Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 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
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 114 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.50% 0.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.41% - -
England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +14.50%

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 697 773 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 49.86% 50.82% 46.09%
Number of salaries quoted 588 651 635
North East median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Sophos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in the North East

Sophos
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Sophos in the North East

Sophos
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +16 7 £35,000 -1.41%
Sophos
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 7 (100.00%) WLAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAP
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) CA
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
1 7 (100.00%) arcserve
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) WSUS
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) WLAN
2 4 (57.14%) DMZ
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) NAS
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) WAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 7 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) arcserve
1 7 (100.00%) CA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
1 7 (100.00%) Veeam
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat