The first table below looks at the demand for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 30 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 138 139 120
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Snort 2 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.084% 0.13% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 0.55% 0.69% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 12
Average salary - £60,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +135.29%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +9.48%
System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
366 433 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.40% 18.85% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 232 363 187
Average salary £47,500 £40,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Snort
Berkshire

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Snort
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Snort Salary Trend in Reading

Snort
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) tcpdump
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago