Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 982 961 968
Rank change year-on-year -21 +7 +55
Permanent jobs citing SonicWALL 207 261 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 185 254 335
UK median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.71% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +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 80053 82031 99991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.53% 43.85% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61918 66235 81408
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 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -10 193 £42,000 +16.67% 14
London +25 103 £45,000 +20.00% 4
UK excluding London -51 98 £40,000 +14.29% 10
South East +30 27 £39,000 +39.29% 1
East of England +14 20 £50,000 +25.00%
North of England -12 16 £40,000 +14.29% 5
South West +10 15 £36,500 -16.09% 1
Yorkshire +5 13 - - 2
Midlands -48 12 £37,500 - 3
West Midlands -43 7 £36,000 -4.00% 2
East Midlands +17 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Northern Ireland -24 5 £27,000 -10.00%
Wales +13 3 £27,000 +4.85%
North West -27 3 £40,000 +14.29% 2

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 163 (78.74%) Firewall
2 155 (74.88%) Cisco
3 153 (73.91%) Windows
4 147 (71.01%) Microsoft
5 134 (64.73%) VMware
6 102 (49.28%) MS Exchange
7 98 (47.34%) Windows Server
8 96 (46.38%) Active Directory
9 93 (44.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 85 (41.06%) Office 365
10 85 (41.06%) HP
11 78 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 75 (36.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 74 (35.75%) Dell
13 74 (35.75%) VPN
13 74 (35.75%) Cisco Certification
14 67 (32.37%) CCNA
15 64 (30.92%) Hyper-V
16 63 (30.43%) WAN
16 63 (30.43%) SAN
17 62 (29.95%) VoIP
17 62 (29.95%) Exchange Server 2010
18 60 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
19 59 (28.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 58 (28.02%) Juniper
20 58 (28.02%) Citrix
20 58 (28.02%) Microsoft Azure
21 55 (26.57%) PowerShell
22 53 (25.60%) Exchange Server 2013
22 53 (25.60%) DNS

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
1 102 (49.28%) MS Exchange
2 62 (29.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (25.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 49 (23.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 45 (21.74%) IIS
6 35 (16.91%) SharePoint
7 9 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (3.86%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.45%) Apache
10 3 (1.45%) nginx
10 3 (1.45%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.48%) Moodle
11 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (16.91%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.45%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.93%) Sage 200
2 3 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.97%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.48%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 85 (41.06%) Office 365
2 58 (28.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (5.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (4.83%) Mimecast
6 7 (3.38%) OneDrive
6 7 (3.38%) OpenDNS
7 3 (1.45%) G Suite
8 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.48%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 163 (78.74%) Firewall
2 74 (35.75%) VPN
3 63 (30.43%) SAN
3 63 (30.43%) WAN
4 62 (29.95%) VoIP
5 53 (25.60%) DNS
6 47 (22.71%) DHCP
7 45 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
8 43 (20.77%) Wireless
9 40 (19.32%) LAN
10 35 (16.91%) iSCSI
10 35 (16.91%) VLAN
11 31 (14.98%) NAS
12 30 (14.49%) TCP/IP
13 26 (12.56%) Ethernet
14 24 (11.59%) Network Security
15 18 (8.70%) EIGRP
15 18 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
15 18 (8.70%) MPLS
15 18 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.97%) MySQL
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.48%) Power BI
General
1 36 (17.39%) Finance
2 10 (4.83%) Advertising
3 7 (3.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.48%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (0.48%) Electronics
4 1 (0.48%) German Language
4 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.48%) Japanese Language
4 1 (0.48%) Law
4 1 (0.48%) Legal
4 1 (0.48%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 34 (16.43%) Network Engineer
3 30 (14.49%) Consultant
4 27 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 26 (12.56%) Project Engineer
6 23 (11.11%) Analyst
7 21 (10.14%) IT Support
8 18 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
9 17 (8.21%) IT Consultant
10 15 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (6.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 14 (6.76%) Team Leader
12 13 (6.28%) Support Analyst
12 13 (6.28%) VMware Consultant
12 13 (6.28%) VMware Technical Consultant
13 12 (5.80%) IT Engineer
13 12 (5.80%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
13 12 (5.80%) Network Team Leader
14 11 (5.31%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.97%) 802.1X
1 2 (0.97%) Hibernate
1 2 (0.97%) Spring
2 1 (0.48%) .NET
2 1 (0.48%) CSS
2 1 (0.48%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.48%) HTML
2 1 (0.48%) ODBC
2 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.08%) Replication
2 16 (7.73%) Public Cloud
3 15 (7.25%) Clustering
4 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.83%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.90%) User Experience
7 5 (2.42%) Fintech
7 5 (2.42%) iPhone
7 5 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.42%) PKI
8 4 (1.93%) CCTV
8 4 (1.93%) EPoS
8 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.45%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.48%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 153 (73.91%) Windows
2 98 (47.34%) Windows Server
3 78 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (36.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (25.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (23.19%) Windows 7
7 28 (13.53%) Linux
8 23 (11.11%) Windows 10
9 16 (7.73%) Windows 8
10 8 (3.86%) Debian
10 8 (3.86%) Ubuntu
11 7 (3.38%) CentOS
11 7 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.38%) VMS
12 6 (2.90%) Unix
13 5 (2.42%) Kali Linux
14 4 (1.93%) Android
14 4 (1.93%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.45%) Windows Vista
15 3 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.74%) ITIL
2 36 (17.39%) Migration
3 35 (16.91%) Presales
4 32 (15.46%) CRM
5 29 (14.01%) Problem Management
6 26 (12.56%) Load Balancing
7 24 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (11.59%) Service Delivery
8 23 (11.11%) Change Management
9 20 (9.66%) Mentoring
10 19 (9.18%) Project Management
10 19 (9.18%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (8.70%) High Availability
12 15 (7.25%) Information Security
12 15 (7.25%) ITIL V3
12 15 (7.25%) Mobile Device Management
13 14 (6.76%) Contingency Planning
13 14 (6.76%) Integration Testing
13 14 (6.76%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (6.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 55 (26.57%) PowerShell
2 45 (21.74%) SQL
3 15 (7.25%) VBScript
4 11 (5.31%) Python
5 10 (4.83%) Bash Shell
6 9 (4.35%) Java
7 5 (2.42%) C-shell
7 5 (2.42%) Korn
7 5 (2.42%) Ruby
8 4 (1.93%) VB
9 3 (1.45%) C
9 3 (1.45%) C#
9 3 (1.45%) C++
10 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.48%) PHP
11 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (35.75%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (32.37%) CCNA
3 60 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (28.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (19.81%) CCNP
6 35 (16.91%) MCSE
7 31 (14.98%) CCIE
8 27 (13.04%) MCP
8 27 (13.04%) MCSA
9 24 (11.59%) MCITP
10 19 (9.18%) Citrix Certification
10 19 (9.18%) Degree
11 18 (8.70%) CISSP
12 15 (7.25%) CCAA
12 15 (7.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (5.80%) MCTS
13 12 (5.80%) SANS
14 9 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
15 8 (3.86%) Linux+ Certification
16 7 (3.38%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.14%) PCI DSS
2 17 (8.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.86%) SLA
4 6 (2.90%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 96 (46.38%) Active Directory
2 93 (44.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (30.92%) Hyper-V
4 34 (16.43%) Terminal Services
5 19 (9.18%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (7.25%) vSphere
7 11 (5.31%) XenApp
8 6 (2.90%) pfSense
8 6 (2.90%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.42%) XenServer
10 3 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.45%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.97%) Firmware
12 1 (0.48%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.48%) Docker
12 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (13.53%) Backup Exec
2 15 (7.25%) vCenter Server
3 14 (6.76%) FortiGate
4 12 (5.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (3.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.93%) SCCM
6 4 (1.93%) SCOM
7 3 (1.45%) Nagios
7 3 (1.45%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.48%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.48%) Rsyslog
8 1 (0.48%) SCSM
8 1 (0.48%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.48%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 155 (74.88%) Cisco
2 147 (71.01%) Microsoft
3 134 (64.73%) VMware
4 85 (41.06%) HP
5 74 (35.75%) Dell
6 58 (28.02%) Citrix
6 58 (28.02%) Juniper
7 38 (18.36%) Symantec
7 38 (18.36%) Veeam
8 35 (16.91%) WatchGuard
9 26 (12.56%) Meraki
10 21 (10.14%) Google
11 18 (8.70%) Aruba
11 18 (8.70%) Draytek
12 17 (8.21%) Brocade
12 17 (8.21%) ProCurve
12 17 (8.21%) Veritas
13 16 (7.73%) Avaya
13 16 (7.73%) Palo Alto
14 15 (7.25%) Fortinet