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 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 367 365 352
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 69 105 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.49% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.96% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 49 57 95
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £26,700 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
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
8672 10919 11237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.49% 51.20% 48.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7225 8675 8941
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

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 29 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 38 £49,000 -8.83% 1
Surrey +19 12 £39,500 -24.76%
Kent +18 12 £42,500 +91.01% 2
Hampshire -9 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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.

1 129 (86.58%) Cisco
2 116 (77.85%) F5
3 101 (67.79%) Firewall
4 97 (65.10%) Juniper
5 95 (63.76%) CheckPoint
6 75 (50.34%) Cisco Certification
6 75 (50.34%) Network Security
7 66 (44.30%) CCNP
8 63 (42.28%) Cisco ASA
9 48 (32.21%) TCP/IP
10 47 (31.54%) Palo Alto
11 43 (28.86%) Linux
12 38 (25.50%) WAN
12 38 (25.50%) Wireless
13 37 (24.83%) MPLS
14 36 (24.16%) OSPF
15 31 (20.81%) ITIL
16 30 (20.13%) Riverbed
17 29 (19.46%) Windows
18 28 (18.79%) Forcepoint
19 27 (18.12%) Sourcefire
20 26 (17.45%) Fortinet
20 26 (17.45%) Cisco Nexus
21 25 (16.78%) Cisco PIX
22 24 (16.11%) BGP
23 23 (15.44%) Windows 2000
23 23 (15.44%) JNCIS
24 22 (14.77%) CCIE
25 21 (14.09%) LAN
25 21 (14.09%) Unix

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 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (2.68%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 101 (67.79%) Firewall
2 75 (50.34%) Network Security
3 63 (42.28%) Cisco ASA
4 48 (32.21%) TCP/IP
5 38 (25.50%) WAN
5 38 (25.50%) Wireless
6 37 (24.83%) MPLS
7 36 (24.16%) OSPF
8 26 (17.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 25 (16.78%) Cisco PIX
10 24 (16.11%) BGP
11 21 (14.09%) LAN
12 19 (12.75%) EIGRP
13 17 (11.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 17 (11.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 17 (11.41%) RIP
14 16 (10.74%) DNS
14 16 (10.74%) Internet
14 16 (10.74%) VLAN
15 15 (10.07%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.68%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.67%) Big Data
2 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
General
1 15 (10.07%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) German Language
3 12 (8.05%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.71%) French Language
4 10 (6.71%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.70%) Billing
6 4 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.01%) Legal
8 2 (1.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 73 (48.99%) Network Engineer
2 49 (32.89%) Security Engineer
3 32 (21.48%) Network Support
3 32 (21.48%) Support Engineer
4 29 (19.46%) Cisco Engineer
4 29 (19.46%) Network Support Engineer
5 28 (18.79%) Network Security Engineer
6 25 (16.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 24 (16.11%) Consultant
7 24 (16.11%) Security Consultant
8 19 (12.75%) Juniper Engineer
9 17 (11.41%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (10.07%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 15 (10.07%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 13 (8.72%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (8.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 12 (8.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (8.05%) Check Point Consultant
12 12 (8.05%) Cisco Support
12 12 (8.05%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.34%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (6.71%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.36%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.68%) Replication
5 2 (1.34%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (28.86%) Linux
2 29 (19.46%) Windows
3 23 (15.44%) Windows 2000
4 21 (14.09%) Unix
5 20 (13.42%) Solaris
6 19 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.68%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.81%) ITIL
2 21 (14.09%) Network Design
3 18 (12.08%) Coaching
3 18 (12.08%) Mentoring
4 17 (11.41%) Information Security
4 17 (11.41%) Presales
5 10 (6.71%) Migration
5 10 (6.71%) Risk Management
6 7 (4.70%) Business Development
7 6 (4.03%) Identity Management
7 6 (4.03%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (3.36%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (3.36%) Security Operations
8 5 (3.36%) SIEM
9 4 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.68%) Product Management
10 3 (2.01%) DDoS Mitigation
10 3 (2.01%) Project Management
11 2 (1.34%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.67%) Perl
1 1 (0.67%) Python
1 1 (0.67%) SQL
1 1 (0.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 75 (50.34%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (44.30%) CCNP
3 23 (15.44%) JNCIS
4 22 (14.77%) CCIE
5 18 (12.08%) CCSE
6 17 (11.41%) JNCIP
7 12 (8.05%) CCNA
8 10 (6.71%) Security Cleared
9 9 (6.04%) CISSP
10 8 (5.37%) Degree
11 7 (4.70%) JNCIA
12 6 (4.03%) SC Cleared
13 5 (3.36%) CCSA
14 4 (2.68%) CCDP
14 4 (2.68%) CompTIA Security+
14 4 (2.68%) Security+ Certification
15 3 (2.01%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 3 (2.01%) CCSP
16 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.07%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.03%) ProxySG
2 5 (3.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.68%) ISA Server
3 4 (2.68%) NDS
3 4 (2.68%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 4 (2.68%) Squid
4 1 (0.67%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.67%) vCloud
4 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (10.07%) FortiGate
2 11 (7.38%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 129 (86.58%) Cisco
2 116 (77.85%) F5
3 97 (65.10%) Juniper
4 95 (63.76%) CheckPoint
5 47 (31.54%) Palo Alto
6 30 (20.13%) Riverbed
7 28 (18.79%) Forcepoint
8 27 (18.12%) Sourcefire
9 26 (17.45%) Fortinet
10 19 (12.75%) Crossbeam
11 17 (11.41%) Aruba
12 12 (8.05%) Brocade
13 6 (4.03%) ArcSight
14 5 (3.36%) Microsoft
14 5 (3.36%) VMware
15 4 (2.68%) Novell
15 4 (2.68%) Radware
15 4 (2.68%) Red Hat
15 4 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
16 3 (2.01%) CA
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