The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 347 321 266
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -55
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 110 109 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.49% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.98% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 89 73 144
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -10.52%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11431 11150 11387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.98% 50.28% 49.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8931 9057 9616
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Blue Coat
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -1 46 £40,000 -8.57% 6
Hampshire +12 28 £45,000 -3.22%
Kent +7 21 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Surrey -2 9 £47,500 +120.93% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £32,750 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 146 (73.00%) Juniper
2 136 (68.00%) CheckPoint
3 132 (66.00%) Cisco
4 114 (57.00%) Firewall
5 102 (51.00%) F5
6 95 (47.50%) Network Security
7 86 (43.00%) Cisco Certification
8 68 (34.00%) CCNP
9 65 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
10 56 (28.00%) TCP/IP
11 48 (24.00%) WAN
11 48 (24.00%) CCSE
12 45 (22.50%) Windows
13 44 (22.00%) Wireless
13 44 (22.00%) Linux
13 44 (22.00%) LAN
14 40 (20.00%) Websense
15 37 (18.50%) ProxySG
15 37 (18.50%) Cisco PIX
15 37 (18.50%) Riverbed
16 34 (17.00%) Finance
16 34 (17.00%) CCSA
17 33 (16.50%) CCNA
17 33 (16.50%) Internet
18 32 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 29 (14.50%) Ruckus Wireless
20 28 (14.00%) Telecoms
21 27 (13.50%) Microsoft
21 27 (13.50%) SLA
21 27 (13.50%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (1.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.50%) Lync
2 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) Apache
3 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (5.50%) MS Office
2 9 (4.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (57.00%) Firewall
2 95 (47.50%) Network Security
3 65 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
4 56 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 48 (24.00%) WAN
6 44 (22.00%) Wireless
6 44 (22.00%) LAN
7 37 (18.50%) Cisco PIX
8 33 (16.50%) Internet
9 32 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 27 (13.50%) VPN
11 24 (12.00%) OSPF
12 23 (11.50%) DNS
13 18 (9.00%) BGP
13 18 (9.00%) NetScreen
14 16 (8.00%) DHCP
14 16 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 15 (7.50%) MPLS
16 13 (6.50%) Multicast
17 12 (6.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
General
1 34 (17.00%) Finance
2 28 (14.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.50%) German Language
3 11 (5.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.00%) Banking
5 2 (1.00%) French Language
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (22.50%) Network Engineer
2 44 (22.00%) Security Engineer
3 35 (17.50%) Consultant
4 30 (15.00%) Account Manager
5 28 (14.00%) Support Engineer
6 27 (13.50%) Network Manager
7 21 (10.50%) Security Consultant
8 17 (8.50%) Security Manager
8 17 (8.50%) Network Support
9 16 (8.00%) Sales Manager
9 16 (8.00%) Network Security Manager
9 16 (8.00%) Network Consultant
10 13 (6.50%) Network Support Engineer
11 12 (6.00%) Analyst
11 12 (6.00%) Network Security Engineer
11 12 (6.00%) Network Security Consultant
12 9 (4.50%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (4.50%) Technical Engineer
12 9 (4.50%) IP Engineer
13 8 (4.00%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.50%) Smartphone
2 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.50%) SecurID
3 2 (1.00%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (1.00%) Clustering
4 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.50%) Windows
2 44 (22.00%) Linux
3 21 (10.50%) UNIX
4 20 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (5.50%) Windows 7
6 11 (5.50%) Windows XP
7 8 (4.00%) Windows 2000
7 8 (4.00%) Solaris
8 7 (3.50%) CentOS
8 7 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.50%) Load Balancing
2 25 (12.50%) ITIL
3 13 (6.50%) Change Management
4 10 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (5.00%) Project Management
5 9 (4.50%) Service Management
5 9 (4.50%) Information Security
5 9 (4.50%) Network Architecture
6 6 (3.00%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (3.00%) CRM
7 5 (2.50%) PRINCE2
7 5 (2.50%) Risk Management
7 5 (2.50%) Business Development
7 5 (2.50%) Network Design
7 5 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (2.50%) Network Management
7 5 (2.50%) SIEM
8 4 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (2.00%) Change Control
8 4 (2.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (0.50%) C++
1 1 (0.50%) Perl
1 1 (0.50%) PHP
1 1 (0.50%) VBScript
1 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (43.00%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (34.00%) CCNP
3 48 (24.00%) CCSE
4 34 (17.00%) CCSA
5 33 (16.50%) CCNA
6 23 (11.50%) CISSP
7 22 (11.00%) JNCIS
8 17 (8.50%) JNCIA
9 14 (7.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (3.50%) Degree
10 7 (3.50%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.50%) CCSP
12 3 (1.50%) CCIE
12 3 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.50%) VTSP
13 2 (1.00%) CCDP
14 1 (0.50%) CCDA
14 1 (0.50%) CCVP
14 1 (0.50%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.50%) SLA
2 8 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (3.50%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.50%) GPG13
System Software
1 37 (18.50%) ProxySG
2 11 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.50%) Snort
4 7 (3.50%) Squid
5 6 (3.00%) vSphere
5 6 (3.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.50%) vCloud
7 3 (1.50%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.50%) XenApp
8 2 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (4.50%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.00%) Nessus
3 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.50%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.50%) SCCM
4 1 (0.50%) SCOM
4 1 (0.50%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 146 (73.00%) Juniper
2 136 (68.00%) CheckPoint
3 132 (66.00%) Cisco
4 102 (51.00%) F5
5 40 (20.00%) Websense
6 37 (18.50%) Riverbed
7 29 (14.50%) Ruckus Wireless
8 27 (13.50%) Microsoft
9 26 (13.00%) LogRhythm
10 24 (12.00%) Fortinet
11 22 (11.00%) Nokia
11 22 (11.00%) McAfee
12 18 (9.00%) Citrix
13 17 (8.50%) TippingPoint
14 16 (8.00%) Sourcefire
14 16 (8.00%) Tufin
14 16 (8.00%) Aruba
15 15 (7.50%) HP
16 14 (7.00%) VMware
17 12 (6.00%) SolarWinds
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: 16 days ago