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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 126 119 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -32
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 14 15 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.68% 2.58%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.20% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 48
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £49,375 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -5.00%
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
1199 1247 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.63% 56.37% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 829 901 848
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 18 (75.00%) Linux
4 17 (70.83%) CheckPoint
5 15 (62.50%) Juniper
5 15 (62.50%) F5
6 14 (58.33%) Blue Coat
7 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (54.17%) Windows 2000
7 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
7 13 (54.17%) UNIX
7 13 (54.17%) Windows
7 13 (54.17%) Solaris
7 13 (54.17%) SLA
7 13 (54.17%) Crossbeam
8 11 (45.83%) Mentoring
8 11 (45.83%) Coaching
9 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (33.33%) CCNP
11 7 (29.17%) CISSP
11 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (20.83%) CCNA
12 5 (20.83%) VPN
12 5 (20.83%) Network Security
13 4 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (16.67%) Change Management
13 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
13 4 (16.67%) Legal

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (20.83%) Network Security
4 5 (20.83%) VPN
5 4 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
General
1 4 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Security Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Security Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Windows 2000
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (54.17%) UNIX
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Mentoring
2 11 (45.83%) Coaching
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.33%) Data Security
5 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) CCNP
3 7 (29.17%) CISSP
4 5 (20.83%) CCNA
5 4 (16.67%) CCIE
5 4 (16.67%) CCSP
5 4 (16.67%) SSCP
5 4 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (16.67%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (12.50%) CCDP
7 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.17%) VCP4
8 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) CheckPoint
3 15 (62.50%) Juniper
3 15 (62.50%) F5
4 14 (58.33%) Blue Coat
5 13 (54.17%) Crossbeam
6 4 (16.67%) Intel
6 4 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (12.50%) Fortinet
8 2 (8.33%) McAfee
8 2 (8.33%) Websense
8 2 (8.33%) Nokia
9 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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