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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 674 788 810
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +22
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 232 165 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 127 123 142
Median salary £39,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £51,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +33.92%
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
40274 47666 50810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.92% 46.32% 46.70%
Number of salaries quoted 33185 38989 41162
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

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 July 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 July 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 +126 116 £40,000 -2.85% 15
London +17 54 £40,000 - 6
West Midlands +7 15 £46,000 +31.42% 3
North West +32 14 £43,750 +29.62%
Yorkshire +38 12 £45,000 +50.00% 1
South West +18 12 £26,250 -38.23%
East of England +2 8 £25,395 -16.73%
East Midlands +14 1 £27,500 -
Sophos
UK

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 310 (65.54%) Windows
2 247 (52.22%) Microsoft
3 177 (37.42%) Active Directory
4 130 (27.48%) Windows Server
5 126 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
6 121 (25.58%) MS Office
6 121 (25.58%) Firewall
7 120 (25.37%) VMware
8 118 (24.95%) MS Exchange
9 116 (24.52%) Analytical Skills
10 107 (22.62%) Cisco
11 105 (22.20%) C++
12 101 (21.35%) ITIL
13 100 (21.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 99 (20.93%) Python
15 96 (20.30%) MS Excel
16 94 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
17 89 (18.82%) Linux
18 88 (18.60%) Java
19 86 (18.18%) DNS
20 84 (17.76%) Microsoft Certification
20 84 (17.76%) C#
21 80 (16.91%) Windows 7
22 78 (16.49%) HP
23 77 (16.28%) Citrix
23 77 (16.28%) SQL Server
24 76 (16.07%) Software Engineering
25 75 (15.86%) QA
25 75 (15.86%) VMware Infrastructure
26 72 (15.22%) Symantec

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
1 118 (24.95%) MS Exchange
2 66 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 52 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 30 (6.34%) SharePoint
6 21 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (2.33%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.90%) IIS
8 9 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.48%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2000
10 6 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.63%) IBM Domino
11 3 (0.63%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.42%) Apache
Applications
1 121 (25.58%) MS Office
2 96 (20.30%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.63%) MS Project
4 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Bankmaster
2 3 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 58 (12.26%) Office 365
2 31 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.59%) Mimecast
4 12 (2.54%) SaaS
5 11 (2.33%) GitHub
6 7 (1.48%) IaaS
7 6 (1.27%) Google Apps
8 5 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 121 (25.58%) Firewall
2 86 (18.18%) DNS
3 62 (13.11%) DHCP
4 61 (12.90%) SAN
5 51 (10.78%) Internet
6 48 (10.15%) TCP/IP
7 39 (8.25%) VPN
8 37 (7.82%) VoIP
9 36 (7.61%) LAN
9 36 (7.61%) WAN
10 25 (5.29%) SMTP
11 23 (4.86%) VLAN
11 23 (4.86%) Wi-Fi
12 22 (4.65%) Network Security
13 21 (4.44%) iSCSI
14 16 (3.38%) Remote Desktop
15 15 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (3.17%) FTP
16 14 (2.96%) IPsec
17 13 (2.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (2.96%) MongoDB
5 14 (2.96%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.54%) Big Data
7 10 (2.11%) Data Mining
7 10 (2.11%) MySQL
8 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.63%) OLAP
9 3 (0.63%) OLTP
9 3 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.63%) Redis
9 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (2.75%) WinDbg
2 12 (2.54%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (2.33%) Bitbucket
3 11 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.33%) Maven
4 3 (0.63%) JIRA
5 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.21%) Burp Suite
General
1 59 (12.47%) Finance
2 24 (5.07%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.75%) Manufacturing
3 13 (2.75%) Marketing
4 11 (2.33%) Retail
5 10 (2.11%) Banking
5 10 (2.11%) Legal
6 8 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.06%) Advertising
8 4 (0.85%) Publishing
9 3 (0.63%) Electronics
10 2 (0.42%) Games
10 2 (0.42%) German Language
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Cantonese Language
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 81 (17.12%) Analyst
2 72 (15.22%) Software Engineer
3 45 (9.51%) Support Engineer
4 44 (9.30%) Support Analyst
5 42 (8.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 42 (8.88%) IT Engineer
6 36 (7.61%) 1st Line Support
6 36 (7.61%) IT Support
7 33 (6.98%) C++ Software Engineer
7 33 (6.98%) Java Engineer
7 33 (6.98%) Java Software Engineer
8 32 (6.77%) Administrator
9 31 (6.55%) C# Software Engineer
9 31 (6.55%) Senior Software Engineer
10 27 (5.71%) Team Leader
11 26 (5.50%) IT Analyst
12 24 (5.07%) Developer
12 24 (5.07%) IT Support Engineer
13 23 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (4.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.71%) .NET
1 27 (5.71%) Web Services
2 22 (4.65%) HTML
3 14 (2.96%) Middleware
4 13 (2.75%) Flash
5 12 (2.54%) Regular Expression
5 12 (2.54%) STL
6 11 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (2.33%) JDBC
6 11 (2.33%) JNDI
6 11 (2.33%) JSON
6 11 (2.33%) XML
7 8 (1.69%) RESTful
7 8 (1.69%) SOAP
8 4 (0.85%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.63%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.63%) COM
9 3 (0.63%) CSS
10 1 (0.21%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.21%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 116 (24.52%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.34%) Management Information System
3 28 (5.92%) Blackberry
4 22 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 19 (4.02%) User Experience
6 18 (3.81%) Blog
6 18 (3.81%) Clustering
6 18 (3.81%) EqualLogic
7 16 (3.38%) Data Centre
7 16 (3.38%) Replication
8 14 (2.96%) iPhone
8 14 (2.96%) Virtual Team
9 12 (2.54%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (2.11%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.90%) iPad
12 6 (1.27%) PMI
12 6 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (1.06%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.63%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 310 (65.54%) Windows
2 130 (27.48%) Windows Server
3 100 (21.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 94 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (18.82%) Linux
6 80 (16.91%) Windows 7
7 46 (9.73%) Windows 10
8 42 (8.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (8.46%) Windows 8
10 33 (6.98%) Mac OS X
11 28 (5.92%) Unix
12 21 (4.44%) Windows XP
13 15 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
14 12 (2.54%) Windows 2000
15 9 (1.90%) Mac OS
16 8 (1.69%) Ubuntu
17 7 (1.48%) Android
18 6 (1.27%) Debian
18 6 (1.27%) Windows Vista
19 4 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (26.64%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (21.35%) ITIL
3 76 (16.07%) Software Engineering
4 70 (14.80%) Data Protection
5 69 (14.59%) Regression Testing
6 68 (14.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 68 (14.38%) Pair Programming
7 62 (13.11%) Coaching
8 58 (12.26%) Mentoring
9 43 (9.09%) Project Management
10 42 (8.88%) Information Security
11 37 (7.82%) Incident Management
12 36 (7.61%) Test Automation
13 34 (7.19%) Change Control
13 34 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
14 33 (6.98%) Computer Security
15 32 (6.77%) Service Delivery
16 25 (5.29%) Kalman Filter
17 24 (5.07%) Workflow
18 23 (4.86%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 105 (22.20%) C++
2 99 (20.93%) Python
3 88 (18.60%) Java
4 84 (17.76%) C#
5 64 (13.53%) SQL
6 51 (10.78%) C
7 37 (7.82%) Perl
8 36 (7.61%) JavaScript
9 33 (6.98%) PowerShell
10 14 (2.96%) Apex Code
10 14 (2.96%) VB
11 12 (2.54%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.54%) VC++
12 9 (1.90%) Tcl
12 9 (1.90%) VBScript
13 3 (0.63%) PHP
13 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 84 (17.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (13.74%) MCSE
3 50 (10.57%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (9.30%) CCNA
5 43 (9.09%) Degree
6 33 (6.98%) MCSA
7 20 (4.23%) MCITP
8 17 (3.59%) CISSP
8 17 (3.59%) MCP
8 17 (3.59%) Network+ Certification
9 11 (2.33%) PMI Certification
9 11 (2.33%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (1.69%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.27%) CCNP
13 6 (1.27%) MCDST
14 5 (1.06%) CCENT
14 5 (1.06%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (15.86%) QA
2 32 (6.77%) SLA
3 27 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.06%) ISO19770
6 3 (0.63%) FISMA
7 2 (0.42%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.21%) COBIT
8 1 (0.21%) HL7
8 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 177 (37.42%) Active Directory
2 75 (15.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (13.11%) Hyper-V
4 34 (7.19%) vSphere
5 24 (5.07%) XenApp
6 23 (4.86%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (3.81%) Terminal Services
8 17 (3.59%) Virtual Servers
9 14 (2.96%) VMware ESX
10 12 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (2.33%) Docker
11 11 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
12 8 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (1.69%) XenDesktop
13 5 (1.06%) ProxySG
14 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.85%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.85%) UAG
15 3 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 49 (10.36%) Norton AntiVirus
2 40 (8.46%) Backup Exec
3 34 (7.19%) SCCM
4 33 (6.98%) WSUS
5 23 (4.86%) NetBackup
6 14 (2.96%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 12 (2.54%) SCOM
8 11 (2.33%) Ansible
8 11 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (1.48%) Nagios
10 7 (1.48%) Nessus
11 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 5 (1.06%) HP SIM
12 5 (1.06%) Nexpose
13 3 (0.63%) Casper Suite
13 3 (0.63%) Simpana
13 3 (0.63%) SnapVault
13 3 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 247 (52.22%) Microsoft
2 120 (25.37%) VMware
3 107 (22.62%) Cisco
4 78 (16.49%) HP
5 77 (16.28%) Citrix
6 72 (15.22%) Symantec
7 42 (8.88%) Intel Security
8 41 (8.67%) Apple
9 40 (8.46%) Dell
10 38 (8.03%) Veeam
11 35 (7.40%) NetApp
12 28 (5.92%) Avaya
13 27 (5.71%) CheckPoint
14 24 (5.07%) IBM
14 24 (5.07%) Salesforce.com
15 21 (4.44%) SonicWALL
16 20 (4.23%) SolarWinds
17 17 (3.59%) EMC
17 17 (3.59%) Oracle
18 16 (3.38%) SAP
Chessington, Surrey
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £24k - 25k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38640 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + company car, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago