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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 107 108 113
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 27 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.48% 1.58% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 3.06% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 21
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £49,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +13.95%
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
903 1145 1338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.53% 51.79% 53.18%
Number of salaries quoted 637 825 946
Median salary £50,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 August 2016.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Reading

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 43 (97.73%) F5
2 36 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 35 (79.55%) CheckPoint
4 34 (77.27%) Firewall
5 33 (75.00%) Juniper
6 32 (72.73%) Cisco
7 30 (68.18%) Linux
8 28 (63.64%) ITIL
8 28 (63.64%) Sourcefire
9 27 (61.36%) Unix
9 27 (61.36%) TCP/IP
10 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (52.27%) Windows
10 23 (52.27%) Solaris
10 23 (52.27%) Windows 2000
10 23 (52.27%) Crossbeam
10 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (43.18%) German Language
12 16 (36.36%) Information Security
12 16 (36.36%) Fortinet
13 12 (27.27%) French Language
14 8 (18.18%) Driving Licence
14 8 (18.18%) Network Security
14 8 (18.18%) Migration
14 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
15 7 (15.91%) Identity Management
16 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (11.36%) Cisco ISE
17 5 (11.36%) Billing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 34 (77.27%) Firewall
2 27 (61.36%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.18%) Network Security
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (6.82%) 4G
6 3 (6.82%) DMZ
6 3 (6.82%) TACACS
6 3 (6.82%) Wireless
7 1 (2.27%) 3G
General
1 19 (43.18%) German Language
2 12 (27.27%) French Language
3 5 (11.36%) Billing
4 3 (6.82%) Back Office
4 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Security Engineer
2 20 (45.45%) Juniper Engineer
3 17 (38.64%) Consultant
3 17 (38.64%) Security Consultant
4 16 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Check Point Consultant
6 8 (18.18%) Perimeter Security Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Network Consultant
7 5 (11.36%) Network Security Consultant
8 4 (9.09%) Blue Coat Consultant
9 3 (6.82%) Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Designer
9 3 (6.82%) Security Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Security Designer
10 2 (4.55%) Design Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Network Design Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Consultant
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Consultant
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) SAML
2 3 (6.82%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (6.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Linux
2 27 (61.36%) Unix
3 23 (52.27%) Solaris
3 23 (52.27%) Windows
3 23 (52.27%) Windows 2000
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) ITIL
2 16 (36.36%) Information Security
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) Migration
3 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 7 (15.91%) Identity Management
5 5 (11.36%) Business Development
5 5 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Coaching
6 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) Security Operations
7 3 (6.82%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.82%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (6.82%) Network Design
7 3 (6.82%) Validation
8 1 (2.27%) Presales
8 1 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) F5
2 36 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 35 (79.55%) CheckPoint
4 33 (75.00%) Juniper
5 32 (72.73%) Cisco
6 28 (63.64%) Sourcefire
7 23 (52.27%) Crossbeam
8 16 (36.36%) Fortinet
9 4 (9.09%) Forcepoint
10 3 (6.82%) Citrix
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Salary: Up to £49,500 per annum
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