The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.46% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £27,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.85%
Sophos
West Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
277 190 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 63.97% 47.98% 47.71%
Number of salaries quoted 264 163 222
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Sophos
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Crawley

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 9 (81.82%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (81.82%) SCSM
2 9 (81.82%) Lumension
2 9 (81.82%) Dell Compellent
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) Lync
2 9 (81.82%) High Availability
2 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Clustering
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (81.82%) Business Continuity
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) WSUS
2 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 9 (81.82%) Release Management
2 9 (81.82%) SCCM
2 9 (81.82%) Dell
2 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) ARCserve
2 9 (81.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (81.82%) LAN

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 9 (81.82%) IIS
1 9 (81.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 9 (81.82%) Lync
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) DHCP
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) NAS
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (18.18%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (81.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) IT Graduate
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) IT Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Clustering
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) iPhone
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (81.82%) Business Continuity
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 9 (81.82%) Release Management
2 9 (81.82%) High Availability
3 7 (63.64%) Performance Management
3 7 (63.64%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) ARCserve
1 9 (81.82%) WSUS
1 9 (81.82%) SCCM
1 9 (81.82%) SCSM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Dell
2 9 (81.82%) Lumension
2 9 (81.82%) Dell Compellent
3 7 (63.64%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) Brocade
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Avaya
4 2 (18.18%) McAfee