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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 89 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Snort 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.85% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 4.66% 2.73% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +25.33%
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
193 110 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.22% 11.74% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 143 83 103
Average salary £34,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Snort across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Snort Salary Histogram 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 22 May 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
Cheltenham +10 8 £52,500 -
Snort
South West

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) Wireshark
1 15 (93.75%) SIEM
2 13 (81.25%) HTTP
2 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 13 (81.25%) DNS
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) tcpdump
4 8 (50.00%) LDAP
4 8 (50.00%) SSL
5 7 (43.75%) SMTP
5 7 (43.75%) DHCP
5 7 (43.75%) FTP
5 7 (43.75%) Telnet
6 6 (37.50%) GCIA
6 6 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) UNIX
8 4 (25.00%) Perl
8 4 (25.00%) Python
8 4 (25.00%) GCIH
8 4 (25.00%) Ruby
8 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (18.75%) LogRhythm
9 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
9 3 (18.75%) Information Security
10 2 (12.50%) GIAC
10 2 (12.50%) Firewall
10 2 (12.50%) Network Security
10 2 (12.50%) CISSP

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) Wireshark
2 13 (81.25%) HTTP
2 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 13 (81.25%) DNS
3 9 (56.25%) tcpdump
4 8 (50.00%) LDAP
4 8 (50.00%) SSL
5 7 (43.75%) SMTP
5 7 (43.75%) DHCP
5 7 (43.75%) FTP
5 7 (43.75%) Telnet
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Network Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) SIEM
2 6 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) Ruby
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) GCIA
2 4 (25.00%) GCIH
3 2 (12.50%) GIAC
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) LogRhythm
1 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
2 2 (12.50%) LogLogic
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