The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 - 176
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 13 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.51% - 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Median salary £37,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year -6.66% +12.78%  

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 Leeds.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1097 1147 1491
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 43.10% 40.08% 44.91%
Number of salaries quoted 878 952 1226
Median salary £43,875 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Sophos
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Leeds

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sophos in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 10 (71.43%) Remote Desktop
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) Apple
4 7 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (50.00%) 3G
4 7 (50.00%) McAfee
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (50.00%) Smartphone
4 7 (50.00%) VLAN
4 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 7 (50.00%) Android
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) IVR
5 6 (42.86%) People Management
5 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) 3G
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) VLAN
3 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (42.86%) ADSL
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 6 (42.86%) SAN
5 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) IT Support
1 7 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 6 (42.86%) IVR
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Android
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (42.86%) People Management
3 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
3 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Apple
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix
1 7 (50.00%) McAfee
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Avaya
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Forcepoint
4 2 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat