Period
to 23 October 2017

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 6 months to 23 October 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
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 350 355
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 +15
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 8 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.062% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 16
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% +7.25% +27.78%
10th Percentile £21,500 £29,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £43,375 £43,125
England median annual salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.92% -7.14% -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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5997 5316 5738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.55% 43.79% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4638 4246 4539
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing WatchGuard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 23 October 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 6 months to 23 October 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
Manchester -22 6 £41,500 +12.16%
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -
WatchGuard
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) ICMP
4 3 (37.50%) Avaya
4 3 (37.50%) IPv4
4 3 (37.50%) IPv6
4 3 (37.50%) CCIE
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) CCDP
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) Nortel
4 3 (37.50%) B2B
4 3 (37.50%) SMTP
4 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
4 3 (37.50%) RIP
4 3 (37.50%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) Network Design

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) ICMP
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) IPsec
3 3 (37.50%) IPv4
3 3 (37.50%) IPv6
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) RIP
3 3 (37.50%) SMTP
3 3 (37.50%) SNMP
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Account Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Business Development Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Business Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Development Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Head of IP Transport
1 3 (37.50%) IT Development Manager
1 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (37.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) B2B
1 3 (37.50%) Business Development
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) ISMS
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCDP
2 3 (37.50%) CCIE
2 3 (37.50%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Avaya
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) NETGEAR
3 3 (37.50%) Nortel
3 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto
3 3 (37.50%) Xerox
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Mitel
4 1 (12.50%) Sage