The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 587 567 595
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Permanent jobs citing Snort 50 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.070% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 1.03% 0.73% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 33
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £37,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+25.33% +9.48%
System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4833 4231 4619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.04% 9.55% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4161 3643 4024
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Snort
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 0 9 £58,750 +30.55% 2
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 42 (56.76%) Linux
3 34 (45.95%) Perl
4 32 (43.24%) Firewall
5 30 (40.54%) Wireshark
6 27 (36.49%) Puppet
6 27 (36.49%) SIEM
6 27 (36.49%) MySQL
6 27 (36.49%) Nagios
7 26 (35.14%) CISSP
8 25 (33.78%) UNIX
8 25 (33.78%) TCP/IP
8 25 (33.78%) Ruby
8 25 (33.78%) Bash Shell
9 22 (29.73%) VMware
9 22 (29.73%) SQL
10 21 (28.38%) ITIL
10 21 (28.38%) Python
11 18 (24.32%) Configuration Management
11 18 (24.32%) tcpdump
11 18 (24.32%) Splunk
12 17 (22.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (21.62%) Information Security
13 16 (21.62%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (21.62%) Blue Coat
13 16 (21.62%) CheckPoint
13 16 (21.62%) Cacti
13 16 (21.62%) Open Source
14 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
14 15 (20.27%) Xen

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (1.35%) IIS
1 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Office
1 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 32 (43.24%) Firewall
2 30 (40.54%) Wireshark
3 25 (33.78%) TCP/IP
4 18 (24.32%) tcpdump
5 12 (16.22%) LDAP
6 11 (14.86%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (13.51%) Reverse Proxy
7 10 (13.51%) Network Security
8 6 (8.11%) VPN
9 5 (6.76%) DNS
10 3 (4.05%) SSL
10 3 (4.05%) LAN
10 3 (4.05%) DHCP
11 2 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (2.70%) VPLS
11 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.70%) VoIP
11 2 (2.70%) SAN
11 2 (2.70%) MPLS
11 2 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.49%) MySQL
2 16 (21.62%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
1 15 (20.27%) Subversion
2 10 (13.51%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Analyst
1 18 (24.32%) Security Engineer
2 17 (22.97%) Security Analyst
3 15 (20.27%) Administrator
4 13 (17.57%) IT Security Engineer
5 12 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (12.16%) Operations Analyst
6 9 (12.16%) Security Operations Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) OSS Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.41%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Sales Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Monitoring Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Graduate
10 2 (2.70%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) LAMP
2 12 (16.22%) Web Services
3 6 (8.11%) .NET
4 1 (1.35%) HTML
4 1 (1.35%) CSS
4 1 (1.35%) HTML5
4 1 (1.35%) CSS3
4 1 (1.35%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Open Source
2 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 42 (56.76%) Linux
3 25 (33.78%) UNIX
4 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.86%) Solaris
5 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (13.51%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.35%) SUSE
7 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) SIEM
2 21 (28.38%) ITIL
3 18 (24.32%) Configuration Management
4 16 (21.62%) Information Security
5 15 (20.27%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (16.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.46%) Cyber Security
9 6 (8.11%) Information Assurance
9 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.11%) Service Management
9 6 (8.11%) ITSM
10 3 (4.05%) Product Management
10 3 (4.05%) DevOps
11 1 (1.35%) Risk Management
11 1 (1.35%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (1.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 1 (1.35%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
11 1 (1.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) Perl
2 25 (33.78%) Ruby
2 25 (33.78%) Bash Shell
3 22 (29.73%) SQL
4 21 (28.38%) Python
5 15 (20.27%) Shell Script
6 10 (13.51%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.11%) Java
8 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (35.14%) CISSP
2 14 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (18.92%) CCNP
3 11 (14.86%) GIAC
3 11 (14.86%) GCIH
4 10 (13.51%) CCSE
5 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
6 6 (8.11%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.05%) GCFA
7 3 (4.05%) EnCE
8 2 (2.70%) Degree
8 2 (2.70%) CCNA
9 1 (1.35%) CISA
9 1 (1.35%) CCIE
9 1 (1.35%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.35%) GPG13
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (20.27%) Xen
2 15 (20.27%) KVM
3 13 (17.57%) Nmap
4 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.76%) vSphere
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 27 (36.49%) Puppet
1 27 (36.49%) Nagios
2 16 (21.62%) Cacti
3 15 (20.27%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (17.57%) Nessus
5 11 (14.86%) OpenView
5 11 (14.86%) Munin
6 4 (5.41%) OSSEC
7 2 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.35%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) VMware
2 18 (24.32%) Splunk
3 16 (21.62%) Blue Coat
3 16 (21.62%) CheckPoint
4 14 (18.92%) Websense
5 13 (17.57%) Cisco
6 12 (16.22%) SolarWinds
6 12 (16.22%) ArcSight
7 11 (14.86%) Red Hat
7 11 (14.86%) HP
8 10 (13.51%) LogLogic
8 10 (13.51%) Symantec
9 8 (10.81%) Q1 Labs
9 8 (10.81%) Sourcefire
10 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
11 4 (5.41%) Juniper
12 3 (4.05%) LogRhythm
13 2 (2.70%) Becrypt
13 2 (2.70%) Qualys
13 2 (2.70%) IronPort
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago