The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 3 months to 28 June 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 84 122
Rank change year-on-year -31 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% 0.11% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £48,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  

Sophos is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 657 387 744
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.31% 40.78% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 825 684 1236
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,675 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Cheshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Cheshire

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sophos in Cheshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 2 £55,000 -
Sophos
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) VoIP
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (50.00%) Symantec
5 4 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (37.50%) Server Building
6 3 (37.50%) Office 365
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 3 (37.50%) DHCP
6 3 (37.50%) Kaspersky
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) VLAN
7 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
7 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Server Building
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Security
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Kaspersky
4 2 (25.00%) arcserve
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago