The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 27 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 671 755 698
Rank change year-on-year +84 -57  
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 196 156 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.38% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 140 114 184
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.91% +15.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +11.84%  

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 England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37465 40755 47980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 44.72% 44.06% 46.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29842 33622 39163
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in England

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blue Coat in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Blue Coat in England

Blue Coat
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +38 66 £42,500 -5.55% 4
London +37 62 £67,500 +17.39% 3
North West -6 35 £48,500 +76.36% 3
East of England +4 22 £30,250 -12.31% 2
Yorkshire +1 7 £47,500 +25.00% 1
West Midlands +8 3 - - 2
South West -7 1 £53,000 -16.86% 1
Blue Coat
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 305 (76.83%) Cisco
2 298 (75.06%) CheckPoint
3 273 (68.77%) Firewall
4 236 (59.45%) Juniper
5 211 (53.15%) F5
6 201 (50.63%) Palo Alto
7 172 (43.32%) Windows
8 166 (41.81%) Network Security
9 139 (35.01%) Cisco Certification
10 132 (33.25%) Linux
11 127 (31.99%) TCP/IP
12 107 (26.95%) WAN
13 100 (25.19%) ITIL
14 95 (23.93%) ProxySG
15 94 (23.68%) Fortinet
16 93 (23.43%) LAN
17 89 (22.42%) DNS
18 84 (21.16%) CCNP
19 83 (20.91%) Unix
20 79 (19.90%) Finance
21 78 (19.65%) Cisco ASA
22 77 (19.40%) VPN
23 72 (18.14%) BGP
24 68 (17.13%) Change Management
25 66 (16.62%) Risk Management
25 66 (16.62%) CCSE
25 66 (16.62%) Microsoft
26 65 (16.37%) SLA
27 63 (15.87%) Sourcefire
27 63 (15.87%) Mentoring

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 16 (4.03%) Tomcat
1 16 (4.03%) WebLogic
2 14 (3.53%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.27%) IIS
4 12 (3.02%) Apache
5 11 (2.77%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.51%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.01%) JBoss
8 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (5.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (5.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (4.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.76%) Office 365
3 7 (1.76%) SaaS
4 6 (1.51%) IaaS
4 6 (1.51%) PaaS
5 5 (1.26%) Akamai
5 5 (1.26%) G Suite
6 4 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 273 (68.77%) Firewall
2 166 (41.81%) Network Security
3 127 (31.99%) TCP/IP
4 107 (26.95%) WAN
5 93 (23.43%) LAN
6 89 (22.42%) DNS
7 78 (19.65%) Cisco ASA
8 77 (19.40%) VPN
9 72 (18.14%) BGP
10 62 (15.62%) DHCP
11 55 (13.85%) OSPF
12 51 (12.85%) MPLS
13 50 (12.59%) SSL
14 43 (10.83%) Internet
14 43 (10.83%) VLAN
15 42 (10.58%) Wireless
16 40 (10.08%) VoIP
17 39 (9.82%) BIG-IP
18 34 (8.56%) Cisco IOS
19 28 (7.05%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.51%) Oracle Exadata
2 5 (1.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.50%) Couchbase
5 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.50%) Ingres
5 2 (0.50%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.50%) MS Access
5 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 79 (19.90%) Finance
2 57 (14.36%) Digital Economy
3 31 (7.81%) German Language
4 22 (5.54%) French Language
5 16 (4.03%) Legal
6 9 (2.27%) Banking
7 8 (2.02%) Law
8 7 (1.76%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.76%) Retail
11 2 (0.50%) Billing
11 2 (0.50%) Marketing
12 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 141 (35.52%) Security Engineer
2 119 (29.97%) Network Engineer
3 70 (17.63%) Network Security Engineer
4 66 (16.62%) Senior Security Engineer
5 64 (16.12%) Juniper Engineer
6 47 (11.84%) Consultant
6 47 (11.84%) Security Consultant
7 44 (11.08%) Cisco Engineer
8 39 (9.82%) Analyst
9 35 (8.82%) Blue Coat Engineer
10 32 (8.06%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 32 (8.06%) Firewall Engineer
11 29 (7.30%) Security Analyst
12 28 (7.05%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 26 (6.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 25 (6.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 21 (5.29%) Senior Network Engineer
16 19 (4.79%) Architect
17 17 (4.28%) Senior Consultant
17 17 (4.28%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.79%) 802.1X
2 9 (2.27%) HTML
3 8 (2.02%) Middleware
4 4 (1.01%) .NET
4 4 (1.01%) Ajax
4 4 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (0.76%) CSS
5 3 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.57%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.81%) Security Operations Centre
3 17 (4.28%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.02%) Fat Client
5 12 (3.02%) Thin Client
6 9 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.76%) RSA SecurID
8 5 (1.26%) BYOD
9 3 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.76%) Replication
10 2 (0.50%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.50%) iPad
10 2 (0.50%) iPhone
10 2 (0.50%) NHS
10 2 (0.50%) PKI
11 1 (0.25%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 172 (43.32%) Windows
2 132 (33.25%) Linux
3 83 (20.91%) Unix
4 53 (13.35%) Windows Server
5 39 (9.82%) Solaris
6 36 (9.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (8.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (7.81%) Windows 2000
9 13 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (3.02%) Windows XP
11 11 (2.77%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.01%) Android
12 4 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.50%) AIX
14 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.50%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.25%) CentOS
15 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (25.19%) ITIL
2 68 (17.13%) Change Management
3 66 (16.62%) Risk Management
4 63 (15.87%) Mentoring
5 54 (13.60%) SIEM
6 53 (13.35%) Network Design
7 52 (13.10%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 48 (12.09%) Information Security
9 47 (11.84%) Kalman Filter
10 46 (11.59%) Penetration Testing
10 46 (11.59%) Security Operations
11 44 (11.08%) Presales
12 41 (10.33%) Cybersecurity
13 35 (8.82%) Load Balancing
14 22 (5.54%) Threat Intelligence
15 21 (5.29%) Identity Management
15 21 (5.29%) Project Management
16 19 (4.79%) Content Management
16 19 (4.79%) Security Management
16 19 (4.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.03%) SQL
2 11 (2.77%) Python
3 6 (1.51%) Bash Shell
3 6 (1.51%) Perl
4 4 (1.01%) Java
4 4 (1.01%) PHP
4 4 (1.01%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.01%) Ruby
5 2 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 139 (35.01%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (21.16%) CCNP
3 66 (16.62%) CCSE
4 53 (13.35%) CCIE
5 37 (9.32%) JNCIS
6 30 (7.56%) CCNA
7 21 (5.29%) CCSP
7 21 (5.29%) Degree
7 21 (5.29%) Security Cleared
8 19 (4.79%) CCIE Service Provider
8 19 (4.79%) CISSP
9 17 (4.28%) CCIE Security
10 15 (3.78%) GIAC
11 10 (2.52%) CISA
11 10 (2.52%) CSSLP
11 10 (2.52%) JNCIE
12 9 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
13 8 (2.02%) GCIA
13 8 (2.02%) GCIH
13 8 (2.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (16.37%) SLA
2 12 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 12 (3.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.02%) NIST 800
5 2 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.50%) GDPR
5 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) PMO
6 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 95 (23.93%) ProxySG
2 59 (14.86%) Active Directory
3 43 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.02%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.76%) XenApp
7 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.50%) vSphere
7 2 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (4.28%) SCCM
2 15 (3.78%) FortiGate
3 13 (3.27%) Backup Exec
4 11 (2.77%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (2.02%) BladeLogic
5 8 (2.02%) Control-M
5 8 (2.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 8 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (1.51%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (1.01%) MIMEsweeper
7 4 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.76%) Nessus
9 2 (0.50%) HP NNM
9 2 (0.50%) Nagios
9 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 305 (76.83%) Cisco
2 298 (75.06%) CheckPoint
3 236 (59.45%) Juniper
4 211 (53.15%) F5
5 201 (50.63%) Palo Alto
6 94 (23.68%) Fortinet
7 66 (16.62%) Microsoft
8 63 (15.87%) Sourcefire
9 54 (13.60%) VMware
10 42 (10.58%) Imperva
10 42 (10.58%) McAfee
11 40 (10.08%) Citrix
12 39 (9.82%) Forcepoint
13 37 (9.32%) HP
14 31 (7.81%) Crossbeam
15 25 (6.30%) Oracle
16 24 (6.05%) Aruba
17 23 (5.79%) TippingPoint
18 22 (5.54%) Veeam
19 21 (5.29%) Riverbed
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
NTT Security (UK) Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
Mint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago