Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 507 485 561
Rank change year-on-year -22 +76 -57
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 42 61 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.45% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 49 29
South East median annual salary £55,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.53% -7.78% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £59,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -

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 13,198 13,650 17,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.30% 46.52% 48.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10,502 11,031 14,612
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +1 22 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire -8 19 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Kent +13 14 £55,000 +37.50%
West Sussex +13 3 £54,500 +21.11%
Oxfordshire +4 3 £40,000 -
Surrey +6 2 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Forcepoint
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 40 (95.24%) WAN
2 38 (90.48%) Cisco
3 37 (88.10%) LAN
4 33 (78.57%) VLAN
5 29 (69.05%) MPLS
6 28 (66.67%) WLAN
6 28 (66.67%) VPN
7 27 (64.29%) Load Balancing
8 26 (61.90%) CCNP
8 26 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (52.38%) Citrix
10 21 (50.00%) TCP/IP
10 21 (50.00%) Finance
11 17 (40.48%) SolarWinds
11 17 (40.48%) NetScaler
12 16 (38.10%) Blue Coat
12 16 (38.10%) DHCP
12 16 (38.10%) DNS
13 15 (35.71%) CCNA
13 15 (35.71%) Change Management
13 15 (35.71%) OSPF
13 15 (35.71%) BGP
13 15 (35.71%) Data Centre
14 14 (33.33%) Private Cloud
14 14 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (33.33%) ITIL V3
14 14 (33.33%) F5
14 14 (33.33%) Zscaler
14 14 (33.33%) CISSP
14 14 (33.33%) CheckPoint

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 11 (26.19%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (19.05%) Office 365
3 3 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 40 (95.24%) WAN
2 37 (88.10%) LAN
3 33 (78.57%) VLAN
4 29 (69.05%) MPLS
5 28 (66.67%) VPN
5 28 (66.67%) WLAN
6 21 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 17 (40.48%) NetScaler
8 16 (38.10%) DHCP
8 16 (38.10%) DNS
9 15 (35.71%) BGP
9 15 (35.71%) OSPF
10 14 (33.33%) DMZ
10 14 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (33.33%) Network Security
10 14 (33.33%) VPLS
11 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (28.57%) Firewall
12 12 (28.57%) SSL
12 12 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Architect
2 11 (26.19%) Security Architect
2 11 (26.19%) Security Solutions Architect
2 11 (26.19%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Check Point Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 14 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 11 (26.19%) Cyberthreat
3 11 (26.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (11.90%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
1 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
2 9 (21.43%) Linux
3 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
3 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Load Balancing
2 15 (35.71%) Change Management
3 14 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (33.33%) Data Security
3 14 (33.33%) ITIL
3 14 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 14 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 14 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 14 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 14 (33.33%) Service Management
4 12 (28.57%) Network Design
4 12 (28.57%) Presales
5 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
5 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
5 11 (26.19%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 11 (26.19%) SIEM
5 11 (26.19%) Software Optimisation
5 11 (26.19%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (19.05%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) CCNP
1 26 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (35.71%) CCNA
3 14 (33.33%) CCIE
3 14 (33.33%) CISSP
4 11 (26.19%) CCDP
4 11 (26.19%) CCSE
4 11 (26.19%) IISP
4 11 (26.19%) ISSAP
4 11 (26.19%) JNCIP
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.76%) CEH
6 2 (4.76%) CISA
6 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) SSCP
7 1 (2.38%) CCSP
7 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) XenApp
2 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) QRadar
2 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.14%) SCCM
3 3 (7.14%) WSUS
4 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) Cisco
2 22 (52.38%) Citrix
3 17 (40.48%) SolarWinds
4 16 (38.10%) Blue Coat
5 14 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 14 (33.33%) F5
5 14 (33.33%) Zscaler
6 12 (28.57%) Fortinet
6 12 (28.57%) Juniper
7 11 (26.19%) IBM
7 11 (26.19%) LogRhythm
7 11 (26.19%) Splunk
7 11 (26.19%) Tufin
8 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 8 (19.05%) VMware
10 7 (16.67%) Symantec
11 5 (11.90%) Apple
11 5 (11.90%) Polycom
12 4 (9.52%) Palo Alto
13 3 (7.14%) Canon