The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 222 247 265
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +18
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 12 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.14% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.31% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 4
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £22,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £29,000 £31,550
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +27.11%
Sophos
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2142 2934 3564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.45% 44.49% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 2338 2670
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sophos Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Sophos Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Yorkshire +23 11 £40,000 +81.81%
South Yorkshire +11 1 £45,000 +80.00%
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Mimecast
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (45.00%) HP
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) MCSA
5 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) Forcepoint
7 6 (30.00%) MPLS
7 6 (30.00%) Avaya
7 6 (30.00%) SAN
7 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (30.00%) IVR
7 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (30.00%) ADSL
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) VPN
7 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) ADSL
2 6 (30.00%) MPLS
2 6 (30.00%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 6 (30.00%) VLAN
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) Network Security
4 4 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) DHCP
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) LAN
7 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) German Language
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) IVR
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 6 (30.00%) Supplier Management
4 5 (25.00%) Information Security
4 5 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Network Management
6 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) MCSA
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (15.00%) MCSE
4 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) NCDA
4 2 (10.00%) NCIE
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) MetaFrame
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Nessus
1 5 (25.00%) Nexpose
2 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) HP
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Forcepoint
5 6 (30.00%) Avaya
5 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (25.00%) Clearswift
6 5 (25.00%) F5
6 5 (25.00%) Rapid7
6 5 (25.00%) ScanSafe
7 3 (15.00%) Citrix
8 2 (10.00%) Altiris
8 2 (10.00%) EMC
8 2 (10.00%) IBM
8 2 (10.00%) NetApp
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (10.00%) Veeam
9 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard