Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 222 252
Rank change year-on-year +7 +30 +11
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 17 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.11% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.27% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 1
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +63.64% -21.43%
10th Percentile £25,700 £45,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £45,000 £28,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +6.67%

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 the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,508 2,190 2,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 51.30% 41.17% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,998 1,723 2,136
East Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,963 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +3 5 £32,000 -28.89%
Lincolnshire - 5 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire +22 3 £75,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £21,500 - 2
Sophos
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) DNS
4 10 (58.82%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) VLAN
5 9 (52.94%) McAfee
5 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
6 8 (47.06%) SLA
6 8 (47.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (47.06%) Symantec
6 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
6 8 (47.06%) SolarWinds
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (41.18%) Office 365
8 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (35.29%) Proofpoint
8 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
8 6 (35.29%) HP
8 6 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (29.41%) ESET
9 5 (29.41%) Antivirus Management
9 5 (29.41%) arcserve
9 5 (29.41%) Terminal Services
9 5 (29.41%) Site Server
9 5 (29.41%) LAN
9 5 (29.41%) Cisco

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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (29.41%) Site Server
3 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (29.41%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
1 10 (58.82%) VLAN
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) Skype
3 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) WLAN
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MS Access
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365 Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Support
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) IT Support
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Head of Infrastructure
4 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Android
6 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Antivirus Management
2 5 (29.41%) CRM
2 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Patch Management
2 5 (29.41%) Server Building
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
4 3 (17.65%) Availability Management
4 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
4 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
4 3 (17.65%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Security Patching
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
4 5 (29.41%) Terminal Services
5 3 (17.65%) BitLocker
5 3 (17.65%) Firmware
5 3 (17.65%) XenServer
6 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) WSUS
3 3 (17.65%) HP NNM
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) McAfee
4 8 (47.06%) SolarWinds
4 8 (47.06%) Symantec
5 6 (35.29%) HP
5 6 (35.29%) Proofpoint
6 5 (29.41%) Acronis
6 5 (29.41%) arcserve
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) Cyberoam
6 5 (29.41%) Draytek
6 5 (29.41%) ESET
6 5 (29.41%) Kaspersky
6 5 (29.41%) WatchGuard
6 5 (29.41%) Webroot
7 3 (17.65%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (11.76%) Juniper
8 2 (11.76%) Siemens
9 1 (5.88%) Apple