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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 194 207 203
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 17 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.37% 0.021% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.040% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 16
Average salary £26,500 - £22,250
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 - £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £31,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-6.34% -5.97%
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
2562 2529 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 55.11% 52.99% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 2024 2323
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -6 16 £26,500 - 1
Egham - 1 £37,500 -
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (96.15%) HP
2 25 (96.15%) ITIL
2 25 (96.15%) MS Exchange
3 24 (92.31%) ADSL
3 24 (92.31%) CCNA
3 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (92.31%) Ethernet
3 24 (92.31%) Internet
3 24 (92.31%) SolarWinds
3 24 (92.31%) Network Monitoring
3 24 (92.31%) Kalman Filter
4 20 (76.92%) SLA
5 19 (73.08%) MS Excel
5 19 (73.08%) BMC
5 19 (73.08%) Network+ Certification
6 17 (65.38%) C
7 15 (57.69%) VoIP
8 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (30.77%) Firewall
9 7 (26.92%) DNS
9 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
10 6 (23.08%) Barracuda Networks
10 6 (23.08%) F5
10 6 (23.08%) FWSM
10 6 (23.08%) Office 365
10 6 (23.08%) Moodle
10 6 (23.08%) Lync

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 25 (96.15%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (23.08%) Moodle
3 6 (23.08%) Lync
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (73.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) ADSL
1 24 (92.31%) Ethernet
1 24 (92.31%) Internet
2 15 (57.69%) VoIP
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (30.77%) Firewall
4 7 (26.92%) DNS
5 6 (23.08%) FWSM
6 3 (11.54%) WAN
6 3 (11.54%) Broadband
6 3 (11.54%) LAN
7 2 (7.69%) SAN
7 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.69%) OSPF
7 2 (7.69%) BGP
8 1 (3.85%) VLAN
8 1 (3.85%) SHDSL
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Service Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior NOC Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) VLE
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
2 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) ITIL
2 24 (92.31%) Network Monitoring
2 24 (92.31%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (92.31%) CCNA
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (73.08%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (23.08%) MCSE
3 6 (23.08%) MCSA
4 5 (19.23%) MOS
5 1 (3.85%) VCAP
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CCNP
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (96.15%) HP
3 24 (92.31%) SolarWinds
4 19 (73.08%) BMC
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 6 (23.08%) F5
6 6 (23.08%) BT
6 6 (23.08%) Juniper
6 6 (23.08%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.85%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 23 days
Posted: 9 hours ago