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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 440 429 407
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 15 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 37
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £27,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £37,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +33.92%
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
10860 11353 11491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.58% 48.09% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8547 8921 9297
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 10 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Berkshire -11 3 £42,500 -10.52%
West Sussex +8 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Middlesex -4 1 £30,000 -36.84%
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
3 12 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (37.50%) Kaspersky
5 8 (33.33%) CCSE
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
6 7 (29.17%) CCSA
7 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.83%) LAN
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
9 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
9 4 (16.67%) VMware
9 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 4 (16.67%) SNMP
9 4 (16.67%) DNS
9 4 (16.67%) SSL
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) HP
9 4 (16.67%) BGP
9 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
9 4 (16.67%) OSPF
9 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (12.50%) Websense

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.33%) MS Project Server
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Jetty
4 1 (4.17%) Lync
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) LAN
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 4 (16.67%) SNMP
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 4 (16.67%) SSL
4 4 (16.67%) BGP
4 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 4 (16.67%) OSPF
5 3 (12.50%) HTTP
5 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless
5 3 (12.50%) VLAN
5 3 (12.50%) Ethereal
5 3 (12.50%) tcpdump
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (8.33%) IPsec
6 2 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Network Support
3 5 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Support Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) PKI
1 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
1 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Project Management
2 1 (4.17%) Network Design
2 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (4.17%) Network Management
2 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CCSE
2 7 (29.17%) CCSA
3 3 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CISA
5 1 (4.17%) CISM
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) pfSense
3 1 (4.17%) KVM
3 1 (4.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) WSUS
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) Cacti
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.17%) Opsview
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (37.50%) Kaspersky
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) Websense
6 3 (12.50%) Clearswift
6 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 3 (12.50%) F5
7 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.17%) Sophos
8 1 (4.17%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) Avaya
8 1 (4.17%) Juniper
8 1 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix
8 1 (4.17%) Veeam
8 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
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