The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 235 219 211
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.064% 0.019% 0.020%
As % of the System Software category 0.62% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £56,500 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,200 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.60% +5.26%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
647 502 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.37% 9.39% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 511 409 439
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ProxySG
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ProxySG across the West Midlands region.

ProxySG Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Proventia
3 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (10.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (10.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (10.00%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SSL

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Designer
1 10 (100.00%) Security Designer
2 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Security Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (10.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (10.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) Proventia
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec