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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 361 333 262
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -71
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 88 106 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.49% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 1.00% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 80 74 132
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £70,000 £50,000
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
11224 10599 10771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.40% 48.94% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8621 8548 9037
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -29 27 £50,000 +20.84% 4
Hampshire +3 23 £45,000 -28.00% 4
Surrey -2 20 £44,000 -18.13% 2
Kent +18 17 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 149 (75.25%) Juniper
2 121 (61.11%) Cisco
3 118 (59.60%) CheckPoint
4 112 (56.57%) F5
5 110 (55.56%) Firewall
6 98 (49.49%) Network Security
7 80 (40.40%) Cisco ASA
8 73 (36.87%) Cisco Certification
9 64 (32.32%) Linux
10 63 (31.82%) TCP/IP
11 61 (30.81%) CCNP
12 60 (30.30%) Windows
12 60 (30.30%) Websense
13 58 (29.29%) CCSE
14 52 (26.26%) Wireless
15 45 (22.73%) WAN
15 45 (22.73%) Riverbed
16 44 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
17 40 (20.20%) LAN
18 39 (19.70%) Ruckus Wireless
19 38 (19.19%) LogRhythm
19 38 (19.19%) McAfee
20 36 (18.18%) Internet
20 36 (18.18%) CCSA
21 34 (17.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 32 (16.16%) Microsoft
23 31 (15.66%) DNS
24 30 (15.15%) SLA
24 30 (15.15%) UNIX
24 30 (15.15%) JNCIS

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (9.60%) MS Office
2 10 (5.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.01%) PaaS
2 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 110 (55.56%) Firewall
2 98 (49.49%) Network Security
3 80 (40.40%) Cisco ASA
4 63 (31.82%) TCP/IP
5 52 (26.26%) Wireless
6 45 (22.73%) WAN
7 44 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
8 40 (20.20%) LAN
9 36 (18.18%) Internet
10 34 (17.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 31 (15.66%) DNS
12 24 (12.12%) OSPF
13 23 (11.62%) BGP
14 17 (8.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 16 (8.08%) SSL
16 15 (7.58%) SNMP
17 14 (7.07%) VPN
17 14 (7.07%) Wireshark
18 12 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
18 12 (6.06%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.51%) MySQL
General
1 25 (12.63%) Telecoms
2 16 (8.08%) Manufacturing
3 14 (7.07%) German Language
4 13 (6.57%) Finance
5 5 (2.53%) French Language
6 2 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (28.28%) Security Engineer
2 44 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 38 (19.19%) Account Manager
4 36 (18.18%) Network Manager
5 31 (15.66%) Support Engineer
6 22 (11.11%) Sales Manager
6 22 (11.11%) Consultant
6 22 (11.11%) Security Manager
6 22 (11.11%) Network Security Manager
7 15 (7.58%) Network Security Engineer
8 14 (7.07%) Network Support Engineer
8 14 (7.07%) Network Support
9 13 (6.57%) Security Consultant
9 13 (6.57%) Network Consultant
10 12 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (5.56%) IP Engineer
11 11 (5.56%) Escalation Engineer
12 10 (5.05%) Technical Support Engineer
12 10 (5.05%) Technical Support
12 10 (5.05%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.01%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.51%) SOAP
2 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.55%) Smartphone
2 2 (1.01%) Statistics
2 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.01%) Clustering
3 1 (0.51%) SecurID
3 1 (0.51%) PKI
3 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (32.32%) Linux
2 60 (30.30%) Windows
3 30 (15.15%) UNIX
4 20 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (9.60%) Windows XP
5 19 (9.60%) Windows 7
6 14 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (6.06%) Solaris
8 11 (5.56%) Windows 2000
9 6 (3.03%) CentOS
9 6 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (11.11%) ITIL
2 16 (8.08%) Coaching
3 13 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (6.06%) Change Management
5 10 (5.05%) CRM
5 10 (5.05%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (4.55%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 9 (4.55%) Network Design
6 9 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 9 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 9 (4.55%) SIEM
7 8 (4.04%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.54%) Project Management
8 7 (3.54%) Migration
8 7 (3.54%) Information Security
9 6 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (2.53%) Mentoring
11 4 (2.02%) Change Control
11 4 (2.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.05%) C++
1 10 (5.05%) Perl
1 10 (5.05%) PHP
1 10 (5.05%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.51%) C
2 1 (0.51%) SQL
2 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 73 (36.87%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (30.81%) CCNP
3 58 (29.29%) CCSE
4 36 (18.18%) CCSA
5 30 (15.15%) JNCIS
6 26 (13.13%) CISSP
7 23 (11.62%) Security Cleared
8 22 (11.11%) JNCIA
9 20 (10.10%) CCNA
10 14 (7.07%) SC Cleared
11 9 (4.55%) CCIE
12 8 (4.04%) CCSP
13 5 (2.53%) CCIP
14 3 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.52%) Degree
15 2 (1.01%) BC Cleared
15 2 (1.01%) GCIA
15 2 (1.01%) GCIH
15 2 (1.01%) SSCP
16 1 (0.51%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.15%) SLA
2 7 (3.54%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.02%) GPG13
5 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 27 (13.64%) ProxySG
2 9 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.03%) Snort
3 6 (3.03%) vSphere
3 6 (3.03%) vCloud
4 4 (2.02%) Squid
4 4 (2.02%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.01%) XenApp
5 2 (1.01%) XenServer
6 1 (0.51%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 14 (7.07%) FortiGate
2 9 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.01%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.51%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.51%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.51%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 149 (75.25%) Juniper
2 121 (61.11%) Cisco
3 118 (59.60%) CheckPoint
4 112 (56.57%) F5
5 60 (30.30%) Websense
6 45 (22.73%) Riverbed
7 39 (19.70%) Ruckus Wireless
8 38 (19.19%) LogRhythm
8 38 (19.19%) McAfee
9 32 (16.16%) Microsoft
10 28 (14.14%) SonicWALL
11 21 (10.61%) Aruba
12 20 (10.10%) Sourcefire
13 19 (9.60%) Clearswift
14 17 (8.59%) Lumension
15 15 (7.58%) Symantec
15 15 (7.58%) Fortinet
16 12 (6.06%) Tufin
17 11 (5.56%) Crossbeam
17 11 (5.56%) WatchGuard
Camberley, Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Holiday, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago