The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WatchGuard
England / East of England
Rank 247 274 249
Rank change year-on-year +27 -25  
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 3 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.049% 0.014% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.029% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
Median salary £41,250 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 - £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 - £34,400
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 East of England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2516 3504 3428
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 41.25% 47.67% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1866 2744 2667
Median salary £44,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.13% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for WatchGuard in the East of England

WatchGuard
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
WatchGuard
England

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East of England region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (62.50%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (62.50%) Office 365
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (62.50%) Operations Management
4 5 (62.50%) Retail
4 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
4 5 (62.50%) VMware ESX
4 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) Mac OS X
4 5 (62.50%) Nagios
4 5 (62.50%) Sophos
4 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) SNMP

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) SNMP
4 5 (62.50%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
6 1 (12.50%) IPsec
6 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Business Manager
1 5 (62.50%) IT Manager
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Support Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Check Point Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) EDI
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Mac OS X
2 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (62.50%) Operations Management
2 1 (12.50%) Multichannel Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) VMware ESX
2 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
1 5 (62.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Sophos
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam