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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 546 549 552
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 64 63 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 56
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
20062 20619 20871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.80% 47.42% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16912 16752 17437
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +15 13 £35,000 -4.10%
Ilford - 4 - -
Wembley 0 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Canary Wharf +20 2 £65,000 +8.33%
Bromley - 1 £25,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 92 (71.32%) Windows
2 68 (52.71%) Active Directory
3 60 (46.51%) VMware
4 56 (43.41%) MS Exchange
5 54 (41.86%) Microsoft
6 44 (34.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (33.33%) MS Office
8 41 (31.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (29.46%) Citrix
10 35 (27.13%) Windows 7
11 33 (25.58%) DNS
11 33 (25.58%) ITIL
12 32 (24.81%) VPN
13 31 (24.03%) TCP/IP
14 30 (23.26%) MS Excel
15 26 (20.16%) Windows Server 2003
16 25 (19.38%) Cisco
16 25 (19.38%) SharePoint
16 25 (19.38%) Windows Server 2012
17 23 (17.83%) Backup Exec
17 23 (17.83%) Finance
18 22 (17.05%) EMC
18 22 (17.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 22 (17.05%) Hyper-V
19 21 (16.28%) Firewall
20 20 (15.50%) Degree
20 20 (15.50%) Symantec
20 20 (15.50%) DHCP
20 20 (15.50%) SharePoint 2010
21 19 (14.73%) PowerShell

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 56 (43.41%) MS Exchange
2 25 (19.38%) SharePoint
3 22 (17.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 20 (15.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (10.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (6.20%) Lync
9 7 (5.43%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (3.10%) IIS
11 3 (2.33%) IBM Notes
11 3 (2.33%) ArcGIS
11 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.55%) Apache
13 1 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.78%) OnBase
13 1 (0.78%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.78%) WorkSite
Applications
1 43 (33.33%) MS Office
2 30 (23.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.75%) Office 365
2 3 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.55%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.58%) DNS
2 32 (24.81%) VPN
3 31 (24.03%) TCP/IP
4 21 (16.28%) Firewall
5 20 (15.50%) DHCP
6 12 (9.30%) LAN
7 11 (8.53%) Internet
8 10 (7.75%) SAN
8 10 (7.75%) Wireless
9 9 (6.98%) LDAP
9 9 (6.98%) Kerberos
10 7 (5.43%) SSH
11 6 (4.65%) SSL
12 4 (3.10%) Broadband
12 4 (3.10%) VoIP
12 4 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.10%) NetScaler
12 4 (3.10%) PuTTY
13 3 (2.33%) Network Security
13 3 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.55%) MySQL
3 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (17.83%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Marketing
3 6 (4.65%) Banking
4 5 (3.88%) Law
4 5 (3.88%) Advertising
5 4 (3.10%) Back Office
5 4 (3.10%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (32.56%) Analyst
2 20 (15.50%) Support Analyst
3 16 (12.40%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (10.08%) Service Analyst
4 13 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (10.08%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (7.75%) Administrator
5 10 (7.75%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (6.20%) Support Specialist
6 8 (6.20%) IT Support
7 6 (4.65%) Storage Analyst
7 6 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.65%) Senior Support Analyst
8 5 (3.88%) Security Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (3.88%) Desktop Support
8 5 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (3.88%) Technical Support
8 5 (3.88%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.33%) Web Services
2 2 (1.55%) JSP
3 1 (0.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.95%) Blackberry
2 15 (11.63%) Replication
3 11 (8.53%) Hedge funds
4 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.10%) iPhone
6 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.33%) GIS
8 2 (1.55%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.55%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.55%) Chemistry
8 2 (1.55%) User Experience
9 1 (0.78%) iPad
9 1 (0.78%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.78%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.78%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 92 (71.32%) Windows
2 44 (34.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (27.13%) Windows 7
4 26 (20.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (19.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (13.95%) Linux
7 13 (10.08%) Mac OS X
8 12 (9.30%) Windows XP
9 7 (5.43%) Windows 2000
10 6 (4.65%) Windows 8
11 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
11 5 (3.88%) Windows Vista
12 4 (3.10%) Android
13 3 (2.33%) UNIX
14 1 (0.78%) SUSE
14 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.58%) ITIL
2 9 (6.98%) Asset Management
3 8 (6.20%) CRM
4 7 (5.43%) E-Commerce
4 7 (5.43%) Change Management
4 7 (5.43%) Migration
4 7 (5.43%) Investment Management
4 7 (5.43%) Change Control
5 5 (3.88%) Time Management
5 5 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.10%) ITSM
6 4 (3.10%) Information Security
6 4 (3.10%) Project Management
6 4 (3.10%) ITIL V3
6 4 (3.10%) Cyber Security
6 4 (3.10%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.33%) Coaching
7 3 (2.33%) Data Migration
7 3 (2.33%) Image Processing
7 3 (2.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.73%) PowerShell
2 14 (10.85%) SQL
3 7 (5.43%) Perl
4 6 (4.65%) Python
5 3 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.55%) C
7 1 (0.78%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (15.50%) Degree
2 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (8.53%) MCSE
4 6 (4.65%) MCP
5 5 (3.88%) CCNA
5 5 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.10%) VCP4
6 4 (3.10%) CCNP
6 4 (3.10%) CCSA
7 3 (2.33%) GCWN
7 3 (2.33%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.33%) CISSP
7 3 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.55%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.78%) MCDST
9 1 (0.78%) MCITP
9 1 (0.78%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (52.71%) Active Directory
2 41 (31.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (17.05%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.53%) XenApp
4 11 (8.53%) vCloud
5 10 (7.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (6.20%) vSphere
6 8 (6.20%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.10%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (3.10%) XenServer
7 4 (3.10%) UAG
8 3 (2.33%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.78%) SpamAssassin
10 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (17.83%) Backup Exec
2 19 (14.73%) SCCM
3 15 (11.63%) WSUS
3 15 (11.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 15 (11.63%) Legato
4 11 (8.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.88%) Casper Suite
6 3 (2.33%) HP SIM
6 3 (2.33%) SCOM
6 3 (2.33%) Cacti
7 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.78%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.78%) Nagios
7 1 (0.78%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.78%) WMI
Vendors
1 60 (46.51%) VMware
2 54 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 38 (29.46%) Citrix
4 25 (19.38%) Cisco
5 22 (17.05%) EMC
6 20 (15.50%) Symantec
7 19 (14.73%) NetApp
8 17 (13.18%) Apple
8 17 (13.18%) Veeam
9 13 (10.08%) HP
10 11 (8.53%) Brocade
10 11 (8.53%) Mitel
11 10 (7.75%) CheckPoint
12 9 (6.98%) Bloomberg
12 9 (6.98%) Juniper
12 9 (6.98%) F5
13 8 (6.20%) McAfee
13 8 (6.20%) Reuters
14 7 (5.43%) Veritas
14 7 (5.43%) SonicWALL
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
London, United Kingdom
International Students House
Salary: £36,000 - £42,000 p.a., dependent on skills and experience.
Posted: Yesterday
West London
International Students House
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Pension, Meal Allowance, Health Plan
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
Wembley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago