Period
to 22 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 June 2018 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 297 239
Rank change year-on-year +21 -58 +21
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 7 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.098% 0.012% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.028% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 21
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £22,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +155.56% -33.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £42,500 £21,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £23,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year +12.90% -6.42% +10.42%

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,189 3,542 2,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.76% 43.80% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,653 2,997 2,378
Manchester median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £22,925
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Manchester

Sophos
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Manchester

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Sophos in Manchester

Sophos
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. 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
Stockport - 1 £52,500 -
Sophos
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing Sophos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) FreeRADIUS
2 4 (57.14%) IaaS
2 4 (57.14%) pfSense
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) AWS Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (14.29%) Data Encryption
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery Management
5 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Openreach
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
1 4 (57.14%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) ADSL
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) PBX
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) FreeRADIUS
1 4 (57.14%) pfSense
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Meraki
3 1 (14.29%) NEC
3 1 (14.29%) Openreach