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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 248 - 214
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 8 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% - 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £26,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
3476 2570 2751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.38% 47.54% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2592 2013 2179
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,395 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram 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 22 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
West Yorkshire - 7 £32,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £23,000 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) SonicWALL
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (75.00%) HP
4 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (70.00%) NetApp
6 13 (65.00%) Wireless
7 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
7 12 (60.00%) Sophos
7 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 5 (25.00%) Internet
10 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
10 4 (20.00%) MPLS
10 4 (20.00%) Dell
10 4 (20.00%) Citrix
10 4 (20.00%) ADSL
10 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
11 2 (10.00%) Business Development
11 2 (10.00%) Symantec
12 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
12 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
12 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 1 (5.00%) LAN
12 1 (5.00%) WAN
12 1 (5.00%) DHCP

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Wireless
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (20.00%) MPLS
4 4 (20.00%) ADSL
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Consultant
2 11 (55.00%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Managed Services Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) Celerra
1 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) SonicWALL
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (75.00%) HP
5 14 (70.00%) NetApp
6 12 (60.00%) Sophos
7 4 (20.00%) Dell
7 4 (20.00%) Citrix
8 2 (10.00%) Symantec
9 1 (5.00%) Avaya
9 1 (5.00%) EMC
9 1 (5.00%) ProCurve