Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blue Coat Proxy SG
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1163 1113 1241
Rank change year-on-year -50 +128 +27
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 29 72 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.041% 0.024%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 46
UK median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £28,625 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £67,500 £84,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% -4.55%

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 23,577 21,551 24,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.39% 12.27% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19,468 17,890 20,892
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for ProxySG in the UK

ProxySG
Top 11 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 22 February 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 -38 29 £45,000 -21.74% 10
UK excluding London -16 24 £45,000 -10.00% 7
North of England +11 7 £45,000 - 1
South East -22 7 £30,000 -40.00% 2
North West +7 6 £45,000 -
East of England - 6 £42,000 - 2
London -26 5 £45,000 -25.00% 3
West Midlands +16 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Midlands +6 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £57,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (89.66%) Blue Coat
3 21 (72.41%) Firewall
4 19 (65.52%) CheckPoint
5 14 (48.28%) DNS
6 13 (44.83%) Juniper
7 12 (41.38%) Network Security
8 10 (34.48%) MPLS
8 10 (34.48%) Windows
8 10 (34.48%) DHCP
8 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
9 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
9 9 (31.03%) F5
9 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
10 8 (27.59%) VLAN
10 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (27.59%) LAN
10 8 (27.59%) ITIL
10 8 (27.59%) VMware
11 7 (24.14%) WAN
11 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (24.14%) SIEM
12 6 (20.69%) Junos
12 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (20.69%) Network Design
12 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (20.69%) Change Management
12 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto

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 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 14 (48.28%) DNS
3 12 (41.38%) Network Security
4 10 (34.48%) DHCP
4 10 (34.48%) MPLS
4 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
5 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (27.59%) LAN
5 8 (27.59%) VLAN
6 7 (24.14%) WAN
7 6 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (20.69%) Junos
8 5 (17.24%) BIG-IP
8 5 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (13.79%) 802.11
9 4 (13.79%) DPNSS
9 4 (13.79%) IPsec
9 4 (13.79%) QSIG
9 4 (13.79%) SNMP
9 4 (13.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Network Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Security Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Server Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Server Support
6 2 (6.90%) Server Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (24.14%) SIEM
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
3 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (20.69%) Network Design
3 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) Server Patching
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) Coaching
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) CCSP
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (13.79%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
1 3 (10.34%) SCOM
1 3 (10.34%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.45%) Cacti
2 1 (3.45%) CSIRT
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (89.66%) Blue Coat
3 19 (65.52%) CheckPoint
4 13 (44.83%) Juniper
5 9 (31.03%) F5
6 8 (27.59%) VMware
7 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto
8 4 (13.79%) Aruba
8 4 (13.79%) HP
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.79%) ProCurve
8 4 (13.79%) Riverbed
9 3 (10.34%) Citrix
9 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
9 3 (10.34%) Sophos
10 2 (6.90%) McAfee
11 1 (3.45%) BT
11 1 (3.45%) Clearswift
11 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
11 1 (3.45%) Meraki