The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 122 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Snort 5 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.30% 0.70% -
As % of the System Software category 3.29% 6.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
152 204 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.01% 10.94% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 137 171 154
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Snort as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

Snort Salary Histogram in Bristol

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Snort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Snort.

1 10 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 9 (90.00%) DV Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) GCIA
2 9 (90.00%) SANS
3 8 (80.00%) Splunk
3 8 (80.00%) SIEM
4 7 (70.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 7 (70.00%) GCIH
5 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
5 6 (60.00%) LogRhythm
5 6 (60.00%) Coaching
5 6 (60.00%) RSA enVision
5 6 (60.00%) CREST Certified
6 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (40.00%) Information Security
7 4 (40.00%) Internet
7 4 (40.00%) ITIL
7 4 (40.00%) Windows
7 4 (40.00%) Security Operations
7 4 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (30.00%) Linux
8 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (30.00%) Unix

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) SOC Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SOC Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) SIEM
2 7 (70.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 6 (60.00%) Coaching
3 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Security Operations
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) ITSM
6 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (30.00%) Service Management
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Security
7 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (20.00%) Web Design
8 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 9 (90.00%) DV Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) GCIA
2 9 (90.00%) SANS
3 7 (70.00%) GCIH
4 6 (60.00%) CREST Certified
5 2 (20.00%) CEH
5 2 (20.00%) GSEC
6 1 (10.00%) CISA
6 1 (10.00%) CISM
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) GPG13
2 1 (10.00%) HMG Infosec
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) RSA enVision
2 2 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (10.00%) Nessus
3 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 8 (80.00%) Splunk
3 6 (60.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (10.00%) LogLogic
4 1 (10.00%) Q1 Labs
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec