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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
England / London
Rank 544 597 582
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 34 39 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.095% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.21% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 55
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%

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
14237 18183 20006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 42.73% 44.19% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11709 15335 16862
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +48 6 £43,000 +14.66%
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £46,000 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 83 (89.25%) Windows
2 51 (54.84%) Firewall
3 45 (48.39%) Active Directory
4 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
5 35 (37.63%) Cisco
6 33 (35.48%) CheckPoint
6 33 (35.48%) Windows Server
7 31 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 31 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (31.18%) Linux
9 28 (30.11%) Degree
10 26 (27.96%) Finance
10 26 (27.96%) MS Office
11 25 (26.88%) VMware
11 25 (26.88%) Windows 7
12 24 (25.81%) Information Security
13 23 (24.73%) TCP/IP
13 23 (24.73%) Risk Management
13 23 (24.73%) SIEM
14 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (20.43%) Backup Exec
15 19 (20.43%) Penetration Testing
15 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
16 18 (19.35%) MS Exchange
17 17 (18.28%) ITIL
17 17 (18.28%) SQL
17 17 (18.28%) Network Security
18 16 (17.20%) Qualys
18 16 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (17.20%) Fortinet

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 18 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.05%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (10.75%) ArcGIS
3 10 (10.75%) WebSphere
3 10 (10.75%) WebSphere Portal
4 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (6.45%) IBM Notes
7 5 (5.38%) Apache
7 5 (5.38%) Apache Spark
8 4 (4.30%) Skype for Business
9 3 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (2.15%) IBM Domino
11 1 (1.08%) Confluence
11 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (27.96%) MS Office
2 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 10 (10.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.08%) Bankmaster
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Office 365
2 8 (8.60%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (7.53%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (54.84%) Firewall
2 23 (24.73%) TCP/IP
3 17 (18.28%) Network Security
4 16 (17.20%) VPN
5 13 (13.98%) DNS
6 10 (10.75%) LAN
6 10 (10.75%) NetScreen
7 9 (9.68%) DHCP
8 8 (8.60%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (8.60%) WAN
9 6 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (5.38%) Internet
10 5 (5.38%) VoIP
10 5 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (5.38%) Wireless
11 3 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (3.23%) DEFINITY
11 3 (3.23%) LDAP
11 3 (3.23%) SAN
11 3 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) GIS
2 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database
2 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.38%) Big Data
3 5 (5.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) ClearCase
1 10 (10.75%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 26 (27.96%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Publishing
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) Marketing
5 3 (3.23%) Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Front Office
6 2 (2.15%) Back Office
6 2 (2.15%) French Language
7 1 (1.08%) Advertising
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Analyst
2 17 (18.28%) Security Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) IT Analyst
4 13 (13.98%) IT Security Analyst
5 11 (11.83%) Security Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Development Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Integration Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Software Development Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Software Integration Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) SOC Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Java Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Operations Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (7.53%) Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) IT Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) IT Security Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) Security Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) Windows Consultant
10 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) Elastic Stack
1 15 (16.13%) Regular Expression
2 10 (10.75%) Dojo
2 10 (10.75%) GWT
2 10 (10.75%) J2EE
2 10 (10.75%) JSF
2 10 (10.75%) Web Services
2 10 (10.75%) XML
3 5 (5.38%) PCRE
4 3 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.45%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.38%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (4.30%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.23%) Clustering
7 3 (3.23%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.15%) EPoS
8 2 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.15%) Handset
8 2 (2.15%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.15%) iPhone
8 2 (2.15%) iSeries
9 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.08%) CMDB
9 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 83 (89.25%) Windows
2 33 (35.48%) Windows Server
3 29 (31.18%) Linux
4 25 (26.88%) Windows 7
5 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.83%) Windows 8
7 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.38%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.30%) Android
10 4 (4.30%) Mac OS X
10 4 (4.30%) Unix
10 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
11 3 (3.23%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (25.81%) Information Security
3 23 (24.73%) Risk Management
3 23 (24.73%) SIEM
4 19 (20.43%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (18.28%) ITIL
6 15 (16.13%) Computer Forensics
6 15 (16.13%) Cyber Intelligence
6 15 (16.13%) Identity Access Management
6 15 (16.13%) Malware Analysis
6 15 (16.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 13 (13.98%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (13.98%) Security Operations
8 12 (12.90%) Configuration Management
8 12 (12.90%) Web Filtering
9 10 (10.75%) Business Continuity
9 10 (10.75%) Image Processing
9 10 (10.75%) Migration
9 10 (10.75%) Process Management
9 10 (10.75%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.28%) SQL
2 15 (16.13%) Bash Shell
2 15 (16.13%) Python
2 15 (16.13%) Ruby
3 10 (10.75%) Java
3 10 (10.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.75%) PL/SQL
4 9 (9.68%) C
5 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.23%) VBA
7 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) VB
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (30.11%) Degree
2 16 (17.20%) CEH
3 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (12.90%) CISM
5 11 (11.83%) Security Cleared
6 10 (10.75%) CREST Certified
6 10 (10.75%) DV Cleared
6 10 (10.75%) ISTQB
6 10 (10.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (8.60%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (8.60%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (8.60%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (6.45%) CISSP
9 5 (5.38%) GCIH
9 5 (5.38%) OSCP
10 4 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (4.30%) MCSE
11 3 (3.23%) CCNA
11 3 (3.23%) CCNP
12 1 (1.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (12.90%) PCI DSS
3 9 (9.68%) SLA
4 7 (7.53%) GPG13
System Software
1 45 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (16.13%) Snort
4 10 (10.75%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.38%) HDFS
5 5 (5.38%) XenServer
6 4 (4.30%) vSphere
6 4 (4.30%) XenApp
7 2 (2.15%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (20.43%) Backup Exec
2 16 (17.20%) QRadar
3 14 (15.05%) Kibana
3 14 (15.05%) logstash
4 12 (12.90%) CSIRT
5 10 (10.75%) RSA enVision
5 10 (10.75%) SCCM
6 8 (8.60%) AirWatch
6 8 (8.60%) Nmap
7 7 (7.53%) SCOM
8 5 (5.38%) Fluentd
8 5 (5.38%) NetBackup
8 5 (5.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (3.23%) Ansible
11 2 (2.15%) Jamf Pro
12 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (1.08%) Nagios
12 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 35 (37.63%) Cisco
3 33 (35.48%) CheckPoint
4 31 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 25 (26.88%) VMware
6 16 (17.20%) ArcSight
6 16 (17.20%) FireEye
6 16 (17.20%) Fortinet
6 16 (17.20%) Qualys
7 15 (16.13%) AlienVault
7 15 (16.13%) Juniper
7 15 (16.13%) LogRhythm
7 15 (16.13%) Oracle
7 15 (16.13%) Sourcefire
7 15 (16.13%) Splunk
7 15 (16.13%) TippingPoint
8 14 (15.05%) Intel Security
9 12 (12.90%) Symantec
10 10 (10.75%) Citrix
10 10 (10.75%) ESRI
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