The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 157 192 160
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -32
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.23% 0.028% 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.055% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £24,000 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £35,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -9.67%
WatchGuard
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1544 1817 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.96% 50.22% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1476 1207
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in the East Midlands

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

WatchGuard
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Northamptonshire - 4 £24,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £35,000 -
Leicestershire +21 1 £22,500 -22.41%
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
5 4 (40.00%) SCOM
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Mitel
5 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
6 3 (30.00%) Business Development
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) HSRP
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) IT Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Network Support
2 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development Executive
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Mitel
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (20.00%) Fortinet