The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 593 597 609
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 33 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.071% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.15% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 11
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
WatchGuard
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19849 21417 20193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.47% 46.10% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16774 17656 16884
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in London

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in London

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in London

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in London

WatchGuard
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
City of London +22 6 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Bromley +14 3 £22,750 -39.33% 1
Mitcham - 3 £50,000 -
Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 82 (93.18%) Firewall
2 69 (78.41%) Windows
3 64 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 57 (64.77%) Cisco
5 54 (61.36%) VMware
6 52 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (53.41%) MS Exchange
8 46 (52.27%) DNS
9 42 (47.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 41 (46.59%) HP
10 41 (46.59%) TCP/IP
11 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
12 37 (42.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (40.91%) DHCP
14 34 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 33 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
16 32 (36.36%) Windows 7
17 30 (34.09%) VPN
18 29 (32.95%) Exchange Server 2007
19 26 (29.55%) VLAN
20 24 (27.27%) Windows 8
21 22 (25.00%) SQL Server
22 21 (23.86%) Cisco Certification
22 21 (23.86%) ProCurve
23 20 (22.73%) CCNA
24 19 (21.59%) Avaya
25 18 (20.45%) SSL
25 18 (20.45%) Hyper-V
26 17 (19.32%) Sophos
26 17 (19.32%) SQL

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 47 (53.41%) MS Exchange
2 42 (47.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (32.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (18.18%) IIS
6 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 8 (9.09%) Lync
7 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.27%) Joomla!
8 2 (2.27%) Apache
8 2 (2.27%) Drupal
8 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.14%) Confluence
9 1 (1.14%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Office 365
2 4 (4.55%) SaaS
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.27%) IaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 82 (93.18%) Firewall
2 46 (52.27%) DNS
3 41 (46.59%) TCP/IP
4 36 (40.91%) DHCP
5 30 (34.09%) VPN
6 26 (29.55%) VLAN
7 18 (20.45%) SSL
8 15 (17.05%) VoIP
9 13 (14.77%) SAN
10 12 (13.64%) WAN
10 12 (13.64%) LAN
10 12 (13.64%) Network Security
10 12 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (13.64%) NAS
10 12 (13.64%) Wireless
11 11 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (11.36%) SMTP
12 10 (11.36%) NetScreen
13 8 (9.09%) Internet
14 7 (7.95%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.68%) MySQL
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) JIRA
1 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (19.32%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Banking
2 6 (6.82%) Front Office
3 4 (4.55%) Electronics
4 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
2 17 (19.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Network Engineer
3 16 (18.18%) Network Support
4 14 (15.91%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (11.36%) Administrator
6 9 (10.23%) Support Engineer
6 9 (10.23%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) Network Team Leader
7 8 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 8 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
7 8 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Senior Network Support
8 7 (7.95%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Technical Support
10 5 (5.68%) Coordinator
10 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Replication
2 13 (14.77%) Data Centre
3 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.95%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.27%) CCTV
7 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.14%) Wiki
7 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.14%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.14%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 69 (78.41%) Windows
2 52 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 24 (27.27%) Windows 8
6 16 (18.18%) Linux
7 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (7.95%) Windows XP
9 5 (5.68%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (3.41%) Windows Vista
11 3 (3.41%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.27%) Debian
13 1 (1.14%) CentOS
13 1 (1.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.77%) ITIL
1 13 (14.77%) Migration
2 11 (12.50%) CRM
3 9 (10.23%) Mentoring
4 8 (9.09%) Network Design
5 5 (5.68%) Business Continuity
5 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.68%) DevOps
5 5 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.55%) Computer Security
7 3 (3.41%) Software Licensing
8 2 (2.27%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.27%) Business Development
8 2 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) SQL
2 14 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (23.86%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (22.73%) CCNA
3 13 (14.77%) CCNP
4 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.82%) MCITP
6 4 (4.55%) MCP
6 4 (4.55%) HNC
6 4 (4.55%) MCTS
7 2 (2.27%) MCSE
8 1 (1.14%) Degree
8 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.05%) SLA
2 11 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.68%) QA
4 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 37 (42.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (20.45%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.82%) vSphere
6 3 (3.41%) Firmware
7 2 (2.27%) XenServer
8 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.14%) UAG
8 1 (1.14%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.14%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.14%) qmail
8 1 (1.14%) Postfix
8 1 (1.14%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Nagios
2 5 (5.68%) HAProxy
3 4 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.27%) OpenSSO
5 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.14%) SCCM
5 1 (1.14%) SCOM
5 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.14%) Cacti
5 1 (1.14%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 57 (64.77%) Cisco
2 54 (61.36%) VMware
3 41 (46.59%) HP
4 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
5 21 (23.86%) ProCurve
6 19 (21.59%) Avaya
7 17 (19.32%) Sophos
8 15 (17.05%) SolarWinds
8 15 (17.05%) F5
9 14 (15.91%) CheckPoint
9 14 (15.91%) Apple
10 13 (14.77%) Fortinet
10 13 (14.77%) Veeam
11 12 (13.64%) SonicWALL
11 12 (13.64%) Citrix
12 11 (12.50%) Juniper
13 7 (7.95%) ZyXEL
13 7 (7.95%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (7.95%) NETGEAR
14 5 (5.68%) Riverbed
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20000 - 25000 with excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum Package with Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago