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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 868 882 867
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 50 79 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.072% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46 72 104
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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
43313 51228 54492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.22% 46.46% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 35195 41404 43733
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

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 26 July 2016 within the UK.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in the UK

WatchGuard
Top 24 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 26 July 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 +14 41 £33,250 -16.87% 9
South West +31 17 £43,500 +45.00% 2
Chippenham - 10 £44,250 - 1
Wiltshire - 10 £44,250 - 1
London +13 9 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Redruth +1 7 £23,000 -23.33% 1
Cornwall -11 7 £23,000 -23.33% 1
Yorkshire +35 6 £30,000 -15.49% 2
West Yorkshire +18 6 £30,000 -1.63% 2
Leeds +32 5 £30,000 +27.65% 1
East of England +28 5 £29,000 -9.37%
Essex - 5 £29,000 -
Chelmsford - 3 £29,000 -
Harlow - 3 £29,000 -
North West +17 2 £35,000 -12.50%
South East +16 2 £22,500 -55.00% 2
City of London +60 1 - -
Lancashire +14 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Surrey +9 1 - -
Manchester -4 1 - -
Petersfield - 1 £22,500 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £22,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £32,500 -
Scotland - 1 £32,500 -

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 138 (87.34%) Firewall
2 132 (83.54%) Windows
3 120 (75.95%) Microsoft
4 109 (68.99%) VMware
5 96 (60.76%) Active Directory
5 96 (60.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 90 (56.96%) MS Exchange
7 87 (55.06%) Cisco
8 83 (52.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 79 (50.00%) Windows Server
10 77 (48.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 73 (46.20%) HP
12 72 (45.57%) SQL Server
12 72 (45.57%) Office 365
13 71 (44.94%) Windows 7
14 65 (41.14%) Exchange Server 2010
15 63 (39.87%) WAN
16 57 (36.08%) Exchange Server 2013
17 54 (34.18%) Dell
18 52 (32.91%) Windows Server 2003
18 52 (32.91%) Hyper-V
19 51 (32.28%) MS Excel
20 50 (31.65%) VPN
20 50 (31.65%) DNS
21 48 (30.38%) VoIP
21 48 (30.38%) SQL
22 47 (29.75%) Windows 8
23 40 (25.32%) Microsoft Certification
23 40 (25.32%) Kaspersky
24 39 (24.68%) Veeam

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 90 (56.96%) MS Exchange
2 65 (41.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (36.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (22.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (19.62%) SharePoint
6 29 (18.35%) IIS
7 8 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (4.43%) Skype for Business
9 6 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.27%) WordPress
12 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (32.28%) MS Excel
2 28 (17.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (8.86%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (4.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (45.57%) Office 365
2 39 (24.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.16%) Mimecast
3 5 (3.16%) SaaS
4 4 (2.53%) IaaS
4 4 (2.53%) PaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 138 (87.34%) Firewall
2 63 (39.87%) WAN
3 50 (31.65%) DNS
3 50 (31.65%) VPN
4 48 (30.38%) VoIP
5 39 (24.68%) DHCP
6 38 (24.05%) SAN
6 38 (24.05%) VLAN
7 34 (21.52%) LAN
8 33 (20.89%) TCP/IP
9 19 (12.03%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (12.03%) MPLS
10 17 (10.76%) ADSL
10 17 (10.76%) SSL
11 16 (10.13%) Wireless
12 14 (8.86%) OSPF
12 14 (8.86%) PBX
13 12 (7.59%) Ethernet
14 11 (6.96%) IPsec
15 10 (6.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (45.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.53%) MySQL
5 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (3.80%) Manufacturing
1 6 (3.80%) Marketing
2 4 (2.53%) Finance
2 4 (2.53%) Games
2 4 (2.53%) Publishing
2 4 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.90%) Banking
3 3 (1.90%) Electronics
3 3 (1.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.27%) Law
4 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (29.11%) Support Engineer
2 33 (20.89%) IT Engineer
3 30 (18.99%) IT Support
4 24 (15.19%) Analyst
4 24 (15.19%) Support Analyst
5 21 (13.29%) Systems Engineer
6 20 (12.66%) 1st Line Support
7 19 (12.03%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 19 (12.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (12.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 18 (11.39%) IT Support Engineer
8 18 (11.39%) Senior IT Engineer
9 16 (10.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (10.13%) Network Engineer
10 14 (8.86%) 1st Line Engineer
10 14 (8.86%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 14 (8.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 14 (8.86%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (8.86%) Service Analyst
10 14 (8.86%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.70%) Web Services
2 5 (3.16%) 802.1X
3 4 (2.53%) HTML
4 2 (1.27%) XML
5 1 (0.63%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.39%) EqualLogic
2 15 (9.49%) Replication
3 14 (8.86%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (8.86%) Driving Licence
3 14 (8.86%) EPoS
4 11 (6.96%) Blackberry
4 11 (6.96%) Clustering
5 9 (5.70%) iPhone
6 8 (5.06%) HP StoreVirtual
7 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 132 (83.54%) Windows
2 83 (52.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 77 (48.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (44.94%) Windows 7
6 52 (32.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (29.75%) Windows 8
8 35 (22.15%) Linux
9 33 (20.89%) Windows 10
10 18 (11.39%) Unix
11 16 (10.13%) Windows Vista
12 12 (7.59%) Windows XP
13 11 (6.96%) Ubuntu
14 9 (5.70%) Android
15 7 (4.43%) Debian
16 6 (3.80%) Mac OS X
17 5 (3.16%) Mac OS
17 5 (3.16%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (2.53%) Windows 2000
18 4 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.72%) Project Management
2 25 (15.82%) ITIL
3 23 (14.56%) Virtual Environments
4 21 (13.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (12.03%) Time Management
6 18 (11.39%) Data Protection
7 15 (9.49%) Business Continuity
7 15 (9.49%) ERP
8 14 (8.86%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (8.86%) Database Tuning
8 14 (8.86%) Migration
9 13 (8.23%) PRINCE2
10 12 (7.59%) Load Balancing
10 12 (7.59%) Matrix Management
10 12 (7.59%) Matrix Organization
10 12 (7.59%) Service Delivery
11 11 (6.96%) Server Building
12 10 (6.33%) High Availability
12 10 (6.33%) Integration Testing
12 10 (6.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (30.38%) SQL
2 12 (7.59%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.43%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.16%) C
5 2 (1.27%) Java
5 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (25.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (17.72%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (15.19%) MCSA
4 23 (14.56%) CCNA
5 21 (13.29%) MCP
5 21 (13.29%) Network+ Certification
6 19 (12.03%) A+ Certification
7 15 (9.49%) MCSE
8 11 (6.96%) CCIE
8 11 (6.96%) MCITP
8 11 (6.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (6.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (4.43%) CCNP
11 6 (3.80%) Degree
11 6 (3.80%) Security Cleared
12 5 (3.16%) SC Cleared
12 5 (3.16%) Server+ Certification
13 2 (1.27%) HP AIS
13 2 (1.27%) HP ASE
14 1 (0.63%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (10.76%) SLA
3 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 96 (60.76%) Active Directory
1 96 (60.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (32.91%) Hyper-V
3 29 (18.35%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (6.33%) Terminal Services
5 7 (4.43%) vSphere
6 6 (3.80%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (3.80%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.16%) VMFS
7 5 (3.16%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.53%) Xen
8 4 (2.53%) XenApp
8 4 (2.53%) XenServer
9 3 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.90%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.90%) vCloud
10 2 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (15.19%) Backup Exec
2 22 (13.92%) SCOM
3 18 (11.39%) Foglight
4 9 (5.70%) Nagios
5 5 (3.16%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.16%) SnapMirror
5 5 (3.16%) SnapVault
5 5 (3.16%) vMotion
6 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (2.53%) WSUS
7 3 (1.90%) SCCM
8 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.63%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 120 (75.95%) Microsoft
2 109 (68.99%) VMware
3 87 (55.06%) Cisco
4 73 (46.20%) HP
5 54 (34.18%) Dell
6 40 (25.32%) Kaspersky
7 39 (24.68%) Veeam
8 25 (15.82%) NetApp
8 25 (15.82%) SonicWALL
9 23 (14.56%) Juniper
10 18 (11.39%) Draytek
10 18 (11.39%) EMC
10 18 (11.39%) Fortinet
10 18 (11.39%) Kaseya
10 18 (11.39%) Symantec
11 16 (10.13%) Siemens
12 15 (9.49%) Sophos
13 14 (8.86%) Meraki
14 13 (8.23%) Citrix
15 12 (7.59%) ProCurve
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + company car, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago