The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 216 217 223
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 9 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.38% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 6
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
WatchGuard
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3064 2923 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.76% 52.06% 49.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2063 2149 2292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Berkshire region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Berkshire

WatchGuard
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 £52,500 - 1
WatchGuard
South East

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard.

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (96.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
4 26 (89.66%) Citrix
4 26 (89.66%) MS Exchange
4 26 (89.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (72.41%) Firewall
6 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
6 20 (68.97%) Windows
6 20 (68.97%) DNS
7 18 (62.07%) DHCP
7 18 (62.07%) Wireless
7 18 (62.07%) VLAN
7 18 (62.07%) XenApp
7 18 (62.07%) XenDesktop
7 18 (62.07%) Veeam
7 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (62.07%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (62.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
8 11 (37.93%) SQL
8 11 (37.93%) Cisco
9 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (10.34%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (10.34%) SCOM
10 3 (10.34%) HP
10 3 (10.34%) Dell
10 3 (10.34%) ISA Server
10 3 (10.34%) SharePoint

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (89.66%) MS Exchange
1 26 (89.66%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (62.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 20 (68.97%) DNS
3 18 (62.07%) Wireless
3 18 (62.07%) VLAN
3 18 (62.07%) DHCP
4 2 (6.90%) SNMP
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) SMTP
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Technical Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) Field Engineer
1 8 (27.59%) Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Junior
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) MCSE
1 2 (6.90%) MCSA
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) CCNA
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 18 (62.07%) XenApp
3 18 (62.07%) XenDesktop
3 18 (62.07%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.34%) ISA Server
5 3 (10.34%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (89.66%) Citrix
4 18 (62.07%) Veeam
5 11 (37.93%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) Dell
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago