The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -3.22%
WatchGuard
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
226 213 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.12% 43.74% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 191 165 197
Average salary £30,459 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.97% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Lancashire

WatchGuard
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) VMware