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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 770 783 787
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 101 134 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.12% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 91 118 79
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,740 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £47,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-23.15% +69.64%
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
46089 51437 48699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.82% 46.55% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37620 42091 40304
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
London +75 55 £40,000 +6.66%
South East -7 18 £46,250 -2.63% 2
East of England +12 7 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Yorkshire +8 7 £37,500 +25.00%
West Midlands -3 6 £28,550 -18.42%
North West +15 4 £35,000 +45.83% 2
North East - 4 £27,500 -
WatchGuard
UK

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 127 (77.44%) Firewall
2 107 (65.24%) Windows
3 103 (62.80%) VMware
4 96 (58.54%) Cisco
5 88 (53.66%) Active Directory
6 86 (52.44%) Microsoft
7 81 (49.39%) MS Exchange
8 78 (47.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 69 (42.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 67 (40.85%) HP
11 58 (35.37%) TCP/IP
12 56 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 52 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 44 (26.83%) LAN
15 43 (26.22%) WAN
16 41 (25.00%) VPN
17 40 (24.39%) SQL
18 39 (23.78%) DNS
19 38 (23.17%) Windows 7
20 37 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2013
21 36 (21.95%) VLAN
22 35 (21.34%) SQL Server
23 33 (20.12%) Citrix
23 33 (20.12%) CheckPoint
24 31 (18.90%) SonicWALL
24 31 (18.90%) Windows 8
25 30 (18.29%) Hyper-V
25 30 (18.29%) VoIP
26 29 (17.68%) Cisco ASA
27 28 (17.07%) Sophos

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 81 (49.39%) MS Exchange
2 56 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (13.41%) IIS
6 15 (9.15%) SharePoint
7 12 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.05%) Lync
9 4 (2.44%) Apache
10 3 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.22%) MS Project Server
11 2 (1.22%) Joomla!
11 2 (1.22%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.22%) Drupal
12 1 (0.61%) Jetty
12 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.61%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.66%) MS Office
3 2 (1.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.71%) Office 365
2 9 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.27%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.83%) SaaS
5 2 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.22%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (77.44%) Firewall
2 58 (35.37%) TCP/IP
3 44 (26.83%) LAN
4 43 (26.22%) WAN
5 41 (25.00%) VPN
6 39 (23.78%) DNS
7 36 (21.95%) VLAN
8 30 (18.29%) VoIP
9 29 (17.68%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (16.46%) DHCP
10 27 (16.46%) Wireless
11 25 (15.24%) SAN
12 22 (13.41%) SSL
13 15 (9.15%) MPLS
13 15 (9.15%) ADSL
13 15 (9.15%) Ethernet
14 14 (8.54%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (8.54%) Network Security
15 12 (7.32%) NAS
15 12 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.10%) MySQL
3 9 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (10.98%) Finance
2 9 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.66%) Front Office
4 5 (3.05%) Banking
4 5 (3.05%) Games
5 4 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.22%) Legal
6 2 (1.22%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (15.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (13.41%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.41%) Administrator
3 17 (10.37%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (10.37%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (9.76%) Support Engineer
5 15 (9.15%) Field Engineer
5 15 (9.15%) Network Support
6 11 (6.71%) Analyst
7 10 (6.10%) Consultant
8 9 (5.49%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) Technical Support
9 8 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Support Specialist
11 6 (3.66%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 6 (3.66%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.66%) IT Administrator
11 6 (3.66%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.49%) Web Services
2 6 (3.66%) HTML
3 2 (1.22%) .NET
3 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.80%) Replication
2 19 (11.59%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.66%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.22%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.22%) PKI
5 2 (1.22%) CCTV
5 2 (1.22%) FMCG
5 2 (1.22%) Social Network
5 2 (1.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) DTV
6 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.61%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 107 (65.24%) Windows
2 69 (42.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (23.17%) Windows 7
5 31 (18.90%) Windows 8
6 22 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (9.76%) Linux
8 13 (7.93%) Windows XP
9 7 (4.27%) Ubuntu
9 7 (4.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.61%) UNIX
10 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (10.37%) ITIL
2 13 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (5.49%) Project Management
3 9 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (4.27%) Business Development
5 7 (4.27%) Performance Management
5 7 (4.27%) Migration
5 7 (4.27%) Information Security
5 7 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (4.27%) Network Architecture
6 6 (3.66%) Mentoring
6 6 (3.66%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (3.66%) Network Design
7 5 (3.05%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.05%) PRINCE2
7 5 (3.05%) CRM
7 5 (3.05%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (3.05%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (2.44%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 40 (24.39%) SQL
2 6 (3.66%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.83%) C
3 3 (1.83%) C#
4 2 (1.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.61%) Python
5 1 (0.61%) VBScript
5 1 (0.61%) Java
5 1 (0.61%) Perl
5 1 (0.61%) PHP
5 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (15.24%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (13.41%) CCNA
3 20 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (12.20%) CCNP
4 11 (6.71%) CCSE
4 11 (6.71%) MCSA
5 10 (6.10%) CCSA
6 9 (5.49%) MCSE
7 6 (3.66%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (3.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.22%) MCITP
9 2 (1.22%) Degree
9 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) MCP
10 1 (0.61%) CCIE
10 1 (0.61%) CCA
10 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.61%) CISSP
10 1 (0.61%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.20%) SLA
2 9 (5.49%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 88 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 78 (47.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (18.29%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.93%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (6.71%) vSphere
6 8 (4.88%) Firmware
7 7 (4.27%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.44%) XenApp
9 3 (1.83%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.22%) UAG
10 2 (1.22%) XenServer
10 2 (1.22%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.22%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.61%) iptables
11 1 (0.61%) KVM
11 1 (0.61%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 13 (7.93%) Nagios
2 10 (6.10%) Backup Exec
3 9 (5.49%) WSUS
4 6 (3.66%) HAProxy
5 5 (3.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.44%) SCCM
7 3 (1.83%) SCOM
8 2 (1.22%) OpenSSO
8 2 (1.22%) WMI
9 1 (0.61%) Opsview
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.61%) Cacti
9 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 103 (62.80%) VMware
2 96 (58.54%) Cisco
3 86 (52.44%) Microsoft
4 67 (40.85%) HP
5 33 (20.12%) Citrix
5 33 (20.12%) CheckPoint
6 31 (18.90%) SonicWALL
7 28 (17.07%) Sophos
8 22 (13.41%) NetApp
9 19 (11.59%) Avaya
9 19 (11.59%) Fortinet
10 17 (10.37%) SolarWinds
11 16 (9.76%) Veeam
12 15 (9.15%) F5
13 14 (8.54%) Kaspersky
13 14 (8.54%) ProCurve
13 14 (8.54%) Juniper
14 8 (4.88%) 3PAR
14 8 (4.88%) Dell
15 7 (4.27%) Apple
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