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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank - 247 -
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.028% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
2852 3128 3197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.74% 43.73% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 2487 2720
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) Snort
1 13 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 13 (100.00%) SIEM
2 12 (92.31%) Splunk
2 12 (92.31%) Financial Institution
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Anomaly Detection

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 12 (92.31%) Financial Institution
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (7.69%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Splunk