The first table below looks at the demand for BladeLogic skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BladeLogic over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 862 825 831
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +6
Permanent jobs citing BladeLogic 19 45 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.042% 0.054%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.67% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 36
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £57,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-47.82% +51.31%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7182 6750 6066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.17% 6.23% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5750 5409 4931
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,125
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.67%

BladeLogic
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BladeLogic within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

BladeLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BladeLogic
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BladeLogic within the UK.

BladeLogic Salary Trend in the UK

BladeLogic
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BladeLogic over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

BladeLogic Salary Histogram in the UK

BladeLogic
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BladeLogic within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
England -91 13 £55,000 +22.22% 2
London -52 8 £55,000 +22.22% 1
City of London -10 5 £55,000 +12.82%
South Wales - 5 £27,500 -
Wales - 5 £27,500 -
Nottinghamshire +4 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Nottingham -2 3 £32,500 -13.33%
East Midlands -18 3 £32,500 -13.33%
North West -3 1 £42,500 -29.16%
Cambridge - 1 £40,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,500 -
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £40,500 -

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BladeLogic 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 BladeLogic.

1 16 (59.26%) UNIX
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) BMC
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) BMC PATROL
5 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (33.33%) Oracle
6 8 (29.63%) SCOM
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) Java
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
9 5 (18.52%) HP
9 5 (18.52%) Python
9 5 (18.52%) SNMP
9 5 (18.52%) Banking
9 5 (18.52%) Maven
9 5 (18.52%) BMC Performance Manager
9 5 (18.52%) SCCM
10 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
10 4 (14.81%) Legal
10 4 (14.81%) DNS
10 4 (14.81%) LDAP
10 4 (14.81%) ITIL
10 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
10 4 (14.81%) McAfee
10 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BladeLogic 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 BladeLogic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Apache
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) FileNet
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SNMP
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
2 4 (14.81%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) MSI
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Legal
4 3 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (7.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Release Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Deployment Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Server Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Server Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) jQuery
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.41%) iSeries
2 2 (7.41%) EFT
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) AS400
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) UNIX
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 11 (40.74%) Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.41%) Solaris
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.70%) AIX
7 1 (3.70%) SUSE
7 1 (3.70%) Debian
7 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
1 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (11.11%) OO
2 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
2 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
2 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 2 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) E-business
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) KVM
2 1 (3.70%) RHEV
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) BMC PATROL
2 8 (29.63%) SCOM
3 5 (18.52%) BMC Performance Manager
3 5 (18.52%) SCCM
4 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (11.11%) Nagios
5 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
6 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.70%) YUM
6 1 (3.70%) Puppet
6 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) BMC
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 5 (18.52%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) McAfee
5 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) Symantec
5 3 (11.11%) EMC
5 3 (11.11%) CA
5 3 (11.11%) Trend Micro
5 3 (11.11%) Tripwire
6 2 (7.41%) Axway
6 2 (7.41%) Tumbleweed
6 2 (7.41%) Altiris
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
6 2 (7.41%) SAP
6 2 (7.41%) Software AG
6 2 (7.41%) webMethods