Period
to 22 January 2021

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 6 months to 22 January 2021 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
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 190 230 267
Rank change year-on-year +40 +37 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 5 5 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 8
Median annual salary £42,500 £29,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.55% +23.40% -11.32%
10th Percentile £37,500 £22,700 £22,375
90th Percentile £43,750 £32,900 £39,375
England median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% -22.22% +28.57%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,356 2,399 3,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 35.41% 39.16% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,148 1,939 2,692
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Yorkshire

Sophos
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sophos in Yorkshire.

Salary trend 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 6 months to 22 January 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +59 4 £42,500 +46.55%
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Sophos
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, IT jobs citing Sophos 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 across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sophos.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SonicWALL
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Business Transformation
2 4 (80.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (80.00%) Dell Compellent
2 4 (80.00%) NetVault Backup
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (80.00%) Storage Management
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Tech Ops
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) COBIT
4 1 (20.00%) Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 4 (80.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Transformation
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Storage Management
2 3 (60.00%) Tech Ops
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) NIST
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (80.00%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (20.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) Dell Compellent
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
1 4 (80.00%) SonicWALL
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Darktrace
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk