Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 162 131
Rank change year-on-year +32 -31 0
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 8 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.54% 0.13% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 0.30% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 16
Gloucestershire median annual salary £34,500 £29,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.97% -27.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £36,500 £37,000 £46,625
South West median annual salary £34,003 £31,250 £40,500
% change year-on-year +8.81% -22.84% +65.08%

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 Gloucestershire.

All Vendors
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 646 985 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 43.38% 43.99% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 553 815 751
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £63,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Sophos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Gloucestershire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Gloucestershire

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sophos in Gloucestershire

Sophos
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Cirencester -5 7 £34,500 +38.00%
Sophos
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (62.50%) Change Management
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (62.50%) Aruba
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (62.50%) NetScaler
4 5 (62.50%) IPv4
4 5 (62.50%) IPv6
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) VPN
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) Avaya
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) Security Hardening
4 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (62.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (62.50%) IT Strategy
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) IPv4
3 5 (62.50%) IPv6
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) NetScaler
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) ICT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) ICT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Support
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) IT Strategy
2 5 (62.50%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (62.50%) Security Hardening
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Aruba
2 5 (62.50%) Avaya
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware