Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 19 November 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 829 855
Rank change year-on-year +16 +26 +7
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 31 22 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.042% 0.029% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.069% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 68
London median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +1.91%
10th Percentile £21,475 £28,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £39,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.71% -2.86% -6.67%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32323 31729 39705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.30% 42.03% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24441 26834 33086
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WatchGuard in London

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WatchGuard in London

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WatchGuard in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WatchGuard in London

WatchGuard
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +16 11 £38,000 +31.03% 3
West London - 6 £42,500 -
South London +4 3 £52,500 +28.83%
East London - 1 £31,000 -
WatchGuard
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 23 (74.19%) Cisco
3 19 (61.29%) SonicWALL
4 17 (54.84%) Windows
5 15 (48.39%) Juniper
5 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
6 12 (38.71%) Wireless
6 12 (38.71%) VPN
6 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (38.71%) FortiGate
7 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
8 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
8 10 (32.26%) Network Security
8 10 (32.26%) VMware
8 10 (32.26%) F5
9 9 (29.03%) Aruba
9 9 (29.03%) Palo Alto
9 9 (29.03%) Extreme Networks
9 9 (29.03%) Cisco Wireless
9 9 (29.03%) Fortinet
9 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
9 9 (29.03%) Linux
10 8 (25.81%) IPsec
10 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
11 7 (22.58%) HTTP
11 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
11 7 (22.58%) CISSP
12 6 (19.35%) SSL
12 6 (19.35%) HP
12 6 (19.35%) Office 365

WatchGuard
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (38.71%) VPN
2 12 (38.71%) Wireless
3 10 (32.26%) Network Security
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco Wireless
5 8 (25.81%) IPsec
6 7 (22.58%) HTTP
6 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
7 6 (19.35%) SSL
8 5 (16.13%) HTTPS
9 4 (12.90%) DNS
9 4 (12.90%) SAN
9 4 (12.90%) VLAN
9 4 (12.90%) VoIP
9 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (9.68%) BGP
10 3 (9.68%) EIGRP
10 3 (9.68%) NetScreen
10 3 (9.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Office 365 Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Head of IT
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (16.13%) PKI
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Blog
3 1 (3.23%) CCTV
3 1 (3.23%) Equities
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
3 9 (29.03%) Linux
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.13%) CentOS
5 5 (16.13%) Debian
5 5 (16.13%) Kali Linux
5 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Cryptography
1 5 (16.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (16.13%) Security Operations
1 5 (16.13%) SIEM
1 5 (16.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.45%) Data Privacy
4 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.45%) Information Security
4 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
4 2 (6.45%) Market Making
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) Email Filtering
5 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.23%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
1 5 (16.13%) C-shell
1 5 (16.13%) Java
1 5 (16.13%) Korn
1 5 (16.13%) Python
1 5 (16.13%) Ruby
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) CISSP
2 5 (16.13%) CEH
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) CREST Certified
2 5 (16.13%) GIAC
2 5 (16.13%) Linux+ Certification
2 5 (16.13%) LPIC
2 5 (16.13%) RHCA
2 5 (16.13%) RHCE
2 5 (16.13%) RHCSA
2 5 (16.13%) SANS
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) CCSA
4 2 (6.45%) CCSE
4 2 (6.45%) CISA
4 2 (6.45%) CISM
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
2 5 (16.13%) pfSense
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) FortiGate
2 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
2 5 (16.13%) SCCM
3 3 (9.68%) SCOM
3 3 (9.68%) SCOrch
3 3 (9.68%) SCSM
3 3 (9.68%) vMotion
4 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) SonicWALL
3 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
3 15 (48.39%) Juniper
4 10 (32.26%) F5
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) VMware
5 9 (29.03%) Aruba
5 9 (29.03%) Extreme Networks
5 9 (29.03%) Fortinet
5 9 (29.03%) Palo Alto
6 6 (19.35%) HP
7 5 (16.13%) Acronis
7 5 (16.13%) Dell
7 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
7 5 (16.13%) Veeam
8 4 (12.90%) Aerohive Networks
9 3 (9.68%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (9.68%) Citrix
9 3 (9.68%) Draytek