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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 96 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 8 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.63% - 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% - 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 12
Average salary £23,767 - £39,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,534 - £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £34,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.54% -13.12%
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
585 527 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 45.77% 50.05% 52.98%
Number of salaries quoted 484 410 568
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 15 September 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
Chippenham - 4 £24,534 -
Swindon - 4 £22,250 -
Sophos
South West

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (60.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (60.00%) IP Telephony
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (60.00%) VLAN
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) Altiris
4 4 (40.00%) MCDST
4 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) IP Telephony
2 6 (60.00%) VLAN
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) NAS
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) VB
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCP
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) MCSA
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Altiris
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) Symantec