The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 781 708 759
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +51
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 150 261 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.51% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 107 195 173
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
43321 51266 54011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.19% 46.49% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35200 41446 43332
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Blue Coat
Salary Trend

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

Blue Coat Salary Trend in the UK

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blue Coat over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in the UK

Blue Coat
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England -68 131 £47,500 +5.55% 18
South East 0 62 £44,500 -11.00% 2
London +2 53 £57,500 +27.77% 8
Berkshire -10 38 £49,500 -10.00%
Reading +2 24 £55,000 -
Edinburgh +20 15 £34,500 -31.00% 1
Scotland +17 15 £34,500 -37.27% 1
Kent +26 13 £42,500 +102.38% 2
East of England +27 8 £34,500 +38.00% 1
Maidstone - 8 £42,500 -
Surrey +25 7 £33,500 -36.19%
Newmarket -1 7 £30,750 +16.03%
Suffolk -4 7 £30,750 +23.00%
City of London +42 6 £51,500 +3.00% 2
Yorkshire +32 6 £38,000 +8.57% 2
West Yorkshire +20 6 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Wimbledon -11 6 £36,250 +11.53%
Bracknell -13 6 £47,750 +1.59%
Camberley - 6 £33,500 -
Leeds +29 5 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Hampshire -16 4 £50,000 +32.45%
Windsor - 4 - -
Southampton -3 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Essex +5 1 £35,000 +16.66%
West Midlands -6 1 £56,500 - 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £44,000 -
Hook - 1 - -
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £65,000 -

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 308 (83.02%) Cisco
2 258 (69.54%) Juniper
3 232 (62.53%) F5
4 228 (61.46%) CheckPoint
5 227 (61.19%) Firewall
6 146 (39.35%) Cisco Certification
7 139 (37.47%) Cisco ASA
8 131 (35.31%) Network Security
9 116 (31.27%) Palo Alto
10 103 (27.76%) CCNP
11 102 (27.49%) Windows
12 98 (26.42%) Linux
13 94 (25.34%) TCP/IP
14 80 (21.56%) VPN
15 71 (19.14%) ITIL
16 68 (18.33%) Finance
17 66 (17.79%) Presales
17 66 (17.79%) SIEM
18 64 (17.25%) Forcepoint
19 61 (16.44%) WAN
20 56 (15.09%) Degree
21 54 (14.56%) Riverbed
21 54 (14.56%) MPLS
22 52 (14.02%) Wireless
22 52 (14.02%) ArcSight
23 49 (13.21%) Service Delivery
23 49 (13.21%) OSPF
24 48 (12.94%) Fortinet
25 47 (12.67%) CCIE
26 44 (11.86%) LAN

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (2.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.62%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.08%) JBoss
4 4 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.08%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.54%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.35%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 227 (61.19%) Firewall
2 139 (37.47%) Cisco ASA
3 131 (35.31%) Network Security
4 94 (25.34%) TCP/IP
5 80 (21.56%) VPN
6 61 (16.44%) WAN
7 54 (14.56%) MPLS
8 52 (14.02%) Wireless
9 49 (13.21%) OSPF
10 44 (11.86%) LAN
11 40 (10.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 37 (9.97%) Cisco Nexus
12 37 (9.97%) VoIP
13 36 (9.70%) BGP
14 31 (8.36%) DNS
15 30 (8.09%) Cisco PIX
15 30 (8.09%) SSL
16 29 (7.82%) EIGRP
17 23 (6.20%) Cisco Wireless
17 23 (6.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.85%) Hadoop
1 18 (4.85%) NoSQL
2 17 (4.58%) Big Data
3 5 (1.35%) MS Access
4 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (1.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.27%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 68 (18.33%) Finance
2 41 (11.05%) German Language
3 37 (9.97%) French Language
4 27 (7.28%) Telecoms
5 24 (6.47%) Spanish Language
6 13 (3.50%) Manufacturing
7 12 (3.23%) Banking
8 6 (1.62%) Legal
9 5 (1.35%) Billing
10 3 (0.81%) Back Office
10 3 (0.81%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 154 (41.51%) Network Engineer
2 102 (27.49%) Security Engineer
3 64 (17.25%) Network Security Engineer
3 64 (17.25%) Support Engineer
4 60 (16.17%) Consultant
5 54 (14.56%) Security Consultant
6 48 (12.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 37 (9.97%) Network Consultant
8 36 (9.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 36 (9.70%) Network Security Consultant
8 36 (9.70%) Network Support
9 31 (8.36%) Network Support Engineer
10 30 (8.09%) Juniper Engineer
11 25 (6.74%) Analyst
12 24 (6.47%) Senior Network Engineer
13 22 (5.93%) Field Engineer
13 22 (5.93%) Field Support Engineer
14 21 (5.66%) Cisco Support
15 20 (5.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 20 (5.39%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.08%) Middleware
1 4 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (0.81%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.54%) HTML
3 2 (0.54%) SAML
4 1 (0.27%) REST
4 1 (0.27%) SOAP
4 1 (0.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.43%) RSA SecurID
2 33 (8.89%) Security Operations Centre
3 32 (8.63%) Data Centre
4 23 (6.20%) Management Information System
5 22 (5.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 16 (4.31%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (2.96%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.70%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.89%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.35%) iPhone
11 4 (1.08%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.08%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.81%) Clustering
12 3 (0.81%) Equities
12 3 (0.81%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.54%) Replication
14 1 (0.27%) FMCG
14 1 (0.27%) NHS
14 1 (0.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 102 (27.49%) Windows
2 98 (26.42%) Linux
3 41 (11.05%) Unix
4 27 (7.28%) Solaris
4 27 (7.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (6.74%) Windows 2000
5 25 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (3.50%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.89%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.35%) Android
8 5 (1.35%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.35%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.81%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (19.14%) ITIL
2 66 (17.79%) Presales
2 66 (17.79%) SIEM
3 49 (13.21%) Service Delivery
4 35 (9.43%) Security Operations
5 26 (7.01%) Information Security
6 24 (6.47%) Kalman Filter
7 23 (6.20%) Network Design
7 23 (6.20%) Threat Analysis
8 21 (5.66%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (5.39%) Analytics
9 20 (5.39%) Technical Architecture
10 19 (5.12%) Data Analytics
11 18 (4.85%) Requirements Management
11 18 (4.85%) System Testing
12 15 (4.04%) Migration
13 14 (3.77%) Mentoring
13 14 (3.77%) Risk Management
14 13 (3.50%) Coaching
15 11 (2.96%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.47%) SQL
2 4 (1.08%) C
3 2 (0.54%) Python
3 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.27%) Perl
4 1 (0.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 146 (39.35%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (27.76%) CCNP
3 56 (15.09%) Degree
4 47 (12.67%) CCIE
5 42 (11.32%) CCNA
6 37 (9.97%) Security Cleared
7 32 (8.63%) JNCIS
7 32 (8.63%) SC Cleared
8 28 (7.55%) CCSE
9 26 (7.01%) JNCIP
10 12 (3.23%) CISSP
11 10 (2.70%) CCVP
12 9 (2.43%) CCSP
13 8 (2.16%) JNCIA
14 7 (1.89%) CCSA
15 4 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (0.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 3 (0.81%) CCIP
16 3 (0.81%) Security+ Certification
16 3 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.31%) SLA
2 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 41 (11.05%) ProxySG
2 24 (6.47%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.16%) XenApp
5 4 (1.08%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.81%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.81%) NDS
6 3 (0.81%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 3 (0.81%) Squid
7 2 (0.54%) vCloud
7 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.27%) Firmware
8 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.27%) Snort
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (6.74%) FortiGate
2 16 (4.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (3.50%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (2.16%) SCCM
5 7 (1.89%) Nagios
6 4 (1.08%) BladeLogic
6 4 (1.08%) Control-M
6 4 (1.08%) MIMEsweeper
6 4 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.81%) RSA enVision
8 2 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.54%) QRadar
8 2 (0.54%) WSUS
9 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.27%) OpenView
9 1 (0.27%) Proventia
9 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 308 (83.02%) Cisco
2 258 (69.54%) Juniper
3 232 (62.53%) F5
4 228 (61.46%) CheckPoint
5 116 (31.27%) Palo Alto
6 64 (17.25%) Forcepoint
7 54 (14.56%) Riverbed
8 52 (14.02%) ArcSight
9 48 (12.94%) Fortinet
10 34 (9.16%) HP
11 33 (8.89%) Sourcefire
12 31 (8.36%) AlgoSec
12 31 (8.36%) Qualys
13 28 (7.55%) Citrix
13 28 (7.55%) Cyber-Ark
14 26 (7.01%) Crossbeam
14 26 (7.01%) Intel Security
14 26 (7.01%) SolarWinds
15 24 (6.47%) VMware
16 21 (5.66%) FireEye
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + commission £15,000 + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Advento Staffing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
CGI IT UK
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago