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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forcepoint over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Forcepoint
Rank 220 210 195
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.099% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.22% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +20.13%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.72%
Forcepoint
England

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
2507 2317 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.04% 45.79% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2060 2028 1686
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forcepoint across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Forcepoint Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Forcepoint
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Birmingham +2 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Staffordshire -2 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Forcepoint
England

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
1 10 (76.92%) CISM
1 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) CISA
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 6 (46.15%) CRISC
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
4 4 (30.77%) Security Management
4 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) ISMS
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Process Management
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security Governance
4 4 (30.77%) Threat Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Resource Management
4 4 (30.77%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) SIEM
4 4 (30.77%) Process Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Kaspersky

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) IT Manager
1 4 (30.77%) IT Security Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) IT Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) IT Security Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) IT Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Security Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Officer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Officer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
2 4 (30.77%) Business Process Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Governance
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
2 4 (30.77%) ISMS
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Process Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Process Management
2 4 (30.77%) Resource Management
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) Security Management
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
2 4 (30.77%) Threat Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISM
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) CISA
2 6 (46.15%) CRISC
3 2 (15.38%) CCSA
3 2 (15.38%) CCSE
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) ProxySG
2 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (7.69%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) Proventia
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Intel Security
3 3 (23.08%) Kaspersky
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Clearswift
4 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
4 2 (15.38%) Stonesoft
4 2 (15.38%) Trustwave
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
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