The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 200 191 224
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +33
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 12 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.36% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.68% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 3
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -7.99%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
WatchGuard
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2623 2508 2616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 56.42% 53.27% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2102 2003 2176
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Surrey

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in Surrey

WatchGuard
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Chertsey - 5 £40,000 -
WatchGuard
South East

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 31 (73.81%) Firewall
2 24 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 21 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 21 (50.00%) Kaspersky
4 20 (47.62%) DNS
5 16 (38.10%) CCSE
6 13 (30.95%) CCSA
7 11 (26.19%) Manufacturing
7 11 (26.19%) SSL
7 11 (26.19%) Linux
7 11 (26.19%) Websense
7 11 (26.19%) Clearswift
7 11 (26.19%) HTTP
7 11 (26.19%) SNMP
7 11 (26.19%) Blue Coat
7 11 (26.19%) Ethereal
7 11 (26.19%) Wireshark
7 11 (26.19%) SonicWALL
7 11 (26.19%) tcpdump
7 11 (26.19%) F5
8 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 10 (23.81%) Windows
9 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
9 9 (21.43%) DHCP
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 9 (21.43%) Wireless
9 9 (21.43%) Citrix
9 9 (21.43%) VMware
9 9 (21.43%) VLAN
9 9 (21.43%) VMware ESXi

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 31 (73.81%) Firewall
2 24 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 20 (47.62%) DNS
4 11 (26.19%) SSL
4 11 (26.19%) HTTP
4 11 (26.19%) SNMP
4 11 (26.19%) Ethereal
4 11 (26.19%) Wireshark
4 11 (26.19%) tcpdump
5 9 (21.43%) Wireless
5 9 (21.43%) VLAN
5 9 (21.43%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (26.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Support Specialist
3 11 (26.19%) Network Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Network Support Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Network Support
4 6 (14.29%) Field Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Products Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Support
5 4 (9.52%) Security Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Customer Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IP Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) IT Support
8 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) CCSE
2 13 (30.95%) CCSA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.43%) XenApp
2 9 (21.43%) XenDesktop
2 9 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 21 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 11 (26.19%) F5
2 11 (26.19%) Websense
2 11 (26.19%) Clearswift
2 11 (26.19%) Blue Coat
2 11 (26.19%) SonicWALL
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.43%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) Citrix
3 9 (21.43%) Veeam
4 1 (2.38%) HP