The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.09% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £44,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.01% -1.66%
Sophos
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 127 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 38.18% 32.40% 56.89%
Number of salaries quoted 70 108 178
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £46,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Sophos
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Newbury

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 8 (72.73%) MCSE
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (72.73%) Apple
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Migration
3 5 (45.45%) CCSA
3 5 (45.45%) SSH
3 5 (45.45%) Synopsys
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) Office 365
3 5 (45.45%) PuTTY
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) Broadband
3 5 (45.45%) Back Office
3 5 (45.45%) Sage
3 5 (45.45%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) MCDST
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco CUCM

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) SSH
2 5 (45.45%) PuTTY
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Broadband
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (45.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Server Support
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Server Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Server Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Support
4 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) MCSE
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCSA
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) MCDST
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) MCSA
4 3 (27.27%) MCP
5 1 (9.09%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Apple
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Synopsys
3 5 (45.45%) Sage
3 5 (45.45%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec