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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 378 389 354
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -35
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 86 68 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.33% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.66% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 76 55 67
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,850 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -
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
9729 10371 9696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.27% 50.63% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8101 8224 7581
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +36 61 £46,000 +8.23% 3
Hampshire +15 20 £50,000 +19.04% 4
Kent +6 3 £21,500 -40.68%
Surrey -7 1 £45,000 - 1
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 144 (88.89%) Cisco
2 139 (85.80%) F5
3 130 (80.25%) Firewall
4 119 (73.46%) CheckPoint
5 117 (72.22%) Juniper
6 86 (53.09%) Palo Alto
7 81 (50.00%) Linux
8 76 (46.91%) ITIL
9 74 (45.68%) Windows
10 69 (42.59%) Sourcefire
11 67 (41.36%) Windows 2000
11 67 (41.36%) TCP/IP
12 64 (39.51%) Information Security
12 64 (39.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 63 (38.89%) Crossbeam
13 63 (38.89%) Risk Management
13 63 (38.89%) Unix
13 63 (38.89%) Solaris
13 63 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
14 53 (32.72%) German Language
15 52 (32.10%) Network Security
16 50 (30.86%) Cisco Certification
17 48 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
18 46 (28.40%) French Language
18 46 (28.40%) CCNP
19 37 (22.84%) WAN
20 33 (20.37%) MPLS
21 31 (19.14%) Wireless
22 30 (18.52%) Mentoring
22 30 (18.52%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (3.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.85%) Lync
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
2 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 130 (80.25%) Firewall
2 67 (41.36%) TCP/IP
3 52 (32.10%) Network Security
4 48 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
5 37 (22.84%) WAN
6 33 (20.37%) MPLS
7 31 (19.14%) Wireless
8 26 (16.05%) OSPF
9 21 (12.96%) LAN
10 20 (12.35%) VPN
11 17 (10.49%) BGP
12 14 (8.64%) Skype
13 13 (8.02%) VLAN
14 12 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
14 12 (7.41%) DNS
14 12 (7.41%) Internet
15 11 (6.79%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (6.17%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (6.17%) SSL
17 9 (5.56%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.47%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 53 (32.72%) German Language
2 46 (28.40%) French Language
3 14 (8.64%) Finance
3 14 (8.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (6.79%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.85%) Billing
7 2 (1.23%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (38.27%) Security Engineer
2 36 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 31 (19.14%) Juniper Engineer
4 27 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 20 (12.35%) Linux Engineer
5 20 (12.35%) Network Support
6 19 (11.73%) Architect
6 19 (11.73%) Support Engineer
7 18 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 17 (10.49%) Cisco Architect
9 16 (9.88%) Consultant
9 16 (9.88%) Security Consultant
10 15 (9.26%) Analyst
10 15 (9.26%) Network Support Engineer
11 13 (8.02%) Cisco Network Architect
11 13 (8.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 13 (8.02%) Network Architect
12 12 (7.41%) Cisco Security Architect
12 12 (7.41%) Security Architect
12 12 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.62%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.09%) Replication
4 3 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 81 (50.00%) Linux
2 74 (45.68%) Windows
3 67 (41.36%) Windows 2000
4 64 (39.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (38.89%) Solaris
5 63 (38.89%) Unix
5 63 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.47%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (46.91%) ITIL
2 64 (39.51%) Information Security
3 63 (38.89%) Risk Management
4 30 (18.52%) Mentoring
5 28 (17.28%) Coaching
6 21 (12.96%) Network Design
6 21 (12.96%) Presales
7 20 (12.35%) Case Management
7 20 (12.35%) Performance Improvement
8 6 (3.70%) Change Management
8 6 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 6 (3.70%) SIEM
9 5 (3.09%) Business Development
9 5 (3.09%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.09%) Migration
10 4 (2.47%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.47%) Product Management
10 4 (2.47%) Project Management
10 4 (2.47%) Time Management
11 3 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.62%) C
1 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (30.86%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (28.40%) CCNP
3 22 (13.58%) CCIE
4 12 (7.41%) Degree
5 10 (6.17%) CCSE
6 9 (5.56%) CCSA
7 6 (3.70%) CISSP
7 6 (3.70%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.09%) CCDP
8 5 (3.09%) CCNA
9 4 (2.47%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (2.47%) JNCIP
9 4 (2.47%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (1.85%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.85%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.62%) CCIP
11 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.70%) ProxySG
2 5 (3.09%) ISA Server
3 4 (2.47%) NDS
3 4 (2.47%) Novell eDirectory
3 4 (2.47%) Squid
4 3 (1.85%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.62%) vSphere
5 1 (0.62%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.85%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (1.85%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.85%) Proventia
3 2 (1.23%) SCCM
4 1 (0.62%) Nagios
4 1 (0.62%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.62%) SCOM
4 1 (0.62%) vMotion
Vendors
1 144 (88.89%) Cisco
2 139 (85.80%) F5
3 119 (73.46%) CheckPoint
4 117 (72.22%) Juniper
5 86 (53.09%) Palo Alto
6 69 (42.59%) Sourcefire
7 63 (38.89%) Crossbeam
8 27 (16.67%) Websense
9 25 (15.43%) Riverbed
10 19 (11.73%) Fortinet
11 13 (8.02%) McAfee
12 11 (6.79%) Nokia
13 9 (5.56%) Brocade
14 8 (4.94%) Microsoft
15 7 (4.32%) Citrix
16 6 (3.70%) ArcSight
16 6 (3.70%) Aruba
16 6 (3.70%) VMware
17 5 (3.09%) Radware
18 4 (2.47%) Novell
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