The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 606 623 584
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -39
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 1 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.035% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 0.019% 0.36% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 21
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.28%
ProxySG
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5189 4179 3901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.57% 9.72% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4487 3588 3387
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ProxySG across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in London

ProxySG
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ProxySG across the London region.

ProxySG Salary Trend in London

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ProxySG 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 ProxySG.

1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) F5
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) Nokia
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Information Security
6 2 (25.00%) IPsec
6 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (25.00%) CCSE
6 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (25.00%) Remedy
6 2 (25.00%) McAfee
6 2 (25.00%) Websense
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ProxySG 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 ProxySG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) DMZ
4 2 (25.00%) SMTP
4 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (25.00%) FWSM
4 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) Junos
5 1 (12.50%) Multicast
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) RIP
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
2 1 (12.50%) Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) IPTV
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Database Security
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCSE
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) Nokia
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy
5 2 (25.00%) McAfee
5 2 (25.00%) Websense
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) BMC
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Nortel
6 1 (12.50%) Polycom
6 1 (12.50%) Tandberg