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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 138 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% 0.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Median salary £67,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.82% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  

Forcepoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 826 1052 796
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 44.29% 43.89% 46.09%
Number of salaries quoted 604 813 674
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,700 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Forcepoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Forcepoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Blue Coat
2 6 (85.71%) Fortinet
2 6 (85.71%) Presales
3 5 (71.43%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto
3 5 (71.43%) Imperva
3 5 (71.43%) Aruba
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Rapid7
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
5 1 (14.29%) QRadar
5 1 (14.29%) IISP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
5 1 (14.29%) ISO27002
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
5 1 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) Splunk
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM

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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) FWSM
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) S/MIME
2 1 (14.29%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Presales Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Presales Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (14.29%) SCADA
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Presales
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCDP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) IISP
1 1 (14.29%) ISSAP
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Blue Coat
2 6 (85.71%) Fortinet
3 5 (71.43%) Aruba
3 5 (71.43%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) Imperva
3 5 (71.43%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) Clearswift
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Qualys
4 1 (14.29%) Rapid7
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Tripwire
4 1 (14.29%) Tufin