The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
England / London
Rank 514 580 544
Rank change year-on-year +66 -36  
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 74 76 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.41% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 60 71 71
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 14635 18357 19844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.51% 44.03% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11971 15504 16616
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in London

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Blue Coat in London

Blue Coat
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
City of London +45 13 £55,000 -24.13% 2
Hounslow - 2 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf -22 1 £55,000 -24.13%
Heathrow - 1 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £37,500 -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 London region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 79 (83.16%) Cisco
2 70 (73.68%) Firewall
3 61 (64.21%) CheckPoint
4 48 (50.53%) WAN
5 43 (45.26%) Network Security
6 39 (41.05%) F5
7 38 (40.00%) LAN
8 37 (38.95%) Palo Alto
9 35 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
10 34 (35.79%) Windows
10 34 (35.79%) Finance
11 32 (33.68%) BGP
12 31 (32.63%) ProxySG
13 30 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
14 28 (29.47%) OSPF
15 27 (28.42%) Citrix
15 27 (28.42%) CCNP
16 26 (27.37%) Data Centre
17 25 (26.32%) DNS
17 25 (26.32%) Wireless
17 25 (26.32%) BIG-IP
18 24 (25.26%) Juniper
18 24 (25.26%) Linux
19 23 (24.21%) SSL
19 23 (24.21%) Fortinet
20 22 (23.16%) Unix
21 21 (22.11%) VMware
22 20 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
23 19 (20.00%) Riverbed
23 19 (20.00%) ITIL

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in 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 13 (13.68%) Tomcat
1 13 (13.68%) WebLogic
2 10 (10.53%) IIS
3 9 (9.47%) Apache
4 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.21%) JBoss
6 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MS Office
2 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.26%) SaaS
2 4 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.21%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (4.21%) IaaS
2 4 (4.21%) PaaS
3 1 (1.05%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 70 (73.68%) Firewall
2 48 (50.53%) WAN
3 43 (45.26%) Network Security
4 38 (40.00%) LAN
5 32 (33.68%) BGP
6 30 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
7 28 (29.47%) OSPF
8 25 (26.32%) BIG-IP
8 25 (26.32%) DNS
8 25 (26.32%) Wireless
9 23 (24.21%) SSL
10 19 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (18.95%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (17.89%) DMVPN
13 16 (16.84%) TCP/IP
13 16 (16.84%) VPN
14 15 (15.79%) Internet
15 14 (14.74%) Cisco PIX
15 14 (14.74%) Cisco Wireless
16 13 (13.68%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
1 4 (4.21%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (2.11%) MS Access
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 34 (35.79%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Legal
3 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.11%) Law
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 22 (23.16%) Security Engineer
3 21 (22.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (22.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 18 (18.95%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (17.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (16.84%) Analyst
7 13 (13.68%) Consultant
7 13 (13.68%) Security Consultant
7 13 (13.68%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 13 (13.68%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 12 (12.63%) Security Analyst
9 11 (11.58%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 10 (10.53%) Architect
10 10 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
11 9 (9.47%) Blue Coat Engineer
11 9 (9.47%) Information Analyst
11 9 (9.47%) Information Security Analyst
12 8 (8.42%) Security Specialist
13 6 (6.32%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) 802.1X
2 8 (8.42%) Middleware
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.47%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (7.37%) RSA SecurID
5 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.21%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.21%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.11%) iPhone
6 2 (2.11%) NHS
6 2 (2.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.05%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.05%) Replication
7 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.79%) Windows
2 24 (25.26%) Linux
3 22 (23.16%) Unix
4 8 (8.42%) Solaris
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.16%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.11%) Android
7 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.00%) ITIL
2 17 (17.89%) Load Balancing
3 16 (16.84%) Information Security
4 15 (15.79%) Change Management
4 15 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 14 (14.74%) Change Control
6 13 (13.68%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (13.68%) Security Operations
6 13 (13.68%) SIEM
7 12 (12.63%) Network Load Balancing
7 12 (12.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 10 (10.53%) Network Architecture
8 10 (10.53%) Presales
8 10 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (9.47%) Network Design
9 9 (9.47%) OWASP
9 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.42%) Scrum
10 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (28.42%) CCNP
3 16 (16.84%) CCIE
4 13 (13.68%) CCNA
5 11 (11.58%) GIAC
6 9 (9.47%) CCSE
7 8 (8.42%) GCIA
7 8 (8.42%) GCIH
7 8 (8.42%) SANS
8 7 (7.37%) CISSP
9 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
10 5 (5.26%) Degree
11 3 (3.16%) CCIP
11 3 (3.16%) CISM
11 3 (3.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
12 2 (2.11%) CCSP
12 2 (2.11%) CISA
12 2 (2.11%) CSSLP
12 2 (2.11%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.47%) ISO27002
2 9 (9.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (5.26%) SLA
4 4 (4.21%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.05%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (32.63%) ProxySG
2 20 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (14.74%) Active Directory
4 12 (12.63%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.21%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (4.21%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (8.42%) BladeLogic
3 8 (8.42%) Control-M
3 8 (8.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (8.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.21%) MIMEsweeper
5 4 (4.21%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (4.21%) SCCM
6 3 (3.16%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (2.11%) HP NNM
7 2 (2.11%) TrustSec
8 1 (1.05%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.05%) Nagios
8 1 (1.05%) Nessus
8 1 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.05%) WSUS
8 1 (1.05%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 79 (83.16%) Cisco
2 61 (64.21%) CheckPoint
3 39 (41.05%) F5
4 37 (38.95%) Palo Alto
5 27 (28.42%) Citrix
6 24 (25.26%) Juniper
7 23 (24.21%) Fortinet
8 21 (22.11%) VMware
9 19 (20.00%) Riverbed
10 17 (17.89%) Intel Security
11 15 (15.79%) Forcepoint
12 14 (14.74%) SolarWinds
13 11 (11.58%) FireEye
13 11 (11.58%) Symantec
14 10 (10.53%) HP
14 10 (10.53%) Imperva
14 10 (10.53%) Oracle
15 9 (9.47%) Aruba
15 9 (9.47%) Dell
15 9 (9.47%) Sun
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago