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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SonicWALL
Rank 204 195 189
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 22 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.55% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 19
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £35,000 £36,500
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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2712 2726 2746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.70% 50.74% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 2262 2359
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SonicWALL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SonicWALL Salary Histogram 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 31 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
Birmingham +14 20 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Staffordshire - 2 £31,500 -
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 45 (100.00%) Firewall
2 42 (93.33%) Windows
3 41 (91.11%) MS Exchange
4 38 (84.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (82.22%) Hyper-V
6 36 (80.00%) Active Directory
7 34 (75.56%) SAN
7 34 (75.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 30 (66.67%) VMware
9 29 (64.44%) HP
10 28 (62.22%) Cisco
10 28 (62.22%) Citrix
11 27 (60.00%) NetApp
12 26 (57.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (51.11%) XenApp
15 23 (51.11%) VLAN
16 22 (48.89%) CheckPoint
16 22 (48.89%) IPv4
17 21 (46.67%) Dell
17 21 (46.67%) IPsec
17 21 (46.67%) Forefront TMG
18 20 (44.44%) vSphere
18 20 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
19 19 (42.22%) HP StoreVirtual
20 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
21 14 (31.11%) Terminal Services
21 14 (31.11%) SLA
22 12 (26.67%) SQL

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 41 (91.11%) MS Exchange
2 34 (75.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 20 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 45 (100.00%) Firewall
2 34 (75.56%) SAN
3 23 (51.11%) VLAN
4 22 (48.89%) IPv4
5 21 (46.67%) IPsec
6 9 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 6 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (13.33%) VPN
8 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.67%) DNS
9 3 (6.67%) IPv6
9 3 (6.67%) DDNS
9 3 (6.67%) IP Telephony
9 3 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (4.44%) Network Security
10 2 (4.44%) L2TP
11 1 (2.22%) LAN
11 1 (2.22%) WLAN
11 1 (2.22%) WAN
11 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (4.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) Installations Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Technician
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) IT Support
6 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Technician
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) HP StoreVirtual
2 9 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 9 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Windows
2 38 (84.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (57.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (20.00%) Windows 2000
6 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (8.89%) Project Management
3 3 (6.67%) Network Design
4 2 (4.44%) Line Management
4 2 (4.44%) Change Management
4 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL
5 1 (2.22%) SIEM
5 1 (2.22%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) CCNA
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.11%) CCNP
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.67%) MCP
3 3 (6.67%) MCSE
3 3 (6.67%) MCSA
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.22%) MCITP
4 1 (2.22%) VCP5
4 1 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CCSA
4 1 (2.22%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (82.22%) Hyper-V
2 36 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (51.11%) XenApp
5 21 (46.67%) Forefront TMG
6 20 (44.44%) vSphere
7 14 (31.11%) Terminal Services
8 9 (20.00%) XenDesktop
9 8 (17.78%) VMware ESX
10 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (13.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) VMware
2 29 (64.44%) HP
3 28 (62.22%) Cisco
3 28 (62.22%) Citrix
4 27 (60.00%) NetApp
5 22 (48.89%) CheckPoint
6 21 (46.67%) Dell
7 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.67%) Kaspersky
9 11 (24.44%) Symantec
9 11 (24.44%) Sophos
10 9 (20.00%) AVG
11 3 (6.67%) Brocade
11 3 (6.67%) WatchGuard
12 2 (4.44%) ProCurve
12 2 (4.44%) Veeam
12 2 (4.44%) EMC
13 1 (2.22%) McAfee
13 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
13 1 (2.22%) Stonesoft
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