Period
to 7 May 2021

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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blue Coat Proxy SG
UK
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 872 909 1096
Rank change year-on-year +37 +187 +60
Permanent jobs citing ProxySG 7 17 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 0.042% 0.097% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 14
10th Percentile £39,500 £39,750 £46,875
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £63,750
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -29.41% +30.10%
75th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £56,000 £87,500 £80,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +6.06%

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 16,539 17,436 23,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.68% 17.28% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13,129 14,347 19,577
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.70%

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 7 May 2021.

Salary histogram for ProxySG in the UK

ProxySG
Top 7 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 7 May 2021. 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 +71 7 £52,500 +16.67% 1
UK excluding London +43 3 £55,000 +22.22%
London +63 2 £50,000 -41.18% 1
South West -21 2 - -
Work from Home - 2 £52,500 -
Midlands +4 1 £55,000 +22.22%
East Midlands 0 1 £55,000 +22.22%

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, 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 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Azure
4 3 (42.86%) AWS
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) McAfee
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) Splunk
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Micro Focus
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (28.57%) IOS XR
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Jinja
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Infoblox
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) Micro Focus
4 2 (28.57%) Splunk
5 1 (14.29%) Broadcom
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) ForeScout
5 1 (14.29%) Gemalto
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Spiceworks
5 1 (14.29%) VMware