The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank - 129 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.053% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +17.64%
Sophos
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1095 885 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 47.12% 46.75% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 763 747 971
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Sophos
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Birmingham

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Symantec
2 6 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) MCP
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 5 (62.50%) MCSA
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Replication
3 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
3 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (62.50%) Kaspersky
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) Veeam
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) VLAN
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (62.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) IT Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) IT Support
3 5 (62.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) Technical Support
3 5 (62.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Process Management
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCP
1 5 (62.50%) MCSA
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec
2 5 (62.50%) Kaspersky
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Veeam
3 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow