Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 May 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 239 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - +260
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.018% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.045% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
England median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% -12.50% +21.21%

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 the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,354 2,199 3,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 46.82% 39.32% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,955 1,696 2,223
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Sophos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in the East Midlands

Sophos
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Sophos in the East Midlands

Sophos
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Sophos in the East Midlands

Sophos
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Leicestershire - 3 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Sophos
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Patch Management
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Security Patching
5 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) WLAN
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (28.57%) LDAP
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) CCNP
6 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 2 (28.57%) CommVault
6 2 (28.57%) Veritas

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) WLAN
5 1 (14.29%) Skype
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Support
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Patch Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Security Patching
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
5 1 (14.29%) Firmware
5 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
2 1 (14.29%) HP NNM
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Autodesk
4 2 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (28.57%) CommVault
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Draytek
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec