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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 742 670 695
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +25
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 202 309 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.60% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 168 206 234
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
46753 51736 56408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.45% 46.89% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38212 41415 45222
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 May 2016 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 3 May 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 -74 190 £50,000 +5.26% 14
South East -3 72 £45,750 +1.66% 5
London -34 70 £65,000 +8.33% 7
Berkshire -12 30 £45,750 +8.92% 4
Hampshire +14 22 £50,000 +19.04%
City of London +30 20 £72,500 +13.72% 2
Reading +10 17 £45,000 +7.14% 3
South West - 14 £60,000 -
Southampton - 12 £50,000 -
Surrey +2 11 £45,000 -
Kent -5 11 £42,500 -10.52%
East of England +7 10 £28,000 +12.00% 1
Canary Wharf +11 8 £72,500 -
Suffolk +8 8 £28,000 +12.00%
Maidstone - 8 £42,500 -
Bracknell -1 7 £49,000 +16.66% 1
West Yorkshire -6 7 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Yorkshire -20 7 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Leeds -22 7 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Gloucester - 7 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 7 £55,000 -
Newmarket 0 6 £28,000 +1.81%
Wiltshire - 6 £60,000 -
Scotland +14 5 £34,500 - 2
Wales +1 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
South Wales -1 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
West Midlands -18 5 £56,500 +45.80%
Edinburgh - 5 £34,500 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £40,000 -
North East - 5 £40,000 -

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 352 (80.55%) Cisco
2 284 (64.99%) Juniper
3 277 (63.39%) CheckPoint
4 266 (60.87%) Firewall
5 258 (59.04%) F5
6 165 (37.76%) Cisco Certification
7 162 (37.07%) Palo Alto
8 161 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
9 153 (35.01%) Network Security
10 126 (28.83%) CCNP
11 122 (27.92%) TCP/IP
12 120 (27.46%) Windows
13 113 (25.86%) Linux
14 99 (22.65%) ITIL
15 84 (19.22%) VPN
16 79 (18.08%) Presales
17 69 (15.79%) Forcepoint
17 69 (15.79%) Riverbed
18 67 (15.33%) WAN
19 65 (14.87%) MPLS
20 60 (13.73%) Finance
21 57 (13.04%) Information Security
21 57 (13.04%) OSPF
21 57 (13.04%) Fortinet
22 56 (12.81%) Unix
22 56 (12.81%) Wireless
23 55 (12.59%) Sourcefire
23 55 (12.59%) CCIE
24 54 (12.36%) CCNA
25 53 (12.13%) Degree

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 13 (2.97%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.06%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.92%) JBoss
4 4 (0.92%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.92%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.69%) IIS
6 2 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.37%) MS Office
3 5 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 266 (60.87%) Firewall
2 161 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
3 153 (35.01%) Network Security
4 122 (27.92%) TCP/IP
5 84 (19.22%) VPN
6 67 (15.33%) WAN
7 65 (14.87%) MPLS
8 57 (13.04%) OSPF
9 56 (12.81%) Wireless
10 47 (10.76%) LAN
10 47 (10.76%) VoIP
11 44 (10.07%) DNS
12 42 (9.61%) Cisco Nexus
13 40 (9.15%) BGP
14 36 (8.24%) SSL
15 35 (8.01%) DHCP
16 34 (7.78%) Cisco PIX
17 32 (7.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 30 (6.86%) EIGRP
19 27 (6.18%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.66%) Big Data
2 13 (2.97%) Hadoop
2 13 (2.97%) NoSQL
3 10 (2.29%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.60%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.14%) MS Access
6 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.92%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 60 (13.73%) Finance
2 52 (11.90%) German Language
3 42 (9.61%) French Language
4 20 (4.58%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.35%) Spanish Language
6 12 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.52%) Banking
8 10 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.60%) Legal
10 6 (1.37%) Billing
10 6 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 112 (25.63%) Security Engineer
3 77 (17.62%) Support Engineer
4 70 (16.02%) Cisco Engineer
4 70 (16.02%) Consultant
5 59 (13.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 57 (13.04%) Security Consultant
7 48 (10.98%) Network Support
8 45 (10.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 40 (9.15%) Network Consultant
9 40 (9.15%) Network Support Engineer
10 39 (8.92%) Network Security Consultant
11 33 (7.55%) Analyst
12 31 (7.09%) Senior Network Engineer
13 29 (6.64%) Architect
14 27 (6.18%) Cisco Support
15 26 (5.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 26 (5.95%) Juniper Engineer
15 26 (5.95%) NOC Engineer
16 25 (5.72%) Check Point Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.92%) Middleware
1 4 (0.92%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (0.69%) Web Services
3 1 (0.23%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.30%) Data Centre
2 25 (5.72%) Management Information System
2 25 (5.72%) RSA SecurID
3 24 (5.49%) Security Operations Centre
4 23 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
5 16 (3.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (2.29%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.06%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.83%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.60%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.37%) Replication
11 5 (1.14%) iPhone
12 4 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (0.92%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.92%) NHS
13 3 (0.69%) Clustering
13 3 (0.69%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.69%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 120 (27.46%) Windows
2 113 (25.86%) Linux
3 56 (12.81%) Unix
4 49 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (10.53%) Solaris
5 46 (10.53%) Windows 2000
6 45 (10.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.66%) Windows Server
8 10 (2.29%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.29%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.60%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.14%) Android
11 4 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.92%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (22.65%) ITIL
2 79 (18.08%) Presales
3 57 (13.04%) Information Security
4 49 (11.21%) SIEM
5 44 (10.07%) Risk Management
6 36 (8.24%) Mentoring
7 35 (8.01%) Cybersecurity
8 33 (7.55%) Network Design
9 31 (7.09%) Service Delivery
10 30 (6.86%) Coaching
11 27 (6.18%) Security Operations
12 26 (5.95%) Migration
13 19 (4.35%) Threat Analysis
14 17 (3.89%) Kalman Filter
14 17 (3.89%) Matrix Management
15 16 (3.66%) Requirements Management
15 16 (3.66%) Technical Architecture
16 15 (3.43%) Analytics
17 14 (3.20%) Data Analytics
18 13 (2.97%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.58%) SQL
2 4 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 165 (37.76%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (28.83%) CCNP
3 55 (12.59%) CCIE
4 54 (12.36%) CCNA
5 53 (12.13%) Degree
6 26 (5.95%) CCSE
7 25 (5.72%) Security Cleared
8 22 (5.03%) SC Cleared
9 21 (4.81%) CCSA
10 18 (4.12%) CISSP
11 15 (3.43%) JNCIS
12 11 (2.52%) JNCIP
13 9 (2.06%) CCVP
14 8 (1.83%) CCSP
15 7 (1.60%) JNCIA
16 5 (1.14%) CCDP
16 5 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
16 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
17 4 (0.92%) CompTIA Security+
17 4 (0.92%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.61%) SLA
2 4 (0.92%) QA
3 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
System Software
1 50 (11.44%) ProxySG
2 26 (5.95%) Active Directory
3 19 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.97%) XenApp
5 4 (0.92%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.92%) NDS
5 4 (0.92%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 4 (0.92%) Squid
5 4 (0.92%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.23%) Firmware
7 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.23%) vCloud
7 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 19 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (2.52%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (2.52%) SCCM
4 9 (2.06%) Nagios
5 6 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.14%) MIMEsweeper
6 5 (1.14%) RSA enVision
7 4 (0.92%) BladeLogic
7 4 (0.92%) Control-M
7 4 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.92%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.46%) Proventia
9 1 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.23%) Nessus
9 1 (0.23%) OpenView
9 1 (0.23%) QRadar
9 1 (0.23%) Simpana
Vendors
1 352 (80.55%) Cisco
2 284 (64.99%) Juniper
3 277 (63.39%) CheckPoint
4 258 (59.04%) F5
5 162 (37.07%) Palo Alto
6 69 (15.79%) Forcepoint
6 69 (15.79%) Riverbed
7 57 (13.04%) Fortinet
8 55 (12.59%) Sourcefire
9 51 (11.67%) Crossbeam
10 50 (11.44%) Intel Security
11 47 (10.76%) ArcSight
12 37 (8.47%) HP
13 32 (7.32%) Citrix
14 30 (6.86%) Microsoft
15 28 (6.41%) AlgoSec
15 28 (6.41%) Cyber-Ark
15 28 (6.41%) Qualys
16 27 (6.18%) VMware
17 25 (5.72%) Aruba
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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City of London
Mint
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including car allowance
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
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