Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 120 146
Rank change year-on-year +19 +26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.53% 0.18% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Kent median annual salary £32,000 £70,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.29% +180.00% +25.00%
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 Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 552 780 1002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 41.82% 46.37% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 476 667 884
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,625 £22,300 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Kent

Sophos
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Kent

Sophos
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Kent 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
Dover - 2 - -
Sevenoaks - 1 £22,500 -
Sophos
South East

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 Kent region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
1 7 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (85.71%) Patch Management
2 6 (85.71%) NAS
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) FirePass
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) iPhone
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Visualfiles
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) FirePass
2 6 (85.71%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Desktop Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Desktop Support
2 6 (85.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) IT Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) IT Support
3 4 (57.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (85.71%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) VMware