The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 29 April 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).

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 230 - 256
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.070% - 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £35,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2394 2928 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.19% 44.92% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 2289 2450
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,690 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Forcepoint Salary Trend in the North West

Forcepoint
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Manchester - 4 £35,500 - 1
Forcepoint
England

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Dell
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (66.67%) Nimble Storage
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) WSUS
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Veeam
2 4 (66.67%) EqualLogic
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Mitel
4 1 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Dell
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Nimble Storage
2 4 (66.67%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Mitel
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Wyse
Bury, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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