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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 227 244 246
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.073% 0.065% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Median salary £25,500 £35,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% +45.83%
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £35,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-35.21% -25.26%
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
2328 2787 3120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.64% 45.13% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1935 2198 2511
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram 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 30 May 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 +10 3 £25,000 -9.09%
Cheshire +31 1 £36,500 +4.28%
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (20.00%) SnapMirror
4 1 (20.00%) SnapVault
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) NCDA

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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCA
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) NCDA
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SnapMirror
1 1 (20.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp