The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 110 - 131
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% - 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £37,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +33.92%
WatchGuard
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
801 748 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.90% 41.62% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 609 533 658
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Cheshire

WatchGuard
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Warrington - 2 £35,000 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £42,500 -
WatchGuard
North West

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Mitel
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (50.00%) IIS

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago