The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 9 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 Forcepoint, LLC (formerly Websense).

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank - 114 130
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.36% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £38,750 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.91%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.14%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
790 822 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.71% 45.87% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 627 599 720
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Forcepoint Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Forcepoint 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 Forcepoint.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) IIS
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 9 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 9 (100.00%) UAG
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) MCSA
3 6 (66.67%) Symantec
3 6 (66.67%) Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) Change Management
4 5 (55.56%) SLA
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) LAN

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Forcepoint 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 Forcepoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) MCSA
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 9 (100.00%) UAG
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Symantec
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Computacenter