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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WatchGuard
UK / England
Rank 742 827 853
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +26
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 91 72 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.077% 0.087%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 81 66 85
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +17.18%

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
34415 42296 47004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.74% 45.23% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27985 35074 38862
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 January 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 January 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 +61 48 £40,000 +6.66% 2
South East +66 15 £31,500 -10.00% 1
East Midlands +20 8 £21,250 -46.87% 1
West Midlands +5 6 £35,000 +33.33%
East of England +22 5 £33,000 - 1
South West +13 4 £45,500 +13.75%
North West -18 3 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire +21 1 £35,000 -17.64%
WatchGuard
UK

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 142 (85.54%) Firewall
2 119 (71.69%) Cisco
3 94 (56.63%) Windows
4 93 (56.02%) VMware
5 81 (48.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 67 (40.36%) Cisco Certification
7 64 (38.55%) Active Directory
8 60 (36.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 59 (35.54%) Windows Server
10 55 (33.13%) MS Exchange
10 55 (33.13%) CheckPoint
11 54 (32.53%) Cisco ASA
12 52 (31.33%) HP
13 50 (30.12%) Microsoft
13 50 (30.12%) VPN
13 50 (30.12%) Juniper
13 50 (30.12%) WAN
13 50 (30.12%) SonicWALL
14 49 (29.52%) TCP/IP
15 48 (28.92%) Wireless
16 46 (27.71%) Windows Server 2008
17 44 (26.51%) Hyper-V
18 42 (25.30%) SQL Server
19 40 (24.10%) LAN
20 38 (22.89%) Linux
21 35 (21.08%) VoIP
22 34 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
22 34 (20.48%) Fortinet
23 33 (19.88%) Exchange Server 2010
24 32 (19.28%) Network Security

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 55 (33.13%) MS Exchange
2 33 (19.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (12.05%) IIS
6 15 (9.04%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.22%) Apache
7 7 (4.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.01%) Site Server
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.25%) Office 365
2 11 (6.63%) Mimecast
3 5 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.01%) IaaS
3 5 (3.01%) PaaS
4 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 142 (85.54%) Firewall
2 54 (32.53%) Cisco ASA
3 50 (30.12%) VPN
3 50 (30.12%) WAN
4 49 (29.52%) TCP/IP
5 48 (28.92%) Wireless
6 40 (24.10%) LAN
7 35 (21.08%) VoIP
8 32 (19.28%) MPLS
8 32 (19.28%) Network Security
9 31 (18.67%) DNS
9 31 (18.67%) VLAN
10 30 (18.07%) Cisco Wireless
11 27 (16.27%) SAN
12 24 (14.46%) BGP
13 23 (13.86%) OSPF
14 21 (12.65%) DHCP
15 20 (12.05%) ADSL
15 20 (12.05%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (11.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (25.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.23%) MySQL
3 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (6.02%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.01%) Retail
4 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (20.48%) Network Engineer
1 34 (20.48%) Support Engineer
2 24 (14.46%) Security Engineer
3 19 (11.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 18 (10.84%) IT Support
5 17 (10.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (8.43%) Consultant
6 14 (8.43%) Firewall Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (7.23%) Network Security Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (6.63%) Business Manager
8 11 (6.63%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (6.02%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 10 (6.02%) Analyst
9 10 (6.02%) IT Engineer
9 10 (6.02%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) EDI
1 5 (3.01%) Web Services
2 4 (2.41%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.20%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (0.60%) .NET
4 1 (0.60%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.46%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.43%) Clustering
2 14 (8.43%) Driving Licence
3 13 (7.83%) Replication
4 12 (7.23%) PKI
5 11 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.42%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.01%) Cyber Attack
7 5 (3.01%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.41%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.41%) CMDB
8 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.60%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.60%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 94 (56.63%) Windows
2 60 (36.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 59 (35.54%) Windows Server
4 46 (27.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (22.89%) Linux
6 34 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (14.46%) Windows 8
8 17 (10.24%) Windows 7
9 15 (9.04%) Unix
10 14 (8.43%) Ubuntu
11 12 (7.23%) Windows 10
12 9 (5.42%) Debian
12 9 (5.42%) Windows Vista
13 5 (3.01%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.65%) Server Building
2 19 (11.45%) Migration
3 16 (9.64%) Project Management
4 15 (9.04%) High Availability
5 14 (8.43%) PRINCE2
6 12 (7.23%) Network Design
7 11 (6.63%) ITIL
8 10 (6.02%) Problem Management
9 9 (5.42%) Business Development
9 9 (5.42%) Load Balancing
10 8 (4.82%) Change Control
10 8 (4.82%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (4.82%) Presales
11 7 (4.22%) Mobile Device Management
12 6 (3.61%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (3.61%) Security Monitoring
12 6 (3.61%) Time Management
13 5 (3.01%) Information Security
13 5 (3.01%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.05%) PowerShell
2 14 (8.43%) SQL
3 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.60%) C
4 1 (0.60%) Lua
4 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (40.36%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (19.28%) CCNA
3 31 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (15.66%) CCNP
5 19 (11.45%) MCSA
5 19 (11.45%) MCSE
6 16 (9.64%) MCITP
7 13 (7.83%) CISSP
7 13 (7.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (7.23%) CISM
9 11 (6.63%) Security Cleared
10 10 (6.02%) JNCIS
10 10 (6.02%) MCP
11 9 (5.42%) CCIE
11 9 (5.42%) SC Cleared
11 9 (5.42%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (4.82%) A+ Certification
12 8 (4.82%) CCDA
12 8 (4.82%) JNCIP
12 8 (4.82%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.42%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.22%) SLA
3 6 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 81 (48.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (38.55%) Active Directory
3 44 (26.51%) Hyper-V
4 19 (11.45%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (9.64%) Terminal Services
6 12 (7.23%) VMware ESX
7 11 (6.63%) vSphere
8 7 (4.22%) XenServer
9 4 (2.41%) Firmware
9 4 (2.41%) Xen
10 3 (1.81%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.20%) NFS
12 1 (0.60%) Kamailio
12 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (13.86%) FortiGate
2 17 (10.24%) Backup Exec
3 12 (7.23%) Nagios
4 10 (6.02%) SCCM
5 9 (5.42%) HAProxy
6 8 (4.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (3.01%) Ansible
7 5 (3.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (3.01%) Icinga
7 5 (3.01%) Nessus
7 5 (3.01%) WSUS
8 4 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.41%) SCOM
8 4 (2.41%) SmoothWall
9 2 (1.20%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.60%) SnapMirror
10 1 (0.60%) SnapVault
10 1 (0.60%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 119 (71.69%) Cisco
2 93 (56.02%) VMware
3 55 (33.13%) CheckPoint
4 52 (31.33%) HP
5 50 (30.12%) Juniper
5 50 (30.12%) Microsoft
5 50 (30.12%) SonicWALL
6 34 (20.48%) Fortinet
7 31 (18.67%) Aruba
8 30 (18.07%) F5
9 23 (13.86%) Veeam
10 22 (13.25%) Palo Alto
11 21 (12.65%) Extreme Networks
12 18 (10.84%) ProCurve
13 17 (10.24%) Kaspersky
13 17 (10.24%) Symantec
14 16 (9.64%) Citrix
14 16 (9.64%) SolarWinds
15 15 (9.04%) NetApp
16 14 (8.43%) Intel Security
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