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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sophos PLC.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 200 205 217
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.047% 0.044% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.090% 0.082% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Median salary £27,500 £43,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.04% +65.38%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +14.03%
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
2228 2448 2850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.63% 53.44% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1973 2274
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Sophos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Extreme Networks

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Support
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds