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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 203 216 203
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Snort 4 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.089% 0.099% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 0.61% 0.82% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 17
Median salary £73,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £50,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +1.06%
Snort
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
659 610 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.73% 12.13% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 564 447 546
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,876 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Snort as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Snort
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Snort across the Berkshire region.

Snort Salary Trend in Berkshire

Snort
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Snort across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Snort Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Snort
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the Berkshire 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +20 4 £73,750 -
Snort
South East

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Snort 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Snort.

1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) CEH
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) CISSP
3 5 (62.50%) SIEM
3 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (50.00%) Splunk
5 3 (37.50%) SaaS
5 3 (37.50%) Qualys
5 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Presales
5 3 (37.50%) SANS
5 3 (37.50%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (37.50%) Security Operations
5 3 (37.50%) RSA Archer
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security
5 3 (37.50%) IPsec
5 3 (37.50%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (37.50%) PKI
5 3 (37.50%) VLAN
5 3 (37.50%) SSH
5 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (37.50%) CISM

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (37.50%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) FTP
3 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (37.50%) IPsec
3 3 (37.50%) IPv4
3 3 (37.50%) IPv6
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) SMTP
3 3 (37.50%) SSH
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Presales Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (62.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Presales
2 3 (37.50%) Security Operations
2 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CEH
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) CISM
3 3 (37.50%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (37.50%) SANS
3 3 (37.50%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) GCIH
4 2 (25.00%) GIAC
5 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
5 1 (12.50%) ECIH
5 1 (12.50%) GCFA
5 1 (12.50%) GREM
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) RSA Archer
2 1 (12.50%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Splunk
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Intel
2 3 (37.50%) Qualys
3 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (12.50%) LogLogic
4 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
4 1 (12.50%) NetWitness