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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WatchGuard
UK
Rank 743 866 884
Rank change year-on-year
+123 +18
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 119 86 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.084% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 111 67 63
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%

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
36720 46930 49978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.73% 45.83% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29588 38441 40922
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 22 February 2017 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +117 114 £33,000 -5.71% 11
London +100 64 £36,250 +3.57% 1
City of London +44 25 £38,500 -
South East +81 18 £30,750 -18.00% 3
South West +13 8 £18,500 -53.75% 2
Kent +26 6 £30,000 -33.33% 1
West Midlands +26 6 £35,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire +22 6 £37,500 +38.88%
Yorkshire +28 5 £24,000 -20.00% 2
West Yorkshire +26 5 £24,000 -33.79% 2
Staffordshire +7 5 £35,000 +33.33%
North West -21 5 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £35,000 -
Scotland +9 4 £27,500 -36.78%
Redruth +2 4 £17,750 -55.62% 2
Cornwall -13 4 £17,750 -55.62% 2
Derbyshire - 4 £20,500 -
Chesterfield - 4 £20,500 -
Banbury - 4 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 4 £27,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £20,500 - 1
Surrey +57 3 £32,500 +18.18%
East of England +25 3 £33,000 - 1
Manchester -18 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Ossett - 3 £22,000 -
Woking - 3 £32,500 -
Hampshire +19 2 £35,750 -4.66% 2
Bristol +6 2 - -
Wakefield -1 2 £24,000 -43.52% 2
Chippenham - 2 £45,500 -

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 156 (87.15%) Firewall
2 136 (75.98%) Cisco
3 85 (47.49%) Windows
4 82 (45.81%) VMware
5 79 (44.13%) Cisco Certification
6 73 (40.78%) CheckPoint
7 71 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 71 (39.66%) Cisco ASA
8 70 (39.11%) Active Directory
9 69 (38.55%) Wireless
9 69 (38.55%) SonicWALL
10 62 (34.64%) Juniper
11 54 (30.17%) Fortinet
12 53 (29.61%) VPN
12 53 (29.61%) Aruba
12 53 (29.61%) Windows Server
13 52 (29.05%) F5
14 50 (27.93%) Network Security
15 49 (27.37%) MS Exchange
16 48 (26.82%) Cisco Wireless
17 46 (25.70%) Windows Server 2012
18 43 (24.02%) FortiGate
19 42 (23.46%) Microsoft
20 41 (22.91%) Palo Alto
21 40 (22.35%) Extreme Networks
21 40 (22.35%) TCP/IP
21 40 (22.35%) Hyper-V
22 38 (21.23%) WAN
22 38 (21.23%) SQL Server
23 37 (20.67%) LAN

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 49 (27.37%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (9.50%) SharePoint
5 14 (7.82%) IIS
6 12 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (3.91%) Apache
8 7 (3.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.79%) Site Server
10 3 (1.68%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (15.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.08%) Office 365
2 7 (3.91%) Mimecast
3 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.12%) IaaS
5 2 (1.12%) PaaS
6 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 156 (87.15%) Firewall
2 71 (39.66%) Cisco ASA
3 69 (38.55%) Wireless
4 53 (29.61%) VPN
5 50 (27.93%) Network Security
6 48 (26.82%) Cisco Wireless
7 40 (22.35%) TCP/IP
8 38 (21.23%) WAN
9 37 (20.67%) LAN
9 37 (20.67%) VoIP
10 33 (18.44%) VLAN
11 30 (16.76%) MPLS
12 26 (14.53%) DNS
13 25 (13.97%) SAN
14 24 (13.41%) BGP
14 24 (13.41%) OSPF
15 21 (11.73%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (10.61%) ADSL
17 16 (8.94%) DHCP
18 13 (7.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.23%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.70%) MySQL
3 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (5.59%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.79%) Retail
4 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (27.93%) Network Engineer
2 45 (25.14%) Support Engineer
3 34 (18.99%) Security Engineer
4 29 (16.20%) Firewall Engineer
5 26 (14.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 25 (13.97%) Network Security Engineer
7 18 (10.06%) Analyst
8 17 (9.50%) IT Support
9 15 (8.38%) 3rd Line Support
9 15 (8.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 15 (8.38%) Windows Engineer
10 14 (7.82%) IT Engineer
11 12 (6.70%) Consultant
11 12 (6.70%) Exchange Support
11 12 (6.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (6.70%) Server Support
11 12 (6.70%) Windows Server Support
12 11 (6.15%) Exchange Engineer
12 11 (6.15%) Windows Support Engineer
13 10 (5.59%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.35%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.79%) EDI
2 5 (2.79%) Web Services
3 2 (1.12%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (0.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.50%) Driving Licence
4 9 (5.03%) Blackberry
4 9 (5.03%) PKI
5 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.23%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.68%) Clustering
7 3 (1.68%) Replication
8 2 (1.12%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.12%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 85 (47.49%) Windows
2 53 (29.61%) Windows Server
3 46 (25.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (19.55%) Linux
5 27 (15.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (15.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (11.73%) Windows 8
7 19 (10.61%) Ubuntu
8 12 (6.70%) Windows 7
9 11 (6.15%) Unix
10 8 (4.47%) Debian
10 8 (4.47%) Windows Vista
11 7 (3.91%) Mac OS
11 7 (3.91%) Windows 10
12 5 (2.79%) Mac OS X
13 4 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (11.17%) Migration
2 16 (8.94%) Server Building
3 13 (7.26%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (7.26%) Network Design
4 12 (6.70%) Security Monitoring
5 10 (5.59%) Presales
6 9 (5.03%) Project Management
7 8 (4.47%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (4.47%) High Availability
8 7 (3.91%) Business Development
8 7 (3.91%) E-Commerce
8 7 (3.91%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.35%) ITIL
9 6 (3.35%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (3.35%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.79%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (2.79%) Operations Management
10 5 (2.79%) Security Operations
10 5 (2.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (2.79%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.15%) PowerShell
1 11 (6.15%) SQL
2 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.56%) C
2 1 (0.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 79 (44.13%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (18.99%) CCNA
3 33 (18.44%) CCNP
4 21 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (10.06%) JNCIS
6 13 (7.26%) MCSA
6 13 (7.26%) MCSE
7 12 (6.70%) CISSP
8 11 (6.15%) CISM
9 10 (5.59%) JNCIP
10 9 (5.03%) CCDA
10 9 (5.03%) JNCIA
11 7 (3.91%) A+ Certification
11 7 (3.91%) Degree
11 7 (3.91%) MCITP
11 7 (3.91%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (3.35%) CCDP
12 6 (3.35%) CISA
12 6 (3.35%) MCP
13 5 (2.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.70%) SLA
2 5 (2.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 71 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (39.11%) Active Directory
3 40 (22.35%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.38%) Terminal Services
5 14 (7.82%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (7.82%) vSphere
6 12 (6.70%) VMware ESX
7 7 (3.91%) XenServer
8 2 (1.12%) NFS
8 2 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.12%) Xen
9 1 (0.56%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 43 (24.02%) FortiGate
2 16 (8.94%) Backup Exec
3 13 (7.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (6.15%) HAProxy
5 9 (5.03%) Nagios
6 8 (4.47%) SCCM
7 5 (2.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (2.79%) Nessus
8 4 (2.23%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.23%) SmoothWall
8 4 (2.23%) WSUS
9 2 (1.12%) Ansible
9 2 (1.12%) Icinga
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.56%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 136 (75.98%) Cisco
2 82 (45.81%) VMware
3 73 (40.78%) CheckPoint
4 69 (38.55%) SonicWALL
5 62 (34.64%) Juniper
6 54 (30.17%) Fortinet
7 53 (29.61%) Aruba
8 52 (29.05%) F5
9 42 (23.46%) Microsoft
10 41 (22.91%) Palo Alto
11 40 (22.35%) Extreme Networks
12 37 (20.67%) HP
13 24 (13.41%) Citrix
14 20 (11.17%) Veeam
15 19 (10.61%) Intel Security
15 19 (10.61%) Kaspersky
16 18 (10.06%) SolarWinds
17 16 (8.94%) Symantec
18 15 (8.38%) Sophos
19 13 (7.26%) Riverbed
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
Logic Business Systems
Salary: From £19,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Southern Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wakefield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Wakefield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Moorgate, London
Q C I C Group
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Redruth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago