The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
South East / Surrey
Rank 166 202 197
Rank change year-on-year +36 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Blue Coat 3 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.11% 0.12% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.22% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 18
Median salary £65,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.54% +2.77%  
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 Surrey.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1463 2247 2322
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 52.44% 54.12% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1858 1841
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Blue Coat
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat in Surrey

Blue Coat
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 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
Camberley - 3 £65,000 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) CCIE
4 6 (60.00%) Riverbed
5 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
6 4 (40.00%) CCSE
6 4 (40.00%) JNCIP
6 4 (40.00%) Brocade
6 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (40.00%) IPsec
6 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (40.00%) MS Project
6 4 (40.00%) CCNP
6 4 (40.00%) CCNA
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) MPLS
6 4 (40.00%) OSPF
6 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (40.00%) Junos
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) Project Management
8 2 (20.00%) Service Management

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) Junos
4 4 (40.00%) MPLS
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (20.00%) WAAS
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
7 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCIE
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) CCSE
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (10.00%) Snort
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (10.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) Proventia
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) Riverbed
4 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 4 (40.00%) Brocade
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (20.00%) Aruba
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) FireEye
6 2 (20.00%) LogLogic
6 2 (20.00%) Radianz
6 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (20.00%) TippingPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Tufin
7 1 (10.00%) BT
7 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
7 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
7 1 (10.00%) VMware