Period
to 16 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 16 October 2019 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 184 197
Rank change year-on-year +31 +13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 8 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.42% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.88% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 25
Hertfordshire median annual salary - £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% -19.23%
East of England median annual salary - £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -7.37% +37.68%

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,299 1,936 1,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 53.50% 47.92% 46.74%
Number of salaries quoted 932 1,441 1,664
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in Hertfordshire

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in Hertfordshire

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2019. 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
Watford +21 6 - -
Letchworth -10 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Blue Coat
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, IT jobs citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) Network Management
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) Meraki
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Palo Alto
3 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (75.00%) Ansible
3 6 (75.00%) Service Design
3 6 (75.00%) Extreme Networks
3 6 (75.00%) Conflict Management
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (75.00%) MS Visio
3 6 (75.00%) Broadband
3 6 (75.00%) CCNA
3 6 (75.00%) CCDP

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (75.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
3 6 (75.00%) Broadband
3 6 (75.00%) WLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) SNMP
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
1 1 (12.50%) COM
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Network Management
2 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (75.00%) Conflict Management
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) The Twelve-Factor App
3 1 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCDP
2 6 (75.00%) CCIE
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
2 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) Meraki
2 7 (87.50%) Palo Alto
3 6 (75.00%) Extreme Networks
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Radware
4 1 (12.50%) Arista
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 1 (12.50%) Tufin
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Zscaler