The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sourcefire, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 206 200 171
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -29
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 15 23 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.41% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.83% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 47
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Sourcefire
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2709 2761 2985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.52% 49.34% 57.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2003 2013 2274
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Sourcefire Salary Trend in Berkshire

Sourcefire
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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 11 £52,000 +4.00%
Slough - 4 £48,000 -
Bracknell - 4 £48,000 -
Sourcefire
South East

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (80.00%) Cisco
3 18 (72.00%) Juniper
4 17 (68.00%) Linux
4 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (60.00%) CheckPoint
6 14 (56.00%) UNIX
6 14 (56.00%) Windows
6 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
6 14 (56.00%) Blue Coat
6 14 (56.00%) F5
7 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (52.00%) Crossbeam
7 13 (52.00%) SLA
7 13 (52.00%) Solaris
7 13 (52.00%) Windows 2000
7 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (48.00%) Mentoring
8 12 (48.00%) Coaching
9 7 (28.00%) CISSP
10 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (24.00%) CCNP
10 6 (24.00%) Fortinet
10 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (20.00%) IBM
11 5 (20.00%) Websense
11 5 (20.00%) SSCP
11 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
12 4 (16.00%) Legal

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (16.00%) Network Security
4 4 (16.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
6 1 (4.00%) SSL
6 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.00%) LAN
6 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (16.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Security Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Security Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Network Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) CESG
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 14 (56.00%) UNIX
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Solaris
3 13 (52.00%) Windows 2000
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Mentoring
2 12 (48.00%) Coaching
3 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Software Deployment
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.00%) Data Security
5 1 (4.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (4.00%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (4.00%) SIEM
5 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CISSP
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCNP
3 5 (20.00%) SSCP
4 4 (16.00%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (16.00%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 4 (16.00%) CCSP
5 2 (8.00%) CCIE
5 2 (8.00%) CCDP
6 1 (4.00%) GIAC
6 1 (4.00%) GCIA
6 1 (4.00%) GCIH
6 1 (4.00%) CEH
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) Juniper
3 15 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 14 (56.00%) Blue Coat
4 14 (56.00%) F5
5 13 (52.00%) Crossbeam
6 6 (24.00%) Fortinet
7 5 (20.00%) Websense
7 5 (20.00%) IBM
8 4 (16.00%) Intel
9 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.00%) HP
9 1 (4.00%) Dell
9 1 (4.00%) Symantec
9 1 (4.00%) McAfee
9 1 (4.00%) Nokia