The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 99 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.16% - 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £27,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.85%
Sophos
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
527 517 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.73% 46.75% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 475 478 429
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Sophos
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Sophos Salary Trend in South Wales

Sophos
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 2 £27,500 -
Sophos
Wales

Sophos
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago