The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 251 303
Rank change year-on-year +28 +52  
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 12 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 10
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £64,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88%  

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 the City of London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2248 2508 4486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 43.19% 39.51% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 2224 3861
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Forcepoint in the City of London

Forcepoint
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forcepoint in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Forcepoint in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) SIEM
2 12 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (55.00%) LAN
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco
5 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (30.00%) Symantec
7 6 (30.00%) Information Security
7 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (30.00%) Splunk
7 6 (30.00%) LogRhythm
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (25.00%) Network Security
8 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
8 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (25.00%) Juniper
8 5 (25.00%) SAN

Forcepoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (15.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) LAN
2 11 (55.00%) WAN
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) DHCP
4 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) SAN
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (20.00%) Intranet
5 4 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
7 2 (10.00%) VoIP
8 1 (5.00%) IPv4
8 1 (5.00%) SNMP
8 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Business Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Information Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (15.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) CESG
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Android
4 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (15.00%) Unix
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 12 (60.00%) SIEM
2 6 (30.00%) Information Security
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Data Security
4 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (20.00%) Network Design
4 4 (20.00%) Use Case
5 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.00%) Security Management
5 3 (15.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (10.00%) Web Filtering
7 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) Ruby
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VB
1 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) MCSA
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) MCITP
3 4 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (10.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (5.00%) CCSP
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (10.00%) Nessus
2 2 (10.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (10.00%) Nmap
3 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.00%) Cacti
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) TrustSec
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) LogRhythm
4 6 (30.00%) Splunk
4 6 (30.00%) Symantec
5 5 (25.00%) Juniper
5 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 4 (20.00%) Clearswift
6 4 (20.00%) Dell
6 4 (20.00%) EqualLogic
6 4 (20.00%) Mitel
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) HP
8 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
8 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
8 2 (10.00%) Tripwire
9 1 (5.00%) F5
9 1 (5.00%) Tufin