The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 192 212 210
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 14 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.30% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.25% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 12
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +59.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Blue Coat
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2491 2815 2701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 53.99% 53.43% 50.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2017 2252 2069
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in Surrey

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
Camberley - 2 - -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 20 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 19 (76.00%) Information Security
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 19 (76.00%) PCI DSS
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (72.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (72.00%) Websense
4 14 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (56.00%) CCNA
5 13 (52.00%) CCNP
5 13 (52.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (52.00%) Squid
5 13 (52.00%) GPG13
6 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 6 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (24.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) McAfee
7 6 (24.00%) BCP
7 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (24.00%) Qualys
7 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
8 5 (20.00%) DNS
8 5 (20.00%) SSL
9 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (16.00%) Sophos
9 4 (16.00%) Nagios

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) SSL
4 3 (12.00%) tcpdump
4 3 (12.00%) Ethereal
4 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (12.00%) HTTP
4 3 (12.00%) SNMP
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) LDAP
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) SMTP
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Operations Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Support
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) IP Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Information Security
2 6 (24.00%) BCP
2 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
1 2 (8.00%) C++
1 2 (8.00%) Perl
1 2 (8.00%) PHP
1 2 (8.00%) Python
1 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (56.00%) CCNA
2 13 (52.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CISSP
3 4 (16.00%) CEH
3 4 (16.00%) CISM
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (76.00%) PCI DSS
2 13 (52.00%) GPG13
2 13 (52.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Squid
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Nagios
1 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (16.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (8.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (8.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) CheckPoint
2 18 (72.00%) Websense
3 6 (24.00%) McAfee
3 6 (24.00%) Qualys
4 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (16.00%) Postini
4 4 (16.00%) Sophos
4 4 (16.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) Juniper
5 3 (12.00%) Clearswift
5 3 (12.00%) WatchGuard
5 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
5 3 (12.00%) F5
6 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) Fortinet