Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 890 988 961
Rank change year-on-year +98 -27 +27
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 181 178 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.25% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 169 167 211
UK median annual salary £34,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,225 £25,750
90th Percentile £52,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.11% -7.50% +21.21%

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 58,894 70,628 77,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.82% 42.91% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 44,764 54,745 59,849
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 +120 170 £34,000 -15.00% 58
UK excluding London +65 116 £34,000 -8.11% 56
London +98 53 £34,500 -16.36% 6
South East +53 42 £34,000 -10.53% 15
Midlands +36 31 £32,500 -18.75% 9
West Midlands +29 22 £32,500 -18.75% 8
North of England +15 18 £28,500 -17.39% 13
East of England +74 12 £50,000 +25.00% 7
South West +12 12 £35,000 +2.94% 8
Yorkshire +7 12 £27,000 -32.50% 9
East Midlands +25 9 £27,500 -8.33% 1
North West +30 6 £30,000 +42.86% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 £27,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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.

1 155 (85.64%) Windows
2 118 (65.19%) Firewall
3 110 (60.77%) Active Directory
4 105 (58.01%) Microsoft
5 100 (55.25%) Office 365
6 92 (50.83%) VMware
7 87 (48.07%) Cisco
8 86 (47.51%) Windows Server
9 74 (40.88%) MS Exchange
10 73 (40.33%) Azure
11 69 (38.12%) DNS
12 65 (35.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 62 (34.25%) HP
14 57 (31.49%) Exchange Server 2010
15 55 (30.39%) DHCP
16 54 (29.83%) Hyper-V
17 50 (27.62%) Dell
18 44 (24.31%) Windows Server 2012
19 43 (23.76%) Windows Server 2008
20 42 (23.20%) Microsoft Office
21 37 (20.44%) WAN
21 37 (20.44%) Exchange Server 2013
22 35 (19.34%) SLA
23 34 (18.78%) Windows 10
24 31 (17.13%) Windows Server 2003
24 31 (17.13%) CheckPoint
24 31 (17.13%) Citrix
24 31 (17.13%) LAN
24 31 (17.13%) EqualLogic
25 29 (16.02%) PowerShell

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 74 (40.88%) MS Exchange
2 57 (31.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (20.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (14.92%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.31%) IIS
7 4 (2.21%) MediaWiki
8 3 (1.66%) Confluence
8 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.10%) Apache
10 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.55%) Moodle
Applications
1 42 (23.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.55%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.55%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 100 (55.25%) Office 365
2 73 (40.33%) Azure
3 26 (14.36%) AWS
4 13 (7.18%) OneDrive
5 11 (6.08%) SaaS
6 7 (3.87%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.76%) GCP
8 4 (2.21%) GitHub
9 3 (1.66%) Dropbox
9 3 (1.66%) Mimecast
9 3 (1.66%) OpenDNS
10 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 118 (65.19%) Firewall
2 69 (38.12%) DNS
3 55 (30.39%) DHCP
4 37 (20.44%) WAN
5 31 (17.13%) LAN
6 29 (16.02%) VLAN
7 22 (12.15%) Network Security
8 21 (11.60%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (11.60%) Wireless
9 19 (10.50%) SAN
9 19 (10.50%) TCP/IP
10 18 (9.94%) VoIP
11 15 (8.29%) Internet
12 11 (6.08%) NAS
12 11 (6.08%) VPN
13 10 (5.52%) HTTP
13 10 (5.52%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (4.97%) IPsec
14 9 (4.97%) RTP
14 9 (4.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (6.08%) JIRA
2 4 (2.21%) GitLab
2 4 (2.21%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.55%) Hudson
General
1 11 (6.08%) Retail
2 7 (3.87%) Banking
2 7 (3.87%) Finance
3 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.66%) Law
4 3 (1.66%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (24.86%) Field Engineer
2 34 (18.78%) IT Engineer
2 34 (18.78%) Support Engineer
3 26 (14.36%) Server Engineer
4 24 (13.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 24 (13.26%) Field Service Engineer
5 22 (12.15%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 22 (12.15%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
5 22 (12.15%) Hardware Engineer
5 22 (12.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (9.39%) IT Support
7 16 (8.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (8.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (7.18%) IT Support Engineer
8 13 (7.18%) Network Engineer
9 12 (6.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 11 (6.08%) Security Engineer
11 10 (5.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.52%) Web Services
2 4 (2.21%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (1.66%) LDAP
4 1 (0.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.15%) EMC VMAX
1 22 (12.15%) EMC VNX
1 22 (12.15%) iSeries
2 14 (7.73%) Driving Licence
3 9 (4.97%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.97%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.87%) Replication
5 5 (2.76%) NHS
6 4 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.21%) User Experience
7 3 (1.66%) BYOD
7 3 (1.66%) Clustering
7 3 (1.66%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.66%) IBM XIV
7 3 (1.66%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.55%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.55%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 155 (85.64%) Windows
2 86 (47.51%) Windows Server
3 44 (24.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (23.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (18.78%) Windows 10
6 31 (17.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (15.47%) Windows 7
8 27 (14.92%) Linux
9 9 (4.97%) CentOS
9 9 (4.97%) Ubuntu
9 9 (4.97%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.21%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.66%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.55%) Android
13 1 (0.55%) SUSE
13 1 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.36%) ITIL
2 25 (13.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 23 (12.71%) Project Management
4 22 (12.15%) Customer Requirements
5 20 (11.05%) Information Security
6 15 (8.29%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (6.63%) Incident Management
9 11 (6.08%) Network Design
10 10 (5.52%) Decision-Making
10 10 (5.52%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.97%) Mentoring
11 9 (4.97%) Security Operations
12 7 (3.87%) Change Management
12 7 (3.87%) Migration
13 6 (3.31%) Active Listening
13 6 (3.31%) DevOps
13 6 (3.31%) Service Management
14 5 (2.76%) Fintech
14 5 (2.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.02%) PowerShell
2 14 (7.73%) SQL
3 3 (1.66%) C
4 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (13.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (9.94%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (8.29%) CCNA
4 9 (4.97%) MCSA
4 9 (4.97%) MCSE
5 6 (3.31%) CISSP
6 5 (2.76%) Degree
6 5 (2.76%) MCP
7 4 (2.21%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.66%) CCAA
8 3 (1.66%) MCTS
9 2 (1.10%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.10%) CCNP
9 2 (1.10%) CCSE
9 2 (1.10%) CCSP
9 2 (1.10%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.10%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.55%) CCA
10 1 (0.55%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.34%) SLA
2 24 (13.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (8.29%) PCI DSS
4 7 (3.87%) COBIT
5 6 (3.31%) NIST
6 4 (2.21%) GDPR
7 2 (1.10%) SEPA
8 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 110 (60.77%) Active Directory
2 65 (35.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (29.83%) Hyper-V
4 22 (12.15%) vSphere
5 17 (9.39%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (8.29%) XenApp
7 7 (3.87%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 7 (3.87%) VMware Server
8 5 (2.76%) VMware NSX
9 4 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.21%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.42%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.21%) CASB
2 4 (2.21%) Icinga
2 4 (2.21%) Jamf Pro
2 4 (2.21%) Munin
2 4 (2.21%) Nessus
2 4 (2.21%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.66%) Grafana
3 3 (1.66%) Graylog
3 3 (1.66%) SCCM
3 3 (1.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.66%) WSUS
4 2 (1.10%) Ansible
4 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.10%) Terraform
4 2 (1.10%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.55%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 105 (58.01%) Microsoft
2 92 (50.83%) VMware
3 87 (48.07%) Cisco
4 62 (34.25%) HP
5 50 (27.62%) Dell
6 31 (17.13%) CheckPoint
6 31 (17.13%) Citrix
6 31 (17.13%) EqualLogic
7 27 (14.92%) Dell Compellent
8 26 (14.36%) Veeam
9 25 (13.81%) Meraki
10 24 (13.26%) EMC
11 22 (12.15%) IBM
11 22 (12.15%) Sun
12 20 (11.05%) Juniper
13 11 (6.08%) Fortinet
13 11 (6.08%) Symantec
14 8 (4.42%) Avaya
14 8 (4.42%) WatchGuard
15 7 (3.87%) Qualys