Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Forcepoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Forcepoint over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 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).

Forcepoint
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 232 287
Rank change year-on-year -23 +55 -29
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 6 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.100% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.94% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 6
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £32,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -36.59% +13.89%
10th Percentile £41,875 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,000 £41,250 £58,125
South East median annual salary £65,000 £34,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +89.78% -2.14% -22.22%

Forcepoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,930 2,964 4,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.64% 46.04% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,167 2,262 3,227
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Forcepoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Forcepoint in Berkshire

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Forcepoint in Berkshire

Forcepoint
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forcepoint in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Forcepoint in Berkshire

Forcepoint
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 2 £56,250 +67.91% 1
Slough - 2 £67,500 -
Bracknell -36 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Forcepoint
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Forcepoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (33.33%) Threat Management
4 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm
4 2 (33.33%) Trend Micro
4 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Snort
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) SNMP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) DNS

Forcepoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) L2TP
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
4 1 (16.67%) SSH
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Telnet
4 1 (16.67%) VRRP
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SOC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SOC Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberattack
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) SIEM
1 2 (33.33%) Threat Management
2 1 (16.67%) Boundary Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCSP
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) RHCE
3 1 (16.67%) SANS
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Proventia
1 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (16.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 2 (33.33%) Trend Micro
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) Dell KACE
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) FireEye
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) IronPort
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) SevOne
4 1 (16.67%) Stonesoft
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) VMware