Period
to 25 May 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 25 May 2019 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 231 245 256
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 +55
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 5 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.088% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.72% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Berkshire median annual salary £23,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.69% -27.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £37,100
90th Percentile £24,250 £112,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,382
% change year-on-year +7.69% +6.97% -26.79%

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 Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,441 3,341 3,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 43.13% 47.93% 51.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,951 2,580 2,693
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,625 £74,550
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.12%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Berkshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Berkshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +4 4 - -
Thatcham - 1 £23,500 -
Sophos
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, IT jobs citing Sophos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Phone
2 4 (80.00%) KVM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) McAfee
2 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Deskside Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Phone
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) McAfee
1 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft