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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
England / South East
Rank 313 368 388
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +20
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 86 83 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 0.87% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 40 72 63
Median salary £50,000 £47,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% +6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £35,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £64,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.72% -1.05%

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
7108 9539 10416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.86% 50.32% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5757 7972 8293
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +29 55 £50,000 +7.52% 1
Kent +22 11 £40,000 +30.08% 1
Hampshire +7 6 £42,500 -15.00%
Middlesex - 5 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £77,500 -
Surrey +47 1 £65,000 +44.44%
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £75,000 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 141 (78.77%) Cisco
2 139 (77.65%) CheckPoint
3 135 (75.42%) Juniper
4 131 (73.18%) F5
5 112 (62.57%) Palo Alto
6 107 (59.78%) Firewall
7 97 (54.19%) TCP/IP
8 92 (51.40%) Risk Management
9 80 (44.69%) Linux
10 73 (40.78%) Unix
11 72 (40.22%) Windows
12 70 (39.11%) Sourcefire
13 63 (35.20%) Network Security
14 62 (34.64%) Cisco Certification
15 52 (29.05%) Windows Server 2008
16 51 (28.49%) Information Security
17 46 (25.70%) VPN
17 46 (25.70%) Solaris
17 46 (25.70%) Crossbeam
18 45 (25.14%) Windows 2000
18 45 (25.14%) Windows Server 2003
19 43 (24.02%) CCIE
20 41 (22.91%) Fortinet
21 40 (22.35%) ITIL
22 39 (21.79%) Kalman Filter
23 36 (20.11%) Microsoft
24 35 (19.55%) SLA
25 31 (17.32%) ProxySG
26 30 (16.76%) CCSE
26 30 (16.76%) German Language

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 11 (6.15%) Skype for Business
2 7 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.56%) Apache
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (11.17%) MS Excel
1 20 (11.17%) MS Office
2 18 (10.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 18 (10.06%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) G Suite
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 107 (59.78%) Firewall
2 97 (54.19%) TCP/IP
3 63 (35.20%) Network Security
4 46 (25.70%) VPN
5 27 (15.08%) Internet
5 27 (15.08%) SSL
6 26 (14.53%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (14.53%) OSPF
7 22 (12.29%) HTTP
8 21 (11.73%) WAN
8 21 (11.73%) Wireless
9 20 (11.17%) MPLS
10 19 (10.61%) LAN
11 18 (10.06%) DNS
12 17 (9.50%) BGP
12 17 (9.50%) DHCP
13 16 (8.94%) VoIP
13 16 (8.94%) VRRP
14 15 (8.38%) Ethernet
14 15 (8.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.91%) InfluxDB
1 7 (3.91%) SQL Server
1 7 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 30 (16.76%) German Language
2 18 (10.06%) French Language
3 7 (3.91%) Finance
4 5 (2.79%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.23%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (46.93%) Security Engineer
2 67 (37.43%) Juniper Engineer
3 45 (25.14%) Senior Security Engineer
4 29 (16.20%) Consultant
4 29 (16.20%) Security Consultant
5 27 (15.08%) Network Engineer
6 24 (13.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 24 (13.41%) Linux Engineer
7 23 (12.85%) Blue Coat Engineer
8 22 (12.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 18 (10.06%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 14 (7.82%) Support Engineer
11 13 (7.26%) Network Support
12 11 (6.15%) Engineering Manager
12 11 (6.15%) Network Engineering Manager
12 11 (6.15%) Network Manager
13 10 (5.59%) Analyst
13 10 (5.59%) Security Analyst
14 9 (5.03%) Network Security Engineer
15 8 (4.47%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.15%) Web Services
2 4 (2.23%) .NET
2 4 (2.23%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.23%) Ajax
2 4 (2.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.97%) Security Operations Centre
2 22 (12.29%) Computer Science
3 17 (9.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.56%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 80 (44.69%) Linux
2 73 (40.78%) Unix
3 72 (40.22%) Windows
4 52 (29.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (25.70%) Solaris
6 45 (25.14%) Windows 2000
6 45 (25.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.03%) Windows Server
8 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (51.40%) Risk Management
2 51 (28.49%) Information Security
3 40 (22.35%) ITIL
4 39 (21.79%) Kalman Filter
5 30 (16.76%) Mentoring
6 27 (15.08%) Security Operations
7 19 (10.61%) Content Management
7 19 (10.61%) Identity Management
7 19 (10.61%) Security Management
8 18 (10.06%) Coaching
9 11 (6.15%) High Availability
9 11 (6.15%) Project Management
9 11 (6.15%) Time Management
10 9 (5.03%) Network Design
10 9 (5.03%) Presales
10 9 (5.03%) Service Delivery
11 8 (4.47%) Change Management
12 7 (3.91%) Service Management
13 6 (3.35%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (3.35%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.79%) Perl
1 5 (2.79%) PHP
1 5 (2.79%) Python
2 4 (2.23%) Bash Shell
2 4 (2.23%) Java
2 4 (2.23%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.23%) Ruby
3 1 (0.56%) C
3 1 (0.56%) C++
3 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.56%) SQL
3 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (34.64%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (24.02%) CCIE
3 30 (16.76%) CCNP
3 30 (16.76%) CCSE
4 28 (15.64%) Degree
5 21 (11.73%) JNCIS
6 20 (11.17%) CCSP
7 14 (7.82%) CISSP
8 11 (6.15%) CCNA
9 10 (5.59%) CISA
10 8 (4.47%) Security Cleared
11 7 (3.91%) CEH
11 7 (3.91%) GCIH
11 7 (3.91%) MCP
12 4 (2.23%) JNCIP
13 3 (1.68%) CSSLP
13 3 (1.68%) JNCIE
14 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.56%) HP ASE
15 1 (0.56%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.55%) SLA
2 6 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.56%) GDPR
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (17.32%) ProxySG
2 8 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.23%) Snort
4 1 (0.56%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (6.70%) Nagios
2 11 (6.15%) SCOM
3 7 (3.91%) Nessus
4 3 (1.68%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.56%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.56%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.56%) Proventia
Vendors
1 141 (78.77%) Cisco
2 139 (77.65%) CheckPoint
3 135 (75.42%) Juniper
4 131 (73.18%) F5
5 112 (62.57%) Palo Alto
6 70 (39.11%) Sourcefire
7 46 (25.70%) Crossbeam
8 41 (22.91%) Fortinet
9 36 (20.11%) Microsoft
10 25 (13.97%) TippingPoint
11 23 (12.85%) Intel Security
12 19 (10.61%) HP
12 19 (10.61%) Imperva
12 19 (10.61%) Proofpoint
13 18 (10.06%) SolarWinds
14 12 (6.70%) Riverbed
15 11 (6.15%) Avaya
15 11 (6.15%) Forcepoint
15 11 (6.15%) Polycom
16 10 (5.59%) Tufin
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