The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Forcepoint
UK
Rank 737 792 750
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -42
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 112 147 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 89 102 174
Median salary £45,000 £46,750 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.74% +5.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,500 £60,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +8.43%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
37069 45453 50398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.93% 45.47% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29921 37212 41375
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Forcepoint
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the UK.

Forcepoint Salary Trend in the UK

Forcepoint
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forcepoint over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Forcepoint Salary Histogram in the UK

Forcepoint
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 96 £45,000 -2.17% 3
South East +37 40 £35,000 -23.91%
London +47 25 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Berkshire +16 16 £52,500 +16.66%
Reading +8 12 - -
East of England +29 11 £57,500 +69.11%
Oxford - 11 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 11 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +8 9 £57,500 +21.05%
Kent +8 8 £34,000 -40.86%
Yorkshire - 7 £42,500 -
Belfast - 6 £23,500 - 1
County Antrim - 6 £23,500 - 1
North East - 6 £36,250 -
Northern Ireland - 6 £23,500 - 1
Durham - 5 £30,000 -
City of London +21 4 £55,500 +16.84% 1
North West -13 4 £45,000 +55.17%
West Yorkshire - 4 £43,250 -
Leeds - 4 £43,250 -
Manchester - 4 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £52,500 -
Middlesbrough - 3 £40,000 -
Darlington - 3 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey +24 2 £49,500 -1.00%
Essex +20 2 £41,500 -
West Midlands -5 2 £42,250 -0.58% 1
Camberley +15 1 £44,000 -12.00%
Birmingham -20 1 £37,500 -11.76% 1

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 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 with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 125 (55.31%) Cisco
1 125 (55.31%) Firewall
2 91 (40.27%) Windows
3 78 (34.51%) Intel Security
4 66 (29.20%) CheckPoint
5 63 (27.88%) Microsoft
6 62 (27.43%) VPN
7 56 (24.78%) Information Security
7 56 (24.78%) Degree
8 55 (24.34%) CISSP
9 54 (23.89%) Windows Server
10 51 (22.57%) Active Directory
11 49 (21.68%) Finance
11 49 (21.68%) Juniper
11 49 (21.68%) Network Security
11 49 (21.68%) SolarWinds
12 43 (19.03%) F5
12 43 (19.03%) Cisco ASA
12 43 (19.03%) Kalman Filter
13 39 (17.26%) Analytics
13 39 (17.26%) Data Centre
13 39 (17.26%) Risk Management
13 39 (17.26%) VMware
14 37 (16.37%) Blue Coat
14 37 (16.37%) Tripwire
14 37 (16.37%) MS Exchange
14 37 (16.37%) Security Operations
14 37 (16.37%) SIEM
15 35 (15.49%) ITIL
15 35 (15.49%) Sophos

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 37 (16.37%) MS Exchange
2 18 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (5.75%) Skype for Business
5 9 (3.98%) IIS
6 3 (1.33%) Apache
7 2 (0.88%) nginx
8 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (11.95%) MS Office
2 22 (9.73%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.77%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.77%) FrameMaker
5 4 (1.77%) Snagit
6 3 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.29%) Office 365
2 18 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (6.19%) Mimecast
4 8 (3.54%) Google Analytics
5 6 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (55.31%) Firewall
2 62 (27.43%) VPN
3 49 (21.68%) Network Security
4 43 (19.03%) Cisco ASA
5 34 (15.04%) TCP/IP
6 28 (12.39%) DNS
6 28 (12.39%) MPLS
6 28 (12.39%) OSPF
7 27 (11.95%) Cisco ISE
8 26 (11.50%) VLAN
9 25 (11.06%) BGP
10 22 (9.73%) Wireless
11 21 (9.29%) Cisco Wireless
11 21 (9.29%) IPsec
12 20 (8.85%) DMVPN
13 19 (8.41%) EIGRP
13 19 (8.41%) Spanning Tree
14 18 (7.96%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (7.96%) WAN
15 16 (7.08%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.31%) Hadoop
3 8 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.77%) Big Data
5 4 (1.77%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (21.68%) Finance
2 21 (9.29%) Banking
3 19 (8.41%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.87%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.54%) Legal
5 8 (3.54%) Marketing
6 7 (3.10%) Advertising
7 6 (2.65%) Law
8 5 (2.21%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.77%) Local Government
9 4 (1.77%) Publishing
10 3 (1.33%) Front Office
11 2 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 71 (31.42%) Analyst
2 51 (22.57%) Security Analyst
3 27 (11.95%) Security Engineer
4 22 (9.73%) Cisco Analyst
5 19 (8.41%) Network Engineer
6 18 (7.96%) Network Analyst
7 17 (7.52%) Network Team Leader
7 17 (7.52%) Team Leader
8 16 (7.08%) Consultant
9 14 (6.19%) Applications Support
9 14 (6.19%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 14 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.75%) Cisco Security Analyst
10 13 (5.75%) IT Analyst
10 13 (5.75%) IT Security Analyst
10 13 (5.75%) Support Analyst
11 12 (5.31%) Risk Analyst
11 12 (5.31%) Security Risk Analyst
12 11 (4.87%) Architect
12 11 (4.87%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.21%) XML
2 4 (1.77%) CSS
2 4 (1.77%) HTML
3 3 (1.33%) Middleware
4 2 (0.88%) .NET
5 1 (0.44%) COM
5 1 (0.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.26%) Data Centre
2 26 (11.50%) Management Information System
3 25 (11.06%) Computer Science
4 24 (10.62%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (8.85%) Clustering
6 16 (7.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 13 (5.75%) Mathematics
8 10 (4.42%) Driving Licence
9 9 (3.98%) Replication
10 8 (3.54%) IVR
11 6 (2.65%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (1.77%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
14 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
14 1 (0.44%) CESG
14 1 (0.44%) RSA SecurID
14 1 (0.44%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 91 (40.27%) Windows
2 54 (23.89%) Windows Server
3 31 (13.72%) Linux
4 26 (11.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (8.85%) Unix
5 20 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (7.96%) Windows 7
7 13 (5.75%) Windows 10
8 8 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.21%) Solaris
10 4 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.33%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.78%) Information Security
2 43 (19.03%) Kalman Filter
3 39 (17.26%) Analytics
3 39 (17.26%) Risk Management
4 37 (16.37%) Security Operations
4 37 (16.37%) SIEM
5 35 (15.49%) ITIL
6 26 (11.50%) Web Filtering
7 25 (11.06%) Mentoring
7 25 (11.06%) Presales
7 25 (11.06%) Problem Management
8 23 (10.18%) Change Control
8 23 (10.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 22 (9.73%) Project Management
10 20 (8.85%) Network Monitoring
11 19 (8.41%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (8.41%) Performance Monitoring
11 19 (8.41%) Security Management
12 18 (7.96%) Incident Management
12 18 (7.96%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.96%) PowerShell
1 18 (7.96%) SQL
2 10 (4.42%) Python
3 6 (2.65%) VB
4 3 (1.33%) C
4 3 (1.33%) C++
4 3 (1.33%) Perl
4 3 (1.33%) PHP
4 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.33%) VBA
4 3 (1.33%) VBScript
5 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (24.78%) Degree
2 55 (24.34%) CISSP
3 30 (13.27%) CEH
4 29 (12.83%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (12.83%) CISM
5 24 (10.62%) CCNA
5 24 (10.62%) SANS
6 22 (9.73%) CISA
7 19 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (7.52%) CCNP
9 16 (7.08%) MCSA
9 16 (7.08%) Security Cleared
9 16 (7.08%) SSCP
10 15 (6.64%) GIAC
11 13 (5.75%) CCSE
12 7 (3.10%) CCIE
12 7 (3.10%) ISACA
13 6 (2.65%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.77%) CCMSE
14 4 (1.77%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.06%) PCI DSS
2 24 (10.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (1.77%) QA
4 4 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.88%) GDPR
6 1 (0.44%) COBIT
6 1 (0.44%) GPG13
6 1 (0.44%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.44%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (22.57%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.19%) Snort
4 13 (5.75%) XenApp
5 11 (4.87%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.42%) Hyper-V
6 10 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.65%) vSphere
9 5 (2.21%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (2.21%) XenServer
10 4 (1.77%) ISA Server
11 3 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.33%) Sendmail
11 3 (1.33%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (12.83%) McAfee ePO
2 19 (8.41%) RSA Security Analytics
3 18 (7.96%) WSUS
4 12 (5.31%) AirWatch
5 10 (4.42%) Malwarebytes
5 10 (4.42%) QRadar
5 10 (4.42%) WhatsUp Gold
6 9 (3.98%) EnCase
7 8 (3.54%) Nagios
7 8 (3.54%) RSA enVision
8 7 (3.10%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (3.10%) Nessus
8 7 (3.10%) Nexpose
9 6 (2.65%) Backup Exec
9 6 (2.65%) SCCM
10 5 (2.21%) FortiGate
11 4 (1.77%) MAILsweeper
11 4 (1.77%) Nmap
11 4 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (1.33%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 125 (55.31%) Cisco
2 78 (34.51%) Intel Security
3 66 (29.20%) CheckPoint
4 63 (27.88%) Microsoft
5 49 (21.68%) Juniper
5 49 (21.68%) SolarWinds
6 43 (19.03%) F5
7 39 (17.26%) VMware
8 37 (16.37%) Blue Coat
8 37 (16.37%) Tripwire
9 35 (15.49%) Sophos
10 32 (14.16%) Palo Alto
11 31 (13.72%) Sourcefire
12 28 (12.39%) ArcSight
13 27 (11.95%) HP
14 25 (11.06%) Symantec
15 24 (10.62%) Splunk
16 23 (10.18%) Avaya
16 23 (10.18%) FireEye
17 20 (8.85%) Qualys
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