Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blue Coat Proxy SG
UK
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 859 1081 1123
Rank change year-on-year +222 +42 -21
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 15 13 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.009% 0.034%
As % of the System Software category 0.099% 0.055% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 58
Median annual salary £45,000 £72,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.93% +47.96% -6.67%
10th Percentile £39,250 £49,875 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £91,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +7.14% +8.89%

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 15,117 23,666 24,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.36% 16.57% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12,237 19,334 19,595
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%

ProxySG
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ProxySG in the UK

ProxySG
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ProxySG.

Salary trend for ProxySG in the UK

ProxySG
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ProxySG over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 2020. 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 +208 15 £45,000 -37.93% 2
UK excluding London +187 9 £45,000 -14.29%
London +157 6 £85,000 +17.24% 2
East Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
South West - 2 - -
North of England +131 1 £27,500 -47.62%
South East +102 1 £65,000 -
North East - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 14 (93.33%) Blue Coat
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) AWS
5 6 (40.00%) Aruba
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) Kanban
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) OSPF
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 5 (33.33%) F5
6 5 (33.33%) Tufin
6 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (33.33%) Project Delivery
7 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
7 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (26.67%) Azure
7 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (26.67%) McAfee

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 7 (46.67%) AWS
2 5 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (26.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) BGP
3 5 (33.33%) OSPF
3 5 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) HTTP
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Intranet
5 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) SAN
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) FTP
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Security Technical Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (33.33%) Kanban
1 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (33.33%) Project Delivery
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
2 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Content Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Network Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCDA
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) CCVP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) CISSP
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) MCITP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) CASB
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Blue Coat
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Aruba
3 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) F5
4 5 (33.33%) Tufin
5 4 (26.67%) McAfee
6 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) EMC
8 1 (6.67%) HP
8 1 (6.67%) Symantec
8 1 (6.67%) Zscaler