The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Websense products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Websense over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Websense
Rank 694 685 713
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Websense 194 190 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 169 125 90
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -

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
50441 49470 51504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.75% 47.60% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 41589 39334 43095
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Websense
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Websense Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Websense
Salary Trend

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

Websense Salary Trend in the UK

Websense
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Websense over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Websense Salary Histogram in the UK

Websense
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Websense within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
England +24 189 £44,500 -11.00% 17
London -27 84 £45,000 -14.28% 6
South East +7 70 £40,000 -15.78% 8
Surrey 0 21 £40,000 -21.95% 3
City of London +4 16 £48,500 -5.36% 2
Berkshire -2 14 £46,250 -7.50% 1
East of England -4 11 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Kent +3 9 £25,000 +8.69% 2
West Sussex - 9 £40,000 -
Maidstone +18 8 £25,000 +8.69%
North West +2 8 £44,000 +1.14%
Cheshire -7 8 £44,000 +1.14%
South West -4 7 £28,000 -36.36% 1
West Midlands -21 6 £45,000 -18.91%
Wilmslow - 6 £44,000 -
Slough - 6 £46,000 -
Crawley - 6 £40,000 -
Reading -4 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hertfordshire -8 5 £45,000 +91.48% 1
East Sussex -10 5 - -
Gloucestershire - 5 £28,000 - 1
Lewes - 5 - -
Borehamwood - 5 £45,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 5 £28,000 - 1
Hampshire -12 4 £58,750 +38.23% 2
Chiswick - 4 £45,000 -
Birmingham -6 3 £45,000 -33.33%
Gatwick - 3 £40,000 -
Essex - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands +24 2 £32,500 -13.33%

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 229 (56.82%) Firewall
2 224 (55.58%) Cisco
3 179 (44.42%) CheckPoint
3 179 (44.42%) Windows
4 152 (37.72%) Juniper
5 151 (37.47%) Microsoft
6 147 (36.48%) VMware
7 131 (32.51%) Blue Coat
8 130 (32.26%) F5
9 114 (28.29%) Active Directory
10 109 (27.05%) DNS
11 104 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 102 (25.31%) MS Exchange
13 101 (25.06%) Network Security
14 97 (24.07%) TCP/IP
15 94 (23.33%) Information Security
15 94 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 88 (21.84%) WAN
17 86 (21.34%) Cisco ASA
18 85 (21.09%) LAN
19 83 (20.60%) McAfee
20 78 (19.35%) ITIL
21 76 (18.86%) Linux
22 69 (17.12%) Cisco Certification
22 69 (17.12%) Kalman Filter
23 68 (16.87%) SLA
24 65 (16.13%) DHCP
25 64 (15.88%) MS Excel
26 63 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
27 62 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification

Websense
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 102 (25.31%) MS Exchange
2 60 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (11.91%) IIS
4 46 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 20 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (4.71%) Apache
8 17 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (3.23%) Lync
10 10 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.99%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.99%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.50%) JCAPS
14 2 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 64 (15.88%) MS Excel
2 39 (9.68%) MS Office
3 11 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.47%) Office 365
2 6 (1.49%) SaaS
3 5 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 229 (56.82%) Firewall
2 109 (27.05%) DNS
3 101 (25.06%) Network Security
4 97 (24.07%) TCP/IP
5 88 (21.84%) WAN
6 86 (21.34%) Cisco ASA
7 85 (21.09%) LAN
8 65 (16.13%) DHCP
9 61 (15.14%) VPN
10 60 (14.89%) SAN
11 49 (12.16%) Wireless
12 35 (8.68%) SSL
13 28 (6.95%) Internet
14 24 (5.96%) LDAP
15 22 (5.46%) Cisco PIX
16 21 (5.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 21 (5.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 19 (4.71%) Wireshark
17 19 (4.71%) tcpdump
18 15 (3.72%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.47%) MySQL
3 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Metasploit
1 2 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 62 (15.38%) Finance
2 18 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.22%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.47%) Legal
5 12 (2.98%) Law
6 7 (1.74%) Advertising
6 7 (1.74%) Marketing
7 6 (1.49%) Back Office
8 5 (1.24%) Banking
9 2 (0.50%) French Language
9 2 (0.50%) Norwegian Language
9 2 (0.50%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.50%) Swedish Language
9 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.50%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Military
10 1 (0.25%) Retail
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (15.88%) Network Engineer
2 54 (13.40%) Support Engineer
2 54 (13.40%) Security Engineer
3 51 (12.66%) Analyst
4 50 (12.41%) Consultant
5 45 (11.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (7.94%) Security Consultant
7 28 (6.95%) Security Analyst
8 27 (6.70%) Network Support
9 26 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
10 25 (6.20%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support
11 21 (5.21%) Network Security Engineer
12 20 (4.96%) Team Leader
13 18 (4.47%) Project Engineer
14 17 (4.22%) Network Team Leader
15 16 (3.97%) Implementation Engineer
15 16 (3.97%) Administrator
15 16 (3.97%) Technical Support
16 14 (3.47%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.49%) .NET
2 5 (1.24%) Regular Expression
3 4 (0.99%) SAML
4 2 (0.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.50%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.50%) Middleware
5 1 (0.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.95%) Management Information System
2 24 (5.96%) Clustering
3 15 (3.72%) Blackberry
4 13 (3.23%) Replication
4 13 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 13 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 9 (2.23%) CLARiiON
6 8 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.24%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.24%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.24%) PKI
8 5 (1.24%) SecurID
9 4 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.99%) NHS
10 3 (0.74%) iPhone
10 3 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.50%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 179 (44.42%) Windows
2 104 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (18.86%) Linux
4 63 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 57 (14.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (8.68%) Windows 7
7 33 (8.19%) UNIX
8 26 (6.45%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.74%) Solaris
10 5 (1.24%) Android
10 5 (1.24%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.25%) AIX
13 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (23.33%) Information Security
2 78 (19.35%) ITIL
3 69 (17.12%) Kalman Filter
4 42 (10.42%) Change Management
5 40 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (7.94%) Project Management
7 30 (7.44%) SIEM
8 26 (6.45%) Incident Management
9 24 (5.96%) Mentoring
10 23 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
11 21 (5.21%) CRM
12 20 (4.96%) Service Management
13 19 (4.71%) Data Security
14 18 (4.47%) Network Monitoring
15 16 (3.97%) Penetration Testing
16 15 (3.72%) PRINCE2
17 14 (3.47%) Network Management
17 14 (3.47%) Network Design
17 14 (3.47%) Project Planning
17 14 (3.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (6.70%) SQL
2 22 (5.46%) Shell Script
3 20 (4.96%) Perl
4 18 (4.47%) PowerShell
5 17 (4.22%) PHP
6 12 (2.98%) C++
7 5 (1.24%) Java
8 3 (0.74%) VBScript
9 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.50%) C
9 2 (0.50%) Python
10 1 (0.25%) VB
10 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (17.12%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (13.90%) MCSE
4 52 (12.90%) CCNP
5 45 (11.17%) CCNA
6 37 (9.18%) MCSA
6 37 (9.18%) CISSP
7 30 (7.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (6.70%) Degree
9 26 (6.45%) Security Cleared
10 25 (6.20%) CCSE
11 23 (5.71%) MCITP
12 21 (5.21%) CISM
13 19 (4.71%) SC Cleared
14 18 (4.47%) CCSA
15 17 (4.22%) MCP
15 17 (4.22%) CEH
16 16 (3.97%) JNCIS
17 15 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (2.48%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (16.87%) SLA
2 43 (10.67%) PCI DSS
3 33 (8.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (4.71%) GPG13
5 17 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.24%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.74%) BS7799
8 2 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 114 (28.29%) Active Directory
2 94 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (11.66%) VMware ESXi
4 44 (10.92%) vSphere
5 31 (7.69%) XenApp
6 23 (5.71%) ISA Server
6 23 (5.71%) VMware ESX
7 19 (4.71%) Squid
8 15 (3.72%) Hyper-V
9 13 (3.23%) Snort
10 11 (2.73%) Terminal Services
10 11 (2.73%) XenDesktop
11 8 (1.99%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (1.49%) UAG
13 5 (1.24%) SpamAssassin
13 5 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.99%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.74%) Sendmail
16 2 (0.50%) ProxySG
16 2 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (11.66%) SCCM
2 30 (7.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 29 (7.20%) SCOM
4 18 (4.47%) Backup Exec
5 15 (3.72%) Nessus
6 13 (3.23%) MIMEsweeper
7 12 (2.98%) ARCserve
8 11 (2.73%) NetBackup
9 9 (2.23%) WSUS
9 9 (2.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 8 (1.99%) HP SIM
11 6 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (1.49%) FortiGate
12 5 (1.24%) ZENworks
12 5 (1.24%) SCVMM
13 4 (0.99%) AppManager
14 3 (0.74%) MAILsweeper
14 3 (0.74%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.74%) Cacti
15 2 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 224 (55.58%) Cisco
2 179 (44.42%) CheckPoint
3 152 (37.72%) Juniper
4 151 (37.47%) Microsoft
5 147 (36.48%) VMware
6 131 (32.51%) Blue Coat
7 130 (32.26%) F5
8 83 (20.60%) McAfee
9 59 (14.64%) HP
10 53 (13.15%) Citrix
11 46 (11.41%) Fortinet
11 46 (11.41%) Symantec
12 38 (9.43%) SonicWALL
13 37 (9.18%) EMC
14 34 (8.44%) Clearswift
15 28 (6.95%) Dell
16 27 (6.70%) Aruba
17 26 (6.45%) Veeam
18 24 (5.96%) Sourcefire
19 21 (5.21%) SolarWinds
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + £750 per quarter bonus, phone, laptop
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Borehamwood
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago