The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 61 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 71 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.61% 0.61% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.04% 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +52.83%
Sophos
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
643 665 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.78% 44.93% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 480 543 533
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon +26 71 £40,000 - 7
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 124 (60.49%) Windows
2 117 (57.07%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (49.27%) C++
4 98 (47.80%) Microsoft
5 88 (42.93%) Python
6 80 (39.02%) Java
7 77 (37.56%) Analytical Skills
8 71 (34.63%) C#
8 71 (34.63%) Software Engineering
9 70 (34.15%) QA
10 63 (30.73%) Pair Programming
11 57 (27.80%) Regression Testing
12 51 (24.88%) Mentoring
12 51 (24.88%) Coaching
13 49 (23.90%) C
14 47 (22.93%) Data Protection
15 44 (21.46%) Linux
16 42 (20.49%) Test Automation
17 40 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
18 38 (18.54%) Project Management
19 36 (17.56%) JavaScript
20 35 (17.07%) MS Excel
21 32 (15.61%) Web Services
21 32 (15.61%) Windows Server
22 31 (15.12%) Perl
23 28 (13.66%) SQL
24 26 (12.68%) Computer Security
24 26 (12.68%) Degree
24 26 (12.68%) Mac OS X
24 26 (12.68%) Salesforce.com

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 13 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (5.37%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.93%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.98%) CMS
7 2 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 35 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 24 (11.71%) MS Office
3 3 (1.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.98%) Eloqua
1 2 (0.98%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.37%) GitHub
2 11 (5.37%) SaaS
3 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.20%) Internet
2 22 (10.73%) DNS
2 22 (10.73%) SMTP
3 18 (8.78%) Firewall
4 12 (5.85%) HTTPS
5 11 (5.37%) SAN
6 7 (3.41%) DHCP
6 7 (3.41%) FTP
6 7 (3.41%) HTTP
7 6 (2.93%) iSCSI
7 6 (2.93%) VPN
8 4 (1.95%) Intranet
8 4 (1.95%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.32%) MongoDB
2 15 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.83%) Big Data
4 10 (4.88%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (2.44%) MySQL
5 5 (2.44%) OLAP
5 5 (2.44%) OLTP
5 5 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (6.83%) WinDbg
2 11 (5.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (5.37%) Bitbucket
2 11 (5.37%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.37%) Maven
2 11 (5.37%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 8 (3.90%) Finance
1 8 (3.90%) Marketing
2 5 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (32.20%) Software Engineer
2 35 (17.07%) Senior Software Engineer
3 27 (13.17%) C++ Software Engineer
3 27 (13.17%) Java Engineer
3 27 (13.17%) Java Software Engineer
4 25 (12.20%) C# Software Engineer
5 15 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (6.34%) Developer
7 12 (5.85%) Administrator
7 12 (5.85%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 12 (5.85%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 12 (5.85%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (5.85%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.85%) Senior Java Engineer
7 12 (5.85%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 12 (5.85%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
7 12 (5.85%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (5.37%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (5.37%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (5.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.61%) Web Services
2 23 (11.22%) .NET
3 17 (8.29%) HTML
4 14 (6.83%) Flash
4 14 (6.83%) Regular Expression
5 12 (5.85%) Middleware
5 12 (5.85%) SOAP
5 12 (5.85%) XML
6 11 (5.37%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (5.37%) JDBC
6 11 (5.37%) JNDI
6 11 (5.37%) JSON
7 10 (4.88%) RESTful
8 9 (4.39%) STL
9 4 (1.95%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.98%) COM
10 2 (0.98%) CSS
10 2 (0.98%) REST
10 2 (0.98%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (37.56%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.29%) User Experience
3 16 (7.80%) Computer Science
4 15 (7.32%) Blog
4 15 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 14 (6.83%) Virtual Team
6 11 (5.37%) Clustering
6 11 (5.37%) Data Centre
7 10 (4.88%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.93%) EqualLogic
10 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Licensing
11 4 (1.95%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.95%) PMI
12 3 (1.46%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.98%) Google Search Appliance
Operating Systems
1 124 (60.49%) Windows
2 44 (21.46%) Linux
3 32 (15.61%) Windows Server
4 26 (12.68%) Mac OS X
5 16 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (6.34%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.39%) Unix
8 7 (3.41%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.46%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.49%) AIX
11 1 (0.49%) HPUX
11 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.49%) NetWare
11 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (57.07%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (34.63%) Software Engineering
3 63 (30.73%) Pair Programming
4 57 (27.80%) Regression Testing
5 51 (24.88%) Coaching
5 51 (24.88%) Mentoring
6 47 (22.93%) Data Protection
7 42 (20.49%) Test Automation
8 40 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 38 (18.54%) Project Management
10 26 (12.68%) Computer Security
11 25 (12.20%) Cross-Platform Development
11 25 (12.20%) Secure Coding
12 22 (10.73%) High Availability
13 20 (9.76%) Integration Testing
14 15 (7.32%) Change Control
14 15 (7.32%) DevOps
14 15 (7.32%) Reverse Engineering
14 15 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (7.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 101 (49.27%) C++
2 88 (42.93%) Python
3 80 (39.02%) Java
4 71 (34.63%) C#
5 49 (23.90%) C
6 36 (17.56%) JavaScript
7 31 (15.12%) Perl
8 28 (13.66%) SQL
9 12 (5.85%) Apex Code
10 11 (5.37%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.39%) VC++
12 8 (3.90%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (12.68%) Degree
2 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.44%) CISSP
3 5 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.95%) APMG
4 4 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.95%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.46%) CCNA
5 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.46%) MCP
5 3 (1.46%) MCSA
5 3 (1.46%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (34.15%) QA
2 10 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.44%) ISO19770
4 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.34%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.37%) Docker
3 9 (4.39%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.90%) vSphere
5 5 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.98%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 12 (5.85%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 11 (5.37%) Ansible
2 11 (5.37%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.39%) WSUS
4 5 (2.44%) SCCM
5 3 (1.46%) Nagios
5 3 (1.46%) Simpana
Vendors
1 98 (47.80%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.68%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (5.37%) VMware
4 10 (4.88%) Avaya
5 8 (3.90%) CommVault
5 8 (3.90%) NetApp
6 6 (2.93%) Dell
6 6 (2.93%) Fortinet
7 5 (2.44%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.44%) Cadence
7 5 (2.44%) Cognos
7 5 (2.44%) IBM
7 5 (2.44%) RedGate
7 5 (2.44%) SolarWinds
7 5 (2.44%) Tableau
8 4 (1.95%) Cisco
9 3 (1.46%) Veeam
9 3 (1.46%) WatchGuard
10 2 (0.98%) Google
10 2 (0.98%) Sitecore
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