Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 978 941 999
Rank change year-on-year -37 +58 -25
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 178 251 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 167 231 222
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.94% -1.43%
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -11.25% +23.08% -

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 71,672 78,770 85,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.05% 44.58% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 55,495 60,964 69,291
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -25 169 £40,000 -0.62% 32
UK excluding London +5 121 £35,500 -11.25% 21
London -27 51 £42,500 - 11
South East +18 39 £38,000 -2.56% 4
Midlands +44 37 £40,000 -5.88% 2
West Midlands +48 24 £40,000 - 2
North of England +24 17 £34,500 -13.75% 5
East of England +5 16 £40,000 -20.00% 5
East Midlands +3 13 £30,000 -29.41%
Yorkshire +35 9 £35,000 +29.63% 3
South West +4 9 £34,000 -6.85% 5
North West +10 8 £21,000 -49.09% 1
Wales +8 3 £26,000 -3.70%

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 150 (84.27%) Windows
2 132 (74.16%) Firewall
3 114 (64.04%) Windows Server
4 111 (62.36%) Active Directory
5 98 (55.06%) VMware
5 98 (55.06%) Office 365
6 90 (50.56%) Hyper-V
7 84 (47.19%) Microsoft
8 83 (46.63%) Cisco
9 73 (41.01%) VMware Infrastructure
10 71 (39.89%) HP
11 69 (38.76%) MS Exchange
12 59 (33.15%) Linux
12 59 (33.15%) Microsoft Azure
13 56 (31.46%) SAN
14 47 (26.40%) DNS
14 47 (26.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 43 (24.16%) Citrix
15 43 (24.16%) Cisco Certification
16 40 (22.47%) VPN
16 40 (22.47%) Windows Server 2012
17 38 (21.35%) WAN
18 35 (19.66%) vSphere
19 34 (19.10%) PowerShell
19 34 (19.10%) SharePoint
20 33 (18.54%) CCNA
20 33 (18.54%) Dell
21 32 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
22 31 (17.42%) Microsoft Office
22 31 (17.42%) Amazon AWS

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 (38.76%) MS Exchange
2 34 (19.10%) SharePoint
3 28 (15.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (5.62%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.25%) IIS
9 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.12%) Apache
10 2 (1.12%) CMS
10 2 (1.12%) nginx
11 1 (0.56%) Confluence
11 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 31 (17.42%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 98 (55.06%) Office 365
2 59 (33.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (17.42%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (9.55%) Mimecast
5 10 (5.62%) OneDrive
6 6 (3.37%) IaaS
7 3 (1.69%) G Suite
8 2 (1.12%) OpenDNS
8 2 (1.12%) SaaS
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.56%) PaaS
9 1 (0.56%) Route 53
9 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 132 (74.16%) Firewall
2 56 (31.46%) SAN
3 47 (26.40%) DNS
4 40 (22.47%) VPN
5 38 (21.35%) WAN
6 30 (16.85%) TCP/IP
7 27 (15.17%) Wireless
8 24 (13.48%) VLAN
9 22 (12.36%) IPsec
9 22 (12.36%) NAS
10 21 (11.80%) LAN
11 19 (10.67%) BGP
12 18 (10.11%) DHCP
13 17 (9.55%) Remote Desktop
14 16 (8.99%) MPLS
15 13 (7.30%) L2TP
15 13 (7.30%) SMTP
16 12 (6.74%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (6.74%) Network Security
17 11 (6.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.12%) phpMyAdmin
2 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.56%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.56%) MySQL
3 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.12%) JIRA
1 2 (1.12%) Subversion
1 2 (1.12%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (3.37%) Finance
2 3 (1.69%) Marketing
2 3 (1.69%) Retail
3 2 (1.12%) Legal
4 1 (0.56%) Electronics
4 1 (0.56%) German Language
4 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.56%) Japanese Language
4 1 (0.56%) Law
4 1 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 32 (17.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (16.29%) Network Engineer
3 27 (15.17%) Consultant
4 25 (14.04%) Support Engineer
5 20 (11.24%) IT Engineer
6 19 (10.67%) IT Support
7 17 (9.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (9.55%) Technical Consultant
8 15 (8.43%) Field Engineer
8 15 (8.43%) Senior Network Engineer
9 14 (7.87%) Analyst
10 13 (7.30%) Infrastructure Support
10 13 (7.30%) Server Engineer
11 12 (6.74%) Exchange Support
11 12 (6.74%) Server Support
12 11 (6.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 11 (6.18%) Field Service Engineer
13 10 (5.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 10 (5.62%) Field Hardware Engineer
13 10 (5.62%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.12%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.12%) Gearman
1 2 (1.12%) Web Services
2 1 (0.56%) JSON
2 1 (0.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.55%) HP StoreVirtual
2 15 (8.43%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.62%) EMC VMAX
3 10 (5.62%) EMC VNX
3 10 (5.62%) iSeries
4 9 (5.06%) Digital Media
4 9 (5.06%) Fintech
4 9 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.49%) Fat Client
5 8 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (4.49%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.49%) Thin Client
6 7 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.81%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.25%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.25%) iPhone
8 4 (2.25%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.12%) Handset
9 2 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 150 (84.27%) Windows
2 114 (64.04%) Windows Server
3 59 (33.15%) Linux
4 40 (22.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (14.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (12.92%) Windows 7
8 19 (10.67%) Windows 10
9 13 (7.30%) FreeBSD
10 10 (5.62%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.37%) Android
12 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.12%) CentOS
13 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.12%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.56%) Unix
14 1 (0.56%) VMS
14 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (15.73%) ITIL
3 20 (11.24%) Project Management
4 19 (10.67%) Customer Requirements
4 19 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (9.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (9.55%) Kalman Filter
5 17 (9.55%) Server Virtualisation
6 14 (7.87%) Mentoring
7 13 (7.30%) DNA
7 13 (7.30%) Presales
8 9 (5.06%) Asset Management
8 9 (5.06%) Investment Management
8 9 (5.06%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 9 (5.06%) Ticket Management
8 9 (5.06%) Wealth Management
9 8 (4.49%) ERP
9 8 (4.49%) Hardware Maintenance
10 7 (3.93%) Migration
10 7 (3.93%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.10%) PowerShell
2 25 (14.04%) SQL
3 10 (5.62%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.25%) VB
4 4 (2.25%) VBScript
5 2 (1.12%) PHP
6 1 (0.56%) Go
6 1 (0.56%) Python
6 1 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (24.16%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (18.54%) CCNA
3 32 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (15.17%) MCSE
5 25 (14.04%) CCNP
6 14 (7.87%) CCIE
7 8 (4.49%) MCSA
8 7 (3.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (3.37%) Degree
10 3 (1.69%) MCP
11 2 (1.12%) CCDP
11 2 (1.12%) CCSP
11 2 (1.12%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.12%) CISSP
11 2 (1.12%) MCITP
12 1 (0.56%) CCSA
12 1 (0.56%) CCSE
12 1 (0.56%) CCVP
12 1 (0.56%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.73%) SLA
2 6 (3.37%) PMBOK
2 6 (3.37%) PMO
3 2 (1.12%) GDPR
4 1 (0.56%) GLP
4 1 (0.56%) GMP
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (62.36%) Active Directory
2 90 (50.56%) Hyper-V
3 73 (41.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (19.66%) vSphere
5 30 (16.85%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (12.92%) Terminal Services
7 19 (10.67%) XenApp
8 17 (9.55%) Forefront TMG
9 15 (8.43%) Virtual Machines
10 13 (7.30%) XenDesktop
11 8 (4.49%) pfSense
11 8 (4.49%) VMware NSX
12 6 (3.37%) KVM
12 6 (3.37%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (3.37%) Xen
13 3 (1.69%) vCloud
14 2 (1.12%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (5.62%) FortiGate
2 9 (5.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 9 (5.06%) WSUS
3 8 (4.49%) SCCM
4 6 (3.37%) Icinga
4 6 (3.37%) Nagios
5 5 (2.81%) SmoothWall
6 3 (1.69%) Ansible
6 3 (1.69%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.69%) HAProxy
6 3 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.69%) SCOM
7 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.12%) SCSM
8 1 (0.56%) Nessus
8 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 98 (55.06%) VMware
2 84 (47.19%) Microsoft
3 83 (46.63%) Cisco
4 71 (39.89%) HP
5 43 (24.16%) Citrix
6 33 (18.54%) Dell
7 29 (16.29%) Draytek
8 25 (14.04%) NetApp
9 24 (13.48%) Dell Compellent
10 23 (12.92%) CheckPoint
11 21 (11.80%) Palo Alto
12 19 (10.67%) EMC
13 17 (9.55%) Asigra
13 17 (9.55%) Juniper
14 16 (8.99%) IBM
15 14 (7.87%) Veeam
16 13 (7.30%) Avaya
16 13 (7.30%) EqualLogic
16 13 (7.30%) Symantec
16 13 (7.30%) WatchGuard