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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 205 214 204
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 20 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.25% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.48% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 25
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
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
3064 2923 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.76% 52.06% 49.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2063 2149 2292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -4 12 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Slough - 3 £57,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 -
Newbury +8 1 - -
Sourcefire
South East

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (91.43%) CheckPoint
2 30 (85.71%) Firewall
3 28 (80.00%) Cisco
4 25 (71.43%) Juniper
5 23 (65.71%) Blue Coat
6 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 21 (60.00%) F5
7 18 (51.43%) Windows
8 17 (48.57%) Linux
9 16 (45.71%) Websense
9 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (42.86%) UNIX
11 13 (37.14%) Windows 2000
11 13 (37.14%) Solaris
11 13 (37.14%) SLA
11 13 (37.14%) Crossbeam
12 12 (34.29%) ITIL
13 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (28.57%) Network Security
14 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
14 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (25.71%) CCNP
16 8 (22.86%) Snort
17 7 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
17 7 (20.00%) CCNA
17 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
18 6 (17.14%) Information Security
18 6 (17.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (85.71%) Firewall
2 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (28.57%) Network Security
3 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (17.14%) NetScreen
6 4 (11.43%) WAN
7 3 (8.57%) VPN
8 2 (5.71%) LAN
9 1 (2.86%) VoIP
9 1 (2.86%) MPLS
9 1 (2.86%) FWSM
9 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) German Language
3 3 (8.57%) French Language
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Consultant
2 14 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Security Consultant
4 7 (20.00%) Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 7 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Support Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Support Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.71%) Junior
8 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Replication
1 1 (2.86%) HP StorageWorks
1 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (42.86%) UNIX
5 13 (37.14%) Windows 2000
5 13 (37.14%) Solaris
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) SUSE
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
8 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Information Security
4 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.43%) Coaching
5 4 (11.43%) Software Licensing
5 4 (11.43%) Data Security
6 3 (8.57%) SIEM
7 2 (5.71%) Change Control
7 2 (5.71%) Analytics
7 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
7 2 (5.71%) Service Continuity Management
8 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.86%) ERP
8 1 (2.86%) Project Management
8 1 (2.86%) Network Design
8 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.86%) Release Management
8 1 (2.86%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) CCNA
4 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) BC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIS
5 2 (5.71%) SSCP
5 2 (5.71%) GCIA
5 2 (5.71%) GCIH
6 1 (2.86%) CCSE
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.86%) CCSA
6 1 (2.86%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) SLA
2 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 6 (17.14%) GPG13
3 6 (17.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Snort
2 6 (17.14%) Squid
2 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) CheckPoint
2 28 (80.00%) Cisco
3 25 (71.43%) Juniper
4 23 (65.71%) Blue Coat
5 21 (60.00%) F5
6 16 (45.71%) Websense
7 13 (37.14%) Crossbeam
8 6 (17.14%) Nokia
9 5 (14.29%) McAfee
10 3 (8.57%) Tripwire
10 3 (8.57%) HP
11 2 (5.71%) Dell
11 2 (5.71%) IBM
11 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
11 2 (5.71%) Symantec
11 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
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