The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 264 319
Rank change year-on-year +57 +55  
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 25 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.070% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.16% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 2
Median salary £38,500 - £57,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 - £47,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £66,600
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% -2.98%  

WatchGuard is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2190 3042 5062
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 42.72% 42.61% 48.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 2678 4306
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing WatchGuard as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for WatchGuard in the City of London

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for WatchGuard in the City of London

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WatchGuard in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WatchGuard in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 29 (96.67%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (93.33%) SonicWALL
4 27 (90.00%) Fortinet
4 27 (90.00%) Wireless
4 27 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (90.00%) Juniper
4 27 (90.00%) CheckPoint
4 27 (90.00%) Aruba
4 27 (90.00%) F5
4 27 (90.00%) FortiGate
4 27 (90.00%) Palo Alto
4 27 (90.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 27 (90.00%) Extreme Networks
5 22 (73.33%) Network Security
6 16 (53.33%) Spanning Tree
7 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
9 11 (36.67%) JNCIA
9 11 (36.67%) JNCIS
9 11 (36.67%) CCNP
9 11 (36.67%) CCNA
10 9 (30.00%) Linux
10 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
10 9 (30.00%) Ubuntu
11 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (13.33%) RHCE
12 4 (13.33%) Linux+ Certification
12 4 (13.33%) RHCA

WatchGuard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 29 (96.67%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (90.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 27 (90.00%) Wireless
4 22 (73.33%) Network Security
5 16 (53.33%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (6.67%) DHCP
6 2 (6.67%) DNS
6 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.67%) MPLS
6 2 (6.67%) WAN
7 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.33%) NAS
7 1 (3.33%) SAN
7 1 (3.33%) SSL
7 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 14 (46.67%) Network Engineer
3 13 (43.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 13 (43.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Firewall Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Support
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
1 9 (30.00%) Ubuntu
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.00%) CentOS
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (36.67%) CCNA
2 11 (36.67%) CCNP
2 11 (36.67%) JNCIA
2 11 (36.67%) JNCIS
3 4 (13.33%) Linux+ Certification
3 4 (13.33%) LPIC
3 4 (13.33%) RHCA
3 4 (13.33%) RHCE
3 4 (13.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (90.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.67%) WSUS
3 1 (3.33%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 28 (93.33%) SonicWALL
3 27 (90.00%) Aruba
3 27 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 27 (90.00%) Extreme Networks
3 27 (90.00%) F5
3 27 (90.00%) Fortinet
3 27 (90.00%) Juniper
3 27 (90.00%) Palo Alto
4 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Avaya
6 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.67%) Veeam
7 1 (3.33%) Acronis
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft