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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 667 755 785
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +30
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 244 179 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.38% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 103 148 134
Median salary £37,750 £34,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.42% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +12.06%
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
41058 46755 51005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.65% 46.80% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33914 38061 41756
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +141 144 £41,500 +14.48% 6
London -3 41 £36,500 -8.75% 8
North West +25 19 £50,000 +66.66% 5
West Midlands -4 19 £45,000 +28.57%
South West -8 8 £30,750 -6.81% 2
East of England +1 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Yorkshire -11 4 £37,500 +25.00%
North East - 4 £40,000 -
Sophos
UK

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 315 (72.41%) Windows
2 261 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 157 (36.09%) Active Directory
4 134 (30.80%) Windows Server
5 127 (29.20%) VMware
6 123 (28.28%) Firewall
6 123 (28.28%) MS Exchange
7 117 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
8 105 (24.14%) MS Office
9 104 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
10 101 (23.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 101 (23.22%) ITIL
11 99 (22.76%) MS Excel
11 99 (22.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 95 (21.84%) Cisco
13 94 (21.61%) Python
14 93 (21.38%) C++
14 93 (21.38%) HP
15 91 (20.92%) DNS
16 89 (20.46%) SQL Server
17 86 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
18 85 (19.54%) C#
19 84 (19.31%) Linux
20 81 (18.62%) Citrix
21 80 (18.39%) Java
21 80 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
22 76 (17.47%) QA
23 75 (17.24%) Windows 7
24 73 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2013
25 72 (16.55%) Data Protection

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
1 123 (28.28%) MS Exchange
2 73 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 68 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (10.57%) SharePoint
5 30 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (4.60%) Skype for Business
8 19 (4.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (2.53%) Tomcat
10 10 (2.30%) IIS
11 9 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (1.15%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.92%) IBM Domino
15 3 (0.69%) Apache
16 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 105 (24.14%) MS Office
2 99 (22.76%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.69%) MS Project
3 3 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.38%) Bankmaster
2 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 55 (12.64%) Office 365
2 28 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.99%) SaaS
5 12 (2.76%) Mimecast
6 11 (2.53%) GitHub
7 8 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.38%) Google Apps
9 5 (1.15%) IaaS
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 123 (28.28%) Firewall
2 91 (20.92%) DNS
3 70 (16.09%) SAN
4 68 (15.63%) DHCP
5 55 (12.64%) Internet
6 47 (10.80%) VPN
7 45 (10.34%) TCP/IP
8 44 (10.11%) LAN
9 37 (8.51%) WAN
10 30 (6.90%) VoIP
11 28 (6.44%) Network Security
12 25 (5.75%) iSCSI
13 23 (5.29%) SMTP
14 22 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (4.37%) VLAN
15 19 (4.37%) Wireless
16 16 (3.68%) IPsec
17 14 (3.22%) FTP
18 12 (2.76%) Cisco IOS
18 12 (2.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (20.46%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (2.99%) Data Mining
6 11 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.53%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.07%) Big Data
8 5 (1.15%) MySQL
9 2 (0.46%) Navicat
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 15 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 12 (2.76%) Visual Studio
2 12 (2.76%) WinDbg
3 11 (2.53%) Bitbucket
3 11 (2.53%) Maven
4 4 (0.92%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.69%) JIRA
6 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (9.66%) Finance
2 20 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.53%) Marketing
5 10 (2.30%) Back Office
6 8 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.61%) Advertising
8 6 (1.38%) Banking
8 6 (1.38%) Retail
9 4 (0.92%) Publishing
10 3 (0.69%) Legal
11 2 (0.46%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (13.79%) Analyst
2 57 (13.10%) Software Engineer
3 48 (11.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 38 (8.74%) Administrator
5 35 (8.05%) C++ Software Engineer
5 35 (8.05%) Java Engineer
5 35 (8.05%) Java Software Engineer
5 35 (8.05%) Support Analyst
6 34 (7.82%) C# Software Engineer
7 33 (7.59%) IT Engineer
7 33 (7.59%) Support Engineer
8 27 (6.21%) Architect
8 27 (6.21%) Systems Administrator
9 26 (5.98%) IT Support
10 23 (5.29%) Network Engineer
10 23 (5.29%) Senior Software Engineer
10 23 (5.29%) Windows Administrator
11 20 (4.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 20 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support
12 19 (4.37%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.67%) .NET
2 20 (4.60%) Web Services
3 17 (3.91%) HTML
4 12 (2.76%) STL
5 11 (2.53%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (2.53%) Flash
5 11 (2.53%) JDBC
5 11 (2.53%) JNDI
5 11 (2.53%) JSON
5 11 (2.53%) Middleware
6 9 (2.07%) Regular Expression
7 5 (1.15%) RESTful
7 5 (1.15%) SOAP
7 5 (1.15%) XML
8 4 (0.92%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.69%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.69%) Velocity
10 2 (0.46%) COM
11 1 (0.23%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 104 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.29%) Clustering
3 22 (5.06%) EqualLogic
4 20 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.14%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.91%) Blog
7 16 (3.68%) Data Centre
7 16 (3.68%) User Experience
8 14 (3.22%) Replication
9 13 (2.99%) Blackberry
10 11 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.61%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.61%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.38%) iPhone
13 5 (1.15%) PMI
14 4 (0.92%) PKI
14 4 (0.92%) SCADA
15 3 (0.69%) Data Integration
15 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
16 2 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 315 (72.41%) Windows
2 134 (30.80%) Windows Server
3 101 (23.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 99 (22.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (19.31%) Linux
6 75 (17.24%) Windows 7
7 37 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (8.28%) Windows 10
9 32 (7.36%) Windows 8
10 31 (7.13%) Mac OS X
11 29 (6.67%) Unix
12 24 (5.52%) Windows XP
13 15 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
14 13 (2.99%) Windows 2000
15 9 (2.07%) AIX
15 9 (2.07%) Ubuntu
16 8 (1.84%) CentOS
16 8 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (1.61%) Android
17 7 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (26.90%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (23.22%) ITIL
3 72 (16.55%) Data Protection
4 66 (15.17%) Regression Testing
5 61 (14.02%) Pair Programming
6 59 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 58 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 47 (10.80%) Mentoring
9 41 (9.43%) Coaching
10 33 (7.59%) Computer Security
10 33 (7.59%) Incident Management
10 33 (7.59%) Test Automation
11 32 (7.36%) Information Security
12 30 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
12 30 (6.90%) Project Management
13 21 (4.83%) Service Delivery
14 19 (4.37%) High Availability
14 19 (4.37%) Reverse Engineering
15 18 (4.14%) ITIL V3
16 17 (3.91%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 94 (21.61%) Python
2 93 (21.38%) C++
3 85 (19.54%) C#
4 80 (18.39%) Java
5 60 (13.79%) SQL
6 40 (9.20%) C
7 38 (8.74%) Perl
8 31 (7.13%) JavaScript
9 30 (6.90%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.45%) VB
11 12 (2.76%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.76%) VC++
12 11 (2.53%) Apex Code
13 9 (2.07%) Tcl
14 8 (1.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (13.33%) MCSE
3 52 (11.95%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (10.34%) CCNA
5 42 (9.66%) Degree
6 36 (8.28%) MCSA
7 33 (7.59%) MCITP
8 17 (3.91%) Network+ Certification
9 16 (3.68%) CISSP
9 16 (3.68%) Citrix Certification
9 16 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (3.45%) MCP
11 14 (3.22%) CCNP
12 11 (2.53%) PMI Certification
13 9 (2.07%) A+ Certification
13 9 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (2.07%) MCDST
13 9 (2.07%) Security Cleared
14 8 (1.84%) SC Cleared
15 7 (1.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (17.47%) QA
2 21 (4.83%) SLA
3 9 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.84%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.92%) FISMA
5 4 (0.92%) ISO19770
5 4 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 157 (36.09%) Active Directory
2 80 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (15.40%) Hyper-V
4 40 (9.20%) vSphere
5 35 (8.05%) XenApp
6 21 (4.83%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (3.22%) Terminal Services
7 14 (3.22%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.53%) Docker
9 10 (2.30%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (1.15%) ProxySG
11 5 (1.15%) UAG
12 4 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.92%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.92%) vCloud
13 2 (0.46%) NFS
13 2 (0.46%) pfSense
13 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 57 (13.10%) Backup Exec
2 52 (11.95%) WSUS
3 48 (11.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 39 (8.97%) SCCM
5 18 (4.14%) NetBackup
6 15 (3.45%) HP SIM
7 12 (2.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 12 (2.76%) SCOM
8 11 (2.53%) Ansible
8 11 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (2.53%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 10 (2.30%) McAfee ePO
9 10 (2.30%) Nagios
10 7 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (1.15%) EdgeSight
11 5 (1.15%) Nessus
11 5 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.92%) Cacti
13 3 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.69%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 261 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 127 (29.20%) VMware
3 95 (21.84%) Cisco
4 93 (21.38%) HP
5 81 (18.62%) Citrix
6 72 (16.55%) Symantec
7 54 (12.41%) Dell
8 46 (10.57%) NetApp
9 36 (8.28%) Intel Security
10 35 (8.05%) Avaya
11 33 (7.59%) Veeam
12 28 (6.44%) SonicWALL
13 27 (6.21%) Apple
14 24 (5.52%) IBM
15 23 (5.29%) CheckPoint
15 23 (5.29%) Fortinet
15 23 (5.29%) Salesforce.com
16 18 (4.14%) EMC
16 18 (4.14%) SAP
16 18 (4.14%) SolarWinds
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trainline
Salary: Market leading salary
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: £Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Levett Consultancy
Salary: From £22,295 to £25,935 per annum including private Healthcare & Pensi
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Canary Wharf, London, South East, United Kingdom
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago