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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 105 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 36 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.61% 1.41% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 2.69% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 11
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -2.22%
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
1160 1300 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.76% 52.33% 52.45%
Number of salaries quoted 849 923 884
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 August 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Reading

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 57 (90.48%) CheckPoint
2 56 (88.89%) Cisco
3 53 (84.13%) Firewall
4 52 (82.54%) F5
5 48 (76.19%) Juniper
6 37 (58.73%) TCP/IP
7 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (36.51%) ITIL
9 21 (33.33%) Fortinet
10 20 (31.75%) Windows
11 18 (28.57%) UNIX
11 18 (28.57%) Sourcefire
12 17 (26.98%) Crossbeam
12 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (26.98%) Solaris
12 17 (26.98%) Linux
12 17 (26.98%) Windows 2000
12 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
14 14 (22.22%) Wireless
14 14 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (20.63%) Finance
16 12 (19.05%) HP
16 12 (19.05%) LAN
16 12 (19.05%) WAN
16 12 (19.05%) SLA
17 11 (17.46%) SSL
17 11 (17.46%) VPN
17 11 (17.46%) Information Security

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (3.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (84.13%) Firewall
2 37 (58.73%) TCP/IP
3 14 (22.22%) Wireless
3 14 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (19.05%) LAN
4 12 (19.05%) WAN
5 11 (17.46%) SSL
5 11 (17.46%) VPN
6 9 (14.29%) VoIP
7 8 (12.70%) Network Security
8 7 (11.11%) OSPF
8 7 (11.11%) BGP
9 6 (9.52%) DNS
9 6 (9.52%) HTTP
9 6 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (7.94%) Wireshark
10 5 (7.94%) SMTP
11 4 (6.35%) HTTPS
11 4 (6.35%) MPLS
11 4 (6.35%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
General
1 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 13 (20.63%) Finance
3 8 (12.70%) Multimedia
4 5 (7.94%) French Language
4 5 (7.94%) German Language
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Network Engineer
2 18 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Consultant
5 9 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Design Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Network Design Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Security Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Support
8 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Statistics
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) UNIX
3 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (26.98%) Solaris
3 17 (26.98%) Linux
3 17 (26.98%) Windows 2000
3 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) ITIL
3 11 (17.46%) Information Security
4 10 (15.87%) Network Design
5 8 (12.70%) Change Management
6 6 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (7.94%) Identity Management
8 4 (6.35%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.35%) Coaching
9 3 (4.76%) SIEM
10 2 (3.17%) Project Management
10 2 (3.17%) Migration
10 2 (3.17%) Time Management
10 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.17%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.17%) Network Management
10 2 (3.17%) People Management
11 1 (1.59%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) C
1 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.87%) CCNA
3 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (12.70%) CCNP
5 4 (6.35%) CISSP
6 3 (4.76%) CCSE
6 3 (4.76%) CCSA
7 2 (3.17%) CCIE
7 2 (3.17%) CCIP
8 1 (1.59%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) CEH
8 1 (1.59%) GIAC
8 1 (1.59%) GCIA
8 1 (1.59%) GCIH
8 1 (1.59%) CCDP
8 1 (1.59%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.17%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (3.17%) HP NNM
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (90.48%) CheckPoint
2 56 (88.89%) Cisco
3 52 (82.54%) F5
4 48 (76.19%) Juniper
5 21 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 18 (28.57%) Sourcefire
7 17 (26.98%) Crossbeam
8 12 (19.05%) HP
9 10 (15.87%) McAfee
10 9 (14.29%) ProCurve
10 9 (14.29%) Mitel
10 9 (14.29%) Aruba
11 8 (12.70%) Websense
12 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
13 2 (3.17%) Siebel
13 2 (3.17%) BMC
13 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (3.17%) SevOne
14 1 (1.59%) FireEye
14 1 (1.59%) Dell
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Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago