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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
UK
Rank 683 722 696
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -26
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 161 236 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.51% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 103 197 214
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £28,900 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
37029 46174 50690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.71% 45.80% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29828 37809 41525
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Blue Coat Salary Histogram in the UK

Blue Coat
Top 30 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +24 150 £52,500 +5.00% 15
South East +59 83 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Berkshire +45 53 £50,000 +5.26%
Reading +42 51 £52,500 +31.25%
London +18 47 £57,500 +4.54% 10
East of England +18 12 £29,000 +3.57%
Suffolk +10 11 £29,000 +3.57%
Newmarket 0 11 £29,000 +3.57%
Kent +23 9 £40,000 +30.08% 1
City of London +35 8 £55,000 -24.13% 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £77,500 - 1
Hampshire 0 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Middlesex - 5 £42,500 -
West Midlands +27 4 £43,750 -32.69%
Birmingham - 4 £43,750 -
South Wales +18 3 £45,000 -
Wales +2 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +12 2 £50,750 +4.10% 1
Cardiff - 2 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £75,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £75,000 -
Surrey +46 1 £44,000 -2.22%
Essex +19 1 £57,500 +43.75%
West Yorkshire +18 1 £44,000 -9.74% 1
Leeds +16 1 £44,000 -9.74%
Southampton +3 1 £45,000 -10.00%
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £57,500 -
York - 1 £57,500 -

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 261 (73.52%) Cisco
2 244 (68.73%) CheckPoint
3 224 (63.10%) Juniper
4 223 (62.82%) F5
5 219 (61.69%) Firewall
6 171 (48.17%) Palo Alto
7 139 (39.15%) TCP/IP
8 130 (36.62%) Windows
9 126 (35.49%) Network Security
10 122 (34.37%) Linux
11 101 (28.45%) Cisco Certification
12 100 (28.17%) Risk Management
13 95 (26.76%) Unix
14 89 (25.07%) VPN
15 86 (24.23%) Sourcefire
16 76 (21.41%) Fortinet
17 72 (20.28%) Information Security
18 71 (20.00%) ProxySG
19 63 (17.75%) CCIE
20 62 (17.46%) Intel Security
20 62 (17.46%) ITIL
20 62 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
21 61 (17.18%) CCNP
22 59 (16.62%) SSL
22 59 (16.62%) WAN
23 56 (15.77%) Windows Server 2008
23 56 (15.77%) Crossbeam
24 55 (15.49%) LAN
25 53 (14.93%) Wireless
26 51 (14.37%) Finance

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 12 (3.38%) Skype for Business
2 9 (2.54%) Apache
3 8 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.69%) IIS
5 5 (1.41%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.85%) JBoss
6 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (5.35%) MS Excel
1 19 (5.35%) MS Office
1 19 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 18 (5.07%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) G Suite
4 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 219 (61.69%) Firewall
2 139 (39.15%) TCP/IP
3 126 (35.49%) Network Security
4 89 (25.07%) VPN
5 62 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
6 59 (16.62%) SSL
6 59 (16.62%) WAN
7 55 (15.49%) LAN
8 53 (14.93%) Wireless
9 51 (14.37%) OSPF
10 50 (14.08%) DNS
11 45 (12.68%) BGP
12 37 (10.42%) DHCP
13 35 (9.86%) HTTP
14 34 (9.58%) Internet
15 30 (8.45%) IPsec
16 26 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
16 26 (7.32%) Cisco Wireless
17 25 (7.04%) Ethernet
17 25 (7.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.38%) Hadoop
3 11 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.25%) InfluxDB
6 4 (1.13%) Big Data
6 4 (1.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.28%) MS Access
8 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 51 (14.37%) Finance
2 32 (9.01%) German Language
3 18 (5.07%) French Language
4 16 (4.51%) Banking
4 16 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.97%) Retail
6 6 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.85%) Legal
8 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 112 (31.55%) Security Engineer
2 85 (23.94%) Network Engineer
3 66 (18.59%) Juniper Engineer
4 46 (12.96%) Senior Security Engineer
5 43 (12.11%) Consultant
5 43 (12.11%) Security Consultant
6 42 (11.83%) Cisco Engineer
7 32 (9.01%) Network Security Engineer
8 28 (7.89%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 28 (7.89%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 27 (7.61%) Analyst
10 25 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
11 24 (6.76%) Blue Coat Engineer
12 23 (6.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 22 (6.20%) Senior Network Engineer
14 21 (5.92%) Architect
15 20 (5.63%) Security Analyst
16 19 (5.35%) Support Engineer
17 15 (4.23%) Security Specialist
17 15 (4.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.07%) 802.1X
2 11 (3.10%) Web Services
3 5 (1.41%) HTML
4 3 (0.85%) .NET
4 3 (0.85%) Ajax
5 2 (0.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.80%) Data Centre
2 38 (10.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 24 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.10%) User Experience
5 6 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.69%) RSA SecurID
6 5 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (0.85%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.85%) NHS
7 3 (0.85%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.56%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.56%) PKI
9 1 (0.28%) BYOD
9 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.28%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.28%) iPhone
9 1 (0.28%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.28%) SCADA
9 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 130 (36.62%) Windows
2 122 (34.37%) Linux
3 95 (26.76%) Unix
4 56 (15.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (13.80%) Solaris
6 48 (13.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (12.96%) Windows 2000
8 15 (4.23%) Windows Server
9 12 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.28%) Android
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (28.17%) Risk Management
2 72 (20.28%) Information Security
3 62 (17.46%) ITIL
4 48 (13.52%) Security Operations
5 47 (13.24%) Kalman Filter
6 45 (12.68%) Mentoring
7 32 (9.01%) Presales
8 31 (8.73%) Change Control
9 28 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (6.48%) Load Balancing
11 21 (5.92%) Project Management
11 21 (5.92%) Service Delivery
12 20 (5.63%) SIEM
13 19 (5.35%) Security Management
14 18 (5.07%) Change Management
14 18 (5.07%) Coaching
14 18 (5.07%) Content Management
14 18 (5.07%) Identity Management
15 15 (4.23%) High Availability
15 15 (4.23%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.82%) SQL
2 7 (1.97%) Python
3 6 (1.69%) Perl
3 6 (1.69%) PHP
4 5 (1.41%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.85%) C
5 3 (0.85%) C++
5 3 (0.85%) Java
5 3 (0.85%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.85%) Ruby
5 3 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 101 (28.45%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (17.75%) CCIE
3 61 (17.18%) CCNP
4 45 (12.68%) Degree
5 37 (10.42%) CCSE
6 24 (6.76%) CCNA
6 24 (6.76%) Security Cleared
7 23 (6.48%) CISSP
7 23 (6.48%) JNCIS
8 21 (5.92%) CCSP
9 14 (3.94%) GCIH
10 13 (3.66%) CISA
11 10 (2.82%) CEH
11 10 (2.82%) SC Cleared
12 8 (2.25%) CCSA
12 8 (2.25%) MCP
13 6 (1.69%) GCIA
13 6 (1.69%) GIAC
13 6 (1.69%) SANS
14 5 (1.41%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.55%) SLA
2 20 (5.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.38%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.13%) ISO27002
4 4 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 71 (20.00%) ProxySG
2 25 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (5.63%) Active Directory
4 14 (3.94%) Snort
5 6 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.85%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (0.56%) XenApp
7 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (4.79%) McAfee ePO
2 15 (4.23%) Nagios
3 13 (3.66%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (3.10%) SCOM
4 11 (3.10%) TrustSec
5 9 (2.54%) Nessus
6 8 (2.25%) EnCase
6 8 (2.25%) RSA enVision
6 8 (2.25%) RSA Security Analytics
7 6 (1.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (1.13%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (0.85%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (0.85%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (0.85%) Proventia
10 2 (0.56%) HP NNM
10 2 (0.56%) SCCM
10 2 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 261 (73.52%) Cisco
2 244 (68.73%) CheckPoint
3 224 (63.10%) Juniper
4 223 (62.82%) F5
5 171 (48.17%) Palo Alto
6 86 (24.23%) Sourcefire
7 76 (21.41%) Fortinet
8 62 (17.46%) Intel Security
9 56 (15.77%) Crossbeam
10 44 (12.39%) HP
11 38 (10.70%) Microsoft
11 38 (10.70%) SolarWinds
12 36 (10.14%) Forcepoint
13 32 (9.01%) Citrix
13 32 (9.01%) FireEye
14 31 (8.73%) VMware
15 28 (7.89%) Riverbed
15 28 (7.89%) TippingPoint
16 27 (7.61%) Symantec
17 23 (6.48%) Imperva
Maidstone, Kent
Tangent International
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus £10,000 + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70k basic + £7,200 car allowance + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 19 days ago
South East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago