The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Websense products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Websense over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Websense, Inc.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Websense
Rank 81 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Websense 23 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.07% 0.83% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 1.73% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 2
Average salary £32,500 £44,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.37% +5.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
597 519 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 53.78% 47.79% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 528 439 355
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Websense
South East

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Websense
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Websense Salary Trend in Kent

Websense
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Websense across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Websense Salary Histogram in Kent

Websense
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Websense within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
Maidstone - 7 £21,500 -
Folkestone - 3 £34,500 -
West Malling -1 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Websense
South East

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 34 (82.93%) CheckPoint
2 29 (70.73%) Firewall
3 20 (48.78%) Juniper
3 20 (48.78%) Cisco
3 20 (48.78%) Blue Coat
3 20 (48.78%) F5
4 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
5 18 (43.90%) IBM
5 18 (43.90%) Internet
5 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (43.90%) Tripwire
5 18 (43.90%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (43.90%) Cisco PIX
5 18 (43.90%) SIEM
6 17 (41.46%) Information Security
7 14 (34.15%) PCI DSS
7 14 (34.15%) Proofpoint
8 13 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
8 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
9 12 (29.27%) Windows XP
9 12 (29.27%) MS Office
9 12 (29.27%) Windows
9 12 (29.27%) LAN
9 12 (29.27%) WAN
9 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
10 11 (26.83%) Linux
10 11 (26.83%) McAfee
10 11 (26.83%) CCNA
10 11 (26.83%) Wi-Fi

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Office
2 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) Firewall
2 18 (43.90%) Internet
2 18 (43.90%) Cisco PIX
2 18 (43.90%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (29.27%) LAN
3 12 (29.27%) WAN
4 11 (26.83%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (14.63%) Network Security
6 3 (7.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (7.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (7.32%) OSPF
6 3 (7.32%) BGP
6 3 (7.32%) RIP
7 1 (2.44%) VPN
7 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Consultant
1 14 (34.15%) Security Consultant
2 10 (24.39%) 1st Line Support
2 10 (24.39%) Information Security Consultant
3 8 (19.51%) Support Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Escalation Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Network Support Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Network Security Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Support Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Network Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Security Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Network Support
5 6 (14.63%) Security Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Service Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) IT Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
1 12 (29.27%) Windows XP
1 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
2 11 (26.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) SIEM
2 17 (41.46%) Information Security
3 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
4 7 (17.07%) Change Management
5 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) CRM
7 3 (7.32%) Security Management
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Network Design
7 3 (7.32%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.83%) CCNA
3 10 (24.39%) CCSA
4 9 (21.95%) JNCIA
4 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
5 7 (17.07%) JNCIS
5 7 (17.07%) CCSE
5 7 (17.07%) CCNP
5 7 (17.07%) CISA
6 4 (9.76%) SSCP
6 4 (9.76%) Degree
6 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.32%) MCITP
7 3 (7.32%) CEH
7 3 (7.32%) CISMP
7 3 (7.32%) CISM
7 3 (7.32%) CISSP
7 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (34.15%) PCI DSS
2 13 (31.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (21.95%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
1 3 (7.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 3 (7.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (7.32%) SCOM
1 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) CheckPoint
2 20 (48.78%) Cisco
2 20 (48.78%) Blue Coat
2 20 (48.78%) Juniper
2 20 (48.78%) F5
3 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
4 18 (43.90%) IBM
4 18 (43.90%) Tripwire
5 14 (34.15%) Proofpoint
6 11 (26.83%) McAfee
7 7 (17.07%) Aruba
7 7 (17.07%) SonicWALL
7 7 (17.07%) Lumension
8 5 (12.20%) Sun
9 4 (9.76%) Clearswift
9 4 (9.76%) Trend Micro
9 4 (9.76%) Tufin
9 4 (9.76%) LogRhythm
10 3 (7.32%) VMware
10 3 (7.32%) HP