The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 77 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Snort 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.12% 0.41% -
As % of the System Software category 1.39% 4.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £65,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+160.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.07%
Snort
South West

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

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
72 62 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.73% 8.48% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 52 57 133
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £19,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Snort across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Snort
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Snort Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Snort
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Cheltenham -10 1 £65,000 +160.00%
Snort
South West

Snort
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared