Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 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
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 351 393 352
Rank change year-on-year +42 -41 +74
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 14 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.11% 0.073% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.17% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 23
Central London median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -4.60% +16.00%
10th Percentile £31,625 £26,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £48,525 £70,000 £70,250
London median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +14.94% -5.43% +28.67%

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 5,244 6,575 5,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.15% 43.76% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4,644 5,655 4,955
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,350 £83,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 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
City of London +22 6 £35,000 -14.11% 1
City of Westminster - 3 £40,000 -
West End of London - 2 £40,000 -
Sophos
London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Central London region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (71.43%) Office 365
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (50.00%) DNS
5 7 (50.00%) Citrix
5 7 (50.00%) DHCP
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 4 (28.57%) SCCM
8 4 (28.57%) Mac OS
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
9 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (21.43%) WSUS
9 3 (21.43%) WatchGuard
9 3 (21.43%) ERP
9 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP

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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DHCP
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) PBX
3 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (14.29%) PABX
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) New Media
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Mac OS
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ERP
1 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) Statistics
2 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
3 1 (7.14%) BCP
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
3 1 (7.14%) Email Filtering
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (21.43%) WSUS
3 2 (14.29%) AirWatch
3 2 (14.29%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 2 (14.29%) vCenter Server
4 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
4 1 (7.14%) SCOM
4 1 (7.14%) SCSM
4 1 (7.14%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) McAfee
3 3 (21.43%) WatchGuard
4 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) ProCurve
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) arcserve
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) Equitrac
5 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
5 1 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas