The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 176 174 159
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.12% 0.062% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.13% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £36,000 £27,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -16.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,050 £27,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
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 Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1555 1568 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 46.52% 48.32% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1189 1125
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Sophos
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Leeds

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Sophos Salary Histogram in Leeds

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SCDPM
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SMTP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IronPort
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago