The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank - 100 76
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.078% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.15% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £21,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -
Sophos
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
537 670 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.13% 52.55% 55.16%
Number of salaries quoted 386 530 438
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Sophos
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Essex

Sophos
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Draytek
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) AVG
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VDSL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) ADSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VDSL
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support
1 4 (100.00%) Server Support
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Server Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) AVG
1 4 (100.00%) Draytek
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
Chelmsford
Capita plc
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago