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 26 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 549 578 575
Rank change year-on-year +29 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 64 60 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 57 44 76
Median salary £67,500 £56,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
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 London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 16218 16429 20487
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 44.03% 41.63% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12742 13872 17132
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 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 26 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
City of London +28 10 £70,000 +35.92% 1
Blue Coat
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 116 (85.29%) Cisco
2 95 (69.85%) Firewall
3 90 (66.18%) CheckPoint
4 67 (49.26%) WAN
5 62 (45.59%) LAN
6 60 (44.12%) Finance
7 58 (42.65%) Windows
8 50 (36.76%) Cisco Certification
9 45 (33.09%) Palo Alto
10 44 (32.35%) F5
11 43 (31.62%) Network Security
12 42 (30.88%) Juniper
13 41 (30.15%) Cisco ASA
14 40 (29.41%) VMware
15 39 (28.68%) Linux
16 38 (27.94%) ProxySG
17 36 (26.47%) Change Management
18 34 (25.00%) BGP
18 34 (25.00%) ITIL
19 33 (24.26%) VMware Infrastructure
20 32 (23.53%) CCNP
21 30 (22.06%) DNS
22 29 (21.32%) SSL
22 29 (21.32%) BIG-IP
23 26 (19.12%) TCP/IP
23 26 (19.12%) VoIP
23 26 (19.12%) OSPF
24 25 (18.38%) Microsoft
24 25 (18.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
24 25 (18.38%) Data Centre

Blue Coat
Co-occurring 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 16 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 16 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 14 (10.29%) MS Exchange
3 13 (9.56%) IIS
4 12 (8.82%) Apache
5 4 (2.94%) JBoss
5 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.47%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.68%) SaaS
3 4 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (2.94%) IaaS
3 4 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (69.85%) Firewall
2 67 (49.26%) WAN
3 62 (45.59%) LAN
4 43 (31.62%) Network Security
5 41 (30.15%) Cisco ASA
6 34 (25.00%) BGP
7 30 (22.06%) DNS
8 29 (21.32%) BIG-IP
8 29 (21.32%) SSL
9 26 (19.12%) OSPF
9 26 (19.12%) TCP/IP
9 26 (19.12%) VoIP
10 23 (16.91%) Cisco IOS
11 22 (16.18%) VPN
12 20 (14.71%) DMVPN
12 20 (14.71%) Internet
12 20 (14.71%) Wireless
13 18 (13.24%) NAS
14 17 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (11.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 4 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (1.47%) MS Access
3 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 60 (44.12%) Finance
2 8 (5.88%) Banking
3 4 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.47%) Law
5 2 (1.47%) Legal
5 2 (1.47%) Marketing
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (30.15%) Network Engineer
2 29 (21.32%) Security Engineer
3 24 (17.65%) Analyst
4 22 (16.18%) Network Security Engineer
5 20 (14.71%) Security Analyst
6 18 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
7 17 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 15 (11.03%) Consultant
8 15 (11.03%) Security Consultant
9 14 (10.29%) Senior Network Engineer
10 13 (9.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (8.82%) Blue Coat Engineer
12 11 (8.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 10 (7.35%) Architect
13 10 (7.35%) Firewall Engineer
14 9 (6.62%) Information Analyst
14 9 (6.62%) Information Security Analyst
14 9 (6.62%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 9 (6.62%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.56%) 802.1X
2 8 (5.88%) Middleware
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.74%) CSS
4 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.38%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.29%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.82%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.15%) RSA SecurID
6 4 (2.94%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.94%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.21%) Replication
8 2 (1.47%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.47%) iPhone
8 2 (1.47%) NHS
9 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.74%) Eurex
9 1 (0.74%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.74%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.65%) Windows
2 39 (28.68%) Linux
3 22 (16.18%) Unix
4 13 (9.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (8.09%) Windows Server
6 8 (5.88%) Solaris
7 4 (2.94%) Android
7 4 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.21%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.74%) CentOS
10 1 (0.74%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.47%) Change Management
2 34 (25.00%) ITIL
3 25 (18.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 23 (16.91%) Load Balancing
5 22 (16.18%) Security Operations
5 22 (16.18%) SIEM
5 22 (16.18%) Threat Intelligence
6 18 (13.24%) Network Design
7 17 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 16 (11.76%) Information Security
9 15 (11.03%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (10.29%) Analytics
10 14 (10.29%) Information Management
10 14 (10.29%) Mathematics
11 13 (9.56%) Incident Management
11 13 (9.56%) Physics
11 13 (9.56%) Vulnerability Management
12 12 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (8.82%) OWASP
13 11 (8.09%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (2.21%) Python
3 2 (1.47%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (36.76%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (23.53%) CCNP
3 19 (13.97%) CCSE
4 18 (13.24%) CCNA
5 17 (12.50%) CCIE
6 15 (11.03%) GIAC
7 11 (8.09%) CISSP
8 9 (6.62%) Degree
8 9 (6.62%) JNCIS
9 8 (5.88%) CCIE Security
9 8 (5.88%) GCIA
9 8 (5.88%) GCIH
9 8 (5.88%) SANS
10 7 (5.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (4.41%) Security Cleared
12 5 (3.68%) CISA
12 5 (3.68%) CSSLP
12 5 (3.68%) JNCIE
13 4 (2.94%) CCIP
13 4 (2.94%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 12 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.88%) NIST 800
3 8 (5.88%) SLA
4 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.74%) PMO
5 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 38 (27.94%) ProxySG
2 33 (24.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (16.18%) Active Directory
4 12 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.21%) XenApp
7 2 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (12.50%) SCCM
2 13 (9.56%) Backup Exec
3 11 (8.09%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (5.88%) BladeLogic
4 8 (5.88%) Control-M
4 8 (5.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (4.41%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.94%) MIMEsweeper
6 4 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (2.21%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (2.21%) Nessus
8 2 (1.47%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 2 (1.47%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.47%) HP NNM
8 2 (1.47%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.47%) Stealthwatch
8 2 (1.47%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 1 (0.74%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 116 (85.29%) Cisco
2 90 (66.18%) CheckPoint
3 45 (33.09%) Palo Alto
4 44 (32.35%) F5
5 42 (30.88%) Juniper
6 40 (29.41%) VMware
7 25 (18.38%) Microsoft
8 23 (16.91%) Citrix
8 23 (16.91%) Oracle
9 22 (16.18%) Fortinet
9 22 (16.18%) Veeam
10 19 (13.97%) McAfee
11 18 (13.24%) Forcepoint
12 15 (11.03%) ArcSight
12 15 (11.03%) Riverbed
13 14 (10.29%) HP
13 14 (10.29%) NetApp
13 14 (10.29%) Red Hat
13 14 (10.29%) SolarWinds
14 13 (9.56%) Salesforce.com
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Mint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago