The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 90 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.10% - 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £27,000 - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.92% -6.42%
Sophos
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
492 382 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 51.57% 53.65% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 393 309 343
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Sophos
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
Sheffield - 1 £27,000 -
Sophos
Yorkshire

Sophos
Top 13 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware