Period
to 25 May 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 961 969 979
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 +42
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 106 196 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.079% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 98 158 132
England median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,525
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £77,400
UK median annual salary £54,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.81% +10.53% +2.15%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 57,034 71,513 70,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.46% 43.93% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44,035 56,256 56,942
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Forcepoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Forcepoint in England

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Forcepoint in England

Forcepoint
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forcepoint in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Forcepoint in England

Forcepoint
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands +29 38 £57,500 -14.81% 2
West Midlands +24 38 £57,500 -14.81% 2
London +20 19 £50,000 -4.76% 1
North of England +35 16 £50,000 +17.65% 2
South West +34 14 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South East -19 14 £47,500 -9.52%
North West +21 8 £40,250 -5.29% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 - 1
East of England +77 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Forcepoint
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 60 (56.60%) Cisco
2 59 (55.66%) Windows
3 56 (52.83%) Microsoft
4 53 (50.00%) VMware
4 53 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 51 (48.11%) Active Directory
6 49 (46.23%) McAfee
7 44 (41.51%) Symantec
8 42 (39.62%) DNS
8 42 (39.62%) DHCP
8 42 (39.62%) ITIL
9 41 (38.68%) Kalman Filter
10 39 (36.79%) Dell
11 38 (35.85%) Firewall
12 37 (34.91%) SCCM
12 37 (34.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 35 (33.02%) IBM
14 34 (32.08%) Web Filtering
15 33 (31.13%) SharePoint
15 33 (31.13%) HP
15 33 (31.13%) Data Centre
16 32 (30.19%) Hyper-V
17 31 (29.25%) Patch Management
17 31 (29.25%) Norton AntiVirus
17 31 (29.25%) Windows Server 2003
18 30 (28.30%) ITIL Certification
18 30 (28.30%) Self-Motivation
19 28 (26.42%) CheckPoint
20 25 (23.58%) Cisco Certification
21 23 (21.70%) SharePoint Server

Forcepoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 33 (31.13%) SharePoint
2 23 (21.70%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (4.72%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.87%) Office 365
2 14 (13.21%) Mimecast
3 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (39.62%) DHCP
1 42 (39.62%) DNS
2 38 (35.85%) Firewall
3 16 (15.09%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (14.15%) Network Security
5 10 (9.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (9.43%) MPLS
5 10 (9.43%) SAN
5 10 (9.43%) Sourcefire
6 9 (8.49%) Cisco Firepower
6 9 (8.49%) WAN
7 8 (7.55%) VPN
8 5 (4.72%) Skype
8 5 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.77%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (3.77%) IntruShield
9 4 (3.77%) LAN
10 3 (2.83%) Internet
10 3 (2.83%) Intranet
10 3 (2.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.94%) Metasploit
General
1 20 (18.87%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Marketing
3 7 (6.60%) Retail
4 5 (4.72%) Electronics
4 5 (4.72%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (32.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (23.58%) Security Engineer
3 22 (20.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (18.87%) Network Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Designer
5 9 (8.49%) Security Designer
6 8 (7.55%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.66%) Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 5 (4.72%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) SOC Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Technical Leader
11 2 (1.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 2 (1.89%) Information Security Analyst
11 2 (1.89%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) Web Services
2 1 (0.94%) OAuth
2 1 (0.94%) OAuth2
2 1 (0.94%) OpenID
2 1 (0.94%) REST
2 1 (0.94%) SAML
2 1 (0.94%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.13%) Data Centre
2 30 (28.30%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (8.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.60%) Replication
6 4 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (2.83%) PKI
8 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.89%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.94%) Blog
9 1 (0.94%) Fintech
9 1 (0.94%) PMI
9 1 (0.94%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.94%) Social Media
9 1 (0.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 59 (55.66%) Windows
2 31 (29.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (14.15%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.83%) Unix
4 3 (2.83%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.89%) Linux
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Check Point GAiA
6 1 (0.94%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.62%) ITIL
2 41 (38.68%) Kalman Filter
3 37 (34.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 34 (32.08%) Web Filtering
5 31 (29.25%) Patch Management
6 20 (18.87%) SIEM
7 19 (17.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (16.98%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (13.21%) Service Delivery
10 10 (9.43%) Identity Management
10 10 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (9.43%) Security Operations
10 10 (9.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 10 (9.43%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (8.49%) Identity Access Management
11 9 (8.49%) Load Balancing
11 9 (8.49%) SABSA
11 9 (8.49%) Threat Detection
11 9 (8.49%) TOGAF
11 9 (8.49%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.55%) SQL
2 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.94%) C
3 1 (0.94%) C#
3 1 (0.94%) C++
3 1 (0.94%) Python
3 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (28.30%) ITIL Certification
2 25 (23.58%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (18.87%) CISSP
4 18 (16.98%) CCNP
5 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (8.49%) TOGAF Certification
7 7 (6.60%) CCNA
7 7 (6.60%) CEH
8 6 (5.66%) Degree
8 6 (5.66%) SANS
8 6 (5.66%) SSCP
8 6 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.72%) MCSE
10 4 (3.77%) CHFI
10 4 (3.77%) RHCE
11 3 (2.83%) CCIE
12 2 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (1.89%) GCWN
12 2 (1.89%) GISF
13 1 (0.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.43%) GDPR
3 7 (6.60%) SLA
4 6 (5.66%) COBIT
4 6 (5.66%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.83%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 53 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (48.11%) Active Directory
3 32 (30.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.72%) Snort
4 5 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.77%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 37 (34.91%) SCCM
2 31 (29.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (13.21%) CASB
4 9 (8.49%) Stealthwatch
5 8 (7.55%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (3.77%) Nagios
6 4 (3.77%) Nessus
6 4 (3.77%) Proventia
6 4 (3.77%) WSUS
7 3 (2.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (2.83%) QRadar
7 3 (2.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.94%) EnCase
9 1 (0.94%) FTK
9 1 (0.94%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.94%) SCOM
9 1 (0.94%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.94%) Suricata
Vendors
1 60 (56.60%) Cisco
2 56 (52.83%) Microsoft
3 53 (50.00%) VMware
4 49 (46.23%) McAfee
5 44 (41.51%) Symantec
6 39 (36.79%) Dell
7 35 (33.02%) IBM
8 33 (31.13%) HP
9 28 (26.42%) CheckPoint
10 15 (14.15%) F5
11 13 (12.26%) Blue Coat
11 13 (12.26%) Palo Alto
12 11 (10.38%) Juniper
13 10 (9.43%) Sophos
14 9 (8.49%) ForeScout
14 9 (8.49%) LogRhythm
14 9 (8.49%) Netskope
14 9 (8.49%) Trend Micro
15 8 (7.55%) Splunk
16 6 (5.66%) Proofpoint