The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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 Sophos PLC.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 202 222 202
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 4 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.090% 0.097% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.19% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 20
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,750 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+22.13% +12.93%
Sophos
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2227 2595 2772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.11% 50.22% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1892 1953
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Berkshire

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Sophos Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £42,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £27,500 -
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Sophos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 4 (40.00%) CCNA
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (40.00%) Cacti

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless Security
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) NAS
6 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) MCSD
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) MCTS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Cacti
1 4 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
5 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
5 3 (30.00%) Veeam
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) Draytek
7 1 (10.00%) Huawei
7 1 (10.00%) IBM
7 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
7 1 (10.00%) Juniper
7 1 (10.00%) NETGEAR
7 1 (10.00%) NetIQ