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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 206 192 222
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 9 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.18% 0.49% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.87% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 6
Average salary £24,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £24,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-24.28% -7.89%
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
2797 2769 2823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 55.82% 56.53% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2244 2133 2327
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Sophos Salary Histogram in Surrey

Sophos
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Reigate -17 8 £24,000 +4.34% 1
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) ITIL
1 19 (95.00%) MS Exchange
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (90.00%) CCNA
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (85.00%) SolarWinds
4 16 (80.00%) HP
4 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
5 15 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (70.00%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (70.00%) C
6 14 (70.00%) SLA
6 14 (70.00%) Internet
7 13 (65.00%) Ethernet
8 12 (60.00%) BMC
8 12 (60.00%) Network+ Certification
9 11 (55.00%) Firewall
9 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (50.00%) ADSL
11 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
11 9 (45.00%) MCSE
11 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (40.00%) Juniper
12 8 (40.00%) DNS
12 8 (40.00%) VoIP
12 8 (40.00%) BT
12 8 (40.00%) Office 365
13 7 (35.00%) Barracuda Networks

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (30.00%) Moodle
2 6 (30.00%) Lync
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (35.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Internet
2 13 (65.00%) Ethernet
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (50.00%) ADSL
5 8 (40.00%) DNS
5 8 (40.00%) VoIP
6 6 (30.00%) FWSM
7 5 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (15.00%) Network Security
9 3 (15.00%) OSPF
9 3 (15.00%) BGP
9 3 (15.00%) TACACS
9 3 (15.00%) WAN
9 3 (15.00%) Broadband
9 3 (15.00%) LAN
10 1 (5.00%) DMVPN
10 1 (5.00%) VLAN
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Support
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Firmware
2 2 (10.00%) CESG
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) ITIL
2 15 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (70.00%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Control
5 3 (15.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Network Management
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) Security Management
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) CCNA
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (60.00%) Network+ Certification
3 9 (45.00%) MCSE
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (35.00%) MCSA
5 6 (30.00%) MOS
6 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) CCNP
8 2 (10.00%) CISSP
8 2 (10.00%) CCSA
8 2 (10.00%) GSEC
8 2 (10.00%) CCSE
8 2 (10.00%) CEH
8 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (5.00%) VCAP
9 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (70.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) SolarWinds
3 16 (80.00%) HP
4 12 (60.00%) BMC
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
7 8 (40.00%) Juniper
7 8 (40.00%) BT
8 7 (35.00%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (30.00%) F5
10 5 (25.00%) VMware
11 4 (20.00%) Citrix
11 4 (20.00%) NetApp
12 3 (15.00%) Splunk
12 3 (15.00%) Brocade
12 3 (15.00%) McAfee
13 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
13 1 (5.00%) Veeam
13 1 (5.00%) Clearswift
13 1 (5.00%) Symantec
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