The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatchGuard
Rank 207 205 202
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 3 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.070% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.51% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 14
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -8.00%
WatchGuard
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1785 2137 2245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.63% 44.36% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1648 1804
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

WatchGuard
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 3 £27,500 -
Wakefield -9 2 £27,500 -26.66%
Bradford - 2 £27,500 -
WatchGuard
Yorkshire

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 7 (70.00%) Sophos
4 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (50.00%) SonicWALL
5 5 (50.00%) Presales
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) Wireless
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (20.00%) VLAN
8 2 (20.00%) Citrix
8 2 (20.00%) DHCP
8 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (20.00%) DNS
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (20.00%) Meraki
8 2 (20.00%) Draytek
8 2 (20.00%) Veeam
8 2 (20.00%) Xen
9 1 (10.00%) vSphere
9 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
9 1 (10.00%) Network Security

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Social Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Xen
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 7 (70.00%) Sophos
5 5 (50.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Draytek
6 2 (20.00%) Meraki
6 2 (20.00%) Veeam
7 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint