The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 885 840 836
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -4
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 26 54 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.049% 0.053%
As % of the System Software category 0.19% 0.46% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 44
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £30,000 £33,559
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+45.56% +12.85%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13457 11679 11898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.68% 10.52% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11384 9741 10259
Average salary £40,000 £41,600 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ProxySG within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ProxySG
Salary Trend

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

ProxySG Salary Trend in the UK

ProxySG
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ProxySG over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 within the UK.

ProxySG Salary Histogram in the UK

ProxySG
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ProxySG within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 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
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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 -74 23 £57,500 +43.75% 2
London 0 8 £50,000 -5.66% 1
Berkshire -4 5 £65,000 +18.18%
South East -31 5 £65,000 +18.18%
Reading -1 4 £65,000 +23.80%
City of London +11 3 £42,500 -6.07% 1
Swindon +3 3 £57,500 -
Wiltshire -3 3 £57,500 -
South West -9 3 £57,500 +43.75%
West Yorkshire -15 3 £57,500 +64.28%
Leeds -17 3 £57,500 -
Yorkshire -36 3 £57,500 +64.28%
Wales - 3 £32,000 -
South Wales - 3 £32,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £32,000 -
East Midlands +14 2 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Nottingham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £45,000 - 1

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ProxySG 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 ProxySG.

1 68 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 57 (83.82%) Firewall
3 54 (79.41%) Cisco
4 50 (73.53%) CheckPoint
5 41 (60.29%) Network Security
6 40 (58.82%) F5
7 28 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (39.71%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (36.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 24 (35.29%) CCNP
11 21 (30.88%) Telecoms
12 20 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (27.94%) Windows
13 19 (27.94%) Citrix
14 18 (26.47%) Juniper
14 18 (26.47%) CCSE
14 18 (26.47%) Load Balancing
15 16 (23.53%) WAN
16 14 (20.59%) FortiGate
17 13 (19.12%) Nokia
17 13 (19.12%) BGP
17 13 (19.12%) Finance
18 12 (17.65%) OSPF
18 12 (17.65%) SSL
18 12 (17.65%) VPN
19 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
19 11 (16.18%) CCNA
19 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
19 11 (16.18%) MPLS
19 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ProxySG 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 ProxySG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (83.82%) Firewall
2 41 (60.29%) Network Security
3 27 (39.71%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (36.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 20 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (23.53%) WAN
7 13 (19.12%) BGP
8 12 (17.65%) OSPF
8 12 (17.65%) SSL
8 12 (17.65%) VPN
9 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
9 11 (16.18%) MPLS
10 10 (14.71%) Wireless
10 10 (14.71%) NetScaler
11 9 (13.24%) Internet
12 8 (11.76%) BIG-IP
12 8 (11.76%) Broadband
12 8 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (10.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 6 (8.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (30.88%) Telecoms
2 13 (19.12%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Welsh Language
4 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Security Engineer
2 22 (32.35%) Network Engineer
3 16 (23.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Architect
4 9 (13.24%) Network Architect
5 8 (11.76%) IP Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Network Consultant
6 7 (10.29%) Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Network Design Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Security Designer
8 3 (4.41%) Security Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Network Security Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Designer
8 3 (4.41%) Product Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Development Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.41%) Systems Designer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Derivative
3 1 (1.47%) DTV
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Windows
2 10 (14.71%) Linux
3 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Load Balancing
2 9 (13.24%) Change Control
2 9 (13.24%) ITIL
3 8 (11.76%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 7 (10.29%) Network Design
4 7 (10.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (8.82%) Migration
5 6 (8.82%) SIEM
6 5 (7.35%) Project Management
7 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.41%) Line Management
8 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.41%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.41%) Information Security
8 3 (4.41%) PRINCE
8 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (35.29%) CCNP
3 18 (26.47%) CCSE
4 11 (16.18%) Degree
4 11 (16.18%) CCNA
5 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
5 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
6 9 (13.24%) CCSA
6 9 (13.24%) CISSP
7 6 (8.82%) CCIP
7 6 (8.82%) CCIE
7 6 (8.82%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.94%) MCITP
8 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.94%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.94%) CCSP
8 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.47%) XenApp
4 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) FortiGate
2 6 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.47%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.47%) Netcool
4 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.47%) WSUS
4 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 54 (79.41%) Cisco
3 50 (73.53%) CheckPoint
4 40 (58.82%) F5
5 19 (27.94%) Citrix
6 18 (26.47%) Juniper
7 13 (19.12%) Nokia
8 11 (16.18%) McAfee
8 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
9 10 (14.71%) VMware
10 9 (13.24%) Sourcefire
11 8 (11.76%) BMC
12 7 (10.29%) HP
12 7 (10.29%) Symantec
13 6 (8.82%) SevOne
14 5 (7.35%) SolarWinds
14 5 (7.35%) EMC
15 3 (4.41%) Mitel
16 2 (2.94%) Tufin
16 2 (2.94%) Nortel
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