Period
to 9 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 9 December 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
London > Central London
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 366 373 355
Rank change year-on-year +7 -18 +71
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 21 14 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.16% 0.099% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.23% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 36
Central London median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% -5.68% +21.38%
10th Percentile £21,625 £26,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £49,875 £69,250 £61,625
London median annual salary £47,000 £41,000 £49,750
% change year-on-year +14.63% -17.59% +42.14%

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 Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,436 6,152 6,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.19% 43.35% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4,808 5,342 5,420
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £82,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Central London

Sophos
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Central London

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in Central London over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Sophos in Central London

Sophos
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Central London region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
City of London -9 12 £32,500 -21.69% 2
City of Westminster - 3 £40,000 -
West End of London - 2 £40,000 - 1
Sophos
London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Central London region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Office 365
3 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
4 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
5 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (71.43%) DNS
7 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
8 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
8 11 (52.38%) Windows 10
9 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (47.62%) DHCP
10 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (38.10%) MCSE
11 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (33.33%) ITIL
12 7 (33.33%) HP
12 7 (33.33%) Citrix
12 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
13 6 (28.57%) Mac OS
13 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
13 6 (28.57%) VMware
13 6 (28.57%) vSphere
13 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (28.57%) Cisco
13 6 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (23.81%) SLA
14 5 (23.81%) SAN

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (90.48%) Office 365
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) Mimecast
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) IaaS
5 1 (4.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) DNS
2 10 (47.62%) DHCP
3 6 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 5 (23.81%) SAN
5 3 (14.29%) NAS
6 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (9.52%) PBX
6 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.76%) LAN
7 1 (4.76%) PABX
7 1 (4.76%) Skype
7 1 (4.76%) SMTP
7 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.76%) VLAN
7 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Administrator
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Mindset
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.52%) New Media
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
1 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (52.38%) Windows 10
4 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (28.57%) Mac OS
7 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (14.29%) Decision-Making
2 3 (14.29%) Presales
3 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Task Automation
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.76%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) MCSE
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (28.57%) vSphere
3 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) WSUS
2 3 (14.29%) Nagios
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
4 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (4.76%) SCSM
4 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Citrix
2 7 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Avaya
4 4 (19.05%) NETGEAR
5 3 (14.29%) ProCurve
6 2 (9.52%) CommVault
6 2 (9.52%) ConnectWise
6 2 (9.52%) Equitrac
6 2 (9.52%) McAfee
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
6 2 (9.52%) WatchGuard
6 2 (9.52%) Webroot
7 1 (4.76%) Adobe
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (4.76%) SAP