The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 168 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.093% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -8.00%
WatchGuard
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1338 1596 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.59% 45.70% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 1237 1309
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Leeds

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
2 2 (66.67%) Draytek
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) VPN

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
1 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Social Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Draytek
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint