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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire Snort
London / City of London
Rank - 250 302
Permanent jobs citing Snort 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.015% 0.090%
As % of the System Software category - 0.13% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.27%

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
632 767 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.63% 11.88% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 572 670 1057
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 18 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) CSIRT
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) CGI
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Dell

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CGI
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CSIRT
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec