The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 60 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.60% - 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% - 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £57,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -0.58%
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
310 291 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 61.75% 45.33% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 272 238 264
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Slough region.

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Slough

Blue Coat
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Websense
1 5 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 5 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Squid
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) GPG13
1 5 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 5 (100.00%) Snort

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Network Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Snort
1 5 (100.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Websense
1 5 (100.00%) Sourcefire