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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank 223 249 208
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -41
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 24 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.43% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 8
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,250 £33,450
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £28,500 £28,250
% change year-on-year
+14.03% +0.88%
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
3170 3281 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.07% 44.09% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2477 2552 2102
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sophos across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 +7 18 £37,500 +25.00% 2
North Yorkshire +26 7 £26,000 -20.00%
East Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
3 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (46.34%) VMware
5 18 (43.90%) Dell
6 17 (41.46%) HP
6 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
6 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
8 14 (34.15%) SCCM
8 14 (34.15%) DNS
9 13 (31.71%) Cisco
10 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
11 11 (26.83%) SCOM
11 11 (26.83%) Firewall
12 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (24.39%) vSphere
12 10 (24.39%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (21.95%) CentOS
13 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (21.95%) Network Design
13 9 (21.95%) Clustering
13 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (21.95%) Ethernet
13 9 (21.95%) Windows XP
13 9 (21.95%) Linux
13 9 (21.95%) Web Services
14 8 (19.51%) LAN

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.76%) nginx
4 4 (9.76%) Apache
5 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.88%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.07%) Office 365
3 4 (9.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (9.76%) Mimecast
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) DNS
2 11 (26.83%) Firewall
3 9 (21.95%) Ethernet
4 8 (19.51%) LAN
4 8 (19.51%) WAN
5 7 (17.07%) DHCP
6 6 (14.63%) Wireless
7 5 (12.20%) PBX
7 5 (12.20%) SSL
8 4 (9.76%) VLAN
8 4 (9.76%) Network Security
8 4 (9.76%) NAS
9 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.88%) VoIP
11 1 (2.44%) VPN
11 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) MySQL
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (14.63%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 6 (14.63%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.76%) Support Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Active Directory Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Junior
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Network Support
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Server Support
7 1 (2.44%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) CMDB
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
6 9 (21.95%) CentOS
6 9 (21.95%) Linux
6 9 (21.95%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (21.95%) Network Design
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) Data Protection
4 5 (12.20%) DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) BCP
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.44%) Line Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) PHP
1 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.07%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
3 10 (24.39%) vSphere
3 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) SCCM
2 11 (26.83%) SCOM
3 7 (17.07%) SCDPM
4 5 (12.20%) MOM
5 4 (9.76%) Nagios
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (4.88%) SCOrch
6 2 (4.88%) WSUS
7 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (46.34%) VMware
3 18 (43.90%) Dell
4 17 (41.46%) HP
5 13 (31.71%) Cisco
6 6 (14.63%) NetApp
6 6 (14.63%) WatchGuard
6 6 (14.63%) SonicWALL
7 5 (12.20%) LANDesk
8 4 (9.76%) Akamai
8 4 (9.76%) QNAP
9 3 (7.32%) Symantec
10 2 (4.88%) Apple
10 2 (4.88%) IBM
11 1 (2.44%) Nokia
11 1 (2.44%) Nortel
11 1 (2.44%) Avaya
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