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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 419 416 437
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing Snort 17 39 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.17% 0.046%
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 1.35% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 8
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £31,800 £43,125
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £71,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +26.00%
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
2876 2889 2812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.90% 12.84% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2411 2294 2403
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 +2 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hampshire -2 6 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Surrey -1 2 £42,500 -43.33%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 20 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 18 (60.00%) SIEM
3 16 (53.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (46.67%) WAN
4 14 (46.67%) LAN
5 12 (40.00%) Internet
6 11 (36.67%) Cisco
6 11 (36.67%) Wireshark
6 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
7 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (30.00%) tcpdump
7 9 (30.00%) Windows
7 9 (30.00%) Linux
7 9 (30.00%) Information Security
8 8 (26.67%) Firewall
8 8 (26.67%) GIAC
8 8 (26.67%) CCNP
8 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 8 (26.67%) DNS
8 8 (26.67%) Change Control
8 8 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
9 7 (23.33%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
9 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
10 6 (20.00%) CEH

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 4 (13.33%) Lync
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) Liferay
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 14 (46.67%) WAN
2 14 (46.67%) LAN
3 12 (40.00%) Internet
4 11 (36.67%) Wireshark
5 9 (30.00%) tcpdump
6 8 (26.67%) Firewall
6 8 (26.67%) DNS
6 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (16.67%) LDAP
7 5 (16.67%) FTP
7 5 (16.67%) HTTP
7 5 (16.67%) SMTP
7 5 (16.67%) DHCP
7 5 (16.67%) IPsec
8 4 (13.33%) IP Telephony
8 4 (13.33%) VLAN
8 4 (13.33%) Wireless
8 4 (13.33%) MPLS
8 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.67%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Law
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Network Specialist
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) CESG
4 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Solaris
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) SIEM
2 9 (30.00%) Information Security
2 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (26.67%) Change Control
3 8 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (13.33%) Information Assurance
6 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (10.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (10.00%) Network Management
7 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Ruby
2 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) C
3 2 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) CCNP
2 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (26.67%) GIAC
3 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (20.00%) CEH
5 5 (16.67%) CISSP
6 4 (13.33%) CISM
6 4 (13.33%) CCNA
6 4 (13.33%) CCSP
6 4 (13.33%) GCIH
7 3 (10.00%) GCIA
8 2 (6.67%) Degree
9 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
9 1 (3.33%) CCIE
9 1 (3.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) FortiGate
1 4 (13.33%) Check_MK
2 2 (6.67%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 11 (36.67%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 4 (13.33%) ArcSight
5 3 (10.00%) F5
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (6.67%) CA
6 2 (6.67%) Splunk
6 2 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (6.67%) Hortonworks
6 2 (6.67%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.33%) FireEye
7 1 (3.33%) McAfee
7 1 (3.33%) Websense
7 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
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