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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 96 131 133
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 43 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.05% 0.58% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 1.13% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 6 14
Average salary £37,500 £51,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £41,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £49,375 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.94%
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
1142 1235 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.33% 51.37% 56.55%
Number of salaries quoted 906 849 924
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 2016.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in Reading

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 78 (93.98%) F5
2 75 (90.36%) CheckPoint
3 73 (87.95%) Firewall
4 69 (83.13%) Juniper
5 67 (80.72%) Cisco
6 66 (79.52%) Information Security
7 65 (78.31%) Blue Coat
7 65 (78.31%) ITIL
7 65 (78.31%) Palo Alto
8 64 (77.11%) Unix
8 64 (77.11%) Windows
8 64 (77.11%) Solaris
8 64 (77.11%) Linux
9 63 (75.90%) Windows 2000
9 63 (75.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 63 (75.90%) Risk Management
9 63 (75.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 63 (75.90%) Crossbeam
10 53 (63.86%) German Language
11 46 (55.42%) French Language
12 44 (53.01%) TCP/IP
13 20 (24.10%) Case Management
13 20 (24.10%) Mentoring
13 20 (24.10%) Coaching
13 20 (24.10%) Performance Improvement
13 20 (24.10%) SLA
14 11 (13.25%) Forcepoint
15 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
16 9 (10.84%) Nokia
17 8 (9.64%) Presales

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 73 (87.95%) Firewall
2 44 (53.01%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (6.02%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (6.02%) Network Security
5 4 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (4.82%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (2.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (2.41%) FCoE
6 2 (2.41%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.41%) SAN
6 2 (2.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) Big Data
1 3 (3.61%) Hadoop
General
1 53 (63.86%) German Language
2 46 (55.42%) French Language
3 2 (2.41%) Billing
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (56.63%) Security Engineer
2 30 (36.14%) Juniper Engineer
3 20 (24.10%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (16.87%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (16.87%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 12 (14.46%) Consultant
5 12 (14.46%) Solaris Engineer
5 12 (14.46%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (9.64%) Security Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) Network Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) Senior Network Consultant
9 6 (7.23%) Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Security Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Network Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Senior Security Consultant
11 4 (4.82%) Network Security Consultant
11 4 (4.82%) Senior Network Security Consultant
11 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 64 (77.11%) Linux
1 64 (77.11%) Solaris
1 64 (77.11%) Unix
1 64 (77.11%) Windows
2 63 (75.90%) Windows 2000
2 63 (75.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 63 (75.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (79.52%) Information Security
2 65 (78.31%) ITIL
3 63 (75.90%) Risk Management
4 20 (24.10%) Case Management
4 20 (24.10%) Coaching
4 20 (24.10%) Mentoring
4 20 (24.10%) Performance Improvement
5 8 (9.64%) Presales
6 6 (7.23%) SIEM
7 4 (4.82%) Analytics
7 4 (4.82%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.82%) Security Operations
8 3 (3.61%) Security Management
8 3 (3.61%) Security Testing
8 3 (3.61%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (2.41%) Business Development
9 2 (2.41%) Migration
9 2 (2.41%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (1.20%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.20%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) Perl
1 3 (3.61%) Python
1 3 (3.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) CISSP
2 3 (3.61%) CCIE
2 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) CCNP
3 2 (2.41%) CEH
3 2 (2.41%) GCIH
4 1 (1.20%) CISA
4 1 (1.20%) CISM
4 1 (1.20%) CRISC
4 1 (1.20%) GCIA
4 1 (1.20%) GIAC
4 1 (1.20%) GSEC
4 1 (1.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.20%) RSA enVision
2 1 (1.20%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 78 (93.98%) F5
2 75 (90.36%) CheckPoint
3 69 (83.13%) Juniper
4 67 (80.72%) Cisco
5 65 (78.31%) Blue Coat
5 65 (78.31%) Palo Alto
6 63 (75.90%) Crossbeam
7 11 (13.25%) Forcepoint
8 9 (10.84%) Nokia
9 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.82%) Qualys
11 3 (3.61%) ArcSight
11 3 (3.61%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.61%) Splunk
12 2 (2.41%) Aruba
12 2 (2.41%) HP
12 2 (2.41%) IronPort
12 2 (2.41%) Meraki
12 2 (2.41%) ProCurve
12 2 (2.41%) Symantec