The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Runcorn region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +9.43%
Vendors Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
29 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 55.77% 68.42% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 27
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sophos
Cheshire

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Sophos
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Runcorn

Sophos
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (100.00%) Trend Micro
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
1 4 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) IronPort
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 4 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Trend Micro
2 3 (75.00%) IronPort