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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 64 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.45% - 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
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
201 232 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 44.87% 49.36% 51.00%
Number of salaries quoted 162 178 219
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,700 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Sophos Salary Histogram in Warrington

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft