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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 148 136 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 5 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% 0.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +33.92%
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
1298 1202 1330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 56.02% 47.95% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 961 1081
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 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
Welwyn Garden City -9 5 £42,500 -
WatchGuard
East of England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) CommVault
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) VRRP

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
1 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) HSRP
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) VRRP
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) CommVault
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper