The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 61 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.19% 0.20% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +12.06%
Sophos
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Vendors Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
256 281 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 49.23% 55.31% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 214 249 230
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £50,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Sophos
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Swindon region.

Sophos Salary Trend in Swindon

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Lotus
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) IBM Notes
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Management
3 4 (66.67%) IBM Domino
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (16.67%) MCITP
6 1 (16.67%) WSUS
6 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 5 (83.33%) IBM Notes
2 4 (66.67%) IBM Domino
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Lotus
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec