The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 833 888 856
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -32
Permanent jobs citing Snort 63 57 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.056% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.55% 0.48% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 44 45 102
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £66,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -
Snort
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11451 11906 12431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.47% 11.61% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9827 9940 10389
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Snort as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in England

Snort
Salary Trend in England

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

Snort Salary Trend in England

Snort
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Snort across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Snort Salary Histogram in England

Snort
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +44 28 £76,250 +38.63% 2
South East +30 18 £57,500 +17.94%
South West +11 5 £60,000 +41.17% 1
West Midlands - 4 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £37,000 - 2
East of England - 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £48,500 -
Snort
UK

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 England region with a requirement for Snort.

1 101 (64.74%) SIEM
2 88 (56.41%) Firewall
3 78 (50.00%) CISSP
4 65 (41.67%) Linux
5 58 (37.18%) Security Operations
6 56 (35.90%) ArcSight
7 54 (34.62%) TCP/IP
8 53 (33.97%) Windows
9 50 (32.05%) GCIH
10 49 (31.41%) HTTP
11 47 (30.13%) CEH
12 45 (28.85%) Unix
12 45 (28.85%) Information Security
12 45 (28.85%) Splunk
13 44 (28.21%) ITIL
14 43 (27.56%) DNS
15 42 (26.92%) Cisco
16 40 (25.64%) Wireshark
17 38 (24.36%) CISM
17 38 (24.36%) Cybersecurity
18 36 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
19 34 (21.79%) Network Security
19 34 (21.79%) GCIA
20 33 (21.15%) Management Information System
20 33 (21.15%) SANS
21 31 (19.87%) Active Directory
21 31 (19.87%) Degree
22 30 (19.23%) Python
22 30 (19.23%) Finance
22 30 (19.23%) tcpdump

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.85%) Liferay
2 6 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.21%) Jetty
4 3 (1.92%) IBM Domino
4 3 (1.92%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.92%) Zimbra
5 1 (0.64%) Apache
5 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Office
1 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Heroku
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 88 (56.41%) Firewall
2 54 (34.62%) TCP/IP
3 49 (31.41%) HTTP
4 43 (27.56%) DNS
5 40 (25.64%) Wireshark
6 34 (21.79%) Network Security
7 30 (19.23%) tcpdump
8 26 (16.67%) Internet
8 26 (16.67%) SMTP
9 20 (12.82%) Intrusion Detection
10 18 (11.54%) SSL
11 15 (9.62%) LAN
11 15 (9.62%) WAN
12 14 (8.97%) IPv4
12 14 (8.97%) IPv6
13 13 (8.33%) FTP
13 13 (8.33%) VLAN
14 11 (7.05%) LDAP
15 10 (6.41%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (6.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.41%) MySQL
2 6 (3.85%) Apache Accumulo
2 6 (3.85%) Big Data
2 6 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 6 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 6 (3.85%) NetBeans
2 6 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.21%) Subversion
4 3 (1.92%) git-flow
4 3 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.92%) JIRA
4 3 (1.92%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.64%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (19.23%) Finance
2 7 (4.49%) Retail
3 6 (3.85%) Marketing
4 5 (3.21%) Electronics
4 5 (3.21%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.56%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.28%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.28%) Military
7 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Law
7 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (57.69%) Analyst
2 65 (41.67%) Security Analyst
3 32 (20.51%) SOC Analyst
4 23 (14.74%) Senior Analyst
5 20 (12.82%) Senior Security Analyst
6 14 (8.97%) Operations Analyst
7 13 (8.33%) Presales Engineer
7 13 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
8 12 (7.69%) IT Analyst
8 12 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
8 12 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (7.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 11 (7.05%) Operations Manager
10 10 (6.41%) Operational Security Manager
10 10 (6.41%) Security Manager
10 10 (6.41%) Security Operations Manager
11 8 (5.13%) Security Specialist
11 8 (5.13%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 8 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (5.13%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.85%) Kafka
1 6 (3.85%) Regular Expression
2 5 (3.21%) HornetQ
2 5 (3.21%) JMX
2 5 (3.21%) LAMP
3 1 (0.64%) .NET
3 1 (0.64%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.64%) MCollective
3 1 (0.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
2 33 (21.15%) Management Information System
3 25 (16.03%) Computer Science
4 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (9.62%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (7.05%) iPad
7 9 (5.77%) Cyber Attack
8 8 (5.13%) Data Centre
8 8 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (5.13%) Fintech
8 8 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (4.49%) Cybercrime
10 6 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (3.85%) User Experience
11 5 (3.21%) Mathematics
12 4 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (2.56%) PKI
12 4 (2.56%) Social Network
13 3 (1.92%) Private Cloud
13 3 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (41.67%) Linux
2 53 (33.97%) Windows
3 45 (28.85%) Unix
4 5 (3.21%) Debian
5 3 (1.92%) Kali Linux
5 3 (1.92%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.64%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Solaris
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (64.74%) SIEM
2 58 (37.18%) Security Operations
3 45 (28.85%) Information Security
4 44 (28.21%) ITIL
5 38 (24.36%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (14.10%) Vulnerability Management
7 17 (10.90%) Configuration Management
7 17 (10.90%) Protective Monitoring
8 16 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 15 (9.62%) Analytics
10 14 (8.97%) Mentoring
10 14 (8.97%) Presales
11 13 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
11 13 (8.33%) Incident Management
11 13 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (7.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 11 (7.05%) Load Balancing
13 11 (7.05%) Open Source
13 11 (7.05%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 30 (19.23%) Python
2 26 (16.67%) Java
3 24 (15.38%) SQL
4 22 (14.10%) Ruby
5 16 (10.26%) Bash Shell
6 13 (8.33%) Perl
7 11 (7.05%) C
8 9 (5.77%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.49%) VB
10 5 (3.21%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.28%) PHP
12 1 (0.64%) Korn
Qualifications
1 78 (50.00%) CISSP
2 50 (32.05%) GCIH
3 47 (30.13%) CEH
4 38 (24.36%) CISM
5 34 (21.79%) GCIA
6 33 (21.15%) SANS
7 31 (19.87%) Degree
8 23 (14.74%) GIAC
9 20 (12.82%) SC Cleared
9 20 (12.82%) Security Cleared
10 16 (10.26%) CREST Certified
11 14 (8.97%) CompTIA Security+
11 14 (8.97%) Security+ Certification
11 14 (8.97%) SSCP
12 12 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (7.69%) DV Cleared
13 11 (7.05%) CCNA
14 8 (5.13%) GREM
15 7 (4.49%) GCFA
16 5 (3.21%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (9.62%) COBIT
3 6 (3.85%) GPG13
4 4 (2.56%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (0.64%) QA
5 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (19.87%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.41%) Docker
3 6 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.21%) iptables
4 5 (3.21%) KVM
4 5 (3.21%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (3.21%) Xen
5 3 (1.92%) NFS
5 3 (1.92%) Squid
6 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (14.74%) Nessus
2 21 (13.46%) RSA enVision
3 17 (10.90%) Puppet
4 14 (8.97%) QRadar
5 12 (7.69%) Nagios
6 10 (6.41%) Nexpose
6 10 (6.41%) Proventia
7 8 (5.13%) CFEngine
7 8 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (4.49%) Kubernetes
8 7 (4.49%) OSSEC
9 6 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
10 5 (3.21%) Cacti
11 3 (1.92%) logstash
11 3 (1.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (1.92%) RSA Archer
11 3 (1.92%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 1 (0.64%) EnCase
Vendors
1 56 (35.90%) ArcSight
2 45 (28.85%) Splunk
3 42 (26.92%) Cisco
4 24 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 24 (15.38%) LogRhythm
5 18 (11.54%) Sourcefire
6 15 (9.62%) Intel Security
7 14 (8.97%) Intel
7 14 (8.97%) Qualys
8 13 (8.33%) Fortinet
8 13 (8.33%) Juniper
8 13 (8.33%) LogLogic
9 11 (7.05%) Citrix
9 11 (7.05%) F5
10 10 (6.41%) IBM
10 10 (6.41%) NetWitness
10 10 (6.41%) ScanSafe
11 7 (4.49%) Palo Alto
11 7 (4.49%) SolarWinds
12 6 (3.85%) VMware
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recann
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 26 days ago