The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Websense over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Websense
Rank 246 233 212
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -21
Permanent jobs citing Websense 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.068% 0.049% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £47,500 £30,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.73% +8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £29,300 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,100 £28,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Websense
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2605 2607 2332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.46% 42.54% 44.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2131 2071 1964
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Websense
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Websense Salary Trend in the South West

Websense
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Websense across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Websense Salary Histogram in the South West

Websense
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Websense within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
Gloucestershire -8 3 £45,000 +51.26%
Bristol - 1 £60,000 -
Websense
England

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Backup Exec
3 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) SCCM
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) Veeam
4 7 (58.33%) XenApp
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (50.00%) MCSE
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (50.00%) WAN
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (41.67%) vMotion
6 5 (41.67%) Office 365
6 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
6 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V

Websense
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (41.67%) Lync
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
1 5 (41.67%) PDA
2 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) ISMS
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V2
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCSE
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCA
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) CISA
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (8.33%) CISM
5 1 (8.33%) CEH
5 1 (8.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) XenApp
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
3 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 8 (66.67%) SCCM
3 5 (41.67%) SCOM
3 5 (41.67%) SCVMM
3 5 (41.67%) vMotion
3 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Veeam
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Symantec
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) IronPort
7 3 (25.00%) McAfee
8 1 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (8.33%) Qualys
8 1 (8.33%) Tripwire
8 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
8 1 (8.33%) ArcSight