Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 521 565 626
Rank change year-on-year +44 +61 -28
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 34 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.066% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 28
South East median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £27,575 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,125 £57,500 £56,500
England median annual salary £39,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -1.43% -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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13993 16505 21324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.45% 47.03% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11088 13273 17403
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WatchGuard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for WatchGuard in the South East

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WatchGuard in the South East

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WatchGuard in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WatchGuard in the South East

WatchGuard
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Hampshire +27 18 £40,000 +40.35%
Surrey +13 11 £47,500 +8.57%
Thames Valley +22 2 £32,500 -35.00%
East Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
West Sussex 0 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Berkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
WatchGuard
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 34 (100.00%) Firewall
2 23 (67.65%) Windows
3 22 (64.71%) VMware
4 21 (61.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (58.82%) Cisco
5 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
6 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
7 18 (52.94%) IIS
8 17 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 17 (50.00%) VPN
8 17 (50.00%) Juniper
8 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (50.00%) Veeam
8 17 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (47.06%) MPLS
9 16 (47.06%) SSL
9 16 (47.06%) WAN
9 16 (47.06%) HP
9 16 (47.06%) Remote Desktop
10 15 (44.12%) Dell
10 15 (44.12%) MCSE
10 15 (44.12%) VoIP
10 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
10 15 (44.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (41.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (41.18%) MCITP

WatchGuard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (52.94%) IIS
2 17 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (50.00%) VPN
3 16 (47.06%) MPLS
3 16 (47.06%) Remote Desktop
3 16 (47.06%) SSL
3 16 (47.06%) WAN
4 15 (44.12%) VoIP
5 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (41.18%) Cisco PIX
5 14 (41.18%) DSL
5 14 (41.18%) Ethernet
6 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
7 10 (29.41%) Wireless
8 8 (23.53%) Network Security
9 4 (11.76%) DNS
10 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
11 2 (5.88%) DHCP
11 2 (5.88%) Internet
11 2 (5.88%) LAN
11 2 (5.88%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Consultant
2 14 (41.18%) IT Consultant
2 14 (41.18%) Technical Consultant
3 13 (38.24%) VMware Consultant
3 13 (38.24%) VMware Technical Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Security Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) IT Support
6 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Support
7 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Clustering
1 14 (41.18%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) High Availability
1 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
1 14 (41.18%) Load Balancing
1 14 (41.18%) Migration
1 14 (41.18%) Problem Management
1 14 (41.18%) Server Building
1 14 (41.18%) Service Delivery
2 13 (38.24%) Presales
3 8 (23.53%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Market Making
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) ERP
5 1 (2.94%) IT Strategy
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) PowerShell
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) MCSE
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (44.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (41.18%) CCIE
2 14 (41.18%) CCNA
2 14 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (41.18%) MCITP
2 14 (41.18%) MCP
2 14 (41.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (23.53%) CCSE
4 7 (20.59%) CISA
4 7 (20.59%) CISM
4 7 (20.59%) CISSP
5 6 (17.65%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (14.71%) CCSA
7 1 (2.94%) Degree
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.94%) MCDST
7 1 (2.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 14 (41.18%) Terminal Services
4 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) Backup Exec
1 14 (41.18%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) VMware
2 20 (58.82%) Cisco
3 17 (50.00%) Juniper
3 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (50.00%) Veeam
4 16 (47.06%) HP
5 15 (44.12%) Dell
6 14 (41.18%) Draytek
6 14 (41.18%) ProCurve
6 14 (41.18%) SonicWALL
6 14 (41.18%) Symantec
6 14 (41.18%) Veritas
6 14 (41.18%) ZyXEL
7 11 (32.35%) Kaspersky
8 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.88%) Mitel
10 1 (2.94%) Apple
10 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
10 1 (2.94%) Google
10 1 (2.94%) Infor