Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 320 367
Rank change year-on-year +6 +47 +37
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 16 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 14
City of London median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% -12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £44,500 £37,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £73,000
Central London median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.73% -8.33% +9.09%

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,331 4,622 6,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.83% 43.08% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,786 4,204 5,496
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Blue Coat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Blue Coat in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
3 9 (56.25%) Project Management
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (43.75%) MPLS
5 7 (43.75%) DNS
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
6 6 (37.50%) Unified Communications
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (37.50%) Meraki
6 6 (37.50%) WebEx
6 6 (37.50%) FireEye
6 6 (37.50%) CCNA
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 6 (37.50%) ISDN
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (37.50%) CMS
6 6 (37.50%) XMPP
7 5 (31.25%) Banking
8 4 (25.00%) ProxySG
8 4 (25.00%) Firewall
8 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (25.00%) F5
9 3 (18.75%) SIEM
9 3 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Security
9 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis

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 6 (37.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
1 7 (43.75%) MPLS
2 6 (37.50%) ISDN
2 6 (37.50%) Unified Communications
2 6 (37.50%) WebEx
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) Multicast
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (6.25%) NX-OS
6 1 (6.25%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Contracts Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Security Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Security Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Security
3 3 (18.75%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) SIEM
3 3 (18.75%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Use Case
3 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNA
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (18.75%) GCIA
3 3 (18.75%) GCIH
3 3 (18.75%) GIAC
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (18.75%) SANS
4 2 (12.50%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (18.75%) NIST 800
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (18.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) FireEye
2 6 (37.50%) Meraki
2 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 4 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) CyberArk
4 3 (18.75%) Dell
4 3 (18.75%) McAfee
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) Imperva
5 1 (6.25%) Infoblox
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) VMware