The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 22 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 Essex 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 92 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.084% 0.19% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
656 553 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 55.03% 51.16% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 572 494 536
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
East of England

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Essex region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Essex

WatchGuard
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Epping - 1 - -
WatchGuard
East of England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) NAS
2 7 (87.50%) Veeam
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) ARCserve
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) ADSL
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Symantec
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) MCITP
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) NAS
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Support Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Network Support
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Communications Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) vSphere
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (87.50%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Veeam
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) GFI Software