The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 - - 84
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -25.33%
Sophos
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 287 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 36.63% 38.11% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 234 266 364
Average salary £41,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Sophos
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Oxford

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) WPA
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Redmine

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) WPA
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat