Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 233 298
Rank change year-on-year -18 +65 -28
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 10 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.88% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 6
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% -33.00% +11.11%
South East median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% +14.29% -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 3,083 2,825 4,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.64% 46.07% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,360 2,169 3,296
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,875
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% - +4.65%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Slough - 5 £40,000 -
Bracknell -27 4 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Forcepoint
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) DHCP
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) VLAN
4 6 (60.00%) Network Security
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) SIEM
5 5 (50.00%) LogRhythm
5 5 (50.00%) SSL
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) CCNP
5 5 (50.00%) CISSP
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Juniper
5 5 (50.00%) SNMP
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) BGP
6 4 (40.00%) OSPF
6 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (40.00%) Presales
6 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
6 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
6 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing

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 3 (30.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 6 (60.00%) VLAN
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (50.00%) SNMP
4 5 (50.00%) SSL
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) BGP
5 4 (40.00%) OSPF
5 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (30.00%) FWSM
6 3 (30.00%) MPLS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Back Office
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (10.00%) Cyberattack
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Presales
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (30.00%) Network Design
3 3 (30.00%) Software Optimisation
3 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 1 (10.00%) Boundary Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) CCDP
2 3 (30.00%) CCSE
2 3 (30.00%) IISP
2 3 (30.00%) ISSAP
2 3 (30.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CCSP
4 1 (10.00%) CEH
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) SANS
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) XenApp
1 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (30.00%) QRadar
2 1 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (10.00%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 5 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Apple
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Polycom
4 3 (30.00%) Splunk
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) Tufin
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (10.00%) Aruba
6 1 (10.00%) Canon
6 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
6 1 (10.00%) SevOne
6 1 (10.00%) Stonesoft