The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
WatchGuard
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
345 305 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 47.98% 47.96% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 304 279 212
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,238
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Sheffield

WatchGuard
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Websense
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Social Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Websense
2 1 (20.00%) BT
2 1 (20.00%) VMware