The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 70 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.33% - 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-19.28% -10.25%
WatchGuard
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
337 285 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 54.98% 50.18% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 315 228 200
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Coventry

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Veeam
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware