The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 100 98 141
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +43
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 12 45 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 2.08% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 3.89% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 34 5
Median salary - £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
787 1156 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 55.74% 53.52% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 536 904 827
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Forcepoint Salary Trend in Reading

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Product Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stonesoft
2 4 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (33.33%) Presales
2 4 (33.33%) Case Management
2 4 (33.33%) Global Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Snagit
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (33.33%) SMTP
2 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) SSL
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Acrobat
1 4 (33.33%) FrameMaker
1 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 4 (33.33%) Snagit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) BGP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
1 4 (33.33%) OSPF
1 4 (33.33%) SMTP
1 4 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (33.33%) SSL
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Associate Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Author
1 4 (33.33%) Sales Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Sales Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Author
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Case Management
1 4 (33.33%) Global Marketing
1 4 (33.33%) Network Design
1 4 (33.33%) Presales
1 4 (33.33%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 4 (33.33%) Stonesoft