Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blue Coat Proxy SG
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1122 1100 1236
Rank change year-on-year -22 +136 +58
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 75 91 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.051% 0.021%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% 0.41% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56 68 41
UK median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £27,000 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £64,375 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year +8.89% -15.49% +6.50%

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 25,121 22,371 25,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.43% 12.59% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20,323 18,840 21,445
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for ProxySG in the UK

ProxySG
Top 10 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 19 July 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
England -15 74 £49,000 -2.00% 14
UK excluding London +25 59 £49,000 +8.89% 10
South East +1 25 £28,000 -20.00% 5
East of England +27 19 £45,000 - 5
London +3 15 £52,500 -8.70% 4
South West - 10 £55,000 -
Midlands +17 4 £55,000 +12.82%
West Midlands +16 4 £55,000 +12.82%
North West -13 1 £45,000 -5.26%
North of England -31 1 £45,000 -5.26%

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 65 (86.67%) Firewall
2 64 (85.33%) Cisco
3 61 (81.33%) Blue Coat
4 52 (69.33%) F5
5 40 (53.33%) Juniper
6 32 (42.67%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (40.00%) CheckPoint
8 24 (32.00%) WAN
8 24 (32.00%) Load Balancing
9 22 (29.33%) Wireless
10 21 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 20 (26.67%) CCNA
12 19 (25.33%) VMware
13 18 (24.00%) DNS
13 18 (24.00%) Windows
14 17 (22.67%) LAN
14 17 (22.67%) TCP/IP
14 17 (22.67%) SolarWinds
15 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
16 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
16 15 (20.00%) HP
16 15 (20.00%) CCNP
16 15 (20.00%) Windows Server
17 14 (18.67%) Palo Alto
17 14 (18.67%) Server Patching
17 14 (18.67%) Failover Clustering
17 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
17 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (18.67%) Reverse Proxy

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 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 65 (86.67%) Firewall
2 32 (42.67%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (32.00%) WAN
4 22 (29.33%) Wireless
5 21 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (24.00%) DNS
7 17 (22.67%) LAN
7 17 (22.67%) TCP/IP
8 14 (18.67%) Network Security
8 14 (18.67%) Reverse Proxy
9 12 (16.00%) Telepresence
9 12 (16.00%) WLAN
10 11 (14.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
12 8 (10.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 8 (10.67%) IP Telephony
13 7 (9.33%) Sourcefire
14 4 (5.33%) Cisco ISE
14 4 (5.33%) VPN
14 4 (5.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 22 (29.33%) Security Engineer
3 13 (17.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 13 (17.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 12 (16.00%) Analyst
5 11 (14.67%) Support Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) Monitoring Analyst
6 9 (12.00%) Server Support
7 8 (10.67%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Firewall Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Implementation Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Juniper Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Security Support Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Server Analyst
8 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
8 7 (9.33%) Wireless Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) COM
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
2 15 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.67%) Linux
5 3 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) Load Balancing
2 14 (18.67%) Server Patching
3 11 (14.67%) Network Design
3 11 (14.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (10.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.33%) ITIL
5 7 (9.33%) Matrix Management
6 5 (6.67%) Change Management
6 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.33%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (5.33%) Information Security
7 4 (5.33%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (5.33%) SIEM
7 4 (5.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (4.00%) Analytics
8 3 (4.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.00%) Network Management
8 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.00%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (26.67%) CCNA
3 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
4 15 (20.00%) CCNP
5 8 (10.67%) DV Cleared
5 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) CCIE
6 3 (4.00%) CISSP
7 2 (2.67%) CCSP
8 1 (1.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (1.33%) CISA
8 1 (1.33%) CISM
8 1 (1.33%) CRISC
8 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) Failover Clustering
1 14 (18.67%) SCCM
1 14 (18.67%) SCOM
2 8 (10.67%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (10.67%) CSIRT
3 3 (4.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 64 (85.33%) Cisco
2 61 (81.33%) Blue Coat
3 52 (69.33%) F5
4 40 (53.33%) Juniper
5 30 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 19 (25.33%) VMware
7 17 (22.67%) SolarWinds
8 15 (20.00%) HP
9 14 (18.67%) Palo Alto
10 12 (16.00%) Aruba
11 8 (10.67%) Forcepoint
11 8 (10.67%) McAfee
11 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
11 8 (10.67%) Mitel
12 5 (6.67%) CommVault
13 4 (5.33%) Riverbed
13 4 (5.33%) Sophos
14 3 (4.00%) Darktrace
14 3 (4.00%) ForeScout
14 3 (4.00%) Qualys