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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 110 110 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 31 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.24% 1.03% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 1.99% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 19
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1293 1157 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.84% 51.88% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 896 886 757
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 2014.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Reading

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 56 (91.80%) CheckPoint
2 44 (72.13%) Firewall
3 42 (68.85%) F5
4 38 (62.30%) Cisco
5 34 (55.74%) Juniper
6 28 (45.90%) Network Security
7 25 (40.98%) CCSA
7 25 (40.98%) CCSE
7 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
8 22 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (34.43%) CCNP
9 21 (34.43%) ProxySG
10 19 (31.15%) Internet
11 18 (29.51%) CISSP
12 15 (24.59%) UNIX
12 15 (24.59%) Windows
12 15 (24.59%) Nokia
13 14 (22.95%) Telecoms
13 14 (22.95%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (18.03%) FortiGate
15 10 (16.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 10 (16.39%) Coaching
15 10 (16.39%) Finance
15 10 (16.39%) McAfee
15 10 (16.39%) Websense
16 9 (14.75%) WAN
16 9 (14.75%) Broadband
16 9 (14.75%) HP
16 9 (14.75%) German Language
16 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (72.13%) Firewall
2 28 (45.90%) Network Security
3 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
4 19 (31.15%) Internet
5 14 (22.95%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (16.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (14.75%) WAN
7 9 (14.75%) Broadband
7 9 (14.75%) BIG-IP
8 8 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (13.11%) NetScaler
8 8 (13.11%) SSL
9 7 (11.48%) LAN
10 6 (9.84%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (6.56%) Unified Communications
11 4 (6.56%) WLAN
12 3 (4.92%) Wireless
12 3 (4.92%) BGP
12 3 (4.92%) OSPF
13 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (22.95%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.39%) Finance
3 9 (14.75%) German Language
4 4 (6.56%) French Language
5 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Security Engineer
2 12 (19.67%) Consultant
3 10 (16.39%) Security Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) IP Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Network Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.56%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Junior
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Security Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Network Team Leader
9 2 (3.28%) Junior Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.28%) Statistics
3 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) UNIX
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (8.20%) Solaris
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Windows 2000
2 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) Coaching
2 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
2 9 (14.75%) SIEM
2 9 (14.75%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 7 (11.48%) ITIL
3 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.28%) Information Security
6 2 (3.28%) Network Design
6 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.28%) Analytics
6 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.28%) Change Control
6 2 (3.28%) Time Management
6 2 (3.28%) ERP
6 2 (3.28%) Project Management
6 2 (3.28%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Migration
Qualifications
1 25 (40.98%) CCSA
1 25 (40.98%) CCSE
2 22 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (34.43%) CCNP
4 18 (29.51%) CISSP
5 9 (14.75%) JNCIA
6 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.92%) CCIE
8 2 (3.28%) GCIA
8 2 (3.28%) GCIH
8 2 (3.28%) BC Cleared
8 2 (3.28%) CCSP
8 2 (3.28%) CCIP
8 2 (3.28%) SSCP
9 1 (1.64%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (34.43%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.28%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.64%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.64%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 56 (91.80%) CheckPoint
2 42 (68.85%) F5
3 38 (62.30%) Cisco
4 34 (55.74%) Juniper
5 15 (24.59%) Nokia
6 10 (16.39%) McAfee
6 10 (16.39%) Websense
7 9 (14.75%) HP
7 9 (14.75%) Sourcefire
7 9 (14.75%) Fortinet
8 8 (13.11%) Citrix
9 6 (9.84%) Symantec
10 5 (8.20%) Crossbeam
11 4 (6.56%) TippingPoint
12 2 (3.28%) ProCurve
12 2 (3.28%) IBM
12 2 (3.28%) BMC
12 2 (3.28%) Dell
12 2 (3.28%) SevOne
13 1 (1.64%) Ruckus Wireless
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