The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.56% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +17.64%
Sophos
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
222 175 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.11% 38.21% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 175 149 259
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £60,000 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Sophos
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Sophos
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 8 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £34,000 -
Sophos
North East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 8 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Nortel
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Nortel