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 19 January 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 Sophos PLC.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.052% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £20,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%

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
869 843 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.59% 45.13% 49.03%
Number of salaries quoted 609 719 811
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £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 19 January 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Veeam
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Kaspersky
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) DBS Check

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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 4 (80.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Process Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Kaspersky
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) VMware