The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sophos PLC.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +9.43%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1630 1342 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 42.96% 48.20% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1071 997
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sophos
West Yorkshire

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) VMware