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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 107 115 112
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 33 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.46% 1.06% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 2.02% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 9
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £38,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £72,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
1201 1236 1211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.05% 52.26% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 845 868 963
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Reading

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 55 (96.49%) CheckPoint
2 52 (91.23%) Juniper
2 52 (91.23%) Firewall
3 51 (89.47%) F5
4 50 (87.72%) Cisco
5 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (57.89%) TCP/IP
7 27 (47.37%) UNIX
8 26 (45.61%) Linux
9 22 (38.60%) Fortinet
10 21 (36.84%) Sourcefire
10 21 (36.84%) Windows
11 20 (35.09%) Solaris
11 20 (35.09%) Windows 2000
11 20 (35.09%) ITIL
11 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (35.09%) Crossbeam
11 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (31.58%) SLA
13 13 (22.81%) HP
13 13 (22.81%) WAN
13 13 (22.81%) Wireless
14 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (19.30%) LAN
15 11 (19.30%) McAfee
16 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
16 10 (17.54%) Coaching
17 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
17 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
17 9 (15.79%) Network Security

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (91.23%) Firewall
2 33 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 13 (22.81%) WAN
3 13 (22.81%) Wireless
4 11 (19.30%) LAN
5 9 (15.79%) SSL
5 9 (15.79%) Network Security
6 8 (14.04%) VoIP
7 5 (8.77%) VPN
8 4 (7.02%) DNS
8 4 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.26%) NetScaler
9 3 (5.26%) SMTP
9 3 (5.26%) HTTP
9 3 (5.26%) OSPF
9 3 (5.26%) BGP
10 2 (3.51%) EIGRP
10 2 (3.51%) IGRP
10 2 (3.51%) TACACS
10 2 (3.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.77%) French Language
2 5 (8.77%) German Language
3 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Security Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Network Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Security Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Security Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Network Support
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Network Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Technical Support Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) Support Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) Technical Support
11 1 (1.75%) Network Consultant
11 1 (1.75%) Senior Analyst
11 1 (1.75%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Statistics
3 2 (3.51%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) UNIX
2 26 (45.61%) Linux
3 21 (36.84%) Windows
4 20 (35.09%) Solaris
4 20 (35.09%) Windows 2000
4 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) ITIL
3 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
3 10 (17.54%) Coaching
4 8 (14.04%) Information Security
5 6 (10.53%) Product Management
5 6 (10.53%) Project Management
6 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.26%) Network Design
7 3 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.51%) Network Management
8 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.51%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.51%) Time Management
9 1 (1.75%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.75%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.79%) CCNA
2 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) CCNP
4 2 (3.51%) CISSP
4 2 (3.51%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (1.75%) SSCP
5 1 (1.75%) GIAC
5 1 (1.75%) CCSA
5 1 (1.75%) GCIA
5 1 (1.75%) GCIH
5 1 (1.75%) CCSE
5 1 (1.75%) CEH
5 1 (1.75%) CCDP
5 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) ProxySG
1 1 (1.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (3.51%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (96.49%) CheckPoint
2 52 (91.23%) Juniper
3 51 (89.47%) F5
4 50 (87.72%) Cisco
5 22 (38.60%) Fortinet
6 21 (36.84%) Sourcefire
7 20 (35.09%) Crossbeam
8 13 (22.81%) HP
9 11 (19.30%) McAfee
10 8 (14.04%) ProCurve
10 8 (14.04%) Mitel
10 8 (14.04%) Aruba
11 7 (12.28%) Websense
12 3 (5.26%) Symantec
13 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
13 2 (3.51%) Citrix
14 1 (1.75%) Siebel
14 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (1.75%) Dell
14 1 (1.75%) IBM
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