The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 City of London 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 331 314 339
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.009% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.018% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £41,500 £53,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.79% +48.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -15.15%
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5856 5524 6474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.26% 46.97% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5046 4804 5872
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (20.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (20.00%) KVM
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Services Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat