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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 204 209 218
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.11% 0.16% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +1.85%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
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
2417 2720 2655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.05% 54.22% 51.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 2143 2018
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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
Reigate -2 1 £23,000 -16.36% 1
Guildford - 1 £41,000 -
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) SolarWinds
1 14 (93.33%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) ITIL
3 10 (66.67%) ADSL
3 10 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 10 (66.67%) CCNA
3 10 (66.67%) HP
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (66.67%) Internet
3 10 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (40.00%) VoIP
5 5 (33.33%) C
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) SLA
5 5 (33.33%) BMC
5 5 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) Nagios
6 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 4 (26.67%) McAfee
6 4 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (26.67%) BCP
6 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) ADSL
1 10 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 10 (66.67%) Internet
2 6 (40.00%) VoIP
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) BCP
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNA
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CEH
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 2 (13.33%) CISM
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nagios
1 4 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) SolarWinds
2 10 (66.67%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) BMC
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 4 (26.67%) McAfee
4 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
4 4 (26.67%) Postini
4 4 (26.67%) Qualys
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Siemens
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter
5 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago