The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -10.25%
Sophos
South West

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

Vendors Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
215 93 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 44.79% 35.50% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 181 75 118
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Sophos
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Devon

Sophos
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix