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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 426 407 427
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Snort 14 41 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.066% 0.18% 0.090%
As % of the System Software category 0.51% 1.57% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 17
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +20.00%
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
2756 2609 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.00% 11.46% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2279 2119 2091
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Hampshire -30 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Surrey - 5 £62,500 -
Berkshire -3 4 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (52.00%) Windows
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
1 13 (52.00%) Sourcefire
1 13 (52.00%) Penetration Testing
1 13 (52.00%) Wireshark
1 13 (52.00%) tcpdump
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (44.00%) SIEM
3 10 (40.00%) GIAC
3 10 (40.00%) DNS
3 10 (40.00%) Network Security
3 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (36.00%) Information Security
4 9 (36.00%) HTTP
5 8 (32.00%) Firewall
5 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
5 8 (32.00%) CISSP
5 8 (32.00%) Python
5 8 (32.00%) LAN
5 8 (32.00%) WAN
5 8 (32.00%) Perl
5 8 (32.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (32.00%) CEH
5 8 (32.00%) Ruby
5 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (28.00%) Computer Forensics
6 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
6 7 (28.00%) Security Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Change Control

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Wireshark
1 13 (52.00%) tcpdump
2 10 (40.00%) Network Security
2 10 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (40.00%) DNS
3 9 (36.00%) HTTP
4 8 (32.00%) LAN
4 8 (32.00%) WAN
4 8 (32.00%) Firewall
5 7 (28.00%) SSL
5 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) Internet
6 6 (24.00%) DHCP
6 6 (24.00%) HTTPS
7 5 (20.00%) IPsec
7 5 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (16.00%) FTP
8 4 (16.00%) SMTP
8 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
8 4 (16.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Security Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Security Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Security Operations Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
8 1 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) Open Source
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Solaris
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (44.00%) SIEM
3 9 (36.00%) Information Security
4 8 (32.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (28.00%) Security Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Computer Forensics
5 7 (28.00%) Change Control
6 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
7 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
8 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
9 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
10 2 (8.00%) Analytics
10 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (4.00%) ITIL
11 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
11 1 (4.00%) Change Management
11 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
11 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Perl
1 8 (32.00%) Python
1 8 (32.00%) Ruby
2 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) GIAC
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) CEH
3 8 (32.00%) CISSP
4 6 (24.00%) CISM
4 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) CCNA
6 4 (16.00%) CCSP
6 4 (16.00%) CCNP
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
7 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (12.00%) GCIH
7 3 (12.00%) CCIE
8 2 (8.00%) CHFI
8 2 (8.00%) GCIA
9 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
9 1 (4.00%) SSCP
9 1 (4.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.00%) HIPAA
3 2 (8.00%) FISMA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nessus
1 2 (8.00%) Nmap
2 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Sourcefire
2 5 (20.00%) Splunk
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (12.00%) F5
4 2 (8.00%) Imperva
4 2 (8.00%) Sophos
4 2 (8.00%) Symantec
4 2 (8.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (4.00%) McAfee
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Websense
5 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
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