The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Snort 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £28,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+69.64% -30.00%
Snort
East of England

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

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
309 217 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.99% 10.47% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 241 177 267
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Snort
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Snort Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Snort
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) OpenBSD
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OpenBSD
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat