The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sourcefire, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 233 - 250
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.082% - 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% - 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.00%
Sourcefire
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2746 2986 3336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.07% 44.20% 46.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2158 2385 2755
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the North West region.

Sourcefire Salary Trend in the North West

Sourcefire
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Cheshire - 5 £47,500 -
Sourcefire
England

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 34 (97.14%) SIEM
2 30 (85.71%) Snort
2 30 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 25 (71.43%) Splunk
3 25 (71.43%) Finance
4 21 (60.00%) Financial Institution
5 9 (25.71%) Firewall
5 9 (25.71%) UNIX
5 9 (25.71%) Windows
5 9 (25.71%) Linux
5 9 (25.71%) Data Mining
5 9 (25.71%) Anomaly Detection
5 9 (25.71%) Big Data
6 7 (20.00%) Banking
6 7 (20.00%) Information Security
6 7 (20.00%) Network Design
7 5 (14.29%) Network Security
8 4 (11.43%) Nessus
8 4 (11.43%) CISM
8 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.43%) ISEB
8 4 (11.43%) CISSP
8 4 (11.43%) SLA
8 4 (11.43%) Websense
9 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
10 1 (2.86%) FWSM
10 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.86%) F5
10 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 30 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (25.71%) Firewall
3 5 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) FWSM
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Data Mining
1 9 (25.71%) Big Data
General
1 25 (71.43%) Finance
2 21 (60.00%) Financial Institution
3 7 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Analyst
2 18 (51.43%) Security Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Technician
5 2 (5.71%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) UNIX
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) SIEM
2 9 (25.71%) Anomaly Detection
3 7 (20.00%) Information Security
3 7 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CISM
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
1 4 (11.43%) CISSP
2 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (85.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Splunk
2 4 (11.43%) Websense
3 1 (2.86%) F5
3 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Juniper
3 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint