The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 245 223
Rank change year-on-year +17 -22  
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.016% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.035% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £32,500 - £28,550
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 West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2210 2819 2749
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 42.93% 45.16% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 2057 2270
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WatchGuard
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for WatchGuard in the West Midlands

WatchGuard
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WatchGuard within the West Midlands 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
Coventry - 1 £32,500 -
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 West Midlands region with a requirement for WatchGuard.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Proofpoint
3 1 (33.33%) Acronis
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Site Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) arcserve

WatchGuard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Acronis
3 1 (33.33%) arcserve
3 1 (33.33%) Cyberoam
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Proofpoint
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Webroot
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago