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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WatchGuard
England / South East
Rank 381 438 443
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +5
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 15 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.051% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 13
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,100 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £37,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +21.95%

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
7251 9763 10297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.67% 49.93% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5875 8049 8069
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 6 £37,500 -
Surrey +35 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Kent +10 3 £27,500 -
Hampshire +11 2 £30,750 -18.00% 1
West Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 28 (93.33%) Firewall
2 21 (70.00%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
4 11 (36.67%) Wireless
4 11 (36.67%) VMware
4 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 8 (26.67%) VPN
6 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
7 7 (23.33%) Kaspersky
7 7 (23.33%) Nagios
7 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
8 6 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (20.00%) CISA
8 6 (20.00%) CISM
8 6 (20.00%) SLA
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco
8 6 (20.00%) Juniper
8 6 (20.00%) CISSP
8 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (16.67%) Fortinet
9 5 (16.67%) PKI
9 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) IaaS
1 5 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (93.33%) Firewall
2 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (36.67%) Wireless
4 8 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (13.33%) LAN
5 4 (13.33%) SAN
5 4 (13.33%) SSL
5 4 (13.33%) VLAN
5 4 (13.33%) VoIP
5 4 (13.33%) WAN
6 3 (10.00%) Broadband
6 3 (10.00%) DHCP
6 3 (10.00%) DNS
6 3 (10.00%) PBX
7 2 (6.67%) Internet
7 2 (6.67%) IPsec
7 2 (6.67%) MPLS
7 2 (6.67%) MRTG
8 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Security Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Exchange Support
5 4 (13.33%) ICT Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) IT Support
5 4 (13.33%) Server Support
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
1 5 (16.67%) PKI
1 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Biotechnology
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (13.33%) Change Control
2 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Network Design
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.33%) Server Building
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.33%) Web Design
4 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) CISA
2 6 (20.00%) CISM
2 6 (20.00%) CISSP
3 5 (16.67%) MCSA
3 5 (16.67%) MCSE
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) CCSA
4 4 (13.33%) DBS Check
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) CCSE
5 2 (6.67%) CEH
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.33%) MCDST
6 1 (3.33%) MCITP
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (36.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Nagios
2 5 (16.67%) Ansible
2 5 (16.67%) Icinga
2 5 (16.67%) SCCM
3 4 (13.33%) SmoothWall
4 2 (6.67%) CSIRT
4 2 (6.67%) WSUS
5 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) CheckPoint
1 11 (36.67%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Kaspersky
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) Juniper
5 5 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.00%) Citrix
7 3 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) Sophos
8 2 (6.67%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.33%) Dell
9 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
9 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
9 1 (3.33%) Mitel
9 1 (3.33%) Symantec
9 1 (3.33%) Veeam
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