The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 587 632 610
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -22
Permanent jobs citing Snort 53 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.038% 0.045%
As % of the System Software category 0.98% 0.40% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 17
Average salary £52,250 £61,250 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.69% +26.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,750 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +18.12%
Snort
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5408 4763 4181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.15% 9.65% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4696 4152 3566
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in London

Snort
Salary Trend in London

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

Snort Salary Trend in London

Snort
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Snort across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Snort Salary Histogram in London

Snort
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the London region over the 3 months to 17 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
City of London +36 12 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 64 (64.00%) Windows
2 48 (48.00%) Linux
3 43 (43.00%) TCP/IP
4 34 (34.00%) Information Security
5 31 (31.00%) Incident Management
6 29 (29.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 28 (28.00%) SIEM
8 24 (24.00%) CISSP
8 24 (24.00%) Firewall
9 22 (22.00%) McAfee
9 22 (22.00%) Wireless
9 22 (22.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 21 (21.00%) Network Security
10 21 (21.00%) Symantec
10 21 (21.00%) Cisco
11 19 (19.00%) CheckPoint
11 19 (19.00%) Management Information System
11 19 (19.00%) Finance
11 19 (19.00%) Law
11 19 (19.00%) GCIH
11 19 (19.00%) CEH
11 19 (19.00%) Cyber Security
11 19 (19.00%) Network Monitoring
12 18 (18.00%) Mentoring
12 18 (18.00%) IronPort
12 18 (18.00%) Wireless Security
12 18 (18.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 18 (18.00%) Juniper
12 18 (18.00%) Norton AntiVirus
12 18 (18.00%) CISM

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (43.00%) TCP/IP
2 29 (29.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 24 (24.00%) Firewall
4 22 (22.00%) Wireless
5 21 (21.00%) Network Security
6 18 (18.00%) Wireless Security
7 17 (17.00%) Wireshark
8 12 (12.00%) DNS
9 8 (8.00%) HTTP
10 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.00%) VPN
11 3 (3.00%) Internet
12 2 (2.00%) tcpdump
12 2 (2.00%) OpenVPN
12 2 (2.00%) Cisco ISE
13 1 (1.00%) Cisco PIX
13 1 (1.00%) DMVPN
13 1 (1.00%) OSPF
13 1 (1.00%) BGP
13 1 (1.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) MySQL
2 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.00%) Big Data
3 2 (2.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Subversion
1 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (19.00%) Finance
1 19 (19.00%) Law
2 5 (5.00%) Legal
3 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (53.00%) Analyst
2 40 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 24 (24.00%) Security Engineer
4 18 (18.00%) Information Security Engineer
5 14 (14.00%) Security Operations Analyst
5 14 (14.00%) Operations Analyst
6 9 (9.00%) Network Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Consultant
7 8 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Security Consultant
7 8 (8.00%) IT Security Analyst
8 7 (7.00%) Network Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Administrator
9 4 (4.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Malware Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Network Security Consultant
10 3 (3.00%) Network Consultant
11 2 (2.00%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) SAML
1 7 (7.00%) OAuth
1 7 (7.00%) REST
2 4 (4.00%) LAMP
3 3 (3.00%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.00%) PKI
3 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.00%) Open Source
5 1 (1.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (64.00%) Windows
2 48 (48.00%) Linux
3 11 (11.00%) UNIX
4 1 (1.00%) Debian
4 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.00%) Information Security
2 31 (31.00%) Incident Management
3 28 (28.00%) SIEM
4 22 (22.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 19 (19.00%) Cyber Security
5 19 (19.00%) Network Monitoring
6 18 (18.00%) Mentoring
7 17 (17.00%) Database Security
7 17 (17.00%) Risk Management
8 16 (16.00%) Network Design
9 13 (13.00%) Information Assurance
9 13 (13.00%) Malware Analysis
10 11 (11.00%) People Management
10 11 (11.00%) Security Architecture
10 11 (11.00%) Performance Management
11 10 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (9.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
13 8 (8.00%) Computer Security
14 7 (7.00%) Configuration Management
14 7 (7.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.00%) Ruby
2 12 (12.00%) Perl
3 11 (11.00%) SQL
3 11 (11.00%) Python
4 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.00%) Java
6 4 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.00%) Clojure
7 3 (3.00%) Elixir
7 3 (3.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (24.00%) CISSP
2 19 (19.00%) GCIH
2 19 (19.00%) CEH
3 18 (18.00%) CISM
4 15 (15.00%) GIAC
5 14 (14.00%) GCIA
6 12 (12.00%) Degree
7 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.00%) CCNP
9 4 (4.00%) CCNA
10 3 (3.00%) CCSA
10 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.00%) CCSE
10 3 (3.00%) CISMP
11 2 (2.00%) CCIE
12 1 (1.00%) CCDP
12 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (14.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.00%) SLA
4 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (6.00%) Docker
2 4 (4.00%) iptables
2 4 (4.00%) Xen
3 3 (3.00%) KVM
4 2 (2.00%) vCloud
4 2 (2.00%) pfSense
5 1 (1.00%) Squid
5 1 (1.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 18 (18.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (10.00%) Nagios
3 8 (8.00%) OSSEC
4 4 (4.00%) Cacti
5 3 (3.00%) Nessus
5 3 (3.00%) Puppet
5 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.00%) collectd
6 1 (1.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 22 (22.00%) McAfee
2 21 (21.00%) Cisco
2 21 (21.00%) Symantec
3 19 (19.00%) CheckPoint
4 18 (18.00%) Juniper
4 18 (18.00%) IronPort
5 11 (11.00%) Websense
5 11 (11.00%) Fortinet
6 10 (10.00%) Sourcefire
7 8 (8.00%) Splunk
8 6 (6.00%) VMware
9 4 (4.00%) ArcSight
10 3 (3.00%) LogLogic
10 3 (3.00%) HP
11 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
11 2 (2.00%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.00%) Q1 Labs
11 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.00%) Trend Micro
12 1 (1.00%) Qualys
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago