The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 25 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 - 103
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.082% - 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £37,500 - £45,000
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 Edinburgh.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 475 485 514
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.93% 40.82% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 277 247 328
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Sophos
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Trustwave
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Server Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Trustwave