The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 682 770 820
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +50
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 218 167 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 108 131 134
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £49,900
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +19.64%
Sophos
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40608 47626 52376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.06% 46.67% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33553 38952 42831
Median salary £47,500 £45,001 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sophos
Salary Trend in England

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

Sophos Salary Trend in England

Sophos
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Sophos Salary Histogram in England

Sophos
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +137 118 £40,000 - 4
London +4 44 £40,000 +1.91% 7
North West +27 17 £50,000 +66.66% 1
West Midlands -10 13 £43,750 +29.62% 2
South West +3 9 £27,500 -21.42%
Yorkshire +30 8 £45,000 +50.00% 4
East of England +14 6 £35,000 +75.00% 1
North East - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands +13 1 £27,500 - 1
Sophos
UK

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 296 (69.65%) Windows
2 241 (56.71%) Microsoft
3 163 (38.35%) Active Directory
4 129 (30.35%) Windows Server
5 124 (29.18%) MS Exchange
6 123 (28.94%) VMware
7 121 (28.47%) MS Office
8 112 (26.35%) Firewall
9 106 (24.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 102 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
11 98 (23.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 98 (23.06%) ITIL
11 98 (23.06%) Cisco
12 96 (22.59%) Analytical Skills
13 91 (21.41%) DNS
14 90 (21.18%) MS Excel
15 87 (20.47%) C++
15 87 (20.47%) HP
16 86 (20.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 86 (20.24%) Python
17 83 (19.53%) SQL Server
18 82 (19.29%) Linux
19 81 (19.06%) Citrix
19 81 (19.06%) Windows 7
20 78 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
21 76 (17.88%) Symantec
22 73 (17.18%) C#
22 73 (17.18%) Exchange Server 2013
23 70 (16.47%) Java
24 67 (15.76%) SAN

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 124 (29.18%) MS Exchange
2 73 (17.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 60 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (9.41%) SharePoint
5 32 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (2.59%) Skype for Business
8 11 (2.59%) Tomcat
9 10 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (1.88%) IIS
11 7 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.94%) IBM Domino
13 4 (0.94%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.71%) Apache
Applications
1 121 (28.47%) MS Office
2 90 (21.18%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.71%) MS Project
4 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Bankmaster
2 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 57 (13.41%) Office 365
2 24 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.00%) Mimecast
4 13 (3.06%) SaaS
5 11 (2.59%) GitHub
6 7 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.65%) IaaS
7 6 (1.41%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 112 (26.35%) Firewall
2 91 (21.41%) DNS
3 67 (15.76%) SAN
4 66 (15.53%) DHCP
5 52 (12.24%) Internet
6 42 (9.88%) LAN
6 42 (9.88%) TCP/IP
6 42 (9.88%) VPN
7 37 (8.71%) WAN
8 30 (7.06%) Network Security
8 30 (7.06%) VoIP
9 25 (5.88%) iSCSI
10 22 (5.18%) SMTP
10 22 (5.18%) Wi-Fi
11 19 (4.47%) VLAN
12 16 (3.76%) IPsec
13 15 (3.53%) FTP
14 14 (3.29%) Wireless
15 12 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (2.59%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (2.59%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.35%) Data Mining
7 9 (2.12%) Big Data
8 5 (1.18%) MySQL
9 2 (0.47%) Looker
9 2 (0.47%) Navicat
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.24%) MS Access
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (2.82%) Visual Studio
2 11 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (2.59%) Bitbucket
2 11 (2.59%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.59%) Maven
3 10 (2.35%) WinDbg
4 3 (0.71%) JIRA
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 52 (12.24%) Finance
2 22 (5.18%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.76%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.82%) Banking
5 10 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (2.35%) Retail
6 9 (2.12%) Marketing
7 7 (1.65%) Advertising
7 7 (1.65%) Back Office
8 6 (1.41%) Legal
9 4 (0.94%) Publishing
10 3 (0.71%) Electronics
11 2 (0.47%) Games
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 73 (17.18%) Analyst
2 55 (12.94%) Software Engineer
3 46 (10.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 42 (9.88%) Support Analyst
5 39 (9.18%) Support Engineer
6 35 (8.24%) IT Engineer
7 31 (7.29%) Administrator
7 31 (7.29%) C# Software Engineer
7 31 (7.29%) C++ Software Engineer
7 31 (7.29%) Java Engineer
7 31 (7.29%) Java Software Engineer
8 29 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
8 29 (6.82%) IT Support
9 23 (5.41%) Architect
9 23 (5.41%) Team Leader
10 21 (4.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 21 (4.94%) Senior Software Engineer
11 20 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
11 20 (4.71%) IT Analyst
11 20 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.65%) .NET
2 20 (4.71%) Web Services
3 16 (3.76%) HTML
4 12 (2.82%) STL
5 11 (2.59%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (2.59%) JDBC
5 11 (2.59%) JNDI
5 11 (2.59%) JSON
5 11 (2.59%) Middleware
6 10 (2.35%) Flash
7 9 (2.12%) Regular Expression
8 5 (1.18%) RESTful
8 5 (1.18%) SOAP
8 5 (1.18%) XML
9 4 (0.94%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.71%) COM
11 1 (0.24%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.24%) HTML5
11 1 (0.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 96 (22.59%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.94%) Blackberry
2 21 (4.94%) EqualLogic
2 21 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.24%) Clustering
3 18 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.76%) User Experience
5 15 (3.53%) Blog
5 15 (3.53%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.29%) Virtual Team
7 11 (2.59%) iPhone
8 10 (2.35%) Replication
9 8 (1.88%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.41%) iPad
11 5 (1.18%) PMI
12 4 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.94%) PKI
12 4 (0.94%) SCADA
13 3 (0.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 296 (69.65%) Windows
2 129 (30.35%) Windows Server
3 106 (24.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (23.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (19.29%) Linux
6 81 (19.06%) Windows 7
7 44 (10.35%) Windows 10
8 42 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (9.18%) Windows 8
10 28 (6.59%) Mac OS X
11 26 (6.12%) Unix
12 20 (4.71%) Windows XP
13 15 (3.53%) Windows 2000 Server
14 13 (3.06%) Windows 2000
15 9 (2.12%) Mac OS
15 9 (2.12%) Ubuntu
16 7 (1.65%) Android
17 6 (1.41%) CentOS
17 6 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (23.06%) ITIL
3 62 (14.59%) Regression Testing
4 60 (14.12%) Data Protection
5 58 (13.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 56 (13.18%) Pair Programming
6 56 (13.18%) Software Engineering
7 45 (10.59%) Mentoring
8 43 (10.12%) Coaching
9 37 (8.71%) Incident Management
10 33 (7.76%) Information Security
11 32 (7.53%) Project Management
12 31 (7.29%) Computer Security
13 29 (6.82%) Test Automation
14 27 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
15 26 (6.12%) Service Delivery
16 24 (5.65%) Change Control
17 21 (4.94%) Kalman Filter
18 20 (4.71%) Workflow
19 18 (4.24%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (20.47%) C++
2 86 (20.24%) Python
3 73 (17.18%) C#
4 70 (16.47%) Java
5 57 (13.41%) SQL
6 39 (9.18%) C
7 31 (7.29%) Perl
8 30 (7.06%) JavaScript
9 24 (5.65%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.82%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.82%) VB
10 12 (2.82%) VC++
11 11 (2.59%) Apex Code
12 9 (2.12%) Tcl
12 9 (2.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (20.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (15.06%) MCSE
3 51 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (10.35%) CCNA
5 37 (8.71%) Degree
6 35 (8.24%) MCSA
7 31 (7.29%) MCITP
8 19 (4.47%) Network+ Certification
9 17 (4.00%) CISSP
10 15 (3.53%) MCP
10 15 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (3.06%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (2.82%) CCNP
13 11 (2.59%) PMI Certification
13 11 (2.59%) Security Cleared
14 9 (2.12%) MCDST
14 9 (2.12%) SC Cleared
15 7 (1.65%) CISM
16 6 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (15.53%) QA
2 27 (6.35%) SLA
3 15 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.65%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.94%) FISMA
5 4 (0.94%) ISO19770
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 163 (38.35%) Active Directory
2 78 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (14.35%) Hyper-V
4 43 (10.12%) vSphere
5 29 (6.82%) XenApp
6 22 (5.18%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (3.76%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (3.53%) Terminal Services
9 11 (2.59%) Docker
9 11 (2.59%) VMware ESX
9 11 (2.59%) XenDesktop
10 10 (2.35%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (1.88%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (1.18%) ProxySG
13 5 (1.18%) UAG
14 4 (0.94%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.94%) vCloud
15 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 54 (12.71%) Backup Exec
2 51 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 46 (10.82%) WSUS
4 36 (8.47%) SCCM
5 23 (5.41%) NetBackup
6 12 (2.82%) HP SIM
6 12 (2.82%) SCOM
7 11 (2.59%) Ansible
7 11 (2.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 11 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (2.59%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 10 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (2.12%) Nagios
10 7 (1.65%) Nessus
11 5 (1.18%) EdgeSight
11 5 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 3 (0.71%) Nexpose
13 3 (0.71%) Simpana
14 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 241 (56.71%) Microsoft
2 123 (28.94%) VMware
3 98 (23.06%) Cisco
4 87 (20.47%) HP
5 81 (19.06%) Citrix
6 76 (17.88%) Symantec
7 48 (11.29%) Dell
8 43 (10.12%) NetApp
9 42 (9.88%) Intel Security
10 36 (8.47%) Apple
11 34 (8.00%) Veeam
12 33 (7.76%) Avaya
13 26 (6.12%) SonicWALL
14 25 (5.88%) CheckPoint
15 24 (5.65%) IBM
16 19 (4.47%) SAP
17 18 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
18 17 (4.00%) EMC
19 16 (3.76%) Fortinet
19 16 (3.76%) SolarWinds
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Abingdon
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Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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