The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 183 206 229
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +23
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.15% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.34% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Median salary £38,750 £22,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.13% -16.98%
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £37,500 £29,250
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +28.20%
Sophos
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1397 2034 2529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.09% 43.41% 49.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1566 1828
Median salary £38,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Sophos Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Sophos
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 9 £37,500 -
Halifax - 2 £50,000 -
Bradford - 1 £40,000 -
Sophos
Yorkshire

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (75.00%) Mimecast
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) HP
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) MCSA
5 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
5 7 (43.75%) ADSL
5 7 (43.75%) VPN
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (43.75%) Avaya
5 7 (43.75%) SAN
5 7 (43.75%) MPLS
5 7 (43.75%) Forcepoint
5 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (43.75%) IVR
5 7 (43.75%) Supplier Management
5 7 (43.75%) VLAN
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
5 7 (43.75%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
5 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) ADSL
2 7 (43.75%) MPLS
2 7 (43.75%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) VLAN
2 7 (43.75%) VPN
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) IT Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) IT Security Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Network Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Network Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) IVR
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
2 7 (43.75%) Regulatory Compliance
2 7 (43.75%) Supplier Management
3 5 (31.25%) Information Security
3 5 (31.25%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) PHP
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) MCSA
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
2 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Nessus
1 5 (31.25%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) HP
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Avaya
3 7 (43.75%) Forcepoint
4 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) Clearswift
4 5 (31.25%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Rapid7
4 5 (31.25%) ScanSafe
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard