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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 52 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 92 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.45% 0.47% -
As % of the Vendors category 12.32% 1.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +33.92%
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
747 660 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.28% 44.03% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 554 570 546
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

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 26 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 +26 91 £40,000 - 7
Oxford - 1 £42,500 -
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 138 (66.03%) Windows
2 122 (58.37%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 105 (50.24%) C++
5 98 (46.89%) Python
6 87 (41.63%) Analytical Skills
7 84 (40.19%) Java
8 83 (39.71%) C#
9 75 (35.89%) QA
10 71 (33.97%) Software Engineering
11 69 (33.01%) Regression Testing
12 68 (32.54%) Pair Programming
13 56 (26.79%) Data Protection
14 49 (23.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 44 (21.05%) C
16 42 (20.10%) Mentoring
16 42 (20.10%) Coaching
17 41 (19.62%) Linux
18 39 (18.66%) MS Excel
19 38 (18.18%) Windows Server
20 37 (17.70%) Perl
21 36 (17.22%) JavaScript
21 36 (17.22%) Test Automation
22 34 (16.27%) Project Management
22 34 (16.27%) Internet
23 33 (15.79%) MS Office
24 31 (14.83%) Degree
25 30 (14.35%) Computer Security
26 26 (12.44%) .NET
26 26 (12.44%) Web Services

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 21 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 15 (7.18%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.31%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 39 (18.66%) MS Excel
2 33 (15.79%) MS Office
3 3 (1.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.05%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.26%) GitHub
2 11 (5.26%) SaaS
3 6 (2.87%) Office 365
4 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (16.27%) Internet
2 25 (11.96%) DNS
2 25 (11.96%) SMTP
3 21 (10.05%) Firewall
4 14 (6.70%) SAN
5 11 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 11 (5.26%) VPN
6 8 (3.83%) HTTPS
7 7 (3.35%) DHCP
7 7 (3.35%) FTP
7 7 (3.35%) HTTP
8 4 (1.91%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.70%) MongoDB
2 14 (6.70%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.74%) Big Data
4 8 (3.83%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.44%) MySQL
5 3 (1.44%) OLAP
5 3 (1.44%) OLTP
5 3 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.44%) Redis
5 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.22%) WinDbg
2 12 (5.74%) Visual Studio
3 11 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 11 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.26%) Maven
4 3 (1.44%) JIRA
General
1 6 (2.87%) Finance
1 6 (2.87%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (1.91%) Marketing
3 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (32.54%) Software Engineer
2 33 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
2 33 (15.79%) Java Engineer
2 33 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
3 31 (14.83%) C# Software Engineer
3 31 (14.83%) Senior Software Engineer
4 20 (9.57%) Developer
5 16 (7.66%) Administrator
6 14 (6.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (6.70%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 14 (6.70%) Senior Developer
6 14 (6.70%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
7 13 (6.22%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 13 (6.22%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (6.22%) Senior Java Engineer
7 13 (6.22%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 13 (6.22%) Windows Engineer
8 12 (5.74%) GUI Software Engineer
8 12 (5.74%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.44%) .NET
1 26 (12.44%) Web Services
2 18 (8.61%) HTML
3 14 (6.70%) Middleware
4 13 (6.22%) Flash
5 12 (5.74%) Regular Expression
5 12 (5.74%) STL
6 11 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (5.26%) JDBC
6 11 (5.26%) JNDI
6 11 (5.26%) JSON
7 8 (3.83%) RESTful
7 8 (3.83%) SOAP
7 8 (3.83%) XML
8 3 (1.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 87 (41.63%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.57%) Computer Science
3 19 (9.09%) User Experience
4 18 (8.61%) Blog
5 14 (6.70%) Clustering
5 14 (6.70%) Virtual Team
6 11 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 11 (5.26%) EqualLogic
7 10 (4.78%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.87%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.91%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.91%) PMI
10 3 (1.44%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 138 (66.03%) Windows
2 41 (19.62%) Linux
3 38 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 25 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (11.48%) Mac OS X
6 19 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.26%) Unix
8 10 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (3.35%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.91%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.96%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.96%) NetWare
12 1 (0.48%) AIX
12 1 (0.48%) Debian
12 1 (0.48%) HPUX
12 1 (0.48%) Solaris
12 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (58.37%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (33.97%) Software Engineering
3 69 (33.01%) Regression Testing
4 68 (32.54%) Pair Programming
5 56 (26.79%) Data Protection
6 49 (23.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 42 (20.10%) Coaching
7 42 (20.10%) Mentoring
8 36 (17.22%) Test Automation
9 34 (16.27%) Project Management
10 30 (14.35%) Computer Security
11 23 (11.00%) Cross-Platform Development
11 23 (11.00%) Secure Coding
12 22 (10.53%) High Availability
13 19 (9.09%) Integration Testing
13 19 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
14 18 (8.61%) Workflow
15 15 (7.18%) Software Delivery
16 14 (6.70%) DevOps
16 14 (6.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (50.24%) C++
2 98 (46.89%) Python
3 84 (40.19%) Java
4 83 (39.71%) C#
5 44 (21.05%) C
6 37 (17.70%) Perl
7 36 (17.22%) JavaScript
8 22 (10.53%) SQL
9 14 (6.70%) Apex Code
10 12 (5.74%) VC++
11 11 (5.26%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.87%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (14.83%) Degree
2 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.87%) MCSA
4 5 (2.39%) CCNA
4 5 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.39%) MCP
5 4 (1.91%) APMG
5 4 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.91%) MCSE
5 4 (1.91%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.44%) CISSP
6 3 (1.44%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (35.89%) QA
2 6 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.39%) ISO19770
System Software
1 18 (8.61%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.13%) Hyper-V
3 11 (5.26%) Docker
4 6 (2.87%) vSphere
5 4 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (6.70%) WebSphere Cast Iron
1 14 (6.70%) WSUS
2 11 (5.26%) Ansible
2 11 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.39%) Nagios
4 3 (1.44%) SCCM
4 3 (1.44%) Simpana
Vendors
1 110 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.48%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (7.18%) Avaya
4 12 (5.74%) VMware
5 11 (5.26%) Dell
5 11 (5.26%) Fortinet
6 6 (2.87%) CommVault
6 6 (2.87%) NetApp
6 6 (2.87%) WatchGuard
7 5 (2.39%) Cadence
7 5 (2.39%) Veeam
8 4 (1.91%) Cisco
9 3 (1.44%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.44%) Cognos
9 3 (1.44%) IBM
9 3 (1.44%) RedGate
9 3 (1.44%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.44%) Tableau
10 2 (0.96%) Sage
10 2 (0.96%) SAP
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