The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 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
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 225 252
Rank change year-on-year -38 +27  
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.088% 0.053% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Median salary £23,000 £26,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.53% -25.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £31,250 £23,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +35.86% -37.83%  

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 North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3138 2425 2894
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 45.97% 43.07% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2501 1995 2327
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for WatchGuard in the North West

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WatchGuard in the North West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WatchGuard in the North West

WatchGuard
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Manchester -26 6 £23,000 -6.12%
WatchGuard
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Business Development
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) NETGEAR
3 4 (44.44%) HP ASE
3 4 (44.44%) HP MASE
3 4 (44.44%) AirMagnet
3 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (44.44%) NEC
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) CCDP
3 4 (44.44%) 802.11
3 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
3 4 (44.44%) Dell
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Avaya
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 4 (44.44%) WLAN
3 4 (44.44%) B2B
3 4 (44.44%) Aruba
3 4 (44.44%) iPad
3 4 (44.44%) BroadSoft
3 4 (44.44%) Ruckus Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) Coaching
3 4 (44.44%) 802.1X
3 4 (44.44%) Presales

WatchGuard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (44.44%) 802.11
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
1 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (44.44%) WLAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Business Development Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Business Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Development Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Account Manager
2 4 (44.44%) IT Development Manager
2 4 (44.44%) IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Data Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
1 4 (44.44%) iPad
2 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Development
2 4 (44.44%) B2B
2 4 (44.44%) Coaching
2 4 (44.44%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCDP
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) HP ASE
1 4 (44.44%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) AirMagnet
2 4 (44.44%) Aruba
2 4 (44.44%) Avaya
2 4 (44.44%) BroadSoft
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) MikroTik
2 4 (44.44%) Mitel
2 4 (44.44%) NEC
2 4 (44.44%) NETGEAR
2 4 (44.44%) Ruckus Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) Xerox
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam
3 1 (11.11%) VMware