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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 437 450 415
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -35
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 15 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% 0.029% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.058% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 24
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £31,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £43,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
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
9693 10387 9787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.32% 50.53% 48.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8098 8278 7630
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Kent +9 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £31,250 - 1
Surrey +8 2 £31,250 -19.87%
Hampshire - 2 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £31,000 - 2
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (78.57%) Windows
1 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) MS Office
4 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (50.00%) DNS
6 13 (46.43%) VMware
7 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
8 11 (39.29%) Cisco
8 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
8 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
9 10 (35.71%) Windows 8
9 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (35.71%) Office 365
9 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (35.71%) DHCP
9 10 (35.71%) VPN
10 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 7 (25.00%) HP
10 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (21.43%) CCNA
11 6 (21.43%) IIS
11 6 (21.43%) WAN
12 5 (17.86%) SSL

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) IIS
3 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (7.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) SaaS
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (7.14%) Google Apps
5 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) DNS
3 10 (35.71%) DHCP
3 10 (35.71%) VPN
4 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (21.43%) WAN
6 5 (17.86%) SAN
6 5 (17.86%) SSL
6 5 (17.86%) VLAN
6 5 (17.86%) Wireless
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (14.29%) LAN
8 3 (10.71%) VoIP
9 2 (7.14%) HTTP
9 2 (7.14%) Internet
9 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (7.14%) IPsec
9 2 (7.14%) NetScreen
9 2 (7.14%) Network Security
9 2 (7.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) IT Support
2 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) IT Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior IT Support
3 5 (17.86%) Server Support
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Server Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
5 10 (35.71%) Windows 8
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) ERP
2 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 4 (14.29%) Time Management
3 3 (10.71%) Resource Management
4 2 (7.14%) Network Design
4 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (21.43%) CCNA
4 5 (17.86%) MCSA
4 5 (17.86%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (14.29%) CCNP
6 3 (10.71%) MCSE
7 2 (7.14%) Degree
7 2 (7.14%) HP AIS
7 2 (7.14%) HP ASE
7 2 (7.14%) MCP
8 1 (3.57%) CISA
8 1 (3.57%) CISM
8 1 (3.57%) CISSP
8 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (14.29%) ISA Server
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (7.14%) vCloud
6 2 (7.14%) XenApp
7 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 2 (7.14%) WMI
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) Nessus
4 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 11 (39.29%) Cisco
4 7 (25.00%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) Intel Security
6 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 4 (14.29%) Dell
6 4 (14.29%) JD Edwards
7 3 (10.71%) Avaya
7 3 (10.71%) Google
7 3 (10.71%) Polycom
7 3 (10.71%) Sophos
7 3 (10.71%) Symantec
8 2 (7.14%) Citrix
8 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
8 2 (7.14%) Kaspersky
8 2 (7.14%) Meraki
8 2 (7.14%) ProCurve
8 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
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