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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 27 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 137 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.92% 0.59% -
As % of the Vendors category 17.65% 1.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
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
776 651 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 50.52% 42.74% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 580 491 643
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 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 +24 130 £40,000 - 6
Oxford +9 4 £42,500 -
Witney - 3 £27,000 - 1
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 142 (71.00%) Windows
2 113 (56.50%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (54.00%) Microsoft
4 94 (47.00%) Python
5 93 (46.50%) C++
6 86 (43.00%) Analytical Skills
7 82 (41.00%) C#
8 79 (39.50%) Java
9 76 (38.00%) QA
10 66 (33.00%) Regression Testing
11 61 (30.50%) Pair Programming
12 58 (29.00%) Data Protection
13 57 (28.50%) Software Engineering
14 50 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 42 (21.00%) MS Office
16 40 (20.00%) Internet
16 40 (20.00%) Windows Server
17 38 (19.00%) Perl
18 36 (18.00%) Linux
19 34 (17.00%) MS Excel
20 33 (16.50%) C
20 33 (16.50%) Test Automation
20 33 (16.50%) Mentoring
21 32 (16.00%) Coaching
21 32 (16.00%) Degree
22 31 (15.50%) JavaScript
22 31 (15.50%) Firewall
22 31 (15.50%) Windows Server 2012
23 29 (14.50%) Computer Security
24 27 (13.50%) Exchange Server 2013

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 27 (13.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 21 (10.50%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.50%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.50%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (21.00%) MS Office
2 34 (17.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.50%) GitHub
2 11 (5.50%) SaaS
3 8 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (20.00%) Internet
2 31 (15.50%) Firewall
3 23 (11.50%) DNS
3 23 (11.50%) SMTP
4 18 (9.00%) iSCSI
4 18 (9.00%) SAN
4 18 (9.00%) VPN
5 7 (3.50%) DHCP
5 7 (3.50%) FTP
5 7 (3.50%) HTTP
6 5 (2.50%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.50%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.50%) BGP
8 1 (0.50%) Intranet
8 1 (0.50%) IPv6
8 1 (0.50%) OSPF
8 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.50%) MongoDB
2 11 (5.50%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.50%) Big Data
3 9 (4.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 15 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.00%) WinDbg
3 11 (5.50%) Bitbucket
3 11 (5.50%) Maven
4 4 (2.00%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (3.00%) Marketing
1 6 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (2.50%) Finance
3 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (28.50%) Software Engineer
2 35 (17.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 35 (17.50%) Java Engineer
2 35 (17.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 34 (17.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 23 (11.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 19 (9.50%) Administrator
5 19 (9.50%) Systems Administrator
6 18 (9.00%) Developer
7 15 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (7.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 15 (7.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (7.50%) Senior Java Engineer
7 15 (7.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 14 (7.00%) Support Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) GUI Software Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) QA Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) Windows Engineer
10 11 (5.50%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (5.50%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.50%) .NET
2 19 (9.50%) Web Services
3 16 (8.00%) HTML
4 12 (6.00%) STL
5 11 (5.50%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (5.50%) Flash
5 11 (5.50%) JDBC
5 11 (5.50%) JNDI
5 11 (5.50%) JSON
5 11 (5.50%) Middleware
6 9 (4.50%) Regular Expression
7 5 (2.50%) RESTful
7 5 (2.50%) SOAP
7 5 (2.50%) XML
8 3 (1.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 86 (43.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.50%) Computer Science
3 18 (9.00%) Clustering
3 18 (9.00%) EqualLogic
4 17 (8.50%) Blog
5 16 (8.00%) User Experience
6 11 (5.50%) Data Centre
7 8 (4.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.50%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.50%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.50%) PMI
9 1 (0.50%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 142 (71.00%) Windows
2 40 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 36 (18.00%) Linux
4 31 (15.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 20 (10.00%) Mac OS X
7 13 (6.50%) Unix
8 10 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (3.00%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.00%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.00%) AIX
11 2 (1.00%) HPUX
11 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.00%) NetWare
11 2 (1.00%) Solaris
12 1 (0.50%) Debian
12 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (56.50%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (33.00%) Regression Testing
3 61 (30.50%) Pair Programming
4 58 (29.00%) Data Protection
5 57 (28.50%) Software Engineering
6 50 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 33 (16.50%) Mentoring
7 33 (16.50%) Test Automation
8 32 (16.00%) Coaching
9 29 (14.50%) Computer Security
10 24 (12.00%) Project Management
11 19 (9.50%) Reverse Engineering
12 17 (8.50%) Cross-Platform Development
12 17 (8.50%) Product Management
12 17 (8.50%) Secure Coding
13 16 (8.00%) Automated Testing
13 16 (8.00%) High Availability
13 16 (8.00%) Workflow
14 15 (7.50%) DevOps
14 15 (7.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 94 (47.00%) Python
2 93 (46.50%) C++
3 82 (41.00%) C#
4 79 (39.50%) Java
5 38 (19.00%) Perl
6 33 (16.50%) C
7 31 (15.50%) JavaScript
8 16 (8.00%) SQL
9 12 (6.00%) VC++
10 11 (5.50%) Apex Code
10 11 (5.50%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (16.00%) Degree
2 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.00%) MCP
4 6 (3.00%) CCNA
4 6 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.00%) MCSA
5 4 (2.00%) MCSE
6 3 (1.50%) APMG
6 3 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.00%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.00%) LPIC
7 2 (1.00%) MBA
8 1 (0.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (38.00%) QA
2 4 (2.00%) ISO19770
2 4 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 24 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (5.50%) Docker
4 3 (1.50%) vSphere
5 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (10.50%) WSUS
2 11 (5.50%) Ansible
2 11 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (5.50%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 5 (2.50%) Nagios
4 4 (2.00%) SCCM
5 3 (1.50%) Simpana
Vendors
1 108 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.50%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (10.50%) Avaya
4 18 (9.00%) Dell
4 18 (9.00%) Fortinet
5 9 (4.50%) VMware
6 6 (3.00%) Cadence
6 6 (3.00%) WatchGuard
7 5 (2.50%) Veeam
8 4 (2.00%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.50%) Cisco
9 3 (1.50%) CommVault
9 3 (1.50%) NetApp
10 2 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.00%) Sage
10 2 (1.00%) SAP
11 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds
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Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
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