Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 965 1020 945
Rank change year-on-year +55 -75 +41
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 175 186 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.23% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 157 163 267
UK median annual salary £35,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.26% +4.00% +15.38%

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 67,907 79,899 81,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.63% 44.48% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 52,281 61,860 65,693
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 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 +66 162 £35,000 -17.65% 26
UK excluding London +83 120 £35,000 -10.26% 19
London +15 46 £35,000 -22.22% 8
Midlands +61 34 £40,000 +8.84% 3
South East +30 30 £34,000 -12.82% 4
West Midlands +63 27 £40,000 +11.11% 3
North of England +44 27 £32,500 +62.50% 3
East of England +30 18 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Yorkshire +19 18 £34,750 - 1
North West +29 9 £21,000 +5.00% 2
East Midlands +31 7 £30,000 -25.00%
South West +12 7 £34,000 -6.85% 2
Wales +13 4 £26,500 +11.58% 1

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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.

1 145 (82.86%) Windows
1 145 (82.86%) Firewall
2 121 (69.14%) Active Directory
3 116 (66.29%) Windows Server
4 99 (56.57%) Microsoft
5 96 (54.86%) VMware
6 87 (49.71%) Office 365
7 81 (46.29%) Cisco
8 76 (43.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 73 (41.71%) Hyper-V
10 69 (39.43%) MS Exchange
11 65 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 57 (32.57%) HP
13 54 (30.86%) Windows 7
14 52 (29.71%) WAN
15 51 (29.14%) Windows 10
16 50 (28.57%) VPN
17 47 (26.86%) Linux
18 44 (25.14%) LAN
18 44 (25.14%) Citrix
18 44 (25.14%) Cisco Certification
19 41 (23.43%) DNS
19 41 (23.43%) Microsoft Office
20 38 (21.71%) Microsoft Certification
21 36 (20.57%) Wireless
21 36 (20.57%) SAN
22 35 (20.00%) CCNA
22 35 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
23 34 (19.43%) Windows Server 2008
24 33 (18.86%) SQL

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 69 (39.43%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (15.43%) SharePoint
4 21 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (9.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (4.00%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.29%) IIS
10 3 (1.71%) Confluence
11 2 (1.14%) Apache
11 2 (1.14%) nginx
Applications
1 41 (23.43%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 87 (49.71%) Office 365
2 35 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (10.29%) Mimecast
4 16 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.86%) OpenDNS
6 4 (2.29%) Dropbox
6 4 (2.29%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.14%) G Suite
7 2 (1.14%) IaaS
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.57%) Route 53
8 1 (0.57%) SaaS
8 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 145 (82.86%) Firewall
2 52 (29.71%) WAN
3 50 (28.57%) VPN
4 44 (25.14%) LAN
5 41 (23.43%) DNS
6 36 (20.57%) SAN
6 36 (20.57%) Wireless
7 27 (15.43%) VLAN
8 20 (11.43%) IPsec
9 19 (10.86%) Remote Desktop
9 19 (10.86%) TCP/IP
10 18 (10.29%) BGP
11 17 (9.71%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (8.00%) DHCP
12 14 (8.00%) Internet
12 14 (8.00%) Network Security
13 11 (6.29%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (5.71%) MPLS
14 10 (5.71%) VoIP
15 9 (5.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.14%) phpMyAdmin
2 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.57%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.57%) MySQL
3 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.71%) JIRA
2 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.14%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.14%) Subversion
2 2 (1.14%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (0.57%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (6.86%) Finance
2 7 (4.00%) Back Office
3 6 (3.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.71%) Marketing
5 3 (1.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (19.43%) IT Support
2 29 (16.57%) Support Engineer
3 24 (13.71%) Analyst
4 22 (12.57%) IT Engineer
4 22 (12.57%) Network Engineer
5 21 (12.00%) Consultant
6 20 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
6 20 (11.43%) IT Analyst
7 19 (10.86%) Administrator
8 17 (9.71%) Exchange Support
8 17 (9.71%) IT Support Analyst
8 17 (9.71%) Support Analyst
9 16 (9.14%) Technical Consultant
10 15 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
10 15 (8.57%) Server Support
11 14 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (8.00%) Server Analyst
11 14 (8.00%) Server Support Analyst
11 14 (8.00%) Windows Server Analyst
11 14 (8.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.14%) Gearman
2 1 (0.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.71%) HP StoreVirtual
2 14 (8.00%) Digital Media
2 14 (8.00%) Fintech
3 12 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.86%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.14%) Driving Licence
5 8 (4.57%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.57%) Fat Client
5 8 (4.57%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (4.57%) Thin Client
6 7 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.86%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.29%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (2.29%) EMC VNX
8 4 (2.29%) iSeries
9 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.71%) Life Science
9 3 (1.71%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.14%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 145 (82.86%) Windows
2 116 (66.29%) Windows Server
3 65 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (30.86%) Windows 7
5 51 (29.14%) Windows 10
6 47 (26.86%) Linux
7 34 (19.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (14.86%) Windows 8
9 23 (13.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.00%) FreeBSD
11 3 (1.71%) Unix
12 2 (1.14%) CentOS
12 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.14%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.57%) Android
13 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.00%) Project Management
2 26 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (9.71%) ITIL
5 16 (9.14%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (8.57%) Asset Management
6 15 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 14 (8.00%) Investment Management
7 14 (8.00%) Wealth Management
8 13 (7.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (6.86%) Customer Requirements
9 12 (6.86%) Presales
10 11 (6.29%) ERP
10 11 (6.29%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.71%) CRM
12 8 (4.57%) Change Control
12 8 (4.57%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (4.57%) Hardware Maintenance
12 8 (4.57%) Server Virtualisation
12 8 (4.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.86%) SQL
2 27 (15.43%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.71%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.43%) VB
4 6 (3.43%) VBScript
5 2 (1.14%) PHP
6 1 (0.57%) C
6 1 (0.57%) Go
6 1 (0.57%) Python
6 1 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (25.14%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (21.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (20.00%) CCNA
4 31 (17.71%) MCSE
5 16 (9.14%) CCNP
6 9 (5.14%) MCSA
7 8 (4.57%) CCIE
8 6 (3.43%) Degree
9 4 (2.29%) CISSP
10 3 (1.71%) CISA
10 3 (1.71%) CISM
10 3 (1.71%) MCP
10 3 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.14%) CCSP
11 2 (1.14%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.57%) CCDA
12 1 (0.57%) CCDP
12 1 (0.57%) CCEA
12 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.86%) SLA
2 5 (2.86%) PMBOK
2 5 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 121 (69.14%) Active Directory
2 76 (43.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (41.71%) Hyper-V
4 31 (17.71%) Terminal Services
5 27 (15.43%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (10.86%) vSphere
7 17 (9.71%) Forefront TMG
8 14 (8.00%) XenApp
8 14 (8.00%) XenDesktop
9 8 (4.57%) pfSense
9 8 (4.57%) VMware NSX
10 6 (3.43%) KVM
10 6 (3.43%) Xen
11 5 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (2.29%) VMware Server
13 3 (1.71%) BitLocker
14 2 (1.14%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 8 (4.57%) SCCM
3 6 (3.43%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.43%) FortiGate
3 6 (3.43%) Icinga
3 6 (3.43%) Nagios
4 5 (2.86%) WSUS
5 4 (2.29%) SmoothWall
6 3 (1.71%) Ansible
6 3 (1.71%) Nessus
6 3 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.14%) QRadar
8 1 (0.57%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.57%) Nmap
8 1 (0.57%) SCOM
8 1 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 99 (56.57%) Microsoft
2 96 (54.86%) VMware
3 81 (46.29%) Cisco
4 57 (32.57%) HP
5 44 (25.14%) Citrix
6 29 (16.57%) Dell
7 24 (13.71%) CheckPoint
7 24 (13.71%) Veeam
8 22 (12.57%) NetApp
9 20 (11.43%) Draytek
10 18 (10.29%) Symantec
11 17 (9.71%) Dell Compellent
12 16 (9.14%) Avaya
12 16 (9.14%) ConnectWise
12 16 (9.14%) Meraki
13 14 (8.00%) Asigra
14 13 (7.43%) Juniper
15 12 (6.86%) Palo Alto
16 11 (6.29%) Apple
17 10 (5.71%) EMC