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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire Snort
UK / England
Rank 780 854 833
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -21
Permanent jobs citing Snort 60 53 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.057% 0.089%
As % of the System Software category 0.62% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 84
Median salary £61,250 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.52%

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
9694 11212 12367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.30% 12.13% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8069 9552 10560
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
South West +33 29 £41,250 -34.00% 3
London +46 23 £82,500 +37.50% 1
West Midlands 0 4 £27,500 -40.21% 1
South East +54 2 £54,500 +1.39% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £44,000 -
Snort
UK

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 69 (56.10%) SIEM
2 67 (54.47%) Linux
3 57 (46.34%) Cybersecurity
4 56 (45.53%) Windows
5 51 (41.46%) Information Security
5 51 (41.46%) Cisco
6 49 (39.84%) Firewall
7 40 (32.52%) CheckPoint
8 39 (31.71%) Finance
9 37 (30.08%) SQL
9 37 (30.08%) ArcSight
9 37 (30.08%) Security Operations
10 36 (29.27%) Python
10 36 (29.27%) Juniper
11 34 (27.64%) Fortinet
12 33 (26.83%) CISSP
12 33 (26.83%) Security Operations Centre
13 32 (26.02%) Degree
13 32 (26.02%) Sourcefire
13 32 (26.02%) Splunk
14 31 (25.20%) TCP/IP
15 29 (23.58%) Network Security
16 28 (22.76%) Security Cleared
16 28 (22.76%) LogRhythm
17 26 (21.14%) SC Cleared
17 26 (21.14%) Bash Shell
17 26 (21.14%) AlienVault
18 25 (20.33%) CEH
19 23 (18.70%) Wireshark
19 23 (18.70%) GIAC

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 13 (10.57%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (8.94%) Apache
3 4 (3.25%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.44%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.63%) nginx
5 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.63%) Mimecast
1 2 (1.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) IaaS
2 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (39.84%) Firewall
2 31 (25.20%) TCP/IP
3 29 (23.58%) Network Security
4 23 (18.70%) Wireshark
5 22 (17.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (17.07%) HTTP
7 20 (16.26%) DNS
8 17 (13.82%) SSL
9 16 (13.01%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (10.57%) VPN
11 11 (8.94%) Internet
11 11 (8.94%) LDAP
11 11 (8.94%) tcpdump
12 9 (7.32%) DHCP
12 9 (7.32%) FTP
13 8 (6.50%) HTTPS
13 8 (6.50%) IPv6
14 7 (5.69%) NetScreen
14 7 (5.69%) SMTP
14 7 (5.69%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) Big Data
1 4 (3.25%) Hadoop
1 4 (3.25%) MySQL
2 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.44%) Apache Continuum
2 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.44%) Maven
2 3 (2.44%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.63%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.81%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (31.71%) Finance
2 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 52 (42.28%) Analyst
2 38 (30.89%) Security Engineer
3 33 (26.83%) SOC Analyst
4 27 (21.95%) Security Analyst
5 14 (11.38%) Information Security Engineer
6 12 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.32%) Network Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Consultant
8 8 (6.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) SOC Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Cyberthreat Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Junior
10 6 (4.88%) Junior Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Junior Security Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Security Consultant
10 6 (4.88%) Senior Security Analyst
11 5 (4.07%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 5 (4.07%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.38%) ELK Stack
2 13 (10.57%) Regular Expression
3 7 (5.69%) .NET
4 4 (3.25%) PCRE
5 3 (2.44%) REST
6 2 (1.63%) JSON
6 2 (1.63%) LAMP
6 2 (1.63%) Web Services
7 1 (0.81%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.81%) CGI
7 1 (0.81%) Cocoa
7 1 (0.81%) Core Animation
7 1 (0.81%) CSS
7 1 (0.81%) HTML
7 1 (0.81%) JSP
7 1 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.81%) SAML
7 1 (0.81%) SOAP
7 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.83%) Security Operations Centre
2 22 (17.89%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.94%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.94%) Cyber Defence
5 10 (8.13%) Cyber Attack
6 9 (7.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (7.32%) iPad
7 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.25%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (2.44%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.63%) Blog
10 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.63%) Fintech
10 2 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.63%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.63%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.81%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (54.47%) Linux
2 56 (45.53%) Windows
3 22 (17.89%) Unix
4 4 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.44%) Solaris
6 2 (1.63%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.81%) CentOS
7 1 (0.81%) Debian
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (56.10%) SIEM
2 57 (46.34%) Cybersecurity
3 51 (41.46%) Information Security
4 37 (30.08%) Security Operations
5 22 (17.89%) Security Monitoring
6 17 (13.82%) Threat Detection
7 16 (13.01%) ITIL
7 16 (13.01%) Malware Analysis
8 15 (12.20%) Analytics
8 15 (12.20%) Computer Forensics
8 15 (12.20%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (8.94%) Cyber Intelligence
9 11 (8.94%) Identity Access Management
9 11 (8.94%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (8.94%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (8.94%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (8.94%) Presales
9 11 (8.94%) Risk Management
9 11 (8.94%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 9 (7.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.08%) SQL
2 36 (29.27%) Python
3 26 (21.14%) Bash Shell
4 18 (14.63%) Ruby
5 14 (11.38%) Perl
6 12 (9.76%) Java
7 8 (6.50%) C
7 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.69%) PHP
9 5 (4.07%) VB
10 4 (3.25%) C++
10 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.63%) Lua
12 1 (0.81%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.81%) C#
12 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (26.83%) CISSP
2 32 (26.02%) Degree
3 28 (22.76%) Security Cleared
4 26 (21.14%) SC Cleared
5 25 (20.33%) CEH
6 23 (18.70%) GIAC
6 23 (18.70%) SANS
7 22 (17.89%) DV Cleared
7 22 (17.89%) GCIH
8 15 (12.20%) CISM
9 13 (10.57%) CREST Certified
10 12 (9.76%) GCIA
11 9 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (5.69%) CCNA
13 6 (4.88%) CompTIA Security+
13 6 (4.88%) Security+ Certification
14 4 (3.25%) CCNP
14 4 (3.25%) OSCP
15 3 (2.44%) CCSE
15 3 (2.44%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.69%) GPG13
2 7 (5.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) COBIT
4 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.25%) Docker
3 4 (3.25%) HDFS
4 3 (2.44%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.81%) iptables
6 1 (0.81%) LXC
6 1 (0.81%) pfSense
6 1 (0.81%) vCloud
6 1 (0.81%) vSphere
6 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (15.45%) QRadar
2 18 (14.63%) RSA enVision
3 16 (13.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 13 (10.57%) Kibana
4 13 (10.57%) logstash
5 10 (8.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 9 (7.32%) CSIRT
6 9 (7.32%) Nessus
7 8 (6.50%) Nmap
8 6 (4.88%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 6 (4.88%) Nagios
8 6 (4.88%) Proventia
9 4 (3.25%) Ansible
9 4 (3.25%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 4 (3.25%) Fluentd
9 4 (3.25%) Kubernetes
10 3 (2.44%) Mesos
10 3 (2.44%) Nexpose
10 3 (2.44%) Packer
10 3 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (41.46%) Cisco
2 40 (32.52%) CheckPoint
3 37 (30.08%) ArcSight
4 36 (29.27%) Juniper
5 34 (27.64%) Fortinet
6 32 (26.02%) Sourcefire
6 32 (26.02%) Splunk
7 28 (22.76%) LogRhythm
8 26 (21.14%) AlienVault
9 23 (18.70%) Palo Alto
10 19 (15.45%) Intel Security
11 15 (12.20%) FireEye
12 11 (8.94%) Sophos
12 11 (8.94%) TippingPoint
13 9 (7.32%) Blue Coat
13 9 (7.32%) NetWitness
13 9 (7.32%) VMware
14 8 (6.50%) Intel
14 8 (6.50%) LogLogic
14 8 (6.50%) Symantec
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