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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 208 203 162
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -41
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 16 22 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.41% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.80% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 52
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,375 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -5.00%
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
2835 2742 2815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.32% 50.80% 54.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 1976 2135
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 February 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 -7 14 £52,000 +4.00% 1
Slough - 2 £48,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £48,000 -
Sourcefire
South East

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (96.30%) Firewall
2 23 (85.19%) Cisco
3 19 (70.37%) Linux
4 18 (66.67%) Juniper
4 18 (66.67%) CheckPoint
5 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (59.26%) F5
6 15 (55.56%) Blue Coat
7 14 (51.85%) Crossbeam
7 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (51.85%) Windows 2000
7 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
7 14 (51.85%) UNIX
7 14 (51.85%) Windows
7 14 (51.85%) Solaris
7 14 (51.85%) SLA
8 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
8 11 (40.74%) Coaching
9 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (29.63%) CCNP
11 7 (25.93%) CISSP
11 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (18.52%) CCNA
12 5 (18.52%) VPN
12 5 (18.52%) Network Security
12 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
13 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
13 4 (14.81%) Legal

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (14.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (18.52%) Network Security
4 5 (18.52%) VPN
5 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (7.41%) WAN
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Security Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Security Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Network Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Security Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Security Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Support Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Network Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Windows 2000
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (51.85%) UNIX
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
2 11 (40.74%) Coaching
3 4 (14.81%) Software Deployment
3 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
3 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Software Licensing
5 2 (7.41%) Data Security
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security
6 1 (3.70%) Network Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (29.63%) CCNP
3 7 (25.93%) CISSP
4 5 (18.52%) CCNA
5 4 (14.81%) CCIE
5 4 (14.81%) CCSP
5 4 (14.81%) SSCP
5 4 (14.81%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (14.81%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (11.11%) CCDP
7 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) VCP4
8 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) SLA
2 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) Juniper
2 18 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 16 (59.26%) F5
4 15 (55.56%) Blue Coat
5 14 (51.85%) Crossbeam
6 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
7 4 (14.81%) Intel
7 4 (14.81%) Websense
7 4 (14.81%) IBM
8 2 (7.41%) Nokia
8 2 (7.41%) McAfee
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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