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 West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 22 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 West 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 219 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2557 2332 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.67% 44.50% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2033 1971 2105
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £51,040
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bristol - 8 £24,000 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) Backup Exec
3 7 (63.64%) IBM
3 7 (63.64%) ARCserve
3 7 (63.64%) EMC
3 7 (63.64%) Juniper
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) AIX
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) UNIX
3 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (63.64%) iSCSI
3 7 (63.64%) NAS
3 7 (63.64%) Veeam
3 7 (63.64%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (63.64%) 3PAR
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) iSCSI
2 7 (63.64%) NAS
2 7 (63.64%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Field Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) AIX
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
1 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Backup Exec
1 7 (63.64%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) IBM
3 7 (63.64%) EMC
3 7 (63.64%) Juniper
3 7 (63.64%) Veeam
3 7 (63.64%) 3PAR
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp