The first table below looks at the demand for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 17 April 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 M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Snort 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 2.50% - -
As % of the System Software category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -15.78%
System Software Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 12.50% 53.73% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 10
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Snort
South East

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Snort across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Snort
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Snort across the M4 Corridor region.

Snort Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Snort
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Q1 Labs
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) FWSM
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) FWSM
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (66.67%) Q1 Labs
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint