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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +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
1269 1168 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.63% 55.12% 55.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1062 753
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (80.00%) Network Security
3 11 (73.33%) McAfee
4 9 (60.00%) Splunk
5 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (46.67%) Finance
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) SOA
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (26.67%) Juniper
10 3 (20.00%) Information Security
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (20.00%) CCNP
10 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
10 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
10 3 (20.00%) People Management
11 2 (13.33%) GPG13
11 2 (13.33%) Squid
11 2 (13.33%) Snort
11 2 (13.33%) CCNA
11 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 2 (13.33%) Websense
11 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
12 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
12 1 (6.67%) CESG
12 1 (6.67%) Banking
12 1 (6.67%) NetIQ

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Architect
2 9 (60.00%) Network Architect
3 8 (53.33%) Security Architect
4 7 (46.67%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (46.67%) Network Security Architect
5 5 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (26.67%) Security Consultant
6 4 (26.67%) Consultant
7 3 (20.00%) Network Consultant
7 3 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
8 1 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (6.67%) Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) Network Design Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) CESG
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) People Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CCDP
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) GPG13
2 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Squid
1 2 (13.33%) Snort
2 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (73.33%) McAfee
4 9 (60.00%) Splunk
5 4 (26.67%) Juniper
6 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (13.33%) Websense
8 1 (6.67%) NetIQ
8 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
8 1 (6.67%) F5
8 1 (6.67%) ArcSight