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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 216 197 185
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 12 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.34% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.65% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 35
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -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
2876 2780 2567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.34% 52.47% 50.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2085 1987 2029
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 -4 12 £50,000 +5.26%
Sourcefire
South East

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (89.66%) Cisco
2 24 (82.76%) Firewall
3 21 (72.41%) CheckPoint
4 19 (65.52%) Juniper
5 18 (62.07%) Linux
6 17 (58.62%) Windows
6 17 (58.62%) Blue Coat
7 16 (55.17%) F5
8 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
8 15 (51.72%) UNIX
8 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (44.83%) Windows 2000
9 13 (44.83%) Solaris
9 13 (44.83%) SLA
9 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (44.83%) Crossbeam
10 9 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
10 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (27.59%) CCNP
11 8 (27.59%) Coaching
12 7 (24.14%) PCI DSS
12 7 (24.14%) ITIL
13 6 (20.69%) VPN
14 5 (17.24%) Websense
14 5 (17.24%) CISSP
14 5 (17.24%) McAfee
14 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
14 5 (17.24%) Network Security

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (82.76%) Firewall
2 15 (51.72%) TCP/IP
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (20.69%) VPN
5 5 (17.24%) Network Security
6 4 (13.79%) WAN
7 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (6.90%) LAN
8 1 (3.45%) VoIP
8 1 (3.45%) MPLS
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.45%) FWSM
8 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) French Language
2 1 (3.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Security Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Security Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Security Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) CESG
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (51.72%) UNIX
3 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (44.83%) Windows 2000
4 13 (44.83%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
3 8 (27.59%) Coaching
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) SIEM
5 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security
6 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Software Licensing
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Security
7 1 (3.45%) Release Management
7 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNP
3 5 (17.24%) CISSP
3 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) CCIE
4 4 (13.79%) SSCP
5 3 (10.34%) CCNA
5 3 (10.34%) CCDP
6 2 (6.90%) BC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) CCSP
6 2 (6.90%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (6.90%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (6.90%) GCIA
6 2 (6.90%) GCIH
7 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) SLA
2 7 (24.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Snort
3 1 (3.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) CheckPoint
3 19 (65.52%) Juniper
4 17 (58.62%) Blue Coat
5 16 (55.17%) F5
6 13 (44.83%) Crossbeam
7 5 (17.24%) Websense
7 5 (17.24%) McAfee
7 5 (17.24%) Fortinet
8 4 (13.79%) IBM
9 3 (10.34%) Nokia
10 2 (6.90%) Tripwire
10 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
10 2 (6.90%) Symantec
10 2 (6.90%) HP
10 2 (6.90%) Dell
10 2 (6.90%) Intel
11 1 (3.45%) Microsoft