The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 75 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.26% 0.15% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -
Sophos
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
370 342 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.37% 51.43% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 289 288 166
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,050 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Sophos
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Coventry

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (50.00%) arcserve
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Zenoss
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (50.00%) Zenoss
4 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) arcserve
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago