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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 72 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.62% 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,750 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+22.13% +13.91%
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
271 287 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 41.69% 38.16% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 247 227 330
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Sophos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) Avaya
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 7 (100.00%) WSUS
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Avaya
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft