The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Sussex region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sophos PLC.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 105 100 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.30% 0.31% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.66% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £28,250 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.33% -6.25%
Vendors Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
573 608 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 43.44% 46.59% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 508 512 467
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sophos
South East

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Sophos Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Sophos
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Gatwick - 2 £35,500 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £21,000 -
Sophos
South East

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Vista
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (83.33%) Draytek
2 10 (83.33%) Android
2 10 (83.33%) iPhone
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 10 (83.33%) iPad
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Phone
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (83.33%) Symantec
2 10 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 10 (83.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (83.33%) Sage
2 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco IOS

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 10 (83.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (50.00%) Broadband
4 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) PPTP
5 4 (33.33%) IPsec
5 4 (33.33%) SSL
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Blackberry
1 10 (83.33%) iPhone
1 10 (83.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Vista
1 10 (83.33%) Android
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
1 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Phone
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) VCAP
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) Sage
2 10 (83.33%) Symantec
2 10 (83.33%) Draytek
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) NETGEAR
6 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) NetApp