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 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 55 56 115
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +59
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 58 68 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.49% 4.53% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 10.56% 10.99% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 4
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +45.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £44,000 £31,050
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +25.00%

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
549 619 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.53% 41.21% 44.51%
Number of salaries quoted 458 484 526
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Sophos Salary Histogram 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 February 2017. 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 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 +1 48 £31,500 -28.40% 10
Oxford +9 4 £28,007 -34.10%
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 82 (42.05%) Windows
2 61 (31.28%) Degree
3 54 (27.69%) Software Engineering
3 54 (27.69%) Microsoft
4 49 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (23.08%) Python
6 44 (22.56%) Linux
6 44 (22.56%) C++
7 40 (20.51%) Project Management
8 39 (20.00%) Marketing
8 39 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
8 39 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 38 (19.49%) Data Protection
10 36 (18.46%) CRM
10 36 (18.46%) Firewall
11 35 (17.95%) Coaching
12 33 (16.92%) Pair Programming
13 31 (15.90%) Java
14 29 (14.87%) VMware
14 29 (14.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 29 (14.87%) Hyper-V
14 29 (14.87%) Root Cause Analysis
15 28 (14.36%) QA
16 26 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (13.33%) Active Directory
17 25 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
18 24 (12.31%) Test Automation
19 23 (11.79%) Cisco
19 23 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (11.28%) 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 9 (4.62%) Skype for Business
2 7 (3.59%) WordPress
3 5 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (8.72%) MS Office
2 7 (3.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.13%) Office 365
3 10 (5.13%) SaaS
4 8 (4.10%) Sumo Logic
5 5 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.05%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.46%) Firewall
2 13 (6.67%) DNS
2 13 (6.67%) SMTP
3 12 (6.15%) VPN
4 10 (5.13%) DHCP
4 10 (5.13%) FTP
4 10 (5.13%) HTTP
5 9 (4.62%) Skype
6 7 (3.59%) VoIP
7 6 (3.08%) SAN
8 5 (2.56%) IPsec
8 5 (2.56%) WAN
8 5 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (2.56%) Wireless
9 4 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (2.05%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.54%) Internet
10 3 (1.54%) MPLS
10 3 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.54%) WinDbg
General
1 39 (20.00%) Marketing
2 10 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.59%) Finance
4 1 (0.51%) Back Office
4 1 (0.51%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 46 (23.59%) Software Engineer
2 20 (10.26%) Senior Software Engineer
3 15 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 13 (6.67%) Marketing Manager
4 13 (6.67%) Sales Engineer
4 13 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 12 (6.15%) Account Manager
6 11 (5.64%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 11 (5.64%) Desktop Support
6 11 (5.64%) Technical Trainer
6 11 (5.64%) Trainer
7 10 (5.13%) Product Manager
8 8 (4.10%) Analyst
8 8 (4.10%) Architect
8 8 (4.10%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 8 (4.10%) Principal Architect
9 7 (3.59%) Content Editor
9 7 (3.59%) Content Manager
9 7 (3.59%) Content Marketing Manager
9 7 (3.59%) QA Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.13%) HTML
2 3 (1.54%) Flash
2 3 (1.54%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.03%) Velocity
4 1 (0.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.72%) Social Media
3 14 (7.18%) Blog
4 13 (6.67%) Virtual Team
5 12 (6.15%) Management Information System
6 11 (5.64%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (5.64%) Security Operations Centre
7 9 (4.62%) Biotechnology
8 4 (2.05%) Clustering
9 3 (1.54%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 82 (42.05%) Windows
2 44 (22.56%) Linux
3 21 (10.77%) Mac OS X
4 18 (9.23%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.15%) Unix
6 11 (5.64%) Windows 10
7 9 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (4.62%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.05%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.05%) NetWare
9 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.69%) Software Engineering
2 49 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (20.51%) Project Management
4 39 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 38 (19.49%) Data Protection
6 36 (18.46%) CRM
7 35 (17.95%) Coaching
8 33 (16.92%) Pair Programming
9 29 (14.87%) Root Cause Analysis
10 26 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (12.31%) Test Automation
12 19 (9.74%) Product Management
12 19 (9.74%) Regression Testing
13 16 (8.21%) Integration Testing
14 15 (7.69%) B2B
14 15 (7.69%) SEO
14 15 (7.69%) Time Management
15 13 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
15 13 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.08%) Python
2 44 (22.56%) C++
3 31 (15.90%) Java
4 19 (9.74%) PowerShell
5 14 (7.18%) C
6 12 (6.15%) C#
7 8 (4.10%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.59%) Perl
8 7 (3.59%) SQL
9 3 (1.54%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 61 (31.28%) Degree
2 25 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (10.26%) CCNA
3 20 (10.26%) CompTIA Security+
3 20 (10.26%) Security+ Certification
4 16 (8.21%) CEH
5 13 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.10%) CREST Certified
6 8 (4.10%) GCFA
6 8 (4.10%) GIAC
6 8 (4.10%) GPEN
6 8 (4.10%) OSCP
6 8 (4.10%) SANS
7 6 (3.08%) MCP
8 5 (2.56%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.56%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.05%) CISSP
9 4 (2.05%) MCSE
9 4 (2.05%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.36%) QA
2 11 (5.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.10%) SSAE 16
4 7 (3.59%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (14.87%) Hyper-V
1 29 (14.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (8.21%) Xen
4 4 (2.05%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (2.05%) ISA Server
4 4 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.03%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.03%) KVM
5 2 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.10%) logstash
1 8 (4.10%) WMI
2 4 (2.05%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (2.05%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.05%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.05%) SCOM
2 4 (2.05%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.87%) VMware
3 23 (11.79%) Cisco
4 22 (11.28%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (5.64%) Apple
6 9 (4.62%) Avaya
6 9 (4.62%) Red Hat
7 8 (4.10%) Splunk
8 6 (3.08%) Citrix
9 5 (2.56%) WatchGuard
10 4 (2.05%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.05%) F5
10 4 (2.05%) Google
10 4 (2.05%) HP
10 4 (2.05%) Intel Security
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle
11 2 (1.03%) Polycom
11 2 (1.03%) SAP
11 2 (1.03%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.51%) CommVault
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