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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 55 85 132
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +47
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 58 58 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.11% 2.69% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 7.37% 5.02% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 58 9
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,750 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
787 1156 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 55.74% 53.52% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 536 904 827
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 16 January 2017.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Reading

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 91 (98.91%) F5
2 76 (82.61%) Risk Management
3 75 (81.52%) TCP/IP
4 71 (77.17%) Juniper
4 71 (77.17%) CheckPoint
5 70 (76.09%) Palo Alto
6 69 (75.00%) Cisco
6 69 (75.00%) Unix
6 69 (75.00%) Linux
7 60 (65.22%) Sourcefire
8 48 (52.17%) Crossbeam
8 48 (52.17%) Windows
9 47 (51.09%) Solaris
9 47 (51.09%) Windows 2000
9 47 (51.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 47 (51.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (51.09%) Information Security
10 45 (48.91%) Firewall
11 35 (38.04%) German Language
12 31 (33.70%) ITIL
13 25 (27.17%) Kalman Filter
14 20 (21.74%) Security Operations
15 18 (19.57%) Security Operations Centre
15 18 (19.57%) HTTP
15 18 (19.57%) SSL
16 17 (18.48%) French Language
17 16 (17.39%) Network Security
17 16 (17.39%) SLA
17 16 (17.39%) Internet
18 14 (15.22%) Fortinet

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:

Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 12 (13.04%) MS Office
1 12 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
1 12 (13.04%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 75 (81.52%) TCP/IP
2 45 (48.91%) Firewall
3 18 (19.57%) HTTP
3 18 (19.57%) SSL
4 16 (17.39%) Internet
4 16 (17.39%) Network Security
5 12 (13.04%) VPN
6 1 (1.09%) LAN
6 1 (1.09%) WAN
General
1 35 (38.04%) German Language
2 17 (18.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 58 (63.04%) Security Engineer
2 49 (53.26%) Juniper Engineer
3 29 (31.52%) Linux Engineer
3 29 (31.52%) Senior Security Engineer
4 21 (22.83%) Consultant
4 21 (22.83%) Security Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Security Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.35%) SOC Engineer
8 2 (2.17%) Applications Consultant
9 1 (1.09%) Architect
9 1 (1.09%) Cisco Architect
9 1 (1.09%) Firewall Architect
9 1 (1.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (6.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (75.00%) Linux
1 69 (75.00%) Unix
2 48 (52.17%) Windows
3 47 (51.09%) Solaris
3 47 (51.09%) Windows 2000
3 47 (51.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 47 (51.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (82.61%) Risk Management
2 47 (51.09%) Information Security
3 31 (33.70%) ITIL
4 25 (27.17%) Kalman Filter
5 20 (21.74%) Security Operations
6 13 (14.13%) Identity Management
7 12 (13.04%) Coaching
7 12 (13.04%) Content Management
7 12 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 12 (13.04%) Security Management
8 6 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (6.52%) Time Management
9 3 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.04%) CCIE
2 12 (13.04%) CCSE
2 12 (13.04%) CCSP
2 12 (13.04%) JNCIS
3 1 (1.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 91 (98.91%) F5
2 71 (77.17%) CheckPoint
2 71 (77.17%) Juniper
3 70 (76.09%) Palo Alto
4 69 (75.00%) Cisco
5 60 (65.22%) Sourcefire
6 48 (52.17%) Crossbeam
7 14 (15.22%) Fortinet
8 12 (13.04%) HP
8 12 (13.04%) Imperva
8 12 (13.04%) Intel Security
8 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 12 (13.04%) Proofpoint
8 12 (13.04%) TippingPoint
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