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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SonicWALL
Rank 90 108 92
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% 0.081% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +8.66%
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
504 627 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.55% 50.98% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 459 483 473
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £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 24 April 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (76.92%) Firewall
4 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
5 8 (61.54%) Juniper
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) CCNA
5 8 (61.54%) Websense
5 8 (61.54%) Blue Coat
5 8 (61.54%) F5
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (38.46%) McAfee
7 5 (38.46%) SLA
7 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) LAN
7 5 (38.46%) WAN
7 5 (38.46%) Lumension
7 5 (38.46%) Aruba
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
8 4 (30.77%) XenApp
8 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
8 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
8 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 4 (30.77%) MCSE
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 4 (30.77%) MS Office
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (7.69%) Multicast
6 1 (7.69%) ADSL
6 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.69%) RIP
6 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.69%) PBX
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Escalation Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support
4 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security
1 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) MCSE
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) CCSA
4 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 3 (23.08%) JNCIA
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) JNCIS
5 2 (15.38%) CCSE
6 1 (7.69%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
1 4 (30.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
3 8 (61.54%) Websense
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Blue Coat
3 8 (61.54%) Juniper
3 8 (61.54%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) Lumension
4 5 (38.46%) McAfee
4 5 (38.46%) Aruba
5 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) Clearswift
6 3 (23.08%) Trend Micro
7 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
7 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.69%) Avaya
7 1 (7.69%) HP