Period
to 13 August 2020

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 6 months to 13 August 2020 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
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 173 241 278
Rank change year-on-year +68 +37 +32
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 2 34 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.062% 0.44% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.93% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 40 15
Median annual salary £55,909 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.65% -18.52% -
10th Percentile £53,114 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £58,705 £61,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £54,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.26% -0.91% +10.00%

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 West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,539 3,643 4,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.59% 47.46% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,233 2,924 3,072
Median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £23,025
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Forcepoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Forcepoint in the West Midlands

Forcepoint
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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
Birmingham +36 2 £55,909 -2.77% 1
Forcepoint
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Forcepoint.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Innovative Thinking

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 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft