Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 16 August 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 114 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 - +99
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.92% 0.076% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Somerset median annual salary £33,250 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.83% - -
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - -4.41% -2.86%

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 Somerset.

All Vendors
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 334 517 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 38.22% 39.41% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 279 387 469
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,950 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,200 £72,500 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +1.32%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Somerset

Sophos
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Somerset

Sophos
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Bath +37 7 £33,250 +10.83%
Street - 1 £30,000 -
Sophos
South West

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Shibboleth
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (87.50%) G Suite
2 7 (87.50%) Software Asset Management
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Snow
2 7 (87.50%) eduroam
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) WSUS

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) G Suite
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) eduroam
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 7 (87.50%) Software Asset Management
3 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Shibboleth
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Snow
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP