Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 139 169
Rank change year-on-year +24 +30 +10
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 2 36 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.12% 1.21% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 2.19% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 34 11
Median annual salary £55,909 £57,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -14.81% -
10th Percentile £53,114 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £58,705 £60,500 £78,750
West Midlands median annual salary £55,909 £57,500 £56,500
% change year-on-year -2.77% +1.77% -16.30%

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 749 1,647 1,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 45.50% 55.44% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 643 1,229 1,213
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,400 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,850 £72,000 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £44,871 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.86% +5.58% +6.25%

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Forcepoint in Birmingham

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Forcepoint in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Forcepoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Innovative Thinking

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 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft