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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 209 190 175
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -15
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.021% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% 0.24% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £27,500 £21,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -49.41%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £35,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -9.67%
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
2281 2086 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.46% 48.74% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1627 1512
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,300
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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Business Development
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Managed Services Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development Executive
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Development
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (40.00%) Sophos