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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 419 418 420
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 17 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 27
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
10412 11178 10866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.31% 49.68% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8399 8708 8789
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -8 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Berkshire -1 1 £42,500 -10.52%
West Sussex - 1 £26,000 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (97.06%) Firewall
2 23 (67.65%) CheckPoint
3 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 15 (44.12%) Kaspersky
5 13 (38.24%) Cisco
5 13 (38.24%) CCSA
6 12 (35.29%) CCSE
7 11 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (32.35%) LAN
8 10 (29.41%) DNS
8 10 (29.41%) Wireless
9 9 (26.47%) WAN
10 8 (23.53%) Windows
10 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (20.59%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (20.59%) Network Design
11 7 (20.59%) VPN
11 7 (20.59%) CCNP
11 7 (20.59%) CCNA
11 7 (20.59%) SonicWALL
11 7 (20.59%) Fortinet
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
12 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
12 6 (17.65%) HP
12 6 (17.65%) HTTP
12 6 (17.65%) VoIP

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Jetty
4 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (97.06%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 11 (32.35%) LAN
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (29.41%) Wireless
4 10 (29.41%) DNS
5 9 (26.47%) WAN
6 7 (20.59%) VPN
7 6 (17.65%) HTTP
7 6 (17.65%) VoIP
7 6 (17.65%) Internet
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (17.65%) NetScreen
8 5 (14.71%) VLAN
9 4 (11.76%) OSPF
9 4 (11.76%) BGP
9 4 (11.76%) EIGRP
10 3 (8.82%) RSVP
10 3 (8.82%) WLAN
10 3 (8.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Support Specialist
2 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 2 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Network Support
6 2 (5.88%) Support Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Network Design
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Software Licensing
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Information Security
4 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.94%) Network Management
4 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) Perl
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
1 1 (2.94%) VBScript
1 1 (2.94%) Python
1 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) CCSA
2 12 (35.29%) CCSE
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (20.59%) CCNP
4 7 (20.59%) CCNA
4 7 (20.59%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (8.82%) CISA
5 3 (8.82%) CISM
5 3 (8.82%) CISSP
5 3 (8.82%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) CCENT
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) VTSP
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) XenServer
3 2 (5.88%) KVM
4 1 (2.94%) iptables
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) pfSense
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) Cacti
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.94%) Opsview
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) CheckPoint
2 15 (44.12%) Kaspersky
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco
4 7 (20.59%) Fortinet
4 7 (20.59%) SonicWALL
5 6 (17.65%) VMware
5 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 6 (17.65%) HP
5 6 (17.65%) Avaya
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.82%) Juniper
7 3 (8.82%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.94%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.94%) Veeam
8 1 (2.94%) Lotus
8 1 (2.94%) Symantec
8 1 (2.94%) Sophos
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
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