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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 316 - 332
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Snort 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.018% - 0.008%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% - 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £51,375 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £28,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -46.66%
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
1259 1122 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.29% 9.21% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 975 1109
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Symantec
3 7 (58.33%) SIEM
4 6 (50.00%) Q1 Labs
4 6 (50.00%) ArcSight
4 6 (50.00%) LogLogic
4 6 (50.00%) CISSP
4 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
5 5 (41.67%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) GCIH
6 4 (33.33%) GIAC
6 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) Service Management
6 4 (33.33%) ITSM
6 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (16.67%) VPLS
8 2 (16.67%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) FTP
4 2 (16.67%) HTTP
4 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) VPLS
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless Security
5 1 (8.33%) tcpdump
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Law
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Database Security
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) GIAC
2 4 (33.33%) GCIH
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
1 2 (16.67%) OSSEC
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Symantec
2 6 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 6 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 6 (50.00%) Q1 Labs
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) IronPort
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