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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 592 586 635
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +49
Permanent jobs citing Snort 41 55 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.100% 0.13% 0.070%
As % of the System Software category 0.86% 1.06% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 26
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
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
4741 5178 4279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.51% 12.61% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4508 3651
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +50 6 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Surbiton - 2 £67,500 -
Wimbledon +1 1 £70,000 +40.00%
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 50 (64.94%) Firewall
2 39 (50.65%) Linux
3 38 (49.35%) Windows
4 32 (41.56%) Perl
4 32 (41.56%) SIEM
5 30 (38.96%) GCIH
6 29 (37.66%) Nessus
6 29 (37.66%) Bash Shell
7 27 (35.06%) Wireshark
8 25 (32.47%) Python
8 25 (32.47%) CISSP
9 22 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 22 (28.57%) Degree
9 22 (28.57%) Management Information System
9 22 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
10 21 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
10 21 (27.27%) Open Source
11 20 (25.97%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (25.97%) Ruby
12 19 (24.68%) Unix
12 19 (24.68%) tcpdump
13 18 (23.38%) Vulnerability Management
13 18 (23.38%) Network Security
14 17 (22.08%) PowerShell
14 17 (22.08%) Metasploit
14 17 (22.08%) Puppet
14 17 (22.08%) Nagios
15 16 (20.78%) Tomcat
15 16 (20.78%) Ethical Hacking
15 16 (20.78%) SANS

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (20.78%) Tomcat
2 10 (12.99%) Apache
3 6 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (7.79%) OpenStack
3 6 (7.79%) Zimbra
4 5 (6.49%) Jetty
5 3 (3.90%) nginx
6 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon S3
2 3 (3.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (64.94%) Firewall
2 27 (35.06%) Wireshark
3 19 (24.68%) tcpdump
4 18 (23.38%) Network Security
5 14 (18.18%) DNS
6 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
7 12 (15.58%) SSH
8 11 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
9 10 (12.99%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (9.09%) DHCP
10 7 (9.09%) Internet
10 7 (9.09%) LDAP
10 7 (9.09%) VPN
11 6 (7.79%) BGP
11 6 (7.79%) BIG-IP
11 6 (7.79%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (7.79%) SAN
12 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (5.19%) LAN
12 4 (5.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (16.88%) MySQL
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.30%) Big Data
4 1 (1.30%) DB2
4 1 (1.30%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) Metasploit
2 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.79%) git-flow
3 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.79%) JIRA
3 6 (7.79%) Subversion
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Law
3 5 (6.49%) Games
3 5 (6.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (49.35%) Analyst
2 36 (46.75%) Security Analyst
3 15 (19.48%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 14 (18.18%) Administrator
4 14 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (15.58%) SOC Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Junior
6 10 (12.99%) Junior Analyst
6 10 (12.99%) Junior Security Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (11.69%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.79%) Consultant
8 6 (7.79%) Security Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Network Security Specialist
9 5 (6.49%) Network Specialist
9 5 (6.49%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Security Operations Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Security Specialist
9 5 (6.49%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) LAMP
2 7 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (6.49%) HornetQ
3 5 (6.49%) JMX
3 5 (6.49%) Web Services
4 3 (3.90%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (3.90%) Memcached
5 2 (2.60%) .NET
5 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
1 22 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 20 (25.97%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.58%) PKI
4 7 (9.09%) Private Cloud
5 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (3.90%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (2.60%) Mobile Games
8 2 (2.60%) Xbox
9 1 (1.30%) Clustering
9 1 (1.30%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.30%) Fintech
9 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.30%) Online Gambling
9 1 (1.30%) Online Games
9 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (50.65%) Linux
2 38 (49.35%) Windows
3 19 (24.68%) Unix
4 14 (18.18%) CentOS
4 14 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (14.29%) FreeBSD
5 11 (14.29%) Solaris
5 11 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (11.69%) Debian
7 5 (6.49%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.60%) Kali Linux
9 1 (1.30%) SUSE
9 1 (1.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) SIEM
2 22 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 21 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (27.27%) Open Source
4 18 (23.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 16 (20.78%) Ethical Hacking
6 15 (19.48%) ITIL
7 13 (16.88%) Security Operations
8 12 (15.58%) Information Security
9 11 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
9 11 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 9 (11.69%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (9.09%) Load Balancing
11 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.09%) OSINT
11 7 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (6.49%) HOOD
13 5 (6.49%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) Perl
2 29 (37.66%) Bash Shell
3 25 (32.47%) Python
4 20 (25.97%) Ruby
5 17 (22.08%) PowerShell
6 14 (18.18%) SQL
7 7 (9.09%) Java
7 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.49%) PHP
9 4 (5.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (38.96%) GCIH
2 25 (32.47%) CISSP
3 22 (28.57%) Degree
4 16 (20.78%) SANS
5 15 (19.48%) CEH
6 14 (18.18%) GIAC
7 11 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
7 11 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
8 9 (11.69%) CISM
9 6 (7.79%) CCNA
9 6 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (5.19%) GCFA
11 3 (3.90%) CISMP
11 3 (3.90%) ECSA
12 2 (2.60%) CHECK Team Leader
12 2 (2.60%) CREST Certified
12 2 (2.60%) GCIA
13 1 (1.30%) CCNP
13 1 (1.30%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) PCI DSS
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) iptables
1 13 (16.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.09%) NFS
3 6 (7.79%) KVM
3 6 (7.79%) Squid
3 6 (7.79%) Xen
4 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.49%) Varnish
5 3 (3.90%) Docker
6 1 (1.30%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (37.66%) Nessus
2 17 (22.08%) Nagios
2 17 (22.08%) Puppet
3 14 (18.18%) Nmap
4 12 (15.58%) EnCase
5 11 (14.29%) Graphite
6 10 (12.99%) Bcfg2
6 10 (12.99%) RSA enVision
7 9 (11.69%) CFEngine
7 9 (11.69%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (9.09%) HAProxy
9 6 (7.79%) Cacti
9 6 (7.79%) logstash
9 6 (7.79%) ZABBIX
10 5 (6.49%) Ansible
10 5 (6.49%) QRadar
11 4 (5.19%) Nexpose
11 4 (5.19%) Proventia
12 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) ArcSight
2 14 (18.18%) Cisco
3 13 (16.88%) VMware
4 12 (15.58%) Red Hat
5 11 (14.29%) NetWitness
6 10 (12.99%) LogLogic
7 8 (10.39%) CheckPoint
8 7 (9.09%) Intel Security
8 7 (9.09%) NetApp
8 7 (9.09%) Splunk
9 5 (6.49%) F5
10 4 (5.19%) Citrix
10 4 (5.19%) Juniper
10 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
10 4 (5.19%) ScanSafe
11 3 (3.90%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.90%) Sourcefire
12 1 (1.30%) AppDynamics
12 1 (1.30%) IBM
12 1 (1.30%) Symantec
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago