Period
to 19 August 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 19 August 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 115 114
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1 -
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 11 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.74% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 0.91% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 15
Oxford median annual salary £25,250 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.59% +1.19% -
10th Percentile £22,625 £41,250 £40,500
90th Percentile £32,994 £43,750 £53,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -18.75% -4.76% -

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 Oxford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 543 548 591
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 36.42% 38.14% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 447 486 472
Oxford median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,775
90th Percentile £63,000 £70,000 £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +12.20% +2.50%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Oxford

Sophos
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (36.36%) Hardware Maintenance
2 4 (36.36%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (36.36%) API Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) SaaS
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Vista
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) WatchGuard
2 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Java

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) SaaS
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) NAS
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 4 (36.36%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) IT Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) IT Support
1 4 (36.36%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Java Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Vista
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) API Integration
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
1 4 (36.36%) Hardware Maintenance
1 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
1 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) KVM
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
2 4 (36.36%) WatchGuard
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle