The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense 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 Websense over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Websense
Rank 130 115 127
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Websense 1 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.051% 0.36% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.86% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +15.23%
Websense
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
850 695 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.15% 41.69% 46.19%
Number of salaries quoted 733 587 805
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Websense
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Websense Salary Trend in Cheshire

Websense
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Websense within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Wilmslow - 1 £42,500 -
Websense
North West

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Splunk
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (40.00%) Snort
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) IronPort
3 2 (40.00%) Qualys
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) SSCP
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Lumension
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Technician
2 2 (40.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Splunk
2 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (40.00%) IronPort
3 2 (40.00%) Qualys
3 2 (40.00%) Lumension
3 2 (40.00%) Becrypt
3 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat