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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire Snort
England / London
Rank 565 597 608
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +11
Permanent jobs citing Snort 25 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.61% 0.89% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 52
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +31.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £54,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%

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
4084 4741 5351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.07% 11.68% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3466 4110 4649
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 20 February 2017.

Snort Salary Histogram in London

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 46 (79.31%) Linux
2 38 (65.52%) Information Security
3 37 (63.79%) Windows
4 36 (62.07%) Cisco
5 33 (56.90%) CheckPoint
6 32 (55.17%) Fortinet
7 30 (51.72%) Juniper
7 30 (51.72%) AlienVault
8 29 (50.00%) Bash Shell
9 28 (48.28%) Python
10 25 (43.10%) SIEM
11 23 (39.66%) ArcSight
11 23 (39.66%) Degree
12 22 (37.93%) Finance
13 21 (36.21%) Ruby
13 21 (36.21%) Splunk
14 20 (34.48%) LogRhythm
14 20 (34.48%) QRadar
14 20 (34.48%) Firewall
15 19 (32.76%) Elastic Stack
15 19 (32.76%) Palo Alto
15 19 (32.76%) Cybersecurity
16 18 (31.03%) Elasticsearch
16 18 (31.03%) Kibana
16 18 (31.03%) logstash
16 18 (31.03%) Network Security
16 18 (31.03%) CEH
17 17 (29.31%) Sourcefire
17 17 (29.31%) Intel Security
17 17 (29.31%) SQL

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 18 (31.03%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (17.24%) Apache
3 5 (8.62%) Apache Spark
4 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.17%) WordPress
6 1 (1.72%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Mimecast
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) Firewall
2 18 (31.03%) Network Security
3 10 (17.24%) NetScreen
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.90%) VPN
6 3 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (5.17%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.45%) DNS
7 2 (3.45%) Internet
7 2 (3.45%) LAN
7 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.45%) WAN
8 1 (1.72%) IPsec
8 1 (1.72%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.72%) SNMP
8 1 (1.72%) SSH
8 1 (1.72%) SSL
8 1 (1.72%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.72%) Wireless
8 1 (1.72%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Big Data
1 5 (8.62%) Hadoop
1 5 (8.62%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Apache Continuum
1 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.90%) Maven
1 4 (6.90%) Travis CI
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Subversion
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Security Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Information Security Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) SOC Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) SOC Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) SOC Manager
8 4 (6.90%) Security Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Operational Security Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Operations Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Security Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Security Operations Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Junior Security Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) Elastic Stack
2 15 (25.86%) Regular Expression
3 5 (8.62%) PCRE
4 4 (6.90%) LAMP
5 3 (5.17%) .NET
5 3 (5.17%) Cocoa
5 3 (5.17%) Cocoa Touch
5 3 (5.17%) Core Animation
5 3 (5.17%) Core Data
5 3 (5.17%) CSS
5 3 (5.17%) HTML
5 3 (5.17%) JSON
5 3 (5.17%) JSP
5 3 (5.17%) RESTful
5 3 (5.17%) Web Services
5 3 (5.17%) XML
6 2 (3.45%) REST
7 1 (1.72%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (12.07%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.90%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (5.17%) Animation
5 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.45%) Blog
6 2 (3.45%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (3.45%) iPad
7 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.72%) Fintech
7 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) PKI
7 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (79.31%) Linux
2 37 (63.79%) Windows
3 6 (10.34%) Unix
4 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) CentOS
5 1 (1.72%) Debian
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (65.52%) Information Security
2 25 (43.10%) SIEM
3 19 (32.76%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (27.59%) Malware Analysis
5 15 (25.86%) Computer Forensics
5 15 (25.86%) Cyber Intelligence
5 15 (25.86%) Identity Access Management
5 15 (25.86%) Risk Management
5 15 (25.86%) Security Operations
5 15 (25.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 13 (22.41%) Threat Detection
7 11 (18.97%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (15.52%) Machine Learning
8 9 (15.52%) Security Monitoring
9 5 (8.62%) Analytics
9 5 (8.62%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (8.62%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (8.62%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (6.90%) Open Source
10 4 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 28 (48.28%) Python
3 21 (36.21%) Ruby
4 17 (29.31%) SQL
5 9 (15.52%) Perl
6 7 (12.07%) Java
7 5 (8.62%) PHP
8 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.72%) C
9 1 (1.72%) C#
9 1 (1.72%) C++
9 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Degree
2 18 (31.03%) CEH
3 10 (17.24%) CREST Certified
4 8 (13.79%) CISSP
4 8 (13.79%) GCIH
5 5 (8.62%) GIAC
5 5 (8.62%) OSCP
6 3 (5.17%) CISM
6 3 (5.17%) CISMP
6 3 (5.17%) ECSA
6 3 (5.17%) SANS
7 2 (3.45%) GISP
8 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.07%) GPG13
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) HDFS
2 4 (6.90%) Docker
3 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) iptables
4 1 (1.72%) LXC
4 1 (1.72%) pfSense
4 1 (1.72%) vCloud
4 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (34.48%) QRadar
2 18 (31.03%) Kibana
2 18 (31.03%) logstash
3 12 (20.69%) CSIRT
3 12 (20.69%) RSA enVision
4 6 (10.34%) Nessus
5 5 (8.62%) Fluentd
5 5 (8.62%) Nagios
5 5 (8.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (6.90%) Ansible
6 4 (6.90%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (6.90%) Kubernetes
6 4 (6.90%) Mesos
6 4 (6.90%) Packer
6 4 (6.90%) Terraform
7 3 (5.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (3.45%) Nmap
9 1 (1.72%) Nexpose
9 1 (1.72%) OpenVAS
9 1 (1.72%) Proventia
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) Cisco
2 33 (56.90%) CheckPoint
3 32 (55.17%) Fortinet
4 30 (51.72%) AlienVault
4 30 (51.72%) Juniper
5 23 (39.66%) ArcSight
6 21 (36.21%) Splunk
7 20 (34.48%) LogRhythm
8 19 (32.76%) Palo Alto
9 17 (29.31%) Intel Security
9 17 (29.31%) Sourcefire
10 15 (25.86%) FireEye
10 15 (25.86%) Sophos
10 15 (25.86%) TippingPoint
11 6 (10.34%) HP
12 5 (8.62%) Symantec
13 4 (6.90%) IBM
13 4 (6.90%) Intel
13 4 (6.90%) Tripwire
14 2 (3.45%) VMware