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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 33 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.68% 2.14% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 4.28% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 1
Average salary £48,000 £40,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.79% +81.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
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
108 187 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 48.21% 50.00% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 100 155 157
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £27,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) CCNA
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 11 (100.00%) Cacti
1 11 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 11 (100.00%) Lync
1 11 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (63.64%) Coaching
2 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MOS
2 7 (63.64%) MCTS
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) SLA
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) MCSD
2 7 (63.64%) MCSE
2 7 (63.64%) MCSA
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless Security

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (36.36%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (63.64%) Coaching
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNA
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MCSA
2 7 (63.64%) MCSD
2 7 (63.64%) MCSE
2 7 (63.64%) MCTS
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) SolarWinds