Period
to 22 September 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 September 2019 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 172 193
Rank change year-on-year +42 +21 -
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 24 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.90% 0.69% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 1.44% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 1
Birmingham median annual salary £56,250 £67,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +125.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £78,750 £31,000
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +91.67% -

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 Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,400 1,808 1,743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 52.49% 48.17% 45.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,178 1,244 1,327
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,075 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Forcepoint in Birmingham

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Forcepoint in Birmingham

Forcepoint
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forcepoint in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Forcepoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 20 (83.33%) Symantec
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 17 (70.83%) ITIL
4 15 (62.50%) DNS
5 14 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (58.33%) McAfee
5 14 (58.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (58.33%) Windows
5 14 (58.33%) SharePoint
5 14 (58.33%) DHCP
5 14 (58.33%) IBM
5 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 14 (58.33%) HP
5 14 (58.33%) Dell
5 14 (58.33%) VMware
5 14 (58.33%) SCCM
5 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
5 14 (58.33%) Kalman Filter
5 14 (58.33%) Patch Management
5 14 (58.33%) Data Centre
5 14 (58.33%) Web Filtering
5 14 (58.33%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco Firepower
7 7 (29.17%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (25.00%) Validation

Forcepoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (29.17%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) DNS
2 14 (58.33%) DHCP
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (8.33%) BGP
6 2 (8.33%) HSRP
6 2 (8.33%) IPsec
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) OSPF
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
6 2 (8.33%) VPN
6 2 (8.33%) VRRP
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (4.17%) DKIM
7 1 (4.17%) DMARC
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Designer
3 6 (25.00%) Security Designer
4 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Office 365 Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Principal Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Data Centre
1 14 (58.33%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
1 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (58.33%) Patch Management
2 14 (58.33%) Web Filtering
3 6 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 6 (25.00%) SABSA
3 6 (25.00%) Threat Detection
3 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (4.17%) Coaching
5 1 (4.17%) Email Migration
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (25.00%) CCNP
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) CISSP
2 6 (25.00%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 14 (58.33%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) CASB
2 6 (25.00%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 20 (83.33%) Symantec
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 14 (58.33%) Dell
4 14 (58.33%) HP
4 14 (58.33%) IBM
4 14 (58.33%) McAfee
4 14 (58.33%) VMware
5 6 (25.00%) ForeScout
5 6 (25.00%) Netskope
6 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) Huawei
7 1 (4.17%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) MobileIron