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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 294 302 307
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 16 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 5
Average salary £34,500 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.47% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £32,575 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,850 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.27%
Sophos
London

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
4976 4739 5200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.33% 45.71% 47.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4359 4119 4624
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Sophos Salary Histogram in the City of London

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (45.83%) VMware
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 8 (33.33%) Cisco
7 8 (33.33%) MS Office
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (29.17%) DNS
9 6 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (25.00%) ITIL
9 6 (25.00%) WSUS
9 6 (25.00%) Backup Exec
10 5 (20.83%) LDAP
10 5 (20.83%) DHCP
10 5 (20.83%) Kerberos
10 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) VPN
10 5 (20.83%) Linux
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.83%) Mac OS X
10 5 (20.83%) Casper Suite
10 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (20.83%) Office 365
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.33%) IIS
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (4.17%) ArcGIS
6 1 (4.17%) Lync
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) LDAP
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) Kerberos
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) VPN
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) SSH
4 3 (12.50%) SNMP
5 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (8.33%) SSL
5 2 (8.33%) PBX
5 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) VLAN
5 2 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (4.17%) SMTP
6 1 (4.17%) Intranet
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) JSP
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Hedge funds
1 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Chemistry
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) Linux
5 5 (20.83%) Mac OS X
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Information Security
2 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Image Processing
4 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) GCWN
1 3 (12.50%) CISSP
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) CCNP
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) WSUS
1 6 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (20.83%) Casper Suite
3 3 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) WMI
4 1 (4.17%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) IronPort
5 3 (12.50%) Reuters
5 3 (12.50%) Bloomberg
5 3 (12.50%) Websense
5 3 (12.50%) F5
5 3 (12.50%) Lumension
6 2 (8.33%) Veeam
6 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) NetApp
6 2 (8.33%) EMC
6 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
6 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
6 2 (8.33%) Mitel
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Avaya
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
City of London
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago