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 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 819 815 846
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +31
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 99 146 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 80 91 128
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £35,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +16.66%

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
43313 51228 54492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.22% 46.46% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 35195 41404 43733
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

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 26 July 2016 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 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 93 £44,000 -2.22% 13
London +55 40 £46,250 -7.50% 9
South East -19 23 £41,496 -2.36% 2
Yorkshire +39 12 £38,000 +8.57% 2
West Yorkshire +25 10 £38,000 +13.43% 2
Berkshire -10 10 £52,500 +16.66%
City of London +68 9 £45,000 -31.81% 2
Reading -3 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Leeds +33 6 £38,000 +13.43% 2
Kent +19 5 £27,500 -1.78% 2
East of England +9 4 - -
North East - 4 £31,750 -
North West +19 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Hertfordshire +14 3 - -
Surrey +10 3 £40,500 -19.00%
Manchester -3 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Leicestershire - 3 £33,500 -
Durham - 3 £30,000 -
Bury - 3 £37,500 -
Leicester - 3 £33,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £33,500 -
South Yorkshire +12 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Doncaster -6 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Brighton - 2 £45,500 -
Bradford - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £45,500 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +16 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Cambridgeshire +9 1 - -

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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.

1 131 (62.09%) Cisco
2 110 (52.13%) Firewall
3 85 (40.28%) CheckPoint
4 79 (37.44%) Windows
5 73 (34.60%) Juniper
6 68 (32.23%) SIEM
7 62 (29.38%) Blue Coat
8 60 (28.44%) Microsoft
8 60 (28.44%) Active Directory
9 55 (26.07%) Palo Alto
10 53 (25.12%) Network Security
10 53 (25.12%) Intel Security
11 52 (24.64%) Finance
12 51 (24.17%) Management Information System
12 51 (24.17%) VMware
13 48 (22.75%) HP
14 47 (22.27%) ITIL
15 46 (21.80%) Information Security
15 46 (21.80%) Windows Server
16 45 (21.33%) Cisco Certification
17 44 (20.85%) Citrix
18 40 (18.96%) Linux
18 40 (18.96%) Cisco ASA
18 40 (18.96%) Kalman Filter
19 39 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
19 39 (18.48%) MS Exchange
20 38 (18.01%) Degree
20 38 (18.01%) F5
20 38 (18.01%) Security Operations
21 36 (17.06%) WAN

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 39 (18.48%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (4.74%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.90%) IIS
7 4 (1.90%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (16.11%) MS Excel
2 26 (12.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Bankmaster
2 1 (0.47%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.48%) Mimecast
2 11 (5.21%) Office 365
3 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 110 (52.13%) Firewall
2 53 (25.12%) Network Security
3 40 (18.96%) Cisco ASA
4 36 (17.06%) WAN
5 32 (15.17%) DNS
6 29 (13.74%) VPN
7 28 (13.27%) LAN
8 27 (12.80%) TCP/IP
9 24 (11.37%) DHCP
9 24 (11.37%) Intrusion Detection
10 20 (9.48%) Internet
11 16 (7.58%) SSL
12 14 (6.64%) MPLS
12 14 (6.64%) SAN
13 13 (6.16%) Wireshark
14 12 (5.69%) IPsec
15 9 (4.27%) HTTP
15 9 (4.27%) SNMP
15 9 (4.27%) VoIP
15 9 (4.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.53%) Hadoop
1 18 (8.53%) NoSQL
1 18 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.06%) Big Data
3 8 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 52 (24.64%) Finance
2 7 (3.32%) Local Government
3 6 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.42%) Banking
4 3 (1.42%) Legal
5 2 (0.95%) German Language
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (21.80%) Analyst
2 42 (19.91%) Security Engineer
3 37 (17.54%) Security Analyst
4 27 (12.80%) Consultant
5 25 (11.85%) Network Engineer
6 23 (10.90%) Network Analyst
7 20 (9.48%) Security Consultant
8 19 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (7.58%) Network Security Analyst
10 15 (7.11%) Support Engineer
11 14 (6.64%) Network Security Engineer
12 13 (6.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 13 (6.16%) Technical Support
13 11 (5.21%) Operations Engineer
14 10 (4.74%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (4.74%) IT Engineer
14 10 (4.74%) IT Security Engineer
15 9 (4.27%) Cisco Analyst
15 9 (4.27%) Cisco Network Analyst
15 9 (4.27%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.84%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.95%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 51 (24.17%) Management Information System
2 26 (12.32%) Security Operations Centre
3 25 (11.85%) Computer Science
4 17 (8.06%) Data Centre
5 16 (7.58%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (5.21%) Blackberry
7 9 (4.27%) Driving Licence
7 9 (4.27%) RSA SecurID
8 8 (3.79%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (2.84%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (2.37%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.90%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.90%) Replication
12 3 (1.42%) Clustering
12 3 (1.42%) PKI
13 2 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.95%) Cryptography
13 2 (0.95%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 79 (37.44%) Windows
2 46 (21.80%) Windows Server
3 40 (18.96%) Linux
4 17 (8.06%) Unix
5 14 (6.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (6.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (5.21%) Windows 10
8 10 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (4.27%) Android
9 9 (4.27%) Solaris
10 8 (3.79%) Windows 7
11 7 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.37%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.95%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.95%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.23%) SIEM
2 47 (22.27%) ITIL
3 46 (21.80%) Information Security
4 40 (18.96%) Kalman Filter
5 38 (18.01%) Security Operations
6 29 (13.74%) Cybersecurity
7 28 (13.27%) Analytics
8 27 (12.80%) Technical Architecture
9 23 (10.90%) Presales
10 22 (10.43%) Risk Management
11 18 (8.53%) Data Analytics
11 18 (8.53%) Requirements Management
11 18 (8.53%) System Testing
12 17 (8.06%) Data Protection
12 17 (8.06%) Service Delivery
13 14 (6.64%) Change Control
13 14 (6.64%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (6.64%) Vulnerability Management
14 13 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (6.16%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (16.11%) SQL
2 14 (6.64%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.37%) VB
3 5 (2.37%) VBScript
4 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.47%) C
4 1 (0.47%) Java
4 1 (0.47%) Korn
4 1 (0.47%) Python
4 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (21.33%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (18.01%) Degree
3 28 (13.27%) CISSP
4 21 (9.95%) CCNA
5 20 (9.48%) SANS
6 18 (8.53%) CCNP
7 16 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (6.64%) Security Cleared
9 11 (5.21%) CCSE
9 11 (5.21%) CEH
9 11 (5.21%) CISA
9 11 (5.21%) CISM
9 11 (5.21%) MCSA
10 10 (4.74%) JNCIS
10 10 (4.74%) SC Cleared
11 9 (4.27%) JNCIP
12 8 (3.79%) ISACA
13 7 (3.32%) CCSA
13 7 (3.32%) GIAC
13 7 (3.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (13.27%) PCI DSS
3 11 (5.21%) SLA
4 6 (2.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.95%) COBIT
6 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.47%) GPG13
7 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 60 (28.44%) Active Directory
2 39 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (9.48%) XenApp
4 18 (8.53%) vSphere
5 9 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (4.27%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.84%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.90%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.90%) Squid
7 4 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.42%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.42%) Snort
8 3 (1.42%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.95%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.95%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.95%) NDS
9 2 (0.95%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (9.48%) Nessus
2 16 (7.58%) AirWatch
3 15 (7.11%) WSUS
4 12 (5.69%) McAfee ePO
5 10 (4.74%) Nmap
6 9 (4.27%) RSA Security Analytics
7 8 (3.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 7 (3.32%) QRadar
9 6 (2.84%) Backup Exec
10 5 (2.37%) Malwarebytes
10 5 (2.37%) Nagios
10 5 (2.37%) WhatsUp Gold
11 4 (1.90%) SCCM
12 3 (1.42%) Cisco Prime
12 3 (1.42%) SCOM
13 2 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.95%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 131 (62.09%) Cisco
2 85 (40.28%) CheckPoint
3 73 (34.60%) Juniper
4 62 (29.38%) Blue Coat
5 60 (28.44%) Microsoft
6 55 (26.07%) Palo Alto
7 53 (25.12%) Intel Security
8 51 (24.17%) VMware
9 48 (22.75%) HP
10 44 (20.85%) Citrix
11 38 (18.01%) F5
12 36 (17.06%) Fortinet
13 31 (14.69%) ArcSight
14 28 (13.27%) SolarWinds
14 28 (13.27%) Symantec
15 26 (12.32%) FireEye
16 24 (11.37%) Sourcefire
17 23 (10.90%) LogRhythm
18 18 (8.53%) Hortonworks
18 18 (8.53%) Intel
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