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 3 months to 25 March 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).

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Forcepoint
England / South East
Rank 337 404 392
Rank change year-on-year +67 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 44 56 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.58% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 47
Median salary £40,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -3.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £29,650 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  

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 South East.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 7035 9710 10310
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 47.08% 50.46% 50.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5744 8122 8127
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 18 £41,500 -19.41% 1
Oxfordshire - 11 £40,000 -
Kent +20 9 £40,000 +29.03%
Surrey +28 2 £38,000 -33.91%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 £62,500 -
Forcepoint
England

Forcepoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 43 (58.90%) Cisco
2 39 (53.42%) F5
3 36 (49.32%) Firewall
4 35 (47.95%) Windows
5 30 (41.10%) Windows Server
6 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
6 29 (39.73%) SolarWinds
7 28 (38.36%) Wireless
8 26 (35.62%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (27.40%) CheckPoint
9 20 (27.40%) VPN
10 19 (26.03%) Network Security
11 18 (24.66%) Juniper
12 17 (23.29%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (23.29%) WAAS
12 17 (23.29%) Skype for Business
12 17 (23.29%) Cisco ISE
12 17 (23.29%) Network Monitoring
12 17 (23.29%) Cisco Wireless
13 16 (21.92%) Degree
13 16 (21.92%) Blue Coat
14 15 (20.55%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (19.18%) WAN
16 13 (17.81%) LAN
17 12 (16.44%) Linux
17 12 (16.44%) Finance
18 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
18 11 (15.07%) Active Directory
19 10 (13.70%) Tripwire

Forcepoint
Top Related 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 17 (23.29%) Skype for Business
2 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.85%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.11%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) MS Office
3 5 (6.85%) MS Project
4 4 (5.48%) Acrobat
4 4 (5.48%) FrameMaker
4 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.48%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 36 (49.32%) Firewall
2 28 (38.36%) Wireless
3 26 (35.62%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (27.40%) VPN
5 19 (26.03%) Network Security
6 17 (23.29%) Cisco IOS
6 17 (23.29%) Cisco ISE
6 17 (23.29%) Cisco Wireless
6 17 (23.29%) WAAS
7 14 (19.18%) WAN
8 13 (17.81%) LAN
9 9 (12.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 9 (12.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (9.59%) DNS
10 7 (9.59%) SSL
11 6 (8.22%) BGP
11 6 (8.22%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (8.22%) OSPF
11 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
12 5 (6.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Marketing
3 4 (5.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Analyst
2 23 (31.51%) Network Analyst
3 21 (28.77%) Cisco Analyst
4 20 (27.40%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 14 (19.18%) Technical Support
6 13 (17.81%) Server Analyst
6 13 (17.81%) Windows Server Analyst
7 11 (15.07%) Support Analyst
8 8 (10.96%) Applications Support
8 8 (10.96%) Escalation Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) Support Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) Technical Support Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 7 (9.59%) Security Analyst
10 6 (8.22%) Network Engineer
10 6 (8.22%) Network Support Analyst
10 6 (8.22%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (8.22%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) CSS
1 4 (5.48%) HTML
1 4 (5.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (9.59%) Clustering
2 7 (9.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.48%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.37%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.37%) PKI
7 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.95%) Windows
2 30 (41.10%) Windows Server
3 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (16.44%) Linux
5 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.22%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.11%) Unix
9 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.37%) Solaris
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (12.33%) Risk Management
3 8 (10.96%) Analytics
3 8 (10.96%) Change Management
3 8 (10.96%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.96%) Patch Management
3 8 (10.96%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
3 8 (10.96%) SIEM
4 7 (9.59%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (8.22%) CRM
5 6 (8.22%) Information Security
5 6 (8.22%) Network Design
5 6 (8.22%) Presales
5 6 (8.22%) Project Management
6 5 (6.85%) ITIL
6 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.48%) Case Management
7 4 (5.48%) Global Marketing
7 4 (5.48%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.85%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.74%) VB
3 1 (1.37%) C
3 1 (1.37%) C++
3 1 (1.37%) Perl
3 1 (1.37%) PHP
3 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.37%) Python
3 1 (1.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Degree
2 15 (20.55%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.96%) CCSE
5 7 (9.59%) CCNP
6 6 (8.22%) CCNA
7 5 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (5.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.11%) CISSP
9 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.37%) CCDP
10 1 (1.37%) CCIE
10 1 (1.37%) CEH
10 1 (1.37%) CISA
10 1 (1.37%) CISM
10 1 (1.37%) ISSAP
10 1 (1.37%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.37%) MCSA
10 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.37%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.22%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (5.48%) ISA Server
4 4 (5.48%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.74%) UAG
6 1 (1.37%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.37%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.48%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (5.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.11%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.37%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.37%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
4 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.37%) Proventia
4 1 (1.37%) QRadar
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (58.90%) Cisco
2 39 (53.42%) F5
3 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
3 29 (39.73%) SolarWinds
4 20 (27.40%) CheckPoint
5 18 (24.66%) Juniper
6 16 (21.92%) Blue Coat
7 10 (13.70%) Tripwire
8 9 (12.33%) VMware
9 8 (10.96%) ArcSight
9 8 (10.96%) LANDesk
9 8 (10.96%) Palo Alto
10 7 (9.59%) Aruba
10 7 (9.59%) CyberArk
10 7 (9.59%) Fortinet
10 7 (9.59%) Varonis
11 6 (8.22%) Sourcefire
12 5 (6.85%) Symantec
13 4 (5.48%) Altiris
13 4 (5.48%) Veritas
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago