The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 250 255 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 11 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.098% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.91%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3426 3337 4068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.87% 46.72% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2718 2687 3444
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 March 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire - 5 £33,500 -
Essex -8 4 £29,000 -22.66%
Hertfordshire -12 2 - - 2
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (52.94%) HP
6 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
7 8 (47.06%) SQL
7 8 (47.06%) Ethernet
7 8 (47.06%) VLAN
8 7 (41.18%) Citrix
8 7 (41.18%) VPN
8 7 (41.18%) SAN
9 6 (35.29%) Imperva
9 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (29.41%) Mitel
10 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
10 5 (29.41%) 3PAR
10 5 (29.41%) MPLS
10 5 (29.41%) SSL
10 5 (29.41%) IIS
11 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
11 4 (23.53%) Web Services
11 4 (23.53%) ITIL
11 4 (23.53%) DNS
11 4 (23.53%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
2 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (29.41%) IIS
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) Ethernet
2 8 (47.06%) VLAN
3 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 7 (41.18%) VPN
4 5 (29.41%) SSL
4 5 (29.41%) MPLS
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 4 (23.53%) Internet
5 4 (23.53%) VoIP
6 3 (17.65%) SNMP
6 3 (17.65%) NAS
7 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.76%) DHCP
7 2 (11.76%) ISDN
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) Wireless
8 1 (5.88%) IPv4
8 1 (5.88%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) MS Access
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
1 2 (11.76%) Social Network
1 2 (11.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services Management
3 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) MCSA
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) Firmware
4 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) XenServer
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 9 (52.94%) HP
4 7 (41.18%) Citrix
5 6 (35.29%) Imperva
6 5 (29.41%) 3PAR
6 5 (29.41%) Mitel
7 2 (11.76%) ProCurve
7 2 (11.76%) Sophos
7 2 (11.76%) BT
7 2 (11.76%) Kaspersky
7 2 (11.76%) CommVault
7 2 (11.76%) NetApp
7 2 (11.76%) Apple
7 2 (11.76%) Sage
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
8 1 (5.88%) Symantec
8 1 (5.88%) Juniper
8 1 (5.88%) Veeam
8 1 (5.88%) NETGEAR
Tring, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago