The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Middlesex region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 36 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.56% 0.63% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.15% 1.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Vendors Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
195 211 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 57.86% 44.42% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 137 151 173
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
South East

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Middlesex region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Middlesex

WatchGuard
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) XenApp
2 22 (91.67%) XenDesktop
2 22 (91.67%) Veeam
2 22 (91.67%) VMware ESXi
2 22 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 22 (91.67%) Wireless
2 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 22 (91.67%) VLAN
2 22 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 22 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 22 (91.67%) DHCP
2 22 (91.67%) DNS
2 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (91.67%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Finance

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 22 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 22 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 22 (91.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (91.67%) Wireless
2 22 (91.67%) VLAN
2 22 (91.67%) DHCP
2 22 (91.67%) DNS
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) XenApp
1 22 (91.67%) XenDesktop
1 22 (91.67%) VMware ESXi
1 22 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Veeam
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 22 (91.67%) Citrix