The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 353 367 291
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -76
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 96 88 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.37% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.78% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 59 70 119
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +27.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Blue Coat
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10785 11309 11675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.72% 48.11% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8462 8918 9485
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in the South East

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in the South East

Blue Coat
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 58 £42,250 -15.50% 3
Hampshire -6 16 £42,000 +12.00% 1
Surrey +27 13 £45,000 -14.28%
Kent +13 9 £47,500 +35.71%
Buckinghamshire +12 8 £55,000 +51.72% 2
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 151 (89.88%) Cisco
2 149 (88.69%) CheckPoint
3 134 (79.76%) Firewall
4 118 (70.24%) Juniper
5 102 (60.71%) F5
6 87 (51.79%) Cisco Certification
7 75 (44.64%) Cisco ASA
8 65 (38.69%) TCP/IP
9 56 (33.33%) Fortinet
10 47 (27.98%) CCNP
11 46 (27.38%) CCNA
11 46 (27.38%) Websense
12 45 (26.79%) Linux
13 42 (25.00%) Network Security
14 40 (23.81%) LAN
14 40 (23.81%) WAN
15 39 (23.21%) CCSE
16 38 (22.62%) Windows
16 38 (22.62%) ITIL
16 38 (22.62%) Information Security
17 35 (20.83%) UNIX
17 35 (20.83%) McAfee
17 35 (20.83%) Cisco PIX
18 34 (20.24%) Security Cleared
19 32 (19.05%) SLA
20 31 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
21 29 (17.26%) Wireless
21 29 (17.26%) Telecoms
22 27 (16.07%) SC Cleared
23 26 (15.48%) Tufin

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (2.98%) MS Office
2 2 (1.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (79.76%) Firewall
2 75 (44.64%) Cisco ASA
3 65 (38.69%) TCP/IP
4 42 (25.00%) Network Security
5 40 (23.81%) LAN
5 40 (23.81%) WAN
6 35 (20.83%) Cisco PIX
7 29 (17.26%) Wireless
8 24 (14.29%) NetScreen
9 18 (10.71%) VoIP
9 18 (10.71%) DNS
10 16 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
11 14 (8.33%) Wireshark
12 12 (7.14%) SSL
12 12 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 11 (6.55%) VPN
14 10 (5.95%) OSPF
15 8 (4.76%) HTTP
15 8 (4.76%) SNMP
15 8 (4.76%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
General
1 29 (17.26%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.76%) Finance
3 6 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.79%) Retail
4 3 (1.79%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.79%) Billing
4 3 (1.79%) French Language
4 3 (1.79%) German Language
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
5 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (30.36%) Security Engineer
1 51 (30.36%) Network Engineer
2 36 (21.43%) Consultant
3 30 (17.86%) Security Consultant
4 21 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 20 (11.90%) Analyst
6 16 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
7 15 (8.93%) Network Security Engineer
7 15 (8.93%) Senior Security Consultant
8 12 (7.14%) Network Support
9 10 (5.95%) Network Security Consultant
9 10 (5.95%) Network Consultant
10 9 (5.36%) Security Analyst
10 9 (5.36%) Firewall Consultant
11 8 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
11 8 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
11 8 (4.76%) Network Analyst
11 8 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
11 8 (4.76%) Project Engineer
11 8 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.19%) CGI
2 1 (0.60%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.19%) PKI
4 2 (1.19%) Replication
4 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.60%) Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) CESG
5 1 (0.60%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 45 (26.79%) Linux
2 38 (22.62%) Windows
3 35 (20.83%) UNIX
4 24 (14.29%) Solaris
5 22 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (13.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (13.10%) Windows 2000
6 4 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.62%) ITIL
1 38 (22.62%) Information Security
2 31 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 15 (8.93%) Coaching
5 11 (6.55%) SIEM
6 10 (5.95%) Incident Management
7 9 (5.36%) Change Management
8 8 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 8 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (4.17%) Malware Detection\Protection
9 7 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.17%) Security Architecture
9 7 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (4.17%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (3.57%) Product Management
10 6 (3.57%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.57%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.79%) C
1 3 (1.79%) Perl
1 3 (1.79%) Python
2 2 (1.19%) PHP
2 2 (1.19%) C++
2 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.60%) SQL
3 1 (0.60%) Korn
3 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 87 (51.79%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (27.98%) CCNP
3 46 (27.38%) CCNA
4 39 (23.21%) CCSE
5 34 (20.24%) Security Cleared
6 27 (16.07%) SC Cleared
7 23 (13.69%) JNCIS
8 19 (11.31%) CCSA
9 17 (10.12%) CCIE
10 11 (6.55%) CISSP
11 9 (5.36%) Degree
12 5 (2.98%) CEH
12 5 (2.98%) JNCIA
13 4 (2.38%) CISM
14 2 (1.19%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.60%) SSCP
15 1 (0.60%) GIAC
15 1 (0.60%) CCSP
15 1 (0.60%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (19.05%) SLA
2 25 (14.88%) PCI DSS
3 19 (11.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 19 (11.31%) GPG13
4 6 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (11.31%) Squid
2 6 (3.57%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.19%) Sendmail
3 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (3.57%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (2.38%) Nagios
3 3 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.19%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (1.19%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 151 (89.88%) Cisco
2 149 (88.69%) CheckPoint
3 118 (70.24%) Juniper
4 102 (60.71%) F5
5 56 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 46 (27.38%) Websense
7 35 (20.83%) McAfee
8 26 (15.48%) Tufin
9 25 (14.88%) IronPort
10 23 (13.69%) HP
10 23 (13.69%) Aruba
10 23 (13.69%) Sourcefire
11 22 (13.10%) Crossbeam
12 15 (8.93%) Mitel
12 15 (8.93%) ProCurve
13 9 (5.36%) Nokia
13 9 (5.36%) Citrix
13 9 (5.36%) SonicWALL
14 8 (4.76%) SolarWinds
14 8 (4.76%) Riverbed
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