The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
UK / Scotland
Rank 137 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £36,875 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-21.35% +22.91%

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
935 1340 1242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.76% 45.13% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 612 820 806
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sophos
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Scotland

Sophos
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Edinburgh - 2 £32,500 -
Highlands - 1 £32,500 -
Sophos
UK

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Trustwave
5 1 (16.67%) Meraki
5 1 (16.67%) BitLocker
5 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Fat Client

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Server Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Server Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) BitLocker
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Trustwave
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
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