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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 49 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 95 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.77% 0.63% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.98% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +25.00%
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
793 687 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 48.18% 43.15% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 604 573 567
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 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 +25 94 £40,000 - 8
Oxford - 1 £42,500 -
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 127 (72.16%) Windows
2 100 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (55.11%) Microsoft
4 87 (49.43%) C++
5 86 (48.86%) Python
6 75 (42.61%) Analytical Skills
7 72 (40.91%) C#
8 69 (39.20%) Java
9 66 (37.50%) QA
10 62 (35.23%) Regression Testing
11 56 (31.82%) Pair Programming
12 53 (30.11%) Software Engineering
13 48 (27.27%) Data Protection
14 43 (24.43%) Continuous Improvement
15 39 (22.16%) Windows Server
16 38 (21.59%) MS Office
17 36 (20.45%) Internet
18 34 (19.32%) MS Excel
19 32 (18.18%) Linux
19 32 (18.18%) C
20 31 (17.61%) Perl
21 30 (17.05%) Windows Server 2012
21 30 (17.05%) JavaScript
22 29 (16.48%) Test Automation
22 29 (16.48%) Mentoring
22 29 (16.48%) Coaching
23 27 (15.34%) Computer Security
24 26 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2013
25 25 (14.20%) Degree
26 24 (13.64%) Windows 7

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 26 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 20 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.11%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 38 (21.59%) MS Office
2 34 (19.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.25%) GitHub
2 11 (6.25%) SaaS
3 6 (3.41%) Office 365
4 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (20.45%) Internet
2 22 (12.50%) DNS
2 22 (12.50%) Firewall
2 22 (12.50%) SMTP
3 15 (8.52%) iSCSI
3 15 (8.52%) SAN
3 15 (8.52%) VPN
4 7 (3.98%) DHCP
4 7 (3.98%) FTP
4 7 (3.98%) HTTP
5 5 (2.84%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 11 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.11%) Big Data
4 5 (2.84%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (6.25%) Bitbucket
2 11 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.25%) Maven
3 10 (5.68%) WinDbg
4 3 (1.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (2.84%) Finance
3 3 (1.70%) Marketing
4 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (30.11%) Software Engineer
2 31 (17.61%) C# Software Engineer
2 31 (17.61%) C++ Software Engineer
2 31 (17.61%) Java Engineer
2 31 (17.61%) Java Software Engineer
3 21 (11.93%) Senior Software Engineer
4 17 (9.66%) Developer
5 16 (9.09%) Administrator
5 16 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (7.39%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 13 (7.39%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (7.39%) Senior Java Engineer
6 13 (7.39%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 12 (6.82%) GUI Software Engineer
7 12 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 12 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 11 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 11 (6.25%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
8 11 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.07%) .NET
2 19 (10.80%) Web Services
3 15 (8.52%) HTML
4 12 (6.82%) STL
5 11 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (6.25%) JDBC
5 11 (6.25%) JNDI
5 11 (6.25%) JSON
5 11 (6.25%) Middleware
6 10 (5.68%) Flash
7 9 (5.11%) Regular Expression
8 5 (2.84%) RESTful
8 5 (2.84%) SOAP
8 5 (2.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (42.61%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 16 (9.09%) User Experience
4 15 (8.52%) Blog
4 15 (8.52%) Clustering
4 15 (8.52%) EqualLogic
5 14 (7.95%) Virtual Team
6 11 (6.25%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.98%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.70%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.70%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 127 (72.16%) Windows
2 39 (22.16%) Windows Server
3 32 (18.18%) Linux
4 30 (17.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 18 (10.23%) Mac OS X
7 11 (6.25%) Unix
8 10 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (4.55%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.27%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.14%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.14%) NetWare
12 1 (0.57%) AIX
12 1 (0.57%) Debian
12 1 (0.57%) HPUX
12 1 (0.57%) Solaris
12 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (35.23%) Regression Testing
3 56 (31.82%) Pair Programming
4 53 (30.11%) Software Engineering
5 48 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 43 (24.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 29 (16.48%) Coaching
7 29 (16.48%) Mentoring
7 29 (16.48%) Test Automation
8 27 (15.34%) Computer Security
9 24 (13.64%) Project Management
10 17 (9.66%) Cross-Platform Development
10 17 (9.66%) Secure Coding
11 16 (9.09%) High Availability
11 16 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
12 15 (8.52%) Software Delivery
12 15 (8.52%) Workflow
13 14 (7.95%) Product Management
14 13 (7.39%) Integration Testing
15 12 (6.82%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 87 (49.43%) C++
2 86 (48.86%) Python
3 72 (40.91%) C#
4 69 (39.20%) Java
5 32 (18.18%) C
6 31 (17.61%) Perl
7 30 (17.05%) JavaScript
8 16 (9.09%) SQL
9 12 (6.82%) VC++
10 11 (6.25%) Apex Code
10 11 (6.25%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (14.20%) Degree
2 9 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.41%) MCSA
4 5 (2.84%) CCNA
4 5 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.84%) MCP
5 4 (2.27%) MCSE
6 3 (1.70%) APMG
6 3 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.70%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (37.50%) QA
2 4 (2.27%) ISO19770
System Software
1 23 (13.07%) Active Directory
2 21 (11.93%) Hyper-V
3 11 (6.25%) Docker
4 3 (1.70%) vSphere
5 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (10.23%) WSUS
2 11 (6.25%) Ansible
2 11 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 5 (2.84%) Nagios
4 3 (1.70%) SCCM
4 3 (1.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 97 (55.11%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.36%) Avaya
3 18 (10.23%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (8.52%) Dell
4 15 (8.52%) Fortinet
5 9 (5.11%) VMware
6 6 (3.41%) WatchGuard
7 5 (2.84%) Cadence
7 5 (2.84%) Veeam
8 3 (1.70%) Cisco
8 3 (1.70%) CommVault
8 3 (1.70%) NetApp
9 2 (1.14%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.14%) Sage
9 2 (1.14%) SAP
10 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Sophos
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