Period
to 14 June 2021

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 June 2021 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 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 763 790 952
Rank change year-on-year +27 +162 +100
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 169 89 161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 165 87 145
10th Percentile £27,350 £27,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -0.66%
75th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £47,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +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 39,209 33,917 59,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.96% 40.58% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26,651 26,240 46,247
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,500 £38,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

SonicWALL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SonicWALL in the UK

SonicWALL
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SonicWALL.

Salary trend for SonicWALL in the UK

SonicWALL
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SonicWALL over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Salary histogram for SonicWALL in the UK

SonicWALL
Top 16 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 June 2021. 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 +19 149 £42,500 +21.43% 19
London +28 86 £50,000 +47.06% 4
UK excluding London -25 77 £37,500 +7.14% 17
Work from Home -181 27 £50,000 +66.67% 4
South East +3 22 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Midlands -11 20 £35,250 +8.46% 3
Wales +12 13 £35,000 -6.67% 1
East Midlands -19 12 £25,000 -23.08% 2
North of England -40 12 £37,500 +29.31% 6
Yorkshire - 9 £37,500 - 4
West Midlands -31 8 £43,750 +25.00% 1
South West -61 6 £39,000 -8.24% 2
East of England -24 3 £37,500 -11.76%
North West -29 2 £37,500 +29.31% 2
North East - 1 £29,000 -
Scotland - 1 £28,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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.

1 153 (90.53%) Firewall
2 133 (78.70%) Windows
3 130 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 119 (70.41%) Microsoft 365
5 101 (59.76%) Azure
6 99 (58.58%) Active Directory
7 95 (56.21%) Windows Server
8 91 (53.85%) Hyper-V
9 84 (49.70%) VMware
10 75 (44.38%) Cisco
11 71 (42.01%) VMware Infrastructure
12 64 (37.87%) LAN
13 56 (33.14%) HP
14 52 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 49 (28.99%) VPN
16 48 (28.40%) SAN
17 47 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
18 46 (27.22%) WAN
19 42 (24.85%) PowerShell
20 40 (23.67%) Linux
20 40 (23.67%) Dell
21 37 (21.89%) Social Skills
22 36 (21.30%) Citrix
23 35 (20.71%) VoIP
24 33 (19.53%) DNS
24 33 (19.53%) Windows 10
25 30 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
25 30 (17.75%) IIS
26 29 (17.16%) Finance
26 29 (17.16%) Azure Active Directory

