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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 211 209 191
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 18 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.27% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.51% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 29
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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
3107 3122 2630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.07% 52.58% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2067 2337 2133
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -2 13 £55,000 +15.78%
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 -
Newbury +13 1 - -
Sourcefire
South East

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (83.87%) Cisco
1 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 25 (80.65%) CheckPoint
3 21 (67.74%) Juniper
4 19 (61.29%) Blue Coat
5 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
6 16 (51.61%) F5
7 15 (48.39%) Windows
8 14 (45.16%) Linux
9 13 (41.94%) UNIX
9 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
10 11 (35.48%) Crossbeam
10 11 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (35.48%) Websense
10 11 (35.48%) ITIL
10 11 (35.48%) Windows 2000
10 11 (35.48%) Solaris
10 11 (35.48%) SLA
10 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (32.26%) CCNP
12 7 (22.58%) Network Security
13 6 (19.35%) Snort
13 6 (19.35%) VPN
14 5 (16.13%) CCNA
14 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
14 5 (16.13%) Nokia
14 5 (16.13%) McAfee

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
3 11 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (22.58%) Network Security
5 6 (19.35%) VPN
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (12.90%) WAN
7 4 (12.90%) NetScreen
8 2 (6.45%) LAN
9 1 (3.23%) VoIP
9 1 (3.23%) MPLS
9 1 (3.23%) FWSM
9 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) German Language
3 2 (6.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Consultant
2 11 (35.48%) Security Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Security Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Security Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Network Consultant
5 6 (19.35%) Network Security Consultant
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (12.90%) Support Consultant
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Support Consultant
8 3 (9.68%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (9.68%) Sales Consultant
9 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) Junior
9 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior Security Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) Junior Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Security Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) CESG
2 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (41.94%) UNIX
4 11 (35.48%) Windows 2000
4 11 (35.48%) Solaris
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.90%) Data Security
2 4 (12.90%) Information Security
2 4 (12.90%) Software Licensing
3 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.68%) SIEM
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Cyber Security
4 2 (6.45%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (6.45%) Coaching
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Release Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (32.26%) CCNP
3 5 (16.13%) CCNA
3 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) CCIE
5 3 (9.68%) CCDP
5 3 (9.68%) CISSP
6 2 (6.45%) SSCP
6 2 (6.45%) GCIA
6 2 (6.45%) GCIH
6 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) SLA
1 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.90%) GPG13
2 4 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Snort
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.90%) Squid
4 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Cisco
2 25 (80.65%) CheckPoint
3 21 (67.74%) Juniper
4 19 (61.29%) Blue Coat
5 16 (51.61%) F5
6 11 (35.48%) Crossbeam
6 11 (35.48%) Websense
7 5 (16.13%) McAfee
7 5 (16.13%) Fortinet
7 5 (16.13%) Nokia
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.45%) Symantec
8 2 (6.45%) IBM
8 2 (6.45%) HP
8 2 (6.45%) Dell
8 2 (6.45%) Tripwire
9 1 (3.23%) Microsoft