The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 38 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.37% 1.14% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 2.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -12.50%
Sophos
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
167 96 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 62.31% 54.86% 62.00%
Number of salaries quoted 132 93 108
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Sophos
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Farnborough

Sophos
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware