The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 143 124 118
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.041% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.089% 0.36% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £67,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
Sourcefire
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1128 840 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.74% 46.13% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 845 663 746
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the Birmingham region.

Sourcefire Salary Trend in Birmingham

Sourcefire
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Sentinel
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Imperva
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Imperva
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) NetIQ