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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank - 23 17
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 0 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 5.93% 8.59%
As % of the Vendors category - 11.11% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 11
Median salary - £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £23,250 £35,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-34.50% -25.26%
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
76 63 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 51.35% 53.39% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 54 61 87
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £39,000 £41,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 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 across the Wakefield region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
2 6 (75.00%) Sophos
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 4 (50.00%) Presales
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Draytek
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Xen
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam
4 2 (25.00%) Meraki
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
2 6 (75.00%) Sophos
3 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Draytek
4 2 (25.00%) Meraki
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam