The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 25 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 753 789 804
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +15
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 122 56 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.055% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 104 51 66
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51531 48662 53282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.05% 47.78% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 41810 40268 45383
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
UK

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in England

WatchGuard
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
South East -4 39 £47,500 +35.71% 2
London -16 36 £37,500 -1.31% 1
East Midlands +1 11 £37,500 +33.92% 1
South West - 11 £24,000 -
Yorkshire -29 9 £30,000 - 2
East of England +2 8 - - 3
West Midlands - 8 £30,000 - 1
North West -9 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
WatchGuard
UK

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 190 (77.55%) VMware
2 183 (74.69%) Firewall
3 166 (67.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 153 (62.45%) Microsoft
5 151 (61.63%) Cisco
6 126 (51.43%) MS Exchange
7 122 (49.80%) Active Directory
8 121 (49.39%) Windows
9 103 (42.04%) HP
10 89 (36.33%) SAN
11 85 (34.69%) Exchange Server 2010
12 83 (33.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 77 (31.43%) Citrix
14 72 (29.39%) NetApp
15 70 (28.57%) Veeam
16 67 (27.35%) SonicWALL
17 66 (26.94%) Windows Server 2003
18 62 (25.31%) Wireless
19 59 (24.08%) vSphere
20 57 (23.27%) Exchange Server 2007
20 57 (23.27%) VLAN
21 52 (21.22%) VPN
22 51 (20.82%) Hyper-V
23 50 (20.41%) iSCSI
23 50 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
24 49 (20.00%) Kaspersky
25 48 (19.59%) MS Excel
26 47 (19.18%) Migration
26 47 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2003
26 47 (19.18%) Backup Exec

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 126 (51.43%) MS Exchange
2 85 (34.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (23.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 50 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 47 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 38 (15.51%) SharePoint
7 13 (5.31%) IIS
8 11 (4.49%) Lync
9 8 (3.27%) SAS
9 8 (3.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.41%) Apache
11 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.41%) Drupal
11 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 48 (19.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.86%) SaaS
2 5 (2.04%) Office 365
3 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 183 (74.69%) Firewall
2 89 (36.33%) SAN
3 62 (25.31%) Wireless
4 57 (23.27%) VLAN
5 52 (21.22%) VPN
6 50 (20.41%) iSCSI
7 36 (14.69%) NAS
8 33 (13.47%) DNS
9 32 (13.06%) DHCP
10 31 (12.65%) TCP/IP
11 22 (8.98%) Internet
11 22 (8.98%) Fibre Channel
12 18 (7.35%) WAN
13 13 (5.31%) LAN
14 9 (3.67%) ADSL
14 9 (3.67%) SSL
14 9 (3.67%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (3.67%) NetScaler
15 8 (3.27%) Network Security
15 8 (3.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (2.86%) Finance
2 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.22%) Legal
3 3 (1.22%) Retail
4 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (23.27%) Support Engineer
2 39 (15.92%) 3rd Line Support
3 37 (15.10%) Consultant
4 32 (13.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (12.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 25 (10.20%) Network Engineer
7 21 (8.57%) Analyst
8 20 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
9 19 (7.76%) Technical Consultant
10 17 (6.94%) Support Specialist
11 14 (5.71%) Development Manager
11 14 (5.71%) Business Development Manager
11 14 (5.71%) Business Manager
12 13 (5.31%) Support Analyst
12 13 (5.31%) Field Engineer
13 11 (4.49%) Administrator
13 11 (4.49%) IT Support
14 10 (4.08%) Business Development Executive
15 9 (3.67%) IT Administrator
15 9 (3.67%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.63%) .NET
2 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.53%) Blackberry
2 9 (3.67%) Replication
3 6 (2.45%) EqualLogic
4 4 (1.63%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.82%) EPoS
5 2 (0.82%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.82%) Open Source
6 1 (0.41%) iPad
6 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.41%) AS400
6 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.41%) Celerra
6 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.41%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 121 (49.39%) Windows
2 83 (33.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (26.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (17.96%) Linux
5 43 (17.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (7.35%) Mac OS
7 14 (5.71%) UNIX
8 13 (5.31%) Windows XP
9 12 (4.90%) Windows 8
10 10 (4.08%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.86%) AIX
12 5 (2.04%) SUSE
13 2 (0.82%) Android
14 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.18%) Migration
2 24 (9.80%) Business Development
3 16 (6.53%) ITIL
4 14 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 12 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (3.67%) Network Design
7 7 (2.86%) Business Continuity
7 7 (2.86%) Time Management
8 6 (2.45%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (2.04%) Data Protection
10 4 (1.63%) Incident Management
10 4 (1.63%) Service Delivery
10 4 (1.63%) PRINCE2
10 4 (1.63%) CRM
11 3 (1.22%) Project Management
11 3 (1.22%) Process Management
11 3 (1.22%) Project Planning
11 3 (1.22%) Programme Management
11 3 (1.22%) Asset Management
11 3 (1.22%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 41 (16.73%) SQL
2 16 (6.53%) PowerShell
3 13 (5.31%) VB
4 7 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.86%) Perl
5 2 (0.82%) C#
6 1 (0.41%) C
6 1 (0.41%) PHP
6 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (12.65%) MCSE
1 31 (12.65%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (12.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (10.20%) CCNA
3 23 (9.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (8.16%) CCSE
5 17 (6.94%) CCNP
6 16 (6.53%) MCSA
6 16 (6.53%) CCSA
7 15 (6.12%) MCITP
8 8 (3.27%) NCDA
8 8 (3.27%) NCIE
8 8 (3.27%) VCAP
9 5 (2.04%) VCP5
9 5 (2.04%) JNCIS
9 5 (2.04%) MCDST
10 2 (0.82%) MCTS
10 2 (0.82%) MCP
11 1 (0.41%) CCIE
11 1 (0.41%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.76%) SLA
2 3 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 166 (67.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (49.80%) Active Directory
3 59 (24.08%) vSphere
4 51 (20.82%) Hyper-V
5 40 (16.33%) XenApp
6 35 (14.29%) XenDesktop
7 31 (12.65%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (4.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (3.27%) XenServer
10 6 (2.45%) Terminal Services
11 5 (2.04%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.63%) KVM
13 3 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (1.22%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.82%) pfSense
15 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 47 (19.18%) Backup Exec
2 23 (9.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 20 (8.16%) ARCserve
4 14 (5.71%) SCCM
4 14 (5.71%) SCOM
5 1 (0.41%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.41%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 190 (77.55%) VMware
2 153 (62.45%) Microsoft
3 151 (61.63%) Cisco
4 103 (42.04%) HP
5 77 (31.43%) Citrix
6 72 (29.39%) NetApp
7 70 (28.57%) Veeam
8 67 (27.35%) SonicWALL
9 49 (20.00%) Kaspersky
10 40 (16.33%) Juniper
11 38 (15.51%) Dell
12 34 (13.88%) CheckPoint
13 29 (11.84%) Symantec
14 28 (11.43%) EMC
15 27 (11.02%) IBM
16 24 (9.80%) McAfee
17 16 (6.53%) Sophos
18 14 (5.71%) 3PAR
19 10 (4.08%) ProCurve
20 7 (2.86%) CommVault
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