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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 302 334 311
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -23
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 8 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.075% 0.032% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.069% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 18
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £44,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £81,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -
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
5098 5810 5631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.09% 46.27% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4317 4975 4895
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) MS Exchange
3 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (60.00%) VMware
4 15 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (36.00%) Citrix
9 8 (32.00%) DNS
9 8 (32.00%) Cisco
9 8 (32.00%) Backup Exec
10 7 (28.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
11 6 (24.00%) MS Office
11 6 (24.00%) ITIL
11 6 (24.00%) WSUS
11 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
12 5 (20.00%) Casper Suite
12 5 (20.00%) Hedge funds
12 5 (20.00%) Office 365
12 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (20.00%) SCCM
12 5 (20.00%) Firewall
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 5 (20.00%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (76.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (8.00%) IIS
6 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) VPN
3 4 (16.00%) SSL
3 4 (16.00%) LDAP
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) Kerberos
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) PBX
5 2 (8.00%) VoIP
5 2 (8.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) SAN
6 1 (4.00%) Intranet
6 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Local Government
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (20.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 2 (8.00%) Chemistry
5 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
8 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.00%) SIEM
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Coaching
3 1 (4.00%) CRM
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
2 4 (16.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) VBScript
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Server
5 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (4.00%) XenServer
6 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (24.00%) WSUS
3 5 (20.00%) SCCM
3 5 (20.00%) Casper Suite
4 2 (8.00%) ARCserve
4 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.00%) EMC
6 4 (16.00%) NetApp
6 4 (16.00%) Reuters
6 4 (16.00%) Bloomberg
6 4 (16.00%) IronPort
6 4 (16.00%) F5
7 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
7 3 (12.00%) McAfee
8 2 (8.00%) Mitel
8 2 (8.00%) WatchGuard
8 2 (8.00%) Symantec
8 2 (8.00%) Remedy
8 2 (8.00%) Avaya
8 2 (8.00%) Juniper
8 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.00%) Lumension
City of London
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Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago