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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 222 232 222
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.13% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.25% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 1
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -12.50%
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
3115 3157 2632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.86% 52.29% 48.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2106 2318 2148
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £66,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 28 November 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 - 4 £52,500 -
WatchGuard
South East

WatchGuard
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) Veeam
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
1 2 (15.38%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Veeam