The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Forcepoint, LLC (formerly Websense).

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 211 181 208
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +27
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 4 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.089% 0.81% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 1.61% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 24
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £41,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +5.88%
Forcepoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2208 2544 2984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.01% 50.01% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1674 1878 2044
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Forcepoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the Berkshire region.

Forcepoint Salary Trend in Berkshire

Forcepoint
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Forcepoint Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Forcepoint
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -8 1 £50,000 +5.82%
Reading -28 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Forcepoint
South East

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Forcepoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
1 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 8 (30.77%) Palo Alto
4 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
4 7 (26.92%) Information Security
5 6 (23.08%) Juniper
6 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
6 5 (19.23%) Linux
6 5 (19.23%) SMTP
6 5 (19.23%) HTTP
6 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 5 (19.23%) SSL
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) Fortinet
6 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (19.23%) F5
6 5 (19.23%) Case Management
7 4 (15.38%) Escalation Management
7 4 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (15.38%) Product Management
7 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
7 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
7 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 4 (15.38%) Problem Management

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) HTTP
2 5 (19.23%) SMTP
2 5 (19.23%) SSL
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Technical Support
2 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Associate Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Security Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Check Point Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Perimeter Security Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Support Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Support Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Security Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Information Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Cyber-Ark Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Information Security
2 5 (19.23%) Case Management
3 4 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
3 4 (15.38%) Escalation Management
3 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 4 (15.38%) Product Management
3 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Boundary Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Network Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) SIEM
4 1 (3.85%) Validation
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) CEH
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) SANS
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
1 8 (30.77%) Palo Alto
2 6 (23.08%) Juniper
3 5 (19.23%) F5
3 5 (19.23%) Fortinet
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
4 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
5 3 (11.54%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) Tufin
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.85%) SevOne