The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 3 months to 26 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
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 251 303
Rank change year-on-year +25 +52  
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 8 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.14% 0.087%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.36% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 8
Median salary £54,750 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,860 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £36,700 £46,600
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year -6.66% +12.78%  

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 the City of London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2260 2478 4421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 43.15% 39.41% 42.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1983 2199 3804
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Sophos as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in the City of London

Sophos
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Sophos in the City of London

Sophos
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sophos in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
5 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) Office 365
6 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
7 5 (35.71%) CISM
7 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
7 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
7 5 (35.71%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (35.71%) DNS
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco
7 5 (35.71%) Mac OS X
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
7 5 (35.71%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (28.57%) G Suite
8 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
8 4 (28.57%) Google
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (28.57%) Confluence
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) G Suite
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) PBX
5 1 (7.14%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Mac Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) PC Support
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) BYOD
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
2 3 (21.43%) iPad
2 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (14.29%) NHS
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Mac OS X
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
4 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (21.43%) Security Patching
4 3 (21.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (21.43%) Web Filtering
5 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) SIEM
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISM
1 5 (35.71%) CompTIA Security+
1 5 (35.71%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (14.29%) CASP
4 2 (14.29%) CEH
4 2 (14.29%) CISSP
4 2 (14.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.14%) VirtualBox
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 3 (21.43%) AirWatch
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) Nessus
3 2 (14.29%) WSUS
4 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Google
5 3 (21.43%) Apple
5 3 (21.43%) AppSense
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
6 2 (14.29%) McAfee
6 2 (14.29%) Meraki
6 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 2 (14.29%) Qualys
6 2 (14.29%) Splunk
7 1 (7.14%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (7.14%) F5
7 1 (7.14%) NETGEAR
7 1 (7.14%) RightFax
7 1 (7.14%) Synology
7 1 (7.14%) Veeam
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