The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 267 226 216
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -10
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.040% 0.018% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.036% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Average salary £21,000 £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% -46.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
WatchGuard
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3570 2806 2668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.37% 49.95% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2704 2196 2139
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Yorkshire

WatchGuard
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
South Yorkshire - 3 £21,000 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 5 (41.67%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) Dell
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) MPLS
6 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
6 4 (33.33%) Internet
6 4 (33.33%) ADSL
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (25.00%) Symantec
7 3 (25.00%) Sophos
7 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (16.67%) Business Development

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) ADSL
2 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Managed Services Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Development
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (25.00%) Sophos