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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 598 598 603
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 33 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.049% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 25
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 £26,750 £25,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
21051 20845 22901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.50% 46.02% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17368 17488 19341
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 - 9 £37,500 -
City of London +5 2 £29,500 -13.23%
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 64 (92.75%) Windows
2 63 (91.30%) Firewall
2 63 (91.30%) VMware
3 56 (81.16%) Active Directory
4 54 (78.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 44 (63.77%) MS Exchange
6 43 (62.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (59.42%) SAN
8 40 (57.97%) Cisco
9 38 (55.07%) VPN
9 38 (55.07%) Veeam
10 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
11 33 (47.83%) Citrix
11 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 33 (47.83%) vSphere
11 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (42.03%) iSCSI
13 27 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
13 27 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 27 (39.13%) Backup Exec
14 26 (37.68%) Exchange Server 2003
15 25 (36.23%) VLAN
16 24 (34.78%) Migration
17 21 (30.43%) Symantec
17 21 (30.43%) Norton AntiVirus
17 21 (30.43%) HP
17 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
18 20 (28.99%) McAfee
18 20 (28.99%) Kaspersky
19 18 (26.09%) IIS

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 44 (63.77%) MS Exchange
2 27 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 27 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (37.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (26.09%) IIS
5 14 (20.29%) SharePoint
6 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (4.35%) Apache
9 2 (2.90%) Lync
9 2 (2.90%) Confluence
9 2 (2.90%) nginx
10 1 (1.45%) Drupal
10 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SalesLogix
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Office 365
2 9 (13.04%) SaaS
3 4 (5.80%) Google Apps
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 63 (91.30%) Firewall
2 41 (59.42%) SAN
3 38 (55.07%) VPN
4 29 (42.03%) iSCSI
5 25 (36.23%) VLAN
6 14 (20.29%) TCP/IP
7 13 (18.84%) DHCP
8 12 (17.39%) DNS
9 11 (15.94%) SSL
9 11 (15.94%) WAN
10 9 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
10 9 (13.04%) NAS
10 9 (13.04%) Wireless
11 7 (10.14%) Network Security
12 6 (8.70%) IPsec
12 6 (8.70%) LAN
13 5 (7.25%) Internet
13 5 (7.25%) MPLS
14 4 (5.80%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (4.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) FileMaker
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Support Engineer
2 25 (36.23%) 3rd Line Support
3 24 (34.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) IT Support
6 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (11.59%) Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Field Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Field Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Services Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Administrator
9 3 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.35%) Network Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) XML
1 2 (2.90%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.25%) Replication
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (92.75%) Windows
2 43 (62.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (18.84%) Linux
5 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.25%) Mac OS
7 5 (7.25%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.80%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.35%) UNIX
10 2 (2.90%) CentOS
11 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Migration
2 6 (8.70%) ITIL
3 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
4 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (4.35%) CRM
4 3 (4.35%) Process Management
4 3 (4.35%) Programme Management
5 2 (2.90%) Business Continuity
5 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.90%) Project Management
5 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.90%) DevOps
5 2 (2.90%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.45%) Email Migration
6 1 (1.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.45%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.45%) ERP
6 1 (1.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) Bash Shell
2 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.25%) Perl
3 3 (4.35%) VB
4 2 (2.90%) Java
4 2 (2.90%) Ruby
5 1 (1.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.90%) MCP
2 2 (2.90%) MCSE
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.45%) MCTS
3 1 (1.45%) MCITP
3 1 (1.45%) CCIE
3 1 (1.45%) CCNP
3 1 (1.45%) CCNA
3 1 (1.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.09%) SLA
2 8 (11.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (81.16%) Active Directory
2 54 (78.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (47.83%) vSphere
4 12 (17.39%) XenApp
5 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.80%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.45%) XenServer
7 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (39.13%) Backup Exec
2 21 (30.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (8.70%) ARCserve
4 4 (5.80%) SCCM
4 4 (5.80%) SCOM
5 2 (2.90%) logstash
5 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.45%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 63 (91.30%) VMware
2 40 (57.97%) Cisco
3 38 (55.07%) Veeam
4 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 33 (47.83%) Citrix
6 21 (30.43%) Symantec
6 21 (30.43%) HP
7 20 (28.99%) McAfee
7 20 (28.99%) Kaspersky
8 10 (14.49%) 3PAR
8 10 (14.49%) F5
9 8 (11.59%) Juniper
10 6 (8.70%) Avaya
10 6 (8.70%) EMC
11 5 (7.25%) Dell
12 4 (5.80%) Apple
12 4 (5.80%) CheckPoint
12 4 (5.80%) SonicWALL
12 4 (5.80%) Google
13 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
Surbiton, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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