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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 765 775 782
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 108 127 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.087%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 98 118 80
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +33.92%
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
48292 51727 49707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.90% 46.45% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 39197 42024 41059
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 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 4 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 +54 51 £40,000 +6.66% 3
South East -1 17 £43,750 -7.89%
East of England +22 14 £30,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire +8 12 £36,500 +21.66%
West Midlands -14 5 £28,550 -18.42%
North West +7 4 £35,000 +45.83% 5
North East - 4 £27,500 -
East Midlands -19 1 £37,500 - 1
WatchGuard
UK

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 140 (76.92%) Firewall
2 121 (66.48%) VMware
2 121 (66.48%) Windows
3 105 (57.69%) Cisco
4 103 (56.59%) Microsoft
5 100 (54.95%) Active Directory
6 97 (53.30%) MS Exchange
7 92 (50.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 70 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 66 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 64 (35.16%) HP
11 59 (32.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 57 (31.32%) TCP/IP
13 56 (30.77%) LAN
14 54 (29.67%) WAN
14 54 (29.67%) SQL
15 53 (29.12%) DNS
16 46 (25.27%) SQL Server
17 42 (23.08%) VLAN
17 42 (23.08%) Hyper-V
18 41 (22.53%) VPN
19 40 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2013
20 37 (20.33%) Citrix
21 36 (19.78%) Sophos
21 36 (19.78%) Windows 7
22 35 (19.23%) DHCP
23 33 (18.13%) VoIP
24 31 (17.03%) IIS
24 31 (17.03%) SonicWALL
25 30 (16.48%) Windows 8

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 97 (53.30%) MS Exchange
2 66 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (21.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (17.03%) IIS
5 27 (14.84%) SharePoint
6 26 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (10.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (4.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.20%) Lync
9 4 (2.20%) MS Project Server
10 3 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.10%) Apache
12 1 (0.55%) Drupal
12 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.55%) Jetty
12 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 28 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.40%) MS Office
3 5 (2.75%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.10%) MS Project
5 1 (0.55%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.64%) Office 365
2 10 (5.49%) Mimecast
3 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.65%) SaaS
5 2 (1.10%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.10%) IaaS
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 140 (76.92%) Firewall
2 57 (31.32%) TCP/IP
3 56 (30.77%) LAN
4 54 (29.67%) WAN
5 53 (29.12%) DNS
6 42 (23.08%) VLAN
7 41 (22.53%) VPN
8 35 (19.23%) DHCP
9 33 (18.13%) VoIP
10 27 (14.84%) SAN
10 27 (14.84%) Wireless
11 24 (13.19%) SSL
12 22 (12.09%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (10.99%) Wi-Fi
14 19 (10.44%) MPLS
15 16 (8.79%) ADSL
16 15 (8.24%) Network Security
17 13 (7.14%) Ethernet
18 11 (6.04%) IP Telephony
18 11 (6.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (6.04%) MySQL
4 8 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.10%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (6.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (10.44%) Finance
2 10 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.30%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.30%) Front Office
4 5 (2.75%) Banking
4 5 (2.75%) Retail
4 5 (2.75%) Games
5 3 (1.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (17.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (15.93%) Administrator
3 26 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 23 (12.64%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (12.64%) Network Engineer
5 20 (10.99%) Field Engineer
6 19 (10.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (8.24%) Network Support
8 14 (7.69%) Analyst
9 10 (5.49%) Technical Support
9 10 (5.49%) Consultant
10 9 (4.95%) IT Administrator
10 9 (4.95%) Network Support Engineer
10 9 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.40%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.40%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
13 6 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 6 (3.30%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.40%) Web Services
2 6 (3.30%) HTML
3 1 (0.55%) LAMP
3 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.54%) Replication
2 7 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.30%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.65%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.10%) FMCG
6 2 (1.10%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.10%) PKI
6 2 (1.10%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.10%) Social Network
6 2 (1.10%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.55%) DTV
7 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 121 (66.48%) Windows
2 70 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (32.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (19.78%) Windows 7
5 30 (16.48%) Windows 8
6 29 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (9.89%) Linux
8 17 (9.34%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.30%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.75%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (9.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (8.79%) ITIL
3 9 (4.95%) Project Management
4 8 (4.40%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (3.85%) Migration
5 7 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (3.30%) Network Architecture
6 6 (3.30%) Performance Management
6 6 (3.30%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (3.30%) Mentoring
6 6 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (3.30%) Asset Management
6 6 (3.30%) Validation
6 6 (3.30%) Information Security
7 5 (2.75%) Time Management
7 5 (2.75%) Business Development
7 5 (2.75%) Incident Management
7 5 (2.75%) PRINCE2
7 5 (2.75%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.67%) SQL
2 15 (8.24%) PowerShell
3 12 (6.59%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.85%) C
5 1 (0.55%) Perl
5 1 (0.55%) C#
5 1 (0.55%) VBScript
5 1 (0.55%) Python
5 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (9.89%) CCNA
3 16 (8.79%) CCNP
4 11 (6.04%) MCSA
5 9 (4.95%) CCSE
6 8 (4.40%) CCSA
7 7 (3.85%) MCSE
8 4 (2.20%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.65%) MCP
9 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.10%) Degree
11 1 (0.55%) CISA
11 1 (0.55%) CISM
11 1 (0.55%) CCA
11 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.55%) CISSP
11 1 (0.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.99%) SLA
2 9 (4.95%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 100 (54.95%) Active Directory
2 92 (50.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 22 (12.09%) vSphere
5 13 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (5.49%) Terminal Services
7 7 (3.85%) VMware ESX
8 6 (3.30%) Firmware
9 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (2.75%) XenApp
10 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.10%) UAG
10 2 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.10%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.10%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.55%) pfSense
11 1 (0.55%) KVM
11 1 (0.55%) iptables
11 1 (0.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (8.79%) Nagios
2 14 (7.69%) WSUS
3 12 (6.59%) WMI
3 12 (6.59%) Backup Exec
4 9 (4.95%) SCCM
5 7 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (3.30%) SCOM
7 5 (2.75%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.55%) Opsview
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.55%) Cacti
8 1 (0.55%) Puppet
8 1 (0.55%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 121 (66.48%) VMware
2 105 (57.69%) Cisco
3 103 (56.59%) Microsoft
4 64 (35.16%) HP
5 37 (20.33%) Citrix
6 36 (19.78%) Sophos
7 31 (17.03%) SonicWALL
8 26 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 23 (12.64%) NetApp
10 18 (9.89%) Avaya
11 17 (9.34%) Veeam
11 17 (9.34%) F5
12 15 (8.24%) Fortinet
13 13 (7.14%) Kaspersky
13 13 (7.14%) SolarWinds
14 11 (6.04%) Mitel
15 10 (5.49%) ProCurve
15 10 (5.49%) Juniper
15 10 (5.49%) Dell
16 9 (4.95%) Symantec
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 4 days ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum
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Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
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deeserve Limited
Salary: negotiable based on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Venturi
Salary: £6000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
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