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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 591 617 604
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 37 36 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.074% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.16% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £35,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +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
19883 22379 20462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.81% 46.27% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16634 18526 16974
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +32 5 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Bromley +9 4 £22,500 -40.00%
Croydon - 1 £35,000 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 77 (92.77%) Firewall
2 69 (83.13%) Windows
3 65 (78.31%) Active Directory
4 55 (66.27%) VMware
5 53 (63.86%) Cisco
6 48 (57.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (54.22%) MS Exchange
8 43 (51.81%) DNS
9 40 (48.19%) TCP/IP
9 40 (48.19%) Exchange Server 2010
10 39 (46.99%) Microsoft
11 38 (45.78%) HP
12 36 (43.37%) VMware Infrastructure
13 35 (42.17%) DHCP
14 32 (38.55%) Windows 7
14 32 (38.55%) Exchange Server 2013
15 29 (34.94%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2007
16 26 (31.33%) VLAN
17 25 (30.12%) VPN
18 24 (28.92%) Windows 8
19 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
20 20 (24.10%) SQL
21 18 (21.69%) SSL
21 18 (21.69%) ProCurve
22 17 (20.48%) Hyper-V
22 17 (20.48%) Sophos
22 17 (20.48%) Replication
23 16 (19.28%) SLA
23 16 (19.28%) CCNA

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 45 (54.22%) MS Exchange
2 40 (48.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (38.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (19.28%) IIS
6 9 (10.84%) Lync
7 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
8 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.41%) Joomla!
9 2 (2.41%) Apache
9 2 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.41%) Drupal
9 2 (2.41%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.20%) Confluence
10 1 (1.20%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Office 365
2 3 (3.61%) IaaS
2 3 (3.61%) SaaS
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (92.77%) Firewall
2 43 (51.81%) DNS
3 40 (48.19%) TCP/IP
4 35 (42.17%) DHCP
5 26 (31.33%) VLAN
6 25 (30.12%) VPN
7 18 (21.69%) SSL
8 13 (15.66%) SAN
9 12 (14.46%) NAS
10 10 (12.05%) Network Security
10 10 (12.05%) SMTP
10 10 (12.05%) VoIP
11 9 (10.84%) LAN
11 9 (10.84%) Wireless
12 8 (9.64%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (9.64%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (9.64%) WAN
13 7 (8.43%) LDAP
14 6 (7.23%) NetScreen
15 5 (6.02%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.02%) MySQL
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) JIRA
1 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Banking
2 6 (7.23%) Front Office
3 5 (6.02%) Electronics
4 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) 3rd Line Support
2 17 (20.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (19.28%) Network Support
4 12 (14.46%) Administrator
4 12 (14.46%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (14.46%) Network Engineer
5 11 (13.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) Support Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Team Leader
7 8 (9.64%) Support Team Leader
7 8 (9.64%) Senior Support Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Network Team Leader
8 7 (8.43%) Senior Network Support
8 7 (8.43%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 7 (8.43%) Technical Support
8 7 (8.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (8.43%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 7 (8.43%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 5 (6.02%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Replication
2 14 (16.87%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.23%) Hedge funds
5 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.82%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.41%) CCTV
7 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.20%) DTV
8 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.20%) Wiki
8 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.20%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 69 (83.13%) Windows
2 48 (57.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (38.55%) Windows 7
4 29 (34.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (28.92%) Windows 8
6 15 (18.07%) Linux
7 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (8.43%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.82%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (3.61%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.61%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Migration
2 12 (14.46%) ITIL
3 11 (13.25%) CRM
4 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (6.02%) DevOps
5 5 (6.02%) Business Continuity
5 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.82%) Network Design
6 4 (4.82%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.82%) Computer Security
6 4 (4.82%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (3.61%) Software Licensing
7 3 (3.61%) Business Development
8 2 (2.41%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.41%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.41%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) SQL
2 14 (16.87%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (19.28%) CCNA
1 16 (19.28%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.64%) CCNP
3 6 (7.23%) MCITP
4 4 (4.82%) MCP
4 4 (4.82%) HNC
4 4 (4.82%) MCTS
5 2 (2.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.20%) Degree
6 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.28%) SLA
2 9 (10.84%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.02%) QA
4 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (78.31%) Active Directory
2 36 (43.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (20.48%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.43%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.82%) vSphere
6 3 (3.61%) Firmware
7 2 (2.41%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.41%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.41%) UAG
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.20%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.20%) qmail
8 1 (1.20%) Postfix
8 1 (1.20%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Nagios
1 5 (6.02%) HAProxy
2 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.41%) OpenSSO
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.20%) Pingdom
4 1 (1.20%) SCOM
4 1 (1.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 55 (66.27%) VMware
2 53 (63.86%) Cisco
3 39 (46.99%) Microsoft
4 38 (45.78%) HP
5 18 (21.69%) ProCurve
6 17 (20.48%) Sophos
7 15 (18.07%) F5
7 15 (18.07%) Avaya
8 14 (16.87%) Apple
9 12 (14.46%) SolarWinds
9 12 (14.46%) Veeam
10 10 (12.05%) CheckPoint
10 10 (12.05%) Juniper
11 9 (10.84%) Citrix
11 9 (10.84%) Fortinet
12 8 (9.64%) SonicWALL
13 7 (8.43%) NETGEAR
13 7 (8.43%) ZyXEL
13 7 (8.43%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (6.02%) Riverbed
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