The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire Snort
England / London
Rank 563 611 596
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -15
Permanent jobs citing Snort 24 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.075% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 0.64% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 44
Median salary £82,500 £60,000 £52,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.61% +10.52%

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
4098 4666 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.21% 11.63% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3490 4040 4503
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Snort as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

Snort Salary Histogram in London

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Snort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Snort.

1 41 (69.49%) Linux
2 39 (66.10%) Information Security
3 38 (64.41%) Windows
4 35 (59.32%) Cisco
5 32 (54.24%) CheckPoint
6 28 (47.46%) Fortinet
6 28 (47.46%) Python
7 27 (45.76%) Juniper
7 27 (45.76%) SIEM
8 26 (44.07%) AlienVault
9 24 (40.68%) Bash Shell
10 22 (37.29%) Finance
11 21 (35.59%) SQL
11 21 (35.59%) ArcSight
12 20 (33.90%) Firewall
13 18 (30.51%) Degree
13 18 (30.51%) Ruby
13 18 (30.51%) Network Security
13 18 (30.51%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (30.51%) QRadar
13 18 (30.51%) Splunk
14 17 (28.81%) CEH
15 16 (27.12%) Intel Security
15 16 (27.12%) LogRhythm
16 15 (25.42%) Palo Alto
16 15 (25.42%) Sourcefire
17 14 (23.73%) ELK Stack
18 13 (22.03%) Malware Analysis
18 13 (22.03%) Security Operations
18 13 (22.03%) logstash

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.03%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (10.17%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) nginx
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.39%) Mimecast
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) IaaS
2 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) Firewall
2 18 (30.51%) Network Security
3 7 (11.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (11.86%) NetScreen
4 6 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.17%) Wireshark
5 4 (6.78%) Internet
5 4 (6.78%) tcpdump
5 4 (6.78%) VPN
6 3 (5.08%) LAN
6 3 (5.08%) WAN
7 2 (3.39%) BGP
7 2 (3.39%) DNS
7 2 (3.39%) IPsec
7 2 (3.39%) IPv6
7 2 (3.39%) OSPF
8 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.69%) SSH
8 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Big Data
1 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Apache Continuum
1 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.08%) Maven
1 3 (5.08%) Travis CI
General
1 22 (37.29%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Security Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Analyst
3 14 (23.73%) Information Security Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Security Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) SOC Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) SOC Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) SOC Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) IT Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Operational Security Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Operations Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Security Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Security Operations Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) ELK Stack
2 13 (22.03%) Regular Expression
3 4 (6.78%) PCRE
4 3 (5.08%) .NET
5 2 (3.39%) REST
6 1 (1.69%) CGI
6 1 (1.69%) LAMP
6 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.78%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (6.78%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (5.08%) iPad
6 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.39%) Blog
7 2 (3.39%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (3.39%) Fintech
7 2 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
7 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (69.49%) Linux
2 38 (64.41%) Windows
3 6 (10.17%) Unix
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Debian
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) Information Security
2 27 (45.76%) SIEM
3 18 (30.51%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (22.03%) Malware Analysis
4 13 (22.03%) Security Operations
5 12 (20.34%) Threat Detection
6 11 (18.64%) Computer Forensics
6 11 (18.64%) Cyber Intelligence
6 11 (18.64%) Identity Access Management
6 11 (18.64%) Risk Management
6 11 (18.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 9 (15.25%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (15.25%) Security Monitoring
8 8 (13.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (11.86%) Machine Learning
10 5 (8.47%) Analytics
10 5 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
11 4 (6.78%) Problem Management
11 4 (6.78%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) Python
2 24 (40.68%) Bash Shell
3 21 (35.59%) SQL
4 18 (30.51%) Ruby
5 6 (10.17%) Perl
6 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.78%) Java
8 3 (5.08%) PHP
9 2 (3.39%) VB
10 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.69%) C
10 1 (1.69%) C#
10 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Degree
2 17 (28.81%) CEH
3 11 (18.64%) CISSP
4 9 (15.25%) GCIH
5 7 (11.86%) CREST Certified
5 7 (11.86%) GIAC
6 5 (8.47%) SANS
7 4 (6.78%) CISM
7 4 (6.78%) OSCP
8 3 (5.08%) CISMP
8 3 (5.08%) ECSA
9 2 (3.39%) GCIA
9 2 (3.39%) GISP
10 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.17%) GPG13
3 1 (1.69%) COBIT
3 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.78%) HDFS
2 3 (5.08%) Docker
3 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) iptables
4 1 (1.69%) LXC
4 1 (1.69%) pfSense
4 1 (1.69%) vCloud
4 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (30.51%) QRadar
2 13 (22.03%) Kibana
2 13 (22.03%) logstash
3 9 (15.25%) CSIRT
3 9 (15.25%) Nessus
3 9 (15.25%) RSA enVision
4 5 (8.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (6.78%) Fluentd
5 4 (6.78%) Nmap
6 3 (5.08%) Ansible
6 3 (5.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (5.08%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.08%) Mesos
6 3 (5.08%) Nexpose
6 3 (5.08%) Packer
6 3 (5.08%) Proventia
6 3 (5.08%) Terraform
7 2 (3.39%) Nagios
7 2 (3.39%) Puppet
8 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (59.32%) Cisco
2 32 (54.24%) CheckPoint
3 28 (47.46%) Fortinet
4 27 (45.76%) Juniper
5 26 (44.07%) AlienVault
6 21 (35.59%) ArcSight
7 18 (30.51%) Splunk
8 16 (27.12%) Intel Security
8 16 (27.12%) LogRhythm
9 15 (25.42%) Palo Alto
9 15 (25.42%) Sourcefire
10 11 (18.64%) FireEye
10 11 (18.64%) Sophos
10 11 (18.64%) TippingPoint
11 6 (10.17%) HP
12 5 (8.47%) Symantec
13 4 (6.78%) IBM
13 4 (6.78%) Intel
13 4 (6.78%) VMware
14 3 (5.08%) Citrix
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