Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sophos over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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.

Sophos
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 101 191 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 32.27% 49.23% 20.76%
As % of the Vendors category 55.80% 65.41% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Abingdon median annual salary £52,500 £29,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.03% -42.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £18,000 £42,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £42,500 £58,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -10.71% -

Sophos is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Abingdon.

All Vendors
Abingdon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 181 292 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 57.83% 75.26% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 76 97 86
Abingdon median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +21.21%
10th Percentile £21,875 £26,651 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,000 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Sophos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Abingdon

Sophos
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Abingdon

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in Abingdon over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sophos in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 69 (68.32%) Python
1 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (56.44%) Test Automation
3 50 (49.50%) Windows
4 48 (47.52%) C++
4 48 (47.52%) Software Engineering
5 40 (39.60%) Java
5 40 (39.60%) Linux
6 32 (31.68%) Amazon AWS
7 28 (27.72%) Pair Programming
8 26 (25.74%) JavaScript
8 26 (25.74%) Mentoring
9 24 (23.76%) Coaching
9 24 (23.76%) DevOps
9 24 (23.76%) Regression Testing
9 24 (23.76%) QA
10 22 (21.78%) Greenfield Project
11 20 (19.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (17.82%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (15.84%) Cybersecurity
13 16 (15.84%) Degree
13 16 (15.84%) Open Source
13 16 (15.84%) Internet
13 16 (15.84%) Perl
13 16 (15.84%) C#
14 15 (14.85%) System Integration Testing
15 14 (13.86%) Computer Science
16 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
16 13 (12.87%) Windows Server
17 12 (11.88%) User Experience

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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 4 (3.96%) CMS
2 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 32 (31.68%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.92%) SaaS
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.98%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.84%) Internet
2 11 (10.89%) Network Security
3 9 (8.91%) DNS
4 5 (4.95%) HTTP
4 5 (4.95%) SSL
4 5 (4.95%) Wireshark
5 4 (3.96%) SMTP
5 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.95%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.96%) Big Data
3 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.96%) MySQL
3 4 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) JIRA
1 9 (8.91%) TestRail
1 9 (8.91%) WinDbg
2 5 (4.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (4.95%) TestLink
3 4 (3.96%) Bitbucket
3 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.96%) IDA Disassembler
3 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.96%) OllyDbg
3 4 (3.96%) Subversion
4 3 (2.97%) Selenium
General
1 8 (7.92%) Publishing
2 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (34.65%) Software Engineer
2 16 (15.84%) C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (15.84%) Developer
3 12 (11.88%) QA Engineer
4 11 (10.89%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) Graduate
6 8 (7.92%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Java Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Principal Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Security Researcher
7 7 (6.93%) Server Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Windows Server Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Development Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Principal Software Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Product Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) QA Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) HTML
2 7 (6.93%) Django
3 6 (5.94%) AngularJS
3 6 (5.94%) CSS
3 6 (5.94%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (3.96%) Regular Expression
4 4 (3.96%) Spring
5 3 (2.97%) Web Services
6 2 (1.98%) JSON
6 2 (1.98%) RESTful
6 2 (1.98%) XML
7 1 (0.99%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.78%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (17.82%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (13.86%) Computer Science
4 12 (11.88%) Blog
4 12 (11.88%) User Experience
5 8 (7.92%) Cyber Attack
5 8 (7.92%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.96%) Spread Betting
7 4 (3.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (49.50%) Windows
2 40 (39.60%) Linux
3 13 (12.87%) Windows Server
4 11 (10.89%) Unix
5 6 (5.94%) AIX
5 6 (5.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (56.44%) Test Automation
3 48 (47.52%) Software Engineering
4 28 (27.72%) Pair Programming
5 26 (25.74%) Mentoring
6 24 (23.76%) Coaching
6 24 (23.76%) DevOps
6 24 (23.76%) Regression Testing
7 20 (19.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (15.84%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (15.84%) Open Source
9 15 (14.85%) System Integration Testing
10 12 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (11.88%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (11.88%) Reverse Engineering
11 11 (10.89%) Configuration Management
11 11 (10.89%) Integration Testing
12 10 (9.90%) Functional Testing
12 10 (9.90%) TDD
13 9 (8.91%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (68.32%) Python
2 48 (47.52%) C++
3 40 (39.60%) Java
4 26 (25.74%) JavaScript
5 16 (15.84%) C#
5 16 (15.84%) Perl
6 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
7 10 (9.90%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.92%) C
9 7 (6.93%) Groovy
10 6 (5.94%) Ruby
11 5 (4.95%) VBScript
12 4 (3.96%) PHP
12 4 (3.96%) SQL
12 4 (3.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (15.84%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.96%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.76%) QA
2 5 (4.95%) SLA
3 4 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.96%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 12 (11.88%) Docker
2 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.96%) KVM
2 4 (3.96%) VirtualBox
2 4 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Ansible
1 5 (4.95%) Puppet
2 4 (3.96%) Kibana
2 4 (3.96%) logstash
2 4 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (7.92%) Perforce
2 6 (5.94%) HP
3 5 (4.95%) Progress
4 4 (3.96%) Cadence
4 4 (3.96%) Splunk
5 1 (0.99%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.99%) VMware