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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 99 95 85
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 1 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.12% 0.94% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 2.22% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 13
Median salary - £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.06%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -28.75% +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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 340 450 505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 40.67% 42.13% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 309 330 392
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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
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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 1 - -
Sophos
South West

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

Sophos
Top Related 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL