Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 993 879 976
Rank change year-on-year -114 +97 +22
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 164 296 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.095% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.38% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 142 291 284
UK median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,625 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +15.38% +4.84%

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 77,326 77,795 93,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.65% 43.74% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 60,534 62,629 76,521
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 £42,500 £41,500
% 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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SonicWALL in the UK

SonicWALL
Top 14 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 17 January 2018. 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 -120 152 £42,500 +13.33% 19
London +3 92 £45,000 +27.66% 8
UK excluding London -95 65 £36,000 -4.00% 12
North of England -19 16 £22,625 -35.36% 3
Yorkshire +19 14 - - 1
East of England +22 12 £50,000 +5.26% 2
South West +3 11 £35,000 -20.90%
South East -6 11 £42,000 +29.23% 3
Midlands -40 10 £36,000 -7.10% 3
East Midlands +15 5 £32,500 -23.53%
West Midlands -39 5 £36,000 -4.00% 3
Northern Ireland -19 3 £27,000 -10.00%
Wales +16 2 £23,750 -23.39%
North West -25 2 £22,625 -35.36% 2

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 131 (79.88%) Firewall
2 124 (75.61%) Microsoft
3 121 (73.78%) Cisco
3 121 (73.78%) Windows
4 92 (56.10%) VMware
5 79 (48.17%) Active Directory
6 77 (46.95%) MS Exchange
7 73 (44.51%) HP
8 70 (42.68%) Office 365
8 70 (42.68%) Windows Server
9 62 (37.80%) Cisco Certification
10 59 (35.98%) VMware Infrastructure
11 57 (34.76%) Dell
12 55 (33.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 54 (32.93%) CCNA
14 53 (32.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 51 (31.10%) Juniper
16 49 (29.88%) SAN
16 49 (29.88%) Exchange Server 2010
16 49 (29.88%) Hyper-V
17 48 (29.27%) VPN
18 47 (28.66%) DNS
19 46 (28.05%) Citrix
20 45 (27.44%) Wireless
21 43 (26.22%) WAN
22 42 (25.61%) Microsoft Azure
23 41 (25.00%) VoIP
23 41 (25.00%) ITIL
24 40 (24.39%) IIS
25 39 (23.78%) Microsoft Certification

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 77 (46.95%) MS Exchange
2 49 (29.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (24.39%) IIS
4 34 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 31 (18.90%) SharePoint
7 9 (5.49%) CMS
7 9 (5.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (4.27%) Skype for Business
9 4 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.83%) Apache
10 3 (1.83%) nginx
10 3 (1.83%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.61%) Moodle
11 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (20.12%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.22%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.61%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.83%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 70 (42.68%) Office 365
2 42 (25.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (12.80%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (6.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.22%) G Suite
5 2 (1.22%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 131 (79.88%) Firewall
2 49 (29.88%) SAN
3 48 (29.27%) VPN
4 47 (28.66%) DNS
5 45 (27.44%) Wireless
6 43 (26.22%) WAN
7 41 (25.00%) VoIP
8 37 (22.56%) DHCP
9 34 (20.73%) Cisco ASA
10 29 (17.68%) LAN
11 28 (17.07%) TCP/IP
12 25 (15.24%) NAS
13 24 (14.63%) VLAN
14 23 (14.02%) iSCSI
15 20 (12.20%) Network Security
16 18 (10.98%) Ethernet
17 15 (9.15%) Cisco Nexus
17 15 (9.15%) OSPF
18 14 (8.54%) EIGRP
18 14 (8.54%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.22%) MySQL
5 1 (0.61%) Power BI
General
1 27 (16.46%) Finance
2 8 (4.88%) Advertising
3 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (21.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 30 (18.29%) Support Engineer
3 28 (17.07%) Network Engineer
4 22 (13.41%) Analyst
5 19 (11.59%) 3rd Line Support
5 19 (11.59%) IT Support
5 19 (11.59%) Project Engineer
6 16 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) IT Analyst
8 13 (7.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (7.93%) Consultant
9 12 (7.32%) Administrator
9 12 (7.32%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 12 (7.32%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
9 12 (7.32%) Network Team Leader
9 12 (7.32%) Support Analyst
9 12 (7.32%) Team Leader
10 10 (6.10%) IT Administrator
10 10 (6.10%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.61%) .NET
2 1 (0.61%) COM
2 1 (0.61%) CSS
2 1 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.61%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.61%) HTML
2 1 (0.61%) ODBC
2 1 (0.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) Replication
2 12 (7.32%) Public Cloud
3 8 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.27%) Clustering
5 6 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (3.66%) PKI
6 4 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.44%) CCTV
6 4 (2.44%) EPoS
6 4 (2.44%) iPhone
7 3 (1.83%) Fintech
8 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.61%) iPad
8 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 121 (73.78%) Windows
2 70 (42.68%) Windows Server
3 55 (33.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (32.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (21.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (17.07%) Linux
7 27 (16.46%) Windows 7
8 15 (9.15%) Windows 8
9 12 (7.32%) Windows 10
10 9 (5.49%) Debian
10 9 (5.49%) Ubuntu
11 8 (4.88%) CentOS
11 8 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (3.66%) Kali Linux
13 5 (3.05%) Android
14 4 (2.44%) Unix
15 3 (1.83%) Windows Vista
16 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.00%) ITIL
2 26 (15.85%) CRM
3 23 (14.02%) Change Management
3 23 (14.02%) Presales
4 22 (13.41%) Migration
5 18 (10.98%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (10.98%) Load Balancing
6 16 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (8.54%) Problem Management
7 14 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (7.93%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.93%) Web Filtering
9 12 (7.32%) Contingency Planning
9 12 (7.32%) Workload Management
10 10 (6.10%) Project Management
11 9 (5.49%) Email Filtering
11 9 (5.49%) High Availability
11 9 (5.49%) Open Source
12 8 (4.88%) ITIL V3
13 7 (4.27%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.51%) PowerShell
2 31 (18.90%) SQL
3 8 (4.88%) VBScript
4 4 (2.44%) Python
5 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.83%) Java
5 3 (1.83%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.22%) C
6 2 (1.22%) C#
6 2 (1.22%) C++
6 2 (1.22%) VB
7 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.61%) PHP
7 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (37.80%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (32.93%) CCNA
3 39 (23.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (20.73%) CCNP
5 30 (18.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (13.41%) CCIE
7 21 (12.80%) MCSE
8 20 (12.20%) MCSA
9 18 (10.98%) MCP
10 13 (7.93%) Degree
11 11 (6.71%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (6.10%) MCITP
13 9 (5.49%) Linux+ Certification
14 8 (4.88%) CCAA
14 8 (4.88%) CISSP
15 7 (4.27%) MCTS
15 7 (4.27%) SANS
15 7 (4.27%) Security Cleared
15 7 (4.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (3.66%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 11 (6.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.88%) SLA
4 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 79 (48.17%) Active Directory
2 59 (35.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (29.88%) Hyper-V
4 22 (13.41%) Terminal Services
5 15 (9.15%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (4.88%) XenApp
6 8 (4.88%) XenServer
7 7 (4.27%) pfSense
7 7 (4.27%) vSphere
8 6 (3.66%) Snort
8 6 (3.66%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.61%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.61%) Docker
10 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (10.37%) Backup Exec
2 11 (6.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 10 (6.10%) FortiGate
4 7 (4.27%) vCenter Server
5 6 (3.66%) Nessus
5 6 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (3.66%) OpenVAS
5 6 (3.66%) OSSEC
6 3 (1.83%) Nagios
6 3 (1.83%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.83%) SCCM
6 3 (1.83%) SCOM
7 2 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.61%) Rsyslog
8 1 (0.61%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 124 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 121 (73.78%) Cisco
3 92 (56.10%) VMware
4 73 (44.51%) HP
5 57 (34.76%) Dell
6 51 (31.10%) Juniper
7 46 (28.05%) Citrix
8 29 (17.68%) Veeam
9 26 (15.85%) Symantec
10 22 (13.41%) Palo Alto
11 20 (12.20%) Meraki
12 19 (11.59%) WatchGuard
13 17 (10.37%) Brocade
14 16 (9.76%) Google
15 15 (9.15%) CheckPoint
16 14 (8.54%) Avaya
17 13 (7.93%) Forcepoint
17 13 (7.93%) NETGEAR
18 12 (7.32%) Aruba
18 12 (7.32%) Draytek