The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sophos PLC.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 0.60% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.76%
Sophos
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth region.

Vendors Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 42.17% 41.86% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 65 16 4
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.96%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Plymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Sophos
Salary Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Plymouth region.

Sophos Salary Trend in Plymouth

Sophos
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth region citing Sophos also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sophos.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Micro
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth region citing Sophos also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sophos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) Trend Micro