The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Milton Keynes region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 97 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.075% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £19,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +9.43%
Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
634 622 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.81% 50.53% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 494 554 411
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £23,724
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sophos
Buckinghamshire

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Sophos
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Sophos
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CNA
1 1 (100.00%) CNE
1 1 (100.00%) Novell Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Computacenter
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CNA
1 1 (100.00%) CNE
1 1 (100.00%) Novell Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Computacenter