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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 793 789 812
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Snort 73 98 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.091% 0.046%
As % of the System Software category 0.67% 0.83% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 68 88 42
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £41,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +16.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +42.85%
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
10969 11825 10189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.78% 10.95% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9278 9852 8727
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -10 31 £55,000 +10.00% 11
South East +1 24 £50,000 +5.26% 27
South West -3 11 £50,000 -23.07% 6
West Midlands +5 4 £40,000 -8.57% 1
North West - 2 £45,000 - 2
Snort
UK

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 76 (47.50%) Windows
2 71 (44.38%) SIEM
3 67 (41.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 62 (38.75%) Linux
5 58 (36.25%) Wireshark
6 57 (35.63%) Firewall
7 50 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 41 (25.63%) tcpdump
9 37 (23.13%) Sourcefire
10 35 (21.88%) GIAC
11 33 (20.63%) Information Security
11 33 (20.63%) Cyber Security
12 29 (18.13%) Internet
13 28 (17.50%) Mentoring
14 27 (16.88%) GCIH
15 26 (16.25%) Perl
15 26 (16.25%) Malware Analysis
16 25 (15.63%) HTTP
16 25 (15.63%) DNS
17 24 (15.00%) Cisco
17 24 (15.00%) Python
18 23 (14.38%) LDAP
18 23 (14.38%) CheckPoint
18 23 (14.38%) ArcSight
19 22 (13.75%) WAN
20 21 (13.13%) LAN
21 20 (12.50%) SMTP
21 20 (12.50%) FTP
21 20 (12.50%) CISSP
21 20 (12.50%) Incident Management

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (3.13%) Apache
1 5 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.25%) Liferay
3 2 (1.25%) Lync
4 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.63%) nginx
4 1 (0.63%) Zimbra
Applications
1 4 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) PaaS
2 1 (0.63%) IaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 67 (41.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 58 (36.25%) Wireshark
3 57 (35.63%) Firewall
4 50 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 41 (25.63%) tcpdump
6 29 (18.13%) Internet
7 25 (15.63%) DNS
7 25 (15.63%) HTTP
8 23 (14.38%) LDAP
9 22 (13.75%) WAN
10 21 (13.13%) LAN
11 20 (12.50%) FTP
11 20 (12.50%) SMTP
12 17 (10.63%) Network Security
13 13 (8.13%) DHCP
14 12 (7.50%) SSL
15 10 (6.25%) VPN
16 7 (4.38%) IPsec
17 6 (3.75%) SSH
17 6 (3.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.50%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.50%) Big Data
3 3 (1.88%) MySQL
3 3 (1.88%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.25%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.88%) Eclipse
1 3 (1.88%) NetBeans
1 3 (1.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.25%) Subversion
3 1 (0.63%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (3.13%) Games
3 4 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.25%) Law
4 2 (1.25%) Legal
4 2 (1.25%) Electronics
4 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (55.63%) Analyst
2 70 (43.75%) Security Analyst
3 18 (11.25%) Operations Analyst
3 18 (11.25%) Security Operations Analyst
4 9 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (5.63%) Consultant
5 8 (5.00%) Administrator
5 8 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 6 (3.75%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (3.75%) Network Specialist
6 6 (3.75%) Network Engineer
6 6 (3.75%) Network Analyst
6 6 (3.75%) Network Consultant
7 5 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (3.13%) Junior
7 5 (3.13%) Security Consultant
7 5 (3.13%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (3.13%) Network Intrusion Analyst
8 4 (2.50%) Forensic Investigator
8 4 (2.50%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.13%) JRuby
2 3 (1.88%) .NET
2 3 (1.88%) LAMP
3 2 (1.25%) JSP
4 1 (0.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.63%) Memcached
4 1 (0.63%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.25%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.75%) Client/Server
2 14 (8.75%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.13%) PKI
4 4 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.50%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.88%) User Experience
5 3 (1.88%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.88%) SCADA
5 3 (1.88%) Mobile Games
5 3 (1.88%) CESG
6 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.25%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Online Games
7 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.63%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 76 (47.50%) Windows
2 62 (38.75%) Linux
3 16 (10.00%) UNIX
4 9 (5.63%) Solaris
5 5 (3.13%) CentOS
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.63%) Debian
6 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.63%) Android
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (44.38%) SIEM
2 33 (20.63%) Cyber Security
2 33 (20.63%) Information Security
3 28 (17.50%) Mentoring
4 26 (16.25%) Malware Analysis
5 20 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 18 (11.25%) Ethical Hacking
7 15 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (9.38%) Open Source
8 14 (8.75%) ITIL
9 13 (8.13%) Computer Security
9 13 (8.13%) Coaching
9 13 (8.13%) Network Architecture
10 12 (7.50%) Configuration Management
11 11 (6.88%) DevOps
12 9 (5.63%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (5.63%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (5.00%) Information Assurance
14 7 (4.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.25%) Perl
2 24 (15.00%) Python
3 17 (10.63%) SQL
4 16 (10.00%) Ruby
5 15 (9.38%) Java
6 12 (7.50%) PowerShell
7 10 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.13%) Clojure
8 5 (3.13%) Elixir
8 5 (3.13%) Groovy
9 3 (1.88%) PHP
9 3 (1.88%) Go
10 2 (1.25%) C
10 2 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (21.88%) GIAC
2 27 (16.88%) GCIH
3 20 (12.50%) CISSP
3 20 (12.50%) Degree
4 18 (11.25%) Security Cleared
5 17 (10.63%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (10.00%) GCIA
7 14 (8.75%) SC Cleared
8 13 (8.13%) CCNP
9 12 (7.50%) CCNA
10 7 (4.38%) CEH
10 7 (4.38%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.50%) CISM
12 3 (1.88%) CCIE
12 3 (1.88%) CCSP
13 2 (1.25%) CCDP
13 2 (1.25%) CCSE
13 2 (1.25%) GSEC
13 2 (1.25%) CCSA
13 2 (1.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.63%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.63%) FISMA
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (6.25%) Docker
2 8 (5.00%) iptables
3 3 (1.88%) vCloud
3 3 (1.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.25%) Squid
4 2 (1.25%) Xen
4 2 (1.25%) pfSense
4 2 (1.25%) KVM
5 1 (0.63%) Varnish
5 1 (0.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (11.25%) Nagios
2 13 (8.13%) OSSEC
3 10 (6.25%) Nessus
4 7 (4.38%) Puppet
5 6 (3.75%) Bcfg2
6 5 (3.13%) Graphite
7 4 (2.50%) Check_MK
7 4 (2.50%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.50%) Ansible
7 4 (2.50%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.25%) Nmap
8 2 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.25%) Cacti
9 1 (0.63%) logstash
9 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (23.13%) Sourcefire
2 24 (15.00%) Cisco
3 23 (14.38%) CheckPoint
3 23 (14.38%) ArcSight
4 15 (9.38%) Juniper
5 13 (8.13%) LogLogic
5 13 (8.13%) FireEye
6 12 (7.50%) Splunk
6 12 (7.50%) LogRhythm
7 10 (6.25%) VMware
8 7 (4.38%) Microsoft
9 6 (3.75%) Symantec
10 5 (3.13%) McAfee
10 5 (3.13%) NetApp
10 5 (3.13%) HP
10 5 (3.13%) Fortinet
11 4 (2.50%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.88%) Q1 Labs
12 3 (1.88%) Hortonworks
12 3 (1.88%) F5
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Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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