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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 131 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 9 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.36% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.76% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% -6.81%
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
1323 1185 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.58% 52.64% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 936 886 803
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in Reading

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) CheckPoint
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 12 (80.00%) F5
4 10 (66.67%) Websense
5 7 (46.67%) Blue Coat
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 7 (46.67%) Juniper
6 6 (40.00%) Nokia
6 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (40.00%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) UNIX
6 6 (40.00%) Windows
7 5 (33.33%) Data Security
8 4 (26.67%) Crossbeam
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (26.67%) Solaris
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
8 4 (26.67%) SLA
9 3 (20.00%) McAfee
9 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) German Language
9 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 2 (13.33%) BC Cleared
10 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
10 2 (13.33%) SIEM
10 2 (13.33%) Analytics
10 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 3 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Support Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Solaris
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
3 2 (13.33%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) BC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SSCP
2 2 (13.33%) GCIA
2 2 (13.33%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Snort
3 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) CheckPoint
2 12 (80.00%) F5
3 10 (66.67%) Websense
4 7 (46.67%) Blue Coat
4 7 (46.67%) Juniper
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) Nokia
6 4 (26.67%) Crossbeam
7 3 (20.00%) McAfee
8 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
8 2 (13.33%) Symantec
8 2 (13.33%) IBM
8 2 (13.33%) HP
8 2 (13.33%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 23 hours ago