The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SonicWALL products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SonicWALL over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SonicWALL
Rank 199 198 180
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 11 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.64% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 10
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -1.40%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2692 2824 2466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.03% 50.72% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2233 2354 2074
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SonicWALL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SonicWALL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SonicWALL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SonicWALL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SonicWALL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Birmingham +2 6 £30,000 -9.09% 2
Shropshire - 4 £35,000 -
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (91.30%) Cisco
1 21 (91.30%) HP
2 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 19 (82.61%) Firewall
3 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (65.22%) Windows
5 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
5 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
6 12 (52.17%) NetApp
6 12 (52.17%) WatchGuard
7 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
7 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (39.13%) SAN
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (30.43%) XenServer
9 6 (26.09%) Citrix
10 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
10 5 (21.74%) ProCurve
10 5 (21.74%) IPsec
10 5 (21.74%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (17.39%) MCITP
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Server
11 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) SAN
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) IPsec
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Network Engineer
1 9 (39.13%) Support Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (30.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Sales Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Specialist
4 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) IT Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) IT Sales Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Support
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (17.39%) MCITP
2 4 (17.39%) CCNP
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
4 7 (30.43%) XenServer
5 5 (21.74%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (17.39%) VMware Server
6 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
6 4 (17.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
1 21 (91.30%) HP
2 19 (82.61%) VMware
3 12 (52.17%) NetApp
3 12 (52.17%) WatchGuard
4 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Citrix
6 5 (21.74%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.35%) Draytek
7 1 (4.35%) Kaseya
7 1 (4.35%) NETGEAR
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