The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Snort 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -21.25%
Snort
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

System Software Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 50.00% 5.56% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 21
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 19 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) FWSM

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) FWSM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire