The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 833 869 871
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +2
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 107 118 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 89 102 130
Median salary £27,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,575 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £49,400 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £34,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.86% -7.33%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46813 52582 56447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.45% 46.94% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38288 42091 45249
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +5.93%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WatchGuard
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the UK.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in the UK

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 within the UK.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in the UK

WatchGuard
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
England -5 95 £27,500 -22.53% 7
South West - 44 £23,000 - 3
Cornwall - 43 £23,000 - 3
Redruth - 36 £23,000 - 3
South East +28 20 £27,000 -36.47% 3
London -16 20 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 11 £42,500 -
Scotland - 11 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £27,000 -
Witney - 6 £27,000 -
City of London +50 4 - -
North West +21 4 £25,500 -27.14%
Yorkshire +8 4 £27,500 -22.53%
Hampshire - 4 £31,250 - 1
Kent - 4 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire +11 3 £27,500 -26.66%
West Midlands -16 3 - -
Manchester - 3 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £57,500 - 2
Worcestershire - 3 - -
West Malling - 3 £42,500 -
Leeds - 3 £27,500 -
Stourport-on-Severn - 3 - -
Berkshire +16 2 £26,500 -37.64%
Wakefield -8 2 £27,500 -26.66%
North Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 -
Harrogate - 2 £27,500 -
York - 2 £27,500 -
Thatcham - 2 £26,500 -
Petersfield - 2 £22,500 -

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 151 (82.07%) Firewall
2 149 (80.98%) Windows
3 131 (71.20%) Microsoft
4 109 (59.24%) VMware
5 106 (57.61%) Active Directory
6 102 (55.43%) Cisco
7 96 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 93 (50.54%) HP
9 92 (50.00%) MS Exchange
10 88 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 81 (44.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 80 (43.48%) SQL Server
13 76 (41.30%) WAN
14 75 (40.76%) Windows Server
15 73 (39.67%) Windows 7
16 70 (38.04%) Office 365
17 64 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
18 63 (34.24%) Dell
19 62 (33.70%) MS Excel
20 60 (32.61%) DNS
21 58 (31.52%) Exchange Server 2013
22 57 (30.98%) Hyper-V
23 56 (30.43%) SAN
23 56 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
24 55 (29.89%) SQL
25 54 (29.35%) VPN
26 51 (27.72%) LAN
27 50 (27.17%) Kaspersky
28 48 (26.09%) DHCP
28 48 (26.09%) VLAN

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills 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 92 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 64 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (31.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (21.20%) SharePoint
5 27 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (11.41%) IIS
7 12 (6.52%) Skype for Business
8 9 (4.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (3.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 62 (33.70%) MS Excel
2 29 (15.76%) MS Office
3 4 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (10.87%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.54%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 70 (38.04%) Office 365
2 40 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.80%) Mimecast
4 5 (2.72%) SaaS
5 2 (1.09%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 151 (82.07%) Firewall
2 76 (41.30%) WAN
3 60 (32.61%) DNS
4 56 (30.43%) SAN
5 54 (29.35%) VPN
6 51 (27.72%) LAN
7 48 (26.09%) DHCP
7 48 (26.09%) VLAN
8 38 (20.65%) VoIP
9 32 (17.39%) TCP/IP
10 29 (15.76%) Wireless
11 16 (8.70%) ADSL
12 14 (7.61%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (7.07%) IPsec
14 12 (6.52%) PBX
15 11 (5.98%) Internet
16 9 (4.89%) FTP
16 9 (4.89%) Network Security
16 9 (4.89%) OSPF
16 9 (4.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (3.80%) Finance
2 6 (3.26%) Banking
2 6 (3.26%) Investment Banking
2 6 (3.26%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.17%) Publishing
5 3 (1.63%) Electronics
5 3 (1.63%) Marketing
5 3 (1.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 38 (20.65%) IT Engineer
3 35 (19.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
5 26 (14.13%) IT Support
6 25 (13.59%) Senior IT Engineer
6 25 (13.59%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 23 (12.50%) Network Engineer
8 21 (11.41%) Analyst
8 21 (11.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (11.41%) Support Analyst
9 18 (9.78%) 1st Line Support
9 18 (9.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (9.24%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 17 (9.24%) Server Support
11 16 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
12 15 (8.15%) Support Technician
13 14 (7.61%) 2nd Line Support
14 13 (7.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 12 (6.52%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.72%) 802.1X
1 5 (2.72%) Web Services
2 1 (0.54%) .NET
2 1 (0.54%) HTML
2 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.59%) EqualLogic
2 19 (10.33%) EPoS
3 15 (8.15%) Driving Licence
4 12 (6.52%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.98%) HP StoreVirtual
6 10 (5.43%) Blackberry
7 9 (4.89%) iPhone
8 8 (4.35%) Clustering
9 7 (3.80%) Replication
10 6 (3.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (2.72%) Management Information System
12 4 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (1.63%) Hedge funds
14 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
14 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
15 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
15 1 (0.54%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 149 (80.98%) Windows
2 88 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 81 (44.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 75 (40.76%) Windows Server
5 73 (39.67%) Windows 7
6 56 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (24.46%) Windows 8
8 28 (15.22%) Windows 10
9 27 (14.67%) Linux
10 15 (8.15%) Unix
10 15 (8.15%) Windows Vista
11 13 (7.07%) Windows XP
12 9 (4.89%) Android
13 6 (3.26%) Mac OS
14 5 (2.72%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (2.17%) Windows 2000
15 4 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (1.63%) Debian
16 3 (1.63%) Ubuntu
17 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.65%) ITIL
2 33 (17.93%) Project Management
3 25 (13.59%) Time Management
4 24 (13.04%) Business Continuity
5 21 (11.41%) ERP
6 19 (10.33%) Database Tuning
7 18 (9.78%) Matrix Management
8 17 (9.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (8.70%) Data Protection
10 12 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (5.98%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.80%) Network Design
13 6 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (3.26%) CRM
13 6 (3.26%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.26%) Resource Management
14 5 (2.72%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (2.72%) Presales
15 4 (2.17%) ISMS
15 4 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 55 (29.89%) SQL
2 5 (2.72%) C
3 3 (1.63%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.09%) Java
4 2 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (23.37%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (21.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (18.48%) CCNA
4 29 (15.76%) MCSA
5 23 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
6 18 (9.78%) A+ Certification
7 15 (8.15%) CCNP
8 11 (5.98%) MCP
9 10 (5.43%) MCSE
10 8 (4.35%) Degree
11 6 (3.26%) MCITP
12 5 (2.72%) Server+ Certification
13 4 (2.17%) HP AIS
13 4 (2.17%) HP ASE
13 4 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.63%) MCTS
15 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (1.09%) NCDA
16 1 (0.54%) CCA
16 1 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (13.59%) SLA
3 6 (3.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 106 (57.61%) Active Directory
2 96 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (30.98%) Hyper-V
4 25 (13.59%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (7.61%) vSphere
6 7 (3.80%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (3.80%) ISA Server
7 5 (2.72%) VMFS
8 4 (2.17%) XenApp
9 3 (1.63%) vCloud
9 3 (1.63%) XenServer
10 2 (1.09%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.09%) Xen
11 1 (0.54%) NFS
11 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (16.30%) SCOM
2 24 (13.04%) Foglight
3 19 (10.33%) Backup Exec
4 8 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (3.80%) SnapMirror
5 7 (3.80%) SnapVault
6 6 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (3.26%) SCCM
7 5 (2.72%) Nagios
7 5 (2.72%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.72%) vMotion
8 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (2.17%) WSUS
9 2 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.09%) Simpana
9 2 (1.09%) WMI
10 1 (0.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 131 (71.20%) Microsoft
2 109 (59.24%) VMware
3 102 (55.43%) Cisco
4 93 (50.54%) HP
5 63 (34.24%) Dell
6 50 (27.17%) Kaspersky
7 40 (21.74%) NetApp
8 37 (20.11%) Veeam
9 28 (15.22%) Fortinet
10 26 (14.13%) Siemens
11 24 (13.04%) EMC
11 24 (13.04%) Kaseya
12 21 (11.41%) SonicWALL
13 19 (10.33%) Symantec
14 18 (9.78%) Sophos
15 14 (7.61%) Meraki
16 12 (6.52%) Citrix
17 10 (5.43%) Juniper
18 7 (3.80%) Apple
18 7 (3.80%) CheckPoint
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