Period
to 17 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sony over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 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 the Sony Corporation.

Sony
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 914 920 1026
Rank change year-on-year +6 +106 +117
Permanent jobs citing Sony 156 253 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.100%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35 104 153
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -19.05% -4.55%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £95,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,250 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +57.86% -17.65% -34.62%

Sony 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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 58,682 70,545 77,901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.77% 42.89% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 44,608 54,655 60,288
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,010 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

Sony
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sony as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sony in the UK

Sony
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sony in the UK

Sony
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sony over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Sony in the UK

Sony
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sony within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
England +22 154 £45,000 +5.88% 39
London +44 80 £45,000 -50.00% 15
UK excluding London +32 74 £55,250 +57.86% 26
South East +29 53 £62,500 +78.57% 9
North of England +12 15 £35,000 - 9
North West +29 14 £35,000 - 6
West Midlands +34 6 - -
Midlands +23 6 - - 1
Yorkshire -2 1 £38,000 +6.29% 2

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing Sony 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 with a requirement for Sony.

1 113 (72.44%) Information Security Management
1 113 (72.44%) Security Management
1 113 (72.44%) Law
1 113 (72.44%) Information Security
1 113 (72.44%) ISMS
2 96 (61.54%) Windows
3 89 (57.05%) ITIL
4 80 (51.28%) SLA
5 77 (49.36%) Management Information System
6 70 (44.87%) Citrix
6 70 (44.87%) Ticket Management
7 67 (42.95%) Windows 7
8 56 (35.90%) Windows 10
9 39 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
10 37 (23.72%) Active Directory
11 29 (18.59%) Office 365
11 29 (18.59%) Document Management
12 25 (16.03%) ITSM
12 25 (16.03%) Apple iOS
12 25 (16.03%) iManage
13 24 (15.38%) Android
13 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 24 (15.38%) MS Exchange
14 23 (14.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (14.74%) ServiceNow
15 19 (12.18%) Mobile Device Management
15 19 (12.18%) Video Conferencing
16 18 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (11.54%) Windows Server
16 18 (11.54%) Firewall

Sony
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 24 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.64%) CMS
3 1 (0.64%) Confluence
3 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.28%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.64%) InDesign
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.64%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Carpe Diem
1 6 (3.85%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.59%) Office 365
2 8 (5.13%) AWS
3 5 (3.21%) Serverless
4 4 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (2.56%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.56%) CloudFront
5 3 (1.92%) Azure
6 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.54%) Firewall
2 17 (10.90%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.85%) Skype
3 6 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (0.64%) Intranet
4 1 (0.64%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.56%) Amazon Athena
1 4 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (2.56%) Amazon QuickSight
2 2 (1.28%) Big Data
3 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.64%) MySQL
3 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.64%) Redis
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.64%) JIRA
1 1 (0.64%) Maven
1 1 (0.64%) Subversion
General
1 113 (72.44%) Law
2 17 (10.90%) Finance
3 15 (9.62%) Games
4 10 (6.41%) Legal
5 9 (5.77%) Marketing
6 5 (3.21%) Electronics
6 5 (3.21%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.21%) Public Sector
6 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.56%) Retail
8 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 103 (66.03%) Analyst
2 72 (46.15%) Service Analyst
2 72 (46.15%) Service Desk Analyst
3 48 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
4 32 (20.51%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 18 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 13 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 12 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (5.77%) Developer
9 7 (4.49%) Games Producer
10 6 (3.85%) Service Desk Manager
10 6 (3.85%) Service Manager
11 5 (3.21%) Digital Project Manager
11 5 (3.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.21%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.21%) Senior Digital Project Manager
11 5 (3.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.21%) Senior Manager
11 5 (3.21%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (3.21%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.21%) Middleware
1 5 (3.21%) Unreal Engine
2 4 (2.56%) .NET
3 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.92%) React
3 3 (1.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (1.28%) .NET Core
4 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (1.28%) cocos2d
5 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.64%) CakePHP
5 1 (0.64%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.64%) JPA
5 1 (0.64%) Node.js
5 1 (0.64%) React Native
5 1 (0.64%) Redux
5 1 (0.64%) Spring
5 1 (0.64%) Struts
5 1 (0.64%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 77 (49.36%) Management Information System
2 19 (12.18%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (5.13%) User Experience
4 7 (4.49%) Xbox
5 6 (3.85%) PlayStation
5 6 (3.85%) Social Media
5 6 (3.85%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (2.56%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.56%) iPhone
6 4 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.56%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.28%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.28%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.64%) Animation
9 1 (0.64%) Apple TV
9 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 96 (61.54%) Windows
2 67 (42.95%) Windows 7
3 56 (35.90%) Windows 10
4 25 (16.03%) Apple iOS
5 24 (15.38%) Android
6 18 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 18 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.64%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (72.44%) Information Security
1 113 (72.44%) Information Security Management
1 113 (72.44%) ISMS
1 113 (72.44%) Security Management
2 89 (57.05%) ITIL
3 70 (44.87%) Ticket Management
4 29 (18.59%) Document Management
5 25 (16.03%) ITSM
6 23 (14.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (12.18%) Mobile Device Management
8 17 (10.90%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
10 10 (6.41%) Line Management
11 9 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (5.77%) Service Management
12 8 (5.13%) Computer Science
13 7 (4.49%) Game Development
13 7 (4.49%) Time Management
14 6 (3.85%) Coaching
14 6 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.49%) C++
2 6 (3.85%) C#
3 3 (1.92%) Java
3 3 (1.92%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.92%) PHP
3 3 (1.92%) Python
4 2 (1.28%) TypeScript
4 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.64%) Go
5 1 (0.64%) Ruby
5 1 (0.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.77%) Degree
2 8 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (3.85%) A+ Certification
4 5 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.28%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.64%) CCNA
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.64%) HNC
7 1 (0.64%) MBA
7 1 (0.64%) MCITP
7 1 (0.64%) MCSA
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (51.28%) SLA
2 7 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 37 (23.72%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.90%) VMware ESXi
2 17 (10.90%) XenApp
2 17 (10.90%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.64%) Docker
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.85%) DameWare
2 1 (0.64%) Marathon
2 1 (0.64%) SCCM
2 1 (0.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (44.87%) Citrix
2 25 (16.03%) iManage
3 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 23 (14.74%) ServiceNow
5 18 (11.54%) VMware
6 17 (10.90%) Ivanti
6 17 (10.90%) Nimble Storage
7 6 (3.85%) Avaya
7 6 (3.85%) ConnectWise
7 6 (3.85%) Mitel
8 5 (3.21%) SAP
9 2 (1.28%) Adobe
9 2 (1.28%) Apple
9 2 (1.28%) Capita
9 2 (1.28%) Facebook
9 2 (1.28%) Nokia
9 2 (1.28%) Thales
10 1 (0.64%) Canon
10 1 (0.64%) Cisco
10 1 (0.64%) Google