The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 58 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 0.28% 2.56% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 5.00% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Average salary £23,000 £25,750 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.67% +25.60%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
Sophos
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
212 160 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 60.40% 51.12% 70.78%
Number of salaries quoted 204 149 218
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Sophos
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Reigate

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 18 (100.00%) ITIL
1 18 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 18 (100.00%) ADSL
1 18 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) CCNA
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) HP
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (100.00%) Internet
1 18 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 18 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 18 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 13 (72.22%) BMC
2 13 (72.22%) SLA
2 13 (72.22%) Network+ Certification
3 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 12 (66.67%) VoIP
4 11 (61.11%) C
5 1 (5.56%) CMDB
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (5.56%) SHDSL
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) MOS
5 1 (5.56%) VLE
5 1 (5.56%) Moodle
5 1 (5.56%) Lync
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 18 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Moodle
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) ADSL
1 18 (100.00%) Internet
1 18 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 12 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Broadband
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) SHDSL
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) FWSM
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) VLE
1 1 (5.56%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) ITIL
1 18 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 18 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CCNA
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MOS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) HP
1 18 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 13 (72.22%) BMC
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) BT
3 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (5.56%) Juniper
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter