Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 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
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 336 315
Rank change year-on-year +22 -21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Forcepoint 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.009% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.043% 0.019% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £47,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.17% +20.51% +3.31%
10th Percentile £29,000 £42,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £31,000 £52,000 £43,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 4696 5235 5090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.64% 45.80% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3636 3847 4231
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Forcepoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Forcepoint as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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 - 2 £30,000 -
Forcepoint
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Software Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) IISP
1 1 (50.00%) ISSAP
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) QRadar
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Tufin