The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ProxySG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blue Coat Proxy SG
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 925 960
Rank change year-on-year +110 +35  
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 50 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.024% 0.023%
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 15
Median salary £56,250 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +5.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,200 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.73% -3.60%  

ProxySG is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10594 12895 13662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.32% 12.43% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8932 10895 11193
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

ProxySG
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ProxySG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for ProxySG in the UK

ProxySG
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ProxySG in the UK

ProxySG
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ProxySG over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for ProxySG in the UK

ProxySG
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ProxySG within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
England +118 50 £56,250 +2.27% 6
London +86 21 £57,500 -8.00% 4
South East +81 15 £42,500 +9.67%
Berkshire - 15 £42,500 -
Reading - 13 - -
Manchester - 12 £57,500 - 1
North West - 12 £57,500 - 1
City of London +40 3 £62,500 -16.66% 3
Newbury - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands +22 1 £40,000 -29.20%
East of England +22 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing ProxySG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ProxySG.

1 90 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 88 (97.78%) Firewall
3 73 (81.11%) Network Security
4 71 (78.89%) Cisco
5 61 (67.78%) CheckPoint
5 61 (67.78%) Palo Alto
6 59 (65.56%) Cisco Certification
7 57 (63.33%) Juniper
8 52 (57.78%) F5
9 44 (48.89%) CCIE
10 37 (41.11%) VPN
10 37 (41.11%) Security Operations
11 36 (40.00%) Internet
12 35 (38.89%) WAN
12 35 (38.89%) Fortinet
13 34 (37.78%) HP
14 33 (36.67%) CCSE
14 33 (36.67%) Security Operations Centre
15 32 (35.56%) Information Security
15 32 (35.56%) CCNP
15 32 (35.56%) Microsoft
16 31 (34.44%) Microsoft Office
17 29 (32.22%) SLA
17 29 (32.22%) Intel Security
18 27 (30.00%) Security Management
18 27 (30.00%) CCSP
18 27 (30.00%) Content Management
18 27 (30.00%) Sourcefire
18 27 (30.00%) JNCIS
18 27 (30.00%) TippingPoint

ProxySG
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.67%) Apache
1 6 (6.67%) IIS
1 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 6 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (34.44%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (28.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (28.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 26 (28.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) G Suite
1 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 88 (97.78%) Firewall
2 73 (81.11%) Network Security
3 37 (41.11%) VPN
4 36 (40.00%) Internet
5 35 (38.89%) WAN
6 24 (26.67%) BGP
7 23 (25.56%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (25.56%) LAN
8 19 (21.11%) OSPF
9 18 (20.00%) VLAN
10 17 (18.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (18.89%) TCP/IP
11 15 (16.67%) DNS
12 14 (15.56%) Cisco Wireless
12 14 (15.56%) Wireless
13 12 (13.33%) 802.11
13 12 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
13 12 (13.33%) Junos
13 12 (13.33%) NetScaler
14 11 (12.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) InfluxDB
1 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Law
3 5 (5.56%) Legal
4 4 (4.44%) Banking
4 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (57.78%) Security Engineer
2 46 (51.11%) Network Engineer
3 26 (28.89%) Juniper Engineer
3 26 (28.89%) Senior Security Engineer
4 24 (26.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (14.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Blue Coat Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Architect
11 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Network Architect
11 4 (4.44%) Security Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) SOC Engineer
12 3 (3.33%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 33 (36.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 18 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.33%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) BYOD
6 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.11%) Eurex
6 1 (1.11%) PKI
6 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.33%) Windows
2 14 (15.56%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.11%) Security Operations
2 32 (35.56%) Information Security
3 27 (30.00%) Content Management
3 27 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
3 27 (30.00%) Security Management
4 26 (28.89%) Risk Management
5 25 (27.78%) ITIL
6 23 (25.56%) Network Design
7 19 (21.11%) Penetration Testing
7 19 (21.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 17 (18.89%) Change Management
9 14 (15.56%) Change Control
9 14 (15.56%) SIEM
10 13 (14.44%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
12 10 (11.11%) Load Balancing
13 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
14 7 (7.78%) Analytics
14 7 (7.78%) Threat Intelligence
14 7 (7.78%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 59 (65.56%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (48.89%) CCIE
3 33 (36.67%) CCSE
4 32 (35.56%) CCNP
5 27 (30.00%) CCSP
5 27 (30.00%) JNCIS
6 16 (17.78%) CCNA
7 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.56%) Degree
8 5 (5.56%) GIAC
8 5 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (4.44%) CISSP
9 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.33%) CCVP
10 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.22%) CEH
11 2 (2.22%) CISA
11 2 (2.22%) GCIH
11 2 (2.22%) MCP
12 1 (1.11%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (32.22%) SLA
2 6 (6.67%) ISO27002
2 6 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.22%) HP NNM
3 2 (2.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 71 (78.89%) Cisco
3 61 (67.78%) CheckPoint
3 61 (67.78%) Palo Alto
4 57 (63.33%) Juniper
5 52 (57.78%) F5
6 35 (38.89%) Fortinet
7 34 (37.78%) HP
8 32 (35.56%) Microsoft
9 29 (32.22%) Intel Security
10 27 (30.00%) Imperva
10 27 (30.00%) Proofpoint
10 27 (30.00%) Sourcefire
10 27 (30.00%) TippingPoint
11 20 (22.22%) Riverbed
12 15 (16.67%) SolarWinds
13 13 (14.44%) Citrix
14 7 (7.78%) ArcSight
15 6 (6.67%) Sun
16 5 (5.56%) Qualys
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary Neg DOE, and full package
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + On-call + Benefits
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