Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 218 261
Rank change year-on-year +8 +43 +10
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 16 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.25% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.58% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 1
East Midlands median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.89% +63.64% -23.61%
10th Percentile £25,100 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £45,000 £28,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +10.34%

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 2,365 2,233 2,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 50.64% 42.90% 44.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,811 1,828 2,128
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 15 November 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 15 November 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
Derbyshire +13 5 £32,000 -28.89%
Lincolnshire - 5 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire +20 4 £75,000 - 1
Northamptonshire -8 2 £25,750 -6.36% 2
Sophos
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
4 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) VLAN
6 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
6 9 (56.25%) Office 365
7 8 (50.00%) McAfee
7 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (50.00%) DNS
8 7 (43.75%) SLA
8 7 (43.75%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (43.75%) Symantec
8 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (43.75%) Firewall
8 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
8 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (37.50%) Proofpoint
9 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (37.50%) Cisco
9 6 (37.50%) SQL
10 5 (31.25%) CRM
10 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
10 5 (31.25%) Site Server
10 5 (31.25%) arcserve

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (31.25%) Site Server
3 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) IIS
4 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) Mimecast
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) VLAN
2 8 (50.00%) DNS
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) Skype
4 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) DHCP
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) IPsec
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) NAS
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MS Access
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (37.50%) IT Support
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Support
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) IT Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) HP Storage
3 1 (6.25%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) CRM
3 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Server Building
4 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Antivirus Management
6 2 (12.50%) Availability Management
6 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 2 (12.50%) Facilities Management
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Patching
6 2 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) Terminal Services
5 2 (12.50%) BitLocker
5 2 (12.50%) DFS Replication
5 2 (12.50%) Firmware
5 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (12.50%) vSphere
5 2 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (18.75%) WSUS
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (12.50%) HP NNM
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM
3 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) McAfee
4 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
4 7 (43.75%) Symantec
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Proofpoint
6 5 (31.25%) Acronis
6 5 (31.25%) arcserve
6 5 (31.25%) Cyberoam
6 5 (31.25%) Draytek
6 5 (31.25%) ESET
6 5 (31.25%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) Kaspersky
6 5 (31.25%) WatchGuard
6 5 (31.25%) Webroot
7 2 (12.50%) CommVault
7 2 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (12.50%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (12.50%) QNAP