The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 565 566 557
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 58 80 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.41% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 41 66 56
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.81% -1.14%
Forcepoint
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
17856 19726 20560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.09% 48.06% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15052 16648 16616
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in London

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in London

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

Forcepoint Salary Trend in London

Forcepoint
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Forcepoint Salary Histogram in London

Forcepoint
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
City of London +61 8 £46,250 -6.09% 3
Forcepoint
England

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 74 (77.08%) Cisco
2 66 (68.75%) Firewall
3 53 (55.21%) Windows
3 53 (55.21%) CheckPoint
4 46 (47.92%) Network Security
5 44 (45.83%) LAN
5 44 (45.83%) WAN
6 42 (43.75%) ITIL
6 42 (43.75%) VMware
7 40 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 38 (39.58%) HP
9 34 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (33.33%) SIEM
11 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
11 29 (30.21%) Kalman Filter
12 28 (29.17%) VPN
12 28 (29.17%) Finance
13 27 (28.13%) Active Directory
13 27 (28.13%) Android
13 27 (28.13%) Windows Server
14 26 (27.08%) PCI DSS
15 25 (26.04%) Citrix
15 25 (26.04%) LogRhythm
16 24 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
17 23 (23.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 23 (23.96%) Information Security
17 23 (23.96%) DNS
17 23 (23.96%) DHCP
17 23 (23.96%) Presales
18 21 (21.88%) Cisco ASA

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 17 (17.71%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 11 (11.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (11.46%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (4.17%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Mimecast
2 9 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (68.75%) Firewall
2 46 (47.92%) Network Security
3 44 (45.83%) LAN
3 44 (45.83%) WAN
4 40 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 28 (29.17%) VPN
6 24 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 23 (23.96%) DHCP
7 23 (23.96%) DNS
8 21 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (14.58%) Wireshark
10 11 (11.46%) Wireless
11 10 (10.42%) OSPF
11 10 (10.42%) SSL
12 9 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (9.38%) MPLS
13 6 (6.25%) BGP
13 6 (6.25%) Internet
14 5 (5.21%) DMZ
14 5 (5.21%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Advertising
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Legal
3 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.04%) Front Office
4 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (25.00%) Consultant
2 22 (22.92%) Security Engineer
3 21 (21.88%) Network Engineer
4 17 (17.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) IT Consultant
5 12 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
5 12 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 11 (11.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Support Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Technical Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Technical Support
6 11 (11.46%) Technical Support Engineer
7 10 (10.42%) Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) Network Analyst
8 9 (9.38%) Presales Consultant
8 9 (9.38%) Security Analyst
8 9 (9.38%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.46%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.58%) Blackberry
3 11 (11.46%) Client/Server
3 11 (11.46%) Fat Client
3 11 (11.46%) HP Storage
3 11 (11.46%) Thin Client
4 10 (10.42%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.29%) Smartphone
6 6 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (4.17%) NHS
9 2 (2.08%) BBC
9 2 (2.08%) Clustering
10 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
10 1 (1.04%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 53 (55.21%) Windows
2 27 (28.13%) Android
2 27 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 20 (20.83%) Linux
4 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (12.50%) Unix
7 10 (10.42%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (4.17%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.17%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.75%) ITIL
2 32 (33.33%) SIEM
3 29 (30.21%) Kalman Filter
4 23 (23.96%) Information Security
4 23 (23.96%) Presales
5 16 (16.67%) Data Security
6 14 (14.58%) Load Balancing
6 14 (14.58%) Security Management
7 12 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (12.50%) Project Management
8 11 (11.46%) Data Management
8 11 (11.46%) Incident Management
8 11 (11.46%) ITSM
9 10 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (10.42%) Network Design
10 9 (9.38%) Mobile Device Management
10 9 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (8.33%) Security Operations
11 8 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.25%) SQL
3 5 (5.21%) VB
3 5 (5.21%) VBScript
4 2 (2.08%) Perl
4 2 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (17.71%) MCSE
4 16 (16.67%) CCNA
5 15 (15.63%) CCNP
6 9 (9.38%) MCSA
7 8 (8.33%) Degree
8 5 (5.21%) CISSP
8 5 (5.21%) MCITP
9 4 (4.17%) A+ Certification
9 4 (4.17%) CCDA
9 4 (4.17%) CCSA
9 4 (4.17%) CCSE
9 4 (4.17%) MCP
9 4 (4.17%) MCTS
9 4 (4.17%) PMI Certification
9 4 (4.17%) PMP
9 4 (4.17%) VTSP
10 3 (3.13%) CISM
10 3 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (27.08%) PCI DSS
2 23 (23.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.17%) SLA
4 2 (2.08%) GPG13
4 2 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (28.13%) Active Directory
3 16 (16.67%) XenApp
4 12 (12.50%) vSphere
5 6 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.17%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.08%) ProxySG
8 2 (2.08%) Squid
8 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (13.54%) SCCM
2 12 (12.50%) Nessus
3 8 (8.33%) Nmap
4 5 (5.21%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.17%) Nagios
6 1 (1.04%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.04%) ThinApp
6 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 74 (77.08%) Cisco
2 53 (55.21%) CheckPoint
3 42 (43.75%) VMware
4 38 (39.58%) HP
5 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
6 25 (26.04%) Citrix
6 25 (26.04%) LogRhythm
7 16 (16.67%) Blue Coat
7 16 (16.67%) Intel Security
8 15 (15.63%) EMC
8 15 (15.63%) IBM
9 13 (13.54%) Dell
10 12 (12.50%) Aruba
10 12 (12.50%) F5
11 11 (11.46%) LANDesk
11 11 (11.46%) Remedy
12 9 (9.38%) Brocade
12 9 (9.38%) Splunk
13 8 (8.33%) Palo Alto
13 8 (8.33%) Tripwire
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