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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 301 385 393
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +8
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 98 82 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 0.77% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46 77 68
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +6.81%
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
7735 10697 11314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.77% 50.07% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6224 8767 8747
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +67 73 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Oxfordshire +43 7 £77,500 +158.33%
Surrey +31 7 £37,500 -25.00%
Kent +14 5 £72,500 +38.09% 4
Buckinghamshire +19 3 £75,000 +66.66%
Hampshire +2 2 £40,000 -38.46%
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 122 (81.33%) Cisco
2 114 (76.00%) CheckPoint
3 110 (73.33%) Juniper
3 110 (73.33%) F5
4 94 (62.67%) TCP/IP
4 94 (62.67%) Firewall
5 81 (54.00%) Palo Alto
6 73 (48.67%) Linux
7 64 (42.67%) Unix
8 63 (42.00%) Risk Management
9 60 (40.00%) Windows
10 54 (36.00%) Sourcefire
11 51 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 46 (30.67%) Network Security
13 44 (29.33%) Crossbeam
13 44 (29.33%) Solaris
14 43 (28.67%) Windows 2000
14 43 (28.67%) ITIL
14 43 (28.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 43 (28.67%) Information Security
15 42 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
16 37 (24.67%) German Language
17 28 (18.67%) VPN
17 28 (18.67%) Cisco ASA
18 26 (17.33%) Degree
18 26 (17.33%) CCNP
19 23 (15.33%) CCIE
19 23 (15.33%) OSPF
20 22 (14.67%) MPLS
20 22 (14.67%) Fortinet

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.67%) Apache
3 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (4.00%) MS Office
1 6 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 94 (62.67%) Firewall
1 94 (62.67%) TCP/IP
2 46 (30.67%) Network Security
3 28 (18.67%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (18.67%) VPN
4 23 (15.33%) OSPF
5 22 (14.67%) MPLS
6 21 (14.00%) Wireless
7 17 (11.33%) DNS
8 16 (10.67%) WAN
8 16 (10.67%) Wireshark
9 15 (10.00%) DHCP
9 15 (10.00%) SSL
9 15 (10.00%) VRRP
10 14 (9.33%) HTTP
11 13 (8.67%) Internet
11 13 (8.67%) LAN
12 11 (7.33%) BGP
12 11 (7.33%) Ethernet
12 11 (7.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.33%) InfluxDB
1 8 (5.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 37 (24.67%) German Language
2 19 (12.67%) French Language
3 12 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.67%) Finance
5 8 (5.33%) Manufacturing
6 6 (4.00%) Banking
7 2 (1.33%) Back Office
7 2 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (41.33%) Security Engineer
2 45 (30.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 31 (20.67%) Linux Engineer
3 31 (20.67%) Network Engineer
4 22 (14.67%) Consultant
4 22 (14.67%) Security Consultant
5 16 (10.67%) Support Engineer
6 15 (10.00%) Network Support
6 15 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 13 (8.67%) Analyst
7 13 (8.67%) Security Analyst
8 12 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 10 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Switch Engineer
12 7 (4.67%) Engineering Manager
12 7 (4.67%) Network Engineering Manager
12 7 (4.67%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.67%) Web Services
2 4 (2.67%) SAML
3 2 (1.33%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.67%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.33%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (4.00%) Statistics
4 5 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (48.67%) Linux
2 64 (42.67%) Unix
3 60 (40.00%) Windows
4 51 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (29.33%) Solaris
6 43 (28.67%) Windows 2000
6 43 (28.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.33%) Windows Server
7 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (42.00%) Risk Management
2 43 (28.67%) Information Security
2 43 (28.67%) ITIL
3 16 (10.67%) Security Operations
4 15 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 14 (9.33%) Mentoring
6 9 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (6.00%) Identity Management
6 9 (6.00%) Project Management
7 8 (5.33%) Change Management
7 8 (5.33%) Network Architecture
7 8 (5.33%) Security Management
7 8 (5.33%) Service Management
8 7 (4.67%) Content Management
8 7 (4.67%) High Availability
9 6 (4.00%) Coaching
9 6 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (4.00%) Network Design
9 6 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.33%) Perl
2 2 (1.33%) Python
3 1 (0.67%) C
3 1 (0.67%) C++
3 1 (0.67%) PHP
3 1 (0.67%) SQL
3 1 (0.67%) Tcl
3 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (17.33%) CCNP
2 26 (17.33%) Degree
3 23 (15.33%) CCIE
4 15 (10.00%) CCSE
5 14 (9.33%) CCNA
5 14 (9.33%) CISSP
6 11 (7.33%) JNCIS
7 9 (6.00%) CCSP
7 9 (6.00%) CISA
7 9 (6.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (5.33%) CEH
8 8 (5.33%) GCIH
8 8 (5.33%) MCP
9 6 (4.00%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.33%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (1.33%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.67%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.33%) SLA
2 8 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (13.33%) ProxySG
2 8 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.67%) Snort
4 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.67%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (5.33%) Nagios
1 8 (5.33%) Nessus
2 7 (4.67%) SCOM
3 2 (1.33%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.67%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.67%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.67%) Proventia
Vendors
1 122 (81.33%) Cisco
2 114 (76.00%) CheckPoint
3 110 (73.33%) F5
3 110 (73.33%) Juniper
4 81 (54.00%) Palo Alto
5 54 (36.00%) Sourcefire
6 44 (29.33%) Crossbeam
7 22 (14.67%) Fortinet
8 17 (11.33%) Microsoft
9 16 (10.67%) SolarWinds
10 15 (10.00%) TippingPoint
11 14 (9.33%) Riverbed
12 12 (8.00%) Brocade
13 11 (7.33%) Intel Security
14 10 (6.67%) Aruba
15 9 (6.00%) Avaya
15 9 (6.00%) Forcepoint
15 9 (6.00%) Tufin
16 8 (5.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 8 (5.33%) HP
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