The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 226 253
Rank change year-on-year +8 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 13 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 10
Median salary £37,500 £43,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +45.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £33,600 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  

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 Yorkshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2390 2339 2972
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 44.76% 41.71% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1972 1926 2443
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Sophos in Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sophos in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sophos in Yorkshire

Sophos
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sophos within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +22 13 £37,500 -25.00%
Sophos
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 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 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%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
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