The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 128 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Snort 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.39% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
Snort
South West

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

System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
182 142 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.07% 7.26% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 170 128 136
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Snort across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Snort
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Snort Salary Trend in Bristol

Snort
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Snort across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Snort Salary Histogram in Bristol

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Snort 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 Snort.

1 13 (72.22%) Security Operations
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (50.00%) SIEM
4 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 7 (38.89%) ArcSight
5 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (38.89%) Information Security
5 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) Internet
5 7 (38.89%) Aerospace
6 6 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (27.78%) Sourcefire
7 5 (27.78%) Intel Security
7 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
7 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
7 5 (27.78%) tcpdump
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) Splunk
8 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
8 4 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (22.22%) Coaching
8 4 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
8 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Snort 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 Snort. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Internet
3 6 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (27.78%) DNS
4 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 5 (27.78%) tcpdump
4 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
5 4 (22.22%) DHCP
5 4 (22.22%) SSL
6 2 (11.11%) FTP
6 2 (11.11%) HTTP
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security
7 1 (5.56%) LAN
7 1 (5.56%) LDAP
7 1 (5.56%) SMTP
7 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 7 (38.89%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Designer
2 4 (22.22%) Information Assurance Designer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Operational Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SOC Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (22.22%) CESG
2 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 4 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Security Operations
2 9 (50.00%) SIEM
3 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (38.89%) Information Security
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Coaching
6 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Information Assurance
6 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
8 2 (11.11%) Computer Security
8 2 (11.11%) ISMS
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) Python
1 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) CISSP
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) GCIA
2 4 (22.22%) SANS
3 2 (11.11%) CISA
3 2 (11.11%) CISM
3 2 (11.11%) GCIH
3 2 (11.11%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) HMG Infosec
2 3 (16.67%) GPG13
3 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (16.67%) Nessus
3 2 (11.11%) QRadar
4 1 (5.56%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (5.56%) RSA enVision
4 1 (5.56%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) ArcSight
2 5 (27.78%) Intel Security
2 5 (27.78%) Sourcefire
3 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 4 (22.22%) Infoblox
3 4 (22.22%) Juniper
3 4 (22.22%) Splunk
4 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
4 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) LogLogic
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Trend Micro