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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Forcepoint
UK
Rank 769 794 791
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 82 148 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 59 111 144
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,500 £62,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -

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
36836 46293 49893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.81% 45.87% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29644 37797 40683
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +15 72 £42,500 -8.60% 8
South East +28 40 £40,000 -13.04% 3
London +14 21 £67,500 +35.00% 4
Berkshire +13 18 £45,250 +0.55% 1
Oxfordshire - 10 £40,000 -
Oxford - 10 £40,000 -
Reading +18 9 - -
City of London +24 8 £68,750 +44.73%
Kent +7 7 £40,000 -30.43%
West Midlands +27 5 £67,500 +58.82% 1
Birmingham +9 5 £67,500 +58.82% 1
Bracknell - 4 £38,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £52,500 -
Leeds +22 3 £42,500 +41.66%
West Yorkshire +22 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Yorkshire +22 3 £42,500 +17.24%
County Antrim - 3 £23,500 -
Belfast - 3 £23,500 -
Maidstone - 3 £40,000 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £23,500 -
Surrey +49 2 £38,000 -26.57%
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Durham - 2 £38,750 -
North East - 2 £38,750 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Camberley - 2 £38,000 -
East of England +28 1 £57,500 +69.11%
Hertfordshire +12 1 £57,500 +21.05%

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 122 (55.96%) Cisco
2 105 (48.17%) Firewall
3 95 (43.58%) Windows
4 64 (29.36%) CheckPoint
5 62 (28.44%) Intel Security
5 62 (28.44%) Microsoft
6 56 (25.69%) Windows Server
7 54 (24.77%) F5
8 52 (23.85%) Active Directory
9 50 (22.94%) VPN
9 50 (22.94%) SolarWinds
10 45 (20.64%) Juniper
11 44 (20.18%) Blue Coat
11 44 (20.18%) Degree
12 43 (19.72%) CISSP
13 41 (18.81%) VMware
13 41 (18.81%) Network Security
13 41 (18.81%) Analytics
14 40 (18.35%) Cisco ASA
15 39 (17.89%) Finance
15 39 (17.89%) Information Security
16 35 (16.06%) Risk Management
16 35 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (15.60%) Palo Alto
17 34 (15.60%) Tripwire
17 34 (15.60%) MS Exchange
18 33 (15.14%) Linux
18 33 (15.14%) SIEM
19 32 (14.68%) Data Centre
19 32 (14.68%) 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 34 (15.60%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (7.80%) Skype for Business
4 9 (4.13%) IIS
5 3 (1.38%) Apache
5 3 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.46%) nginx
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 22 (10.09%) MS Office
3 7 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.83%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.83%) FrameMaker
5 4 (1.83%) Snagit
6 3 (1.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.09%) Office 365
2 15 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.05%) Mimecast
4 8 (3.67%) Google Analytics
5 6 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.46%) IaaS
6 1 (0.46%) PaaS
6 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (48.17%) Firewall
2 50 (22.94%) VPN
3 41 (18.81%) Network Security
4 40 (18.35%) Cisco ASA
5 27 (12.39%) TCP/IP
5 27 (12.39%) Wireless
6 25 (11.47%) DNS
7 23 (10.55%) Cisco ISE
8 22 (10.09%) LAN
9 21 (9.63%) OSPF
9 21 (9.63%) WAN
10 20 (9.17%) Cisco Wireless
11 19 (8.72%) MPLS
12 18 (8.26%) BGP
13 17 (7.80%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (6.88%) VLAN
14 15 (6.88%) Wireshark
15 14 (6.42%) IPsec
15 14 (6.42%) WAAS
16 13 (5.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.50%) Hadoop
3 8 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.83%) Big Data
5 4 (1.83%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (17.89%) Finance
2 14 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.96%) Banking
4 9 (4.13%) Advertising
4 9 (4.13%) Marketing
5 8 (3.67%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.75%) Legal
6 6 (2.75%) Publishing
7 5 (2.29%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.29%) Law
8 3 (1.38%) Front Office
9 2 (0.92%) Back Office
9 2 (0.92%) Local Government
10 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (29.82%) Analyst
2 42 (19.27%) Security Analyst
3 25 (11.47%) Security Engineer
4 24 (11.01%) Cisco Analyst
5 20 (9.17%) Network Analyst
5 20 (9.17%) Network Engineer
6 16 (7.34%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 16 (7.34%) Consultant
7 15 (6.88%) Architect
8 14 (6.42%) Applications Support
8 14 (6.42%) Support Analyst
9 13 (5.96%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 13 (5.96%) Technical Support
10 12 (5.50%) Risk Analyst
10 12 (5.50%) Security Risk Analyst
11 11 (5.05%) IT Analyst
11 11 (5.05%) IT Security Analyst
11 11 (5.05%) Support Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (4.59%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.75%) HTML
2 5 (2.29%) XML
3 4 (1.83%) CSS
3 4 (1.83%) Middleware
4 2 (0.92%) .NET
5 1 (0.46%) COM
5 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.68%) Data Centre
2 21 (9.63%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.63%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (7.80%) Clustering
3 17 (7.80%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 10 (4.59%) Replication
6 8 (3.67%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.29%) IVR
8 4 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.83%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.83%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.38%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.46%) CESG
10 1 (0.46%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.46%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 95 (43.58%) Windows
2 56 (25.69%) Windows Server
3 33 (15.14%) Linux
4 29 (13.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (10.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (7.34%) Unix
7 15 (6.88%) Windows 7
8 9 (4.13%) Windows 10
9 7 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.75%) Solaris
11 4 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.38%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.38%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.81%) Analytics
2 39 (17.89%) Information Security
3 35 (16.06%) Risk Management
4 33 (15.14%) SIEM
5 27 (12.39%) Kalman Filter
5 27 (12.39%) Security Operations
6 26 (11.93%) Presales
7 22 (10.09%) ITIL
7 22 (10.09%) Problem Management
8 20 (9.17%) Mentoring
9 19 (8.72%) Performance Monitoring
10 18 (8.26%) Change Control
10 18 (8.26%) Network Monitoring
10 18 (8.26%) Patch Management
10 18 (8.26%) Project Management
11 17 (7.80%) Incident Management
11 17 (7.80%) Web Filtering
12 16 (7.34%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (6.42%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.09%) SQL
2 19 (8.72%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.13%) Python
4 6 (2.75%) VB
5 5 (2.29%) Perl
6 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.38%) C
7 3 (1.38%) C++
7 3 (1.38%) PHP
7 3 (1.38%) VBA
8 2 (0.92%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.92%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.92%) VBScript
9 1 (0.46%) Tcl
9 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (20.18%) Degree
2 43 (19.72%) CISSP
3 26 (11.93%) CEH
4 25 (11.47%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (8.26%) CISM
5 18 (8.26%) Security Cleared
6 17 (7.80%) SANS
7 16 (7.34%) CCNA
7 16 (7.34%) CCNP
8 15 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (6.42%) CISA
10 13 (5.96%) MCSA
10 13 (5.96%) SSCP
11 11 (5.05%) GIAC
12 9 (4.13%) CCSE
13 8 (3.67%) SC Cleared
14 7 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (2.29%) CCIE
15 5 (2.29%) ISACA
16 4 (1.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (8.72%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (2.29%) SLA
5 4 (1.83%) QA
5 4 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.38%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.38%) GDPR
7 1 (0.46%) GPG13
7 1 (0.46%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.46%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 52 (23.85%) Active Directory
2 35 (16.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.96%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.05%) Snort
4 11 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (5.05%) XenApp
5 9 (4.13%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (3.21%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (2.75%) XenServer
9 4 (1.83%) ISA Server
9 4 (1.83%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (1.83%) vSphere
10 3 (1.38%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.92%) UAG
12 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (10.09%) McAfee ePO
2 17 (7.80%) RSA Security Analytics
3 14 (6.42%) WSUS
4 9 (4.13%) EnCase
4 9 (4.13%) QRadar
5 8 (3.67%) AirWatch
5 8 (3.67%) Backup Exec
5 8 (3.67%) RSA enVision
6 7 (3.21%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (3.21%) Malwarebytes
6 7 (3.21%) Nagios
6 7 (3.21%) Nessus
6 7 (3.21%) WhatsUp Gold
7 6 (2.75%) Nexpose
7 6 (2.75%) SCCM
7 6 (2.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (2.29%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (1.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 122 (55.96%) Cisco
2 64 (29.36%) CheckPoint
3 62 (28.44%) Intel Security
3 62 (28.44%) Microsoft
4 54 (24.77%) F5
5 50 (22.94%) SolarWinds
6 45 (20.64%) Juniper
7 44 (20.18%) Blue Coat
8 41 (18.81%) VMware
9 34 (15.60%) Palo Alto
9 34 (15.60%) Tripwire
10 32 (14.68%) Sophos
11 28 (12.84%) Sourcefire
12 26 (11.93%) ArcSight
12 26 (11.93%) Splunk
13 25 (11.47%) Symantec
14 23 (10.55%) HP
15 21 (9.63%) FireEye
16 18 (8.26%) Avaya
16 18 (8.26%) Qualys
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