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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 203 199 184
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 23 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.40% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.81% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 41
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
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
2757 2832 3094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.06% 49.64% 58.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2018 2038 2326
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 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 +7 16 £52,000 +4.00% 1
Slough +14 7 £48,000 -23.20%
Bracknell - 7 £48,000 -
Sourcefire
South East

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 32 (96.97%) Firewall
2 27 (81.82%) Juniper
3 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (72.73%) Cisco
5 23 (69.70%) Linux
6 21 (63.64%) CheckPoint
7 20 (60.61%) UNIX
7 20 (60.61%) Windows
7 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
7 20 (60.61%) Blue Coat
7 20 (60.61%) F5
8 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (57.58%) Crossbeam
8 19 (57.58%) SLA
8 19 (57.58%) Solaris
8 19 (57.58%) Windows 2000
8 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (42.42%) Mentoring
9 14 (42.42%) Coaching
10 7 (21.21%) Information Security
11 6 (18.18%) ITIL
12 5 (15.15%) IBM
12 5 (15.15%) Websense
12 5 (15.15%) SSCP
12 5 (15.15%) CISSP
12 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
12 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
13 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) Firewall
2 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.15%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (12.12%) Network Security
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (12.12%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) French Language
2 2 (6.06%) German Language
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Security Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Security Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Network Security Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Network Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 20 (60.61%) UNIX
2 20 (60.61%) Windows
3 19 (57.58%) Solaris
3 19 (57.58%) Windows 2000
3 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (57.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Mentoring
2 14 (42.42%) Coaching
3 7 (21.21%) Information Security
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
5 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) SIEM
7 1 (3.03%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Cyber Security
7 1 (3.03%) Service Continuity Management
7 1 (3.03%) Software Licensing
7 1 (3.03%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Data Security
7 1 (3.03%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) SSCP
1 5 (15.15%) CISSP
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) CCSP
2 4 (12.12%) CCNP
2 4 (12.12%) CCNA
2 4 (12.12%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (3.03%) GIAC
3 1 (3.03%) GCIA
3 1 (3.03%) GCIH
3 1 (3.03%) CEH
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (57.58%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Snort
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Juniper
2 24 (72.73%) Cisco
3 21 (63.64%) CheckPoint
4 20 (60.61%) Blue Coat
4 20 (60.61%) F5
5 19 (57.58%) Crossbeam
6 5 (15.15%) Websense
6 5 (15.15%) IBM
7 4 (12.12%) Intel
7 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.03%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) McAfee
8 1 (3.03%) Nokia
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago