The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 24 June 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
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 61 72
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.48% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £24,750 £37,000
% change year-on-year +21.21% -33.10%  

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 Lancashire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 178 209 264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 40.83% 46.34% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 144 167 221
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for WatchGuard in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam

WatchGuard
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware