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 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 825 873 852
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -21
Permanent jobs citing Snort 72 65 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.063% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.62% 0.53% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 106
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -0.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +0.52%
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
11539 12300 12544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.59% 11.89% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9917 10249 10587
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +32 39 £70,000 +33.33% 2
South East +40 14 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South West +17 11 £37,500 -23.07%
West Midlands - 3 £37,500 - 1
East of England - 3 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £36,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Snort
UK

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Snort.

1 108 (63.16%) SIEM
2 92 (53.80%) Firewall
3 82 (47.95%) CISSP
4 70 (40.94%) Linux
5 68 (39.77%) Security Operations
6 65 (38.01%) GCIH
7 63 (36.84%) ArcSight
8 58 (33.92%) Windows
9 57 (33.33%) TCP/IP
10 51 (29.82%) Information Security
11 49 (28.65%) Wireshark
11 49 (28.65%) ITIL
12 45 (26.32%) Unix
12 45 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
12 45 (26.32%) SANS
13 44 (25.73%) CEH
14 43 (25.15%) DNS
14 43 (25.15%) Splunk
15 41 (23.98%) Security Operations Centre
15 41 (23.98%) HTTP
15 41 (23.98%) Cisco
15 41 (23.98%) Management Information System
16 40 (23.39%) tcpdump
17 34 (19.88%) Python
18 33 (19.30%) Nessus
19 32 (18.71%) GCIA
20 31 (18.13%) CISM
21 30 (17.54%) Internet
21 30 (17.54%) GIAC
21 30 (17.54%) Java

