The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Websense over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Websense
Rank 139 113 131
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing Websense 5 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% 0.80% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 1.53% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 2
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
Websense
Berkshire

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
1204 1239 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.25% 52.02% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 852 885 1000
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Websense
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Websense Salary Trend in Reading

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
4 5 (41.67%) Juniper
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) SIEM
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) Sourcefire
6 2 (16.67%) Nokia
7 1 (8.33%) Internet
7 1 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) McAfee
7 1 (8.33%) SSCP
7 1 (8.33%) Data Security
7 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) GIAC
7 1 (8.33%) Replication
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) ERP

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) IT Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support
5 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Support Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (8.33%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) SSCP
1 1 (8.33%) GIAC
1 1 (8.33%) GCIA
1 1 (8.33%) GCIH
1 1 (8.33%) CEH
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (91.67%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (41.67%) Fortinet
4 5 (41.67%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) Nokia
5 2 (16.67%) Sourcefire
6 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) McAfee
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Dell