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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 784 775 789
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 88 78 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.078% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 81 71 75
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
50708 47415 52760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.41% 47.51% 48.26%
Number of salaries quoted 40611 39383 44592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
London -15 34 £38,500 -9.41% 5
South East -21 30 £45,000 +27.65% 7
West Midlands -7 6 £25,000 -25.92%
South West -23 5 £24,000 -43.52% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £26,500 - 1
North West -17 4 £32,500 -13.33% 1
East Midlands 0 2 £37,500 +47.05% 2
East of England -29 2 £32,000 -24.70% 1
WatchGuard
UK

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 171 (77.03%) VMware
2 166 (74.77%) Firewall
3 138 (62.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 132 (59.46%) Microsoft
5 122 (54.95%) Cisco
6 115 (51.80%) MS Exchange
7 114 (51.35%) Windows
8 111 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 78 (35.14%) HP
9 78 (35.14%) Citrix
10 77 (34.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 74 (33.33%) SAN
12 72 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 66 (29.73%) Veeam
14 52 (23.42%) Windows Server 2003
14 52 (23.42%) Exchange Server 2007
15 51 (22.97%) VLAN
15 51 (22.97%) SonicWALL
15 51 (22.97%) NetApp
16 49 (22.07%) Windows Server 2012
17 48 (21.62%) VPN
17 48 (21.62%) Hyper-V
18 47 (21.17%) SQL
18 47 (21.17%) Exchange Server 2013
18 47 (21.17%) vSphere
19 46 (20.72%) Wireless
20 45 (20.27%) Kaspersky
21 42 (18.92%) iSCSI
21 42 (18.92%) DNS
22 40 (18.02%) Linux

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 115 (51.80%) MS Exchange
2 72 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (23.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 47 (21.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 39 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 29 (13.06%) SharePoint
7 18 (8.11%) IIS
8 8 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (2.70%) Lync
10 4 (1.80%) SAS
10 4 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.35%) Apache
12 2 (0.90%) nginx
12 2 (0.90%) Confluence
13 1 (0.45%) Drupal
13 1 (0.45%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 31 (13.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.45%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.95%) SaaS
2 7 (3.15%) Office 365
3 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.90%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 166 (74.77%) Firewall
2 74 (33.33%) SAN
3 51 (22.97%) VLAN
4 48 (21.62%) VPN
5 46 (20.72%) Wireless
6 42 (18.92%) iSCSI
6 42 (18.92%) DNS
7 37 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 34 (15.32%) DHCP
9 25 (11.26%) NAS
10 22 (9.91%) Fibre Channel
11 21 (9.46%) WAN
12 17 (7.66%) SSL
13 15 (6.76%) Internet
14 14 (6.31%) LAN
15 11 (4.95%) VoIP
16 10 (4.50%) ADSL
16 10 (4.50%) SNMP
16 10 (4.50%) MPLS
17 8 (3.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.35%) MySQL
6 2 (0.90%) FileMaker
6 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (5.86%) Finance
2 7 (3.15%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.80%) Legal
3 4 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Local Government
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (27.03%) Support Engineer
2 30 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
3 29 (13.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 28 (12.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (12.61%) Consultant
5 19 (8.56%) Network Engineer
6 18 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
7 17 (7.66%) Support Specialist
7 17 (7.66%) IT Support
8 15 (6.76%) Field Engineer
8 15 (6.76%) Business Development Manager
8 15 (6.76%) Development Manager
8 15 (6.76%) Business Manager
9 13 (5.86%) IT Support Engineer
10 11 (4.95%) Analyst
10 11 (4.95%) Administrator
11 10 (4.50%) Infrastructure Manager
11 10 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.35%) .NET
2 2 (0.90%) HTML
2 2 (0.90%) XML
3 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.66%) Blackberry
2 9 (4.05%) Replication
3 7 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.25%) EqualLogic
5 4 (1.80%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.80%) EPoS
6 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.90%) Open Source
6 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.45%) iSeries
7 1 (0.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 114 (51.35%) Windows
2 77 (34.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (23.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (22.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (18.02%) Linux
6 16 (7.21%) Windows XP
7 14 (6.31%) Windows 8
7 14 (6.31%) UNIX
8 11 (4.95%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.05%) Mac OS
10 7 (3.15%) AIX
11 5 (2.25%) SUSE
12 4 (1.80%) Android
13 3 (1.35%) VMS
14 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.90%) CentOS
15 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.12%) Migration
2 19 (8.56%) Business Development
3 17 (7.66%) ITIL
4 12 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (3.60%) E-Commerce
6 7 (3.15%) Business Continuity
7 6 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (2.25%) Data Protection
8 5 (2.25%) PRINCE2
8 5 (2.25%) CRM
9 4 (1.80%) Service Delivery
9 4 (1.80%) Project Management
9 4 (1.80%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (1.80%) Network Design
9 4 (1.80%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.80%) DevOps
10 3 (1.35%) Software Deployment
10 3 (1.35%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (1.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (21.17%) SQL
2 11 (4.95%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.05%) Bash Shell
3 9 (4.05%) Perl
4 8 (3.60%) VB
5 2 (0.90%) Ruby
5 2 (0.90%) Java
6 1 (0.45%) C
6 1 (0.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (12.16%) MCSE
3 25 (11.26%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (10.81%) CCNA
5 21 (9.46%) CCSE
6 17 (7.66%) CCSA
7 15 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (5.41%) MCSA
9 11 (4.95%) MCITP
10 7 (3.15%) CCNP
11 4 (1.80%) NCDA
11 4 (1.80%) NCIE
11 4 (1.80%) VCAP
12 3 (1.35%) MCP
12 3 (1.35%) CCA
12 3 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.90%) MCTS
14 1 (0.45%) VCP5
14 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.36%) SLA
2 8 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 138 (62.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 48 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 47 (21.17%) vSphere
5 36 (16.22%) XenApp
6 32 (14.41%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (12.16%) XenDesktop
8 8 (3.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (3.15%) XenServer
10 4 (1.80%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.80%) VMware Server
10 4 (1.80%) KVM
11 3 (1.35%) vCloud
11 3 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (1.35%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (17.57%) Backup Exec
2 20 (9.01%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (5.86%) ARCserve
4 11 (4.95%) SCOM
5 8 (3.60%) SCCM
6 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.90%) logstash
7 1 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.45%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 171 (77.03%) VMware
2 132 (59.46%) Microsoft
3 122 (54.95%) Cisco
4 78 (35.14%) HP
4 78 (35.14%) Citrix
5 66 (29.73%) Veeam
6 51 (22.97%) NetApp
6 51 (22.97%) SonicWALL
7 45 (20.27%) Kaspersky
8 32 (14.41%) Symantec
9 31 (13.96%) CheckPoint
9 31 (13.96%) Dell
10 26 (11.71%) Juniper
11 23 (10.36%) EMC
11 23 (10.36%) IBM
12 21 (9.46%) McAfee
13 16 (7.21%) 3PAR
14 15 (6.76%) F5
15 10 (4.50%) Sophos
16 7 (3.15%) CommVault
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