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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sophos
Rank 239 240 251
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 4 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.069% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.55% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 14
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £33,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+17.42% +13.79%
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
2464 2929 3198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.62% 44.14% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1993 2343 2543
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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
North Yorkshire +3 2 £37,500 +25.00%
West Yorkshire -13 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £24,500 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) HP
4 8 (53.33%) Citrix
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
5 7 (46.67%) WatchGuard
5 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (46.67%) DNS
6 6 (40.00%) DHCP
6 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (40.00%) NetApp
7 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 5 (33.33%) XenApp
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
7 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (33.33%) Presales
7 5 (33.33%) Release Management
7 5 (33.33%) SCCM
7 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
8 4 (26.67%) Firewall
8 4 (26.67%) Wireless
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012

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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 5 (33.33%) Presales
1 5 (33.33%) Release Management
1 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) WatchGuard
4 6 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
6 2 (13.33%) Veeam
7 1 (6.67%) BMC
7 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) Sage