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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 199 - 234
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 36 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% - 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 0 3
Median salary £23,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £35,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-26.76% -25.26%
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
2364 2549 2479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.72% 43.93% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 2063 2058
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South 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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Cornwall - 36 £23,000 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 55 (100.00%) Firewall
2 54 (98.18%) VMware
2 54 (98.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (98.18%) Windows
3 51 (92.73%) Microsoft
4 50 (90.91%) Windows 7
5 41 (74.55%) Cisco
6 40 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
8 38 (69.09%) WAN
9 35 (63.64%) MS Exchange
9 35 (63.64%) SQL Server
9 35 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 35 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 28 (50.91%) SQL
10 28 (50.91%) MS Excel
11 27 (49.09%) VoIP
12 25 (45.45%) HP
12 25 (45.45%) Dell
12 25 (45.45%) EMC
12 25 (45.45%) SAN
12 25 (45.45%) NetApp
12 25 (45.45%) SharePoint
12 25 (45.45%) ITIL
12 25 (45.45%) Kaspersky
12 25 (45.45%) SCOM
12 25 (45.45%) Foglight
12 25 (45.45%) VLAN

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 35 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 35 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2013
1 35 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 25 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (50.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (25.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (100.00%) Firewall
2 38 (69.09%) WAN
3 27 (49.09%) VoIP
4 25 (45.45%) SAN
4 25 (45.45%) VLAN
5 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
6 15 (27.27%) VPN
7 14 (25.45%) PBX
8 13 (23.64%) ADSL
8 13 (23.64%) LAN
9 1 (1.82%) BGP
9 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.82%) Junos
9 1 (1.82%) MPLS
9 1 (1.82%) OSPF
9 1 (1.82%) RIP
9 1 (1.82%) VPLS
9 1 (1.82%) VRRP
9 1 (1.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (63.64%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Support Engineer
2 25 (45.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 25 (45.45%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) 1st Line Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (25.45%) 1st Line Support
3 14 (25.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 14 (25.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) Analyst
3 14 (25.45%) Service Analyst
3 14 (25.45%) Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (25.45%) Service Desk Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) Service Desk Support
3 14 (25.45%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 14 (25.45%) Support Analyst
4 12 (21.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 12 (21.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (21.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) EqualLogic
2 20 (36.36%) EPoS
3 14 (25.45%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (21.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (98.18%) Windows
2 50 (90.91%) Windows 7
3 40 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 25 (45.45%) Windows 8
5 15 (27.27%) Linux
5 15 (27.27%) Unix
6 12 (21.82%) Windows Server
6 12 (21.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) ITIL
2 20 (36.36%) Database Tuning
2 20 (36.36%) ERP
2 20 (36.36%) Time Management
3 14 (25.45%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (25.45%) Data Protection
4 12 (21.82%) PRINCE2
4 12 (21.82%) Project Management
5 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.82%) Network Management
5 1 (1.82%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) A+ Certification
1 19 (34.55%) Network+ Certification
2 15 (27.27%) MCSA
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.27%) MCP
System Software
1 54 (98.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
3 25 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 15 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (45.45%) Foglight
1 25 (45.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (98.18%) VMware
2 51 (92.73%) Microsoft
3 41 (74.55%) Cisco
4 25 (45.45%) Dell
4 25 (45.45%) EMC
4 25 (45.45%) Fortinet
4 25 (45.45%) HP
4 25 (45.45%) Kaseya
4 25 (45.45%) Kaspersky
4 25 (45.45%) NetApp
4 25 (45.45%) Veeam
5 1 (1.82%) Brocade
5 1 (1.82%) BT
5 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.82%) IronPort
5 1 (1.82%) Juniper
5 1 (1.82%) Siemens
5 1 (1.82%) Trustwave