The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank - 87 105
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.27% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.58% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Average salary - £28,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.11%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £31,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -7.35%
Sophos
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
549 518 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 48.46% 47.13% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 481 474 493
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Sophos
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Sophos Salary Trend in West Sussex

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Broadband
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Sage

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Broadband
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) VCAP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (50.00%) Draytek
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