The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington - - 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £36,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-26.89% -4.60%
Sophos
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
256 156 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 49.90% 45.22% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 214 129 242
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Sophos
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Warrington

Sophos
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Draytek
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Becrypt

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Draytek
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Becrypt
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee