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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 588 605 625
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +20
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 33 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.024% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.053% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 16
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,450 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £56,250
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
22067 20845 23744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.50% 46.38% 46.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18232 17416 20413
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -5 13 £37,500 - 1
City of London -6 2 £38,500 -4.34%
Dagenham - 2 £35,000 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 59 (89.39%) VMware
2 55 (83.33%) Firewall
3 54 (81.82%) Windows
4 51 (77.27%) Active Directory
5 50 (75.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 46 (69.70%) Cisco
7 43 (65.15%) MS Exchange
8 39 (59.09%) SAN
9 36 (54.55%) VPN
10 34 (51.52%) Citrix
10 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
10 34 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (50.00%) Veeam
12 32 (48.48%) vSphere
13 31 (46.97%) Windows Server 2003
14 29 (43.94%) iSCSI
15 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2003
16 27 (40.91%) VLAN
16 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
16 27 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
16 27 (40.91%) Migration
17 26 (39.39%) Backup Exec
18 24 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
19 23 (34.85%) McAfee
20 21 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
20 21 (31.82%) Symantec
21 20 (30.30%) HP
21 20 (30.30%) Kaspersky
22 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
23 16 (24.24%) IIS

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 43 (65.15%) MS Exchange
2 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2003
3 27 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (24.24%) IIS
6 15 (22.73%) SharePoint
7 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.03%) Apache
9 2 (3.03%) Lync
10 1 (1.52%) nginx
10 1 (1.52%) Confluence
10 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
10 1 (1.52%) Drupal
10 1 (1.52%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) SaaS
1 6 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Google Apps
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 55 (83.33%) Firewall
2 39 (59.09%) SAN
3 36 (54.55%) VPN
4 29 (43.94%) iSCSI
5 27 (40.91%) VLAN
6 16 (24.24%) Wireless
7 10 (15.15%) Internet
7 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
7 10 (15.15%) DHCP
8 9 (13.64%) NAS
8 9 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (12.12%) DNS
9 8 (12.12%) WAN
10 7 (10.61%) SSL
11 6 (9.09%) Network Security
12 4 (6.06%) LAN
12 4 (6.06%) IPsec
13 3 (4.55%) MPLS
14 2 (3.03%) IP Telephony
14 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
2 4 (6.06%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Support Engineer
2 26 (39.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 24 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (9.09%) IT Support
6 4 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Services Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Business Development Executive
8 2 (3.03%) Field Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.03%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.06%) Replication
3 2 (3.03%) Open Source
4 1 (1.52%) iPad
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (81.82%) Windows
2 34 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (46.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (21.21%) Linux
6 10 (15.15%) Mac OS
7 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.55%) UNIX
8 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (1.52%) CentOS
10 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Migration
2 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
3 8 (12.12%) ITIL
4 4 (6.06%) CRM
4 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.55%) Business Development
5 3 (4.55%) DevOps
5 3 (4.55%) Project Management
5 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 3 (4.55%) Process Management
6 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.52%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.52%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.52%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.06%) Perl
3 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) Ruby
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (4.55%) MCSE
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) MCSA
3 2 (3.03%) MCP
3 2 (3.03%) MCTS
3 2 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (1.52%) CCIE
4 1 (1.52%) CCNP
4 1 (1.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) SLA
2 5 (7.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 50 (75.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (48.48%) vSphere
4 8 (12.12%) XenApp
5 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.52%) XenServer
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (39.39%) Backup Exec
2 21 (31.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (9.09%) ARCserve
4 3 (4.55%) SCCM
4 3 (4.55%) SCOM
5 1 (1.52%) OpenSSO
5 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.52%) logstash
Vendors
1 59 (89.39%) VMware
2 46 (69.70%) Cisco
3 34 (51.52%) Citrix
3 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 33 (50.00%) Veeam
5 23 (34.85%) McAfee
6 21 (31.82%) Symantec
7 20 (30.30%) HP
7 20 (30.30%) Kaspersky
8 8 (12.12%) 3PAR
9 7 (10.61%) SonicWALL
9 7 (10.61%) Juniper
10 6 (9.09%) NetApp
10 6 (9.09%) Dell
10 6 (9.09%) EMC
10 6 (9.09%) F5
11 5 (7.58%) CheckPoint
12 4 (6.06%) Avaya
13 3 (4.55%) CommVault
13 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
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