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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 213 215 201
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Snort 2 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.045% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% 1.18% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 16
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -
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
671 678 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.06% 13.58% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 567 491 563
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
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 28 July 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
Slough +14 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Snort
South East

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) CEH
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
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
4 4 (50.00%) Presales
4 4 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (50.00%) IPv4
4 4 (50.00%) IPv6
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Intel
4 4 (50.00%) CISM
4 4 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (37.50%) SANS
5 3 (37.50%) IBM Domino
5 3 (37.50%) Qualys
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (25.00%) PKI
6 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (25.00%) SaaS

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 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
1 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 4 (50.00%) IPv4
2 4 (50.00%) IPv6
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) SSH
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
4 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Presales Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (62.50%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CEH
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) SANS
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) GCFA
5 2 (25.00%) GCIH
5 2 (25.00%) GIAC
5 2 (25.00%) GREM
6 1 (12.50%) CFCE
6 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
6 1 (12.50%) ECIH
6 1 (12.50%) GCIA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) RSA Archer
2 1 (12.50%) Nessus
2 1 (12.50%) QRadar
2 1 (12.50%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Intel
1 4 (50.00%) Splunk
2 3 (37.50%) Qualys
3 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) FireEye
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
4 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (12.50%) Rapid7
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
4 1 (12.50%) TippingPoint