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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 882 881 874
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 54 94 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 52 88 111
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-25.33% -21.05%

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
43315 51839 56131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.25% 46.74% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35269 41784 45451
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +4.62%

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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in the UK

WatchGuard
Top 26 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 30 June 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 0 52 £32,500 -18.75% 12
South West +38 24 £23,000 -22.03% 3
Cornwall +11 20 £23,000 -22.03% 1
Redruth +5 18 £23,000 -22.03% 1
London -9 12 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South East +27 10 £40,000 -25.58%
Hampshire - 5 £22,500 -
Chippenham - 4 £44,250 - 1
Wiltshire - 4 £44,250 - 1
North West +20 3 £26,000 -25.71%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £57,500 -
Petersfield - 3 £22,500 -
East of England +28 2 £28,500 -23.48% 2
Manchester +11 2 £24,500 +2.08%
Winchester - 2 £40,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £28,500 -
Harlow - 2 £28,500 -
Essex - 2 £28,500 - 1
City of London +48 1 - -
West Yorkshire +22 1 - - 2
Yorkshire +22 1 - - 3
Surrey +14 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Lancashire +8 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Berkshire +5 1 £26,500 -37.64%
Thatcham - 1 £26,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £57,500 -

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 136 (85.53%) Firewall
2 134 (84.28%) Windows
3 120 (75.47%) Microsoft
4 111 (69.81%) VMware
5 98 (61.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 97 (61.01%) Active Directory
7 91 (57.23%) Cisco
8 86 (54.09%) MS Exchange
9 82 (51.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 80 (50.31%) HP
11 78 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 73 (45.91%) SQL Server
13 72 (45.28%) Windows 7
14 68 (42.77%) Windows Server
15 67 (42.14%) Office 365
16 64 (40.25%) WAN
17 63 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2010
18 58 (36.48%) Dell
19 57 (35.85%) Exchange Server 2013
20 56 (35.22%) MS Excel
20 56 (35.22%) Windows Server 2003
21 51 (32.08%) Hyper-V
22 49 (30.82%) SQL
23 47 (29.56%) SAN
24 46 (28.93%) VPN
25 45 (28.30%) DNS
25 45 (28.30%) Kaspersky
26 44 (27.67%) Windows 8
27 42 (26.42%) VLAN
28 41 (25.79%) 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 86 (54.09%) MS Exchange
2 63 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (35.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (21.38%) SharePoint
5 32 (20.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (14.47%) IIS
7 9 (5.66%) Skype for Business
8 8 (5.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (5.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (4.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (35.22%) MS Excel
2 27 (16.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (12.58%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.63%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 67 (42.14%) Office 365
2 35 (22.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.77%) Mimecast
4 5 (3.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (85.53%) Firewall
2 64 (40.25%) WAN
3 47 (29.56%) SAN
4 46 (28.93%) VPN
5 45 (28.30%) DNS
6 42 (26.42%) VLAN
7 37 (23.27%) DHCP
7 37 (23.27%) VoIP
8 36 (22.64%) LAN
9 26 (16.35%) TCP/IP
10 17 (10.69%) ADSL
10 17 (10.69%) Wireless
11 14 (8.81%) PBX
12 13 (8.18%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (8.18%) OSPF
13 12 (7.55%) IPsec
13 12 (7.55%) MPLS
13 12 (7.55%) SSL
14 9 (5.66%) FTP
15 8 (5.03%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (45.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (3.14%) Banking
1 5 (3.14%) Investment Banking
1 5 (3.14%) Manufacturing
1 5 (3.14%) Marketing
2 4 (2.52%) Publishing
3 3 (1.89%) Electronics
3 3 (1.89%) Finance
3 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (28.30%) Support Engineer
2 36 (22.64%) IT Engineer
3 30 (18.87%) IT Support
4 27 (16.98%) Systems Engineer
5 25 (15.72%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 24 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (14.47%) Analyst
7 23 (14.47%) Support Analyst
8 20 (12.58%) 1st Line Support
8 20 (12.58%) Senior IT Engineer
9 19 (11.95%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 19 (11.95%) IT Support Engineer
10 16 (10.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (9.43%) Network Engineer
12 14 (8.81%) 1st Line Engineer
12 14 (8.81%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 14 (8.81%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 14 (8.81%) Service Analyst
12 14 (8.81%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) 802.1X
1 5 (3.14%) Web Services
2 2 (1.26%) HTML
2 2 (1.26%) XML
3 1 (0.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.09%) EqualLogic
2 19 (11.95%) EPoS
3 14 (8.81%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (8.18%) Driving Licence
5 11 (6.92%) Blackberry
6 10 (6.29%) HP StoreVirtual
6 10 (6.29%) Replication
7 9 (5.66%) iPhone
8 8 (5.03%) Clustering
9 7 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 134 (84.28%) Windows
2 82 (51.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (45.28%) Windows 7
5 68 (42.77%) Windows Server
6 56 (35.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 44 (27.67%) Windows 8
8 32 (20.13%) Linux
9 30 (18.87%) Windows 10
10 18 (11.32%) Unix
11 16 (10.06%) Windows Vista
12 13 (8.18%) Windows XP
13 9 (5.66%) Android
14 7 (4.40%) Debian
14 7 (4.40%) Ubuntu
15 6 (3.77%) Mac OS
16 5 (3.14%) Windows Mobile
17 4 (2.52%) Windows 2000
17 4 (2.52%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.75%) ITIL
1 33 (20.75%) Virtual Environments
2 27 (16.98%) Project Management
3 24 (15.09%) Time Management
4 20 (12.58%) ERP
5 19 (11.95%) Database Tuning
6 18 (11.32%) Data Protection
7 17 (10.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (10.06%) Business Continuity
9 14 (8.81%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (8.18%) Matrix Management
10 13 (8.18%) Matrix Organization
11 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2
12 8 (5.03%) CRM
13 7 (4.40%) Migration
13 7 (4.40%) Network Design
13 7 (4.40%) Service Delivery
14 6 (3.77%) High Availability
15 5 (3.14%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (3.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (30.82%) SQL
2 7 (4.40%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.14%) C
3 5 (3.14%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.26%) Java
4 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (22.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (16.98%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (16.35%) MCSA
4 22 (13.84%) Network+ Certification
5 21 (13.21%) CCNA
6 19 (11.95%) A+ Certification
7 14 (8.81%) MCP
8 9 (5.66%) MCSE
9 7 (4.40%) CCNP
9 7 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (3.77%) Degree
10 6 (3.77%) MCITP
11 5 (3.14%) CCIE
11 5 (3.14%) Server+ Certification
12 4 (2.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.89%) HP AIS
13 3 (1.89%) HP ASE
14 2 (1.26%) MCTS
14 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (12.58%) SLA
3 4 (2.52%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 98 (61.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (61.01%) Active Directory
3 51 (32.08%) Hyper-V
4 28 (17.61%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (7.55%) vSphere
6 7 (4.40%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (4.40%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.14%) VMFS
8 4 (2.52%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.52%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.52%) XenApp
8 4 (2.52%) XenServer
9 3 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.89%) vCloud
10 2 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.26%) Xen
11 1 (0.63%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.63%) NFS
11 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (18.24%) SCOM
2 24 (15.09%) Foglight
3 17 (10.69%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.77%) SnapMirror
4 6 (3.77%) SnapVault
5 5 (3.14%) Nagios
5 5 (3.14%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.14%) SCCM
5 5 (3.14%) vMotion
6 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (2.52%) WSUS
7 2 (1.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.63%) Simpana
Vendors
1 120 (75.47%) Microsoft
2 111 (69.81%) VMware
3 91 (57.23%) Cisco
4 80 (50.31%) HP
5 58 (36.48%) Dell
6 45 (28.30%) Kaspersky
7 41 (25.79%) Veeam
8 35 (22.01%) NetApp
9 24 (15.09%) EMC
9 24 (15.09%) Fortinet
9 24 (15.09%) Kaseya
10 19 (11.95%) SonicWALL
11 18 (11.32%) Siemens
12 17 (10.69%) Juniper
13 14 (8.81%) Sophos
13 14 (8.81%) Symantec
14 13 (8.18%) Meraki
15 10 (6.29%) Draytek
16 9 (5.66%) Citrix
17 8 (5.03%) Brocade
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