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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
UK / England
Rank 656 696 709
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +13
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 157 203 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.48% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 83 111 190
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%

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
34572 42249 47107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.70% 45.26% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28116 35039 38967
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +37 88 £29,500 -30.58% 10
London +80 34 £40,000 +6.56% 5
East of England +26 12 £47,000 +147.36%
West Midlands +8 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North West -25 7 £32,500 -
South West +2 5 £30,750 -12.14%
North East - 3 £34,000 - 2
Sophos
UK

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 241 (58.64%) Windows
2 159 (38.69%) Microsoft
3 132 (32.12%) Firewall
4 127 (30.90%) Active Directory
5 113 (27.49%) Windows Server
6 101 (24.57%) Linux
7 99 (24.09%) VMware
8 93 (22.63%) Cisco
8 93 (22.63%) Degree
9 80 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 79 (19.22%) Cybersecurity
11 75 (18.25%) SQL Server
12 72 (17.52%) MS Office
12 72 (17.52%) MS Exchange
13 67 (16.30%) Python
14 65 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
15 63 (15.33%) Software Engineering
16 60 (14.60%) Hyper-V
16 60 (14.60%) Mentoring
17 59 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
18 57 (13.87%) Windows 7
19 56 (13.63%) Project Management
19 56 (13.63%) SQL
20 54 (13.14%) C++
20 54 (13.14%) Coaching
21 53 (12.90%) DNS
21 53 (12.90%) Information Security
22 52 (12.65%) ITIL
23 51 (12.41%) MS Excel
24 50 (12.17%) Marketing

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 72 (17.52%) MS Exchange
2 28 (6.81%) SharePoint
3 24 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (4.38%) Skype for Business
6 12 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (2.43%) ArcGIS
8 10 (2.43%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.43%) WebSphere Portal
9 8 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (1.70%) WordPress
11 6 (1.46%) IBM Notes
12 5 (1.22%) Site Server
13 4 (0.97%) Apache
13 4 (0.97%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.73%) IIS
15 2 (0.49%) CMS
15 2 (0.49%) IBM Domino
15 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 72 (17.52%) MS Office
2 51 (12.41%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.43%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.73%) Bankmaster
3 3 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.49%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.49%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 49 (11.92%) Office 365
2 35 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (5.60%) Mimecast
4 10 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.43%) SaaS
5 8 (1.95%) Sumo Logic
6 4 (0.97%) AdWords
7 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.49%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.24%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 132 (32.12%) Firewall
2 53 (12.90%) DNS
3 44 (10.71%) VPN
4 39 (9.49%) TCP/IP
5 30 (7.30%) SAN
6 27 (6.57%) DHCP
6 27 (6.57%) Remote Desktop
6 27 (6.57%) VoIP
7 25 (6.08%) VLAN
7 25 (6.08%) WAN
8 24 (5.84%) LAN
9 18 (4.38%) Network Security
10 17 (4.14%) Internet
10 17 (4.14%) SMTP
11 15 (3.65%) MPLS
12 13 (3.16%) FTP
12 13 (3.16%) Skype
12 13 (3.16%) Wireless
13 12 (2.92%) HTTP
13 12 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (18.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.43%) GIS
2 10 (2.43%) Oracle Database
2 10 (2.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (2.19%) Big Data
4 8 (1.95%) MySQL
5 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.97%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.43%) ClearCase
1 10 (2.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (1.22%) WinDbg
3 3 (0.73%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.49%) JIRA
4 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (12.17%) Marketing
2 48 (11.68%) Finance
3 22 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.68%) Publishing
5 8 (1.95%) Back Office
6 7 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.46%) Banking
7 6 (1.46%) Retail
8 4 (0.97%) Front Office
9 2 (0.49%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 57 (13.87%) Analyst
2 53 (12.90%) Software Engineer
3 44 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 39 (9.49%) IT Support
5 36 (8.76%) Technical Support
6 25 (6.08%) IT Engineer
6 25 (6.08%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (5.11%) Technical Engineer
8 21 (5.11%) Technical Support Engineer
9 20 (4.87%) 3rd Line Support
9 20 (4.87%) IT Analyst
9 20 (4.87%) Support Analyst
10 19 (4.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 19 (4.62%) Security Analyst
11 18 (4.38%) Security Engineer
12 15 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (3.65%) Administrator
12 15 (3.65%) Cybersecurity Specialist
12 15 (3.65%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.84%) Web Services
2 16 (3.89%) Regular Expression
3 15 (3.65%) HTML
3 15 (3.65%) XML
4 11 (2.68%) ELK Stack
5 10 (2.43%) Dojo
5 10 (2.43%) GWT
5 10 (2.43%) J2EE
5 10 (2.43%) JSF
6 5 (1.22%) .NET
6 5 (1.22%) EDI
6 5 (1.22%) Flash
6 5 (1.22%) Middleware
7 4 (0.97%) CSS
7 4 (0.97%) PCRE
7 4 (0.97%) SOAP
8 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.49%) COM
8 2 (0.49%) REST
8 2 (0.49%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.73%) Management Information System
2 35 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.84%) Security Operations Centre
4 17 (4.14%) Social Media
5 16 (3.89%) Blog
6 13 (3.16%) Virtual Team
7 11 (2.68%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.68%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (2.68%) Replication
8 9 (2.19%) Biotechnology
8 9 (2.19%) Clustering
9 8 (1.95%) IVR
10 7 (1.70%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.70%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.70%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.46%) Copywriting
11 6 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.97%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (0.97%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.97%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 241 (58.64%) Windows
2 113 (27.49%) Windows Server
3 101 (24.57%) Linux
4 57 (13.87%) Windows 7
5 46 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (10.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (8.03%) Unix
8 30 (7.30%) Mac OS X
9 25 (6.08%) Windows 10
10 24 (5.84%) Windows 8
11 21 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.95%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.46%) Windows XP
15 5 (1.22%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.97%) Android
16 4 (0.97%) NetWare
17 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.24%) Solaris
18 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (19.22%) Cybersecurity
2 65 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (15.33%) Software Engineering
4 60 (14.60%) Mentoring
5 56 (13.63%) Project Management
6 54 (13.14%) Coaching
7 53 (12.90%) Information Security
8 52 (12.65%) ITIL
9 44 (10.71%) Data Protection
10 41 (9.98%) CRM
11 39 (9.49%) Pair Programming
12 37 (9.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 37 (9.00%) Penetration Testing
13 35 (8.52%) Root Cause Analysis
14 30 (7.30%) Test Automation
15 25 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
15 25 (6.08%) Regression Testing
16 24 (5.84%) Security Operations
17 23 (5.60%) Product Management
17 23 (5.60%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 67 (16.30%) Python
2 56 (13.63%) SQL
3 54 (13.14%) C++
4 49 (11.92%) Java
5 29 (7.06%) C
5 29 (7.06%) PowerShell
6 20 (4.87%) Bash Shell
7 18 (4.38%) C#
7 18 (4.38%) JavaScript
8 12 (2.92%) Perl
9 11 (2.68%) Ruby
10 10 (2.43%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.46%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.97%) VB
13 3 (0.73%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.73%) VBA
13 3 (0.73%) VBScript
14 2 (0.49%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.24%) PHP
15 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 93 (22.63%) Degree
2 59 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (8.03%) CCNA
5 28 (6.81%) CEH
6 25 (6.08%) CompTIA Security+
6 25 (6.08%) MCSE
6 25 (6.08%) Security+ Certification
7 22 (5.35%) MCSA
8 17 (4.14%) Security Cleared
9 16 (3.89%) DV Cleared
9 16 (3.89%) MCP
10 15 (3.65%) CREST Certified
11 12 (2.92%) CISSP
11 12 (2.92%) ISTQB
11 12 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (2.92%) OSCP
12 9 (2.19%) CISM
13 8 (1.95%) GCFA
13 8 (1.95%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (8.27%) QA
3 22 (5.35%) SLA
4 17 (4.14%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.95%) SSAE 16
6 6 (1.46%) GPG13
7 3 (0.73%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 127 (30.90%) Active Directory
2 80 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (14.60%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (3.89%) Xen
6 13 (3.16%) Terminal Services
7 12 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (2.68%) Snort
8 11 (2.68%) vSphere
9 10 (2.43%) XenApp
10 8 (1.95%) VMware ESX
11 7 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (1.22%) XenServer
14 4 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (0.97%) HDFS
14 4 (0.97%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.49%) KVM
15 2 (0.49%) oVirt
15 2 (0.49%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 42 (10.22%) Backup Exec
2 33 (8.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 25 (6.08%) SCCM
4 18 (4.38%) logstash
5 13 (3.16%) SCOM
6 12 (2.92%) QRadar
7 10 (2.43%) Kibana
7 10 (2.43%) NetBackup
7 10 (2.43%) WSUS
8 8 (1.95%) CSIRT
8 8 (1.95%) HP SIM
8 8 (1.95%) Nagios
8 8 (1.95%) Nmap
8 8 (1.95%) WMI
9 7 (1.70%) Casper Suite
9 7 (1.70%) RSA enVision
10 5 (1.22%) AirWatch
10 5 (1.22%) FortiGate
10 5 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 159 (38.69%) Microsoft
2 99 (24.09%) VMware
3 93 (22.63%) Cisco
4 46 (11.19%) Symantec
5 36 (8.76%) Citrix
6 33 (8.03%) HP
7 29 (7.06%) Salesforce.com
8 28 (6.81%) Palo Alto
9 27 (6.57%) CheckPoint
10 26 (6.33%) Apple
10 26 (6.33%) Avaya
11 24 (5.84%) Forcepoint
11 24 (5.84%) Intel Security
12 21 (5.11%) Oracle
13 19 (4.62%) Splunk
14 18 (4.38%) Google
15 17 (4.14%) arcserve
15 17 (4.14%) Qualys
16 16 (3.89%) Dell
16 16 (3.89%) Red Hat
South East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Training + 21% pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Overtime, Vendor T
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Overtime, Vendor T
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Salary & Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon / Burlington
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Salary & Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago