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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 361 330 337
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 92 107 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.95% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 64 92 64
Average salary £51,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £27,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -2.22%
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
10548 11295 10607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.89% 50.15% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8608 8688 8506
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 46 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Hampshire +5 13 £38,000 -15.55%
Surrey +5 12 £52,500 +19.31% 1
West Sussex - 12 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 11 £40,000 - 1
Kent -16 5 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 166 (91.71%) Cisco
2 144 (79.56%) Firewall
3 138 (76.24%) CheckPoint
4 130 (71.82%) Juniper
5 110 (60.77%) F5
6 94 (51.93%) Cisco Certification
7 74 (40.88%) Cisco ASA
8 62 (34.25%) LAN
9 61 (33.70%) WAN
10 57 (31.49%) CCNP
10 57 (31.49%) Fortinet
11 53 (29.28%) TCP/IP
12 50 (27.62%) ITIL
13 49 (27.07%) Data Centre
14 47 (25.97%) CCSE
15 41 (22.65%) Cisco PIX
16 38 (20.99%) Security Cleared
17 37 (20.44%) Network Security
18 34 (18.78%) Wireless
18 34 (18.78%) SC Cleared
19 32 (17.68%) Telecoms
19 32 (17.68%) HP
20 31 (17.13%) VPN
21 29 (16.02%) Finance
21 29 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
22 28 (15.47%) SLA
23 26 (14.36%) Windows
23 26 (14.36%) IronPort
24 25 (13.81%) Linux
24 25 (13.81%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.10%) Lync
2 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (6.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (79.56%) Firewall
2 74 (40.88%) Cisco ASA
3 62 (34.25%) LAN
4 61 (33.70%) WAN
5 53 (29.28%) TCP/IP
6 41 (22.65%) Cisco PIX
7 37 (20.44%) Network Security
8 34 (18.78%) Wireless
9 31 (17.13%) VPN
10 25 (13.81%) OSPF
11 24 (13.26%) NetScreen
12 21 (11.60%) Cisco ISE
13 19 (10.50%) TACACS
13 19 (10.50%) BGP
14 16 (8.84%) DNS
14 16 (8.84%) RIP
14 16 (8.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 15 (8.29%) SSL
15 15 (8.29%) MPLS
15 15 (8.29%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.21%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.66%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.55%) Big Data
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 32 (17.68%) Telecoms
2 29 (16.02%) Finance
3 8 (4.42%) Multimedia
4 7 (3.87%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.76%) French Language
5 5 (2.76%) German Language
6 2 (1.10%) Billing
6 2 (1.10%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 73 (40.33%) Network Engineer
2 39 (21.55%) Security Engineer
3 37 (20.44%) Analyst
4 33 (18.23%) Consultant
5 29 (16.02%) Security Consultant
6 22 (12.15%) Network Security Engineer
6 22 (12.15%) Network Analyst
7 18 (9.94%) Senior Consultant
8 17 (9.39%) Senior Security Consultant
8 17 (9.39%) Senior Network Engineer
9 15 (8.29%) Firewall Consultant
10 14 (7.73%) Security Analyst
11 13 (7.18%) Network Support
12 9 (4.97%) Support Engineer
13 8 (4.42%) Design Engineer
13 8 (4.42%) Network Design Engineer
13 8 (4.42%) Network Support Engineer
14 6 (3.31%) Team Leader
14 6 (3.31%) Account Manager
15 5 (2.76%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.97%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (27.07%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.31%) Statistics
3 4 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.55%) Clustering
5 1 (0.55%) PMI
5 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.36%) Windows
2 25 (13.81%) Linux
3 21 (11.60%) UNIX
4 19 (10.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (10.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (10.50%) Solaris
5 18 (9.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.62%) ITIL
2 29 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.71%) Change Management
4 17 (9.39%) Mentoring
5 16 (8.84%) Information Security
6 13 (7.18%) Incident Management
6 13 (7.18%) Fault Management
6 13 (7.18%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (7.18%) Load Balancing
7 10 (5.52%) Network Design
8 6 (3.31%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (3.31%) Identity Management
8 6 (3.31%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (3.31%) SIEM
9 5 (2.76%) Network Management
9 5 (2.76%) Capacity Management
9 5 (2.76%) Coaching
10 4 (2.21%) Analytics
10 4 (2.21%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.21%) SQL
2 2 (1.10%) C
2 2 (1.10%) Perl
2 2 (1.10%) Python
3 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.55%) Korn
3 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.55%) PHP
3 1 (0.55%) C++
3 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (51.93%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (31.49%) CCNP
3 47 (25.97%) CCSE
4 38 (20.99%) Security Cleared
5 34 (18.78%) SC Cleared
6 25 (13.81%) CCSA
6 25 (13.81%) CCNA
7 21 (11.60%) JNCIS
8 19 (10.50%) CCIE
9 9 (4.97%) Degree
10 8 (4.42%) CISSP
11 3 (1.66%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.66%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.10%) CCIP
12 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.55%) SSCP
13 1 (0.55%) GIAC
13 1 (0.55%) CCDP
13 1 (0.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.47%) SLA
2 3 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.10%) QA
3 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.10%) GPG13
System Software
1 14 (7.73%) ProxySG
2 11 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.52%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.21%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.10%) Squid
5 2 (1.10%) XenApp
6 1 (0.55%) XenServer
6 1 (0.55%) vSphere
6 1 (0.55%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.55%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (8.84%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.10%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.10%) SCCM
2 2 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.55%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.55%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.55%) SCOM
3 1 (0.55%) vMotion
Vendors
1 166 (91.71%) Cisco
2 138 (76.24%) CheckPoint
3 130 (71.82%) Juniper
4 110 (60.77%) F5
5 57 (31.49%) Fortinet
6 32 (17.68%) HP
7 26 (14.36%) IronPort
8 24 (13.26%) Websense
9 23 (12.71%) Tufin
9 23 (12.71%) Nokia
10 21 (11.60%) Sourcefire
10 21 (11.60%) McAfee
11 20 (11.05%) Citrix
12 18 (9.94%) Crossbeam
13 16 (8.84%) Microsoft
13 16 (8.84%) Aruba
14 13 (7.18%) ProCurve
14 13 (7.18%) Mitel
14 13 (7.18%) Computacenter
15 12 (6.63%) VMware
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