The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 844 851 843
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 51 97 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.094% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 91 109
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,710 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-30.66% -21.05%
WatchGuard
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40005 48151 52490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.04% 46.66% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33022 39428 42857
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in England

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in England

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in England

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in England

WatchGuard
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +36 24 £23,000 -22.03% 2
London -1 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South East +43 10 £40,000 -21.95%
North West +15 3 £26,000 -25.71%
East of England +37 1 £28,000 -24.83%
Yorkshire +18 1 - - 2
West Midlands -26 1 - - 2
WatchGuard
UK

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 115 (83.33%) Windows
1 115 (83.33%) Firewall
2 109 (78.99%) VMware
3 102 (73.91%) Microsoft
4 96 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 88 (63.77%) Cisco
6 80 (57.97%) Active Directory
7 79 (57.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 73 (52.90%) Windows 7
9 67 (48.55%) MS Exchange
10 63 (45.65%) HP
11 61 (44.20%) Exchange Server 2010
12 60 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 57 (41.30%) SQL Server
14 56 (40.58%) Exchange Server 2013
15 55 (39.86%) Windows Server 2003
16 54 (39.13%) MS Excel
17 50 (36.23%) Hyper-V
18 49 (35.51%) Office 365
18 49 (35.51%) Windows Server
19 48 (34.78%) SAN
20 47 (34.06%) WAN
21 44 (31.88%) VPN
21 44 (31.88%) Windows 8
22 43 (31.16%) VLAN
23 41 (29.71%) Dell
24 40 (28.99%) Veeam
25 36 (26.09%) NetApp
26 35 (25.36%) SharePoint
26 35 (25.36%) VoIP

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 67 (48.55%) MS Exchange
2 61 (44.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (40.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (25.36%) SharePoint
5 30 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (15.22%) IIS
7 9 (6.52%) Skype for Business
8 8 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (5.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (5.07%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 27 (19.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (15.22%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (5.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.72%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 49 (35.51%) Office 365
2 18 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.35%) Mimecast
4 5 (3.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (83.33%) Firewall
2 48 (34.78%) SAN
3 47 (34.06%) WAN
4 44 (31.88%) VPN
5 43 (31.16%) VLAN
6 35 (25.36%) VoIP
7 29 (21.01%) DNS
8 26 (18.84%) TCP/IP
9 21 (15.22%) DHCP
10 20 (14.49%) LAN
11 17 (12.32%) ADSL
11 17 (12.32%) Wireless
12 14 (10.14%) PBX
13 12 (8.70%) IPsec
13 12 (8.70%) OSPF
14 11 (7.97%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (7.25%) SSL
16 9 (6.52%) FTP
16 9 (6.52%) MPLS
17 8 (5.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (3.62%) Banking
1 5 (3.62%) Investment Banking
1 5 (3.62%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.90%) Marketing
2 4 (2.90%) Publishing
3 3 (2.17%) Electronics
3 3 (2.17%) Finance
3 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (31.88%) Support Engineer
2 29 (21.01%) IT Support
3 28 (20.29%) Systems Engineer
4 26 (18.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 22 (15.94%) Analyst
5 22 (15.94%) Support Analyst
6 21 (15.22%) IT Engineer
7 20 (14.49%) 1st Line Support
8 19 (13.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 19 (13.77%) IT Support Engineer
9 15 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
10 14 (10.14%) 1st Line Engineer
10 14 (10.14%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 14 (10.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 14 (10.14%) Network Engineer
10 14 (10.14%) Service Analyst
10 14 (10.14%) Service Desk Analyst
10 14 (10.14%) Service Desk Engineer
10 14 (10.14%) Service Desk Support
10 14 (10.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) 802.1X
1 5 (3.62%) Web Services
2 2 (1.45%) HTML
2 2 (1.45%) XML
3 1 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.12%) EqualLogic
2 20 (14.49%) EPoS
3 14 (10.14%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (9.42%) Driving Licence
5 11 (7.97%) Blackberry
6 10 (7.25%) HP StoreVirtual
7 9 (6.52%) iPhone
8 8 (5.80%) Replication
9 7 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (4.35%) Clustering
10 6 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 115 (83.33%) Windows
2 79 (57.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (52.90%) Windows 7
4 60 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (39.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (35.51%) Windows Server
7 44 (31.88%) Windows 8
8 30 (21.74%) Linux
8 30 (21.74%) Windows 10
9 17 (12.32%) Unix
10 16 (11.59%) Windows Vista
11 13 (9.42%) Windows XP
12 9 (6.52%) Android
13 6 (4.35%) Debian
13 6 (4.35%) Mac OS
13 6 (4.35%) Ubuntu
14 5 (3.62%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (2.90%) Windows 2000
15 4 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (1.45%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.64%) ITIL
1 34 (24.64%) Virtual Environments
2 25 (18.12%) Time Management
3 21 (15.22%) ERP
4 20 (14.49%) Database Tuning
5 18 (13.04%) Data Protection
6 16 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (10.14%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (10.14%) Project Management
8 12 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 8 (5.80%) CRM
10 6 (4.35%) Network Design
11 5 (3.62%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.62%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.62%) Migration
11 5 (3.62%) Resource Management
11 5 (3.62%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (2.90%) High Availability
13 3 (2.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.91%) SQL
2 6 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.62%) C
4 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.45%) Java
5 2 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (18.84%) MCSA
3 25 (18.12%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (15.94%) Network+ Certification
5 19 (13.77%) A+ Certification
5 19 (13.77%) CCNA
6 12 (8.70%) MCP
7 7 (5.07%) CCNP
7 7 (5.07%) MCSE
8 6 (4.35%) Degree
9 5 (3.62%) Server+ Certification
9 5 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.90%) MCITP
11 3 (2.17%) CCIE
11 3 (2.17%) HP AIS
11 3 (2.17%) HP ASE
12 2 (1.45%) MCTS
12 2 (1.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.90%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.90%) SLA
3 2 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 96 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (57.97%) Active Directory
3 50 (36.23%) Hyper-V
4 27 (19.57%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (8.70%) vSphere
6 7 (5.07%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (5.07%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.62%) VMFS
8 4 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.90%) XenApp
8 4 (2.90%) XenServer
9 3 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.17%) vCloud
10 2 (1.45%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.45%) Xen
11 1 (0.72%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.72%) NFS
11 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (21.74%) SCOM
2 25 (18.12%) Foglight
3 15 (10.87%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.35%) SnapMirror
4 6 (4.35%) SnapVault
5 5 (3.62%) Nagios
5 5 (3.62%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.62%) SCCM
5 5 (3.62%) vMotion
6 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (2.90%) WSUS
7 2 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.72%) Simpana
Vendors
1 109 (78.99%) VMware
2 102 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 88 (63.77%) Cisco
4 63 (45.65%) HP
5 41 (29.71%) Dell
6 40 (28.99%) Veeam
7 36 (26.09%) NetApp
8 29 (21.01%) Kaspersky
9 25 (18.12%) EMC
9 25 (18.12%) Fortinet
9 25 (18.12%) Kaseya
10 17 (12.32%) SonicWALL
11 14 (10.14%) Sophos
12 13 (9.42%) Juniper
12 13 (9.42%) Meraki
13 12 (8.70%) Symantec
14 9 (6.52%) Citrix
15 8 (5.80%) Draytek
16 7 (5.07%) Brocade
17 6 (4.35%) Red Hat
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