The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WatchGuard
England / South East
Rank 373 441 457
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +16
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 18 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.067% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.13% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 5
Median salary £30,750 £36,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.17% +6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,625 £22,950 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £33,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +0.74%

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6973 9696 10425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.87% 50.26% 50.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5660 8109 8309
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in the South East

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in the South East

WatchGuard
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Kent +20 6 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +11 6 £37,500 +38.88%
Surrey +55 3 £32,500 +18.18%
Hampshire +25 2 £35,750 -4.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 1 £35,000 +55.55%
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (80.00%) Windows
3 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
4 15 (50.00%) Wireless
5 14 (46.67%) VPN
5 14 (46.67%) VMware
6 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
6 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
7 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (36.67%) Kaspersky
8 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
9 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (33.33%) VLAN
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 9 (30.00%) SAN
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (30.00%) Citrix
10 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
10 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (26.67%) Cisco
12 7 (23.33%) SLA
12 7 (23.33%) vSphere
12 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
12 7 (23.33%) Migration
13 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
13 6 (20.00%) Mac OS
13 6 (20.00%) Veeam
13 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
13 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (50.00%) Wireless
3 14 (46.67%) VPN
4 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
5 10 (33.33%) VLAN
6 9 (30.00%) SAN
7 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
8 6 (20.00%) Internet
9 4 (13.33%) DHCP
9 4 (13.33%) DNS
9 4 (13.33%) LAN
9 4 (13.33%) VoIP
9 4 (13.33%) WAN
10 3 (10.00%) Broadband
10 3 (10.00%) SSL
11 2 (6.67%) IPsec
11 2 (6.67%) MPLS
11 2 (6.67%) MRTG
11 2 (6.67%) PBX
12 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Exchange Support
3 9 (30.00%) Server Support
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server Support
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Support Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Exchange Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 6 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
6 6 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) IT Support
6 6 (20.00%) Server Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) ICT Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Biotechnology
3 1 (3.33%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Migration
2 6 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (20.00%) Server Building
3 5 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (13.33%) Change Control
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Software Licensing
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.33%) Web Design
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CISA
1 5 (16.67%) CISM
1 5 (16.67%) CISSP
2 4 (13.33%) DBS Check
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) MCSA
2 4 (13.33%) MCSE
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCSA
3 2 (6.67%) CCSE
4 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.33%) MCDST
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (23.33%) vSphere
5 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (16.67%) SCCM
3 4 (13.33%) SmoothWall
4 3 (10.00%) Nagios
5 2 (6.67%) WSUS
6 1 (3.33%) Ansible
6 1 (3.33%) Icinga
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Kaspersky
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (30.00%) Citrix
5 8 (26.67%) Cisco
6 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (20.00%) Intel Security
6 6 (20.00%) Symantec
6 6 (20.00%) Veeam
7 5 (16.67%) Sophos
8 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
9 3 (10.00%) HP
10 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
10 2 (6.67%) Juniper
10 2 (6.67%) ProCurve
10 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
11 1 (3.33%) Dell
11 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
11 1 (3.33%) GFI Software
11 1 (3.33%) Mitel
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