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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 441 455 413
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -42
Permanent jobs citing Snort 7 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.036% 0.043% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.26% 0.31% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 29
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
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
2652 2917 2497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.78% 13.97% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2328 2451 2045
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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 +21 4 £53,750 +7.50%
Berkshire -9 3 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 23 (85.19%) Intrusion Detection
1 23 (85.19%) Security Operations
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 19 (70.37%) TCP/IP
4 18 (66.67%) Internet
4 18 (66.67%) Wireshark
4 18 (66.67%) tcpdump
5 16 (59.26%) Degree
5 16 (59.26%) Network Architecture
5 16 (59.26%) Mentoring
5 16 (59.26%) Coaching
5 16 (59.26%) Client/Server
6 7 (25.93%) CISSP
6 7 (25.93%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (25.93%) SIEM
6 7 (25.93%) SANS
7 6 (22.22%) ArcSight
7 6 (22.22%) GCIH
7 6 (22.22%) GIAC
8 5 (18.52%) Sourcefire
8 5 (18.52%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (14.81%) Intel Security
10 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (11.11%) DNS
10 3 (11.11%) SSL
10 3 (11.11%) SMTP
10 3 (11.11%) FTP
10 3 (11.11%) HTTP
10 3 (11.11%) SQL
10 3 (11.11%) Firewall

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Intrusion Detection
2 19 (70.37%) TCP/IP
3 18 (66.67%) Internet
3 18 (66.67%) tcpdump
3 18 (66.67%) Wireshark
4 3 (11.11%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 3 (11.11%) FTP
4 3 (11.11%) HTTP
4 3 (11.11%) SMTP
4 3 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (7.41%) HTTPS
5 2 (7.41%) IPsec
5 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 2 (7.41%) SSH
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
6 1 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (3.70%) LDAP
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.70%) Metasploit
1 1 (3.70%) NetBeans
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Analyst
2 21 (77.78%) Security Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Client/Server
2 5 (18.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows NT
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Security Operations
2 16 (59.26%) Coaching
2 16 (59.26%) Mentoring
2 16 (59.26%) Network Architecture
3 7 (25.93%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (25.93%) SIEM
4 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security
5 2 (7.41%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) CISSP
2 7 (25.93%) SANS
3 6 (22.22%) GCIH
3 6 (22.22%) GIAC
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) CEH
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) CEPT
6 1 (3.70%) CHFI
6 1 (3.70%) CISM
6 1 (3.70%) GCIA
6 1 (3.70%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) FISMA
1 1 (3.70%) HIPAA
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Nessus
1 1 (3.70%) Nmap
1 1 (3.70%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) ArcSight
2 5 (18.52%) Sourcefire
3 4 (14.81%) Intel Security
4 3 (11.11%) Splunk
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) Qualys
6 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
6 1 (3.70%) Imperva
6 1 (3.70%) LogLogic
6 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.70%) NetWitness
6 1 (3.70%) Sophos
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago