Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Blue Coat Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Blue Coat Engineer
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1178 1162 1266
Rank change year-on-year -16 +104 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Blue Coat Engineer 10 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.014% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.015% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 8
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £56,250 £37,500 £42,125
90th Percentile £63,500 £58,750 £52,875
UK excluding London median annual salary - £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -13.00% +5.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 169,685 169,699 201,316
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 139,125 141,017 168,280
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Blue Coat Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Blue Coat Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat Engineer in the UK

Blue Coat Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Blue Coat Engineer in the UK

Blue Coat Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blue Coat Engineer over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Blue Coat Engineer in the UK

Blue Coat Engineer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
London +21 9 £57,500 -
England -4 9 £57,500 +9.52%

Blue Coat Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Blue Coat Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Blue Coat Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 10 (100.00%) F5
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
2 9 (90.00%) Change Control
2 9 (90.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (90.00%) Meraki
2 9 (90.00%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) FireEye
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall

Blue Coat Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Change Control
1 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
1 9 (90.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 10 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (100.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Meraki
3 1 (10.00%) FireEye
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet