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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Websense
Rank 132 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Websense 11 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% 0.77% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 1.50% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1154 1204 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.75% 51.26% 56.48%
Number of salaries quoted 842 821 1021
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 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 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) CheckPoint
3 13 (72.22%) F5
4 7 (38.89%) Blue Coat
5 6 (33.33%) Information Security
5 6 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 6 (33.33%) Juniper
6 5 (27.78%) UNIX
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (16.67%) Nokia
8 3 (16.67%) SSL
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco
8 3 (16.67%) Sourcefire
8 3 (16.67%) Network Security
8 3 (16.67%) Open Source
8 3 (16.67%) SaaS
9 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
9 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
9 2 (11.11%) Puppet
9 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
9 2 (11.11%) SIEM
9 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
9 2 (11.11%) Android
9 2 (11.11%) CentOS
9 2 (11.11%) Server Building
9 2 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.11%) QA

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) SSL
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (11.11%) BGP
3 2 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (11.11%) OSPF
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Security Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) IT Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Development Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) SIEM
4 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 2 (11.11%) Server Building
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Data Security
5 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
5 1 (5.56%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CISSP
1 1 (5.56%) GIAC
1 1 (5.56%) SSCP
1 1 (5.56%) CEH
1 1 (5.56%) GCIA
1 1 (5.56%) GCIH
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 13 (72.22%) F5
3 7 (38.89%) Blue Coat
4 6 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 6 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) Nokia
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (16.67%) Sourcefire
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) McAfee
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) ArcSight