Period
to 20 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 May 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 484 482 517
Rank change year-on-year -2 +35 +30
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 74 73 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.52% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53 54 71
South East median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.04% +2.22%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,625 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.15% +3.33%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13,553 14,017 18,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.61% 47.76% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10,720 11,418 15,650
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,682
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.71% +3.91%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,888
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Forcepoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Forcepoint in the South East

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Forcepoint in the South East

Forcepoint
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forcepoint in the South East over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Forcepoint in the South East

Forcepoint
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. 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
Thames Valley -11 41 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +1 38 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Kent +17 26 £55,000 +37.50%
Surrey +5 7 £38,750 -8.82% 1
Oxfordshire -25 3 £40,000 -
Forcepoint
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 68 (91.89%) Cisco
2 57 (77.03%) LAN
2 57 (77.03%) WAN
3 53 (71.62%) VLAN
4 50 (67.57%) VPN
5 49 (66.22%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (63.51%) CCNP
6 47 (63.51%) WLAN
6 47 (63.51%) MPLS
6 47 (63.51%) Load Balancing
7 39 (52.70%) F5
8 37 (50.00%) Juniper
9 34 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 32 (43.24%) TCP/IP
11 30 (40.54%) Finance
12 29 (39.19%) Blue Coat
13 27 (36.49%) Network Security
13 27 (36.49%) Citrix
14 26 (35.14%) CISSP
14 26 (35.14%) CCNA
14 26 (35.14%) DNS
14 26 (35.14%) DHCP
14 26 (35.14%) ITIL
14 26 (35.14%) ITIL V3
15 25 (33.78%) CheckPoint
15 25 (33.78%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (32.43%) Problem Management
16 24 (32.43%) Fortinet
16 24 (32.43%) VPLS
16 24 (32.43%) Network Design

Forcepoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (31.08%) IIS
2 16 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
3 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.11%) Office 365
4 3 (4.05%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 57 (77.03%) LAN
1 57 (77.03%) WAN
2 53 (71.62%) VLAN
3 50 (67.57%) VPN
4 47 (63.51%) MPLS
4 47 (63.51%) WLAN
5 32 (43.24%) TCP/IP
6 27 (36.49%) Network Security
7 26 (35.14%) DHCP
7 26 (35.14%) DNS
8 25 (33.78%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (32.43%) DMZ
9 24 (32.43%) Intrusion Detection
9 24 (32.43%) NetScaler
9 24 (32.43%) VPLS
10 23 (31.08%) BGP
10 23 (31.08%) Cisco Firepower
10 23 (31.08%) FWSM
10 23 (31.08%) OSPF
10 23 (31.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 30 (40.54%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Network Engineer
2 23 (31.08%) Architect
2 23 (31.08%) Security Architect
2 23 (31.08%) Security Solutions Architect
2 23 (31.08%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (17.57%) VMware Engineer
4 12 (16.22%) Support Engineer
4 12 (16.22%) VMware Support Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Technical Support
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.41%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Server Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Server Support
9 4 (5.41%) Windows Server Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Private Cloud
2 23 (31.08%) Cyberthreat
2 23 (31.08%) Data Centre
2 23 (31.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 16 (21.62%) Clustering
4 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Windows
2 22 (29.73%) Windows Server
3 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.81%) Linux
5 6 (8.11%) Windows 10
5 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
5 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) Load Balancing
2 26 (35.14%) ITIL
2 26 (35.14%) ITIL V3
3 24 (32.43%) Capacity Planning
3 24 (32.43%) Change Management
3 24 (32.43%) Data Security
3 24 (32.43%) Kalman Filter
3 24 (32.43%) Network Architecture
3 24 (32.43%) Network Design
3 24 (32.43%) Problem Management
3 24 (32.43%) Risk Management
3 24 (32.43%) Service Management
4 23 (31.08%) E-Commerce
4 23 (31.08%) Incident Management
4 23 (31.08%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 23 (31.08%) Presales
4 23 (31.08%) SIEM
4 23 (31.08%) Software Optimisation
4 23 (31.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (21.62%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (66.22%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (63.51%) CCNP
3 26 (35.14%) CCNA
3 26 (35.14%) CISSP
4 24 (32.43%) CCIE
5 23 (31.08%) CCDP
5 23 (31.08%) CCSE
5 23 (31.08%) IISP
5 23 (31.08%) ISSAP
5 23 (31.08%) JNCIP
6 13 (17.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (17.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.05%) CEH
7 3 (4.05%) CISA
7 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.05%) SSCP
8 2 (2.70%) Degree
8 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) XenApp
3 3 (4.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (31.08%) QRadar
2 16 (21.62%) Backup Exec
3 13 (17.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 13 (17.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 13 (17.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (17.57%) vCenter Server
4 3 (4.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.05%) SCCM
4 3 (4.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (91.89%) Cisco
2 39 (52.70%) F5
3 37 (50.00%) Juniper
4 29 (39.19%) Blue Coat
5 27 (36.49%) Citrix
6 25 (33.78%) CheckPoint
7 24 (32.43%) Fortinet
7 24 (32.43%) SolarWinds
7 24 (32.43%) Zscaler
8 23 (31.08%) IBM
8 23 (31.08%) LogRhythm
8 23 (31.08%) Splunk
8 23 (31.08%) Tufin
9 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
10 19 (25.68%) Symantec
10 19 (25.68%) VMware
11 13 (17.57%) Altiris
11 13 (17.57%) Veritas
12 3 (4.05%) Apple
12 3 (4.05%) Avaya