The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 - 263 247
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.014% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.031% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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 Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2714 3275 3139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.07% 45.68% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 2664 2364
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,250 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Forcepoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Forcepoint Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Forcepoint Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Email Filtering
2 3 (75.00%) Proventia
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Kaspersky
2 3 (75.00%) Sendmail
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (75.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (75.00%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (75.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS

Forcepoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Email Filtering
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) ProxySG
1 3 (75.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) MAILsweeper
1 3 (75.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (75.00%) Proventia
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) Kaspersky
1 3 (75.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk