The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 217 248 221
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -27
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 17 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.27% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 10
Median salary £43,500 £30,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2426 2618 2582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.06% 44.39% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 2137 2058
Median salary £38,000 £38,648 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.67% +4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the South West region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in the South West

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in the South West

WatchGuard
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wiltshire - 10 £44,250 - 1
Cornwall -11 7 £23,000 -23.33% 1
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 58 (100.00%) Firewall
2 57 (98.28%) Windows
2 57 (98.28%) VMware
2 57 (98.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (93.10%) Microsoft
4 44 (75.86%) Cisco
5 43 (74.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (74.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (74.14%) Windows 7
5 43 (74.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (72.41%) Active Directory
7 41 (70.69%) WAN
8 39 (67.24%) MS Exchange
8 39 (67.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 39 (67.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 37 (63.79%) VoIP
10 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
11 28 (48.28%) HP
11 28 (48.28%) Dell
11 28 (48.28%) Veeam
12 26 (44.83%) MS Excel
13 25 (43.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (43.10%) VPN
13 25 (43.10%) Windows 8
13 25 (43.10%) Windows 10
13 25 (43.10%) Exchange Server 2007
14 22 (37.93%) Windows Server
15 21 (36.21%) Virtual Environments
15 21 (36.21%) SQL
16 19 (32.76%) A+ Certification

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 39 (67.24%) Exchange Server 2010
1 39 (67.24%) Exchange Server 2013
1 39 (67.24%) MS Exchange
2 25 (43.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
4 10 (17.24%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (44.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (24.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (100.00%) Firewall
2 41 (70.69%) WAN
3 37 (63.79%) VoIP
4 25 (43.10%) VPN
5 18 (31.03%) SAN
5 18 (31.03%) VLAN
6 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
7 14 (24.14%) PBX
8 13 (22.41%) ADSL
8 13 (22.41%) LAN
9 11 (18.97%) Ethernet
9 11 (18.97%) MPLS
10 10 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (17.24%) Cisco PIX
10 10 (17.24%) DSL
10 10 (17.24%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (17.24%) SSL
11 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.72%) Junos
11 1 (1.72%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 18 (31.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 18 (31.03%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (24.14%) 1st Line Engineer
3 14 (24.14%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) 1st Line Support
3 14 (24.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 14 (24.14%) Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Service Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Service Desk Engineer
3 14 (24.14%) Service Desk Support
3 14 (24.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Support Analyst
4 12 (20.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) IT Support
5 10 (17.24%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) EqualLogic
2 14 (24.14%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (24.14%) EPoS
3 12 (20.69%) Driving Licence
4 10 (17.24%) Clustering
4 10 (17.24%) Replication
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 57 (98.28%) Windows
2 43 (74.14%) Windows 7
2 43 (74.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 43 (74.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 43 (74.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (43.10%) Windows 10
3 25 (43.10%) Windows 8
4 22 (37.93%) Windows Server
5 15 (25.86%) Linux
5 15 (25.86%) Unix
6 12 (20.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Virtual Environments
2 18 (31.03%) ITIL
3 14 (24.14%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (24.14%) Data Protection
3 14 (24.14%) Database Tuning
3 14 (24.14%) ERP
3 14 (24.14%) Time Management
4 12 (20.69%) PRINCE2
4 12 (20.69%) Project Management
5 10 (17.24%) High Availability
5 10 (17.24%) Integration Testing
5 10 (17.24%) Load Balancing
5 10 (17.24%) Migration
5 10 (17.24%) Problem Management
5 10 (17.24%) Server Building
5 10 (17.24%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.72%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.72%) Network Management
6 1 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) SQL
2 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (43.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (32.76%) A+ Certification
2 19 (32.76%) Network+ Certification
3 15 (25.86%) MCSA
4 14 (24.14%) MCP
5 10 (17.24%) CCIE
5 10 (17.24%) CCNA
5 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (17.24%) MCITP
5 10 (17.24%) MCSE
5 10 (17.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
6 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 57 (98.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (72.41%) Active Directory
3 18 (31.03%) Hyper-V
4 15 (25.86%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (17.24%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (31.03%) Foglight
1 18 (31.03%) SCOM
2 10 (17.24%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 57 (98.28%) VMware
2 54 (93.10%) Microsoft
3 44 (75.86%) Cisco
4 28 (48.28%) Dell
4 28 (48.28%) HP
4 28 (48.28%) Veeam
5 18 (31.03%) EMC
5 18 (31.03%) Fortinet
5 18 (31.03%) Kaseya
5 18 (31.03%) Kaspersky
5 18 (31.03%) NetApp
6 11 (18.97%) Juniper
7 10 (17.24%) Draytek
7 10 (17.24%) ProCurve
7 10 (17.24%) SonicWALL
7 10 (17.24%) Symantec
7 10 (17.24%) Veritas
7 10 (17.24%) ZyXEL
8 1 (1.72%) IronPort
8 1 (1.72%) Trustwave
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