The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank - 197 202
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.48% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 8
Average salary - £26,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
Sophos
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2123 2283 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 54.74% 51.98% 54.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1761 1821 1793
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Sophos
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Surrey

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Acronis
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) ADSL
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Avaya
4 2 (40.00%) BMC
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) ADSL
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Acronis
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) BMC
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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