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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 91 85 97
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Snort 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.03% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 6.04% 0.92% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +20.00%
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
182 109 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.11% 12.23% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 137 91 92
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 1 April 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 +12 10 £47,500 - 2
Snort
South West

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 21 (95.45%) HTTP
1 21 (95.45%) TCP/IP
1 21 (95.45%) DNS
1 21 (95.45%) Wireshark
1 21 (95.45%) SIEM
2 17 (77.27%) tcpdump
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 13 (59.09%) LDAP
4 13 (59.09%) SSL
5 12 (54.55%) SMTP
5 12 (54.55%) DHCP
5 12 (54.55%) FTP
5 12 (54.55%) Telnet
6 10 (45.45%) Windows
7 9 (40.91%) LogRhythm
8 8 (36.36%) GCIA
9 7 (31.82%) GCIH
9 7 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (27.27%) Linux
10 6 (27.27%) Information Security
10 6 (27.27%) Analytics
11 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
11 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
12 4 (18.18%) Perl
12 4 (18.18%) UNIX
12 4 (18.18%) Python
12 4 (18.18%) GIAC
12 4 (18.18%) Ruby
12 4 (18.18%) Network Security
12 4 (18.18%) PowerShell

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 21 (95.45%) HTTP
1 21 (95.45%) TCP/IP
1 21 (95.45%) DNS
1 21 (95.45%) Wireshark
2 17 (77.27%) tcpdump
3 13 (59.09%) SSL
3 13 (59.09%) LDAP
4 12 (54.55%) SMTP
4 12 (54.55%) DHCP
4 12 (54.55%) FTP
4 12 (54.55%) Telnet
5 7 (31.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (18.18%) Network Security
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Network Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) SIEM
2 6 (27.27%) Analytics
2 6 (27.27%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Cyber Security
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) Ruby
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) GCIA
2 7 (31.82%) GCIH
3 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) GIAC
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) LogRhythm
2 3 (13.64%) NetIQ
2 3 (13.64%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago