The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sony over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cheshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sony
Rank 123 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sony 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% - 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £31,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £22,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -35.71%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
773 861 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.94% 46.09% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 559 642 684
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sony
North West

Sony
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Sony Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Sony
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Sony Salary Trend in Cheshire

Sony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Sony 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 Sony.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) CommVault
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) NAS

Sony
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Sony 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 Sony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) CommVault