The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.48% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £23,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -25.33%
Sophos
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
75 106 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 36.23% 34.87% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 59 97 166
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Sophos
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Norfolk

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Webroot

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) PABX
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Security Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) Webroot