The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SonicWALL products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SonicWALL over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SonicWALL
Rank 250 254 237
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.059% 0.041% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.092% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +70.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £37,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £23,700
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.63% -21.42%
SonicWALL
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2923 3257 3056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.46% 44.38% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2339 2520 2588
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SonicWALL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SonicWALL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SonicWALL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SonicWALL Salary Trend in the North West

SonicWALL
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

SonicWALL Salary Histogram in the North West

SonicWALL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SonicWALL within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester +2 2 £31,250 -
Cumbria - 2 £23,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £30,000 -
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
5 6 (50.00%) Office 365
6 5 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (41.67%) Juniper
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) DHCP
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) VPN
7 4 (33.33%) McAfee
7 4 (33.33%) Back Office
7 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Wireless
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (25.00%) Internet
8 3 (25.00%) SLA
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
7 1 (8.33%) SMTP
7 1 (8.33%) FTP
7 1 (8.33%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Executive
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Sales Executive
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (16.67%) Change Management
1 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) Telemarketing
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) CCENT
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) Juniper
5 4 (33.33%) McAfee
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (16.67%) Draytek
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 1 (8.33%) Veeam
7 1 (8.33%) Meru Networks
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp