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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 816 764 818
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +54
Permanent jobs citing Snort 67 132 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the System Software category 0.57% 1.10% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 46 110 47
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £34,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
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
11709 11952 10358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.36% 10.66% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9761 10070 8874
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +34 36 £52,500 - 9
South West -14 12 £47,500 +58.33% 2
South East -36 11 £50,000 -0.99% 3
North West -6 2 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Snort
UK

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 98 (52.69%) SIEM
2 92 (49.46%) Windows
3 72 (38.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 68 (36.56%) TCP/IP
5 67 (36.02%) Linux
6 57 (30.65%) Wireshark
7 53 (28.49%) Sourcefire
8 52 (27.96%) Firewall
9 47 (25.27%) Cyber Security
10 44 (23.66%) Information Security
10 44 (23.66%) Incident Management
11 40 (21.51%) DNS
12 38 (20.43%) GIAC
13 36 (19.35%) HTTP
14 35 (18.82%) Finance
15 34 (18.28%) Malware Analysis
16 30 (16.13%) GCIH
16 30 (16.13%) Cisco
16 30 (16.13%) tcpdump
17 29 (15.59%) Perl
17 29 (15.59%) Management Information System
18 28 (15.05%) CISSP
19 27 (14.52%) Python
20 26 (13.98%) UNIX
20 26 (13.98%) Splunk
21 25 (13.44%) CEH
21 25 (13.44%) Ruby
22 24 (12.90%) Network Security
22 24 (12.90%) Mentoring
23 23 (12.37%) ArcSight

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (2.15%) Lync
2 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.08%) Liferay
3 1 (0.54%) IIS
3 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) PaaS
2 1 (0.54%) IaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (38.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 68 (36.56%) TCP/IP
3 57 (30.65%) Wireshark
4 52 (27.96%) Firewall
5 40 (21.51%) DNS
6 36 (19.35%) HTTP
7 30 (16.13%) tcpdump
8 24 (12.90%) Network Security
9 22 (11.83%) LDAP
10 20 (10.75%) WAN
10 20 (10.75%) SMTP
10 20 (10.75%) FTP
11 19 (10.22%) LAN
12 16 (8.60%) Internet
12 16 (8.60%) Wireless
13 14 (7.53%) DHCP
14 12 (6.45%) SSL
15 10 (5.38%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (4.84%) Wireless Security
17 8 (4.30%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.76%) Big Data
2 6 (3.23%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.15%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.08%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.08%) MySQL
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.61%) Eclipse
1 3 (1.61%) NetBeans
2 2 (1.08%) Subversion
2 2 (1.08%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.08%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (18.82%) Finance
2 17 (9.14%) Financial Institution
3 12 (6.45%) Law
4 7 (3.76%) Legal
5 5 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.61%) Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Electronics
7 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 106 (56.99%) Analyst
2 78 (41.94%) Security Analyst
3 26 (13.98%) Security Engineer
4 25 (13.44%) Operations Analyst
4 25 (13.44%) Security Operations Analyst
5 20 (10.75%) Network Analyst
6 17 (9.14%) Network Intrusion Analyst
7 11 (5.91%) Consultant
8 10 (5.38%) Information Security Engineer
9 9 (4.84%) Security Consultant
10 7 (3.76%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.76%) Network Engineer
11 6 (3.23%) Network Security Analyst
12 5 (2.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
12 5 (2.69%) Network Consultant
12 5 (2.69%) IT Security Analyst
12 5 (2.69%) Network Security Consultant
13 4 (2.15%) Senior Network Engineer
13 4 (2.15%) Developer
13 4 (2.15%) Forensic Investigator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.69%) JRuby
2 4 (2.15%) .NET
3 2 (1.08%) LAMP
4 1 (0.54%) WCF
4 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.54%) Web Services
4 1 (0.54%) SAML
4 1 (0.54%) OAuth
4 1 (0.54%) AppFabric
4 1 (0.54%) REST
4 1 (0.54%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.59%) Management Information System
2 17 (9.14%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.38%) SCADA
4 7 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.23%) PKI
6 4 (2.15%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.08%) User Experience
9 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.54%) CESG
9 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.54%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 92 (49.46%) Windows
2 67 (36.02%) Linux
3 26 (13.98%) UNIX
4 10 (5.38%) Solaris
5 3 (1.61%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (52.69%) SIEM
2 47 (25.27%) Cyber Security
3 44 (23.66%) Information Security
3 44 (23.66%) Incident Management
4 34 (18.28%) Malware Analysis
5 24 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 19 (10.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 18 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (8.06%) Computer Security
8 15 (8.06%) Ethical Hacking
8 15 (8.06%) Network Monitoring
9 14 (7.53%) Information Assurance
10 12 (6.45%) DevOps
11 11 (5.91%) ITIL
12 10 (5.38%) Risk Management
12 10 (5.38%) People Management
13 9 (4.84%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (4.84%) Performance Management
13 9 (4.84%) Database Security
13 9 (4.84%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.59%) Perl
2 27 (14.52%) Python
3 25 (13.44%) Ruby
4 23 (12.37%) SQL
5 21 (11.29%) PowerShell
6 16 (8.60%) Java
7 5 (2.69%) Groovy
7 5 (2.69%) Clojure
7 5 (2.69%) Elixir
8 4 (2.15%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.61%) PHP
10 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.08%) Go
Qualifications
1 38 (20.43%) GIAC
2 30 (16.13%) GCIH
3 28 (15.05%) CISSP
4 25 (13.44%) CEH
5 22 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (11.29%) GCIA
7 18 (9.68%) Security Cleared
8 17 (9.14%) CCNP
9 16 (8.60%) CISM
10 14 (7.53%) CCNA
11 12 (6.45%) SC Cleared
12 10 (5.38%) Degree
13 7 (3.76%) DV Cleared
14 6 (3.23%) CCSE
14 6 (3.23%) CCSA
15 5 (2.69%) CCIE
15 5 (2.69%) CCSP
16 2 (1.08%) CCDP
16 2 (1.08%) CHFI
17 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.75%) PCI DSS
2 13 (6.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.08%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.08%) FISMA
4 1 (0.54%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (5.91%) Docker
2 6 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.61%) vCloud
4 2 (1.08%) pfSense
4 2 (1.08%) KVM
4 2 (1.08%) iptables
4 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.08%) Squid
4 2 (1.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (7.53%) OSSEC
2 13 (6.99%) Nagios
3 10 (5.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (3.23%) Nessus
5 2 (1.08%) Nmap
5 2 (1.08%) Cacti
5 2 (1.08%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.08%) Puppet
5 2 (1.08%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.08%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.54%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (28.49%) Sourcefire
2 30 (16.13%) Cisco
3 26 (13.98%) Splunk
4 23 (12.37%) ArcSight
4 23 (12.37%) CheckPoint
5 18 (9.68%) Juniper
6 17 (9.14%) Symantec
7 14 (7.53%) McAfee
8 11 (5.91%) LogRhythm
9 10 (5.38%) Microsoft
10 9 (4.84%) LogLogic
10 9 (4.84%) IronPort
11 8 (4.30%) Fortinet
12 7 (3.76%) Websense
13 6 (3.23%) VMware
13 6 (3.23%) HP
14 4 (2.15%) Q1 Labs
14 4 (2.15%) F5
15 3 (1.61%) Hortonworks
15 3 (1.61%) SolarWinds
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