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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 352 333 337
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 91 111 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.99% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 58 90 75
Average salary £50,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £28,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,750 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.77% -0.58%
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
10449 11237 10964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.39% 49.62% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8415 8758 8886
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 51 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Hampshire -12 15 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Surrey +20 13 £52,500 +19.31% 1
Buckinghamshire - 9 £40,750 - 1
West Sussex - 7 £52,500 - 1
Kent -13 2 £21,000 -44.00%
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 175 (91.62%) Cisco
2 156 (81.68%) CheckPoint
3 151 (79.06%) Firewall
4 134 (70.16%) Juniper
5 105 (54.97%) F5
6 100 (52.36%) Cisco Certification
7 88 (46.07%) Cisco ASA
8 68 (35.60%) TCP/IP
9 63 (32.98%) Fortinet
10 58 (30.37%) CCNP
11 54 (28.27%) WAN
12 52 (27.23%) LAN
13 51 (26.70%) CCSE
14 49 (25.65%) Cisco PIX
15 45 (23.56%) ITIL
16 39 (20.42%) Data Centre
17 37 (19.37%) Network Security
18 36 (18.85%) Security Cleared
18 36 (18.85%) IronPort
18 36 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
18 36 (18.85%) CCNA
19 35 (18.32%) Websense
20 34 (17.80%) Linux
21 33 (17.28%) NetScreen
22 32 (16.75%) SC Cleared
22 32 (16.75%) Tufin
23 31 (16.23%) Wireless
23 31 (16.23%) UNIX
23 31 (16.23%) HP
23 31 (16.23%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.05%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.52%) Lync
2 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (5.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
1 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 151 (79.06%) Firewall
2 88 (46.07%) Cisco ASA
3 68 (35.60%) TCP/IP
4 54 (28.27%) WAN
5 52 (27.23%) LAN
6 49 (25.65%) Cisco PIX
7 37 (19.37%) Network Security
8 33 (17.28%) NetScreen
9 31 (16.23%) Wireless
10 25 (13.09%) Cisco ISE
11 21 (10.99%) OSPF
11 21 (10.99%) VPN
12 17 (8.90%) DNS
13 16 (8.38%) SSL
13 16 (8.38%) BGP
14 15 (7.85%) RIP
15 14 (7.33%) TACACS
15 14 (7.33%) VRRP
16 13 (6.81%) BIG-IP
16 13 (6.81%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.57%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.52%) Big Data
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 28 (14.66%) Telecoms
2 18 (9.42%) Finance
3 7 (3.66%) Multimedia
4 6 (3.14%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.62%) French Language
5 5 (2.62%) German Language
6 2 (1.05%) Billing
6 2 (1.05%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (34.03%) Network Engineer
2 48 (25.13%) Security Engineer
3 42 (21.99%) Consultant
4 36 (18.85%) Security Consultant
5 31 (16.23%) Analyst
6 25 (13.09%) Senior Consultant
7 23 (12.04%) Senior Security Consultant
8 19 (9.95%) Network Security Engineer
9 17 (8.90%) Firewall Consultant
10 16 (8.38%) Network Analyst
10 16 (8.38%) Senior Network Engineer
11 14 (7.33%) Security Analyst
12 13 (6.81%) Support Engineer
13 12 (6.28%) Network Support
14 9 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
15 7 (3.66%) Network Consultant
15 7 (3.66%) Network Support Engineer
16 6 (3.14%) Account Manager
16 6 (3.14%) Technical Security Consultant
16 6 (3.14%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.85%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.62%) Statistics
3 3 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.05%) Clustering
4 2 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.52%) PKI
5 1 (0.52%) Replication
5 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.80%) Linux
2 31 (16.23%) UNIX
3 29 (15.18%) Windows
4 24 (12.57%) Solaris
5 23 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (12.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (11.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.56%) ITIL
2 36 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.66%) Information Security
4 19 (9.95%) Mentoring
5 16 (8.38%) Change Management
6 14 (7.33%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (5.76%) Incident Management
8 10 (5.24%) Fault Management
8 10 (5.24%) Coaching
9 8 (4.19%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (4.19%) Load Balancing
10 7 (3.66%) Service Delivery
10 7 (3.66%) Network Design
11 5 (2.62%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (2.62%) Identity Management
11 5 (2.62%) Project Management
11 5 (2.62%) Network Management
11 5 (2.62%) SIEM
11 5 (2.62%) Capacity Management
12 4 (2.09%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.57%) C
1 3 (1.57%) Perl
1 3 (1.57%) Python
1 3 (1.57%) SQL
2 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.05%) PHP
2 2 (1.05%) C++
3 1 (0.52%) Korn
3 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 100 (52.36%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (30.37%) CCNP
3 51 (26.70%) CCSE
4 36 (18.85%) CCNA
4 36 (18.85%) Security Cleared
5 32 (16.75%) SC Cleared
6 27 (14.14%) JNCIS
7 25 (13.09%) CCIE
8 22 (11.52%) CCSA
9 12 (6.28%) Degree
10 8 (4.19%) CISSP
11 3 (1.57%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.52%) SSCP
13 1 (0.52%) GIAC
13 1 (0.52%) GCIA
13 1 (0.52%) GCIH
13 1 (0.52%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.52%) CEH
13 1 (0.52%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (16.23%) SLA
2 14 (7.33%) PCI DSS
3 13 (6.81%) GPG13
3 13 (6.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (6.81%) Squid
1 13 (6.81%) ProxySG
2 12 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.24%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.05%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.05%) XenApp
6 1 (0.52%) XenServer
6 1 (0.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (6.81%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.05%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.05%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (1.05%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (1.05%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.52%) SCOM
3 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.52%) Nagios
3 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.52%) vMotion
Vendors
1 175 (91.62%) Cisco
2 156 (81.68%) CheckPoint
3 134 (70.16%) Juniper
4 105 (54.97%) F5
5 63 (32.98%) Fortinet
6 36 (18.85%) IronPort
7 35 (18.32%) Websense
8 32 (16.75%) Tufin
9 31 (16.23%) HP
10 25 (13.09%) Sourcefire
11 23 (12.04%) McAfee
12 22 (11.52%) Crossbeam
13 19 (9.95%) Nokia
14 16 (8.38%) Citrix
14 16 (8.38%) Microsoft
15 13 (6.81%) VMware
15 13 (6.81%) Aruba
16 12 (6.28%) Mitel
16 12 (6.28%) ProCurve
17 10 (5.24%) Computacenter
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