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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 171 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.059% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1662 1478 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.46% 43.53% 47.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1311 1135 1057
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015.

Sophos Salary Histogram in Leeds

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) Ethernet
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Dell
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) Clustering
2 7 (53.85%) Network Design
2 7 (53.85%) CentOS
2 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) SSL
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) MCSE
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) SCDPM
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) VLAN
5 4 (30.77%) JIRA

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (30.77%) nginx
2 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) Ethernet
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) SSL
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) PBX
4 4 (30.77%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) CentOS
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Network Design
2 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCSE
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCDPM
2 4 (30.77%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Dell
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Akamai
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) IronPort
4 1 (7.69%) Trend Micro
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