
7 12 (5.85%) CCSE
8 8 (3.90%) CCSP
9 7 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.46%) CCDP
10 3 (1.46%) CISM
11 2 (0.98%) CCVP
11 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.98%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.98%) CISMP
11 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.49%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.49%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.83%) PCI DSS
2 13 (6.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (5.85%) GPG13
4 7 (3.41%) SLA
5 5 (2.44%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.46%) QA
6 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (6.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.85%) Squid
3 9 (4.39%) ProxySG
4 5 (2.44%) Snort
5 2 (0.98%) NFS
5 2 (0.98%) Postfix
5 2 (0.98%) XenApp
5 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.34%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.46%) Cacti
4 2 (0.98%) OpenView
4 2 (0.98%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.98%) Puppet
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.49%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 174 (84.88%) CheckPoint
2 137 (66.83%) Cisco
3 86 (41.95%) F5
4 84 (40.98%) Juniper
5 61 (29.76%) Websense
6 55 (26.83%) Fortinet
7 34 (16.59%) McAfee
8 27 (13.17%) Microsoft
9 22 (10.73%) Nokia
10 20 (9.76%) Citrix
11 12 (5.85%) Qualys
12 11 (5.37%) Symantec
13 10 (4.88%) IronPort
13 10 (4.88%) SolarWinds
14 9 (4.39%) HP
15 8 (3.90%) VMware
15 8 (3.90%) Riverbed
15 8 (3.90%) TippingPoint
16 7 (3.41%) LogLogic
16 7 (3.41%) Tufin
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Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + £6,600 Car Allowance + 10% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Salary: Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + NC Pension + Benefits
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London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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South East London
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Salary: High market salary, and benefits
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CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
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