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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sophos
Rank 253 221 226
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +5
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 4 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.053% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Average salary £30,250 £27,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.03% -0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £26,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £27,600 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.45% -6.42%
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
3569 2761 2724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 47.56% 49.83% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2707 2165 2181
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Sophos Salary Histogram 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 21 October 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 -38 2 £36,250 +34.25% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £33,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £27,000 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) NetApp
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (53.85%) HP
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 5 (38.46%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) CommVault
7 5 (38.46%) vSphere
7 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
8 4 (30.77%) Firewall
8 4 (30.77%) Wireless
8 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 4 (30.77%) WatchGuard
8 4 (30.77%) SonicWALL
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (23.08%) CCNA
10 2 (15.38%) SLA
10 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (15.38%) ITIL
10 2 (15.38%) MCSE
10 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
10 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
10 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
10 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.69%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) Wireless
2 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Managed Services Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Content Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (7.69%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) NetApp
4 7 (53.85%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) CommVault
6 4 (30.77%) WatchGuard
6 4 (30.77%) SonicWALL
7 1 (7.69%) IronPort
7 1 (7.69%) Nortel
7 1 (7.69%) Avaya
7 1 (7.69%) Nokia
7 1 (7.69%) Apple
7 1 (7.69%) Trend Micro
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