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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SonicWALL
Rank 208 192 201
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.16% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.32% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Average salary £27,250 £33,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.04% +44.56%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -6.66%
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
2550 2463 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.62% 50.76% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 2025 2032
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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
Shropshire - 4 £29,500 -
Birmingham -10 3 £26,000 -16.12% 1
SonicWALL
England

SonicWALL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (96.55%) Windows
1 28 (96.55%) Firewall
2 25 (86.21%) VMware
3 20 (68.97%) Cisco
4 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
5 18 (62.07%) HP
6 17 (58.62%) Citrix
6 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
9 13 (44.83%) SAN
9 13 (44.83%) NetApp
9 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
10 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
10 12 (41.38%) CCNA
11 11 (37.93%) SQL
11 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (37.93%) VLAN
12 10 (34.48%) MCSE
12 10 (34.48%) DNS
12 10 (34.48%) vSphere
13 9 (31.03%) SLA
13 9 (31.03%) Dell
13 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
13 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
14 8 (27.59%) VPN

SonicWALL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
4 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) Firewall
2 13 (44.83%) SAN
3 11 (37.93%) VLAN
4 10 (34.48%) DNS
5 8 (27.59%) VPN
6 7 (24.14%) IPv4
6 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
7 6 (20.69%) LAN
7 6 (20.69%) WAN
7 6 (20.69%) DHCP
8 4 (13.79%) DDNS
8 4 (13.79%) IPsec
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (10.34%) IPv6
10 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
10 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (3.45%) Network Security
11 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
11 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Support Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (17.24%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) IT Support
5 4 (13.79%) Installations Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Network Support
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Technician
8 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Technician
8 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.24%) EqualLogic
2 4 (13.79%) Fat Client
2 4 (13.79%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (17.24%) VMS
6 4 (13.79%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.34%) Network Design
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (41.38%) CCNA
3 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (34.48%) MCSE
5 6 (20.69%) Degree
6 5 (17.24%) MCITP
6 5 (17.24%) CCA
6 5 (17.24%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (6.90%) MCSA
7 2 (6.90%) CCNP
7 2 (6.90%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (6.90%) MCTS
8 1 (3.45%) MCP
8 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (44.83%) Hyper-V
3 10 (34.48%) vSphere
4 6 (20.69%) XenApp
5 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
5 5 (17.24%) vCloud
6 4 (13.79%) Terminal Services
7 3 (10.34%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (6.90%) XenServer
9 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
9 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) Cisco
3 18 (62.07%) HP
4 17 (58.62%) Citrix
5 13 (44.83%) NetApp
6 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
7 9 (31.03%) Dell
7 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
8 8 (27.59%) Kaseya
9 6 (20.69%) WatchGuard
9 6 (20.69%) Symantec
10 4 (13.79%) Brocade
11 2 (6.90%) Kaspersky
11 2 (6.90%) AVG
11 2 (6.90%) Sophos
12 1 (3.45%) EMC
12 1 (3.45%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
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