The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 164 176 189
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 9 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.092% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.21% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Median salary £50,000 £21,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+132.55% -10.41%
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £33,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+17.42% +13.79%
Sophos
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1394 1431 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.12% 43.76% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1124 1399
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sophos
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Manchester

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Sophos Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sophos
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Bury - 2 £33,750 -
Sophos
North West

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 18 (81.82%) Symantec
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco
3 17 (77.27%) Windows
4 15 (68.18%) MS Exchange
4 15 (68.18%) VMware
4 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (63.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
6 11 (50.00%) LAN
6 11 (50.00%) HP
6 11 (50.00%) Dell
6 11 (50.00%) Backup Exec
6 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (45.45%) HP SIM
7 10 (45.45%) Skype for Business
7 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (45.45%) WSUS
7 10 (45.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 10 (45.45%) Back Office
7 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
7 10 (45.45%) SQL
8 9 (40.91%) CISSP
8 9 (40.91%) Network Security
9 7 (31.82%) ProCurve
9 7 (31.82%) CentOS
9 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 15 (68.18%) MS Exchange
2 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 10 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (45.45%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 4 (18.18%) IaaS
3 3 (13.64%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) LAN
2 9 (40.91%) Network Security
3 7 (31.82%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
5 4 (18.18%) SAN
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (45.45%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (18.18%) IT Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) AIX
3 7 (31.82%) CentOS
3 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL V2
2 7 (31.82%) Patch Management
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (18.18%) Software Licensing
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Threat Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) Security Management
5 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CISSP
2 7 (31.82%) A+ Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CCNA
2 7 (31.82%) CCNP
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) CompTIA Security+
2 7 (31.82%) HP ASE
2 7 (31.82%) MCITP
2 7 (31.82%) MCSE
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (31.82%) Network+ Certification
2 7 (31.82%) RHCE
2 7 (31.82%) Security+ Certification
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.64%) CISM
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) vSphere
3 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 10 (45.45%) HP SIM
3 10 (45.45%) WSUS
4 3 (13.64%) SCCM
4 3 (13.64%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Symantec
3 15 (68.18%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) Dell
4 11 (50.00%) HP
5 7 (31.82%) GFI Software
5 7 (31.82%) IBM
5 7 (31.82%) ProCurve
5 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
5 7 (31.82%) SolarWinds
6 5 (22.73%) Veeam
7 4 (18.18%) Intel Security
7 4 (18.18%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (13.64%) MobileIron
8 3 (13.64%) ScanSafe
9 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
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