Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 193 205
Rank change year-on-year +41 +12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.13% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.28% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 21
Reading median annual salary £105,000 £25,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +320.00% -44.44% +38.46%
10th Percentile £97,500 £21,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £78,500 £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £105,000 £25,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +320.00% -47.37% +69.64%

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1197 1778 2454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.13% 50.92% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1255 1890
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.70% +1.10%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01% +10.00%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Reading

Sophos
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) CA
1 3 (100.00%) CommVault
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) Qualys
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) CA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) CommVault
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Qualys
1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) VMware