The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank - 98 94
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.56% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-24.28% -7.89%
Sophos
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
474 540 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 40.69% 45.23% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 350 450 518
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Micro
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) TOWER Software
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Intel