Period
to 15 October 2019

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 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blue Coat Proxy SG
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1053 1101 1110
Rank change year-on-year +48 +9 +86
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 18 65 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.039% 0.047%
As % of the System Software category 0.076% 0.27% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 43 60
UK median annual salary £77,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.16% +8.89% -14.29%
10th Percentile £55,000 £27,000 £35,775
90th Percentile £96,250 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -10.00%

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

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 23,742 24,526 22,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.26% 14.90% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19,531 20,044 19,161
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%

ProxySG
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ProxySG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for ProxySG in the UK

ProxySG
Top 9 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 6 months to 15 October 2019. 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
England +73 18 £77,500 +58.16% 5
London +92 11 £80,000 +28.00% 2
UK excluding London +27 6 £55,000 +22.22% 3
North of England +13 3 £55,000 -4.35%
North West +30 2 £55,000 -4.35%
South East +26 2 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 - 1
Midlands - 1 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing ProxySG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ProxySG.

1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
1 18 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (66.67%) Palo Alto
4 11 (61.11%) F5
5 10 (55.56%) Azure
5 10 (55.56%) Wireshark
6 9 (50.00%) AWS
6 9 (50.00%) Network Security
6 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (50.00%) CCNP
6 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
7 8 (44.44%) DNS
7 8 (44.44%) tcpdump
7 8 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (44.44%) Zscaler
8 7 (38.89%) Cisco Firepower
8 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (38.89%) FireEye
8 7 (38.89%) Security Operations
8 7 (38.89%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (38.89%) VPN
8 7 (38.89%) DHCP
8 7 (38.89%) Unix
8 7 (38.89%) Juniper

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Azure
2 9 (50.00%) AWS
3 1 (5.56%) GCP
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (55.56%) Wireshark
4 9 (50.00%) Network Security
5 8 (44.44%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) tcpdump
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Firepower
6 7 (38.89%) DHCP
6 7 (38.89%) VPN
7 6 (33.33%) BIG-IP
7 6 (33.33%) HTTPS
8 5 (27.78%) MPLS
9 4 (22.22%) BGP
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
10 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
10 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (16.67%) LAN
11 2 (11.11%) VLAN
11 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 6 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SAML
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (38.89%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
1 8 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (38.89%) Security Operations
3 6 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Cloud Operations
4 3 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (16.67%) SIEM
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.11%) DevSecOps
5 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 2 (11.11%) Logistics
5 2 (11.11%) Network Design
5 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CCNP
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNA
2 6 (33.33%) GIAC
2 6 (33.33%) SANS
3 2 (11.11%) CCVP
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.56%) GCIA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) CASB
1 1 (5.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) Palo Alto
4 11 (61.11%) F5
5 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 8 (44.44%) Zscaler
6 7 (38.89%) FireEye
6 7 (38.89%) Juniper
7 3 (16.67%) Aruba
7 3 (16.67%) Forcepoint
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) Infoblox
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) VMware
9 1 (5.56%) Splunk
9 1 (5.56%) Symantec
9 1 (5.56%) Tufin