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 30 (17.75%) IIS
2 26 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 20 (11.83%) Apache
3 20 (11.83%) nginx
4 18 (10.65%) Tomcat
5 17 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (10.06%) SharePoint
6 13 (7.69%) ejabberd
7 9 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.37%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 119 (70.41%) Microsoft 365
2 101 (59.76%) Azure
3 29 (17.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 19 (11.24%) AWS
5 13 (7.69%) Azure Storage
6 9 (5.33%) Cloudflare
6 9 (5.33%) Mimecast
7 8 (4.73%) IaaS
8 6 (3.55%) SaaS
9 2 (1.18%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.59%) Route 53
10 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 153 (90.53%) Firewall
2 64 (37.87%) LAN
3 49 (28.99%) VPN
4 48 (28.40%) SAN
5 46 (27.22%) WAN
6 35 (20.71%) VoIP
7 33 (19.53%) DNS
8 28 (16.57%) Remote Desktop
9 27 (15.98%) VLAN
10 23 (13.61%) DHCP
10 23 (13.61%) SSL
11 22 (13.02%) Internet
12 19 (11.24%) BGP
13 18 (10.65%) Diameter Protocol
13 18 (10.65%) SNMP
14 16 (9.47%) TCP/IP
15 13 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
15 13 (7.69%) PBX
16 8 (4.73%) Network Security
16 8 (4.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.10%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (5.92%) JIRA
2 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.59%) GitLab
General
1 37 (21.89%) Social Skills
2 30 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (17.16%) Finance
4 18 (10.65%) Organisational Skills
5 13 (7.69%) Games
6 12 (7.10%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (4.73%) Back Office
8 7 (4.14%) Manufacturing
8 7 (4.14%) Retail
8 7 (4.14%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.37%) Law
9 4 (2.37%) Public Sector
10 3 (1.78%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.18%) Banking
11 2 (1.18%) Marketing
12 1 (0.59%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 38 (22.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (14.79%) IT Engineer
3 23 (13.61%) Administrator
4 21 (12.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (11.83%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (11.24%) Network Engineer
7 17 (10.06%) Azure Administrator
7 17 (10.06%) IT Support
8 16 (9.47%) Analyst
9 15 (8.88%) Support Analyst
9 15 (8.88%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (8.28%) Project Engineer
11 13 (7.69%) Hyper-V Administrator
11 13 (7.69%) Network Systems Engineer
11 13 (7.69%) Storage Administrator
11 13 (7.69%) Storage Systems Administrator
12 12 (7.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 12 (7.10%) Support Engineer
13 11 (6.51%) IT Manager
14 10 (5.92%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.69%) XMPP
2 5 (2.96%) Web Services
3 3 (1.78%) POSIX
4 1 (0.59%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.83%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.55%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (1.78%) Clustering
3 3 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.59%) iPad
4 1 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 133 (78.70%) Windows
2 95 (56.21%) Windows Server
3 47 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (23.67%) Linux
5 33 (19.53%) Windows 10
6 26 (15.38%) Windows Server 2016
7 20 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (10.65%) Debian
9 16 (9.47%) Windows Server 2019
10 14 (8.28%) Mac OS
11 12 (7.10%) Windows 7
12 8 (4.73%) CentOS
12 8 (4.73%) Ubuntu
13 7 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (2.96%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 27 (15.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (12.43%) High Availability
4 18 (10.65%) Architectural Design
4 18 (10.65%) Cost Reduction
4 18 (10.65%) Load Balancing
4 18 (10.65%) Open Source
4 18 (10.65%) Patch Management
5 16 (9.47%) Migration
6 14 (8.28%) Computer Science
6 14 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (8.28%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 13 (7.69%) ITSM
7 13 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (7.10%) Presales
9 11 (6.51%) CRM
9 11 (6.51%) ITIL
10 10 (5.92%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (5.33%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (24.85%) PowerShell
2 20 (11.83%) Bash Shell
3 15 (8.88%) C
4 14 (8.28%) Perl
4 14 (8.28%) PHP
5 13 (7.69%) VB
6 9 (5.33%) SQL
7 3 (1.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (11.83%) Degree
2 14 (8.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.73%) CCNP
5 4 (2.37%) CCNA
5 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.18%) MCSA
6 2 (1.18%) MCSE
7 1 (0.59%) CEH
7 1 (0.59%) CISSP
7 1 (0.59%) GCIA
7 1 (0.59%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (7.69%) SLA
3 8 (4.73%) GDPR
4 4 (2.37%) PMO
5 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.59%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.59%) QA
6 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 99 (58.58%) Active Directory
2 91 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 71 (42.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (16.57%) vSphere
5 18 (10.65%) iptables
5 18 (10.65%) KVM
5 18 (10.65%) QEMU
5 18 (10.65%) XenApp
6 16 (9.47%) XenDesktop
7 13 (7.69%) Kamailio
7 13 (7.69%) Postfix
8 10 (5.92%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (3.55%) StorNext
9 6 (3.55%) Xsan
10 4 (2.37%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.59%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 18 (10.65%) Galera Cluster
1 18 (10.65%) HAProxy
1 18 (10.65%) ZABBIX
2 15 (8.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (8.28%) Ansible
3 14 (8.28%) Puppet
4 7 (4.14%) Jamf Pro
5 4 (2.37%) SmoothWall
6 3 (1.78%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (1.78%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.18%) NetVault Backup
7 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.18%) WSUS
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.59%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 130 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 84 (49.70%) VMware
3 75 (44.38%) Cisco
4 56 (33.14%) HP
5 40 (23.67%) Dell
6 36 (21.30%) Citrix
7 26 (15.38%) Juniper
8 24 (14.20%) Aruba
9 20 (11.83%) Mitel
9 20 (11.83%) Palo Alto
10 18 (10.65%) GENBAND
10 18 (10.65%) Percona
11 16 (9.47%) NetApp
12 15 (8.88%) Apple
12 15 (8.88%) Meraki
13 14 (8.28%) Sophos
13 14 (8.28%) Veeam
14 13 (7.69%) Nortel
15 12 (7.10%) Fortinet
16 10 (5.92%) Draytek