The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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
England / London
Rank 556 602 587
Rank change year-on-year +46 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 32 54 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.095% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 53
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.12% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £28,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,550 £65,000
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 London.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 14635 18357 19844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 43.51% 44.03% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11971 15504 16616
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Sophos
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Sophos in London

Sophos
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sophos in London

Sophos
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the London 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
City of London +52 6 £43,000 +14.66%
Croydon - 1 £34,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £46,000 -
Sophos
England

Sophos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 62 (87.32%) Windows
2 39 (54.93%) Firewall
3 34 (47.89%) Microsoft
4 33 (46.48%) Active Directory
5 30 (42.25%) CheckPoint
6 26 (36.62%) Degree
7 25 (35.21%) Cisco
7 25 (35.21%) Windows Server
8 23 (32.39%) MS Office
9 22 (30.99%) Risk Management
9 22 (30.99%) Windows 7
10 21 (29.58%) VMware
11 19 (26.76%) TCP/IP
11 19 (26.76%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (25.35%) Palo Alto
12 18 (25.35%) Linux
13 17 (23.94%) ITIL
14 16 (22.54%) VPN
14 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (22.54%) Information Security
14 16 (22.54%) Backup Exec
15 15 (21.13%) CEH
15 15 (21.13%) Fortinet
15 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (21.13%) Network Security
15 15 (21.13%) Juniper
15 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
15 15 (21.13%) SIEM
15 15 (21.13%) Office 365
16 14 (19.72%) Regular Expression

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.31%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.86%) ArcGIS
4 7 (9.86%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.86%) WebSphere Portal
5 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (7.04%) Apache
6 5 (7.04%) Apache Spark
7 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.63%) IBM Notes
8 3 (4.23%) Skype for Business
9 2 (2.82%) Confluence
9 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (32.39%) MS Office
2 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
3 7 (9.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.41%) Bankmaster
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Office 365
2 8 (11.27%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (7.04%) Mimecast
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.41%) G Suite
5 1 (1.41%) IaaS
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (54.93%) Firewall
2 19 (26.76%) TCP/IP
3 16 (22.54%) VPN
4 15 (21.13%) Network Security
5 11 (15.49%) DNS
6 9 (12.68%) DHCP
6 9 (12.68%) LAN
6 9 (12.68%) NetScreen
7 8 (11.27%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (11.27%) WAN
8 6 (8.45%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.63%) Internet
9 4 (5.63%) VoIP
10 3 (4.23%) SSH
10 3 (4.23%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.82%) LDAP
11 2 (2.82%) PBX
11 2 (2.82%) VLAN
11 2 (2.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) GIS
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (7.04%) Big Data
3 5 (7.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) ClearCase
1 7 (9.86%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.82%) JIRA
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Publishing
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) French Language
4 1 (1.41%) Front Office
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Analyst
2 13 (18.31%) IT Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) IT Security Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Security Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Security Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) SOC Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (9.86%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Development Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Integration Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Software Development Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Software Integration Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Technical Support
7 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) IT Support
7 5 (7.04%) Java Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) Elastic Stack
1 14 (19.72%) Regular Expression
2 7 (9.86%) Dojo
2 7 (9.86%) GWT
2 7 (9.86%) J2EE
2 7 (9.86%) JSF
2 7 (9.86%) Web Services
2 7 (9.86%) XML
3 5 (7.04%) PCRE
4 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.04%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.63%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.82%) EPoS
7 2 (2.82%) iPad
8 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.41%) BYOD
8 1 (1.41%) Clustering
8 1 (1.41%) CMDB
8 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.41%) Handset
8 1 (1.41%) iPhone
8 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 62 (87.32%) Windows
2 25 (35.21%) Windows Server
3 22 (30.99%) Windows 7
4 18 (25.35%) Linux
5 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (14.08%) Windows 8
7 8 (11.27%) Windows 10
8 7 (9.86%) Android
8 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (7.04%) Mac OS X
11 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Risk Management
2 19 (26.76%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (23.94%) ITIL
4 16 (22.54%) Information Security
5 15 (21.13%) SIEM
6 14 (19.72%) Computer Forensics
6 14 (19.72%) Cyber Intelligence
6 14 (19.72%) Identity Access Management
6 14 (19.72%) Malware Analysis
6 14 (19.72%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 12 (16.90%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (16.90%) Security Operations
8 11 (15.49%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (15.49%) Web Filtering
9 10 (14.08%) Business Continuity
10 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (12.68%) Patch Management
10 9 (12.68%) Security Patching
10 9 (12.68%) Threat Detection
11 8 (11.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) Bash Shell
1 14 (19.72%) Python
1 14 (19.72%) Ruby
2 10 (14.08%) SQL
3 7 (9.86%) Java
3 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.86%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.04%) C
5 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.41%) VB
6 1 (1.41%) VBA
6 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Degree
2 15 (21.13%) CEH
3 12 (16.90%) CISM
3 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (12.68%) CREST Certified
5 8 (11.27%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (11.27%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
5 8 (11.27%) Security+ Certification
6 7 (9.86%) DV Cleared
6 7 (9.86%) ISTQB
6 7 (9.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (8.45%) CISSP
8 5 (7.04%) GCIH
8 5 (7.04%) OSCP
9 3 (4.23%) MCSE
10 2 (2.82%) CCNP
10 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.41%) CCNA
11 1 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (16.90%) PCI DSS
3 8 (11.27%) SLA
4 6 (8.45%) GPG13
5 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 33 (46.48%) Active Directory
2 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (19.72%) Snort
4 9 (12.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.04%) HDFS
6 4 (5.63%) XenServer
7 2 (2.82%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.82%) XenApp
7 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.41%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) Backup Exec
2 14 (19.72%) QRadar
3 13 (18.31%) Kibana
3 13 (18.31%) logstash
4 11 (15.49%) CSIRT
5 9 (12.68%) RSA enVision
6 8 (11.27%) AirWatch
7 6 (8.45%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (7.04%) Fluentd
9 4 (5.63%) SCCM
10 3 (4.23%) Ansible
10 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (4.23%) NetBackup
10 3 (4.23%) Nmap
10 3 (4.23%) SCOM
11 2 (2.82%) WSUS
12 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
12 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (47.89%) Microsoft
2 30 (42.25%) CheckPoint
3 25 (35.21%) Cisco
4 21 (29.58%) VMware
5 18 (25.35%) Palo Alto
6 15 (21.13%) Fortinet
6 15 (21.13%) Juniper
7 14 (19.72%) AlienVault
7 14 (19.72%) ArcSight
7 14 (19.72%) FireEye
7 14 (19.72%) LogRhythm
7 14 (19.72%) Sourcefire
7 14 (19.72%) Splunk
7 14 (19.72%) TippingPoint
8 13 (18.31%) Intel Security
9 11 (15.49%) Symantec
10 10 (14.08%) Oracle
11 9 (12.68%) Citrix
12 8 (11.27%) Google
13 7 (9.86%) Fujitsu
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Salary: £42000 - £43500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
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