The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 265 314 347
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +33
Permanent jobs citing Snort 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.010% 0.077%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 0.10% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Median salary £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -20.83%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +0.52%
Snort
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
814 963 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.88% 9.29% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 752 850 1184
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Snort as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Snort.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Security
4 3 (42.86%) SIEM
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Anomaly Detection
4 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) GCIH
4 3 (42.86%) GCFA
4 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) CEH
5 2 (28.57%) CISMP
5 2 (28.57%) CISM
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) ECSA

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) IPv6
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) TACACS
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) VRRP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Anomaly Detection
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Security
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) GCFA
1 3 (42.86%) GCIH
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) CISMP
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ECSA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (14.29%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) VMware