The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bracknell region.

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

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 69 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.38% 2.49% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 3.65% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £30,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.00%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.33% -6.25%
Vendors Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
338 329 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 64.26% 68.26% 64.79%
Number of salaries quoted 186 182 221
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sophos
Berkshire

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Sophos
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Bracknell

Sophos
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee