Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 192 -
Rank change year-on-year +34 - +188
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 33 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.91% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 0
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +91.67% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year +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 1,745 1,737 2,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 47.94% 45.69% 47.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,217 1,306 1,521
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,349
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Forcepoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (93.94%) Data Centre
3 23 (69.70%) IBM
3 23 (69.70%) ITIL
3 23 (69.70%) DHCP
3 23 (69.70%) DNS
4 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 22 (66.67%) Windows
4 22 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
5 20 (60.61%) Patch Management
5 20 (60.61%) Web Filtering
5 20 (60.61%) SharePoint
5 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
5 20 (60.61%) HP
5 20 (60.61%) Dell
5 20 (60.61%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (60.61%) McAfee
5 20 (60.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (60.61%) Symantec
5 20 (60.61%) VMware
5 20 (60.61%) SCCM
5 20 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (60.61%) Hyper-V
6 16 (48.48%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (42.42%) DevOps
7 14 (42.42%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (42.42%) Service Delivery
8 13 (39.39%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (39.39%) 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 20 (60.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (36.36%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Mimecast
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) DHCP
1 23 (69.70%) DNS
2 11 (33.33%) LAN
2 11 (33.33%) Network Security
2 11 (33.33%) VPN
2 11 (33.33%) WAN
2 11 (33.33%) WLAN
3 3 (9.09%) BGP
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Firepower
3 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 3 (9.09%) FWSM
3 3 (9.09%) MPLS
3 3 (9.09%) OSPF
3 3 (9.09%) SNMP
3 3 (9.09%) SSL
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) VLAN
3 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.06%) Sourcefire
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Architect
1 11 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 11 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
1 11 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Information Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Information Security Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Technical Leader
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 31 (93.94%) Data Centre
2 16 (48.48%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 11 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) ITIL
2 22 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (60.61%) Patch Management
3 20 (60.61%) Web Filtering
4 14 (42.42%) DevOps
4 14 (42.42%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (42.42%) Service Delivery
5 13 (39.39%) SIEM
5 13 (39.39%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 11 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 11 (33.33%) Presales
6 11 (33.33%) Software Optimisation
7 10 (30.30%) Information Security
8 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
9 3 (9.09%) Network Design
10 2 (6.06%) Email Filtering
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (33.33%) CCDP
2 11 (33.33%) CCNP
2 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CCSE
3 3 (9.09%) CISSP
3 3 (9.09%) IISP
3 3 (9.09%) ISSAP
3 3 (9.09%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 20 (60.61%) Hyper-V
2 20 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (60.61%) Norton AntiVirus
1 20 (60.61%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) QRadar
3 2 (6.06%) Nessus
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (69.70%) IBM
3 20 (60.61%) Dell
3 20 (60.61%) HP
3 20 (60.61%) McAfee
3 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 20 (60.61%) Symantec
3 20 (60.61%) VMware
4 11 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 11 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 11 (33.33%) Juniper
4 11 (33.33%) Tufin
5 3 (9.09%) LogRhythm
5 3 (9.09%) Splunk
6 2 (6.06%) AlienVault
6 2 (6.06%) Qualys
6 2 (6.06%) Rapid7
6 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com