The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 86 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.062% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £23,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +29.31%
Sophos
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
476 624 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.01% 38.98% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 334 396 382
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £61,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Sophos
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Meraki
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Law
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Zerto

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Meraki
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Zerto
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec