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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 605 633 571
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -62
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 2 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.044% 0.076%
As % of the System Software category 0.038% 0.46% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 30
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
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
5317 4392 3962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.42% 9.59% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4611 3791 3412
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 26 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 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) DMZ
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Websense
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) Linux

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) DMZ
2 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) Multicast
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) 802.11
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
1 1 (16.67%) IPTV
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Database Security
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) CCSE
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
4 2 (33.33%) Websense
5 1 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) Polycom
5 1 (16.67%) Tandberg
5 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) BMC
5 1 (16.67%) Nokia
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Nortel
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix