Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 255 299
Rank change year-on-year +6 +44 -2
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 10 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.16% 0.18% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.36% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 6
Surrey median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £24,400 £22,000 £20,875
90th Percentile £43,750 £31,500 £35,625
South East median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.07% -31.76% +54.55%

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 Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3278 3298 4416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 52.68% 49.70% 51.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2494 2672 3748
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -4.49%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 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
Weybridge - 4 £30,000 -
Guildford -12 1 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £29,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £27,000 -
Sophos
South East

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 Surrey region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) Symantec
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (50.00%) Driving Licence
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 3 (30.00%) DHCP
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) vSphere
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (20.00%) Office 365
8 2 (20.00%) Mimecast
8 2 (20.00%) Security Hardening
8 2 (20.00%) Kaspersky
8 2 (20.00%) Veeam
8 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Workstation

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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Mimecast
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (20.00%) VSAN
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Fedora
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) Kaspersky
3 2 (20.00%) McAfee
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (10.00%) Synology