The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 560 586 517
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -69
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 73 74 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.32% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 63 36 86
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,262 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £28,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
Sophos
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20741 22771 21391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.63% 46.52% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17368 18751 17723
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sophos
Salary Trend in London

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

Sophos Salary Trend in London

Sophos
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Sophos Salary Histogram in London

Sophos
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +38 9 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Bromley - 6 £30,000 -
Ilford - 5 - -
Canary Wharf - 5 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Wembley - 1 £37,500 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 100 (72.46%) Windows
2 86 (62.32%) Active Directory
3 67 (48.55%) Microsoft
4 63 (45.65%) MS Exchange
5 61 (44.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (43.48%) VMware
7 51 (36.96%) Windows 7
8 45 (32.61%) Citrix
9 42 (30.43%) ITIL
10 41 (29.71%) Firewall
11 40 (28.99%) DNS
12 38 (27.54%) MS Office
12 38 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 38 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (23.91%) Cisco
14 32 (23.19%) TCP/IP
14 32 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
15 30 (21.74%) MS Excel
16 28 (20.29%) HP
16 28 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
17 26 (18.84%) DHCP
18 25 (18.12%) VPN
19 24 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 24 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
20 23 (16.67%) SCCM
20 23 (16.67%) Backup Exec
21 22 (15.94%) PowerShell
21 22 (15.94%) Degree
21 22 (15.94%) Finance
22 20 (14.49%) McAfee

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 63 (45.65%) MS Exchange
2 32 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 24 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (13.77%) SharePoint
6 13 (9.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (6.52%) Lync
8 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (3.62%) IIS
9 5 (3.62%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (2.17%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (1.45%) WorkSite
11 2 (1.45%) Apache
12 1 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 38 (27.54%) MS Office
2 30 (21.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.62%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.70%) Office 365
2 9 (6.52%) SaaS
3 6 (4.35%) Mimecast
4 3 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.45%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (29.71%) Firewall
2 40 (28.99%) DNS
3 32 (23.19%) TCP/IP
4 26 (18.84%) DHCP
5 25 (18.12%) VPN
6 10 (7.25%) SAN
7 8 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (5.80%) SSL
7 8 (5.80%) LAN
8 7 (5.07%) Wireless
8 7 (5.07%) WAN
9 6 (4.35%) NetScaler
9 6 (4.35%) Kerberos
9 6 (4.35%) LDAP
10 5 (3.62%) Internet
10 5 (3.62%) Broadband
10 5 (3.62%) SMTP
10 5 (3.62%) SSH
10 5 (3.62%) IP Telephony
10 5 (3.62%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.17%) MySQL
2 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.72%) QlikView
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 22 (15.94%) Finance
2 5 (3.62%) Back Office
2 5 (3.62%) Law
3 4 (2.90%) Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Investment Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Marketing
4 3 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (1.45%) Local Government
5 2 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (31.16%) Analyst
2 27 (19.57%) Support Analyst
3 14 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (8.70%) Administrator
5 11 (7.97%) Service Analyst
5 11 (7.97%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (7.97%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (7.25%) Team Leader
6 10 (7.25%) Network Support
6 10 (7.25%) Consultant
6 10 (7.25%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 9 (6.52%) IT Support
8 7 (5.07%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Technical Leader
9 6 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (4.35%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.72%) EDI
1 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.49%) Blackberry
1 20 (14.49%) Replication
2 12 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.97%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.62%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.62%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.62%) Fat Client
4 5 (3.62%) iPhone
5 3 (2.17%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.45%) iPad
6 2 (1.45%) Clustering
6 2 (1.45%) PKI
6 2 (1.45%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.72%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 100 (72.46%) Windows
2 61 (44.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (36.96%) Windows 7
4 38 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (12.32%) Windows 8
7 13 (9.42%) Windows XP
8 12 (8.70%) Linux
8 12 (8.70%) Mac OS X
9 6 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 5 (3.62%) Android
11 3 (2.17%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.45%) UNIX
13 1 (0.72%) Solaris
13 1 (0.72%) VMS
13 1 (0.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.43%) ITIL
2 10 (7.25%) SIEM
3 8 (5.80%) Asset Management
4 7 (5.07%) E-Commerce
4 7 (5.07%) CRM
4 7 (5.07%) Data Management
4 7 (5.07%) Change Control
4 7 (5.07%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (4.35%) Migration
5 6 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (3.62%) Change Management
6 5 (3.62%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.90%) IT Asset Management
7 4 (2.90%) ITIL V3
7 4 (2.90%) Investment Management
7 4 (2.90%) Project Management
8 3 (2.17%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.17%) Time Management
8 3 (2.17%) Coaching
9 2 (1.45%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.94%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.97%) SQL
3 6 (4.35%) Python
3 6 (4.35%) Perl
4 3 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.94%) Degree
2 11 (7.97%) MCSE
2 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.35%) MCP
4 5 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.62%) CCSA
5 4 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.17%) MCSA
6 3 (2.17%) CCNA
7 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.45%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.72%) CCNP
8 1 (0.72%) MCDST
8 1 (0.72%) MCITP
8 1 (0.72%) MCPD
8 1 (0.72%) CCENT
8 1 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (62.32%) Active Directory
2 38 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (14.49%) XenApp
4 15 (10.87%) Hyper-V
5 12 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (6.52%) vCloud
7 8 (5.80%) VMware ESX
8 7 (5.07%) vSphere
9 6 (4.35%) XenServer
10 5 (3.62%) Terminal Services
11 4 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (2.90%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (2.90%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.45%) UAG
12 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.72%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 23 (16.67%) SCCM
1 23 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 11 (7.97%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (6.52%) WSUS
4 8 (5.80%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (5.80%) Legato
5 5 (3.62%) Casper Suite
6 3 (2.17%) SCOM
6 3 (2.17%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.17%) Cacti
6 3 (2.17%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.45%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.72%) Nagios
8 1 (0.72%) WMI
8 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.72%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 67 (48.55%) Microsoft
2 60 (43.48%) VMware
3 45 (32.61%) Citrix
4 33 (23.91%) Cisco
5 28 (20.29%) HP
6 20 (14.49%) McAfee
7 19 (13.77%) Symantec
8 17 (12.32%) EMC
9 16 (11.59%) Apple
10 15 (10.87%) NetApp
11 14 (10.14%) CheckPoint
12 13 (9.42%) WatchGuard
13 12 (8.70%) Mitel
14 11 (7.97%) ProCurve
14 11 (7.97%) Veeam
15 10 (7.25%) Avaya
16 9 (6.52%) Brocade
17 8 (5.80%) SonicWALL
18 7 (5.07%) Juniper
19 6 (4.35%) F5
London
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown Group
Salary: commission
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + commission
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: £43k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago