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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 129 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.25% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
1020 1031 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.55% 51.22% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 852 887 998
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) CCSE
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) CCSA
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Snort
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) BGP
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIP

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) FWSM
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Network Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCSE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Riverbed