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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Websense
Rank 717 711 784
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +73
Permanent jobs citing Websense 186 166 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 150 131 88
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £100,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.92% +6.87%

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
54348 51006 56396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.48% 47.80% 48.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43047 41854 47152
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 +3 180 £47,500 - 23
London -31 77 £51,250 -10.86% 6
South East +13 74 £44,500 -6.31% 7
Kent +21 28 £42,500 +0.59% 3
Surrey +10 23 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Berkshire -2 21 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Birmingham +5 13 £34,875 - 4
West Midlands +1 13 £34,875 - 4
Slough - 12 £60,000 -
Maidstone - 10 £26,500 - 2
Camberley - 9 £44,000 - 1
City of London +3 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Reading -12 8 £55,000 +15.78% 1
North West -21 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Wales - 5 £36,500 - 1
South Wales - 5 £36,500 - 1
Chertsey - 5 £40,000 -
West Malling +8 4 £42,500 -15.00% 1
East of England -27 4 £46,250 +23.33% 2
Yorkshire -34 4 £54,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £54,000 - 1
Bridgend - 4 £36,500 -
Harrow - 4 - -
Luton -2 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Bedfordshire -12 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Cheshire -18 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Manchester - 3 £47,500 -
Wilmslow - 3 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire -12 1 £45,000 +17.64% 1
South West -32 1 - - 3

Websense
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 201 (55.83%) Firewall
2 195 (54.17%) CheckPoint
3 174 (48.33%) Windows
4 154 (42.78%) Cisco
4 154 (42.78%) Juniper
5 152 (42.22%) Blue Coat
6 127 (35.28%) F5
6 127 (35.28%) Active Directory
7 124 (34.44%) Microsoft
8 111 (30.83%) Network Security
9 105 (29.17%) McAfee
10 96 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 83 (23.06%) MS Exchange
12 82 (22.78%) DNS
12 82 (22.78%) Cisco Certification
12 82 (22.78%) VMware
13 81 (22.50%) Information Security
14 80 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
15 75 (20.83%) TCP/IP
16 69 (19.17%) WAN
17 68 (18.89%) Linux
18 67 (18.61%) CCNP
18 67 (18.61%) Cisco ASA
19 66 (18.33%) LAN
20 65 (18.06%) ITIL
21 62 (17.22%) Symantec
21 62 (17.22%) SIEM
22 61 (16.94%) PCI DSS
22 61 (16.94%) MS Office
23 60 (16.67%) Finance

Websense
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 83 (23.06%) MS Exchange
2 48 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (10.56%) IIS
4 37 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 23 (6.39%) SharePoint
7 19 (5.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (5.28%) Apache
8 16 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (3.06%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (2.22%) Lync
11 7 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.56%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 61 (16.94%) MS Office
2 34 (9.44%) MS Excel
3 18 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.50%) SaaS
2 7 (1.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 201 (55.83%) Firewall
2 111 (30.83%) Network Security
3 82 (22.78%) DNS
4 75 (20.83%) TCP/IP
5 69 (19.17%) WAN
6 67 (18.61%) Cisco ASA
7 66 (18.33%) LAN
8 50 (13.89%) DHCP
9 47 (13.06%) Internet
10 38 (10.56%) Cisco PIX
11 30 (8.33%) SAN
12 27 (7.50%) Wireless
13 23 (6.39%) SSL
14 21 (5.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 19 (5.28%) VPN
16 18 (5.00%) tcpdump
16 18 (5.00%) Wireshark
17 17 (4.72%) Intrusion Detection
17 17 (4.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 17 (4.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.78%) MySQL
3 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.28%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (2.78%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.56%) RequisitePro
General
1 60 (16.67%) Finance
2 28 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.33%) Law
3 12 (3.33%) Legal
3 12 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.94%) Retail
5 4 (1.11%) Banking
6 3 (0.83%) Publishing
7 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.56%) Advertising
7 2 (0.56%) Back Office
7 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.28%) Front Office
8 1 (0.28%) Games
8 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 85 (23.61%) Consultant
2 66 (18.33%) Security Consultant
3 51 (14.17%) Security Engineer
4 40 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 38 (10.56%) Analyst
6 28 (7.78%) Network Engineer
6 28 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (6.39%) 3rd Line Support
7 23 (6.39%) Systems Engineer
8 22 (6.11%) Senior Consultant
8 22 (6.11%) Security Analyst
9 19 (5.28%) Escalation Engineer
10 16 (4.44%) Administrator
10 16 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
11 14 (3.89%) Network Consultant
11 14 (3.89%) Security Specialist
11 14 (3.89%) Network Support
11 14 (3.89%) Network Security Consultant
12 13 (3.61%) IT Security Engineer
12 13 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.83%) HTML
1 3 (0.83%) Regular Expression
2 2 (0.56%) .NET
3 1 (0.28%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.39%) Management Information System
2 26 (7.22%) Blackberry
3 17 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.50%) Thin Client
4 9 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.22%) iPad
6 7 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (1.67%) CLARiiON
8 5 (1.39%) SecurID
8 5 (1.39%) PKI
8 5 (1.39%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.11%) Replication
10 3 (0.83%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.83%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.83%) Derivative
10 3 (0.83%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.56%) iPhone
11 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.56%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 174 (48.33%) Windows
2 96 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (18.89%) Linux
4 53 (14.72%) Windows 7
5 40 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (10.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (10.28%) Windows XP
8 34 (9.44%) UNIX
9 12 (3.33%) Solaris
9 12 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (2.78%) FreeBSD
11 6 (1.67%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.11%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.11%) Android
13 2 (0.56%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.28%) CentOS
14 1 (0.28%) Fedora
14 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.50%) Information Security
2 80 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 65 (18.06%) ITIL
4 62 (17.22%) SIEM
5 45 (12.50%) Change Management
6 40 (11.11%) Data Security
7 39 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 22 (6.11%) Project Planning
10 21 (5.83%) PRINCE2
11 19 (5.28%) CRM
11 19 (5.28%) Mentoring
12 17 (4.72%) Project Management
13 16 (4.44%) Software Licensing
14 14 (3.89%) Migration
15 13 (3.61%) Cyber Security
16 12 (3.33%) Change Control
16 12 (3.33%) Network Design
17 11 (3.06%) E-Commerce
18 10 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (9.72%) SQL
2 31 (8.61%) Perl
3 22 (6.11%) PowerShell
4 17 (4.72%) Shell Script
4 17 (4.72%) PHP
5 14 (3.89%) C++
6 12 (3.33%) Ruby
6 12 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.39%) VBScript
8 4 (1.11%) VB
8 4 (1.11%) Java
8 4 (1.11%) C#
9 3 (0.83%) Python
10 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.28%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (22.78%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (18.61%) CCNP
3 53 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (13.33%) CCSE
4 48 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 42 (11.67%) SC Cleared
6 36 (10.00%) CCNA
7 32 (8.89%) CISSP
8 30 (8.33%) MCSE
9 25 (6.94%) MCSA
10 24 (6.67%) JNCIS
11 22 (6.11%) Degree
12 19 (5.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (4.72%) MCP
13 17 (4.72%) SSCP
14 14 (3.89%) MCITP
14 14 (3.89%) CEH
14 14 (3.89%) CCSA
15 11 (3.06%) CISA
15 11 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (16.94%) PCI DSS
2 40 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 37 (10.28%) SLA
4 17 (4.72%) GPG13
4 17 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.39%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.11%) BS7799
7 2 (0.56%) QA
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 127 (35.28%) Active Directory
2 58 (16.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (10.28%) Snort
4 24 (6.67%) vSphere
5 23 (6.39%) XenApp
5 23 (6.39%) ISA Server
6 20 (5.56%) Hyper-V
7 18 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (4.72%) VMware ESX
8 17 (4.72%) Squid
9 15 (4.17%) XenDesktop
10 12 (3.33%) KVM
11 10 (2.78%) Nmap
12 8 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (2.22%) UAG
13 4 (1.11%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.83%) SpamAssassin
15 2 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
16 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (8.89%) SCCM
2 27 (7.50%) Nessus
3 23 (6.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 20 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
5 18 (5.00%) ARCserve
6 16 (4.44%) SCOM
7 13 (3.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (2.50%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.94%) NetBackup
9 7 (1.94%) Cryoserver
10 6 (1.67%) HP SIM
10 6 (1.67%) WSUS
11 5 (1.39%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (1.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 4 (1.11%) FortiGate
12 4 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.83%) MIMEsweeper
14 2 (0.56%) AppManager
14 2 (0.56%) Legato
Vendors
1 195 (54.17%) CheckPoint
2 154 (42.78%) Cisco
2 154 (42.78%) Juniper
3 152 (42.22%) Blue Coat
4 127 (35.28%) F5
5 124 (34.44%) Microsoft
6 105 (29.17%) McAfee
7 82 (22.78%) VMware
8 62 (17.22%) Symantec
9 48 (13.33%) HP
10 46 (12.78%) Citrix
11 45 (12.50%) Fortinet
12 36 (10.00%) Sourcefire
13 33 (9.17%) Lumension
14 32 (8.89%) SonicWALL
15 29 (8.06%) Aruba
16 27 (7.50%) IBM
17 24 (6.67%) Clearswift
18 23 (6.39%) ServiceNow
19 22 (6.11%) IronPort
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40k per year + Bonus + Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Building Society
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jumar
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Camberley
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Posted: 25 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Cobham
Posted: 26 days ago