Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 July 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 482 446
Rank change year-on-year +91 -36 +22
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 148 138 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 0.74% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 70 103 176
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £36,875
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £58,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 the South East.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 13920 18563 21578
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 46.53% 48.75% 50.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11324 15374 17074
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in the South East

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in the South East

Blue Coat
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blue Coat in the South East over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Blue Coat in the South East

Blue Coat
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
Berkshire +73 92 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Kent +28 26 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Hampshire +17 14 £35,000 -30.00%
Middlesex - 9 £42,500 -
Surrey +24 3 £65,000 +44.44%
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £77,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £42,500 -
Blue Coat
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 122 (82.43%) Cisco
2 118 (79.73%) CheckPoint
3 112 (75.68%) Juniper
4 109 (73.65%) Palo Alto
5 108 (72.97%) F5
6 107 (72.30%) Firewall
7 68 (45.95%) Linux
8 67 (45.27%) Windows
9 61 (41.22%) Sourcefire
10 57 (38.51%) Network Security
10 57 (38.51%) Unix
11 56 (37.84%) SLA
11 56 (37.84%) Fortinet
12 55 (37.16%) TCP/IP
12 55 (37.16%) Risk Management
12 55 (37.16%) Digital Economy
13 49 (33.11%) Cisco Certification
14 39 (26.35%) ITIL
15 35 (23.65%) German Language
16 34 (22.97%) CCSE
17 33 (22.30%) Windows 2000
17 33 (22.30%) Solaris
17 33 (22.30%) Windows Server 2003
17 33 (22.30%) Crossbeam
17 33 (22.30%) Windows Server 2008
17 33 (22.30%) Mentoring
18 32 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
18 32 (21.62%) Microsoft
18 32 (21.62%) VPN
19 28 (18.92%) CCIE

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (10.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 16 (10.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.70%) G Suite
1 4 (2.70%) Office 365
2 2 (1.35%) IaaS
2 2 (1.35%) PaaS
2 2 (1.35%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 107 (72.30%) Firewall
2 57 (38.51%) Network Security
3 55 (37.16%) TCP/IP
4 32 (21.62%) VPN
5 25 (16.89%) WAN
6 20 (13.51%) Wireless
7 18 (12.16%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (12.16%) Internet
8 17 (11.49%) LAN
9 16 (10.81%) SSL
10 10 (6.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 10 (6.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (6.08%) Cisco ISE
11 9 (6.08%) VoIP
12 8 (5.41%) BGP
12 8 (5.41%) Cisco PIX
12 8 (5.41%) OSPF
13 6 (4.05%) DNS
13 6 (4.05%) NetScreen
14 4 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.35%) Couchbase
1 2 (1.35%) Hadoop
1 2 (1.35%) Ingres
1 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
1 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
1 2 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.35%) SQL Server
General
1 55 (37.16%) Digital Economy
2 35 (23.65%) German Language
3 24 (16.22%) French Language
4 3 (2.03%) Finance
5 2 (1.35%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (53.38%) Security Engineer
2 53 (35.81%) Juniper Engineer
3 46 (31.08%) Senior Security Engineer
4 32 (21.62%) Network Engineer
5 20 (13.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 19 (12.84%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 18 (12.16%) Consultant
8 17 (11.49%) Cisco Engineer
8 17 (11.49%) Security Consultant
9 16 (10.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 16 (10.81%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 14 (9.46%) IT Engineer
11 13 (8.78%) Analyst
11 13 (8.78%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (8.11%) IT Security Engineer
12 12 (8.11%) Team Leader
13 10 (6.76%) Firewall Engineer
14 9 (6.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 9 (6.08%) Escalation Engineer
15 8 (5.41%) Firewall Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.70%) .NET
2 4 (2.70%) Ajax
2 4 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (6.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (2.70%) BYOD
4 3 (2.03%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.35%) PKI
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 68 (45.95%) Linux
2 67 (45.27%) Windows
3 57 (38.51%) Unix
4 33 (22.30%) Solaris
4 33 (22.30%) Windows 2000
4 33 (22.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (22.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (8.78%) Windows Server
6 9 (6.08%) Windows 7
6 9 (6.08%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.16%) Risk Management
2 39 (26.35%) ITIL
3 33 (22.30%) Mentoring
4 32 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
5 20 (13.51%) Information Security
5 20 (13.51%) Presales
6 18 (12.16%) Identity Management
7 16 (10.81%) Coaching
7 16 (10.81%) Content Management
7 16 (10.81%) Security Management
7 16 (10.81%) Security Operations
8 12 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (8.11%) Project Management
9 11 (7.43%) Change Management
10 10 (6.76%) CRM
11 7 (4.73%) Network Design
11 7 (4.73%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.73%) Time Management
12 4 (2.70%) Ethical Hacking
12 4 (2.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
1 4 (2.70%) Java
1 4 (2.70%) Perl
1 4 (2.70%) PHP
1 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
1 4 (2.70%) Python
1 4 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (33.11%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (22.97%) CCSE
3 28 (18.92%) CCIE
4 24 (16.22%) JNCIS
5 20 (13.51%) CCNP
6 16 (10.81%) CCIE Service Provider
6 16 (10.81%) CCSP
7 10 (6.76%) Security Cleared
8 9 (6.08%) CCIE Security
8 9 (6.08%) CISSP
9 6 (4.05%) CISA
10 5 (3.38%) CSSLP
10 5 (3.38%) JNCIE
10 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.03%) CCNA
11 3 (2.03%) Degree
12 1 (0.68%) CCSA
12 1 (0.68%) CISM
12 1 (0.68%) HP ASE
12 1 (0.68%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (37.84%) SLA
2 2 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (1.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (15.54%) ProxySG
2 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.68%) Nagios
3 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 122 (82.43%) Cisco
2 118 (79.73%) CheckPoint
3 112 (75.68%) Juniper
4 109 (73.65%) Palo Alto
5 108 (72.97%) F5
6 61 (41.22%) Sourcefire
7 56 (37.84%) Fortinet
8 33 (22.30%) Crossbeam
9 32 (21.62%) Microsoft
10 18 (12.16%) McAfee
11 17 (11.49%) HP
12 16 (10.81%) Imperva
12 16 (10.81%) Proofpoint
12 16 (10.81%) TippingPoint
13 13 (8.78%) Forcepoint
14 11 (7.43%) Aruba
15 9 (6.08%) Riverbed
16 6 (4.05%) IronPort
16 6 (4.05%) Tufin
17 5 (3.38%) VMware
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago