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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 105 113 114
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 35 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.39% 0.98% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.65% 1.86% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 14
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
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
1323 1185 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.58% 52.64% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 936 886 803
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Reading

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 54 (93.10%) CheckPoint
2 42 (72.41%) Firewall
3 40 (68.97%) F5
4 35 (60.34%) Cisco
5 32 (55.17%) Juniper
6 28 (48.28%) Network Security
7 25 (43.10%) CCSA
7 25 (43.10%) CCSE
8 24 (41.38%) TCP/IP
9 20 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (34.48%) CCNP
9 20 (34.48%) ProxySG
10 19 (32.76%) Internet
11 18 (31.03%) CISSP
12 15 (25.86%) Nokia
13 14 (24.14%) UNIX
13 14 (24.14%) Windows
14 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
14 13 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (17.24%) Finance
15 10 (17.24%) Websense
15 10 (17.24%) FortiGate
15 10 (17.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 9 (15.52%) Deep Packet Inspection
16 9 (15.52%) Load Balancing
16 9 (15.52%) German Language
16 9 (15.52%) BIG-IP
16 9 (15.52%) JNCIA
16 9 (15.52%) Smartphone
16 9 (15.52%) Fortinet

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (72.41%) Firewall
2 28 (48.28%) Network Security
3 24 (41.38%) TCP/IP
4 19 (32.76%) Internet
5 13 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (17.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (15.52%) BIG-IP
7 9 (15.52%) Broadband
8 8 (13.79%) WAN
8 8 (13.79%) SSL
8 8 (13.79%) NetScaler
8 8 (13.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (12.07%) LAN
10 5 (8.62%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (6.90%) Unified Communications
11 4 (6.90%) WLAN
12 2 (3.45%) VoIP
12 2 (3.45%) OSPF
12 2 (3.45%) BGP
12 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
General
1 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.24%) Finance
3 9 (15.52%) German Language
4 3 (5.17%) French Language
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Security Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) Security Consultant
4 9 (15.52%) IP Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Network Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Network Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Network Security Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Firewall Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Junior
9 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Security Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Security Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Cyber Security Analyst
11 1 (1.72%) Network Design Consultant
11 1 (1.72%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) UNIX
1 14 (24.14%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Solaris
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Windows 2000
2 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) Load Balancing
1 9 (15.52%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 8 (13.79%) SIEM
3 6 (10.34%) ITIL
4 4 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.45%) Time Management
6 2 (3.45%) ERP
6 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.45%) Information Security
6 2 (3.45%) Network Design
6 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.45%) Analytics
6 2 (3.45%) Cyber Security
6 2 (3.45%) Service Continuity Management
6 2 (3.45%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (1.72%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) Project Management
7 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 25 (43.10%) CCSA
1 25 (43.10%) CCSE
2 20 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (34.48%) CCNP
3 18 (31.03%) CISSP
4 9 (15.52%) JNCIA
5 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) BC Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) CCSP
6 2 (3.45%) SSCP
6 2 (3.45%) GCIA
6 2 (3.45%) GCIH
7 1 (1.72%) CCIE
7 1 (1.72%) CCIP
7 1 (1.72%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.72%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.72%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 54 (93.10%) CheckPoint
2 40 (68.97%) F5
3 35 (60.34%) Cisco
4 32 (55.17%) Juniper
5 15 (25.86%) Nokia
6 10 (17.24%) Websense
7 9 (15.52%) Fortinet
7 9 (15.52%) HP
7 9 (15.52%) McAfee
8 8 (13.79%) Citrix
9 7 (12.07%) Sourcefire
10 6 (10.34%) Symantec
11 4 (6.90%) Crossbeam
11 4 (6.90%) TippingPoint
12 2 (3.45%) ProCurve
12 2 (3.45%) Dell
12 2 (3.45%) IBM
13 1 (1.72%) BMC
13 1 (1.72%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.72%) ArcSight
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