The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank - 120 117
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 0 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.85% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £44,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.72%
Forcepoint
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
499 822 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.86% 44.60% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 418 684 557
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £52,500 £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 Cheshire

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Forcepoint Salary Trend in Cheshire

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse