The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 299 340 327
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -13
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.034% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £69,000 £37,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.48% -31.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £47,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-25.26% +69.64%
WatchGuard
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4578 5848 5422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 45.61% 46.29% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3913 5089 4641
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in the City of London

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in the City of London

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (66.67%) UAG
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Intune

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (66.67%) UAG
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) SAP