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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 62 103 144
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +41
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 57 52 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.51% 2.12% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 6.60% 3.91% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 52 9
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +6.81%
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
864 1331 1409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.17% 54.15% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 614 1062 890
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 8 December 2016.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Reading

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 82 (98.80%) F5
2 69 (83.13%) TCP/IP
3 66 (79.52%) Linux
4 65 (78.31%) CheckPoint
5 63 (75.90%) Unix
5 63 (75.90%) Cisco
6 61 (73.49%) Palo Alto
7 60 (72.29%) Juniper
8 57 (68.67%) Risk Management
9 51 (61.45%) Sourcefire
10 45 (54.22%) Windows
10 45 (54.22%) Crossbeam
11 44 (53.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (53.01%) Solaris
11 44 (53.01%) Windows 2000
11 44 (53.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 44 (53.01%) Firewall
12 40 (48.19%) Information Security
13 38 (45.78%) German Language
14 31 (37.35%) ITIL
15 20 (24.10%) French Language
16 14 (16.87%) SSL
16 14 (16.87%) HTTP
16 14 (16.87%) Security Operations
17 13 (15.66%) Kalman Filter
17 13 (15.66%) Fortinet
18 12 (14.46%) Security Operations Centre
19 11 (13.25%) Network Security
20 10 (12.05%) Identity Management
20 10 (12.05%) SLA

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 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.23%) MS Office
1 6 (7.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (7.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 69 (83.13%) TCP/IP
2 44 (53.01%) Firewall
3 14 (16.87%) HTTP
3 14 (16.87%) SSL
4 11 (13.25%) Network Security
5 8 (9.64%) Internet
6 6 (7.23%) VPN
7 3 (3.61%) 4G
7 3 (3.61%) DMZ
7 3 (3.61%) TACACS
7 3 (3.61%) Wireless
8 1 (1.20%) 3G
8 1 (1.20%) LAN
8 1 (1.20%) WAN
General
1 38 (45.78%) German Language
2 20 (24.10%) French Language
3 3 (3.61%) Back Office
3 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (59.04%) Security Engineer
2 40 (48.19%) Juniper Engineer
3 32 (38.55%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (24.10%) Consultant
4 20 (24.10%) Security Consultant
5 15 (18.07%) Senior Security Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Security Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.41%) Blue Coat Consultant
7 2 (2.41%) Check Point Consultant
7 2 (2.41%) Design Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) Network Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) Perimeter Security Consultant
7 2 (2.41%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) SAML
2 3 (3.61%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (7.23%) Statistics
3 3 (3.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.61%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 66 (79.52%) Linux
2 63 (75.90%) Unix
3 45 (54.22%) Windows
4 44 (53.01%) Solaris
4 44 (53.01%) Windows 2000
4 44 (53.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (53.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (68.67%) Risk Management
2 40 (48.19%) Information Security
3 31 (37.35%) ITIL
4 14 (16.87%) Security Operations
5 13 (15.66%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (12.05%) Identity Management
7 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.23%) Coaching
7 6 (7.23%) Content Management
7 6 (7.23%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.23%) Security Management
7 6 (7.23%) Time Management
8 3 (3.61%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.61%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (3.61%) Migration
8 3 (3.61%) Network Design
8 3 (3.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.23%) CCIE
2 6 (7.23%) CCSE
2 6 (7.23%) CCSP
2 6 (7.23%) JNCIS
3 1 (1.20%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 82 (98.80%) F5
2 65 (78.31%) CheckPoint
3 63 (75.90%) Cisco
4 61 (73.49%) Palo Alto
5 60 (72.29%) Juniper
6 51 (61.45%) Sourcefire
7 45 (54.22%) Crossbeam
8 13 (15.66%) Fortinet
9 6 (7.23%) HP
9 6 (7.23%) Imperva
9 6 (7.23%) Intel Security
9 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.23%) Proofpoint
9 6 (7.23%) TippingPoint
10 3 (3.61%) Citrix
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