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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 723 701 718
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 186 266 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.52% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 146 180 211
Median salary £47,750 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £25,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%

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
44624 50799 55139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.77% 47.00% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36388 40793 44719
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 £70,000 £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 28 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 28 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 -62 169 £50,000 +17.64% 21
London +15 69 £61,500 +36.66% 7
South East -6 64 £45,000 - 7
Berkshire -19 27 £47,500 - 1
Reading +6 17 £57,500 +43.75%
City of London +30 15 £55,750 +31.17% 2
Hampshire +24 15 £50,000 +33.33%
Kent +4 13 £42,500 -
Surrey +7 11 £45,000 -5.26% 3
South West - 11 £60,000 - 2
Maidstone - 11 £42,500 -
Scotland +4 10 £34,500 -40.00% 1
Edinburgh - 10 £34,500 - 1
Southampton +15 9 £50,000 +25.00%
East of England +15 7 £34,500 +38.00% 3
Suffolk -1 6 £31,250 +25.00% 1
Bracknell -2 6 £48,500 -1.02% 1
West Yorkshire -9 6 - - 2
Yorkshire -13 6 - - 2
Wimbledon -14 6 £36,250 +15.07%
Leeds -16 6 - - 1
Gloucester - 6 - -
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
Wales +9 5 £37,500 -11.76%
South Wales +8 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Newmarket -2 5 £34,500 +25.45% 1
Wiltshire - 5 £60,000 - 2
North East - 4 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £40,000 -

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 340 (80.57%) Cisco
2 279 (66.11%) Juniper
3 268 (63.51%) CheckPoint
4 256 (60.66%) Firewall
4 256 (60.66%) F5
5 169 (40.05%) Cisco ASA
6 164 (38.86%) Cisco Certification
7 150 (35.55%) Network Security
8 140 (33.18%) Palo Alto
9 125 (29.62%) CCNP
10 116 (27.49%) Windows
11 109 (25.83%) TCP/IP
12 105 (24.88%) Linux
13 89 (21.09%) ITIL
14 83 (19.67%) VPN
15 81 (19.19%) Presales
16 72 (17.06%) Riverbed
17 70 (16.59%) WAN
18 64 (15.17%) Forcepoint
19 63 (14.93%) Finance
20 60 (14.22%) MPLS
21 59 (13.98%) CCIE
22 57 (13.51%) Wireless
22 57 (13.51%) Degree
23 55 (13.03%) SIEM
24 53 (12.56%) Fortinet
24 53 (12.56%) ProxySG
24 53 (12.56%) OSPF
25 50 (11.85%) CCNA
25 50 (11.85%) German Language

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 (2.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.13%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (0.95%) JBoss
4 4 (0.95%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.95%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.47%) IIS
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.71%) MS Office
3 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 256 (60.66%) Firewall
2 169 (40.05%) Cisco ASA
3 150 (35.55%) Network Security
4 109 (25.83%) TCP/IP
5 83 (19.67%) VPN
6 70 (16.59%) WAN
7 60 (14.22%) MPLS
8 57 (13.51%) Wireless
9 53 (12.56%) OSPF
10 49 (11.61%) LAN
11 47 (11.14%) VoIP
12 43 (10.19%) BGP
12 43 (10.19%) Cisco Nexus
13 41 (9.72%) DNS
14 38 (9.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 37 (8.77%) Cisco PIX
15 37 (8.77%) SSL
16 33 (7.82%) EIGRP
17 32 (7.58%) DHCP
18 27 (6.40%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.55%) Big Data
2 13 (3.08%) Hadoop
2 13 (3.08%) NoSQL
3 9 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.66%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.18%) MS Access
5 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.95%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 63 (14.93%) Finance
2 50 (11.85%) German Language
3 41 (9.72%) French Language
4 25 (5.92%) Spanish Language
5 19 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.61%) Banking
7 9 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.66%) Billing
8 7 (1.66%) Legal
9 6 (1.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 165 (39.10%) Network Engineer
2 101 (23.93%) Security Engineer
3 78 (18.48%) Support Engineer
4 67 (15.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 66 (15.64%) Consultant
6 58 (13.74%) Network Security Engineer
6 58 (13.74%) Security Consultant
7 46 (10.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 44 (10.43%) Network Support
9 41 (9.72%) Network Consultant
10 40 (9.48%) Network Security Consultant
11 39 (9.24%) Network Support Engineer
12 31 (7.35%) Analyst
13 30 (7.11%) Senior Network Engineer
14 27 (6.40%) Architect
14 27 (6.40%) Cisco Support
14 27 (6.40%) NOC Engineer
15 24 (5.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 23 (5.45%) Designer
17 22 (5.21%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.95%) Middleware
1 4 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.47%) Web Services
3 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.66%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.82%) RSA SecurID
3 24 (5.69%) Management Information System
4 23 (5.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 21 (4.98%) Cyberthreat
6 17 (4.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (2.37%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.13%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.90%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.42%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.42%) Replication
11 5 (1.18%) iPhone
12 3 (0.71%) Clustering
12 3 (0.71%) Equities
12 3 (0.71%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.47%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.47%) NHS
13 2 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 116 (27.49%) Windows
2 105 (24.88%) Linux
3 42 (9.95%) Unix
4 38 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (8.29%) Solaris
5 35 (8.29%) Windows 2000
6 34 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (3.55%) Windows Server
8 10 (2.37%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.13%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.42%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.18%) Android
12 4 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.95%) Windows NT
12 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (21.09%) ITIL
2 81 (19.19%) Presales
3 55 (13.03%) SIEM
4 40 (9.48%) Service Delivery
5 36 (8.53%) Information Security
6 32 (7.58%) Mentoring
7 30 (7.11%) Network Design
8 29 (6.87%) Risk Management
9 28 (6.64%) Cybersecurity
10 26 (6.16%) Coaching
10 26 (6.16%) Migration
11 25 (5.92%) Security Operations
12 22 (5.21%) Threat Analysis
13 16 (3.79%) Matrix Management
13 16 (3.79%) Technical Architecture
14 15 (3.55%) Analytics
14 15 (3.55%) Kalman Filter
14 15 (3.55%) Service Management
15 14 (3.32%) Data Analytics
15 14 (3.32%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.50%) SQL
2 4 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 164 (38.86%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (29.62%) CCNP
3 59 (13.98%) CCIE
4 57 (13.51%) Degree
5 50 (11.85%) CCNA
6 34 (8.06%) Security Cleared
7 31 (7.35%) SC Cleared
8 24 (5.69%) CCSE
9 19 (4.50%) JNCIS
10 17 (4.03%) CCSA
11 15 (3.55%) CISSP
12 14 (3.32%) JNCIP
13 10 (2.37%) CCVP
14 8 (1.90%) CCSP
15 7 (1.66%) JNCIA
16 5 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
16 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 4 (0.95%) CCDP
17 4 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
17 4 (0.95%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.06%) SLA
2 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.24%) HIPAA
System Software
1 53 (12.56%) ProxySG
2 25 (5.92%) Active Directory
3 22 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.84%) XenApp
5 4 (0.95%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.95%) NDS
5 4 (0.95%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 4 (0.95%) Squid
5 4 (0.95%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.24%) Firmware
7 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.24%) vCloud
7 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (6.40%) FortiGate
2 19 (4.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (2.84%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (2.61%) SCCM
5 9 (2.13%) Nagios
6 5 (1.18%) MIMEsweeper
6 5 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.18%) RSA enVision
7 4 (0.95%) BladeLogic
7 4 (0.95%) Control-M
7 4 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.95%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.95%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.47%) Proventia
9 1 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.24%) Nessus
9 1 (0.24%) OpenView
9 1 (0.24%) QRadar
9 1 (0.24%) Simpana
Vendors
1 340 (80.57%) Cisco
2 279 (66.11%) Juniper
3 268 (63.51%) CheckPoint
4 256 (60.66%) F5
5 140 (33.18%) Palo Alto
6 72 (17.06%) Riverbed
7 64 (15.17%) Forcepoint
8 53 (12.56%) Fortinet
9 49 (11.61%) ArcSight
10 45 (10.66%) Sourcefire
11 44 (10.43%) Intel Security
12 40 (9.48%) Crossbeam
13 34 (8.06%) AlgoSec
13 34 (8.06%) Qualys
14 33 (7.82%) Citrix
14 33 (7.82%) HP
15 30 (7.11%) Cyber-Ark
15 30 (7.11%) VMware
16 26 (6.16%) Microsoft
17 25 (5.92%) SolarWinds
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