The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 120 130 130
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 19 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.86% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 0.69% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 7
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- -12.19%
Sourcefire
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1138 1299 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.54% 52.29% 52.42%
Number of salaries quoted 832 923 884
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Sourcefire Salary Trend in Reading

Sourcefire
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in Reading

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (72.97%) Firewall
2 25 (67.57%) CheckPoint
2 25 (67.57%) F5
3 22 (59.46%) Juniper
4 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (54.05%) UNIX
5 20 (54.05%) Windows
5 20 (54.05%) TCP/IP
6 19 (51.35%) Cisco
6 19 (51.35%) Solaris
6 19 (51.35%) Linux
6 19 (51.35%) Blue Coat
7 18 (48.65%) Windows 2000
7 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (48.65%) Crossbeam
7 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (40.54%) ITIL
9 14 (37.84%) SLA
10 11 (29.73%) SIEM
11 10 (27.03%) Websense
12 9 (24.32%) Snort
12 9 (24.32%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
14 5 (13.51%) Nokia
14 5 (13.51%) Identity Management
14 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
14 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
14 5 (13.51%) Coaching
14 5 (13.51%) French Language
14 5 (13.51%) German Language

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) Firewall
2 20 (54.05%) TCP/IP
3 9 (24.32%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (10.81%) Network Security
5 3 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.70%) LAN
6 1 (2.70%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) DNS
6 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (13.51%) French Language
1 5 (13.51%) German Language
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Security Analyst
3 13 (35.14%) Security Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Network Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) UNIX
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Solaris
2 19 (51.35%) Linux
3 18 (48.65%) Windows 2000
3 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) ITIL
3 11 (29.73%) SIEM
4 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.51%) Coaching
4 5 (13.51%) Identity Management
5 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.70%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.70%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.70%) Service Continuity Management
7 1 (2.70%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CISSP
2 2 (5.41%) GCIH
2 2 (5.41%) CEH
2 2 (5.41%) GIAC
3 1 (2.70%) GCIA
3 1 (2.70%) GSEC
3 1 (2.70%) CCIE
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CRISC
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SSCP
3 1 (2.70%) CISA
3 1 (2.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Snort
2 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) CheckPoint
1 25 (67.57%) F5
2 22 (59.46%) Juniper
3 19 (51.35%) Cisco
3 19 (51.35%) Blue Coat
4 18 (48.65%) Crossbeam
5 10 (27.03%) Websense
6 5 (13.51%) Nokia
7 4 (10.81%) Fortinet
8 3 (8.11%) Symantec
9 2 (5.41%) ArcSight
10 1 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
10 1 (2.70%) FireEye
10 1 (2.70%) Qualys
10 1 (2.70%) Imperva
10 1 (2.70%) Tufin
10 1 (2.70%) McAfee
10 1 (2.70%) IBM
10 1 (2.70%) Microsoft