The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 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
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 800 835 850
Rank change year-on-year +35 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 90 97 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.099% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 72 70 91
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,900 £62,300 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.62% -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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39785 43605 51209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.63% 44.28% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31525 35517 41281
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Forcepoint
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Forcepoint in the UK

Forcepoint
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forcepoint over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Forcepoint in the UK

Forcepoint
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England +40 87 £50,000 +11.11% 10
South East +48 30 £47,500 -5.00% 2
London +22 24 £65,000 +40.54% 5
City of London +37 13 £65,000 +44.44%
Berkshire +20 12 £57,500 +15.00% 1
East of England 0 12 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +15 9 £37,500 -1.31%
Yorkshire -4 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Bedfordshire - 9 £50,000 -
Luton - 9 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 8 £30,000 - 1
West Midlands - 8 £30,000 - 1
Leeds +10 7 £37,500 -1.31%
Surrey +37 6 £57,500 -2.12% 1
M4 Corridor - 5 - -
West Sussex - 4 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £37,500 - 1
Watford - 3 £32,500 -
Redhill - 3 £70,000 -
Kent - 3 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
Maidstone - 3 £40,000 -
Leicestershire +15 2 £65,750 +122.88%
East Midlands +14 2 £65,750 +122.88%
North East +12 1 £30,000 -5.51%
Buckinghamshire +5 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Durham -7 1 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Oxford - 1 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 118 (64.84%) Cisco
2 99 (54.40%) Windows
3 90 (49.45%) Firewall
4 72 (39.56%) CheckPoint
5 66 (36.26%) F5
6 64 (35.16%) Microsoft
7 62 (34.07%) Active Directory
8 55 (30.22%) LAN
8 55 (30.22%) WAN
9 53 (29.12%) Linux
10 51 (28.02%) Windows Server
11 44 (24.18%) Wireless
11 44 (24.18%) Blue Coat
12 43 (23.63%) VMware
12 43 (23.63%) Palo Alto
12 43 (23.63%) SIEM
13 41 (22.53%) ITIL
13 41 (22.53%) Cisco Certification
14 40 (21.98%) DNS
15 36 (19.78%) Juniper
16 34 (18.68%) DHCP
17 33 (18.13%) Network Security
18 31 (17.03%) Cisco ASA
18 31 (17.03%) SolarWinds
18 31 (17.03%) Kalman Filter
18 31 (17.03%) MS Exchange
19 30 (16.48%) Symantec
20 29 (15.93%) TCP/IP
20 29 (15.93%) VPN
20 29 (15.93%) Information Security

Forcepoint
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (17.03%) MS Exchange
2 26 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.79%) Skype for Business
4 9 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.40%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.20%) IIS
8 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.10%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 18 (9.89%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.10%) assyst
2 2 (1.10%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.10%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.24%) Mimecast
2 9 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.20%) IaaS
3 4 (2.20%) Office 365
3 4 (2.20%) PaaS
3 4 (2.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 90 (49.45%) Firewall
2 55 (30.22%) LAN
2 55 (30.22%) WAN
3 44 (24.18%) Wireless
4 40 (21.98%) DNS
5 34 (18.68%) DHCP
6 33 (18.13%) Network Security
7 31 (17.03%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (15.93%) TCP/IP
8 29 (15.93%) VPN
9 25 (13.74%) SAN
10 21 (11.54%) MPLS
11 19 (10.44%) SSL
12 17 (9.34%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (8.79%) Cisco Wireless
13 16 (8.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 16 (8.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 16 (8.79%) Internet
13 16 (8.79%) VoIP
14 15 (8.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.65%) Big Data
4 3 (1.65%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Burp Suite
1 5 (2.75%) IDA Disassembler
1 5 (2.75%) OllyDbg
1 5 (2.75%) WinDbg
2 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (2.75%) Marketing
3 3 (1.65%) Advertising
3 3 (1.65%) Banking
3 3 (1.65%) Legal
3 3 (1.65%) Publishing
4 2 (1.10%) Law
4 2 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) French Language
5 1 (0.55%) German Language
5 1 (0.55%) Local Government
5 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (20.88%) Analyst
2 22 (12.09%) Network Engineer
2 22 (12.09%) Security Engineer
3 20 (10.99%) Consultant
4 18 (9.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 17 (9.34%) Cisco Analyst
5 17 (9.34%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 17 (9.34%) Network Analyst
5 17 (9.34%) Presales Consultant
6 16 (8.79%) Technical Support
7 15 (8.24%) Architect
7 15 (8.24%) Support Engineer
8 13 (7.14%) Security Analyst
9 12 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) IT Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) Security Consultant
9 12 (6.59%) Technical Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) Technical Support Engineer
10 11 (6.04%) Security Presales Consultant
10 11 (6.04%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.75%) .NET
1 5 (2.75%) Regular Expression
1 5 (2.75%) Web Services
2 4 (2.20%) Middleware
3 3 (1.65%) HTML
3 3 (1.65%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.10%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.64%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.44%) Management Information System
3 16 (8.79%) Computer Science
4 14 (7.69%) Clustering
5 11 (6.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (5.49%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (4.95%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (3.30%) Driving Licence
8 6 (3.30%) IVR
9 5 (2.75%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.75%) Blog
9 5 (2.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 5 (2.75%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.75%) PKI
10 4 (2.20%) Fat Client
10 4 (2.20%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.65%) Replication
12 2 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 99 (54.40%) Windows
2 53 (29.12%) Linux
3 51 (28.02%) Windows Server
4 24 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (10.99%) Unix
5 20 (10.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 13 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (4.95%) Mac OS X
9 9 (4.95%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.75%) Android
11 4 (2.20%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (2.20%) Solaris
12 3 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.65%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.65%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.55%) AIX
14 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.63%) SIEM
2 41 (22.53%) ITIL
3 31 (17.03%) Kalman Filter
4 29 (15.93%) Information Security
5 26 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (13.19%) Presales
7 20 (10.99%) Penetration Testing
7 20 (10.99%) Security Operations
8 19 (10.44%) Network Monitoring
9 17 (9.34%) Network Design
9 17 (9.34%) Web Filtering
10 15 (8.24%) Data Protection
11 14 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 13 (7.14%) Change Management
12 13 (7.14%) Risk Management
12 13 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (6.59%) Data Loss Prevention
14 11 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (6.04%) Business Continuity
14 11 (6.04%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.99%) SQL
2 13 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.40%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.40%) Perl
4 6 (3.30%) Java
4 6 (3.30%) Python
4 6 (3.30%) Ruby
5 5 (2.75%) C
5 5 (2.75%) C++
5 5 (2.75%) PHP
6 4 (2.20%) VBScript
7 3 (1.65%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.10%) VB
9 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.55%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 41 (22.53%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (12.64%) Security Cleared
3 21 (11.54%) CISSP
4 19 (10.44%) Degree
5 17 (9.34%) CCNP
6 14 (7.69%) CCNA
6 14 (7.69%) CISM
7 13 (7.14%) CCSE
7 13 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (5.49%) MCSA
8 10 (5.49%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.40%) MCSE
10 7 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (3.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.75%) CCIE
11 5 (2.75%) MCITP
12 4 (2.20%) OSCP
13 3 (1.65%) CEH
14 2 (1.10%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.44%) SLA
2 15 (8.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (7.14%) PCI DSS
4 10 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.10%) GDPR
6 1 (0.55%) GPG13
6 1 (0.55%) PMO
6 1 (0.55%) QA
6 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (34.07%) Active Directory
2 29 (15.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.24%) Hyper-V
3 15 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.20%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.20%) XenApp
5 3 (1.65%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.65%) ISA Server
5 3 (1.65%) UAG
6 2 (1.10%) vSphere
6 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.10%) XenServer
7 1 (0.55%) NDS
7 1 (0.55%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.55%) Snort
7 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (8.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 13 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 13 (7.14%) SCCM
3 7 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (3.85%) vCenter Server
4 6 (3.30%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (2.75%) MIMEsweeper
5 5 (2.75%) Nessus
6 4 (2.20%) BladeLogic
6 4 (2.20%) Control-M
6 4 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.65%) Nmap
7 3 (1.65%) WSUS
8 2 (1.10%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 2 (1.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 118 (64.84%) Cisco
2 72 (39.56%) CheckPoint
3 66 (36.26%) F5
4 64 (35.16%) Microsoft
5 44 (24.18%) Blue Coat
6 43 (23.63%) Palo Alto
6 43 (23.63%) VMware
7 36 (19.78%) Juniper
8 31 (17.03%) SolarWinds
9 30 (16.48%) Symantec
10 27 (14.84%) Fortinet
10 27 (14.84%) McAfee
11 24 (13.19%) HP
12 21 (11.54%) Aruba
12 21 (11.54%) Dell
13 17 (9.34%) CyberArk
14 16 (8.79%) ArcSight
14 16 (8.79%) Splunk
15 15 (8.24%) IBM
16 14 (7.69%) Avaya
Bracknell, Berkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago