The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 198 204 233
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +29
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 12 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.24% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.45% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 6
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2738 2884 2985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.60% 52.61% 49.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1909 2197 2515
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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
Newbury +5 3 £32,500 +8.33%
WatchGuard
South East

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) DNS
2 24 (96.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (88.00%) Citrix
4 22 (88.00%) MS Exchange
4 22 (88.00%) DHCP
4 22 (88.00%) Wireless
4 22 (88.00%) VLAN
4 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (88.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (88.00%) XenApp
4 22 (88.00%) XenDesktop
4 22 (88.00%) Veeam
4 22 (88.00%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (88.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Dell
5 3 (12.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 3 (12.00%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (12.00%) SCOM
5 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 22 (88.00%) MS Exchange
1 22 (88.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 22 (88.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (96.00%) DNS
3 22 (88.00%) Wireless
3 22 (88.00%) VLAN
3 22 (88.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) SNMP
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 2 (8.00%) SMTP
4 2 (8.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) MCSA
1 2 (8.00%) CCNP
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
1 24 (96.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (88.00%) XenApp
2 22 (88.00%) XenDesktop
2 22 (88.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (12.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (88.00%) Citrix
3 22 (88.00%) Veeam
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) HP
4 3 (12.00%) Dell