The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Forcepoint, LLC (formerly Websense).

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Forcepoint
UK / England
Rank 727 765 735
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -30
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 99 140 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 84 98 167
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £67,500 £60,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
34488 41499 46887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.73% 45.19% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27965 34400 38754
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,145 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Forcepoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in England

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in England

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

Forcepoint Salary Trend in England

Forcepoint
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Forcepoint Salary Histogram in England

Forcepoint
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +29 40 £35,000 -23.91% 3
London +54 27 £57,500 +9.52% 1
East of England +26 11 £57,500 +69.11%
Yorkshire +24 7 £42,500 -10.52%
North East - 6 £36,250 -
North West -7 4 £45,000 +55.17%
West Midlands +3 2 £42,250 -0.58% 1
Forcepoint
UK

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Forcepoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 125 (61.58%) Firewall
2 108 (53.20%) Cisco
3 77 (37.93%) Windows
4 72 (35.47%) Intel Security
5 62 (30.54%) VPN
6 59 (29.06%) Microsoft
6 59 (29.06%) CheckPoint
7 55 (27.09%) Windows Server
8 52 (25.62%) Degree
8 52 (25.62%) Information Security
9 50 (24.63%) Network Security
10 48 (23.65%) CISSP
11 47 (23.15%) Active Directory
12 46 (22.66%) Finance
13 44 (21.67%) Kalman Filter
14 43 (21.18%) F5
15 42 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
16 40 (19.70%) SolarWinds
17 39 (19.21%) Data Centre
17 39 (19.21%) Risk Management
18 38 (18.72%) Juniper
19 37 (18.23%) Tripwire
19 37 (18.23%) Security Operations
20 35 (17.24%) VMware
20 35 (17.24%) ITIL
21 34 (16.75%) MS Exchange
22 33 (16.26%) TCP/IP
22 33 (16.26%) SIEM
23 29 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
23 29 (14.29%) CISM

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (16.75%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (5.91%) Skype for Business
4 9 (4.43%) IIS
5 3 (1.48%) Apache
6 2 (0.99%) nginx
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (13.79%) MS Office
2 18 (8.87%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.97%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.97%) FrameMaker
5 4 (1.97%) Snagit
6 3 (1.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.88%) Office 365
2 14 (6.90%) Mimecast
3 12 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 125 (61.58%) Firewall
2 62 (30.54%) VPN
3 50 (24.63%) Network Security
4 42 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
5 33 (16.26%) TCP/IP
6 28 (13.79%) DNS
6 28 (13.79%) MPLS
6 28 (13.79%) OSPF
7 26 (12.81%) Cisco ISE
7 26 (12.81%) VLAN
8 25 (12.32%) BGP
9 22 (10.84%) Wireless
10 21 (10.34%) IPsec
11 20 (9.85%) Cisco Wireless
11 20 (9.85%) DMVPN
12 19 (9.36%) EIGRP
12 19 (9.36%) Spanning Tree
13 18 (8.87%) WAN
14 17 (8.37%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (7.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (22.66%) Finance
2 21 (10.34%) Banking
3 19 (9.36%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.42%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.94%) Legal
5 8 (3.94%) Marketing
6 6 (2.96%) Law
7 5 (2.46%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.46%) Local Government
8 4 (1.97%) Publishing
9 3 (1.48%) Front Office
10 2 (0.99%) Advertising
10 2 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (31.03%) Analyst
2 44 (21.67%) Security Analyst
3 28 (13.79%) Security Engineer
4 21 (10.34%) Cisco Analyst
5 19 (9.36%) Network Engineer
6 17 (8.37%) Network Analyst
6 17 (8.37%) Network Team Leader
6 17 (8.37%) Team Leader
7 16 (7.88%) Consultant
8 14 (6.90%) Applications Support
9 13 (6.40%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) IT Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) IT Security Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) Support Analyst
10 11 (5.42%) Architect
10 11 (5.42%) Operations Engineer
11 10 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (4.93%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.93%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.46%) XML
2 4 (1.97%) CSS
2 4 (1.97%) HTML
3 3 (1.48%) Middleware
4 2 (0.99%) .NET
5 1 (0.49%) COM
5 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.21%) Data Centre
2 28 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 25 (12.32%) Computer Science
3 25 (12.32%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (9.85%) Clustering
5 16 (7.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 13 (6.40%) Mathematics
7 10 (4.93%) Driving Licence
8 8 (3.94%) IVR
9 6 (2.96%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.97%) Replication
10 4 (1.97%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.49%) CESG
12 1 (0.49%) RSA SecurID
12 1 (0.49%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 77 (37.93%) Windows
2 55 (27.09%) Windows Server
3 27 (13.30%) Linux
4 20 (9.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (9.36%) Windows 7
6 15 (7.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 13 (6.40%) Unix
9 8 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.97%) Solaris
11 3 (1.48%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.62%) Information Security
2 44 (21.67%) Kalman Filter
3 39 (19.21%) Risk Management
4 37 (18.23%) Security Operations
5 35 (17.24%) ITIL
6 33 (16.26%) SIEM
7 26 (12.81%) Analytics
7 26 (12.81%) Web Filtering
8 25 (12.32%) Mentoring
8 25 (12.32%) Problem Management
9 23 (11.33%) Change Control
10 22 (10.84%) Project Management
11 21 (10.34%) Presales
12 19 (9.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (9.36%) Network Monitoring
12 19 (9.36%) Performance Monitoring
12 19 (9.36%) Security Management
13 18 (8.87%) Patch Management
14 17 (8.37%) Incident Management
15 16 (7.88%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.87%) PowerShell
2 14 (6.90%) SQL
3 10 (4.93%) Python
4 6 (2.96%) VB
5 3 (1.48%) C
5 3 (1.48%) C++
5 3 (1.48%) Perl
5 3 (1.48%) PHP
5 3 (1.48%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.48%) VBA
5 3 (1.48%) VBScript
6 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (25.62%) Degree
2 48 (23.65%) CISSP
3 29 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (14.29%) CISM
4 24 (11.82%) CCNA
4 24 (11.82%) SANS
5 23 (11.33%) CEH
6 22 (10.84%) CISA
7 17 (8.37%) CCNP
8 16 (7.88%) SSCP
9 15 (7.39%) GIAC
10 14 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (6.40%) CCSE
12 12 (5.91%) Security Cleared
13 11 (5.42%) MCSA
14 7 (3.45%) CCIE
14 7 (3.45%) ISACA
15 6 (2.96%) SC Cleared
16 4 (1.97%) CCMSE
16 4 (1.97%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.82%) PCI DSS
2 18 (8.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (1.97%) QA
5 3 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.99%) GDPR
7 1 (0.49%) COBIT
7 1 (0.49%) GPG13
7 1 (0.49%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.49%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (23.15%) Active Directory
2 28 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.93%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (4.43%) XenApp
5 7 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.45%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.96%) Snort
6 6 (2.96%) vSphere
7 5 (2.46%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (2.46%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.97%) ISA Server
8 4 (1.97%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.48%) Sendmail
9 3 (1.48%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.99%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.49%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (10.84%) McAfee ePO
2 19 (9.36%) WSUS
3 13 (6.40%) AirWatch
4 11 (5.42%) Malwarebytes
4 11 (5.42%) QRadar
4 11 (5.42%) WhatsUp Gold
5 10 (4.93%) RSA Security Analytics
6 8 (3.94%) Nagios
7 7 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (3.45%) Nessus
7 7 (3.45%) Nexpose
8 6 (2.96%) Backup Exec
8 6 (2.96%) SCCM
9 5 (2.46%) FortiGate
10 4 (1.97%) MAILsweeper
10 4 (1.97%) Nmap
10 4 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (1.48%) MIMEsweeper
11 3 (1.48%) Proventia
11 3 (1.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 108 (53.20%) Cisco
2 72 (35.47%) Intel Security
3 59 (29.06%) CheckPoint
3 59 (29.06%) Microsoft
4 43 (21.18%) F5
5 40 (19.70%) SolarWinds
6 38 (18.72%) Juniper
7 37 (18.23%) Tripwire
8 35 (17.24%) VMware
9 26 (12.81%) Blue Coat
10 25 (12.32%) ArcSight
10 25 (12.32%) Sophos
10 25 (12.32%) Symantec
11 24 (11.82%) Avaya
12 23 (11.33%) HP
13 22 (10.84%) Sourcefire
14 21 (10.34%) Palo Alto
15 19 (9.36%) Cyber-Ark
15 19 (9.36%) Qualys
16 16 (7.88%) Splunk
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