The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 764 777 792
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Snort 90 112 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.10% 0.063%
As % of the System Software category 0.77% 0.97% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 61 91 56
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +25.33%
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
11640 11490 10113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.68% 10.48% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9671 9768 8600
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Snort across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

Snort Salary Histogram in England

Snort
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +64 46 £52,500 +5.00% 8
South West -2 15 £47,500 +58.33% 2
South East -47 12 £55,000 +15.78% 10
West Midlands - 6 £38,000 -
North West -7 5 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Yorkshire +7 1 £35,000 -15.15%
Snort
UK

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 109 (54.77%) SIEM
2 96 (48.24%) Windows
3 84 (42.21%) Intrusion Detection
4 72 (36.18%) TCP/IP
5 69 (34.67%) Linux
6 62 (31.16%) Sourcefire
7 59 (29.65%) Incident Management
8 58 (29.15%) Wireshark
9 52 (26.13%) Cyber Security
10 50 (25.13%) Information Security
11 49 (24.62%) Firewall
12 45 (22.61%) GIAC
13 40 (20.10%) DNS
14 39 (19.60%) Finance
15 38 (19.10%) CEH
16 36 (18.09%) Malware Analysis
17 35 (17.59%) Management Information System
17 35 (17.59%) HTTP
18 34 (17.09%) Splunk
19 33 (16.58%) CISSP
20 32 (16.08%) tcpdump
21 31 (15.58%) GCIH
22 30 (15.08%) Cisco
22 30 (15.08%) Network Security
23 28 (14.07%) UNIX
24 26 (13.07%) Mentoring
25 25 (12.56%) CheckPoint
26 23 (11.56%) Perl
26 23 (11.56%) SQL
26 23 (11.56%) Python

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 4 (2.01%) Lync
2 1 (0.50%) IIS
2 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (42.21%) Intrusion Detection
2 72 (36.18%) TCP/IP
3 58 (29.15%) Wireshark
4 49 (24.62%) Firewall
5 40 (20.10%) DNS
6 35 (17.59%) HTTP
7 32 (16.08%) tcpdump
8 30 (15.08%) Network Security
9 20 (10.05%) LDAP
10 19 (9.55%) FTP
10 19 (9.55%) SMTP
11 18 (9.05%) Wireless
12 17 (8.54%) WAN
13 16 (8.04%) LAN
14 14 (7.04%) Internet
14 14 (7.04%) Wireless Security
15 13 (6.53%) DHCP
16 12 (6.03%) SSL
17 10 (5.03%) Cisco ASA
18 8 (4.02%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.53%) Data Mining
2 10 (5.03%) Big Data
3 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.50%) NetBeans
General
1 39 (19.60%) Finance
2 21 (10.55%) Financial Institution
3 19 (9.55%) Law
4 8 (4.02%) Legal
4 8 (4.02%) Banking
5 5 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (61.81%) Analyst
2 94 (47.24%) Security Analyst
3 34 (17.09%) Operations Analyst
3 34 (17.09%) Security Operations Analyst
4 32 (16.08%) Security Engineer
5 20 (10.05%) Network Analyst
6 14 (7.04%) Information Security Engineer
7 11 (5.53%) Consultant
7 11 (5.53%) Network Engineer
8 9 (4.52%) IT Security Analyst
8 9 (4.52%) Security Consultant
9 7 (3.52%) Network Security Engineer
10 6 (3.02%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.02%) Network Security Analyst
11 5 (2.51%) Network Security Consultant
11 5 (2.51%) Cyber Security Analyst
11 5 (2.51%) Network Consultant
12 4 (2.01%) Developer
12 4 (2.01%) Senior Network Engineer
13 3 (1.51%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.01%) SAML
1 4 (2.01%) REST
1 4 (2.01%) OAuth
2 3 (1.51%) JRuby
3 1 (0.50%) WCF
3 1 (0.50%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.50%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.50%) .NET
3 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.59%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.54%) SCADA
3 6 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.02%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.02%) PKI
4 5 (2.51%) Open Source
4 5 (2.51%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.01%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.50%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 96 (48.24%) Windows
2 69 (34.67%) Linux
3 28 (14.07%) UNIX
4 9 (4.52%) Solaris
5 4 (2.01%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (54.77%) SIEM
2 59 (29.65%) Incident Management
3 52 (26.13%) Cyber Security
4 50 (25.13%) Information Security
5 36 (18.09%) Malware Analysis
6 26 (13.07%) Mentoring
7 22 (11.06%) Vulnerability Management
8 21 (10.55%) Penetration Testing
9 18 (9.05%) Information Assurance
10 17 (8.54%) Network Monitoring
11 16 (8.04%) Network Design
11 16 (8.04%) Computer Security
11 16 (8.04%) Ethical Hacking
12 14 (7.04%) Risk Management
13 13 (6.53%) Database Security
13 13 (6.53%) People Management
14 12 (6.03%) Security Architecture
14 12 (6.03%) Performance Management
15 10 (5.03%) Kalman Filter
16 9 (4.52%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.56%) Perl
1 23 (11.56%) SQL
1 23 (11.56%) Python
2 19 (9.55%) PowerShell
2 19 (9.55%) Ruby
3 10 (5.03%) Java
4 3 (1.51%) Groovy
4 3 (1.51%) Elixir
4 3 (1.51%) Clojure
4 3 (1.51%) PHP
5 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (22.61%) GIAC
2 38 (19.10%) CEH
3 33 (16.58%) CISSP
4 31 (15.58%) GCIH
5 23 (11.56%) GCIA
6 22 (11.06%) CISM
7 19 (9.55%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (8.54%) Security Cleared
9 16 (8.04%) Degree
10 15 (7.54%) CCNP
11 11 (5.53%) CCNA
12 10 (5.03%) SC Cleared
13 8 (4.02%) DV Cleared
14 5 (2.51%) CCIE
14 5 (2.51%) CCSP
14 5 (2.51%) CCSA
14 5 (2.51%) CCSE
15 2 (1.01%) CCDP
15 2 (1.01%) CHFI
15 2 (1.01%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.05%) PCI DSS
2 18 (9.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.01%) FISMA
3 2 (1.01%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.50%) GPG13
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (4.52%) Docker
2 4 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.51%) vCloud
4 2 (1.01%) pfSense
5 1 (0.50%) Squid
5 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (7.54%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (6.03%) OSSEC
3 9 (4.52%) Nagios
4 6 (3.02%) Nessus
5 2 (1.01%) Nmap
6 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.50%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 62 (31.16%) Sourcefire
2 34 (17.09%) Splunk
3 30 (15.08%) Cisco
4 25 (12.56%) CheckPoint
5 20 (10.05%) Juniper
5 20 (10.05%) Symantec
6 19 (9.55%) McAfee
7 18 (9.05%) ArcSight
8 14 (7.04%) IronPort
9 12 (6.03%) LogRhythm
10 10 (5.03%) Microsoft
10 10 (5.03%) Fortinet
11 8 (4.02%) Websense
12 6 (3.02%) LogLogic
13 4 (2.01%) VMware
13 4 (2.01%) HP
13 4 (2.01%) F5
14 2 (1.01%) Blue Coat
14 2 (1.01%) IBM
14 2 (1.01%) Sophos
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £60999 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago