The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Yorkshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 199 171 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 14 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 0
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -15.15%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2306 1910 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.44% 48.37% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1518 1400
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wakefield +18 10 £30,000 +33.33%
Halifax -10 4 £37,500 +66.66%
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
1 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) HP
2 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (76.92%) NetApp
4 18 (69.23%) SonicWALL
4 18 (69.23%) Cisco
5 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
6 10 (38.46%) Firewall
6 10 (38.46%) Wireless
7 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 8 (30.77%) Sophos
8 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (15.38%) Veeam
10 4 (15.38%) DNS
10 4 (15.38%) DHCP
10 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
11 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
11 3 (11.54%) Citrix
11 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (11.54%) A+ Certification
11 3 (11.54%) Draytek
11 3 (11.54%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (11.54%) VLAN
11 3 (11.54%) Xen
12 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
1 10 (38.46%) Wireless
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) VLAN
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) ADSL
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) MPLS
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (30.77%) Sales Consultant
3 8 (30.77%) IT Consultant
3 8 (30.77%) IT Sales Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Celerra
1 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
1 1 (3.85%) iPhone
1 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (3.85%) MOF
2 1 (3.85%) Project Management
2 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
2 1 (3.85%) Practice Management
2 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (11.54%) Xen
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
1 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) HP
3 20 (76.92%) NetApp
4 18 (69.23%) SonicWALL
4 18 (69.23%) Cisco
5 8 (30.77%) Sophos
6 4 (15.38%) Veeam
7 3 (11.54%) Citrix
7 3 (11.54%) Draytek
8 2 (7.69%) EMC
8 2 (7.69%) Avaya
8 2 (7.69%) Symantec
9 1 (3.85%) Dell
9 1 (3.85%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.85%) MobileIron