The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Websense over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Websense, Inc.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Websense
Rank 172 212 211
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -1
Permanent jobs citing Websense 53 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.02% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 0.53% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 14
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £43,200 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.14%
Websense
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
2808 2818 2763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 54.18% 51.73% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2281 2049 1973
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Websense across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Websense
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Websense Salary Trend in Berkshire

Websense
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Websense across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Websense Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Websense
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Websense within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +45 45 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Slough +1 6 - -
Websense
South East

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Websense also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Websense.

1 44 (47.31%) Firewall
2 39 (41.94%) CheckPoint
3 35 (37.63%) Linux
4 34 (36.56%) TCP/IP
5 31 (33.33%) F5
6 28 (30.11%) Active Directory
7 24 (25.81%) SSL
8 23 (24.73%) Python
9 22 (23.66%) Red Hat
10 21 (22.58%) Juniper
10 21 (22.58%) Unix
11 20 (21.51%) Perl
12 19 (20.43%) Cisco
13 17 (18.28%) VPN
13 17 (18.28%) Nokia
13 17 (18.28%) Blue Coat
13 17 (18.28%) Degree
14 16 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (17.20%) Internet
14 16 (17.20%) Windows
15 15 (16.13%) CISSP
15 15 (16.13%) Sourcefire
15 15 (16.13%) Information Security
15 15 (16.13%) Network Security
16 14 (15.05%) CentOS
16 14 (15.05%) Puppet
16 14 (15.05%) OSPF
16 14 (15.05%) BGP
16 14 (15.05%) LAN
16 14 (15.05%) WAN

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Websense also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Websense. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.75%) OpenStack
2 7 (7.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.23%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (47.31%) Firewall
2 34 (36.56%) TCP/IP
3 24 (25.81%) SSL
4 17 (18.28%) VPN
5 16 (17.20%) Internet
6 15 (16.13%) Network Security
7 14 (15.05%) BGP
7 14 (15.05%) LAN
7 14 (15.05%) OSPF
7 14 (15.05%) WAN
8 11 (11.83%) HTTP
9 8 (8.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (8.60%) IPsec
9 8 (8.60%) MPLS
9 8 (8.60%) VXLAN
10 7 (7.53%) DNS
10 7 (7.53%) SMTP
11 6 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (4.30%) Structured Cabling
12 4 (4.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.30%) MySQL
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Subversion
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
1 10 (10.75%) Legal
2 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (30.11%) Consultant
2 17 (18.28%) Associate Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Check Point Consultant
3 12 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Support Consultant
4 11 (11.83%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Information Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Information Security Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Security Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Check Point Support
6 9 (9.68%) Security Consultant
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (9.68%) Support Specialist
7 8 (8.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Support
8 7 (7.53%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Network Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.98%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.45%) Replication
4 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.15%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.63%) Linux
2 21 (22.58%) Unix
3 16 (17.20%) Windows
4 14 (15.05%) CentOS
5 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
7 4 (4.30%) Windows 2000
7 4 (4.30%) Windows NT
8 3 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.13%) Information Security
2 13 (13.98%) Presales
3 12 (12.90%) Configuration Management
4 9 (9.68%) Migration
5 8 (8.60%) Project Planning
6 6 (6.45%) Open Source
6 6 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (6.45%) SIEM
7 5 (5.38%) ITIL
7 5 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.30%) Case Management
8 4 (4.30%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (4.30%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (4.30%) Product Management
8 4 (4.30%) Security Management
8 4 (4.30%) Server Building
8 4 (4.30%) Software Deployment
8 4 (4.30%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.73%) Python
2 20 (21.51%) Perl
3 12 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 9 (9.68%) SQL
5 7 (7.53%) C
5 7 (7.53%) C++
5 7 (7.53%) Java
6 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Degree
2 15 (16.13%) CISSP
3 12 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.68%) CCIE
4 9 (9.68%) CEH
5 8 (8.60%) JNCIP
5 8 (8.60%) SSCP
6 4 (4.30%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (4.30%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (3.23%) CCNA
8 1 (1.08%) CCSA
8 1 (1.08%) CCSE
8 1 (1.08%) CISA
8 1 (1.08%) CISM
8 1 (1.08%) CRISC
8 1 (1.08%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (10.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (7.53%) QA
System Software
1 28 (30.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.60%) iptables
3 4 (4.30%) ISA Server
3 4 (4.30%) NDS
3 4 (4.30%) Novell eDirectory
3 4 (4.30%) Squid
4 3 (3.23%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 14 (15.05%) Puppet
2 8 (8.60%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.15%) CFEngine
3 2 (2.15%) Nagios
4 1 (1.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 39 (41.94%) CheckPoint
2 31 (33.33%) F5
3 22 (23.66%) Red Hat
4 21 (22.58%) Juniper
5 19 (20.43%) Cisco
6 17 (18.28%) Blue Coat
6 17 (18.28%) Nokia
7 15 (16.13%) Sourcefire
8 11 (11.83%) Symantec
9 10 (10.75%) Qualys
10 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
11 8 (8.60%) Fortinet
11 8 (8.60%) Palo Alto
12 7 (7.53%) Novell
13 6 (6.45%) ArcSight
14 4 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (3.23%) Lotus
15 3 (3.23%) Oracle
16 2 (2.15%) Tripwire
17 1 (1.08%) McAfee
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
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