The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 81 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.16% 0.53% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 0.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Blue Coat
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
369 528 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 47.37% 56.11% 42.43%
Number of salaries quoted 353 433 327
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £63,500
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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Southampton region.

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Southampton

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in Southampton

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 13 (100.00%) WAN
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Network Security
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Riverbed
2 12 (92.31%) Skype
2 12 (92.31%) Network Design
2 12 (92.31%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 12 (92.31%) CCIE
2 12 (92.31%) CCNP
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) vMotion
3 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.69%) FCoE
3 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Network Security
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (92.31%) MPLS
2 12 (92.31%) Skype
2 12 (92.31%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) FCoE
3 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 12 (92.31%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Blue Coat Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Network Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Security Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Network Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Security Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CCIE
1 12 (92.31%) CCNP
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (92.31%) Riverbed
3 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IronPort
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Nokia
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
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