Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blue Coat Proxy SG
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1126 1092 1241
Rank change year-on-year -34 +149 +36
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 51 95 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.056% 0.027%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.45% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 45 65 53
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -7.08% +2.73%
10th Percentile £27,000 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +13.89% -17.43% +9.00%

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 24,457 21,024 24,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.06% 12.44% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19,830 17,632 21,113
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +4.17%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -49 50 £49,500 -10.00% 10
UK excluding London -14 41 £51,250 +13.89% 7
South East -35 14 £28,000 -27.74% 4
East of England +5 12 £52,500 - 3
South West - 10 £55,000 -
London -36 9 £47,000 -18.26% 3
West Midlands +12 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Midlands +7 4 £55,000 +37.50%
North of England -26 1 £45,000 -7.69%
North West -33 1 £45,000 -7.69%

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 44 (86.27%) Firewall
2 42 (82.35%) Cisco
3 39 (76.47%) Blue Coat
4 31 (60.78%) F5
5 29 (56.86%) Juniper
6 23 (45.10%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (35.29%) CheckPoint
8 15 (29.41%) Windows
8 15 (29.41%) DNS
8 15 (29.41%) VMware
9 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
9 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
9 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
10 12 (23.53%) Failover Clustering
10 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
10 12 (23.53%) SCCM
10 12 (23.53%) SCOM
10 12 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy
10 12 (23.53%) SolarWinds
10 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (23.53%) Server Patching
11 11 (21.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 11 (21.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (21.57%) Network Security
11 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
12 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (17.65%) WAN
12 9 (17.65%) Load Balancing

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 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (86.27%) Firewall
2 23 (45.10%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (29.41%) DNS
4 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
5 12 (23.53%) Reverse Proxy
6 11 (21.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (21.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (21.57%) Network Security
7 9 (17.65%) WAN
8 8 (15.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (13.73%) Sourcefire
9 7 (13.73%) Wireless
10 6 (11.76%) LAN
11 5 (9.80%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (7.84%) BIG-IP
12 4 (7.84%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (7.84%) Cisco ISE
12 4 (7.84%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (7.84%) NX-OS
12 4 (7.84%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.96%) Legal
1 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Network Engineer
2 19 (37.25%) Security Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Support Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Server Support
5 7 (13.73%) Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Implementation Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Juniper Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Monitoring Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Security Support Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Server Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) IT Support
7 5 (9.80%) Server Support Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server Support
8 4 (7.84%) IT Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.84%) Linux
5 2 (3.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Server Patching
2 9 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (13.73%) Matrix Management
5 4 (7.84%) ITIL
6 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.92%) Fault Management
7 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Security Operations
7 2 (3.92%) Service Design
8 1 (1.96%) Coaching
8 1 (1.96%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (1.96%) Line Management
8 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.96%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (1.96%) SIEM
8 1 (1.96%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (15.69%) CCNA
4 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
5 6 (11.76%) CCNP
6 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
7 3 (5.88%) CCIE
8 2 (3.92%) CCSP
8 2 (3.92%) CISSP
9 1 (1.96%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) Failover Clustering
1 12 (23.53%) SCCM
1 12 (23.53%) SCOM
2 8 (15.69%) CSIRT
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Cisco
2 39 (76.47%) Blue Coat
3 31 (60.78%) F5
4 29 (56.86%) Juniper
5 18 (35.29%) CheckPoint
6 15 (29.41%) VMware
7 12 (23.53%) SolarWinds
8 8 (15.69%) Forcepoint
8 8 (15.69%) McAfee
9 5 (9.80%) Palo Alto
10 4 (7.84%) Sophos
11 3 (5.88%) Aruba
11 3 (5.88%) CommVault
11 3 (5.88%) HP
11 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
12 2 (3.92%) Meraki
13 1 (1.96%) BT
13 1 (1.96%) Computacenter
13 1 (1.96%) Intel