The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 24 April 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 258 278
Rank change year-on-year +38 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 14 21 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.29% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.70% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 27
Median salary £57,500 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.68% +11.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £60,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  

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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2199 2999 5133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 41.70% 41.88% 47.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 2644 4346
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in the City of London

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in the City of London

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blue Coat in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Blue Coat in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 12 (70.59%) CheckPoint
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) Intel Security
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) Information Security
5 7 (41.18%) Network Security
5 7 (41.18%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (41.18%) SIEM
6 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (35.29%) FireEye
6 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (35.29%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (35.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 6 (35.29%) SANS
6 6 (35.29%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (35.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (35.29%) Threat Intelligence
6 6 (35.29%) F5
6 6 (35.29%) Computer Security
6 6 (35.29%) Use Case
6 6 (35.29%) Information Assurance
6 6 (35.29%) GCIA
6 6 (35.29%) GCIH
6 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (35.29%) CCNP

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 7 (41.18%) Network Security
3 5 (29.41%) BGP
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (29.41%) DHCP
3 5 (29.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (23.53%) BIG-IP
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (23.53%) DMVPN
4 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (23.53%) NetScreen
4 4 (23.53%) OSPF
5 3 (17.65%) SSL
5 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) tcpdump
6 2 (11.76%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Information Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Information Security Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Security Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Security Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Check Point Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Security Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Network Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Fat Client
1 4 (23.53%) Thin Client
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Replication
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Information Security
1 7 (41.18%) SIEM
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Security
2 6 (35.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (35.29%) Information Assurance
2 6 (35.29%) Malware Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Threat Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Use Case
2 6 (35.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 4 (23.53%) Line Management
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) BCP
6 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.88%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
2 6 (35.29%) GCIA
2 6 (35.29%) GCIH
2 6 (35.29%) GIAC
2 6 (35.29%) SANS
3 4 (23.53%) CCSE
4 1 (5.88%) CCA
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) CCVP
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) ProxySG
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (35.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) CheckPoint
3 9 (52.94%) Intel Security
4 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) Dell
4 6 (35.29%) F5
4 6 (35.29%) FireEye
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Infoblox
6 4 (23.53%) Imperva
6 4 (23.53%) Juniper
7 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
7 2 (11.76%) Veeam
8 1 (5.88%) Mitel
8 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
8 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
8 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.88%) Splunk
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