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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 109 118 108
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 37 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.66% 1.11% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 3.18% 2.11% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 11
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,250 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-1.77% -1.16%
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
1163 1231 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.29% 52.38% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 825 857 893
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 £67,500 £67,500
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 30 July 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Reading

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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 63 (95.45%) CheckPoint
2 58 (87.88%) Cisco
3 57 (86.36%) Firewall
4 56 (84.85%) F5
5 53 (80.30%) Juniper
6 41 (62.12%) TCP/IP
7 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (39.39%) UNIX
9 25 (37.88%) Linux
10 23 (34.85%) Windows
11 22 (33.33%) ITIL
11 22 (33.33%) Sourcefire
11 22 (33.33%) Fortinet
12 21 (31.82%) Crossbeam
12 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (31.82%) Windows 2000
12 21 (31.82%) Solaris
12 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (25.76%) SLA
14 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (19.70%) Wireless
16 12 (18.18%) HP
16 12 (18.18%) WAN
16 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
17 11 (16.67%) Network Security
17 11 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (16.67%) LAN
17 11 (16.67%) SSL
18 10 (15.15%) McAfee
18 10 (15.15%) Information Security

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (86.36%) Firewall
2 41 (62.12%) TCP/IP
3 13 (19.70%) Wireless
4 12 (18.18%) WAN
5 11 (16.67%) LAN
5 11 (16.67%) SSL
5 11 (16.67%) Network Security
5 11 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (12.12%) VoIP
7 7 (10.61%) VPN
8 6 (9.09%) DNS
8 6 (9.09%) OSPF
8 6 (9.09%) BGP
9 5 (7.58%) SMTP
9 5 (7.58%) HTTP
9 5 (7.58%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (6.06%) FWSM
10 4 (6.06%) BIG-IP
10 4 (6.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.12%) Finance
3 7 (10.61%) Multimedia
4 5 (7.58%) French Language
4 5 (7.58%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Security Engineer
2 20 (30.30%) Network Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Consultant
4 10 (15.15%) Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Security Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Security Consultant
7 7 (10.61%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Design Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Team Leader
8 5 (7.58%) Network Design Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Network Support
9 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Sales Manager
11 1 (1.52%) Technical Team Leader
11 1 (1.52%) Technical Support Consultant
11 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.58%) Statistics
3 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) UNIX
2 25 (37.88%) Linux
3 23 (34.85%) Windows
4 21 (31.82%) Solaris
4 21 (31.82%) Windows 2000
4 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.33%) ITIL
3 10 (15.15%) Information Security
4 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 9 (13.64%) Coaching
5 7 (10.61%) Network Design
6 5 (7.58%) Project Management
6 5 (7.58%) Change Management
6 5 (7.58%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) Identity Management
7 4 (6.06%) Product Management
7 4 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.03%) Time Management
9 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
9 2 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.03%) Network Management
9 2 (3.03%) SIEM
9 2 (3.03%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.52%) C
1 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (13.64%) CCNA
2 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) CCNP
4 4 (6.06%) CISSP
4 4 (6.06%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) CCSA
5 3 (4.55%) CCSE
6 1 (1.52%) CEH
6 1 (1.52%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) GCIA
6 1 (1.52%) GCIH
6 1 (1.52%) CCIE
6 1 (1.52%) CCIP
6 1 (1.52%) CCDP
6 1 (1.52%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.52%) SSCP
6 1 (1.52%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.52%) Snort
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.03%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (3.03%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (95.45%) CheckPoint
2 58 (87.88%) Cisco
3 56 (84.85%) F5
4 53 (80.30%) Juniper
5 22 (33.33%) Sourcefire
5 22 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 21 (31.82%) Crossbeam
7 12 (18.18%) HP
8 10 (15.15%) McAfee
9 8 (12.12%) Websense
9 8 (12.12%) Mitel
9 8 (12.12%) ProCurve
9 8 (12.12%) Aruba
10 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (3.03%) Symantec
10 2 (3.03%) Siebel
10 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.52%) IBM
11 1 (1.52%) Dell
11 1 (1.52%) Citrix
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