The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank - - 217
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Forcepoint
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2615 2701 2759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.70% 47.45% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 2218 2289
Median salary £39,323 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Forcepoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Forcepoint Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Forcepoint
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
1 1 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Officer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft