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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 812 877 879
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +2
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 67 85 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.080% 0.087%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 75 95
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £39,600
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £28,275 £28,250
% change year-on-year
+16.71% +0.08%

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
39402 48001 54523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.95% 45.39% 48.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31623 39059 44319
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +51 65 £35,000 - 13
London +44 19 £50,000 +33.33% 4
South West +25 12 £25,000 +6.38%
South East +62 10 £30,000 +15.38% 5
Cornwall -5 8 £25,000 +6.38%
North West -19 8 £37,000 +15.62% 2
Redruth - 8 £25,000 -
Manchester -17 7 £37,250 +14.61% 2
East Midlands +2 6 £28,500 -26.92% 1
Chesterfield - 6 £28,500 -
Derbyshire - 6 £28,500 -
East of England +15 5 £33,000 +32.00% 1
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Essex - 5 £33,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £30,000 - 2
Croydon +5 3 £47,500 +22.58%
Chippenham - 3 £41,000 -
Witney - 3 £30,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £41,000 -
Scotland +28 2 £30,250 -32.77%
Surrey +23 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
West Yorkshire +22 2 £36,250 -
Yorkshire +16 2 £36,250 +29.46%
Kent +13 2 £25,000 -
Staffordshire -7 2 £32,500 +23.80%
West Midlands -23 2 £32,500 +18.61%
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £32,500 -
Livingston - 2 £30,250 -
Westerham - 2 £25,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £30,250 -

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 125 (84.46%) Firewall
2 105 (70.95%) Windows
3 102 (68.92%) VMware
4 96 (64.86%) Cisco
5 90 (60.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 76 (51.35%) Windows Server
7 69 (46.62%) Active Directory
7 69 (46.62%) MS Exchange
8 63 (42.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 62 (41.89%) Microsoft
10 59 (39.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 57 (38.51%) HP
12 56 (37.84%) WAN
13 52 (35.14%) Hyper-V
14 50 (33.78%) VPN
15 49 (33.11%) TCP/IP
16 46 (31.08%) Linux
17 45 (30.41%) Exchange Server 2010
18 43 (29.05%) SQL Server
18 43 (29.05%) Cisco Certification
19 42 (28.38%) VoIP
20 40 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
21 38 (25.68%) Windows Server 2003
21 38 (25.68%) LAN
22 37 (25.00%) DNS
22 37 (25.00%) CCNA
23 36 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
24 34 (22.97%) Cisco ASA
24 34 (22.97%) MPLS
25 33 (22.30%) Juniper

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 69 (46.62%) MS Exchange
2 45 (30.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 30 (20.27%) IIS
5 18 (12.16%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.73%) Apache
7 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.35%) Site Server
9 2 (1.35%) WordPress
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (20.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.95%) Office 365
2 11 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.76%) IaaS
3 10 (6.76%) PaaS
4 6 (4.05%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.35%) SaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 125 (84.46%) Firewall
2 56 (37.84%) WAN
3 50 (33.78%) VPN
4 49 (33.11%) TCP/IP
5 42 (28.38%) VoIP
6 38 (25.68%) LAN
7 37 (25.00%) DNS
8 34 (22.97%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (22.97%) MPLS
9 27 (18.24%) Ethernet
9 27 (18.24%) SAN
9 27 (18.24%) VLAN
10 26 (17.57%) Wireless
11 25 (16.89%) DHCP
12 24 (16.22%) Remote Desktop
13 23 (15.54%) SSL
14 21 (14.19%) BGP
15 20 (13.51%) OSPF
16 19 (12.84%) ADSL
17 17 (11.49%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (29.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.49%) MySQL
3 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (5.41%) Finance
1 8 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.05%) Retail
3 5 (3.38%) Games
4 3 (2.03%) Marketing
5 2 (1.35%) Law
5 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (20.95%) Support Engineer
2 21 (14.19%) Consultant
2 21 (14.19%) IT Support
3 20 (13.51%) Network Engineer
4 18 (12.16%) Technical Consultant
5 15 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (10.14%) IT Consultant
6 14 (9.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 13 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) Security Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (6.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 10 (6.76%) Administrator
10 10 (6.76%) Business Manager
10 10 (6.76%) VMware Engineer
11 9 (6.08%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 9 (6.08%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.76%) Web Services
2 5 (3.38%) EDI
3 3 (2.03%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.03%) HTML
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.68%) ADSI
4 1 (0.68%) XML
4 1 (0.68%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.54%) Clustering
2 21 (14.19%) Replication
3 17 (11.49%) Data Centre
4 15 (10.14%) Driving Licence
5 12 (8.11%) PKI
6 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.38%) Cyber Attack
7 5 (3.38%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.70%) CMDB
9 3 (2.03%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.35%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.68%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.68%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 105 (70.95%) Windows
2 76 (51.35%) Windows Server
3 63 (42.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (39.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (31.08%) Linux
6 38 (25.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (21.62%) Windows 8
8 24 (16.22%) Windows 7
9 21 (14.19%) Ubuntu
10 17 (11.49%) Unix
11 14 (9.46%) Windows 10
12 12 (8.11%) Mac OS X
13 11 (7.43%) Debian
14 9 (6.08%) Windows Vista
15 3 (2.03%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.68%) AIX
16 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.68%) VMS
16 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.89%) Server Building
2 23 (15.54%) High Availability
2 23 (15.54%) Migration
3 21 (14.19%) Project Management
4 19 (12.84%) Load Balancing
5 18 (12.16%) Problem Management
6 16 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (10.14%) PRINCE2
8 13 (8.78%) Service Delivery
9 12 (8.11%) Integration Testing
10 11 (7.43%) ITIL
11 10 (6.76%) Infrastructure Management
11 10 (6.76%) Operations Management
12 9 (6.08%) Network Design
13 7 (4.73%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (4.73%) Presales
14 6 (4.05%) Business Development
14 6 (4.05%) Mobile Device Management
15 5 (3.38%) Information Security
15 5 (3.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.57%) PowerShell
2 22 (14.86%) SQL
3 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.68%) C
4 1 (0.68%) Lua
4 1 (0.68%) PHP
4 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (29.05%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (25.00%) CCNA
4 27 (18.24%) MCSE
5 24 (16.22%) MCITP
6 22 (14.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (13.51%) MCSA
8 19 (12.84%) MCP
9 18 (12.16%) CCNP
10 17 (11.49%) CCIE
10 17 (11.49%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (10.14%) Security Cleared
12 12 (8.11%) CISSP
12 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
13 11 (7.43%) CISM
14 8 (5.41%) A+ Certification
14 8 (5.41%) Network+ Certification
15 6 (4.05%) CCDA
15 6 (4.05%) CISA
16 5 (3.38%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) COBIT
System Software
1 90 (60.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (46.62%) Active Directory
3 52 (35.14%) Hyper-V
4 24 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (13.51%) Terminal Services
6 17 (11.49%) VMware ESX
7 8 (5.41%) XenServer
8 6 (4.05%) vSphere
9 5 (3.38%) Terminal Server
9 5 (3.38%) Xen
10 4 (2.70%) Firmware
11 1 (0.68%) Kamailio
11 1 (0.68%) NFS
11 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (18.92%) Backup Exec
2 16 (10.81%) Nagios
3 6 (4.05%) SCCM
4 5 (3.38%) Ansible
4 5 (3.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (3.38%) Icinga
4 5 (3.38%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (3.38%) Nessus
5 4 (2.70%) HAProxy
5 4 (2.70%) SCOM
6 3 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.35%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.35%) WSUS
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.68%) SnapMirror
8 1 (0.68%) SnapVault
8 1 (0.68%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.68%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 102 (68.92%) VMware
2 96 (64.86%) Cisco
3 62 (41.89%) Microsoft
4 57 (38.51%) HP
5 33 (22.30%) Juniper
6 31 (20.95%) SonicWALL
7 28 (18.92%) CheckPoint
8 25 (16.89%) ProCurve
9 24 (16.22%) Veeam
10 22 (14.86%) Dell
10 22 (14.86%) Draytek
11 20 (13.51%) Citrix
11 20 (13.51%) Symantec
12 17 (11.49%) Veritas
12 17 (11.49%) ZyXEL
13 16 (10.81%) Sophos
14 13 (8.78%) Kaspersky
15 12 (8.11%) NetApp
16 10 (6.76%) Meraki
17 9 (6.08%) Intel Security
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