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 11 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.68%) Jetty
2 8 (4.68%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.51%) Liferay
4 5 (2.92%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.92%) Zimbra
5 3 (1.75%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Office
1 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.34%) SaaS
4 2 (1.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (53.80%) Firewall
2 57 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 49 (28.65%) Wireshark
4 43 (25.15%) DNS
5 41 (23.98%) HTTP
6 40 (23.39%) tcpdump
7 30 (17.54%) Internet
8 29 (16.96%) Intrusion Detection
8 29 (16.96%) Network Security
9 27 (15.79%) SMTP
10 15 (8.77%) FTP
11 14 (8.19%) LAN
11 14 (8.19%) WAN
12 13 (7.60%) LDAP
13 11 (6.43%) SSL
14 10 (5.85%) SAN
14 10 (5.85%) VPN
15 9 (5.26%) HTTPS
16 8 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (4.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.60%) MySQL
2 8 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.51%) Apache Accumulo
3 6 (3.51%) Big Data
3 6 (3.51%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.58%) GIS
Development Applications
1 13 (7.60%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.85%) Metasploit
3 8 (4.68%) Subversion
4 6 (3.51%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.51%) NetBeans
4 6 (3.51%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.92%) git-flow
5 5 (2.92%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.92%) JIRA
6 1 (0.58%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (16.37%) Finance
2 9 (5.26%) Retail
3 6 (3.51%) Marketing
4 5 (2.92%) Electronics
4 5 (2.92%) Law
4 5 (2.92%) Legal
4 5 (2.92%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.92%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.34%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.17%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.17%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 101 (59.06%) Analyst
2 67 (39.18%) Security Analyst
3 38 (22.22%) SOC Analyst
4 21 (12.28%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (9.36%) Senior Security Analyst
6 15 (8.77%) Operations Analyst
7 14 (8.19%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 14 (8.19%) Security Operations Analyst
8 12 (7.02%) Operations Manager
9 11 (6.43%) IT Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) IT Security Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) Security Specialist
10 10 (5.85%) Administrator
10 10 (5.85%) Linux Administrator
10 10 (5.85%) Operational Security Manager
10 10 (5.85%) Security Manager
10 10 (5.85%) Security Operations Manager
11 9 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
11 9 (5.26%) Network Specialist
12 8 (4.68%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.68%) HornetQ
1 8 (4.68%) JMX
1 8 (4.68%) LAMP
2 6 (3.51%) Kafka
2 6 (3.51%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.17%) .NET
3 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.17%) Web Services
4 1 (0.58%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.98%) Management Information System
1 41 (23.98%) Security Operations Centre
2 27 (15.79%) Cyberthreat
3 25 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (9.36%) Computer Science
5 12 (7.02%) PKI
6 10 (5.85%) iPad
7 8 (4.68%) Data Centre
8 7 (4.09%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (4.09%) Cybercrime
9 6 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (3.51%) Fintech
9 6 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (3.51%) Performance Metrics
9 6 (3.51%) User Experience
10 5 (2.92%) Mathematics
10 5 (2.92%) Private Cloud
10 5 (2.92%) Virtual Team
11 4 (2.34%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (2.34%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 70 (40.94%) Linux
2 58 (33.92%) Windows
3 45 (26.32%) Unix
4 8 (4.68%) Debian
4 8 (4.68%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.09%) FreeBSD
5 7 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.09%) Solaris
5 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.34%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.34%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.75%) CentOS
7 3 (1.75%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (63.16%) SIEM
2 68 (39.77%) Security Operations
3 51 (29.82%) Information Security
4 49 (28.65%) ITIL
5 45 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
6 29 (16.96%) Ethical Hacking
7 25 (14.62%) Vulnerability Management
8 20 (11.70%) Open Source
8 20 (11.70%) Protective Monitoring
9 19 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 19 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 19 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 16 (9.36%) Incident Management
11 14 (8.19%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 13 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (7.60%) Analytics
13 12 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
13 12 (7.02%) Threat Detection
14 11 (6.43%) Kalman Filter
15 10 (5.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.88%) Python
2 30 (17.54%) Java
3 28 (16.37%) Ruby
3 28 (16.37%) SQL
4 25 (14.62%) Bash Shell
4 25 (14.62%) Perl
5 15 (8.77%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.51%) VB
8 3 (1.75%) C
9 2 (1.17%) PHP
10 1 (0.58%) Korn
Qualifications
1 82 (47.95%) CISSP
2 65 (38.01%) GCIH
3 45 (26.32%) SANS
4 44 (25.73%) CEH
5 32 (18.71%) GCIA
6 31 (18.13%) CISM
7 30 (17.54%) GIAC
8 22 (12.87%) Degree
8 22 (12.87%) Security Cleared
9 21 (12.28%) SC Cleared
10 15 (8.77%) CREST Certified
11 14 (8.19%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (8.19%) SSCP
12 13 (7.60%) CCNA
13 12 (7.02%) CompTIA Security+
13 12 (7.02%) Security+ Certification
14 9 (5.26%) DV Cleared
15 8 (4.68%) GCFA
15 8 (4.68%) GREM
16 5 (2.92%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (8.19%) COBIT
3 8 (4.68%) GPG13
4 6 (3.51%) HMG Infosec
5 2 (1.17%) SLA
6 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 29 (16.96%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.02%) Docker
3 9 (5.26%) iptables
3 9 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.68%) KVM
4 8 (4.68%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (4.68%) Xen
5 5 (2.92%) NFS
5 5 (2.92%) Squid
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (19.30%) Nessus
2 19 (11.11%) Puppet
2 19 (11.11%) RSA enVision
3 17 (9.94%) Nagios
4 14 (8.19%) QRadar
5 13 (7.60%) CFEngine
5 13 (7.60%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (6.43%) EnCase
7 9 (5.26%) Nexpose
7 9 (5.26%) Proventia
8 8 (4.68%) Cacti
9 7 (4.09%) Kubernetes
9 7 (4.09%) Nmap
9 7 (4.09%) OSSEC
10 6 (3.51%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (2.92%) logstash
11 5 (2.92%) RSA Archer
11 5 (2.92%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (1.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 63 (36.84%) ArcSight
2 43 (25.15%) Splunk
3 41 (23.98%) Cisco
4 21 (12.28%) CheckPoint
4 21 (12.28%) LogRhythm
4 21 (12.28%) Sourcefire
5 19 (11.11%) Intel Security
6 14 (8.19%) Qualys
7 13 (7.60%) LogLogic
7 13 (7.60%) NetWitness
8 12 (7.02%) Juniper
9 11 (6.43%) Fortinet
10 10 (5.85%) Citrix
10 10 (5.85%) F5
10 10 (5.85%) IBM
11 9 (5.26%) ScanSafe
11 9 (5.26%) VMware
12 7 (4.09%) Red Hat
12 7 (4.09%) SolarWinds
12 7 (4.09%) Symantec
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