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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 425 408 409
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 17 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.36% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 37
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
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
10676 11260 11032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.93% 49.16% 49.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8490 8931 9037
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -3 16 £55,000 +15.78%
Middlesex -1 1 £30,000 -36.84%
Berkshire -16 1 £42,500 -10.52%
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
4 16 (53.33%) Kaspersky
5 14 (46.67%) CCSA
6 13 (43.33%) CCSE
7 9 (30.00%) Cisco
8 8 (26.67%) LAN
8 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (23.33%) Check Point Certification
9 7 (23.33%) Windows
9 7 (23.33%) HP
10 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (20.00%) Wireless
10 6 (20.00%) VLAN
11 5 (16.67%) VMware
11 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (16.67%) DNS
11 5 (16.67%) WAN
11 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 5 (16.67%) OSPF
11 5 (16.67%) BGP
11 5 (16.67%) EIGRP
12 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (13.33%) CCNP
12 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
12 4 (13.33%) SonicWALL
12 4 (13.33%) Fortinet

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Jetty
4 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (26.67%) LAN
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (20.00%) VLAN
4 6 (20.00%) Wireless
5 5 (16.67%) WAN
5 5 (16.67%) DNS
5 5 (16.67%) OSPF
5 5 (16.67%) BGP
5 5 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 3 (10.00%) RSVP
6 3 (10.00%) VPN
6 3 (10.00%) VoIP
6 3 (10.00%) WLAN
6 3 (10.00%) IPsec
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security
7 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Support Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Network Support
5 2 (6.67%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 2 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
2 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Network Design
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL
2 2 (6.67%) Software Licensing
3 1 (3.33%) Project Management
3 1 (3.33%) Information Security
3 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.33%) Network Management
3 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) VBScript
1 1 (3.33%) Python
1 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) CCSA
2 13 (43.33%) CCSE
3 7 (23.33%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (13.33%) CCNP
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.00%) CCNA
5 3 (10.00%) CISSP
5 3 (10.00%) CISA
5 3 (10.00%) CISM
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) XenServer
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) KVM
4 1 (3.33%) iptables
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
2 1 (3.33%) Cacti
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (53.33%) Kaspersky
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco
4 7 (23.33%) HP
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (13.33%) Fortinet
6 4 (13.33%) SonicWALL
7 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.00%) Avaya
7 3 (10.00%) Juniper
8 2 (6.67%) Citrix
9 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.33%) Veeam
9 1 (3.33%) Symantec
9 1 (3.33%) Sophos
9 1 (3.33%) Dell
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