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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 822 852 807
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -45
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 101 109 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 63 78 143
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £31,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
44046 50258 54761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.82% 46.92% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 35902 40362 44390
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 £70,000 £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 26 May 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 May 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 +17 99 £46,000 +2.22% 18
South East +16 35 £46,000 +6.35% 7
London +29 32 £49,500 -23.84% 5
Berkshire +22 21 £50,000 +7.52% 2
Reading +27 20 - -
Yorkshire +4 12 £40,000 +19.40% 2
City of London +60 8 £66,000 -5.71%
Surrey +7 7 £57,500 +39.39% 2
South West +5 7 £35,000 -23.07% 1
West Yorkshire +16 6 - - 2
Leeds +15 6 - - 1
Gloucester +13 6 - -
North Yorkshire +13 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Gloucestershire -3 6 - -
North West - 6 £35,500 -
Manchester - 6 £35,500 -
Bury - 6 £35,500 -
York -4 5 £40,000 +14.28%
East Sussex - 4 £45,500 - 1
Brighton - 4 £45,500 - 1
Kent 0 3 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Leicestershire - 2 £29,500 - 3
East Midlands - 2 £29,500 - 3
Leicester - 2 £29,500 - 3
Redhill +10 1 £46,000 +22.66%
East of England +9 1 - -
Maidstone +5 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Cambridge +5 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +1 1 - -
Devon - 1 £35,000 -

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 149 (59.60%) Cisco
2 145 (58.00%) Firewall
3 111 (44.40%) CheckPoint
4 98 (39.20%) Windows
5 73 (29.20%) Network Security
6 72 (28.80%) SIEM
7 70 (28.00%) Finance
8 69 (27.60%) Microsoft
9 67 (26.80%) Juniper
10 65 (26.00%) Active Directory
10 65 (26.00%) Blue Coat
11 62 (24.80%) Linux
12 60 (24.00%) WAN
13 58 (23.20%) VMware
14 57 (22.80%) ITIL
14 57 (22.80%) Windows Server
15 56 (22.40%) HP
15 56 (22.40%) Information Security
16 55 (22.00%) F5
17 54 (21.60%) LAN
18 51 (20.40%) TCP/IP
19 50 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
20 49 (19.60%) Citrix
21 48 (19.20%) Cisco Certification
22 45 (18.00%) Management Information System
22 45 (18.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 44 (17.60%) VMware Infrastructure
23 44 (17.60%) Palo Alto
24 43 (17.20%) Degree
25 42 (16.80%) MS Exchange

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 42 (16.80%) MS Exchange
2 21 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (4.00%) IIS
5 9 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (3.60%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.40%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.20%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.80%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.40%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.00%) MS Office
3 4 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.40%) Bankmaster
2 1 (0.40%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.60%) Mimecast
2 14 (5.60%) Office 365
3 8 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.80%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 145 (58.00%) Firewall
2 73 (29.20%) Network Security
3 60 (24.00%) WAN
4 54 (21.60%) LAN
5 51 (20.40%) TCP/IP
6 40 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
7 39 (15.60%) DNS
8 36 (14.40%) VPN
9 35 (14.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 33 (13.20%) SSL
11 32 (12.80%) DHCP
12 29 (11.60%) Cisco IOS
13 25 (10.00%) Internet
14 22 (8.80%) MPLS
15 19 (7.60%) OSPF
16 18 (7.20%) BGP
16 18 (7.20%) Wireless
16 18 (7.20%) Wireshark
17 17 (6.80%) IPsec
18 16 (6.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.20%) Big Data
2 13 (5.20%) Hadoop
2 13 (5.20%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.60%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.80%) MySQL
7 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.40%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 70 (28.00%) Finance
2 14 (5.60%) Legal
3 9 (3.60%) Advertising
4 3 (1.20%) Banking
4 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.40%) Billing
5 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (20.40%) Analyst
2 47 (18.80%) Security Engineer
3 40 (16.00%) Security Analyst
4 38 (15.20%) Network Engineer
5 32 (12.80%) Consultant
6 27 (10.80%) Network Analyst
7 22 (8.80%) Security Consultant
8 21 (8.40%) Network Security Engineer
8 21 (8.40%) Support Engineer
9 20 (8.00%) Network Security Analyst
10 19 (7.60%) IT Engineer
11 18 (7.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (7.20%) IT Security Engineer
12 17 (6.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 15 (6.00%) Operations Engineer
14 12 (4.80%) Security Specialist
14 12 (4.80%) Technical Support
15 10 (4.00%) Cisco Analyst
15 10 (4.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
15 10 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.40%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 30 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.40%) Blackberry
4 16 (6.40%) Data Centre
5 13 (5.20%) Security Operations Centre
6 12 (4.80%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (4.40%) Driving Licence
7 11 (4.40%) Fat Client
7 11 (4.40%) Thin Client
8 10 (4.00%) RSA SecurID
9 9 (3.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 8 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (3.20%) Replication
10 8 (3.20%) Smartphone
11 7 (2.80%) Mathematics
12 5 (2.00%) EqualLogic
12 5 (2.00%) PKI
13 4 (1.60%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.60%) Clustering
13 4 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 98 (39.20%) Windows
2 62 (24.80%) Linux
3 57 (22.80%) Windows Server
4 32 (12.80%) Android
5 30 (12.00%) Unix
6 15 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (4.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (4.40%) Windows Mobile
8 11 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.60%) Solaris
10 8 (3.20%) Windows 10
10 8 (3.20%) Windows 7
10 8 (3.20%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.60%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.60%) CentOS
11 4 (1.60%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.60%) Windows NT
12 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (28.80%) SIEM
2 57 (22.80%) ITIL
3 56 (22.40%) Information Security
4 50 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 30 (12.00%) Presales
6 29 (11.60%) Security Operations
7 26 (10.40%) Risk Management
8 25 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (9.60%) Load Balancing
10 23 (9.20%) Data Security
11 18 (7.20%) Analytics
12 17 (6.80%) Incident Management
12 17 (6.80%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (6.80%) Technical Architecture
13 16 (6.40%) Security Management
13 16 (6.40%) Web Filtering
14 13 (5.20%) Network Design
14 13 (5.20%) Requirements Management
14 13 (5.20%) System Testing
14 13 (5.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.20%) SQL
2 15 (6.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.40%) VB
3 6 (2.40%) VBScript
4 5 (2.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.00%) Python
5 4 (1.60%) Perl
6 3 (1.20%) C
6 3 (1.20%) Java
7 2 (0.80%) C++
8 1 (0.40%) Korn
8 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (19.20%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (17.20%) Degree
3 33 (13.20%) CISSP
4 21 (8.40%) CCNA
4 21 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (8.00%) CCNP
6 16 (6.40%) CISM
7 14 (5.60%) CEH
7 14 (5.60%) CISA
8 12 (4.80%) Security Cleared
9 11 (4.40%) SSCP
10 9 (3.60%) MCSA
10 9 (3.60%) MCSE
10 9 (3.60%) SC Cleared
11 8 (3.20%) CRISC
11 8 (3.20%) SANS
12 7 (2.80%) CCSA
13 6 (2.40%) PMI Certification
13 6 (2.40%) PMP
14 5 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (18.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (15.60%) PCI DSS
3 13 (5.20%) SLA
4 8 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.20%) QA
6 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.40%) GPG13
System Software
1 65 (26.00%) Active Directory
2 44 (17.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (12.40%) XenApp
4 22 (8.80%) vSphere
5 13 (5.20%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.40%) Squid
7 6 (2.40%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.00%) ProxySG
9 4 (1.60%) ISA Server
9 4 (1.60%) NDS
9 4 (1.60%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.80%) iptables
11 2 (0.80%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.80%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.40%) Snort
12 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (11.60%) Nessus
2 16 (6.40%) Nmap
3 14 (5.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 9 (3.60%) Backup Exec
5 8 (3.20%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (3.20%) Nagios
6 7 (2.80%) SCCM
6 7 (2.80%) WSUS
7 6 (2.40%) AirWatch
8 5 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (1.60%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.60%) Puppet
9 4 (1.60%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.80%) Nexpose
10 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.80%) RSA Security Analytics
10 2 (0.80%) SCOM
10 2 (0.80%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.80%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 2 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 149 (59.60%) Cisco
2 111 (44.40%) CheckPoint
3 69 (27.60%) Microsoft
4 67 (26.80%) Juniper
5 65 (26.00%) Blue Coat
6 58 (23.20%) VMware
7 56 (22.40%) HP
8 55 (22.00%) F5
9 49 (19.60%) Citrix
10 44 (17.60%) Palo Alto
11 38 (15.20%) Intel Security
12 35 (14.00%) LogRhythm
13 30 (12.00%) Fortinet
14 28 (11.20%) ArcSight
15 27 (10.80%) SolarWinds
16 24 (9.60%) Tripwire
17 23 (9.20%) Symantec
18 22 (8.80%) Sourcefire
19 19 (7.60%) Red Hat
20 15 (6.00%) Sophos
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