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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 219 213 189
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 10 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.29% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.55% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 32
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
3097 3115 2623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 53.29% 52.81% 48.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2126 2224 2124
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 December 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 10 £55,000 +15.78%
Sourcefire
South East

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 25 (83.33%) Firewall
3 24 (80.00%) CheckPoint
4 22 (73.33%) Juniper
5 20 (66.67%) Blue Coat
6 18 (60.00%) TCP/IP
7 17 (56.67%) Windows
8 16 (53.33%) Linux
8 16 (53.33%) F5
9 15 (50.00%) UNIX
9 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (43.33%) Windows 2000
10 13 (43.33%) Solaris
10 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (43.33%) Crossbeam
10 13 (43.33%) SLA
11 10 (33.33%) PCI DSS
11 10 (33.33%) ITIL
11 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (30.00%) CCNP
13 8 (26.67%) Websense
14 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (20.00%) Network Security
14 6 (20.00%) VPN
15 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
15 5 (16.67%) Coaching
15 5 (16.67%) McAfee
15 5 (16.67%) Fortinet

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (83.33%) Firewall
2 18 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (20.00%) Network Security
4 6 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (13.33%) WAN
6 3 (10.00%) NetScreen
7 2 (6.67%) LAN
8 1 (3.33%) VoIP
8 1 (3.33%) MPLS
8 1 (3.33%) FWSM
8 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) German Language
3 2 (6.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Security Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Consultant
3 9 (30.00%) Security Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Network Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Junior
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Security Designer
7 2 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) CESG
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (50.00%) UNIX
4 13 (43.33%) Windows 2000
4 13 (43.33%) Solaris
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) Coaching
5 3 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.00%) SIEM
5 3 (10.00%) Information Security
6 2 (6.67%) Data Security
6 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Change Control
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
6 2 (6.67%) Service Continuity Management
6 2 (6.67%) Software Licensing
7 1 (3.33%) Release Management
7 1 (3.33%) Network Management
7 1 (3.33%) Network Design
7 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) CCNP
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) CCIE
4 4 (13.33%) CCNA
5 3 (10.00%) CCDP
5 3 (10.00%) CISSP
6 2 (6.67%) SSCP
6 2 (6.67%) GCIA
6 2 (6.67%) GCIH
6 2 (6.67%) BC Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) SLA
2 10 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) GPG13
3 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Snort
2 3 (10.00%) Squid
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 24 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 22 (73.33%) Juniper
4 20 (66.67%) Blue Coat
5 16 (53.33%) F5
6 13 (43.33%) Crossbeam
7 8 (26.67%) Websense
8 5 (16.67%) McAfee
8 5 (16.67%) Fortinet
9 3 (10.00%) Nokia
10 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 2 (6.67%) Symantec
10 2 (6.67%) IBM
10 2 (6.67%) HP
10 2 (6.67%) Dell
10 2 (6.67%) Tripwire
11 1 (3.33%) Microsoft