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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SonicWALL
Rank 203 191 198
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 11 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.57% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +4.47%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2630 2825 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.97% 50.85% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 2342 2084
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 £25,376 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 25 July 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 -6 6 £32,500 - 3
Shropshire - 4 £35,000 -
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 23 (95.83%) HP
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 19 (79.17%) Firewall
3 19 (79.17%) VMware
4 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (58.33%) WatchGuard
5 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 14 (58.33%) Windows
5 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
6 13 (54.17%) NetApp
7 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (37.50%) SAN
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (29.17%) XenServer
9 6 (25.00%) ProCurve
9 6 (25.00%) Citrix
10 5 (20.83%) CCNP
10 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) IPsec
10 5 (20.83%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
11 4 (16.67%) XenApp
11 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) SAN
3 5 (20.83%) IPsec
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (29.17%) Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Sales Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Network Specialist
5 4 (16.67%) IT Sales Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) IT Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.83%) CCNP
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 7 (29.17%) XenServer
5 5 (20.83%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 4 (16.67%) XenApp
6 4 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) HP
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 19 (79.17%) VMware
4 14 (58.33%) WatchGuard
5 13 (54.17%) NetApp
6 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) Citrix
7 6 (25.00%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.17%) NETGEAR
8 1 (4.17%) Draytek
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 2 days ago