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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 66 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.89% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 1.22% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Median salary £28,007 £42,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.10% +45.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £42,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £42,500 £31,050
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +19.04%

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
225 246 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.28% 35.34% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 200 197 268
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) KVM
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall

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 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) KVM
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (50.00%) WatchGuard