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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 262 261 267
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 8 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.19% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.38% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +143.90%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £47,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-23.68% +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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3398 4156 3808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 45.81% 49.57% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2710 3401 3269
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 2 June 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
Hertfordshire +1 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Essex +14 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £32,000 - 1
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 16 (84.21%) VMware
1 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) Firewall
4 13 (68.42%) Windows
4 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
5 12 (63.16%) SAN
6 10 (52.63%) HP
6 10 (52.63%) ITIL
6 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
6 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
7 8 (42.11%) Citrix
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
8 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (36.84%) Web Services
9 6 (31.58%) SSL
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco
9 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
9 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 6 (31.58%) VPN
9 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (26.32%) 3PAR
10 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
2 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
3 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (26.32%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
1 5 (26.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) SAN
3 6 (31.58%) SSL
3 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) VPN
4 5 (26.32%) NAS
4 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (26.32%) VLAN
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) SNMP
4 5 (26.32%) VoIP
5 4 (21.05%) MPLS
6 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (10.53%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) BGP
7 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.26%) VRRP
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
General
1 5 (26.32%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Services Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Service Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Social Network
3 2 (10.53%) FMCG
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
4 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
4 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) MCSE
1 5 (26.32%) MCSA
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) HP
4 8 (42.11%) Citrix
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco
6 5 (26.32%) 3PAR
6 5 (26.32%) Imperva
6 5 (26.32%) CommVault
6 5 (26.32%) NetApp
6 5 (26.32%) Sophos
7 3 (15.79%) Mitel
8 2 (10.53%) Kaspersky
8 2 (10.53%) BT
9 1 (5.26%) Avaya
9 1 (5.26%) Juniper
9 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
9 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
9 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago