The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank - 83 89
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham - 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.24% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-29.33% -1.31%
Sophos
Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
398 422 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 38.98% 43.15% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 288 367 412
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Sophos
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Nottingham

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software
3 1 (33.33%) IronPort
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Micro