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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Websense
Rank 176 210 200
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -10
Permanent jobs citing Websense 41 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% 0.79% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 12
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £43,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +31.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £45,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
2562 3019 2834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.64% 50.73% 51.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2061 2075
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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
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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 +24 36 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Slough -15 7 £42,500 -26.08%
Bracknell - 2 £47,250 -
Maidenhead - 2 £47,250 -
Newbury - 2 £47,250 -
Websense
South East

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 29 (51.79%) TCP/IP
2 28 (50.00%) Firewall
3 23 (41.07%) Python
4 22 (39.29%) Linux
5 20 (35.71%) SSL
6 19 (33.93%) Information Security
7 17 (30.36%) Juniper
7 17 (30.36%) SaaS
8 16 (28.57%) QA
8 16 (28.57%) UNIX
8 16 (28.57%) Java
9 15 (26.79%) CheckPoint
10 14 (25.00%) C++
10 14 (25.00%) LAN
10 14 (25.00%) WAN
10 14 (25.00%) HTTP
10 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (25.00%) F5
11 13 (23.21%) Perl
12 12 (21.43%) VPN
12 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
12 12 (21.43%) Sourcefire
12 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
13 11 (19.64%) Cisco
14 10 (17.86%) Internet
14 10 (17.86%) Fortinet
15 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
15 9 (16.07%) CentOS
15 9 (16.07%) Red Hat
15 9 (16.07%) Symantec

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (8.93%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (51.79%) TCP/IP
2 28 (50.00%) Firewall
3 20 (35.71%) SSL
4 14 (25.00%) LAN
4 14 (25.00%) WAN
4 14 (25.00%) HTTP
5 12 (21.43%) VPN
6 10 (17.86%) Internet
7 7 (12.50%) OSPF
7 7 (12.50%) BGP
7 7 (12.50%) Network Security
8 5 (8.93%) IPsec
8 5 (8.93%) MPLS
9 4 (7.14%) SMTP
10 3 (5.36%) DNS
10 3 (5.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (3.57%) LDAP
12 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
12 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Selenium
1 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Consultant
2 11 (19.64%) Security Consultant
3 10 (17.86%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Information Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Graduate
7 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) Replication
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Linux
2 16 (28.57%) UNIX
3 9 (16.07%) CentOS
4 6 (10.71%) Windows
5 2 (3.57%) Solaris
5 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.57%) SUSE
5 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Information Security
2 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.29%) ITIL
5 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Migration
7 5 (8.93%) Security Management
7 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.93%) Cyber Security
8 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 4 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 4 (7.14%) SIEM
8 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.14%) DevOps
9 3 (5.36%) Open Source
9 3 (5.36%) Change Management
9 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.57%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) Python
2 16 (28.57%) Java
3 14 (25.00%) C++
4 13 (23.21%) Perl
5 9 (16.07%) C
5 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.36%) SQL
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) CCIE
1 8 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) JNCIP
2 5 (8.93%) CISSP
3 4 (7.14%) CEH
4 3 (5.36%) GSEC
4 3 (5.36%) CISA
4 3 (5.36%) CISM
4 3 (5.36%) CRISC
5 1 (1.79%) GIAC
5 1 (1.79%) GCIA
5 1 (1.79%) SSCP
5 1 (1.79%) GCIH
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) QA
2 7 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) iptables
3 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Puppet
2 5 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.57%) logstash
3 2 (3.57%) Nagios
3 2 (3.57%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Juniper
2 15 (26.79%) CheckPoint
3 14 (25.00%) F5
4 12 (21.43%) Sourcefire
5 11 (19.64%) Cisco
6 10 (17.86%) Fortinet
7 9 (16.07%) Symantec
7 9 (16.07%) Red Hat
8 8 (14.29%) Blue Coat
9 5 (8.93%) Nokia
9 5 (8.93%) Qualys
10 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.36%) Imperva
11 3 (5.36%) Tufin
11 3 (5.36%) VMware
11 3 (5.36%) Altiris
11 3 (5.36%) ArcSight
11 3 (5.36%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (3.57%) Sophos
12 2 (3.57%) Intel
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