The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -3.61%  

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 West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2210 2819 2749
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 42.93% 45.16% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 2057 2270
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Forcepoint in the West Midlands

Forcepoint
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forcepoint within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Birmingham - 8 £30,000 - 1
Forcepoint
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) DHCP
2 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) IBM
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 7 (50.00%) Web Filtering
4 7 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (50.00%) Patch Management
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) Dell
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (50.00%) Symantec
4 7 (50.00%) McAfee
4 7 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (50.00%) SCCM
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) Fortinet
5 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 6 (42.86%) Presales
6 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
6 5 (35.71%) Imperva

Forcepoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) DHCP
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) FWSM
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) SNMP
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Presales Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Security Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Security Presales Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 7 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 6 (42.86%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Software Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCDP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) IISP
2 1 (7.14%) ISSAP
2 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) QRadar
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Dell
3 7 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (50.00%) McAfee
3 7 (50.00%) Symantec
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 6 (42.86%) Fortinet
5 5 (35.71%) Aruba
5 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
5 5 (35.71%) F5
5 5 (35.71%) Imperva
5 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Splunk
6 1 (7.14%) Tufin
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