The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
London / City of London
Rank 219 261 314
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +53
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 6 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.029% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.066% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 10
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £38,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,100 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +25.00%

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2154 3026 5029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.60% 43.88% 48.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1962 2672 4308
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £74,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sophos
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Sophos Salary Trend in the City of London

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) Reuters
6 5 (41.67%) Bloomberg
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) Apple
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) Avaya
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco
7 4 (33.33%) Office 365
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (25.00%) AirWatch
8 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
8 3 (25.00%) Security Patching
8 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (25.00%) Web Filtering
8 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 3 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco PIX

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Domino
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (25.00%) DEFINITY
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Front Office
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Head of IT
3 2 (16.67%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (25.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (25.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (16.67%) Server Building
2 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) VBA
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISM
1 3 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (8.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (8.33%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Bloomberg
3 5 (41.67%) Reuters
4 4 (33.33%) Apple
4 4 (33.33%) Avaya
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Forcepoint
5 3 (25.00%) Laserfiche
5 3 (25.00%) Sun
6 2 (16.67%) BT
6 2 (16.67%) Calypso
6 2 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (16.67%) Lotus
6 2 (16.67%) Meraki
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Adobe
7 1 (8.33%) HP