The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank - 53 64
Permanent jobs citing Snort 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 1.54% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category - 9.78% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Average salary - £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%
Snort
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
90 92 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.47% 15.73% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 65 84 54
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Snort
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Snort Salary Trend in Slough

Snort
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Websense
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) GPG13
1 3 (100.00%) Squid
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Websense
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire