The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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 Forcepoint, LLC (formerly Websense).

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 60 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% - 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -1.14%
Forcepoint
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
276 300 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 49.46% 57.36% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 234 198 147
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the Watford region.

Forcepoint Salary Trend in Watford

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Forcepoint 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 Forcepoint.

1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) CISMP
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Forcepoint 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 Forcepoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISMP
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (50.00%) VMware