Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WatchGuard over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

WatchGuard
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 193 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +195
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.17% 0.026% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.055% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Birmingham median annual salary £27,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.50% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £37,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year -26.67% +38.89% -5.26%

WatchGuard is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,732 1,811 2,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 48.03% 46.72% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,198 1,372 1,487
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing WatchGuard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for WatchGuard in Birmingham

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for WatchGuard in Birmingham

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WatchGuard in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WatchGuard in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Sophos
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (83.33%) Driving Licence
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco

WatchGuard
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Sophos
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper