The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sophos
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 141 - 134
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 2 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.091% - 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% - 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
Median salary £36,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -28.12% +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 Hertfordshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 941 1468 1278
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 42.79% 57.08% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 692 1166 973
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Hertfordshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £36,500 -
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 -
Sophos
East of England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 12 (85.71%) Forcepoint
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) CISSP
3 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (42.86%) CEH
3 6 (42.86%) ISMS
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) Advertising
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 2 (14.29%) EPoS
5 2 (14.29%) MCSE
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) iPad
5 2 (14.29%) Office 365
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 2 (14.29%) Veeam
5 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (14.29%) Degree

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Risk Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Security Analyst
1 12 (85.71%) Security Risk Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Risk Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Manager
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) EPoS
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ISMS
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CEH
1 6 (42.86%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Forcepoint
2 2 (14.29%) Apple
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Veeam