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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 181 207 205
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.033% 0.098% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.065% 0.19% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 18
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +17.64%
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
1541 2118 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.51% 51.68% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1784 2086
Median salary £46,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 1 £27,500 -
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) SLA
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 5 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Office 365
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (20.00%) FTP

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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (10.00%) 3G
4 1 (10.00%) Broadband
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (20.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) arcserve
5 2 (20.00%) IronPort
5 2 (20.00%) Kofax
5 2 (20.00%) Mitel
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL