The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 403 461 430
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -31
Permanent jobs citing Snort 15 10 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.047% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 0.33% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 54
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -2.06%
Snort
England

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

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2535 3039 2965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.95% 14.28% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 2532 2426
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Snort as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +34 11 £55,000 +29.41%
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Berkshire +8 1 - -
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Snort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Snort.

1 22 (68.75%) SIEM
2 21 (65.63%) HTTP
3 18 (56.25%) Security Operations
4 15 (46.88%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (46.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (43.75%) Windows
5 14 (43.75%) Security Operations Centre
6 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
6 13 (40.63%) CISSP
6 13 (40.63%) Sourcefire
7 12 (37.50%) Cisco
7 12 (37.50%) FTP
8 11 (34.38%) Linux
8 11 (34.38%) ArcSight
9 10 (31.25%) SANS
9 10 (31.25%) SMTP
9 10 (31.25%) Internet
10 9 (28.13%) IBM
10 9 (28.13%) SQL
10 9 (28.13%) CEH
11 8 (25.00%) CISM
11 8 (25.00%) Firewall
11 8 (25.00%) Unix
11 8 (25.00%) DNS
11 8 (25.00%) SSL
11 8 (25.00%) Splunk
12 7 (21.88%) Protective Monitoring
12 7 (21.88%) Cybercrime
12 7 (21.88%) Wireshark
12 7 (21.88%) tcpdump

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (18.75%) Liferay
2 3 (9.38%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) HTTP
2 15 (46.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
4 12 (37.50%) FTP
5 10 (31.25%) Internet
5 10 (31.25%) SMTP
6 8 (25.00%) DNS
6 8 (25.00%) Firewall
6 8 (25.00%) SSL
7 7 (21.88%) LAN
7 7 (21.88%) LDAP
7 7 (21.88%) tcpdump
7 7 (21.88%) WAN
7 7 (21.88%) Wireshark
8 6 (18.75%) HTTPS
9 5 (15.63%) IPv4
9 5 (15.63%) IPv6
9 5 (15.63%) Network Security
9 5 (15.63%) VLAN
10 3 (9.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Apache Accumulo
1 6 (18.75%) Big Data
1 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
1 6 (18.75%) NetBeans
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) SOC Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Integration Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Python Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Presales Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) SIEM Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (21.88%) Cybercrime
2 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.75%) User Experience
4 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
5 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (9.38%) PKI
6 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
3 8 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (9.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) SIEM
2 18 (56.25%) Security Operations
3 15 (46.88%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (21.88%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
4 7 (21.88%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (15.63%) Presales
6 5 (15.63%) Threat Detection
7 4 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Information Security
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (6.25%) Product Management
10 1 (3.13%) Information Assurance
10 1 (3.13%) Open Source
10 1 (3.13%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) Perl
2 6 (18.75%) Python
2 6 (18.75%) Ruby
3 3 (9.38%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) CISSP
2 10 (31.25%) SANS
3 9 (28.13%) CEH
4 8 (25.00%) CISM
5 5 (15.63%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (15.63%) GCIH
5 5 (15.63%) GIAC
5 5 (15.63%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (9.38%) CCNA
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.13%) CREST Certified
8 1 (3.13%) ECIH
8 1 (3.13%) GCFA
8 1 (3.13%) GREM
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (9.38%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Sourcefire
2 12 (37.50%) Cisco
3 11 (34.38%) ArcSight
4 9 (28.13%) IBM
5 8 (25.00%) Splunk
6 6 (18.75%) CA
6 6 (18.75%) Hortonworks
6 6 (18.75%) HP
7 5 (15.63%) Intel
8 4 (12.50%) Intel Security
9 3 (9.38%) Qualys