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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 344 336 275
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -61
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 104 92 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.43% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.86% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 89 61 122
Average salary £44,000 £50,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.30% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
11388 10646 11260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.78% 49.74% 49.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8775 8552 9452
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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 2 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 2 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 -18 41 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Hampshire +12 25 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Kent +18 19 £37,500 +78.57%
Surrey -6 13 £44,000 -16.19% 4
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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 (77.88%) Juniper
2 141 (67.79%) CheckPoint
3 130 (62.50%) Cisco
4 120 (57.69%) Firewall
5 110 (52.88%) Network Security
6 107 (51.44%) F5
7 76 (36.54%) Cisco ASA
8 75 (36.06%) Cisco Certification
9 63 (30.29%) CCNP
10 61 (29.33%) CCSE
11 59 (28.37%) TCP/IP
12 56 (26.92%) Windows
13 52 (25.00%) Linux
13 52 (25.00%) Websense
14 47 (22.60%) Wireless
15 43 (20.67%) WAN
16 40 (19.23%) CCSA
16 40 (19.23%) Riverbed
17 39 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
17 39 (18.75%) LAN
18 38 (18.27%) Internet
19 37 (17.79%) Ruckus Wireless
20 35 (16.83%) LogRhythm
21 34 (16.35%) McAfee
22 33 (15.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
23 32 (15.38%) ProxySG
24 30 (14.42%) UNIX
25 28 (13.46%) CISSP
25 28 (13.46%) JNCIS
26 27 (12.98%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 7 (3.37%) Apache
2 3 (1.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.48%) Lync
4 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (6.73%) MS Office
2 9 (4.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.44%) SaaS
2 2 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (57.69%) Firewall
2 110 (52.88%) Network Security
3 76 (36.54%) Cisco ASA
4 59 (28.37%) TCP/IP
5 47 (22.60%) Wireless
6 43 (20.67%) WAN
7 39 (18.75%) LAN
7 39 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
8 38 (18.27%) Internet
9 33 (15.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 21 (10.10%) OSPF
10 21 (10.10%) VPN
11 20 (9.62%) DNS
12 17 (8.17%) BGP
13 16 (7.69%) NetScreen
13 16 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 13 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
15 12 (5.77%) SSL
16 11 (5.29%) RIP
17 10 (4.81%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
General
1 27 (12.98%) Finance
2 26 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.69%) German Language
4 11 (5.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.40%) French Language
6 3 (1.44%) Retail
7 2 (0.96%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (27.40%) Security Engineer
2 41 (19.71%) Network Engineer
3 36 (17.31%) Account Manager
4 34 (16.35%) Network Manager
5 32 (15.38%) Consultant
6 23 (11.06%) Support Engineer
6 23 (11.06%) Security Manager
7 22 (10.58%) Network Security Manager
7 22 (10.58%) Sales Manager
7 22 (10.58%) Security Consultant
8 17 (8.17%) Network Consultant
9 15 (7.21%) Network Security Engineer
10 13 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
11 11 (5.29%) Network Support
12 10 (4.81%) Analyst
12 10 (4.81%) Escalation Engineer
13 9 (4.33%) IP Engineer
13 9 (4.33%) Network Support Engineer
14 8 (3.85%) Security Analyst
14 8 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (0.96%) Statistics
2 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
2 2 (0.96%) Clustering
2 2 (0.96%) SecurID
3 1 (0.48%) Replication
3 1 (0.48%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 56 (26.92%) Windows
2 52 (25.00%) Linux
3 30 (14.42%) UNIX
4 21 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (6.73%) Windows XP
6 14 (6.73%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.29%) Windows 2000
7 11 (5.29%) Solaris
8 6 (2.88%) CentOS
8 6 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (10.58%) ITIL
2 20 (9.62%) Coaching
3 19 (9.13%) Load Balancing
4 12 (5.77%) Mentoring
5 11 (5.29%) Change Management
6 10 (4.81%) Service Delivery
7 9 (4.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 9 (4.33%) Information Security
7 9 (4.33%) Project Management
8 8 (3.85%) CRM
8 8 (3.85%) Network Design
8 8 (3.85%) SIEM
8 8 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (3.37%) Project Planning
10 6 (2.88%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (2.88%) PRINCE2
11 5 (2.40%) Service Management
11 5 (2.40%) Migration
11 5 (2.40%) Change Control
12 4 (1.92%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.37%) C++
1 7 (3.37%) Perl
1 7 (3.37%) PHP
1 7 (3.37%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (36.06%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (30.29%) CCNP
3 61 (29.33%) CCSE
4 40 (19.23%) CCSA
5 28 (13.46%) JNCIS
5 28 (13.46%) CISSP
6 23 (11.06%) CCNA
6 23 (11.06%) JNCIA
7 20 (9.62%) Security Cleared
8 13 (6.25%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.88%) CCSP
10 4 (1.92%) Degree
11 3 (1.44%) CCIE
12 2 (0.96%) SSCP
12 2 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.96%) GCIA
12 2 (0.96%) GCIH
12 2 (0.96%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.48%) VTSP
13 1 (0.48%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.50%) SLA
2 8 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.88%) GPG13
5 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 32 (15.38%) ProxySG
2 10 (4.81%) Snort
3 9 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.88%) Squid
4 6 (2.88%) vSphere
5 5 (2.40%) vCloud
5 5 (2.40%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.44%) XenApp
7 2 (0.96%) XenServer
8 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.81%) FortiGate
2 7 (3.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.44%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.96%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.48%) Nessus
5 1 (0.48%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.48%) SCCM
5 1 (0.48%) SCOM
5 1 (0.48%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 162 (77.88%) Juniper
2 141 (67.79%) CheckPoint
3 130 (62.50%) Cisco
4 107 (51.44%) F5
5 52 (25.00%) Websense
6 40 (19.23%) Riverbed
7 37 (17.79%) Ruckus Wireless
8 35 (16.83%) LogRhythm
9 34 (16.35%) McAfee
10 27 (12.98%) Microsoft
11 21 (10.10%) Sourcefire
12 20 (9.62%) Fortinet
12 20 (9.62%) Nokia
13 17 (8.17%) Symantec
14 16 (7.69%) Aruba
15 15 (7.21%) SonicWALL
16 14 (6.73%) HP
16 14 (6.73%) Tufin
17 13 (6.25%) TippingPoint
18 12 (5.77%) Lumension
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