The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 338 325 282
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -43
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 111 110 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.50% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 0.99% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 90 77 143
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -10.00%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11365 11061 11335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.20% 50.25% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8864 8948 9568
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -14 44 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Hampshire +7 29 £45,000 -3.22%
Kent +14 23 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Surrey -12 9 £44,000 +104.65% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £32,750 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 148 (74.37%) Juniper
2 137 (68.84%) CheckPoint
3 128 (64.32%) Cisco
4 116 (58.29%) Firewall
5 103 (51.76%) F5
6 98 (49.25%) Network Security
7 81 (40.70%) Cisco Certification
8 66 (33.17%) Cisco ASA
9 64 (32.16%) CCNP
10 58 (29.15%) TCP/IP
11 50 (25.13%) CCSE
12 47 (23.62%) Windows
13 45 (22.61%) Linux
13 45 (22.61%) WAN
14 43 (21.61%) Wireless
15 42 (21.11%) Websense
16 41 (20.60%) LAN
17 38 (19.10%) Riverbed
18 37 (18.59%) Cisco PIX
19 36 (18.09%) ProxySG
19 36 (18.09%) CCSA
20 34 (17.09%) Finance
20 34 (17.09%) Internet
21 32 (16.08%) CCNA
21 32 (16.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 30 (15.08%) Ruckus Wireless
23 28 (14.07%) SLA
24 27 (13.57%) Microsoft
24 27 (13.57%) Telecoms
24 27 (13.57%) LogRhythm

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.01%) Lync
2 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.01%) Apache
2 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (6.03%) MS Office
2 8 (4.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.02%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.51%) SaaS
2 2 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (58.29%) Firewall
2 98 (49.25%) Network Security
3 66 (33.17%) Cisco ASA
4 58 (29.15%) TCP/IP
5 45 (22.61%) WAN
6 43 (21.61%) Wireless
7 41 (20.60%) LAN
8 37 (18.59%) Cisco PIX
9 34 (17.09%) Internet
10 32 (16.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 24 (12.06%) VPN
12 22 (11.06%) DNS
12 22 (11.06%) OSPF
13 18 (9.05%) NetScreen
14 16 (8.04%) BGP
14 16 (8.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 14 (7.04%) DHCP
16 13 (6.53%) MPLS
16 13 (6.53%) Multicast
17 12 (6.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.01%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
General
1 34 (17.09%) Finance
2 27 (13.57%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.53%) German Language
3 11 (5.53%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.01%) French Language
5 3 (1.51%) Retail
6 2 (1.01%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (23.12%) Security Engineer
2 42 (21.11%) Network Engineer
3 35 (17.59%) Consultant
4 30 (15.08%) Account Manager
5 27 (13.57%) Network Manager
6 26 (13.07%) Support Engineer
7 21 (10.55%) Security Consultant
8 18 (9.05%) Security Manager
9 17 (8.54%) Sales Manager
9 17 (8.54%) Network Security Manager
10 16 (8.04%) Network Consultant
11 15 (7.54%) Network Support
12 12 (6.03%) Analyst
12 12 (6.03%) Network Security Engineer
12 12 (6.03%) Network Security Consultant
13 11 (5.53%) Network Support Engineer
14 9 (4.52%) Technical Engineer
14 9 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
14 9 (4.52%) 1st Line Support
14 9 (4.52%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.02%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.52%) Smartphone
2 3 (1.51%) SecurID
2 3 (1.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.01%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (1.01%) Clustering
4 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (23.62%) Windows
2 45 (22.61%) Linux
3 22 (11.06%) UNIX
4 21 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.03%) Windows XP
6 12 (6.03%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.52%) Solaris
7 9 (4.52%) Windows 2000
8 7 (3.52%) CentOS
8 7 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (13.07%) Load Balancing
2 25 (12.56%) ITIL
3 13 (6.53%) Change Management
4 10 (5.03%) Service Delivery
5 9 (4.52%) Information Security
5 9 (4.52%) Project Management
5 9 (4.52%) Service Management
6 8 (4.02%) Network Architecture
7 6 (3.02%) CRM
7 6 (3.02%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (2.51%) Network Design
8 5 (2.51%) PRINCE2
8 5 (2.51%) SIEM
9 4 (2.01%) Change Control
9 4 (2.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (2.01%) Network Management
9 4 (2.01%) PRINCE
9 4 (2.01%) Migration
9 4 (2.01%) Risk Management
9 4 (2.01%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.01%) C++
1 2 (1.01%) Perl
1 2 (1.01%) PHP
1 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (40.70%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (32.16%) CCNP
3 50 (25.13%) CCSE
4 36 (18.09%) CCSA
5 32 (16.08%) CCNA
6 24 (12.06%) CISSP
7 22 (11.06%) JNCIS
8 19 (9.55%) JNCIA
9 14 (7.04%) Security Cleared
10 7 (3.52%) SC Cleared
10 7 (3.52%) Degree
11 4 (2.01%) CCSP
12 3 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.51%) CCIE
13 2 (1.01%) VTSP
13 2 (1.01%) CCDP
14 1 (0.50%) JNCIE
14 1 (0.50%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.07%) SLA
2 8 (4.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (3.52%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.52%) GPG13
System Software
1 36 (18.09%) ProxySG
2 10 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.52%) Snort
4 7 (3.52%) Squid
5 6 (3.02%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.02%) vSphere
6 5 (2.51%) vCloud
7 3 (1.51%) XenApp
8 2 (1.01%) XenServer
8 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.52%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.51%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.01%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.01%) Nessus
4 1 (0.50%) SCCM
4 1 (0.50%) SCOM
4 1 (0.50%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 148 (74.37%) Juniper
2 137 (68.84%) CheckPoint
3 128 (64.32%) Cisco
4 103 (51.76%) F5
5 42 (21.11%) Websense
6 38 (19.10%) Riverbed
7 30 (15.08%) Ruckus Wireless
8 27 (13.57%) Microsoft
8 27 (13.57%) LogRhythm
9 22 (11.06%) Nokia
9 22 (11.06%) McAfee
9 22 (11.06%) Fortinet
10 17 (8.54%) Citrix
10 17 (8.54%) Sourcefire
10 17 (8.54%) Tufin
10 17 (8.54%) TippingPoint
11 15 (7.54%) Aruba
12 13 (6.53%) HP
12 13 (6.53%) VMware
13 12 (6.03%) IronPort
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