The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 67 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 10 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.85% 0.95% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.65% 1.51% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -10.25%
Sophos
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
378 332 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 69.74% 63.36% 63.40%
Number of salaries quoted 179 186 251
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 10 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 10 (100.00%) McAfee
1 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) Release Management
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) Software Distribution
4 7 (70.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (60.00%) SCCM
5 6 (60.00%) SCOM
5 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) Retail
5 6 (60.00%) Fujitsu

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (90.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 9 (90.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 9 (90.00%) Release Management
3 8 (80.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 10 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 6 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) McAfee
1 10 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Fujitsu
Bracknell, Berkshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 6 hours ago