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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.18% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £31,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -7.35%
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
252 123 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 46.49% 42.41% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 209 112 105
Average salary £35,000 £30,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.70% -6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,960 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 1 £47,500 -
Sophos
South West

Sophos
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (25.00%) IronPort
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Trend Micro
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IronPort
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Micro