The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 412 408 406
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 39 30 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.27% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 34
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11367 11134 11387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.06% 50.27% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8891 9044 9617
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,503 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +18 30 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Berkshire +4 12 £47,500 +58.33%
Middlesex +12 11 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -2 11 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Hampshire - 1 £30,000 -
Kent - 1 - -
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England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 66 (94.29%) Firewall
2 34 (48.57%) VMware
3 32 (45.71%) Windows
4 31 (44.29%) Microsoft
4 31 (44.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (41.43%) Kaspersky
5 29 (41.43%) Active Directory
6 28 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 27 (38.57%) CheckPoint
8 26 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 25 (35.71%) DNS
10 24 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
11 23 (32.86%) Veeam
11 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (32.86%) VLAN
11 23 (32.86%) Exchange Server 2007
11 23 (32.86%) Citrix
12 22 (31.43%) DHCP
12 22 (31.43%) Wireless
12 22 (31.43%) XenApp
12 22 (31.43%) XenDesktop
13 20 (28.57%) CCSE
13 20 (28.57%) TCP/IP
14 16 (22.86%) CCSA
15 10 (14.29%) Cisco
16 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (12.86%) MCSE
17 8 (11.43%) Linux
17 8 (11.43%) Dell
18 7 (10.00%) HP

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 28 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 26 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (32.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (94.29%) Firewall
2 25 (35.71%) DNS
3 23 (32.86%) VLAN
4 22 (31.43%) Wireless
4 22 (31.43%) DHCP
5 20 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.57%) SAN
7 5 (7.14%) IP Telephony
8 4 (5.71%) VPN
9 3 (4.29%) ADSL
9 3 (4.29%) Network Security
9 3 (4.29%) SNMP
10 2 (2.86%) WAN
10 2 (2.86%) SMTP
10 2 (2.86%) Internet
10 2 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.43%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.43%) Ethereal
11 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.43%) HTTP
General
1 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Support Specialist
2 13 (18.57%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Field Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) IT Support
5 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.14%) Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Products Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) IT Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Network Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Security Support Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Network Support
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) EqualLogic
2 2 (2.86%) EPoS
2 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.71%) Windows
2 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.43%) Linux
4 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.14%) Mac OS
6 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.86%) Android
7 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (5.71%) ITIL
2 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (1.43%) Migration
3 1 (1.43%) Network Design
3 1 (1.43%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) SQL
2 5 (7.14%) VB
2 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) CCSE
2 16 (22.86%) CCSA
3 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (12.86%) MCSE
4 7 (10.00%) MCSA
5 6 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (7.14%) JNCIS
6 5 (7.14%) MCDST
6 5 (7.14%) VCP5
7 4 (5.71%) CCNA
7 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.29%) CCNP
9 1 (1.43%) MCITP
9 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (44.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (41.43%) Active Directory
3 24 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (31.43%) XenApp
4 22 (31.43%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.71%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.29%) ISA Server
6 3 (4.29%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) SCOM
2 2 (2.86%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (48.57%) VMware
2 31 (44.29%) Microsoft
3 29 (41.43%) Kaspersky
4 27 (38.57%) CheckPoint
5 23 (32.86%) Citrix
5 23 (32.86%) Veeam
6 10 (14.29%) Cisco
7 8 (11.43%) Dell
8 7 (10.00%) HP
9 6 (8.57%) Juniper
10 5 (7.14%) Mitel
11 4 (5.71%) Symantec
12 3 (4.29%) SonicWALL
12 3 (4.29%) ProCurve
13 2 (2.86%) Cognos
13 2 (2.86%) Spiceworks
14 1 (1.43%) GFI Software
14 1 (1.43%) F5
14 1 (1.43%) McAfee
14 1 (1.43%) Websense
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