The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 147 141 136
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.083% 0.32% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.60% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
WatchGuard
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1227 1336 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.70% 53.87% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1091 809
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WatchGuard
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Welwyn Garden City -2 2 - -
WatchGuard
East of England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) Mimecast
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) NAS
2 6 (85.71%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) CommVault
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) VRRP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
1 6 (85.71%) NAS
1 6 (85.71%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) HSRP
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
2 1 (14.29%) VRRP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Service Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (85.71%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) CommVault
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper