The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SonicWALL
Rank 214 208 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 17 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.43% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 15
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -14.28%
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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2815 2588 2806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.09% 48.18% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2302 2159 2336
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 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
Birmingham +4 14 £33,500 +3.07% 6
Coventry - 2 £33,500 -
Shropshire -7 1 £31,000 -11.42%
Staffordshire - 1 £31,500 - 1
Walsall - 1 £32,500 -
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
1 35 (100.00%) Firewall
2 34 (97.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (88.57%) MS Exchange
4 30 (85.71%) Hyper-V
5 29 (82.86%) SAN
6 26 (74.29%) Active Directory
6 26 (74.29%) VMware
6 26 (74.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 25 (71.43%) HP
8 24 (68.57%) Citrix
9 23 (65.71%) Cisco
10 22 (62.86%) NetApp
10 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (57.14%) IPv4
11 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (54.29%) VLAN
13 18 (51.43%) XenApp
13 18 (51.43%) Dell
14 17 (48.57%) vSphere
15 16 (45.71%) Forefront TMG
15 16 (45.71%) CheckPoint
15 16 (45.71%) IPsec
16 14 (40.00%) HP StoreVirtual
17 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2013
18 10 (28.57%) SLA
19 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
19 9 (25.71%) Windows 2000
19 9 (25.71%) Terminal Services

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 31 (88.57%) MS Exchange
2 26 (74.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 35 (100.00%) Firewall
2 29 (82.86%) SAN
3 20 (57.14%) IPv4
4 19 (54.29%) VLAN
5 16 (45.71%) IPsec
6 9 (25.71%) NetScaler
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (14.29%) VPN
9 4 (11.43%) DNS
9 4 (11.43%) IPv6
9 4 (11.43%) IP Telephony
9 4 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (11.43%) DDNS
10 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (8.57%) LAN
10 3 (8.57%) WAN
10 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
11 2 (5.71%) L2TP
11 2 (5.71%) Network Security
12 1 (2.86%) WLAN
General
1 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Consultant
2 7 (20.00%) Installations Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Technician
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Technician
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Support
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 7 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (97.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (25.71%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
2 5 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (5.71%) Line Management
3 2 (5.71%) Project Management
3 2 (5.71%) Change Management
3 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) CCNA
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.57%) MCP
3 3 (8.57%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) MCSA
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) VCP5
4 1 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 26 (74.29%) Active Directory
3 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (51.43%) XenApp
5 17 (48.57%) vSphere
6 16 (45.71%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (25.71%) Terminal Services
8 7 (20.00%) XenDesktop
9 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (11.43%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) VMware
2 25 (71.43%) HP
3 24 (68.57%) Citrix
4 23 (65.71%) Cisco
5 22 (62.86%) NetApp
6 18 (51.43%) Dell
7 16 (45.71%) CheckPoint
8 9 (25.71%) Symantec
8 9 (25.71%) Sophos
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
8 9 (25.71%) Kaspersky
8 9 (25.71%) AVG
9 4 (11.43%) Brocade
10 3 (8.57%) WatchGuard
11 2 (5.71%) EMC
12 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago