The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Websense
Rank 80 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Websense 11 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.15% 1.35% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 2.70% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 2
Average salary £47,500 £27,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.92% -38.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £22,750 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,750 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +23.18%
Websense
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
496 629 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.72% 50.04% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 449 477 463
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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
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 17 April 2015. 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
Chatham - 3 £45,000 -
Maidstone +25 1 £57,500 +150.00%
Websense
South East

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 17 (85.00%) Firewall
3 15 (75.00%) Blue Coat
4 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (55.00%) F5
5 11 (55.00%) Juniper
5 11 (55.00%) Windows
6 10 (50.00%) CCNA
7 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (45.00%) SonicWALL
8 8 (40.00%) PCI DSS
8 8 (40.00%) Information Security
8 8 (40.00%) CCNP
9 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (35.00%) LAN
9 7 (35.00%) WAN
9 7 (35.00%) CCSA
9 7 (35.00%) Network Security
10 6 (30.00%) Squid
10 6 (30.00%) SLA
10 6 (30.00%) Linux
10 6 (30.00%) McAfee
10 6 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (30.00%) Lumension
10 6 (30.00%) GPG13
10 6 (30.00%) Aruba
11 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 5 (25.00%) Internet

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (35.00%) LAN
4 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 7 (35.00%) Network Security
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (25.00%) Internet
6 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (5.00%) OSPF
7 1 (5.00%) BGP
7 1 (5.00%) RIP
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Network Support
5 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Escalation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
2 4 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) SIEM
3 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCNA
3 8 (40.00%) CCNP
4 7 (35.00%) CCSA
5 5 (25.00%) CCSE
6 4 (20.00%) JNCIA
6 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
7 2 (10.00%) CISSP
7 2 (10.00%) MCSE
7 2 (10.00%) MCSA
8 1 (5.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (30.00%) GPG13
2 6 (30.00%) SLA
2 6 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Squid
2 3 (15.00%) XenApp
2 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 15 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 11 (55.00%) Juniper
3 11 (55.00%) F5
4 9 (45.00%) SonicWALL
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) McAfee
6 6 (30.00%) Aruba
6 6 (30.00%) Lumension
7 4 (20.00%) Trend Micro
7 4 (20.00%) Clearswift
8 3 (15.00%) VMware
8 3 (15.00%) HP
8 3 (15.00%) Citrix
8 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
8 3 (15.00%) Splunk