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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 629 571 617
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +46
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 5 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.079% 0.066%
As % of the System Software category 0.10% 0.84% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 27
Average salary £50,000 £53,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% -18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+76.92% -13.33%
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
4804 4182 4604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.43% 9.39% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4190 3656 4025
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 22 (88.00%) Firewall
3 20 (80.00%) CheckPoint
4 18 (72.00%) SSL
5 14 (56.00%) Citrix
5 14 (56.00%) Nokia
5 14 (56.00%) Load Balancing
5 14 (56.00%) NetScaler
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco
7 10 (40.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) Network Security
9 6 (24.00%) Juniper
9 6 (24.00%) WAN
10 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (16.00%) IPsec
11 4 (16.00%) VPN
11 4 (16.00%) NetScreen
11 4 (16.00%) SIEM
12 3 (12.00%) F5
12 3 (12.00%) SLA
12 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (12.00%) CCNA
12 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
12 3 (12.00%) Degree
13 2 (8.00%) MCITP
13 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
13 2 (8.00%) VMware

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) Firewall
2 18 (72.00%) SSL
3 14 (56.00%) NetScaler
4 9 (36.00%) Network Security
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
6 4 (16.00%) VPN
6 4 (16.00%) NetScreen
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (16.00%) IPsec
7 2 (8.00%) FWSM
7 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Security Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Designer
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) Network Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Operational Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.00%) SIEM
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Security
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Product Management
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CCNA
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.00%) SLA
3 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.00%) WSUS
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 20 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (56.00%) Citrix
3 14 (56.00%) Nokia
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) F5
7 2 (8.00%) Symantec
7 2 (8.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) HP
8 1 (4.00%) SAP
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.00%) Postini
8 1 (4.00%) Qualys