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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 550 616 599
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -17
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 48 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.096% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 57
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,250 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,750 £35,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +17.64%
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
14788 19314 21330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 41.78% 44.15% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12319 15992 17808
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +34 3 £49,500 +32.00% 1
Hounslow - 2 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £52,500 -
New Malden - 1 £50,000 -
Romford - 1 £30,000 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 88 (83.02%) Windows
2 54 (50.94%) Active Directory
3 44 (41.51%) Firewall
4 43 (40.57%) Windows Server
5 41 (38.68%) Microsoft
6 36 (33.96%) Cisco
7 35 (33.02%) Linux
7 35 (33.02%) MS Office
8 34 (32.08%) Finance
9 32 (30.19%) Cybersecurity
10 29 (27.36%) Palo Alto
11 28 (26.42%) ITIL
12 27 (25.47%) MS Exchange
12 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (25.47%) VMware
12 27 (25.47%) Windows 7
13 26 (24.53%) SQL Server
13 26 (24.53%) SQL
14 25 (23.58%) SIEM
15 23 (21.70%) Apple
15 23 (21.70%) Symantec
15 23 (21.70%) Information Security
16 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2008
17 20 (18.87%) Qualys
17 20 (18.87%) Oracle
17 20 (18.87%) Citrix
18 19 (17.92%) DNS
18 19 (17.92%) Intel Security
18 19 (17.92%) SCCM
18 19 (17.92%) Windows 8

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 27 (25.47%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.43%) ArcGIS
2 10 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (9.43%) WebSphere
2 10 (9.43%) WebSphere Portal
3 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.60%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (5.66%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.89%) Apache
8 2 (1.89%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.89%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (33.02%) MS Office
2 16 (15.09%) MS Excel
3 10 (9.43%) Photoshop
4 5 (4.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.83%) Bankmaster
2 3 (2.83%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.32%) Office 365
2 9 (8.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (41.51%) Firewall
2 19 (17.92%) DNS
3 16 (15.09%) DHCP
4 15 (14.15%) TCP/IP
5 14 (13.21%) SAN
6 11 (10.38%) Network Security
6 11 (10.38%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (9.43%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (9.43%) LAN
7 10 (9.43%) VoIP
8 8 (7.55%) Unified Communications
8 8 (7.55%) VPN
8 8 (7.55%) WAN
9 7 (6.60%) Wireless
10 6 (5.66%) Internet
10 6 (5.66%) NetScreen
11 5 (4.72%) iSCSI
12 4 (3.77%) IP Telephony
12 4 (3.77%) LDAP
12 4 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.43%) GIS
2 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database
2 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.89%) Big Data
5 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (9.43%) ClearCase
1 10 (9.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.94%) Burp Suite
General
1 34 (32.08%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Publishing
3 10 (9.43%) Banking
4 6 (5.66%) Retail
5 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.83%) Front Office
6 3 (2.83%) Marketing
7 2 (1.89%) Back Office
7 2 (1.89%) French Language
8 1 (0.94%) Advertising
8 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (21.70%) Analyst
2 19 (17.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (11.32%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.38%) Consultant
5 10 (9.43%) Development Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Integration Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) IT Consultant
5 10 (9.43%) IT Security Consultant
5 10 (9.43%) Security Consultant
5 10 (9.43%) Security Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Software Development Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Software Integration Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Security Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Senior Security Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.55%) Support Team Leader
7 8 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.43%) Dojo
1 10 (9.43%) GWT
1 10 (9.43%) J2EE
1 10 (9.43%) JSF
1 10 (9.43%) Web Services
1 10 (9.43%) XML
2 8 (7.55%) ELK Stack
2 8 (7.55%) Regular Expression
3 3 (2.83%) Middleware
4 2 (1.89%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Blackberry
2 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.49%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.49%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (6.60%) iPhone
5 6 (5.66%) iPad
5 6 (5.66%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.83%) Clustering
6 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.83%) Replication
7 2 (1.89%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.89%) EPoS
7 2 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.89%) Handset
7 2 (1.89%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.89%) iSeries
8 1 (0.94%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 88 (83.02%) Windows
2 43 (40.57%) Windows Server
3 35 (33.02%) Linux
4 27 (25.47%) Windows 7
5 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (17.92%) Windows 8
7 13 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (9.43%) Windows 10
10 8 (7.55%) Unix
11 3 (2.83%) Mac OS
11 3 (2.83%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.89%) Android
12 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) Cybersecurity
2 28 (26.42%) ITIL
3 25 (23.58%) SIEM
4 23 (21.70%) Information Security
5 18 (16.98%) Configuration Management
6 16 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (15.09%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (12.26%) Incident Management
7 13 (12.26%) Problem Management
8 11 (10.38%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (9.43%) Data Migration
9 10 (9.43%) Image Processing
9 10 (9.43%) Migration
9 10 (9.43%) Process Management
9 10 (9.43%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (9.43%) Web Application Development
10 9 (8.49%) Asset Management
10 9 (8.49%) Change Control
10 9 (8.49%) Malware Analysis
10 9 (8.49%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.53%) SQL
2 11 (10.38%) PowerShell
3 10 (9.43%) Java
3 10 (9.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.43%) PL/SQL
4 9 (8.49%) C
4 9 (8.49%) Python
5 8 (7.55%) Bash Shell
5 8 (7.55%) Ruby
6 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.83%) VB
7 3 (2.83%) VBA
7 3 (2.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (13.21%) Degree
2 14 (13.21%) MCSE
3 10 (9.43%) CEH
3 10 (9.43%) DV Cleared
3 10 (9.43%) ISTQB
3 10 (9.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.60%) CREST Certified
6 5 (4.72%) CCENT
6 5 (4.72%) CCNA
6 5 (4.72%) CISSP
6 5 (4.72%) Dell Certification
7 4 (3.77%) CCNP
8 3 (2.83%) MCSA
8 3 (2.83%) OSCP
8 3 (2.83%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.83%) PMP
9 2 (1.89%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (12.26%) SLA
2 6 (5.66%) GPG13
3 4 (3.77%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.94%) COBIT
4 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (50.94%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.26%) Hyper-V
3 12 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.32%) vSphere
4 10 (9.43%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (7.55%) Snort
5 8 (7.55%) XenApp
6 5 (4.72%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (4.72%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (3.77%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.89%) HDFS
9 1 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (17.92%) SCCM
2 16 (15.09%) NetBackup
3 11 (10.38%) SCOM
4 10 (9.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (9.43%) QRadar
5 9 (8.49%) Backup Exec
6 8 (7.55%) Casper Suite
6 8 (7.55%) Nmap
7 7 (6.60%) Kibana
7 7 (6.60%) logstash
7 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (5.66%) RSA enVision
9 3 (2.83%) Ansible
10 2 (1.89%) Fluentd
10 2 (1.89%) SnapVault
11 1 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 36 (33.96%) Cisco
3 29 (27.36%) Palo Alto
4 27 (25.47%) VMware
5 23 (21.70%) Apple
5 23 (21.70%) Symantec
6 20 (18.87%) Citrix
6 20 (18.87%) Oracle
6 20 (18.87%) Qualys
7 19 (17.92%) Intel Security
8 18 (16.98%) CheckPoint
9 13 (12.26%) HP
10 11 (10.38%) Dell
11 10 (9.43%) ArcSight
11 10 (9.43%) ESRI
11 10 (9.43%) FireEye
11 10 (9.43%) Fujitsu
11 10 (9.43%) Google
11 10 (9.43%) Lumension
12 9 (8.49%) Forcepoint
Feltham, Middlesex
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Encore
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum and on call allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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