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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WatchGuard
UK / England
Rank 714 854 862
Rank change year-on-year
+140 +8
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 104 69 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.072% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 96 60 64
Median salary £33,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +23.07%

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
33976 43403 47119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.47% 45.46% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27546 36007 38996
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
London +89 58 £34,250 -2.14% 1
South East +70 16 £32,000 -14.66% 3
South West +14 7 £18,500 -53.75% 2
West Midlands +34 6 £35,000 +33.33%
East Midlands - 5 £20,500 - 1
Yorkshire +27 4 £24,000 -20.00% 2
North West -6 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
East of England +25 3 £33,000 - 2
WatchGuard
UK

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 141 (87.04%) Firewall
2 124 (76.54%) Cisco
3 76 (46.91%) VMware
4 75 (46.30%) Windows
5 73 (45.06%) Cisco Certification
6 69 (42.59%) CheckPoint
7 66 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 65 (40.12%) Cisco ASA
9 64 (39.51%) Wireless
10 63 (38.89%) SonicWALL
11 61 (37.65%) Active Directory
12 57 (35.19%) Juniper
13 50 (30.86%) VPN
14 49 (30.25%) Fortinet
15 48 (29.63%) Aruba
16 47 (29.01%) F5
16 47 (29.01%) Windows Server
17 46 (28.40%) MS Exchange
18 45 (27.78%) Network Security
18 45 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
19 44 (27.16%) Cisco Wireless
20 41 (25.31%) TCP/IP
21 39 (24.07%) Hyper-V
21 39 (24.07%) FortiGate
22 38 (23.46%) WAN
23 37 (22.84%) Palo Alto
24 36 (22.22%) Extreme Networks
24 36 (22.22%) LAN
24 36 (22.22%) SQL Server
24 36 (22.22%) Microsoft

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 46 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 22 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (9.26%) SharePoint
5 13 (8.02%) IIS
6 12 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (4.32%) Apache
8 7 (4.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (3.09%) Site Server
10 2 (1.23%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.58%) Office 365
2 7 (4.32%) Mimecast
3 5 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.23%) IaaS
4 2 (1.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (87.04%) Firewall
2 65 (40.12%) Cisco ASA
3 64 (39.51%) Wireless
4 50 (30.86%) VPN
5 45 (27.78%) Network Security
6 44 (27.16%) Cisco Wireless
7 41 (25.31%) TCP/IP
8 38 (23.46%) WAN
9 36 (22.22%) LAN
10 33 (20.37%) VLAN
10 33 (20.37%) VoIP
11 28 (17.28%) MPLS
12 27 (16.67%) DNS
13 23 (14.20%) BGP
13 23 (14.20%) OSPF
14 22 (13.58%) SAN
15 20 (12.35%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (11.11%) ADSL
17 17 (10.49%) DHCP
18 13 (8.02%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.41%) MySQL
3 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (6.17%) Finance
2 6 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.09%) Retail
4 1 (0.62%) Advertising
4 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (27.16%) Network Engineer
2 36 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 31 (19.14%) Security Engineer
4 26 (16.05%) Firewall Engineer
5 23 (14.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 22 (13.58%) Network Security Engineer
7 15 (9.26%) Analyst
7 15 (9.26%) IT Support
8 13 (8.02%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (8.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (8.02%) Windows Engineer
9 12 (7.41%) Consultant
9 12 (7.41%) IT Engineer
10 11 (6.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (6.17%) Exchange Support
11 10 (6.17%) Server Support
11 10 (6.17%) Windows Server Support
12 9 (5.56%) Business Manager
12 9 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
12 9 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.09%) 802.1X
1 5 (3.09%) EDI
1 5 (3.09%) Web Services
2 2 (1.23%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (0.62%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.20%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.64%) Driving Licence
4 9 (5.56%) PKI
5 8 (4.94%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.85%) Clustering
8 3 (1.85%) Replication
9 2 (1.23%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.23%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.62%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 75 (46.30%) Windows
2 47 (29.01%) Windows Server
3 45 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (20.37%) Linux
5 27 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (12.96%) Windows 8
8 17 (10.49%) Ubuntu
9 12 (7.41%) Windows 7
10 11 (6.79%) Unix
11 8 (4.94%) Debian
12 7 (4.32%) Windows 10
12 7 (4.32%) Windows Vista
13 6 (3.70%) Mac OS
14 5 (3.09%) Mac OS X
15 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (11.73%) Migration
2 15 (9.26%) Server Building
3 12 (7.41%) Network Design
4 11 (6.79%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (6.79%) Security Monitoring
5 9 (5.56%) Presales
5 9 (5.56%) Project Management
6 8 (4.94%) High Availability
7 7 (4.32%) Business Development
7 7 (4.32%) ITIL
8 6 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 6 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (3.70%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.09%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.09%) Information Security
9 5 (3.09%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (3.09%) Operations Management
9 5 (3.09%) Security Operations
9 5 (3.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (3.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.79%) SQL
2 9 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.62%) Lua
Qualifications
1 73 (45.06%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (18.52%) CCNA
3 29 (17.90%) CCNP
4 19 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (9.26%) JNCIS
6 14 (8.64%) MCSA
7 12 (7.41%) CISSP
8 11 (6.79%) CISM
8 11 (6.79%) MCSE
9 9 (5.56%) CCDA
9 9 (5.56%) JNCIP
10 8 (4.94%) MCITP
11 7 (4.32%) JNCIA
12 6 (3.70%) A+ Certification
12 6 (3.70%) CISA
12 6 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (3.09%) CCDP
13 5 (3.09%) CCSE
13 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) SLA
2 5 (3.09%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.62%) COBIT
System Software
1 66 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (37.65%) Active Directory
3 39 (24.07%) Hyper-V
4 14 (8.64%) Terminal Services
4 14 (8.64%) vSphere
5 13 (8.02%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (7.41%) VMware ESX
7 7 (4.32%) XenServer
8 2 (1.23%) NFS
8 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.23%) Xen
9 1 (0.62%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 39 (24.07%) FortiGate
2 15 (9.26%) Backup Exec
3 12 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (6.17%) HAProxy
5 9 (5.56%) Nagios
6 7 (4.32%) SCCM
7 5 (3.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (3.09%) Nessus
8 4 (2.47%) SmoothWall
8 4 (2.47%) WSUS
9 2 (1.23%) Ansible
9 2 (1.23%) Icinga
10 1 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.62%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 124 (76.54%) Cisco
2 76 (46.91%) VMware
3 69 (42.59%) CheckPoint
4 63 (38.89%) SonicWALL
5 57 (35.19%) Juniper
6 49 (30.25%) Fortinet
7 48 (29.63%) Aruba
8 47 (29.01%) F5
9 37 (22.84%) Palo Alto
10 36 (22.22%) Extreme Networks
10 36 (22.22%) HP
10 36 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 22 (13.58%) Citrix
12 19 (11.73%) Veeam
13 18 (11.11%) Kaspersky
14 17 (10.49%) SolarWinds
15 15 (9.26%) Symantec
16 14 (8.64%) Intel Security
16 14 (8.64%) Sophos
17 12 (7.41%) Riverbed
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
Logic Business Systems
Salary: From £19,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Southern Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Wakefield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Moorgate, London
Q C I C Group
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Redruth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago