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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 204 183 195
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 9 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.60% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 1.17% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 26
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £45,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
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
2187 2566 2768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.40% 51.39% 49.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 1855 1917
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
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 29 July 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
Reading -15 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 -
Forcepoint
South East

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (43.33%) Management Information System
3 11 (36.67%) Firewall
3 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
4 10 (33.33%) Windows
5 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (26.67%) Palo Alto
7 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (23.33%) F5
7 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (23.33%) SSL
7 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
7 7 (23.33%) Information Security
7 7 (23.33%) Blue Coat
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (20.00%) Juniper
8 6 (20.00%) Product Management
9 5 (16.67%) Case Management
9 5 (16.67%) Cisco
9 5 (16.67%) DNS
9 5 (16.67%) SMTP
9 5 (16.67%) HTTP
9 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.67%) Fortinet
10 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
10 4 (13.33%) Programme 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) SSL
3 5 (16.67%) DNS
3 5 (16.67%) HTTP
3 5 (16.67%) SMTP
3 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (6.67%) VLAN
5 2 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Technical Support
2 6 (20.00%) Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Associate Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Check Point Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Perimeter Security Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Support Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Support Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Information Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Sales Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
1 13 (43.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
4 2 (6.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Information Security
2 6 (20.00%) Product Management
3 5 (16.67%) Case Management
4 4 (13.33%) Contingency Planning
4 4 (13.33%) Escalation Management
4 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.00%) Presales
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (3.33%) Data Security
7 1 (3.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CISSP
2 2 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (6.67%) NDS
2 2 (6.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 2 (6.67%) Squid
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (26.67%) Palo Alto
3 7 (23.33%) Blue Coat
3 7 (23.33%) F5
3 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (20.00%) Juniper
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco
5 5 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 4 (13.33%) ArcSight
7 3 (10.00%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (10.00%) Tufin
8 2 (6.67%) Novell
9 1 (3.33%) Nokia
9 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire