The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 183 165 178
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Snort 4 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.11% 0.56% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 0.69% 3.81% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 9
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £39,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
Snort
South East

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
580 578 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.93% 14.74% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 480 493 451
Average salary £42,500 £39,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.58% +6.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Snort
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Snort Salary Trend in Hampshire

Snort
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Southampton -3 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Farnborough - 2 £50,000 -
Snort
South East

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 8 (88.89%) Internet
2 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
2 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SIEM
2 7 (77.78%) Change Control
3 6 (66.67%) Malware Analysis
3 6 (66.67%) tcpdump
3 6 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 6 (66.67%) GIAC
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
3 6 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (66.67%) CEH
3 6 (66.67%) Sourcefire
3 6 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
6 3 (33.33%) Law
6 3 (33.33%) IPsec
6 3 (33.33%) LDAP
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Solaris

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Internet
2 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
3 6 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (66.67%) tcpdump
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) LDAP
6 3 (33.33%) SMTP
6 3 (33.33%) FTP
6 3 (33.33%) HTTP
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) IPsec
7 2 (22.22%) VLAN
7 2 (22.22%) Network Security
7 2 (22.22%) WPA2
7 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 2 (22.22%) VoIP
7 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
1 7 (77.78%) SIEM
1 7 (77.78%) Change Control
2 6 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Forensics
2 6 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) Cyber Security
4 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) CEH
2 6 (66.67%) GIAC
3 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) GCIA
5 1 (11.11%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
1 2 (22.22%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) LogRhythm
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) ArcSight