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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 588 617 594
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -23
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 45 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.073% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.16% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 8
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £33,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,400 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
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
20236 22659 20485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.40% 46.25% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16975 18780 17027
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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 3 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
Bromley +9 4 £22,500 -40.00%
Dagenham -2 3 £29,750 -15.00%
City of London +34 2 £57,500 +49.35% 1
Croydon - 2 £35,000 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 72 (92.31%) Firewall
2 67 (85.90%) Windows
3 57 (73.08%) Active Directory
4 48 (61.54%) Cisco
4 48 (61.54%) VMware
5 45 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (53.85%) MS Exchange
7 38 (48.72%) TCP/IP
7 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
7 38 (48.72%) HP
7 38 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 33 (42.31%) DNS
9 31 (39.74%) DHCP
9 31 (39.74%) Windows 7
10 29 (37.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (37.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 27 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (32.05%) Exchange Server 2007
13 23 (29.49%) Windows 8
14 21 (26.92%) VLAN
15 20 (25.64%) VPN
15 20 (25.64%) SQL
16 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
16 17 (21.79%) Avaya
17 16 (20.51%) Replication
17 16 (20.51%) ProCurve
18 15 (19.23%) F5
18 15 (19.23%) Sophos
18 15 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
18 15 (19.23%) IIS

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 42 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 38 (48.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (37.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (32.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (19.23%) IIS
6 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (5.13%) Lync
8 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.56%) Joomla!
9 2 (2.56%) Drupal
9 2 (2.56%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.56%) Apache
9 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Office 365
2 3 (3.85%) SaaS
3 2 (2.56%) IaaS
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (92.31%) Firewall
2 38 (48.72%) TCP/IP
3 33 (42.31%) DNS
4 31 (39.74%) DHCP
5 21 (26.92%) VLAN
6 20 (25.64%) VPN
7 15 (19.23%) SSL
8 12 (15.38%) VoIP
9 11 (14.10%) LAN
9 11 (14.10%) SAN
9 11 (14.10%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (12.82%) NAS
10 10 (12.82%) Network Security
10 10 (12.82%) WAN
11 9 (11.54%) Wireless
12 7 (8.97%) SMTP
13 6 (7.69%) NetScreen
14 5 (6.41%) HTTP
14 5 (6.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.13%) MySQL
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Front Office
2 6 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (17.95%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (17.95%) Network Support
3 13 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (14.10%) Administrator
6 10 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Team Leader
8 7 (8.97%) Support Team Leader
8 7 (8.97%) Senior Support Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Network Team Leader
9 6 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
9 6 (7.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) Coordinator
11 4 (5.13%) Field Engineer
12 3 (3.85%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) .NET
1 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Replication
2 11 (14.10%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) CCTV
4 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.28%) DTV
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 67 (85.90%) Windows
2 45 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (39.74%) Windows 7
4 27 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (29.49%) Windows 8
6 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (12.82%) Linux
8 7 (8.97%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.13%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) Migration
2 9 (11.54%) Mentoring
3 7 (8.97%) ITIL
3 7 (8.97%) CRM
4 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity
4 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.13%) Network Design
5 4 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.13%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (5.13%) DevOps
6 3 (3.85%) Software Licensing
6 3 (3.85%) Business Development
7 2 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.56%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.56%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.28%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.64%) SQL
2 11 (14.10%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (17.95%) CCNA
3 10 (12.82%) CCNP
4 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.85%) MCSE
6 2 (2.56%) MCITP
7 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.28%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.67%) SLA
2 9 (11.54%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.41%) QA
System Software
1 57 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 29 (37.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.82%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.97%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.41%) Firmware
6 4 (5.13%) vSphere
7 2 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.56%) UAG
7 2 (2.56%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 5 (6.41%) HAProxy
3 4 (5.13%) Nagios
3 4 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.56%) OpenSSO
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Intune
5 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) Cisco
1 48 (61.54%) VMware
2 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 38 (48.72%) HP
3 17 (21.79%) Avaya
4 16 (20.51%) ProCurve
5 15 (19.23%) F5
5 15 (19.23%) Sophos
6 14 (17.95%) SolarWinds
6 14 (17.95%) Veeam
7 13 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 12 (15.38%) Fortinet
9 10 (12.82%) SonicWALL
10 9 (11.54%) Apple
11 8 (10.26%) Juniper
12 7 (8.97%) Citrix
12 7 (8.97%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (7.69%) Symantec
14 5 (6.41%) ZyXEL
14 5 (6.41%) Riverbed
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Posted: Yesterday
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