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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 184 187 223
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +36
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 15 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.34% 0.62% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 1.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 3
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £47,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-25.26% +69.64%
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
2353 2810 2720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 53.68% 54.85% 51.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 2246 2132
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +15 3 £47,500 -
Godalming - 2 £35,000 -
Guildford - 2 £45,000 -
WatchGuard
South East

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
3 12 (70.59%) Kaspersky
4 11 (64.71%) CCSE
4 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
5 10 (58.82%) CCSA
6 6 (35.29%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
9 2 (11.76%) Software Licensing
9 2 (11.76%) HP
9 2 (11.76%) Citrix
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco
9 2 (11.76%) Web Services
9 2 (11.76%) Juniper
9 2 (11.76%) LAN
9 2 (11.76%) WAN
9 2 (11.76%) DHCP
9 2 (11.76%) XenServer
9 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (11.76%) VLAN
10 1 (5.88%) Network Design
10 1 (5.88%) CISA

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Jetty
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) SNMP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) NetScreen
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support
4 2 (11.76%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Software Licensing
2 1 (5.88%) Network Design
2 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CCSE
2 10 (58.82%) CCSA
3 6 (35.29%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CISA
4 1 (5.88%) CISM
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenServer
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) pfSense
3 1 (5.88%) KVM
3 1 (5.88%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Cacti
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
1 1 (5.88%) Opsview
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) CheckPoint
2 12 (70.59%) Kaspersky
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft