The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 92 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.20% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.61% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £42,500 £25,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
Sophos
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
538 489 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 54.07% 51.04% 45.34%
Number of salaries quoted 452 428 356
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Swindon - 2 £42,500 -
Sophos
South West

Sophos
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Server Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Server Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware