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 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 61 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.98% 0.81% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 1.42% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £38,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.91% +27.77%
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
300 281 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 49.18% 56.77% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 242 242 245
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Slough region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Slough

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) Juniper
1 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) F5
2 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) UNIX
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (36.36%) Sourcefire
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Product Management
5 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Crossbeam
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Statistics
6 2 (18.18%) Time Management
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) IronPort
7 1 (9.09%) Information Security

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Solaris
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (36.36%) Product Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
4 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) Juniper
1 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
1 10 (90.91%) F5
2 4 (36.36%) Sourcefire
2 4 (36.36%) Fortinet
2 4 (36.36%) Crossbeam
3 1 (9.09%) IronPort
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) Websense