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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SonicWALL
Rank 90 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £24,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
504 617 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.86% 53.19% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 470 510 457
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
4 4 (57.14%) Information Security
4 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (28.57%) Websense
6 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
6 2 (28.57%) Aruba
6 2 (28.57%) F5

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) ADSL
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) PBX
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (14.29%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Escalation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) CCSA
5 1 (14.29%) CCSE
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) McAfee
5 2 (28.57%) Websense
5 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 2 (28.57%) Aruba
5 2 (28.57%) F5
5 2 (28.57%) Lumension
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
6 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (14.29%) Trend Micro
6 1 (14.29%) Clearswift
6 1 (14.29%) Avaya
6 1 (14.29%) HP