The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 84 110 82
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.66% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 0.60% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £28,500 £28,250
% change year-on-year
+14.03% +0.88%
Sophos
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
406 496 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 38.52% 41.58% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 342 339 271
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Sophos
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Skipton - 6 £27,250 -
Sophos
Yorkshire

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) Dell
2 9 (90.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 9 (90.00%) SCOM
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) vSphere
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) MOM
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (40.00%) Mimecast
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) BCP
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (20.00%) SCDPM

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) BCP
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
1 9 (90.00%) SCOM
2 5 (50.00%) MOM
3 2 (20.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) Dell
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Nortel
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia