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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 252 210 222
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +12
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.041% 0.13% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.084% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £26,500 £27,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.85% +42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -7.89%
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
3563 2601 2850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 48.62% 48.63% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2660 2043 2284
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
West Yorkshire -34 2 £26,500 -1.85% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £33,500 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) NetApp
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) HP
4 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (62.50%) WatchGuard
5 10 (62.50%) SonicWALL
5 10 (62.50%) Wireless
5 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
5 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) CommVault
7 5 (31.25%) vSphere
8 4 (25.00%) Firewall
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (18.75%) CCNA
9 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
10 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
10 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
10 2 (12.50%) MCSE
10 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
10 2 (12.50%) SLA
11 1 (6.25%) Service Management
11 1 (6.25%) Nokia

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Wireless
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Consultant
2 9 (56.25%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Managed Services Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
2 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
2 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (31.25%) vSphere
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) UAG
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) NetApp
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) HP
4 10 (62.50%) WatchGuard
4 10 (62.50%) SonicWALL
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) CommVault
6 1 (6.25%) Nokia
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) Nortel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago