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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 181 205 224
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +19
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 28 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.51% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £58,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
2558 2758 2832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.22% 49.61% 51.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1910 2162
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram 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 30 July 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 +14 22 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Slough -5 5 £38,000 -33.91%
Bracknell - 5 £38,000 -
Newbury - 3 - -
Sourcefire
South East

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 38 (76.00%) Firewall
2 33 (66.00%) Juniper
3 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (56.00%) F5
5 27 (54.00%) CheckPoint
5 27 (54.00%) Cisco
6 26 (52.00%) Linux
7 25 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 25 (50.00%) Windows
8 24 (48.00%) UNIX
9 23 (46.00%) Solaris
9 23 (46.00%) Blue Coat
10 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (44.00%) Windows 2000
10 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (44.00%) Crossbeam
11 19 (38.00%) SLA
12 17 (34.00%) ITIL
13 13 (26.00%) SIEM
14 11 (22.00%) Websense
14 11 (22.00%) Information Security
15 10 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
16 9 (18.00%) Coaching
17 8 (16.00%) Snort
18 7 (14.00%) Network Security
18 7 (14.00%) Kalman Filter
18 7 (14.00%) CISSP
19 6 (12.00%) Fortinet
20 5 (10.00%) French Language

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (76.00%) Firewall
2 25 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (14.00%) Network Security
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.00%) DNS
6 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.00%) SSL
6 1 (2.00%) MPLS
6 1 (2.00%) OSPF
6 1 (2.00%) BGP
6 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.00%) LAN
6 1 (2.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (10.00%) French Language
1 5 (10.00%) German Language
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Security Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Security Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) Security Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Security Operations Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Network Security Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Security Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) Replication
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Linux
2 25 (50.00%) Windows
3 24 (48.00%) UNIX
4 23 (46.00%) Solaris
5 22 (44.00%) Windows 2000
5 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) ITIL
3 13 (26.00%) SIEM
4 11 (22.00%) Information Security
5 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (18.00%) Coaching
6 7 (14.00%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (10.00%) Identity Management
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 4 (8.00%) Security Architecture
9 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.00%) DNA
10 2 (4.00%) Service Management
10 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.00%) Change Management
10 2 (4.00%) ITSM
10 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.00%) Software Deployment
11 1 (2.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) CISSP
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.00%) SSCP
3 3 (6.00%) CEH
4 2 (4.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) CCIE
4 2 (4.00%) CCSP
4 2 (4.00%) CCNP
4 2 (4.00%) CCNA
4 2 (4.00%) CISA
4 2 (4.00%) CISM
4 2 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (4.00%) GSEC
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) CRISC
5 1 (2.00%) GCIH
5 1 (2.00%) GIAC
5 1 (2.00%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (38.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Snort
2 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) Juniper
2 28 (56.00%) F5
3 27 (54.00%) CheckPoint
3 27 (54.00%) Cisco
4 23 (46.00%) Blue Coat
5 22 (44.00%) Crossbeam
6 11 (22.00%) Websense
7 6 (12.00%) Fortinet
8 4 (8.00%) Symantec
8 4 (8.00%) Nokia
8 4 (8.00%) ArcSight
9 3 (6.00%) IBM
9 3 (6.00%) Tufin
10 2 (4.00%) Intel
10 2 (4.00%) Qualys
10 2 (4.00%) Imperva
10 2 (4.00%) McAfee
10 2 (4.00%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm
11 1 (2.00%) FireEye