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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 299 337 307
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -30
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 9 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.047% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.10% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 11
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.33%
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
4374 5896 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.20% 46.60% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3773 5046 4730
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
4 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
5 12 (63.16%) VMware
6 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
6 10 (52.63%) Citrix
7 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (36.84%) DNS
8 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 6 (31.58%) MS Office
9 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
9 6 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (26.32%) SLA
10 5 (26.32%) Cisco
10 5 (26.32%) DHCP
10 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
10 5 (26.32%) XenApp
10 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
11 4 (21.05%) Degree
11 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
11 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
11 4 (21.05%) EMC
11 4 (21.05%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (31.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
1 2 (10.53%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) DHCP
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 3 (15.79%) LDAP
5 2 (10.53%) Kerberos
5 2 (10.53%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Hedge funds
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.26%) VMS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) Server Building
2 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Document Management
3 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.26%) SIEM
3 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.26%) Coaching
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
2 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) XenApp
4 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (15.79%) vSphere
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
6 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
7 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (5.26%) vCloud
7 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
2 3 (15.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (15.79%) NetBackup
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) ARCserve
3 2 (10.53%) Casper Suite
3 2 (10.53%) WSUS
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) EMC
5 4 (21.05%) Symantec
5 4 (21.05%) F5
6 3 (15.79%) McAfee
6 3 (15.79%) Reuters
6 3 (15.79%) Bloomberg
6 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) NetApp
7 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (10.53%) Avaya
7 2 (10.53%) IronPort
7 2 (10.53%) Remedy
8 1 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (5.26%) Mitel
8 1 (5.26%) Google
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago