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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 604 586 614
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 33 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.046% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.099% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 21
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
21249 20220 23295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.25% 46.11% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17527 16889 19886
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
Bromley -2 10 £37,500 -
City of London +3 3 £38,500 -9.41% 1
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 60 (89.55%) VMware
2 58 (86.57%) Firewall
3 57 (85.07%) Windows
4 53 (79.10%) Active Directory
5 50 (74.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 42 (62.69%) Cisco
6 42 (62.69%) MS Exchange
7 39 (58.21%) SAN
7 39 (58.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (55.22%) VPN
9 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
9 35 (52.24%) Veeam
10 32 (47.76%) Citrix
11 31 (46.27%) vSphere
12 30 (44.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 30 (44.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (41.79%) iSCSI
14 27 (40.30%) Exchange Server 2013
15 26 (38.81%) Exchange Server 2003
16 25 (37.31%) VLAN
16 25 (37.31%) Migration
16 25 (37.31%) Backup Exec
17 24 (35.82%) Exchange Server 2010
18 21 (31.34%) SQL Server
19 20 (29.85%) McAfee
20 19 (28.36%) Norton AntiVirus
20 19 (28.36%) Symantec
20 19 (28.36%) HP
20 19 (28.36%) Kaspersky
21 18 (26.87%) IIS

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 42 (62.69%) MS Exchange
2 27 (40.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (38.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (35.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (26.87%) IIS
6 14 (20.90%) SharePoint
7 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (4.48%) Apache
10 2 (2.99%) Lync
10 2 (2.99%) Confluence
10 2 (2.99%) nginx
11 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
11 1 (1.49%) Drupal
11 1 (1.49%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) SaaS
2 6 (8.96%) Office 365
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 58 (86.57%) Firewall
2 39 (58.21%) SAN
3 37 (55.22%) VPN
4 28 (41.79%) iSCSI
5 25 (37.31%) VLAN
6 13 (19.40%) Wireless
7 11 (16.42%) DHCP
7 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
8 10 (14.93%) DNS
8 10 (14.93%) SSL
9 9 (13.43%) WAN
9 9 (13.43%) NAS
9 9 (13.43%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (11.94%) Internet
11 7 (10.45%) Network Security
12 6 (8.96%) IPsec
13 5 (7.46%) LAN
14 4 (5.97%) MPLS
15 2 (2.99%) IP Telephony
15 2 (2.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.99%) MySQL
2 2 (2.99%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Legal
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Support Engineer
2 24 (35.82%) 3rd Line Support
3 23 (34.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (16.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (11.94%) IT Support
7 6 (8.96%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Network Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Services Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Field Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Field Support Engineer
11 1 (1.49%) IT Support Manager
11 1 (1.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) XML
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Replication
4 2 (2.99%) Open Source
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (85.07%) Windows
2 39 (58.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (44.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (44.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (22.39%) Linux
5 8 (11.94%) Mac OS
6 6 (8.96%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.48%) UNIX
8 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X Server
9 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.99%) CentOS
10 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Migration
2 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
2 8 (11.94%) ITIL
3 4 (5.97%) DevOps
3 4 (5.97%) CRM
3 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
3 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (4.48%) Programme Management
4 3 (4.48%) Project Management
4 3 (4.48%) Process Management
4 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.49%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.49%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.49%) Email Migration
6 1 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.49%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) Perl
2 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
2 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.48%) VB
4 2 (2.99%) Ruby
4 2 (2.99%) Java
5 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.48%) MCSE
2 3 (4.48%) MCP
3 2 (2.99%) MCTS
3 2 (2.99%) MCITP
3 2 (2.99%) MCSA
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) CCIE
4 1 (1.49%) CCNP
4 1 (1.49%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.88%) SLA
2 8 (11.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (79.10%) Active Directory
2 50 (74.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (46.27%) vSphere
4 9 (13.43%) XenApp
5 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.97%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (37.31%) Backup Exec
2 19 (28.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (8.96%) ARCserve
4 4 (5.97%) SCCM
4 4 (5.97%) SCOM
5 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.99%) logstash
6 1 (1.49%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 60 (89.55%) VMware
2 42 (62.69%) Cisco
3 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
3 35 (52.24%) Veeam
4 32 (47.76%) Citrix
5 20 (29.85%) McAfee
6 19 (28.36%) Symantec
6 19 (28.36%) HP
6 19 (28.36%) Kaspersky
7 9 (13.43%) 3PAR
7 9 (13.43%) F5
8 8 (11.94%) Juniper
9 6 (8.96%) EMC
10 5 (7.46%) Dell
10 5 (7.46%) Avaya
10 5 (7.46%) SonicWALL
11 4 (5.97%) NetApp
11 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
12 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (4.48%) CommVault
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