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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 436 407 404
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -3
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 17 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.080% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 27
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-21.33% -6.25%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10548 11295 10607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.89% 50.15% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8608 8688 8506
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey 0 12 £48,750 +21.87% 1
West Sussex - 3 £26,000 -
Berkshire +3 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Buckinghamshire -14 1 £22,500 -52.63%
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 33 (94.29%) Firewall
2 21 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (51.43%) TCP/IP
4 15 (42.86%) Kaspersky
5 13 (37.14%) CCSA
6 12 (34.29%) DNS
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco
6 12 (34.29%) CCSE
7 11 (31.43%) LAN
7 11 (31.43%) WAN
8 10 (28.57%) Wireless
8 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (25.71%) Windows
10 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (22.86%) VPN
11 7 (20.00%) CCNP
11 7 (20.00%) CCNA
11 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 7 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
11 7 (20.00%) SonicWALL
12 6 (17.14%) Network Design
12 6 (17.14%) VMware
12 6 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
12 6 (17.14%) Avaya
12 6 (17.14%) Microsoft

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
1 3 (8.57%) Mimecast
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) Firewall
2 18 (51.43%) TCP/IP
3 12 (34.29%) DNS
4 11 (31.43%) LAN
4 11 (31.43%) WAN
5 10 (28.57%) Wireless
5 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (22.86%) VPN
7 6 (17.14%) DHCP
7 6 (17.14%) VoIP
7 6 (17.14%) Internet
7 6 (17.14%) HTTP
7 6 (17.14%) NetScreen
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (14.29%) VLAN
9 4 (11.43%) OSPF
9 4 (11.43%) BGP
9 4 (11.43%) EIGRP
10 3 (8.57%) RSVP
10 3 (8.57%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Network Support
6 2 (5.71%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) PKI
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Network Design
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL
2 2 (5.71%) Software Licensing
3 1 (2.86%) ERP
3 1 (2.86%) Information Security
3 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
3 1 (2.86%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) CCSA
2 12 (34.29%) CCSE
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (20.00%) CCNP
4 7 (20.00%) CCNA
4 7 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (8.57%) CISA
5 3 (8.57%) CISM
5 3 (8.57%) CISSP
5 3 (8.57%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) CCENT
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) VTSP
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) XenServer
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.86%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 15 (42.86%) Kaspersky
3 12 (34.29%) Cisco
4 7 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 7 (20.00%) SonicWALL
5 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
5 6 (17.14%) VMware
5 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.14%) Avaya
6 5 (14.29%) HP
6 5 (14.29%) Citrix
7 3 (8.57%) Juniper
7 3 (8.57%) Lotus
7 3 (8.57%) Trend Micro
7 3 (8.57%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.86%) McAfee
8 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
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