The first table below looks at the demand for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 316 310 324
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Snort 9 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.073% 0.025% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 0.72% 0.31% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Average salary £58,750 £45,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +9.48%
System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1247 980 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.08% 8.19% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 864 1051
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Snort
London

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Snort
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Snort Salary Trend in the City of London

Snort
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Snort across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Snort Salary Histogram in the City of London

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (78.57%) Firewall
1 11 (78.57%) SIEM
2 10 (71.43%) Information Security
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) Wireshark
4 8 (57.14%) Q1 Labs
4 8 (57.14%) ArcSight
4 8 (57.14%) LogLogic
4 8 (57.14%) Symantec
4 8 (57.14%) CISSP
5 7 (50.00%) Banking
6 6 (42.86%) GCIH
6 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 6 (42.86%) Information Assurance
6 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Java
6 6 (42.86%) Perl
6 6 (42.86%) .NET
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Service Management
6 6 (42.86%) ITSM
6 6 (42.86%) GIAC
7 3 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (14.29%) Nmap
8 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
8 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Wireshark
3 3 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (14.29%) tcpdump
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) FTP
5 1 (7.14%) HTTP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) VPLS
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
1 11 (78.57%) Security Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Security Operations Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) SIEM
2 10 (71.43%) Information Security
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Information Assurance
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
3 6 (42.86%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) GCIH
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) GIAC
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Nmap
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) OSSEC
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Q1 Labs
1 8 (57.14%) ArcSight
1 8 (57.14%) LogLogic
1 8 (57.14%) Symantec
2 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Venturi NL/BE
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago