The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 30 July 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 East of England 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 256 253 261
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 7 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.088% 0.052% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.11% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3813 3726 4035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.81% 48.71% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3169 3144 3424
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,320 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in the East of England

WatchGuard
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Hertfordshire -2 7 - -
Essex +1 1 - -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (96.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (84.62%) Firewall
4 21 (80.77%) Cisco
4 21 (80.77%) Juniper
4 21 (80.77%) vSphere
5 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
6 19 (73.08%) SAN
6 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (73.08%) NAS
7 18 (69.23%) HP
7 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
8 15 (57.69%) Hyper-V
9 14 (53.85%) IBM
9 14 (53.85%) Dell
9 14 (53.85%) EMC
9 14 (53.85%) Migration
10 13 (50.00%) Windows
10 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
10 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (46.15%) NetApp
12 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
12 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
12 11 (42.31%) Linux
13 9 (34.62%) MCSE
13 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (34.62%) MCITP
13 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (30.77%) VCAP
14 8 (30.77%) NetScaler

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
5 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (30.77%) Lync
6 8 (30.77%) SAS
7 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) Firewall
2 19 (73.08%) SAN
2 19 (73.08%) NAS
3 8 (30.77%) NetScaler
3 8 (30.77%) iSCSI
4 6 (23.08%) Wireless
5 5 (19.23%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.85%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Network Support Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Network Support
2 7 (26.92%) Network Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Communications Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Project Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Network Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Migration
2 8 (30.77%) Network Design
3 5 (19.23%) Time Management
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) MCSE
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (34.62%) MCITP
2 8 (30.77%) VCAP
2 8 (30.77%) NCDA
2 8 (30.77%) NCIE
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (30.77%) CCNP
2 8 (30.77%) CCNA
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 25 (96.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (80.77%) vSphere
3 15 (57.69%) Hyper-V
4 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
5 8 (30.77%) XenApp
5 8 (30.77%) XenDesktop
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (15.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCCM
1 8 (30.77%) SCOM
1 8 (30.77%) Backup Exec
2 7 (26.92%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (80.77%) Cisco
2 21 (80.77%) Juniper
3 18 (69.23%) HP
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 14 (53.85%) IBM
4 14 (53.85%) Dell
4 14 (53.85%) EMC
5 12 (46.15%) NetApp
6 8 (30.77%) Citrix
7 7 (26.92%) Veeam
8 4 (15.38%) Sun
8 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 4 (15.38%) CommVault
9 1 (3.85%) GFI Software
9 1 (3.85%) Symantec