The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 231 222 212
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Snort 3 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.058% 0.054% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 0.38% 0.40% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 14
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
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
786 749 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.25% 13.49% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 697 581 580
Average salary £46,250 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.44% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Snort across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

Snort Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Snort
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 1 £65,000 -
Snort
South East

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Snort also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Snort.

1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
1 3 (60.00%) SANS
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Qualys
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Snort also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Snort. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) SANS
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) CEH
2 2 (40.00%) GCIH
2 2 (40.00%) GIAC
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CEPT
3 1 (20.00%) CHFI
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) FISMA
1 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
1 1 (20.00%) Nmap
1 1 (20.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Qualys
3 1 (20.00%) Imperva
3 1 (20.00%) LogLogic
3 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (20.00%) NetWitness
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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