The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Blackburn 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 3.51% - -
As % of the Vendors category 5.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -15.15%
Vendors Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 68.42% 41.67% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 26
Average salary £30,000 £21,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
Lancashire

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Blackburn

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Veeam

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Veeam