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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 350 336 274
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -62
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 90 92 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.44% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.87% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 80 65 126
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
11272 10543 11150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.23% 49.91% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8628 8498 9361
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -17 36 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Hampshire +9 19 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Surrey +4 18 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Kent +12 14 £38,750 +84.52% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 162 (76.78%) Juniper
2 140 (66.35%) CheckPoint
3 130 (61.61%) Cisco
4 122 (57.82%) Firewall
5 112 (53.08%) F5
6 110 (52.13%) Network Security
7 78 (36.97%) Cisco ASA
8 74 (35.07%) Cisco Certification
9 64 (30.33%) TCP/IP
10 63 (29.86%) CCNP
10 63 (29.86%) CCSE
11 59 (27.96%) Windows
12 58 (27.49%) Linux
12 58 (27.49%) Websense
13 47 (22.27%) Wireless
14 44 (20.85%) WAN
15 40 (18.96%) CCSA
15 40 (18.96%) Riverbed
16 39 (18.48%) Cisco PIX
17 38 (18.01%) LAN
18 37 (17.54%) Ruckus Wireless
19 35 (16.59%) LogRhythm
19 35 (16.59%) McAfee
19 35 (16.59%) Internet
20 33 (15.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
21 32 (15.17%) ProxySG
21 32 (15.17%) UNIX
22 30 (14.22%) JNCIS
23 29 (13.74%) Microsoft
24 28 (13.27%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (4.27%) Apache
2 3 (1.42%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.47%) IIS
4 1 (0.47%) Lync
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (7.11%) MS Office
2 9 (4.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) SaaS
2 2 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (57.82%) Firewall
2 110 (52.13%) Network Security
3 78 (36.97%) Cisco ASA
4 64 (30.33%) TCP/IP
5 47 (22.27%) Wireless
6 44 (20.85%) WAN
7 39 (18.48%) Cisco PIX
8 38 (18.01%) LAN
9 35 (16.59%) Internet
10 33 (15.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 25 (11.85%) DNS
12 20 (9.48%) OSPF
13 18 (8.53%) VPN
14 17 (8.06%) BGP
15 16 (7.58%) NetScreen
15 16 (7.58%) SSL
15 16 (7.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 13 (6.16%) Intrusion Detection
17 10 (4.74%) RIP
17 10 (4.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.47%) MySQL
General
1 26 (12.32%) Telecoms
1 26 (12.32%) Finance
2 16 (7.58%) German Language
3 13 (6.16%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.84%) French Language
5 3 (1.42%) Retail
6 2 (0.95%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (27.96%) Security Engineer
2 43 (20.38%) Network Engineer
3 35 (16.59%) Account Manager
4 33 (15.64%) Network Manager
5 31 (14.69%) Consultant
6 25 (11.85%) Support Engineer
7 23 (10.90%) Security Manager
8 22 (10.43%) Network Security Manager
8 22 (10.43%) Sales Manager
9 21 (9.95%) Security Consultant
10 16 (7.58%) Network Security Engineer
10 16 (7.58%) Network Consultant
11 12 (5.69%) Network Support
11 12 (5.69%) Network Security Consultant
12 11 (5.21%) Network Support Engineer
12 11 (5.21%) Escalation Engineer
13 10 (4.74%) Analyst
14 9 (4.27%) IP Engineer
15 8 (3.79%) 1st Line Support
15 8 (3.79%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.95%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.47%) SOAP
2 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.27%) Smartphone
2 2 (0.95%) Statistics
2 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
2 2 (0.95%) Clustering
3 1 (0.47%) SecurID
3 1 (0.47%) PKI
3 1 (0.47%) Replication
3 1 (0.47%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 59 (27.96%) Windows
2 58 (27.49%) Linux
3 32 (15.17%) UNIX
4 22 (10.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (7.11%) Windows XP
6 15 (7.11%) Windows 7
7 13 (6.16%) Windows 2000
7 13 (6.16%) Solaris
8 6 (2.84%) CentOS
8 6 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (11.37%) ITIL
2 20 (9.48%) Coaching
3 17 (8.06%) Load Balancing
4 14 (6.64%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (5.69%) Mentoring
6 11 (5.21%) Change Management
7 10 (4.74%) Service Delivery
7 10 (4.74%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (4.27%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 9 (4.27%) Information Security
8 9 (4.27%) Project Management
8 9 (4.27%) Project Planning
8 9 (4.27%) SIEM
9 8 (3.79%) CRM
9 8 (3.79%) Network Design
10 6 (2.84%) PRINCE2
10 6 (2.84%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (2.84%) Change Control
11 5 (2.37%) Migration
11 5 (2.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.27%) C++
1 9 (4.27%) Perl
1 9 (4.27%) PHP
1 9 (4.27%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.47%) SQL
2 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (35.07%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (29.86%) CCNP
2 63 (29.86%) CCSE
3 40 (18.96%) CCSA
4 30 (14.22%) JNCIS
5 27 (12.80%) CISSP
6 23 (10.90%) JNCIA
7 22 (10.43%) Security Cleared
8 21 (9.95%) CCNA
9 16 (7.58%) SC Cleared
10 6 (2.84%) CCSP
11 5 (2.37%) CCIE
12 3 (1.42%) Degree
13 2 (0.95%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.95%) CCIP
13 2 (0.95%) SSCP
13 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.95%) GCIA
13 2 (0.95%) GCIH
14 1 (0.47%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.27%) SLA
2 9 (4.27%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.84%) GPG13
5 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 32 (15.17%) ProxySG
2 10 (4.74%) Snort
3 8 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.84%) Squid
4 6 (2.84%) vSphere
5 5 (2.37%) vCloud
5 5 (2.37%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.42%) XenApp
7 2 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (5.21%) FortiGate
2 9 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.42%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.95%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.47%) Nessus
5 1 (0.47%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.47%) SCCM
5 1 (0.47%) SCOM
5 1 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 162 (76.78%) Juniper
2 140 (66.35%) CheckPoint
3 130 (61.61%) Cisco
4 112 (53.08%) F5
5 58 (27.49%) Websense
6 40 (18.96%) Riverbed
7 37 (17.54%) Ruckus Wireless
8 35 (16.59%) LogRhythm
8 35 (16.59%) McAfee
9 29 (13.74%) Microsoft
10 24 (11.37%) Sourcefire
11 19 (9.00%) Symantec
11 19 (9.00%) SonicWALL
12 17 (8.06%) Aruba
12 17 (8.06%) Fortinet
12 17 (8.06%) Nokia
13 14 (6.64%) HP
13 14 (6.64%) Tufin
14 13 (6.16%) Lumension
14 13 (6.16%) Crossbeam
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2Source Talent
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Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley
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