The first table below looks at the demand for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 394 424 427
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Permanent jobs citing Snort 46 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.032% 0.078%
As % of the System Software category 1.65% 0.25% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42 6 18
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +15.38%
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2782 2755 2284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.33% 12.42% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2358 1971
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Snort
England

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Snort
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Snort Salary Trend in the South East

Snort
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Snort across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Snort Salary Histogram in the South East

Snort
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +23 18 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Hampshire +15 17 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Surrey - 11 £65,000 -
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 60 (58.25%) Sourcefire
2 59 (57.28%) Linux
3 57 (55.34%) SIEM
4 52 (50.49%) Windows
5 51 (49.51%) tcpdump
6 45 (43.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 44 (42.72%) Firewall
8 37 (35.92%) CISSP
9 36 (34.95%) TCP/IP
9 36 (34.95%) DNS
10 35 (33.98%) PCI DSS
11 34 (33.01%) LAN
11 34 (33.01%) WAN
12 30 (29.13%) Security Cleared
13 29 (28.16%) Wireshark
14 28 (27.18%) HTTP
14 28 (27.18%) Cisco
14 28 (27.18%) Cisco Certification
14 28 (27.18%) Juniper
15 27 (26.21%) Python
15 27 (26.21%) Ruby
16 26 (25.24%) PHP
16 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
16 26 (25.24%) Red Hat
16 26 (25.24%) Bash Shell
17 24 (23.30%) SC Cleared
18 23 (22.33%) Information Security
18 23 (22.33%) Nessus
19 22 (21.36%) CEH
19 22 (21.36%) Solaris

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (12.62%) IIS
2 12 (11.65%) Apache
2 12 (11.65%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (20.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Sentinel
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (49.51%) tcpdump
2 45 (43.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 44 (42.72%) Firewall
4 36 (34.95%) TCP/IP
4 36 (34.95%) DNS
5 34 (33.01%) LAN
5 34 (33.01%) WAN
6 29 (28.16%) Wireshark
7 28 (27.18%) HTTP
8 21 (20.39%) SMTP
8 21 (20.39%) LDAP
8 21 (20.39%) FTP
9 20 (19.42%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (17.48%) Network Security
10 18 (17.48%) Internet
11 13 (12.62%) DHCP
12 12 (11.65%) IPX
12 12 (11.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (11.65%) IPv6
12 12 (11.65%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) MySQL
2 1 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (20.39%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (9.71%) Law
2 9 (8.74%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) Finance
4 2 (1.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Electronics
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (51.46%) Analyst
2 41 (39.81%) Security Analyst
3 25 (24.27%) Security Engineer
4 17 (16.50%) Security Operations Analyst
4 17 (16.50%) Operations Analyst
5 14 (13.59%) Network Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Consultant
6 8 (7.77%) Tester
6 8 (7.77%) Security Consultant
6 8 (7.77%) Penetration Tester
6 8 (7.77%) Security Tester
6 8 (7.77%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Network Security Consultant
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Network Consultant
8 4 (3.88%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (2.91%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) .NET
1 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.97%) CSS
1 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Open Source
2 14 (13.59%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.74%) CESG
4 8 (7.77%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.94%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.97%) DTV
6 1 (0.97%) PKI
6 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.97%) Physics
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (57.28%) Linux
2 52 (50.49%) Windows
3 22 (21.36%) Solaris
4 16 (15.53%) Ubuntu
4 16 (15.53%) CentOS
5 14 (13.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (7.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.34%) SIEM
2 23 (22.33%) Information Security
3 17 (16.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 17 (16.50%) Incident Management
4 16 (15.53%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (15.53%) Cyber Security
5 15 (14.56%) Change Control
5 15 (14.56%) Computer Forensics
6 13 (12.62%) Load Balancing
7 11 (10.68%) Security Testing
7 11 (10.68%) Ethical Hacking
7 11 (10.68%) ITIL
7 11 (10.68%) PRINCE2
7 11 (10.68%) Analytics
8 5 (4.85%) Information Assurance
9 2 (1.94%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (1.94%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (0.97%) WAN Optimisation
10 1 (0.97%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (0.97%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.21%) Python
1 27 (26.21%) Ruby
2 26 (25.24%) Bash Shell
2 26 (25.24%) PHP
3 15 (14.56%) Perl
4 14 (13.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (35.92%) CISSP
2 30 (29.13%) Security Cleared
3 28 (27.18%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (23.30%) SC Cleared
5 22 (21.36%) CEH
6 21 (20.39%) CCNP
7 19 (18.45%) DV Cleared
8 17 (16.50%) GIAC
9 16 (15.53%) CCNA
10 13 (12.62%) CCSP
10 13 (12.62%) Degree
11 12 (11.65%) OSCP
11 12 (11.65%) OSCE
11 12 (11.65%) CCIE
12 11 (10.68%) CISM
12 11 (10.68%) GCIA
13 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (7.77%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (4.85%) RHCE
15 4 (3.88%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (33.98%) PCI DSS
2 15 (14.56%) HIPAA
3 8 (7.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (6.80%) GPG13
System Software
1 21 (20.39%) Nmap
2 8 (7.77%) Forefront TMG
2 8 (7.77%) UAG
3 7 (6.80%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (22.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 60 (58.25%) Sourcefire
2 28 (27.18%) Cisco
2 28 (27.18%) Juniper
3 26 (25.24%) Red Hat
3 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
4 21 (20.39%) Sophos
4 21 (20.39%) Imperva
5 16 (15.53%) CheckPoint
6 11 (10.68%) LogRhythm
7 9 (8.74%) Websense
7 9 (8.74%) Blue Coat
8 8 (7.77%) Splunk
9 5 (4.85%) HP
10 3 (2.91%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.94%) McAfee
11 2 (1.94%) Tripwire
11 2 (1.94%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.94%) IronPort
12 1 (0.97%) Qualys
12 1 (0.97%) Riverbed
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