The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Northamptonshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 76 54 70
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +16
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.12% 2.30% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 4.24% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £30,000 £70,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.14% +133.33%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.33% -6.25%
Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
352 354 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 41.36% 54.21% 45.30%
Number of salaries quoted 335 301 249
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sophos
East Midlands

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Northampton - 1 £30,000 -
Sophos
East Midlands

Sophos
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam