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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 32 54 117
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +63
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 83 92 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.47% 5.41% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 14.61% 12.27% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 3
Median salary £31,500 £42,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +49.12%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +20.83%

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
568 750 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.27% 44.07% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 424 549 476
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 75 £31,500 -28.40% 9
Thame - 2 £42,500 -
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 90 (40.54%) Windows
2 65 (29.28%) Degree
3 63 (28.38%) Software Engineering
4 62 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (27.93%) Microsoft
5 55 (24.77%) Python
6 54 (24.32%) C++
7 50 (22.52%) Mentoring
8 48 (21.62%) Project Management
8 48 (21.62%) Linux
9 46 (20.72%) Coaching
10 43 (19.37%) Cybersecurity
10 43 (19.37%) Marketing
11 40 (18.02%) Data Protection
12 39 (17.57%) Pair Programming
13 38 (17.12%) CRM
13 38 (17.12%) Java
13 38 (17.12%) Firewall
14 35 (15.77%) Root Cause Analysis
15 34 (15.32%) QA
16 30 (13.51%) Test Automation
17 29 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
18 28 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
18 28 (12.61%) Salesforce.com
19 27 (12.16%) VMware
19 27 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
20 25 (11.26%) Hyper-V
20 25 (11.26%) Regression Testing
20 25 (11.26%) Cisco Certification
21 24 (10.81%) Windows Server

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 (4.05%) Skype for Business
2 7 (3.15%) WordPress
3 5 (2.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.90%) CMS
4 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (8.56%) MS Office
2 9 (4.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.90%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.90%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.01%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.50%) SaaS
3 9 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.60%) Sumo Logic
5 6 (2.70%) Office 365
6 5 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.80%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.12%) Firewall
2 17 (7.66%) DNS
2 17 (7.66%) SMTP
3 12 (5.41%) DHCP
3 12 (5.41%) FTP
3 12 (5.41%) HTTP
3 12 (5.41%) VPN
4 9 (4.05%) Skype
5 7 (3.15%) VoIP
6 6 (2.70%) SAN
7 5 (2.25%) Internet
7 5 (2.25%) IPsec
7 5 (2.25%) WAN
7 5 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (2.25%) Wireless
8 4 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.80%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (1.80%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.80%) Intranet
8 4 (1.80%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.25%) Big Data
3 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (0.90%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (0.90%) MySQL
4 2 (0.90%) OLAP
4 2 (0.90%) OLTP
4 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.25%) WinDbg
2 2 (0.90%) JIRA
2 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (19.37%) Marketing
2 10 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.05%) Finance
4 1 (0.45%) Back Office
4 1 (0.45%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 53 (23.87%) Software Engineer
2 25 (11.26%) Senior Software Engineer
3 15 (6.76%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 15 (6.76%) Support Engineer
3 15 (6.76%) Technical Support
4 13 (5.86%) Marketing Manager
4 13 (5.86%) Sales Engineer
5 12 (5.41%) Account Manager
5 12 (5.41%) Product Manager
6 11 (4.95%) Desktop Support
6 11 (4.95%) Technical Trainer
6 11 (4.95%) Trainer
7 10 (4.50%) Architect
8 8 (3.60%) Analyst
8 8 (3.60%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 8 (3.60%) Principal Architect
8 8 (3.60%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (3.60%) Technical Support Engineer
9 7 (3.15%) Content Marketing Manager
9 7 (3.15%) QA Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.31%) HTML
2 6 (2.70%) Web Services
3 5 (2.25%) .NET
3 5 (2.25%) Flash
3 5 (2.25%) Regular Expression
4 4 (1.80%) SOAP
4 4 (1.80%) XML
5 2 (0.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.90%) COM
5 2 (0.90%) CSS
5 2 (0.90%) HTML5
5 2 (0.90%) jQuery
5 2 (0.90%) Middleware
5 2 (0.90%) REST
5 2 (0.90%) RESTful
5 2 (0.90%) SAML
5 2 (0.90%) Velocity
6 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.66%) Social Media
4 16 (7.21%) Blog
5 15 (6.76%) Security Operations Centre
6 13 (5.86%) Virtual Team
7 11 (4.95%) Cyberthreat
8 9 (4.05%) Biotechnology
9 6 (2.70%) Clustering
9 6 (2.70%) Copywriting
10 4 (1.80%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.90%) Google Search Appliance
11 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Licensing
11 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 90 (40.54%) Windows
2 48 (21.62%) Linux
3 24 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 23 (10.36%) Mac OS X
5 14 (6.31%) Unix
6 11 (4.95%) Windows 10
7 9 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (4.05%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.80%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.80%) NetWare
9 4 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (28.38%) Software Engineering
2 62 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (22.52%) Mentoring
4 48 (21.62%) Project Management
5 46 (20.72%) Coaching
6 43 (19.37%) Cybersecurity
7 40 (18.02%) Data Protection
8 39 (17.57%) Pair Programming
9 38 (17.12%) CRM
10 35 (15.77%) Root Cause Analysis
11 30 (13.51%) Test Automation
12 28 (12.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (11.26%) Regression Testing
14 23 (10.36%) Product Management
15 21 (9.46%) Integration Testing
16 17 (7.66%) Time Management
17 15 (6.76%) Information Security
17 15 (6.76%) Security Operations
17 15 (6.76%) Threat Modelling
17 15 (6.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 55 (24.77%) Python
2 54 (24.32%) C++
3 38 (17.12%) Java
4 21 (9.46%) PowerShell
5 20 (9.01%) C
6 18 (8.11%) C#
7 11 (4.95%) Perl
7 11 (4.95%) SQL
8 8 (3.60%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.60%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.90%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (29.28%) Degree
2 25 (11.26%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (9.01%) CCNA
3 20 (9.01%) CompTIA Security+
3 20 (9.01%) Security+ Certification
4 16 (7.21%) CEH
5 13 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.60%) CREST Certified
6 8 (3.60%) GCFA
6 8 (3.60%) GIAC
6 8 (3.60%) GPEN
6 8 (3.60%) OSCP
6 8 (3.60%) SANS
7 6 (2.70%) CISSP
7 6 (2.70%) MCP
8 5 (2.25%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.25%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.25%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.80%) MCSE
9 4 (1.80%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.32%) QA
2 15 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.60%) SLA
3 8 (3.60%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 27 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (11.26%) Hyper-V
3 22 (9.91%) Active Directory
4 16 (7.21%) Xen
5 6 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.80%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.80%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.90%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.90%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.60%) logstash
1 8 (3.60%) WMI
2 4 (1.80%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (1.80%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.80%) SCOM
2 4 (1.80%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.90%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.90%) SCCM
3 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 62 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.61%) Salesforce.com
3 27 (12.16%) VMware
4 23 (10.36%) Cisco
5 11 (4.95%) Apple
6 9 (4.05%) Avaya
6 9 (4.05%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.60%) Splunk
8 6 (2.70%) Google
9 4 (1.80%) 3PAR
9 4 (1.80%) Citrix
9 4 (1.80%) F5
9 4 (1.80%) HP
9 4 (1.80%) Intel Security
10 3 (1.35%) CommVault
10 3 (1.35%) NetApp
10 3 (1.35%) WatchGuard
11 2 (0.90%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.90%) Polycom
11 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Salary & Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon / Burlington
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Salary & Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago