The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 26 June 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 185 225
Rank change year-on-year +26 +40  
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.15% 0.27% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.55% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £29,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% -31.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year -6.66% +12.78%  

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 Surrey.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1474 1824 2444
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 53.91% 49.69% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1530 2009
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Sophos as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Surrey

Sophos
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Surrey

Sophos
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weybridge - 2 £30,000 -
Dorking - 1 £24,500 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £29,000 -
Sophos
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Mimecast
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Synology
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) IT Support
4 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Symantec
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) Synology
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
Dorking
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago