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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 203 - 173
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% - 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £32,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
2465 1708 1801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.48% 47.39% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 1358 1454
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014. 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 - 2 £37,500 -
Ossett - 2 - -
Wakefield - 2 £26,500 -
WatchGuard
Yorkshire

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) SonicWALL
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) HP
3 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (73.68%) NetApp
5 13 (68.42%) Wireless
6 12 (63.16%) Hyper-V
6 12 (63.16%) Sophos
6 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) Internet
7 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
7 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 5 (26.32%) Firewall
8 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
8 4 (21.05%) Dell
8 4 (21.05%) Citrix
8 4 (21.05%) ADSL
8 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
8 4 (21.05%) MPLS
9 2 (10.53%) Business Development
10 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
10 1 (5.26%) Replication
10 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
10 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (5.26%) ProCurve
10 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (5.26%) Celerra
10 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Wireless
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Internet
3 4 (21.05%) MPLS
3 4 (21.05%) ADSL
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Consultant
2 11 (57.89%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Managed Services Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
1 1 (5.26%) Celerra
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.53%) Business Development
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (63.16%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) SonicWALL
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) HP
4 14 (73.68%) NetApp
5 12 (63.16%) Sophos
6 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 4 (21.05%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Avaya
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (5.26%) ProCurve