The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 106 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.085% 0.60% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 1.35% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +16.94%
Sophos
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
554 443 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.15% 44.57% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 465 377 439
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Sophos
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Cheltenham - 1 £29,000 -
Sophos
South West

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) IPX
3 1 (33.33%) IPX/SPX
3 1 (33.33%) PPP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPX
1 1 (33.33%) IPX/SPX
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) PPP
1 1 (33.33%) PPTP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec