The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 115 121 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 22 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.23% 1.37% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 2.46% 2.56% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 23
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,200 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
Blue Coat
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
894 1210 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.94% 53.35% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 677 857 903
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +4.62%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Reading

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Reading

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 45 (86.54%) F5
2 42 (80.77%) CheckPoint
2 42 (80.77%) Firewall
3 39 (75.00%) Juniper
3 39 (75.00%) Palo Alto
4 36 (69.23%) Cisco
5 27 (51.92%) ITIL
5 27 (51.92%) Linux
6 25 (48.08%) Windows
7 24 (46.15%) Sourcefire
8 22 (42.31%) Windows 2000
9 21 (40.38%) Network Security
10 20 (38.46%) Fortinet
11 18 (34.62%) Solaris
11 18 (34.62%) Unix
11 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
11 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (34.62%) Crossbeam
11 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (30.77%) Forcepoint
13 14 (26.92%) Information Security
13 14 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (23.08%) German Language
15 10 (19.23%) Presales
15 10 (19.23%) French Language
15 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
16 9 (17.31%) Driving Licence
17 8 (15.38%) Migration
18 6 (11.54%) Identity Management
18 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 42 (80.77%) Firewall
2 21 (40.38%) Network Security
3 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
4 14 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (11.54%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (9.62%) Wireless
7 4 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (7.69%) SSL
7 4 (7.69%) VLAN
7 4 (7.69%) VPN
8 3 (5.77%) BGP
8 3 (5.77%) MPLS
8 3 (5.77%) NetScaler
8 3 (5.77%) OSPF
9 2 (3.85%) 4G
9 2 (3.85%) DMZ
9 2 (3.85%) TACACS
10 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 12 (23.08%) German Language
2 10 (19.23%) French Language
3 6 (11.54%) Billing
4 2 (3.85%) Back Office
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Security Engineer
2 20 (38.46%) Consultant
2 20 (38.46%) Security Consultant
3 16 (30.77%) Juniper Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) Check Point Consultant
5 8 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Network Consultant
5 8 (15.38%) Network Security Consultant
5 8 (15.38%) Perimeter Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Sales Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Driving Licence
2 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.69%) Replication
2 4 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Linux
2 25 (48.08%) Windows
3 22 (42.31%) Windows 2000
4 18 (34.62%) Solaris
4 18 (34.62%) Unix
4 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) Information Security
3 10 (19.23%) Presales
3 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
4 8 (15.38%) Migration
5 6 (11.54%) Business Development
5 6 (11.54%) Identity Management
5 6 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (9.62%) Network Design
7 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.69%) Coaching
7 4 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.69%) Product Management
7 4 (7.69%) Security Operations
7 4 (7.69%) SIEM
8 3 (5.77%) Project Management
9 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.85%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.62%) CCIE
2 5 (9.62%) CCNP
2 5 (9.62%) CISSP
3 4 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
3 4 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (5.77%) CCDP
5 2 (3.85%) CCSA
5 2 (3.85%) CCSE
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.69%) ISA Server
1 4 (7.69%) NDS
1 4 (7.69%) NetIQ eDirectory
1 4 (7.69%) Squid
Vendors
1 45 (86.54%) F5
2 42 (80.77%) CheckPoint
3 39 (75.00%) Juniper
3 39 (75.00%) Palo Alto
4 36 (69.23%) Cisco
5 24 (46.15%) Sourcefire
6 20 (38.46%) Fortinet
7 18 (34.62%) Crossbeam
8 16 (30.77%) Forcepoint
9 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
9 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.69%) Novell
9 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (5.77%) Nokia
10 3 (5.77%) Radware
10 3 (5.77%) VMware
11 2 (3.85%) Citrix
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