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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 98 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 28 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.69% 1.12% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 3.42% 2.20% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 23
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +11.11%
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
819 1136 1292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.46% 50.99% 52.29%
Number of salaries quoted 588 896 888
Median salary £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £62,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 September 2016.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Reading

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 51 (100.00%) F5
2 41 (80.39%) Linux
2 41 (80.39%) CheckPoint
2 41 (80.39%) Palo Alto
3 39 (76.47%) TCP/IP
4 38 (74.51%) Cisco
4 38 (74.51%) Unix
5 37 (72.55%) Juniper
5 37 (72.55%) Firewall
6 34 (66.67%) Sourcefire
7 31 (60.78%) Crossbeam
7 31 (60.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (60.78%) ITIL
7 31 (60.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (60.78%) Windows
7 31 (60.78%) Solaris
7 31 (60.78%) Windows 2000
8 27 (52.94%) German Language
9 22 (43.14%) Information Security
10 17 (33.33%) Risk Management
11 15 (29.41%) French Language
12 12 (23.53%) Fortinet
13 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (13.73%) Identity Management
15 6 (11.76%) Migration
15 6 (11.76%) Driving Licence
16 5 (9.80%) Security Operations
16 5 (9.80%) Security Operations Centre
16 5 (9.80%) Network Security
17 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter

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 39 (76.47%) TCP/IP
2 37 (72.55%) Firewall
3 5 (9.80%) Network Security
4 3 (5.88%) 4G
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (5.88%) DMZ
4 3 (5.88%) HTTP
4 3 (5.88%) SSL
4 3 (5.88%) TACACS
4 3 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (1.96%) 3G
General
1 27 (52.94%) German Language
2 15 (29.41%) French Language
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
3 3 (5.88%) Billing
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Security Engineer
2 27 (52.94%) Juniper Engineer
3 23 (45.10%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (29.41%) Consultant
4 15 (29.41%) Security Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) Check Point Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) Perimeter Security Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Blue Coat Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Designer
7 3 (5.88%) Security Designer
8 2 (3.92%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Designer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Network Security Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) SAML
2 3 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 5 (9.80%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) Linux
2 38 (74.51%) Unix
3 31 (60.78%) Solaris
3 31 (60.78%) Windows
3 31 (60.78%) Windows 2000
3 31 (60.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (60.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) ITIL
2 22 (43.14%) Information Security
3 17 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.73%) Identity Management
6 6 (11.76%) Migration
7 5 (9.80%) Security Operations
8 4 (7.84%) Coaching
8 4 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.88%) Business Development
9 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.88%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (5.88%) Network Design
9 3 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) Validation
10 1 (1.96%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) F5
2 41 (80.39%) CheckPoint
2 41 (80.39%) Palo Alto
3 38 (74.51%) Cisco
4 37 (72.55%) Juniper
5 34 (66.67%) Sourcefire
6 31 (60.78%) Crossbeam
7 12 (23.53%) Fortinet
8 3 (5.88%) Citrix
9 2 (3.92%) Forcepoint
Reading, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits.
Posted: 6 hours ago