The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 243 249 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% 0.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2540 2882 3130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.20% 43.88% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2022 2277 2495
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in the North West

WatchGuard
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 2 £35,000 -9.67%
Lancashire +17 1 £35,000 -17.64%
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) WLAN
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) NX-OS
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) NX-OS
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCA
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam