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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 259 316 318
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +2
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.020% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.068% 0.041% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £21,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -52.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
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
2931 4924 4674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.79% 48.28% 45.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2604 4280 4045
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Server+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Sage
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Mimecast
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Mimecast
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos