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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 332 335 284
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -51
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 120 95 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.44% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.89% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 98 64 115
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
11439 10721 11230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.57% 49.94% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8824 8635 9443
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £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
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -8 48 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Kent +18 27 £37,500 +78.57%
Hampshire +12 25 £45,000 +18.42%
Surrey -5 14 £44,000 +11.39% 4
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 169 (78.97%) Juniper
2 149 (69.63%) CheckPoint
3 138 (64.49%) Cisco
4 127 (59.35%) Firewall
5 115 (53.74%) F5
6 111 (51.87%) Network Security
7 78 (36.45%) Cisco Certification
8 76 (35.51%) Cisco ASA
9 66 (30.84%) CCNP
10 65 (30.37%) TCP/IP
11 61 (28.50%) CCSE
12 58 (27.10%) Windows
13 53 (24.77%) Linux
13 53 (24.77%) Websense
14 47 (21.96%) Wireless
15 45 (21.03%) WAN
16 41 (19.16%) LAN
17 40 (18.69%) CCSA
17 40 (18.69%) Cisco PIX
18 39 (18.22%) Riverbed
19 38 (17.76%) Internet
20 37 (17.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
21 34 (15.89%) Ruckus Wireless
22 33 (15.42%) McAfee
23 32 (14.95%) Finance
23 32 (14.95%) ProxySG
24 31 (14.49%) LogRhythm
25 30 (14.02%) UNIX
25 30 (14.02%) Microsoft
26 29 (13.55%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 7 (3.27%) Apache
2 3 (1.40%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.47%) Lync
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (6.54%) MS Office
2 9 (4.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.80%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.40%) SaaS
2 2 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (59.35%) Firewall
2 111 (51.87%) Network Security
3 76 (35.51%) Cisco ASA
4 65 (30.37%) TCP/IP
5 47 (21.96%) Wireless
6 45 (21.03%) WAN
7 41 (19.16%) LAN
8 40 (18.69%) Cisco PIX
9 38 (17.76%) Internet
10 37 (17.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 24 (11.21%) DNS
12 23 (10.75%) VPN
12 23 (10.75%) OSPF
13 20 (9.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 18 (8.41%) BGP
14 18 (8.41%) NetScreen
15 13 (6.07%) RIP
15 13 (6.07%) Intrusion Detection
16 12 (5.61%) Multicast
16 12 (5.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
General
1 32 (14.95%) Finance
2 27 (12.62%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.48%) German Language
4 11 (5.14%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.34%) French Language
6 3 (1.40%) Retail
7 2 (0.93%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (26.64%) Security Engineer
2 41 (19.16%) Network Engineer
3 37 (17.29%) Consultant
4 33 (15.42%) Account Manager
5 30 (14.02%) Network Manager
6 24 (11.21%) Support Engineer
7 23 (10.75%) Security Consultant
8 21 (9.81%) Security Manager
9 20 (9.35%) Network Security Manager
9 20 (9.35%) Sales Manager
10 18 (8.41%) Network Consultant
11 15 (7.01%) Network Security Engineer
12 14 (6.54%) Network Security Consultant
13 11 (5.14%) Network Support
14 10 (4.67%) Analyst
14 10 (4.67%) Escalation Engineer
15 9 (4.21%) IP Engineer
15 9 (4.21%) Network Support Engineer
15 9 (4.21%) Technical Engineer
16 8 (3.74%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.80%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.21%) Smartphone
2 3 (1.40%) SecurID
2 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
3 2 (0.93%) Clustering
3 2 (0.93%) Statistics
3 2 (0.93%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (27.10%) Windows
2 53 (24.77%) Linux
3 30 (14.02%) UNIX
4 23 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (7.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (6.54%) Windows XP
6 14 (6.54%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.14%) Windows 2000
7 11 (5.14%) Solaris
8 7 (3.27%) CentOS
8 7 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (13.55%) ITIL
2 23 (10.75%) Load Balancing
3 15 (7.01%) Change Management
4 12 (5.61%) Service Delivery
5 10 (4.67%) Information Security
6 9 (4.21%) Project Management
6 9 (4.21%) Service Management
6 9 (4.21%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 8 (3.74%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (3.74%) CRM
7 8 (3.74%) Network Design
7 8 (3.74%) SIEM
8 7 (3.27%) Network Architecture
8 7 (3.27%) Project Planning
9 6 (2.80%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (2.80%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.34%) Migration
10 5 (2.34%) Change Control
11 4 (1.87%) Risk Management
11 4 (1.87%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.27%) C++
1 7 (3.27%) Perl
1 7 (3.27%) PHP
1 7 (3.27%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (36.45%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (30.84%) CCNP
3 61 (28.50%) CCSE
4 40 (18.69%) CCSA
5 29 (13.55%) CISSP
6 28 (13.08%) JNCIS
7 25 (11.68%) CCNA
8 23 (10.75%) JNCIA
9 21 (9.81%) Security Cleared
10 14 (6.54%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.34%) Degree
11 5 (2.34%) CCSP
12 3 (1.40%) CCIE
12 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.93%) GCIA
13 2 (0.93%) GCIH
13 2 (0.93%) SSCP
13 2 (0.93%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.47%) JNCIE
14 1 (0.47%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.62%) SLA
2 9 (4.21%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (3.27%) GPG13
5 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 32 (14.95%) ProxySG
2 11 (5.14%) Snort
3 9 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.27%) Squid
5 6 (2.80%) vSphere
5 6 (2.80%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.34%) vCloud
7 3 (1.40%) XenApp
8 2 (0.93%) XenServer
9 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.67%) FortiGate
2 7 (3.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.93%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.93%) Nessus
5 1 (0.47%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.47%) SCCM
5 1 (0.47%) SCOM
5 1 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 169 (78.97%) Juniper
2 149 (69.63%) CheckPoint
3 138 (64.49%) Cisco
4 115 (53.74%) F5
5 53 (24.77%) Websense
6 39 (18.22%) Riverbed
7 34 (15.89%) Ruckus Wireless
8 33 (15.42%) McAfee
9 31 (14.49%) LogRhythm
10 30 (14.02%) Microsoft
11 22 (10.28%) Sourcefire
11 22 (10.28%) Fortinet
12 20 (9.35%) Nokia
13 18 (8.41%) Tufin
14 17 (7.94%) Aruba
14 17 (7.94%) TippingPoint
14 17 (7.94%) Symantec
15 15 (7.01%) HP
16 14 (6.54%) SonicWALL
17 12 (5.61%) IronPort
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