The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sourcefire, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 793 796 821
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 78 71 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.070% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 64 38 52
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.10%
Sourcefire
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49948 48474 50785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.92% 47.64% 46.86%
Number of salaries quoted 41242 39239 43122
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,400 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the England region.

Sourcefire Salary Trend in England

Sourcefire
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in England

Sourcefire
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
South East -9 24 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North West +4 14 £47,500 -36.66%
East of England -19 14 £48,000 +12.94% 1
London -6 12 £63,750 -5.90% 1
South West - 12 £54,500 -
West Midlands -24 4 £56,250 -21.05%
Yorkshire -27 4 £65,000 - 1
Sourcefire
UK

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 86 (45.99%) Firewall
2 85 (45.45%) SIEM
3 75 (40.11%) Cisco
4 66 (35.29%) Security Cleared
5 65 (34.76%) Network Security
6 64 (34.22%) SC Cleared
7 63 (33.69%) Juniper
7 63 (33.69%) CheckPoint
8 58 (31.02%) Windows
8 58 (31.02%) Linux
9 54 (28.88%) F5
10 48 (25.67%) TCP/IP
11 47 (25.13%) Snort
12 46 (24.60%) Intrusion Detection
13 43 (22.99%) Wireshark
14 42 (22.46%) WAN
15 41 (21.93%) GCIA
15 41 (21.93%) DV Cleared
15 41 (21.93%) tcpdump
16 39 (20.86%) Blue Coat
16 39 (20.86%) Cisco Certification
17 38 (20.32%) Information Security
18 36 (19.25%) UNIX
19 34 (18.18%) Finance
19 34 (18.18%) GCIH
20 33 (17.65%) Solaris
20 33 (17.65%) VPN
20 33 (17.65%) LogRhythm
21 32 (17.11%) Change Control
21 32 (17.11%) Cisco ASA

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 86 (45.99%) Firewall
2 65 (34.76%) Network Security
3 48 (25.67%) TCP/IP
4 46 (24.60%) Intrusion Detection
5 43 (22.99%) Wireshark
6 42 (22.46%) WAN
7 41 (21.93%) tcpdump
8 33 (17.65%) VPN
9 32 (17.11%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (14.44%) LAN
11 22 (11.76%) DNS
11 22 (11.76%) Wireless
12 16 (8.56%) Internet
13 13 (6.95%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (6.42%) SSL
14 12 (6.42%) FTP
14 12 (6.42%) HTTP
14 12 (6.42%) SMTP
14 12 (6.42%) LDAP
15 11 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.81%) Data Mining
1 9 (4.81%) Big Data
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (18.18%) Finance
2 13 (6.95%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.35%) Financial Institution
4 9 (4.81%) Banking
5 4 (2.14%) Law
6 3 (1.60%) German Language
7 2 (1.07%) French Language
7 2 (1.07%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (40.11%) Analyst
2 48 (25.67%) Security Analyst
3 35 (18.72%) Consultant
4 33 (17.65%) Security Engineer
5 28 (14.97%) Network Engineer
6 22 (11.76%) Security Consultant
7 15 (8.02%) Network Security Engineer
8 12 (6.42%) Network Consultant
8 12 (6.42%) Senior Consultant
8 12 (6.42%) Architect
8 12 (6.42%) Network Security Consultant
8 12 (6.42%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 11 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
9 11 (5.88%) Designer
10 9 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.81%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (4.28%) Network Analyst
11 8 (4.28%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 8 (4.28%) Security Architect
11 8 (4.28%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.14%) XMPP
2 2 (1.07%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.53%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.63%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.35%) PKI
2 10 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.28%) CESG
4 6 (3.21%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.67%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.60%) SCADA
6 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 58 (31.02%) Windows
1 58 (31.02%) Linux
2 36 (19.25%) UNIX
3 33 (17.65%) Solaris
4 17 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (7.49%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (45.45%) SIEM
2 38 (20.32%) Information Security
3 32 (17.11%) Change Control
4 31 (16.58%) Cyber Security
5 29 (15.51%) Analytics
6 19 (10.16%) Incident Management
7 18 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (9.63%) ITIL
8 16 (8.56%) Network Design
9 13 (6.95%) Information Assurance
9 13 (6.95%) Computer Forensics
10 12 (6.42%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (5.88%) Network Management
11 11 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (5.35%) Project Planning
12 10 (5.35%) Data Security
12 10 (5.35%) Software Licensing
13 9 (4.81%) Mentoring
13 9 (4.81%) Anomaly Detection
13 9 (4.81%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.60%) SQL
2 1 (0.53%) Python
2 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.53%) Perl
2 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 66 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 64 (34.22%) SC Cleared
3 41 (21.93%) DV Cleared
3 41 (21.93%) GCIA
4 39 (20.86%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (18.18%) GCIH
6 26 (13.90%) CCNP
7 21 (11.23%) GIAC
8 19 (10.16%) CCIE
9 17 (9.09%) CCNA
10 14 (7.49%) CISSP
11 12 (6.42%) CCSE
12 10 (5.35%) CCSA
12 10 (5.35%) CISM
13 8 (4.28%) CEH
14 7 (3.74%) ISEB
15 6 (3.21%) JNCIE
16 5 (2.67%) Degree
16 5 (2.67%) JNCIS
17 3 (1.60%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.83%) PCI DSS
2 22 (11.76%) SLA
3 10 (5.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.67%) GPG13
5 2 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 47 (25.13%) Snort
2 11 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.74%) ProxySG
4 6 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (5.35%) Nessus
2 9 (4.81%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 75 (40.11%) Cisco
2 63 (33.69%) Juniper
2 63 (33.69%) CheckPoint
3 54 (28.88%) F5
4 39 (20.86%) Blue Coat
5 33 (17.65%) LogRhythm
6 30 (16.04%) McAfee
7 28 (14.97%) Websense
8 26 (13.90%) Splunk
9 23 (12.30%) Fortinet
10 14 (7.49%) Crossbeam
11 12 (6.42%) Symantec
12 11 (5.88%) Nokia
12 11 (5.88%) HP
13 10 (5.35%) ArcSight
14 8 (4.28%) VMware
15 6 (3.21%) Qualys
15 6 (3.21%) Polycom
15 6 (3.21%) Aruba
16 5 (2.67%) Microsoft
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