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 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 - 165 166
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 0 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.46% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.05% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 1
Average salary - £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £47,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-25.26% +69.64%
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
1480 1614 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.77% 43.56% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1337 1298
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development Executive
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL