The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SonicWALL products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SonicWALL over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SonicWALL, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SonicWALL
Rank 93 98 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 12 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.13% 0.63% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 1.53% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 0
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.16% -1.33%
SonicWALL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
521 459 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.06% 41.09% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 464 404 292
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,693 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

SonicWALL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SonicWALL across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SonicWALL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SonicWALL
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SonicWALL across the Kent region.

SonicWALL Salary Trend in Kent

SonicWALL
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SonicWALL across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SonicWALL Salary Histogram in Kent

SonicWALL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SonicWALL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 7 £25,000 -
SonicWALL
South East

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing SonicWALL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SonicWALL.

1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco
3 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 19 (70.37%) Firewall
4 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
6 15 (55.56%) Juniper
6 15 (55.56%) Blue Coat
6 15 (55.56%) Websense
6 15 (55.56%) F5
7 13 (48.15%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (48.15%) Linux
8 12 (44.44%) MS Office
8 12 (44.44%) Windows XP
8 12 (44.44%) McAfee
8 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
8 12 (44.44%) Aruba
8 12 (44.44%) Lumension
9 11 (40.74%) LAN
9 11 (40.74%) WAN
10 10 (37.04%) CCNA
10 10 (37.04%) Network Security
11 8 (29.63%) CCNP
12 7 (25.93%) CCSE
12 7 (25.93%) JNCIS
12 7 (25.93%) Change Management
12 7 (25.93%) SLA
12 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
12 7 (25.93%) CRM
12 7 (25.93%) Cisco PIX

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing SonicWALL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SonicWALL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (40.74%) LAN
3 11 (40.74%) WAN
4 10 (37.04%) Network Security
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (18.52%) Internet
7 4 (14.81%) OSPF
7 4 (14.81%) BGP
8 3 (11.11%) RIP
9 2 (7.41%) VPN
10 1 (3.70%) ADSL
10 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
10 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
10 1 (3.70%) PBX
10 1 (3.70%) VoIP
10 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
10 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Security Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Support
5 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Technician
7 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
8 2 (7.41%) Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Systems Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) CRM
1 7 (25.93%) Change Management
2 4 (14.81%) Information Security
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (37.04%) CCNA
3 8 (29.63%) CCNP
4 7 (25.93%) CCSE
4 7 (25.93%) JNCIS
5 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 5 (18.52%) CCSA
5 5 (18.52%) JNCIA
5 5 (18.52%) CCSP
6 4 (14.81%) MCSE
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
1 4 (14.81%) XenApp
2 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) CheckPoint
4 15 (55.56%) Juniper
4 15 (55.56%) Blue Coat
4 15 (55.56%) Websense
4 15 (55.56%) F5
5 12 (44.44%) Lumension
5 12 (44.44%) Aruba
5 12 (44.44%) McAfee
6 6 (22.22%) Citrix
7 5 (18.52%) Trend Micro
7 5 (18.52%) Clearswift
8 4 (14.81%) Dell
9 1 (3.70%) Avaya
9 1 (3.70%) HP
9 1 (3.70%) VMware
9 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds