The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire 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 77 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.13% 0.58% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 1.58% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -34.32%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Sophos
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
308 253 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 41.01% 36.61% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 267 235 261
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,580 £22,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £22,500 -
Sophos
West Midlands

Sophos
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Operations Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft