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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 73 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.29% 0.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,250 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+12.78% +18.75%
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
296 422 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 42.23% 52.16% 51.07%
Number of salaries quoted 236 333 268
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,100 £63,494
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Server Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) IBM