Period
to 5 June 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SonicWALL products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SonicWALL over the 6 months to 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

SonicWALL
UK
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 769 944 1039
Rank change year-on-year +175 +95 -191
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 98 161 167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.097%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 99 146 172
Median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% -1.32% -
10th Percentile £27,400 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,000 £61,875 £53,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.67% +15.38% -13.33%

SonicWALL is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 35,800 60,521 75,583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.37% 42.35% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 27,253 46,265 58,992
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +2.13%
10th Percentile £29,590 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

SonicWALL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SonicWALL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SonicWALL in the UK

SonicWALL
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SonicWALL.

Salary trend for SonicWALL in the UK

SonicWALL
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SonicWALL over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for SonicWALL in the UK

SonicWALL
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SonicWALL within the UK over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +162 90 £35,000 -6.67% 8
UK excluding London +143 63 £36,500 -2.67% 8
London +145 30 £34,000 -6.21%
East of England +85 25 £42,500 -6.59% 3
South West +91 16 £42,500 -5.56%
Midlands +85 11 £32,500 -23.53%
West Midlands +79 7 £35,000 -15.66%
South East +96 5 £35,000 +2.94% 5
East Midlands +60 4 £32,500 -43.48%
North of England +93 3 £29,000 -10.77%
North West +70 3 £29,000 +1.75%
Work from Home +49 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Wales - 3 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, IT jobs citing SonicWALL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for SonicWALL.

1 71 (72.45%) Windows
2 69 (70.41%) Office 365
3 68 (69.39%) Firewall
4 64 (65.31%) Cisco
5 61 (62.24%) Microsoft
6 60 (61.22%) Active Directory
7 56 (57.14%) DHCP
8 54 (55.10%) VMware
9 52 (53.06%) Windows Server
10 50 (51.02%) Azure
11 47 (47.96%) DNS
12 40 (40.82%) VLAN
13 38 (38.78%) Hyper-V
14 37 (37.76%) LAN
15 35 (35.71%) MS Exchange
15 35 (35.71%) Windows Server 2016
16 33 (33.67%) WAN
16 33 (33.67%) HP
16 33 (33.67%) Windows Server 2012
17 31 (31.63%) VMware Infrastructure
18 29 (29.59%) Linux
19 27 (27.55%) VPN
19 27 (27.55%) vSphere
20 23 (23.47%) Exchange Server 2010
20 23 (23.47%) Exchange Server 2013
20 23 (23.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 22 (22.45%) Self-Motivation
21 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
22 21 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
22 21 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery

SonicWALL
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 23 (23.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 23 (23.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (16.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.04%) IIS
5 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 69 (70.41%) Office 365
2 50 (51.02%) Azure
3 15 (15.31%) AWS
4 13 (13.27%) OneDrive
5 8 (8.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (5.10%) Mimecast
7 3 (3.06%) GitHub
8 2 (2.04%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.02%) SaaS
9 1 (1.02%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 68 (69.39%) Firewall
2 56 (57.14%) DHCP
3 47 (47.96%) DNS
4 40 (40.82%) VLAN
5 37 (37.76%) LAN
6 33 (33.67%) WAN
7 27 (27.55%) VPN
8 21 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (20.41%) TCP/IP
10 18 (18.37%) Wireless
11 17 (17.35%) SAN
12 10 (10.20%) MPLS
13 7 (7.14%) SSL
14 5 (5.10%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (5.10%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (5.10%) VoIP
15 3 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (3.06%) IP Telephony
15 3 (3.06%) NAS
16 2 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2017
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.04%) Power BI
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) JIRA
2 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.06%) GitLab
General
1 14 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 21 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 18 (18.37%) Field Engineer
3 18 (18.37%) Support Engineer
4 16 (16.33%) Network Engineer
5 14 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (12.24%) Administrator
6 12 (12.24%) IT Manager
7 11 (11.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Escalation Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) IT Support
7 11 (11.22%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Service Manager
7 11 (11.22%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (10.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) IT Services Manager
8 10 (10.20%) IT Technical Manager
8 10 (10.20%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.22%) Web Services
2 1 (1.02%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.02%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.45%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.12%) EMC VNX
4 4 (4.08%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (4.08%) iSeries
5 3 (3.06%) EPoS
5 3 (3.06%) iPad
6 2 (2.04%) Clustering
7 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.02%) NHS
7 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.02%) Replication
7 1 (1.02%) User Experience
7 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 71 (72.45%) Windows
2 52 (53.06%) Windows Server
3 35 (35.71%) Windows Server 2016
4 33 (33.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (29.59%) Linux
6 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2019
7 13 (13.27%) Windows 10
8 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (11.22%) Ubuntu
10 8 (8.16%) Windows 7
11 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (2.04%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.02%) SUSE
13 1 (1.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (20.41%) Server Management
4 11 (11.22%) Decision-Making
4 11 (11.22%) DevOps
5 10 (10.20%) Information Security
5 10 (10.20%) Load Balancing
5 10 (10.20%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (5.10%) ITIL
7 4 (4.08%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.06%) Document Management
8 3 (3.06%) ERP
8 3 (3.06%) Proactive Management
8 3 (3.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.04%) Data Privacy
9 2 (2.04%) Line Management
9 2 (2.04%) Network Design
9 2 (2.04%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) SQL
2 7 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.06%) VB
3 3 (3.06%) VBScript
4 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.02%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (14.29%) CCNA
2 14 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.16%) MCSA
4 7 (7.14%) Degree
5 3 (3.06%) MCSE
6 2 (2.04%) CCNP
6 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (10.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 60 (61.22%) Active Directory
2 38 (38.78%) Hyper-V
3 31 (31.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (27.55%) vSphere
5 4 (4.08%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.08%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.06%) XenApp
7 2 (2.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.02%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.02%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (1.02%) Docker
8 1 (1.02%) iptables
8 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Backup Exec
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (4.08%) SCCM
2 2 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (2.04%) WSUS
3 1 (1.02%) Icinga
3 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.02%) Munin
3 1 (1.02%) Terraform
3 1 (1.02%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 64 (65.31%) Cisco
2 61 (62.24%) Microsoft
3 54 (55.10%) VMware
4 33 (33.67%) HP
5 19 (19.39%) Meraki
6 18 (18.37%) Citrix
7 12 (12.24%) Juniper
7 12 (12.24%) Veeam
8 8 (8.16%) Dell
9 7 (7.14%) EMC
9 7 (7.14%) EqualLogic
9 7 (7.14%) Sophos
10 6 (6.12%) ConnectWise
10 6 (6.12%) Draytek
11 5 (5.10%) WatchGuard
12 4 (4.08%) Apple
12 4 (4.08%) Aruba
12 4 (4.08%) Dell Compellent
12 4 (4.08%) Fortinet
12 4 (4.08%) Sun