The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 3.08% - -
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £35,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Sophos
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 22 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 61.54% 36.07% 58.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 51
Average salary £32,000 £35,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.85% -21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,778 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

Sophos
Salary Trend in Cirencester

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Cirencester

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) SecurID
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cirencester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (33.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Iron Mountain
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat