The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East Midlands region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sophos PLC.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 187 164 166
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.35% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.69% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 1
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.43%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1790 1587 1566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.45% 50.05% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1349 1345
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,535 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sophos
England

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Sophos
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sophos Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Sophos
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 3 £36,750 - 1
Northamptonshire -12 2 £30,000 -58.62% 1
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) WSUS
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
4 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) McAfee

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Intel
3 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) IronPort
4 1 (20.00%) Trend Micro
4 1 (20.00%) TOWER Software
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