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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+44.64% -25.33%
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
552 566 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.22% 37.91% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 375 405 304
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
1 7 (100.00%) Websense
1 7 (100.00%) Security Management
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (100.00%) CISMP
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) SWIFT

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Security Management
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) CISMP
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
1 7 (100.00%) Websense