Period
to 19 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 19 July 2018 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 187 196
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 15 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.37% 0.21% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.61% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £28,250 £38,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.66% +52.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £38,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £31,200 £38,000 £27,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,250 £31,250
% change year-on-year +20.81% +19.20% +4.17%

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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,439 1,309 1,522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.35% 34.82% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 844 960 1,179
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,045 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +5.88%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Cambridgeshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Cambridgeshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
Peterborough - 10 £27,500 -
Cambridge -8 5 £35,000 -7.89%
Sophos
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Kaspersky
3 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Change Management
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (33.33%) Citrix
5 5 (33.33%) NHS
5 5 (33.33%) Symantec
5 5 (33.33%) McAfee
5 5 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (33.33%) SLA
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Windows NT
5 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (33.33%) BitLocker
5 5 (33.33%) Patch Management

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 5 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Scripter
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Windows NT
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
1 5 (33.33%) Disk Encryption
1 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) PMO
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (33.33%) VirtualBox
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
2 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 5 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Kaspersky
3 5 (33.33%) Acronis
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) McAfee
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Symantec
3 5 (33.33%) Veeam
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp