The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatchGuard
Rank 34 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.90% 3.19% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 4.23% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
WatchGuard
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Vendors Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
88 71 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 39.46% 75.53% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83 61 58
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Wakefield region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Wakefield

WatchGuard
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Prism Medical UK
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Company Pension
Posted: 19 days ago