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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 198 188 219
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 17 36 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.37% 0.68% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 1.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 5
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
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
2483 2937 2709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 53.76% 55.45% 51.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2049 2375 2145
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Woking +27 2 £51,250 +7.89%
Godalming - 2 £35,000 -
WatchGuard
South East

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (78.26%) CheckPoint
3 16 (69.57%) Kaspersky
4 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
5 14 (60.87%) CCSA
6 13 (56.52%) CCSE
7 7 (30.43%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (21.74%) DNS
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (13.04%) VMware
10 3 (13.04%) CISA
10 3 (13.04%) CISM
10 3 (13.04%) LAN
10 3 (13.04%) WAN
10 3 (13.04%) Cisco
10 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
10 3 (13.04%) CISSP
11 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (8.70%) HP
11 2 (8.70%) Citrix
11 2 (8.70%) CCNP
11 2 (8.70%) CCNA
11 2 (8.70%) Avaya
11 2 (8.70%) Juniper
11 2 (8.70%) Internet

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
4 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 3 (13.04%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) HTTP
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) Internet
5 2 (8.70%) NetScreen
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless
5 2 (8.70%) VLAN
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Support Specialist
2 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) Network Design
1 2 (8.70%) Software Licensing
2 1 (4.35%) Information Security
2 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CCSA
2 13 (56.52%) CCSE
3 7 (30.43%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (13.04%) CISA
4 3 (13.04%) CISM
4 3 (13.04%) CISSP
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.70%) CCNP
5 2 (8.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) XenServer
2 2 (8.70%) KVM
3 1 (4.35%) iptables
3 1 (4.35%) pfSense
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Cacti
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.35%) Opsview
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) CheckPoint
2 16 (69.57%) Kaspersky
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
4 2 (8.70%) SonicWALL
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Avaya
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper
4 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft