The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 197 201
Rank change year-on-year +21 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 13 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 9
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +66.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £50,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +13.63%  

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 West Yorkshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1531 1597 1959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 43.20% 40.47% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1317 1604
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Sophos in West Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sophos in West Yorkshire

Sophos
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds - 13 £37,500 -
Sophos
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 10 (71.43%) Remote Desktop
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) Apple
4 7 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (50.00%) 3G
4 7 (50.00%) McAfee
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (50.00%) Smartphone
4 7 (50.00%) VLAN
4 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 7 (50.00%) Android
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) IVR
5 6 (42.86%) People Management
5 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010

Sophos
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) 3G
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) VLAN
3 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (42.86%) ADSL
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 6 (42.86%) SAN
5 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) IT Support
1 7 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 6 (42.86%) IVR
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Android
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (42.86%) People Management
3 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
3 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Apple
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix
1 7 (50.00%) McAfee
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Avaya
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Forcepoint
4 2 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat