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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 596 620 614
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 44 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.063% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.13% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 14
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +33.92%
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
20837 23076 21822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.80% 46.74% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17499 18966 18001
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Dagenham - 9 £29,750 - 1
City of London +29 2 £57,000 +52.00% 1
Enfield -4 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Bromley -6 1 £32,500 -13.33%
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 56 (90.32%) Firewall
2 53 (85.48%) Windows
3 43 (69.35%) Active Directory
3 43 (69.35%) VMware
4 39 (62.90%) Cisco
5 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
5 32 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (46.77%) MS Exchange
8 26 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (38.71%) HP
10 23 (37.10%) TCP/IP
11 21 (33.87%) Exchange Server 2013
12 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
12 18 (29.03%) SQL
13 17 (27.42%) Veeam
14 16 (25.81%) VLAN
14 16 (25.81%) Windows 8
14 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
14 16 (25.81%) IIS
14 16 (25.81%) DNS
15 15 (24.19%) VPN
16 14 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
17 13 (20.97%) DHCP
17 13 (20.97%) SLA
18 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (19.35%) F5
19 11 (17.74%) Sophos
19 11 (17.74%) MS Excel

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (46.77%) MS Exchange
2 26 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (33.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (25.81%) IIS
5 14 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.61%) Lync
8 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 3 (4.84%) Google Apps
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (90.32%) Firewall
2 23 (37.10%) TCP/IP
3 16 (25.81%) DNS
3 16 (25.81%) VLAN
4 15 (24.19%) VPN
5 13 (20.97%) DHCP
6 10 (16.13%) SSL
7 9 (14.52%) VoIP
8 8 (12.90%) WAN
8 8 (12.90%) LAN
9 7 (11.29%) SAN
9 7 (11.29%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (11.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (9.68%) Network Security
10 6 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (9.68%) PBX
11 5 (8.06%) NAS
12 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
12 4 (6.45%) NetScreen
13 3 (4.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) MySQL
4 3 (4.84%) FileMaker
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Front Office
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Administrator
2 10 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (14.52%) Network Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Field Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Network Support
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Server Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Network Team Leader
6 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Support
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.84%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Replication
2 5 (8.06%) Hedge funds
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Chemistry
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) DTV
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (85.48%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
5 16 (25.81%) Windows 8
6 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (9.68%) Linux
7 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.29%) Migration
2 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
3 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (4.84%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (4.84%) DevOps
3 3 (4.84%) ITIL
3 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
3 3 (4.84%) Network Design
4 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.23%) Business Development
4 2 (3.23%) CRM
4 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
4 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.61%) TOGAF
5 1 (1.61%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.61%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (14.52%) CCNA
3 6 (9.68%) CCNP
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) SLA
2 8 (12.90%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 43 (69.35%) Active Directory
2 32 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.68%) vSphere
3 6 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.84%) XenApp
4 3 (4.84%) Firmware
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.61%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Backup Exec
2 7 (11.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (4.84%) Nagios
3 3 (4.84%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 43 (69.35%) VMware
2 39 (62.90%) Cisco
3 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 24 (38.71%) HP
5 17 (27.42%) Veeam
6 12 (19.35%) F5
7 11 (17.74%) Sophos
8 10 (16.13%) SonicWALL
9 9 (14.52%) Fortinet
9 9 (14.52%) SolarWinds
9 9 (14.52%) CheckPoint
10 8 (12.90%) Symantec
10 8 (12.90%) Citrix
10 8 (12.90%) Avaya
11 7 (11.29%) Apple
11 7 (11.29%) ProCurve
12 4 (6.45%) NetApp
12 4 (6.45%) McAfee
13 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
13 3 (4.84%) Mitel
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