The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank - 123 -
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- -12.19%
Sourcefire
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
730 822 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.32% 43.01% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 583 649 582
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Sourcefire Salary Trend in Cheshire

Sourcefire
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Snort
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (80.00%) Financial Institution
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk