Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blue Coat over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Blue Coat
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 185 238
Rank change year-on-year -7 +53 +46
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 62 111 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.97% 1.28% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 2.56% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 46 109
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +7.53% +16.25%
10th Percentile £37,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,425 £65,625 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £49,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year -19.60% +5.85% +10.59%

Blue Coat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2954 4338 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 46.43% 49.93% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2253 3293 4315
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,850
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Blue Coat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in Berkshire

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Blue Coat in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Blue Coat in Berkshire

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blue Coat in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Blue Coat in Berkshire

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 55 £40,000 -15.79%
Maidenhead +21 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Blue Coat
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 62 (100.00%) Juniper
2 55 (88.71%) CheckPoint
2 55 (88.71%) F5
3 51 (82.26%) Cisco
4 50 (80.65%) Palo Alto
5 42 (67.74%) Unix
6 41 (66.13%) Firewall
7 40 (64.52%) Linux
8 39 (62.90%) Crossbeam
9 38 (61.29%) Windows
10 36 (58.06%) Sourcefire
11 33 (53.23%) German Language
12 32 (51.61%) TCP/IP
13 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 30 (48.39%) Solaris
13 30 (48.39%) Windows 2000
13 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 25 (40.32%) French Language
15 23 (37.10%) Risk Management
15 23 (37.10%) Digital Economy
16 20 (32.26%) ITIL
17 18 (29.03%) SLA
18 15 (24.19%) Service Delivery
19 12 (19.35%) GAP Analysis
19 12 (19.35%) Statistics
19 12 (19.35%) Time Management
19 12 (19.35%) Mentoring
19 12 (19.35%) Coaching
19 12 (19.35%) Service Delivery Management
20 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 41 (66.13%) Firewall
2 32 (51.61%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.29%) WAN
3 7 (11.29%) Wireless
4 5 (8.06%) Network Security
5 3 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.61%) H.323
6 1 (1.61%) ISDN
6 1 (1.61%) SS7
6 1 (1.61%) VoIP
General
1 33 (53.23%) German Language
2 25 (40.32%) French Language
3 23 (37.10%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Analyst
2 22 (35.48%) Blue Coat Analyst
2 22 (35.48%) Firewall Analyst
2 22 (35.48%) Security Analyst
3 20 (32.26%) Security Engineer
4 11 (17.74%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Security Manager
5 8 (12.90%) SOC Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Network Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Security Support Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Network Consultant
8 1 (1.61%) Security Consultant
8 1 (1.61%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (4.84%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 42 (67.74%) Unix
2 40 (64.52%) Linux
3 38 (61.29%) Windows
4 30 (48.39%) Solaris
4 30 (48.39%) Windows 2000
4 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Risk Management
2 20 (32.26%) ITIL
3 15 (24.19%) Service Delivery
4 12 (19.35%) Coaching
4 12 (19.35%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (19.35%) Mentoring
4 12 (19.35%) Service Delivery Management
4 12 (19.35%) Statistics
4 12 (19.35%) Time Management
5 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.90%) Analytics
5 8 (12.90%) Case Management
5 8 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.06%) Project Management
7 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.45%) Identity Management
7 4 (6.45%) Information Security
7 4 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) CCSA
1 5 (8.06%) CCSE
1 5 (8.06%) CISSP
1 5 (8.06%) JNCIA
1 5 (8.06%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Juniper
2 55 (88.71%) CheckPoint
2 55 (88.71%) F5
3 51 (82.26%) Cisco
4 50 (80.65%) Palo Alto
5 39 (62.90%) Crossbeam
6 36 (58.06%) Sourcefire
7 7 (11.29%) Riverbed
8 6 (9.68%) McAfee
9 1 (1.61%) Fortinet