The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 59 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.41% 0.38% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £43,947 - -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +29.31%
Sophos
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
250 310 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 51.65% 58.71% 60.11%
Number of salaries quoted 202 247 219
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Sophos
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Watford

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Sophos Salary Histogram in Watford

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Watford region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) VMware