Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 2017 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
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 894 991 979
Rank change year-on-year +97 -12 +78
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 289 258 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 277 227 315
UK median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £25,300 £26,069 £25,500
90th Percentile £51,000 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -2.99% +11.67%

SonicWALL is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 78802 87888 100934
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.52% 44.47% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 61462 71484 81467
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

SonicWALL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SonicWALL in the UK

SonicWALL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SonicWALL.

Salary trend for SonicWALL in the UK

SonicWALL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SonicWALL over the 6 months to 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for SonicWALL in the UK

SonicWALL
Top 15 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 18 August 2017. 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 +94 276 £40,000 +14.29% 16
UK excluding London +41 163 £40,000 +23.08% 9
London +101 126 £42,500 -10.53% 7
South East +63 43 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Midlands +26 43 £42,500 +41.67% 5
East Midlands +51 25 £42,500 - 3
East of England +19 23 £50,000 +63.93%
South West +14 23 £36,500 -14.12% 1
North of England -13 18 £39,000 +11.43% 1
West Midlands -16 18 £40,000 +33.33% 2
North West -23 10 £41,250 +7.14%
Yorkshire +18 8 £26,000 -23.53% 1
Scotland +21 5 £32,143 -1.10%
Wales +17 4 £25,000 -26.47%
Northern Ireland - 4 £26,250 -

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT jobs citing SonicWALL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SonicWALL.

1 225 (77.85%) Firewall
2 222 (76.82%) Windows
3 212 (73.36%) Cisco
4 182 (62.98%) VMware
5 169 (58.48%) Microsoft
6 162 (56.06%) Windows Server
7 140 (48.44%) Active Directory
8 132 (45.67%) HP
9 126 (43.60%) MS Exchange
10 122 (42.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 122 (42.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 100 (34.60%) Hyper-V
11 100 (34.60%) VPN
12 94 (32.53%) Cisco Certification
13 91 (31.49%) Windows Server 2012
14 90 (31.14%) Office 365
15 88 (30.45%) SAN
16 87 (30.10%) Dell
17 82 (28.37%) Exchange Server 2010
18 80 (27.68%) WAN
19 76 (26.30%) DNS
20 75 (25.95%) CCNA
21 74 (25.61%) Juniper
22 72 (24.91%) Microsoft Certification
23 71 (24.57%) VoIP
24 68 (23.53%) DHCP
24 68 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
25 62 (21.45%) Citrix
25 62 (21.45%) LAN
26 61 (21.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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
1 126 (43.60%) MS Exchange
2 82 (28.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (19.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 41 (14.19%) IIS
5 40 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 33 (11.42%) SharePoint
7 11 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (3.11%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.38%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.35%) Apache
10 1 (0.35%) DNN
10 1 (0.35%) nginx
10 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (13.15%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.08%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.69%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.35%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 90 (31.14%) Office 365
2 53 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (9.69%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.81%) Mimecast
5 8 (2.77%) OneDrive
5 8 (2.77%) OpenDNS
5 8 (2.77%) SaaS
6 3 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.69%) G Suite
8 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.35%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 225 (77.85%) Firewall
2 100 (34.60%) VPN
3 88 (30.45%) SAN
4 80 (27.68%) WAN
5 76 (26.30%) DNS
6 71 (24.57%) VoIP
7 68 (23.53%) DHCP
8 62 (21.45%) LAN
9 57 (19.72%) Cisco ASA
10 53 (18.34%) Wireless
11 48 (16.61%) MPLS
12 46 (15.92%) Network Security
13 43 (14.88%) VLAN
14 36 (12.46%) TCP/IP
15 33 (11.42%) iSCSI
16 28 (9.69%) BGP
17 25 (8.65%) OSPF
18 24 (8.30%) IPsec
19 23 (7.96%) Cisco Wireless
20 22 (7.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (9.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.04%) MySQL
5 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 24 (8.30%) Finance
2 13 (4.50%) Law
3 10 (3.46%) Advertising
4 6 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.73%) Retail
5 5 (1.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.35%) Automotive
7 1 (0.35%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) German Language
7 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.35%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 60 (20.76%) Network Engineer
2 55 (19.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 47 (16.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 47 (16.26%) Support Engineer
4 40 (13.84%) Consultant
5 35 (12.11%) Analyst
6 30 (10.38%) Windows Engineer
7 27 (9.34%) Technical Consultant
8 24 (8.30%) Security Engineer
9 22 (7.61%) Network Support
10 21 (7.27%) IT Consultant
11 20 (6.92%) Project Engineer
12 19 (6.57%) 3rd Line Support
12 19 (6.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 17 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
14 16 (5.54%) Senior Network Engineer
15 15 (5.19%) Architect
15 15 (5.19%) Server Engineer
16 14 (4.84%) IT Support
16 14 (4.84%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.38%) LAMP
2 2 (0.69%) Hibernate
2 2 (0.69%) Spring
2 2 (0.69%) WAP
2 2 (0.69%) Web Services
3 1 (0.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.73%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.65%) Replication
3 16 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.19%) Clustering
5 12 (4.15%) Public Cloud
6 9 (3.11%) HP StoreVirtual
6 9 (3.11%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.77%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.42%) PKI
9 6 (2.08%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (2.08%) User Experience
10 4 (1.38%) AS400
10 4 (1.38%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.38%) Fintech
10 4 (1.38%) iPhone
10 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.04%) CCTV
11 3 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.04%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 222 (76.82%) Windows
2 162 (56.06%) Windows Server
3 122 (42.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 91 (31.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 68 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (16.96%) Windows 7
7 39 (13.49%) Linux
8 27 (9.34%) Windows 10
9 20 (6.92%) CentOS
10 16 (5.54%) Windows 8
11 15 (5.19%) Ubuntu
12 13 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (3.46%) Debian
13 10 (3.46%) Windows Vista
14 8 (2.77%) VMS
14 8 (2.77%) Windows XP
15 7 (2.42%) Mac OS
16 6 (2.08%) Unix
17 5 (1.73%) Kali Linux
18 3 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.34%) ITIL
2 30 (10.38%) Presales
3 28 (9.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (9.00%) Migration
4 26 (9.00%) Problem Management
5 25 (8.65%) Service Delivery
6 23 (7.96%) Contingency Planning
7 20 (6.92%) Mentoring
7 20 (6.92%) Technical Architecture
8 19 (6.57%) Change Management
8 19 (6.57%) CRM
8 19 (6.57%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
10 16 (5.54%) High Availability
10 16 (5.54%) Load Balancing
11 15 (5.19%) IT Strategy
11 15 (5.19%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (4.84%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (4.84%) Mobile Device Management
12 14 (4.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (20.07%) SQL
2 55 (19.03%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.50%) Python
3 13 (4.50%) VBScript
4 10 (3.46%) Java
5 9 (3.11%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.73%) C-shell
6 5 (1.73%) Korn
6 5 (1.73%) Ruby
7 4 (1.38%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.04%) VB
9 2 (0.69%) C
9 2 (0.69%) C#
9 2 (0.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 94 (32.53%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (25.95%) CCNA
3 72 (24.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (21.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 58 (20.07%) CCNP
6 53 (18.34%) MCSE
7 38 (13.15%) Degree
8 37 (12.80%) MCITP
9 32 (11.07%) MCP
10 25 (8.65%) MCSA
11 23 (7.96%) Citrix Certification
12 21 (7.27%) CISSP
13 17 (5.88%) CCIE
14 15 (5.19%) SANS
15 14 (4.84%) MCTS
15 14 (4.84%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 13 (4.50%) CCAA
17 12 (4.15%) Linux+ Certification
18 11 (3.81%) Network+ Certification
18 11 (3.81%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.65%) PCI DSS
2 21 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (6.92%) SLA
4 6 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 140 (48.44%) Active Directory
2 122 (42.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (34.60%) Hyper-V
4 47 (16.26%) vSphere
5 35 (12.11%) Terminal Services
6 21 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (4.84%) XenApp
8 9 (3.11%) Forefront TMG
9 7 (2.42%) pfSense
9 7 (2.42%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.04%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.04%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.69%) Firmware
11 2 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (11.07%) Backup Exec
2 25 (8.65%) FortiGate
3 23 (7.96%) SCCM
4 22 (7.61%) SCOM
5 21 (7.27%) SCSM
6 14 (4.84%) vCenter Server
7 9 (3.11%) Nagios
8 8 (2.77%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (2.77%) WSUS
9 6 (2.08%) Cacti
10 5 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (1.04%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.04%) Puppet
13 2 (0.69%) Nessus
13 2 (0.69%) Stealthwatch
13 2 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 1 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
14 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
14 1 (0.35%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 212 (73.36%) Cisco
2 182 (62.98%) VMware
3 169 (58.48%) Microsoft
4 132 (45.67%) HP
5 87 (30.10%) Dell
6 74 (25.61%) Juniper
7 62 (21.45%) Citrix
8 60 (20.76%) WatchGuard
9 49 (16.96%) CheckPoint
10 38 (13.15%) Veeam
11 36 (12.46%) Fortinet
12 34 (11.76%) NetApp
13 33 (11.42%) Meraki
14 31 (10.73%) Aruba
15 26 (9.00%) Symantec
16 25 (8.65%) Draytek
16 25 (8.65%) Palo Alto
17 24 (8.30%) F5
17 24 (8.30%) ProCurve
18 22 (7.61%) Extreme Networks