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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 202 194 215
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 17 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.36% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.53% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 10
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 £22,800 £23,275 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £42,500 £31,050
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -10.25%
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
2651 2651 2671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 56.30% 56.21% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2093 2079 2213
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -15 15 £24,500 +6.52% 1
Egham -10 1 £37,500 -
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 27 (96.43%) MS Exchange
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 26 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 26 (92.86%) ITIL
3 24 (85.71%) CCNA
3 24 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (85.71%) SolarWinds
4 23 (82.14%) HP
5 22 (78.57%) Kalman Filter
6 21 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
6 21 (75.00%) SLA
6 21 (75.00%) MS Excel
6 21 (75.00%) Internet
7 20 (71.43%) Ethernet
8 18 (64.29%) C
8 18 (64.29%) BMC
8 18 (64.29%) Network+ Certification
9 17 (60.71%) ADSL
10 14 (50.00%) VoIP
10 14 (50.00%) Firewall
10 14 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
12 11 (39.29%) DNS
12 11 (39.29%) CheckPoint
13 10 (35.71%) Juniper
13 10 (35.71%) BT
13 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (35.71%) MCSE
13 10 (35.71%) Office 365
14 9 (32.14%) Barracuda Networks

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 27 (96.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
3 8 (28.57%) Moodle
3 8 (28.57%) Lync
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
6 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (32.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) Internet
2 20 (71.43%) Ethernet
3 17 (60.71%) ADSL
4 14 (50.00%) VoIP
4 14 (50.00%) Firewall
4 14 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (39.29%) DNS
6 8 (28.57%) FWSM
7 6 (21.43%) SAN
7 6 (21.43%) WAN
7 6 (21.43%) LAN
8 5 (17.86%) OSPF
8 5 (17.86%) BGP
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (10.71%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (10.71%) Network Security
10 3 (10.71%) TACACS
10 3 (10.71%) Broadband
10 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
11 2 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Service Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Support
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) VLE
2 2 (7.14%) CESG
3 1 (3.57%) CMDB
3 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) ITIL
2 22 (78.57%) Kalman Filter
3 21 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.71%) Change Control
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 3 (10.71%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Network Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.57%) Security Management
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) CCNA
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (64.29%) Network+ Certification
3 10 (35.71%) MCSE
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (28.57%) MCSA
5 7 (25.00%) MOS
6 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
7 3 (10.71%) CCNP
8 2 (7.14%) CCSA
8 2 (7.14%) GSEC
8 2 (7.14%) CCSE
8 2 (7.14%) CISSP
8 2 (7.14%) CEH
8 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.57%) VCAP
9 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.57%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 24 (85.71%) SolarWinds
3 23 (82.14%) HP
4 18 (64.29%) BMC
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (39.29%) CheckPoint
7 10 (35.71%) BT
7 10 (35.71%) Juniper
8 9 (32.14%) Barracuda Networks
9 8 (28.57%) F5
10 5 (17.86%) VMware
11 4 (14.29%) Citrix
11 4 (14.29%) NetApp
12 3 (10.71%) Brocade
12 3 (10.71%) McAfee
12 3 (10.71%) Splunk
13 2 (7.14%) Symantec
13 2 (7.14%) Dell
14 1 (3.57%) Clearswift
14 1 (3.57%) LANDesk
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago