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 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 844 856 858
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 77 111 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 68 98 129
Median salary £26,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,405 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £35,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-35.21% -25.26%

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
43856 50766 56491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.67% 46.96% 46.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35729 40803 45772
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 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 2016 within the UK.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in the UK

WatchGuard
Top 29 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 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 +16 73 £27,000 -32.50% 8
South West - 35 £23,000 -
Cornwall - 35 £23,000 -
Redruth - 31 £23,000 -
South East +33 17 £27,000 -41.62% 1
London -10 13 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Hampshire - 5 £22,500 - 1
North West +17 4 £25,500 -27.14%
Manchester +10 3 £25,000 -9.09%
West Midlands -19 3 - - 2
Scotland - 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £27,000 -
Kent - 3 £42,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 - -
Stourport-on-Severn - 3 - -
Petersfield - 3 £22,500 -
Glasgow - 3 - - 1
Witney - 3 £27,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £57,500 -
Berkshire +19 2 £26,500 -37.64%
Winchester - 2 £40,000 -
West Malling - 2 £42,500 -
Thatcham - 2 £26,500 -
Cheshire +31 1 £36,500 +4.28%
West Yorkshire +9 1 - -
Yorkshire -1 1 - -
Surrey -1 1 £47,500 -9.52%
High Wycombe - 1 £57,500 -
Chester - 1 £36,500 -

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 144 (85.21%) Windows
2 139 (82.25%) Firewall
3 129 (76.33%) Microsoft
4 111 (65.68%) VMware
5 103 (60.95%) Active Directory
6 98 (57.99%) VMware Infrastructure
7 94 (55.62%) Cisco
8 89 (52.66%) HP
9 88 (52.07%) MS Exchange
10 83 (49.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 80 (47.34%) SQL Server
12 79 (46.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 74 (43.79%) Windows 7
14 72 (42.60%) Windows Server
15 69 (40.83%) Office 365
16 68 (40.24%) WAN
17 62 (36.69%) Exchange Server 2010
18 60 (35.50%) Dell
18 60 (35.50%) MS Excel
19 56 (33.14%) SQL
19 56 (33.14%) Exchange Server 2013
20 54 (31.95%) Windows Server 2003
20 54 (31.95%) Hyper-V
21 53 (31.36%) DNS
22 51 (30.18%) SAN
23 48 (28.40%) Kaspersky
24 47 (27.81%) VLAN
25 45 (26.63%) VPN
25 45 (26.63%) Windows 8
26 44 (26.04%) DHCP

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 88 (52.07%) MS Exchange
2 62 (36.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (33.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (22.49%) SharePoint
5 27 (15.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (12.43%) IIS
7 11 (6.51%) Skype for Business
8 9 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (4.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (4.14%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 60 (35.50%) MS Excel
2 27 (15.98%) MS Office
3 3 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.59%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 69 (40.83%) Office 365
2 40 (23.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.14%) Mimecast
4 5 (2.96%) SaaS
5 2 (1.18%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 139 (82.25%) Firewall
2 68 (40.24%) WAN
3 53 (31.36%) DNS
4 51 (30.18%) SAN
5 47 (27.81%) VLAN
6 45 (26.63%) VPN
7 44 (26.04%) DHCP
8 43 (25.44%) LAN
9 33 (19.53%) VoIP
10 31 (18.34%) TCP/IP
11 21 (12.43%) Wireless
12 17 (10.06%) ADSL
13 14 (8.28%) PBX
14 13 (7.69%) IPsec
15 11 (6.51%) OSPF
16 10 (5.92%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (5.33%) FTP
17 9 (5.33%) Network Security
18 8 (4.73%) SSL
19 7 (4.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (47.34%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (3.55%) Banking
1 6 (3.55%) Investment Banking
1 6 (3.55%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.37%) Publishing
3 3 (1.78%) Electronics
3 3 (1.78%) Finance
3 3 (1.78%) Marketing
3 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (26.63%) Support Engineer
2 38 (22.49%) IT Engineer
3 31 (18.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (17.16%) Systems Engineer
5 28 (16.57%) IT Support
6 26 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 24 (14.20%) Senior IT Engineer
8 23 (13.61%) Analyst
8 23 (13.61%) Support Analyst
9 20 (11.83%) 1st Line Support
9 20 (11.83%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (11.24%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 18 (10.65%) IT Support Engineer
12 17 (10.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (9.47%) Network Engineer
14 14 (8.28%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
14 14 (8.28%) 1st Line Support Engineer
14 14 (8.28%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (8.28%) Service Analyst
14 14 (8.28%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) 802.1X
1 5 (2.96%) Web Services
2 1 (0.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) HTML
2 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.79%) EqualLogic
2 20 (11.83%) EPoS
3 14 (8.28%) Data Protection Act
3 14 (8.28%) Driving Licence
4 11 (6.51%) HP StoreVirtual
5 10 (5.92%) Blackberry
6 9 (5.33%) iPhone
7 7 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.14%) Clustering
7 7 (4.14%) Replication
8 6 (3.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 144 (85.21%) Windows
2 83 (49.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (46.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 74 (43.79%) Windows 7
5 72 (42.60%) Windows Server
6 54 (31.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (26.63%) Windows 8
8 30 (17.75%) Windows 10
9 29 (17.16%) Linux
10 16 (9.47%) Unix
10 16 (9.47%) Windows Vista
11 13 (7.69%) Windows XP
12 9 (5.33%) Android
13 6 (3.55%) Mac OS
14 5 (2.96%) Debian
14 5 (2.96%) Ubuntu
14 5 (2.96%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (2.37%) Windows 2000
15 4 (2.37%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.30%) ITIL
2 31 (18.34%) Project Management
3 25 (14.79%) Time Management
4 22 (13.02%) Business Continuity
4 22 (13.02%) ERP
5 20 (11.83%) Database Tuning
6 18 (10.65%) Data Protection
7 17 (10.06%) Matrix Management
8 16 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (8.28%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (7.10%) PRINCE2
11 6 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.55%) CRM
11 6 (3.55%) Mentoring
12 5 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (2.96%) Network Design
12 5 (2.96%) Presales
12 5 (2.96%) Resource Management
13 3 (1.78%) Migration
13 3 (1.78%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (33.14%) SQL
2 5 (2.96%) Bash Shell
2 5 (2.96%) C
3 2 (1.18%) Java
3 2 (1.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (20.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (17.75%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (16.57%) MCSA
4 23 (13.61%) Network+ Certification
5 22 (13.02%) CCNA
6 19 (11.24%) A+ Certification
7 10 (5.92%) MCP
8 9 (5.33%) CCNP
9 7 (4.14%) MCSE
10 6 (3.55%) Degree
11 5 (2.96%) Server+ Certification
12 4 (2.37%) HP AIS
12 4 (2.37%) HP ASE
12 4 (2.37%) MCITP
13 3 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (1.18%) MCTS
15 1 (0.59%) CCA
15 1 (0.59%) CCIE
15 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
15 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (17.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (14.20%) SLA
3 6 (3.55%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 103 (60.95%) Active Directory
2 98 (57.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (31.95%) Hyper-V
4 26 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (7.69%) vSphere
6 7 (4.14%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (4.14%) ISA Server
7 5 (2.96%) VMFS
8 3 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.78%) vCloud
8 3 (1.78%) XenApp
8 3 (1.78%) XenServer
9 2 (1.18%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.18%) Xen
10 1 (0.59%) NFS
10 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 31 (18.34%) SCOM
2 25 (14.79%) Foglight
3 15 (8.88%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.55%) SCCM
4 6 (3.55%) SnapMirror
4 6 (3.55%) SnapVault
5 5 (2.96%) Nagios
5 5 (2.96%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.96%) vMotion
6 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (2.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (2.37%) WSUS
7 2 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.18%) Simpana
7 2 (1.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 129 (76.33%) Microsoft
2 111 (65.68%) VMware
3 94 (55.62%) Cisco
4 89 (52.66%) HP
5 60 (35.50%) Dell
6 48 (28.40%) Kaspersky
7 39 (23.08%) NetApp
8 38 (22.49%) Veeam
9 25 (14.79%) EMC
9 25 (14.79%) Fortinet
9 25 (14.79%) Kaseya
10 24 (14.20%) Siemens
11 17 (10.06%) SonicWALL
11 17 (10.06%) Sophos
12 14 (8.28%) Meraki
12 14 (8.28%) Symantec
13 11 (6.51%) Juniper
14 10 (5.92%) Citrix
15 6 (3.55%) Fidessa
15 6 (3.55%) IBM
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