The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 412 407 413
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Snort 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.045% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.48% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £500 £525 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Snort
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2345 2079 1960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.79% 9.38% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1668 1398 1231
Median daily rate £440 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £205 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 151 154
Median hourly rate £17.94 £17.98 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.20% +4.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +4.76%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Snort as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in London

Snort
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Snort across the London region.

Snort Daily Rate Trend in London

Snort
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Snort across the London region.

Snort Hourly Rate Trend in London

Snort
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 2 £500 -
Surbiton - 1 - -
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Snort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Snort.

1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
2 9 (69.23%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (61.54%) F5
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (61.54%) HSRP
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) VRRP
3 8 (61.54%) OSPF
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (53.85%) NX-OS
4 7 (53.85%) Proventia
4 7 (53.85%) Juniper
4 7 (53.85%) Blue Coat
4 7 (53.85%) Sourcefire
4 7 (53.85%) VLAN
5 6 (46.15%) CCSE
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) CISSP
6 5 (38.46%) Spanish Language
6 5 (38.46%) Network Security
7 4 (30.77%) Banking
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Mentoring

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.69%) Zimbra
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (61.54%) HSRP
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) OSPF
3 8 (61.54%) Spanning Tree
3 8 (61.54%) VRRP
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) NX-OS
4 7 (53.85%) VLAN
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
8 1 (7.69%) HTTP
8 1 (7.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) git-flow
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Spanish Language
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Security Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Kafka
2 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 3 (23.08%) Network Packet Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
3 2 (15.38%) Microservices
3 2 (15.38%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Ticket Management
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Korn
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCSE
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCSP
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) GCIA
4 1 (7.69%) GCIH
4 1 (7.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) Squid
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Proventia
2 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 2 (15.38%) Nagios
2 2 (15.38%) Nessus
2 2 (15.38%) OSSEC
3 1 (7.69%) CFEngine
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (7.69%) logstash
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) TrustSec
3 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) CheckPoint
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) F5
3 7 (53.85%) Blue Coat
3 7 (53.85%) Juniper
3 7 (53.85%) Sourcefire
4 3 (23.08%) Splunk
5 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Nokia
5 1 (7.69%) Qualys
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
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