The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.04% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £37,500 £29,250
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +28.20%
Sophos
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
41 81 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 21.24% 43.78% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 25
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £34,563
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +21.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Sophos
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Halifax

Sophos
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 5 (100.00%) ScanSafe
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (100.00%) Mimecast
1 5 (100.00%) Nexpose

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Rapid7
1 5 (100.00%) ScanSafe