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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 573 586 593
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 55 79 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.41% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 72
Median salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,105 £23,550 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,750 £64,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +54.71%
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
16556 19351 21800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 42.20% 44.62% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14081 16291 17930
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

Sophos Salary Histogram in London

Sophos
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +49 16 £37,570 +0.18% 2
Croydon - 5 £34,000 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Sophos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 64 (68.82%) Windows
2 57 (61.29%) Active Directory
3 45 (48.39%) MS Office
4 38 (40.86%) ITIL
5 37 (39.78%) VMware
6 36 (38.71%) Microsoft
7 35 (37.63%) Citrix
8 34 (36.56%) Apple
9 31 (33.33%) Firewall
9 31 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 30 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (30.11%) MS Exchange
12 27 (29.03%) Finance
13 25 (26.88%) Cisco
14 24 (25.81%) Windows 7
15 23 (24.73%) Incident Management
16 22 (23.66%) HP
16 22 (23.66%) MCSE
16 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
16 22 (23.66%) Office 365
17 21 (22.58%) SCCM
18 20 (21.51%) Linux
18 20 (21.51%) Symantec
19 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (19.35%) SAN
20 18 (19.35%) Service Delivery
20 18 (19.35%) Coaching
21 17 (18.28%) Continuous Improvement
21 17 (18.28%) Change Control
21 17 (18.28%) Intel Security

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (30.11%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.38%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.23%) IIS
8 1 (1.08%) Apache
8 1 (1.08%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 45 (48.39%) MS Office
2 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Bankmaster
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (23.66%) Office 365
2 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.53%) Mimecast
3 6 (6.45%) Google Apps
4 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (33.33%) Firewall
2 18 (19.35%) SAN
3 17 (18.28%) DNS
4 15 (16.13%) DHCP
5 14 (15.05%) VoIP
6 11 (11.83%) LAN
6 11 (11.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (11.83%) VPN
6 11 (11.83%) WAN
7 10 (10.75%) Internet
8 9 (9.68%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (8.60%) Unified Communications
10 7 (7.53%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (6.45%) Wireless
12 5 (5.38%) FTP
12 5 (5.38%) IP Telephony
12 5 (5.38%) iSCSI
12 5 (5.38%) Network Security
12 5 (5.38%) VLAN
13 4 (4.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.08%) GIS
5 1 (1.08%) MS Access
5 1 (1.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.08%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (29.03%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Banking
3 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.45%) Publishing
4 5 (5.38%) Marketing
4 5 (5.38%) Retail
4 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Electronics
5 2 (2.15%) Legal
5 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.08%) Cantonese Language
6 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (27.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (25.81%) Analyst
3 20 (21.51%) Team Leader
4 18 (19.35%) 1st Line Support
5 17 (18.28%) Support Team Leader
6 15 (16.13%) Support Engineer
7 14 (15.05%) IT Engineer
8 13 (13.98%) IT Support
9 10 (10.75%) IT Analyst
9 10 (10.75%) IT Support Analyst
9 10 (10.75%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (10.75%) Support Analyst
10 9 (9.68%) Administrator
11 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Support
11 8 (8.60%) Security Analyst
11 8 (8.60%) Server Engineer
11 8 (8.60%) Systems Administrator
12 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 7 (7.53%) Security Engineer
12 7 (7.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) Dojo
1 1 (1.08%) GWT
1 1 (1.08%) J2EE
1 1 (1.08%) JSF
1 1 (1.08%) Web Services
1 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Blackberry
2 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.83%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (10.75%) iPhone
4 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.45%) iPad
6 5 (5.38%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.38%) EqualLogic
7 4 (4.30%) Replication
8 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.15%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.08%) Clustering
9 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (68.82%) Windows
2 31 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 24 (25.81%) Windows 7
4 20 (21.51%) Linux
5 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (15.05%) Windows 8
7 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (9.68%) Windows 10
9 7 (7.53%) Mac OS X
10 5 (5.38%) Unix
11 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.23%) Android
12 3 (3.23%) Mac OS
12 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000
12 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (3.23%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.08%) SUSE
13 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.86%) ITIL
2 23 (24.73%) Incident Management
3 18 (19.35%) Coaching
3 18 (19.35%) Service Delivery
4 17 (18.28%) Change Control
4 17 (18.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (18.28%) Problem Management
5 12 (12.90%) SIEM
6 11 (11.83%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (11.83%) Information Security
7 9 (9.68%) Data Protection
8 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (7.53%) Logistics
10 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.45%) Presales
10 6 (6.45%) Project Management
10 6 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (5.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) SQL
2 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.23%) C
5 2 (2.15%) VB
5 2 (2.15%) VBScript
6 1 (1.08%) Java
6 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (23.66%) MCSE
3 9 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.45%) CCNA
5 5 (5.38%) CCENT
5 5 (5.38%) Dell Certification
6 4 (4.30%) MCDST
7 3 (3.23%) CISSP
8 2 (2.15%) CCNP
8 2 (2.15%) Degree
8 2 (2.15%) MCSA
8 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.15%) PMP
9 1 (1.08%) CEH
9 1 (1.08%) CISM
9 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.08%) GIAC
9 1 (1.08%) GWAPT
9 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) ISO 9000
2 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 57 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.20%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.83%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (10.75%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (10.75%) vSphere
6 9 (9.68%) XenApp
7 5 (5.38%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (4.30%) Terminal Services
8 4 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.08%) NFS
10 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (22.58%) SCCM
2 15 (16.13%) NetBackup
3 10 (10.75%) Backup Exec
3 10 (10.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (8.60%) SCOM
5 7 (7.53%) Casper Suite
6 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (3.23%) SnapVault
7 3 (3.23%) WSUS
8 2 (2.15%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (2.15%) QRadar
9 1 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.08%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 37 (39.78%) VMware
2 36 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 35 (37.63%) Citrix
4 34 (36.56%) Apple
5 25 (26.88%) Cisco
6 22 (23.66%) HP
7 20 (21.51%) Symantec
8 17 (18.28%) Intel Security
9 12 (12.90%) Dell
10 11 (11.83%) Palo Alto
11 10 (10.75%) CheckPoint
12 9 (9.68%) NetApp
12 9 (9.68%) Oracle
13 7 (7.53%) Google
13 7 (7.53%) Qualys
13 7 (7.53%) Veeam
14 6 (6.45%) Adobe
14 6 (6.45%) Forcepoint
14 6 (6.45%) IBM
14 6 (6.45%) SAP
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