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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 431 392 424
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +32
Permanent jobs citing Snort 11 57 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.24% 0.076%
As % of the System Software category 0.38% 1.99% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 51 16
Average salary £50,000 £50,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £28,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
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
2880 2859 2706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.74% 12.26% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2386 2315 2326
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -18 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire -16 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Surrey -1 2 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 14 (56.00%) Sourcefire
2 12 (48.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (48.00%) SIEM
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) LAN
3 10 (40.00%) WAN
3 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) tcpdump
4 9 (36.00%) Wireshark
4 9 (36.00%) DNS
4 9 (36.00%) GIAC
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (32.00%) Internet
5 8 (32.00%) Information Security
5 8 (32.00%) Malware Analysis
6 7 (28.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (28.00%) CEH
6 7 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (28.00%) Change Control
6 7 (28.00%) CISSP
6 7 (28.00%) Firewall
6 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) Perl
7 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (16.00%) Lync
2 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.00%) Liferay
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (40.00%) LAN
2 10 (40.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) DNS
3 9 (36.00%) Wireshark
3 9 (36.00%) tcpdump
4 8 (32.00%) Internet
5 7 (28.00%) Firewall
6 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (16.00%) Network Security
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (12.00%) LDAP
9 3 (12.00%) IPsec
9 3 (12.00%) FTP
9 3 (12.00%) HTTP
9 3 (12.00%) SMTP
10 2 (8.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (8.00%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (12.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) CESG
4 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Solaris
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) SIEM
2 8 (32.00%) Malware Analysis
2 8 (32.00%) Information Security
3 7 (28.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (28.00%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (28.00%) Change Control
4 6 (24.00%) Security Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Computer Forensics
5 5 (20.00%) Open Source
6 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (16.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (12.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (8.00%) Analytics
9 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Perl
2 6 (24.00%) Ruby
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) GIAC
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (28.00%) CISSP
4 7 (28.00%) CEH
5 6 (24.00%) CISM
5 6 (24.00%) CCNP
6 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (16.00%) GCIH
7 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
7 4 (16.00%) CCSP
8 3 (12.00%) CCIE
8 3 (12.00%) GCIA
9 2 (8.00%) CHFI
9 2 (8.00%) Degree
9 2 (8.00%) CCNA
10 1 (4.00%) SSCP
10 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.00%) HIPAA
2 2 (8.00%) FISMA
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nessus
1 2 (8.00%) Nmap
1 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (8.00%) Check_MK
1 2 (8.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Sourcefire
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Splunk
4 4 (16.00%) ArcSight
5 3 (12.00%) Hortonworks
5 3 (12.00%) F5
5 3 (12.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) CA
6 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.00%) Imperva
6 2 (8.00%) Symantec
6 2 (8.00%) Sophos
6 2 (8.00%) LogRhythm
7 1 (4.00%) Websense
7 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.00%) McAfee
7 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago