The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sophos PLC.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 0.86% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £28,500 £28,250
% change year-on-year
+14.91% +0.88%
Sophos
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Vendors Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 45 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 56.90% 27.27% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 51 38 57
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +27.08%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Sophos
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Abingdon region.

Sophos Salary Trend in Abingdon

Sophos
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Sophos also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sophos.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) NetWare
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Sophos also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sophos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) NetWare
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware