Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 953 971 974
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3 +60
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 228 253 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 204 233 331
UK median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,125 £48,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +21.21% +1.54% +8.33%

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 77929 83156 100545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.39% 43.85% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 60243 67119 81790
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 23 October 2017.

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 23 October 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 +46 214 £42,000 +20.00% 13
UK excluding London -13 115 £40,000 +21.21% 9
London +39 107 £42,500 +21.43% 4
South East +46 32 £39,000 +32.20% 3
East of England +21 23 £50,000 +25.00%
North of England -12 20 £35,750 +2.14% 1
Midlands -29 17 £40,000 +15.94% 5
Yorkshire +19 15 £27,000 -18.18%
South West +18 15 £36,500 -16.09%
West Midlands -44 10 £37,500 +15.38% 2
East Midlands +32 7 £41,250 -2.94% 3
North West -5 5 £42,500 +16.44% 1
Northern Ireland - 5 £27,000 -
Wales +15 3 £27,000 +4.85%

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 179 (78.51%) Firewall
2 169 (74.12%) Windows
2 169 (74.12%) Cisco
3 161 (70.61%) Microsoft
4 148 (64.91%) VMware
5 115 (50.44%) MS Exchange
6 114 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 107 (46.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 106 (46.49%) Active Directory
9 98 (42.98%) Office 365
10 96 (42.11%) HP
11 90 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 84 (36.84%) VPN
13 82 (35.96%) Windows Server 2012
14 81 (35.53%) Hyper-V
15 79 (34.65%) Dell
16 73 (32.02%) WAN
16 73 (32.02%) Cisco Certification
16 73 (32.02%) SAN
17 68 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2010
18 65 (28.51%) Citrix
18 65 (28.51%) CCNA
19 63 (27.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 63 (27.63%) Microsoft Azure
20 62 (27.19%) VoIP
21 61 (26.75%) Microsoft Certification
22 58 (25.44%) Juniper
22 58 (25.44%) Windows Server 2003
22 58 (25.44%) DNS
22 58 (25.44%) Exchange Server 2013

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
1 115 (50.44%) MS Exchange
2 68 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (25.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 53 (23.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 41 (17.98%) IIS
6 38 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (3.07%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.32%) Apache
9 3 (1.32%) nginx
9 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 37 (16.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.32%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.44%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.88%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.44%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 98 (42.98%) Office 365
2 63 (27.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (13.60%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (4.82%) Mimecast
5 10 (4.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (3.51%) OneDrive
6 8 (3.51%) OpenDNS
7 3 (1.32%) G Suite
8 2 (0.88%) SaaS
9 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.44%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 179 (78.51%) Firewall
2 84 (36.84%) VPN
3 73 (32.02%) SAN
3 73 (32.02%) WAN
4 62 (27.19%) VoIP
5 58 (25.44%) DNS
6 49 (21.49%) DHCP
7 48 (21.05%) LAN
8 47 (20.61%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (18.86%) Wireless
10 40 (17.54%) VLAN
11 36 (15.79%) iSCSI
12 32 (14.04%) NAS
12 32 (14.04%) TCP/IP
13 29 (12.72%) Network Security
14 26 (11.40%) Ethernet
14 26 (11.40%) MPLS
15 20 (8.77%) EIGRP
15 20 (8.77%) Remote Desktop
16 19 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.88%) MySQL
6 1 (0.44%) Power BI
General
1 31 (13.60%) Finance
2 11 (4.82%) Advertising
3 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.75%) Law
5 2 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) German Language
6 1 (0.44%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.44%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 52 (22.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 33 (14.47%) Consultant
3 31 (13.60%) Support Engineer
4 29 (12.72%) Analyst
4 29 (12.72%) Network Engineer
5 27 (11.84%) Project Engineer
6 23 (10.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (9.65%) IT Support
8 20 (8.77%) Technical Consultant
9 17 (7.46%) IT Consultant
9 17 (7.46%) Windows Engineer
10 15 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (6.58%) IT Engineer
10 15 (6.58%) Support Analyst
11 13 (5.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 13 (5.70%) Office 365 Engineer
11 13 (5.70%) Security Engineer
11 13 (5.70%) Team Leader
11 13 (5.70%) VMware Consultant
11 13 (5.70%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.88%) 802.1X
1 2 (0.88%) Hibernate
1 2 (0.88%) Spring
1 2 (0.88%) Web Services
2 1 (0.44%) .NET
2 1 (0.44%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.44%) ODBC
2 1 (0.44%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.40%) Replication
2 16 (7.02%) Public Cloud
3 15 (6.58%) Clustering
4 12 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.82%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.63%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.63%) User Experience
7 5 (2.19%) Fintech
7 5 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.19%) PKI
8 4 (1.75%) CCTV
8 4 (1.75%) EPoS
8 4 (1.75%) HP StoreVirtual
8 4 (1.75%) iPhone
8 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.44%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 169 (74.12%) Windows
2 114 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 90 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (35.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (25.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (23.68%) Windows 7
7 31 (13.60%) Linux
8 28 (12.28%) Windows 10
9 21 (9.21%) Windows 8
10 8 (3.51%) CentOS
10 8 (3.51%) Debian
10 8 (3.51%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.51%) VMS
11 7 (3.07%) Mac OS
11 7 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.63%) Unix
13 5 (2.19%) Kali Linux
14 4 (1.75%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.75%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (18.86%) ITIL
2 36 (15.79%) Migration
2 36 (15.79%) Presales
3 29 (12.72%) Problem Management
4 28 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (11.84%) CRM
6 26 (11.40%) Service Delivery
7 25 (10.96%) Load Balancing
8 23 (10.09%) Mentoring
9 21 (9.21%) Project Management
10 20 (8.77%) Change Management
10 20 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (7.89%) High Availability
12 17 (7.46%) Kalman Filter
13 15 (6.58%) Contingency Planning
13 15 (6.58%) ITIL V3
14 14 (6.14%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (6.14%) Information Security
14 14 (6.14%) Integration Testing
14 14 (6.14%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 55 (24.12%) PowerShell
2 50 (21.93%) SQL
3 15 (6.58%) VBScript
4 11 (4.82%) Python
5 10 (4.39%) Bash Shell
6 9 (3.95%) Java
7 5 (2.19%) C-shell
7 5 (2.19%) Korn
7 5 (2.19%) Ruby
8 4 (1.75%) VB
9 3 (1.32%) C
9 3 (1.32%) C#
9 3 (1.32%) C++
10 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (32.02%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (28.51%) CCNA
3 63 (27.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 61 (26.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (17.54%) CCNP
6 37 (16.23%) MCSE
7 28 (12.28%) MCP
8 26 (11.40%) CCIE
8 26 (11.40%) MCSA
9 25 (10.96%) MCITP
10 22 (9.65%) Citrix Certification
11 21 (9.21%) Degree
12 19 (8.33%) CISSP
13 15 (6.58%) CCAA
13 15 (6.58%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (5.70%) MCTS
14 13 (5.70%) SANS
15 9 (3.95%) Network+ Certification
16 8 (3.51%) Linux+ Certification
16 8 (3.51%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.21%) PCI DSS
2 17 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.82%) SLA
4 6 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 107 (46.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (46.49%) Active Directory
3 81 (35.53%) Hyper-V
4 35 (15.35%) Terminal Services
5 22 (9.65%) vSphere
6 20 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (6.58%) XenApp
8 7 (3.07%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.63%) pfSense
10 5 (2.19%) XenServer
11 4 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (1.32%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.88%) Firmware
14 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (14.91%) Backup Exec
2 15 (6.58%) vCenter Server
3 13 (5.70%) FortiGate
4 12 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 8 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.63%) Nagios
6 6 (2.63%) SCCM
6 6 (2.63%) SCOM
7 3 (1.32%) Cacti
7 3 (1.32%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.32%) SCSM
7 3 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.88%) Stealthwatch
9 1 (0.44%) Ansible
9 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.44%) Puppet
9 1 (0.44%) Rsyslog
9 1 (0.44%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.44%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 169 (74.12%) Cisco
2 161 (70.61%) Microsoft
3 148 (64.91%) VMware
4 96 (42.11%) HP
5 79 (34.65%) Dell
6 65 (28.51%) Citrix
7 58 (25.44%) Juniper
8 39 (17.11%) Symantec
8 39 (17.11%) Veeam
9 37 (16.23%) WatchGuard
10 30 (13.16%) Meraki
11 23 (10.09%) CheckPoint
12 21 (9.21%) Google
13 19 (8.33%) Aruba
14 18 (7.89%) Draytek
15 17 (7.46%) ProCurve
15 17 (7.46%) Veritas
16 16 (7.02%) Brocade
17 15 (6.58%) Avaya
17 15 (6.58%) Fortinet