Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 275 267
Rank change year-on-year +24 -8 +28
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 12 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.19% 0.029% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.057% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 19
Hampshire median annual salary £23,000 £27,000 £42,700
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.81% -36.77% +13.87%
10th Percentile £20,500 £27,000 £39,800
90th Percentile £33,750 £27,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.07% -31.76% +54.55%

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 Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3091 3482 3883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 48.18% 50.63% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2560 2919 3261
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,750 £23,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Hampshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Hampshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Southampton - 10 £21,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £25,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £34,000 -
Sophos
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (58.33%) Office 365
5 7 (58.33%) Windows 10
6 6 (50.00%) oVirt
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (50.00%) pfSense
6 6 (50.00%) KVM
6 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (50.00%) Bacula
6 6 (50.00%) OpenVPN
6 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
6 6 (50.00%) NetSuite
6 6 (50.00%) WSUS
6 6 (50.00%) Firewall
6 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
6 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (50.00%) IPsec
6 6 (50.00%) Samba
6 6 (50.00%) VPN
6 6 (50.00%) DNS
6 6 (50.00%) DHCP
6 6 (50.00%) NFS

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (8.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) IPsec
1 6 (50.00%) OpenVPN
1 6 (50.00%) VPN
1 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (41.67%) VoIP
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 7 (58.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (58.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 10
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ERP
1 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) KVM
3 6 (50.00%) NFS
3 6 (50.00%) oVirt
3 6 (50.00%) pfSense
3 6 (50.00%) Samba
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Bacula
1 6 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
4 6 (50.00%) Dell
4 6 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) Adobe
6 1 (8.33%) Apple
6 1 (8.33%) Draytek
6 1 (8.33%) Sage
6 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (8.33%) Veeam