Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 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 West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 317 347
Rank change year-on-year -13 +30 -13
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 9 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.088% 0.27% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.63% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 11
South West median annual salary £22,500 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% +37.93% +20.83%
10th Percentile £18,150 £23,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
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 West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4355 4786 5171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.39% 43.87% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3590 3963 4328
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,130 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for WatchGuard in the South West

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for WatchGuard in the South West

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for WatchGuard in the South West

WatchGuard
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the South West 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
Cornwall -5 6 £21,000 -14.29%
Wiltshire -9 2 £30,000 -31.03%
Bristol - 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 West region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (33.33%) PBX
5 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 3 (33.33%) MCP
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing

WatchGuard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) PBX
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) VSAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) IT Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) NETGEAR
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint