Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 161 171
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10 +24
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 38 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.25% 0.87% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 1.73% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 6
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.81% - +58.82%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £78,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -14.81% - +58.82%

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 1,681 1,911 1,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 55.50% 50.33% 45.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,244 1,215 1,225
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £25,940
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Forcepoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (94.74%) Symantec
3 32 (84.21%) Windows
3 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
3 32 (84.21%) Kalman Filter
4 30 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (78.95%) Hyper-V
4 30 (78.95%) SCCM
4 30 (78.95%) HP
4 30 (78.95%) Dell
4 30 (78.95%) ITIL Certification
4 30 (78.95%) ITIL
4 30 (78.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (78.95%) SharePoint
4 30 (78.95%) DHCP
4 30 (78.95%) DNS
4 30 (78.95%) IBM
4 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
4 30 (78.95%) McAfee
4 30 (78.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 30 (78.95%) VMware
4 30 (78.95%) Patch Management
4 30 (78.95%) Data Centre
4 30 (78.95%) Web Filtering
4 30 (78.95%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (71.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 23 (60.53%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (15.79%) Validation
7 6 (15.79%) Identity Management
7 6 (15.79%) CCNP

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 30 (78.95%) SharePoint
2 23 (60.53%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Mimecast
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (78.95%) DHCP
1 30 (78.95%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.26%) Sourcefire
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (52.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Designer
3 6 (15.79%) Security Designer
4 4 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Information Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) IT Security Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) SIEM Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Information Officer
7 1 (2.63%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) IT Security Officer
7 1 (2.63%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Security Officer
7 1 (2.63%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 30 (78.95%) Data Centre
1 30 (78.95%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Kalman Filter
2 30 (78.95%) ITIL
2 30 (78.95%) Patch Management
2 30 (78.95%) Web Filtering
3 27 (71.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (15.79%) Identity Management
4 6 (15.79%) SABSA
4 6 (15.79%) Threat Detection
4 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 6 (15.79%) Validation
5 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (5.26%) Email Filtering
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security
6 2 (5.26%) SIEM
6 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (15.79%) CCNP
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.79%) CISSP
2 6 (15.79%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) GDPR
2 2 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 30 (78.95%) Hyper-V
2 30 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (78.95%) Norton AntiVirus
1 30 (78.95%) SCCM
2 6 (15.79%) CASB
2 6 (15.79%) Stealthwatch
3 2 (5.26%) Nessus
3 2 (5.26%) QRadar
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (94.74%) Symantec
3 30 (78.95%) Dell
3 30 (78.95%) HP
3 30 (78.95%) IBM
3 30 (78.95%) McAfee
3 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 30 (78.95%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) ForeScout
4 6 (15.79%) Netskope
5 2 (5.26%) AlienVault
5 2 (5.26%) Qualys
5 2 (5.26%) Rapid7
5 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com