The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 406 426 424
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Snort 40 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.045% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 1.42% 0.36% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 19
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £36,125 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £37,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+25.33% +9.48%
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2814 2772 2337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.44% 12.60% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2239 2366 2021
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Snort
England

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 +11 19 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Berkshire +12 14 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Surrey - 7 £75,000 -
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 56 (57.14%) Sourcefire
2 55 (56.12%) Linux
3 53 (54.08%) SIEM
4 48 (48.98%) Windows
4 48 (48.98%) tcpdump
5 43 (43.88%) Firewall
6 41 (41.84%) Intrusion Detection
7 36 (36.73%) CISSP
8 34 (34.69%) TCP/IP
8 34 (34.69%) DNS
8 34 (34.69%) PCI DSS
9 32 (32.65%) LAN
9 32 (32.65%) WAN
10 30 (30.61%) Security Cleared
11 28 (28.57%) Cisco
11 28 (28.57%) Juniper
12 27 (27.55%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (27.55%) Wireshark
13 26 (26.53%) Ruby
13 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
13 26 (26.53%) HTTP
13 26 (26.53%) Python
14 25 (25.51%) PHP
14 25 (25.51%) Red Hat
14 25 (25.51%) SC Cleared
14 25 (25.51%) Bash Shell
15 24 (24.49%) Information Security
16 22 (22.45%) Nessus
17 21 (21.43%) CCNP
17 21 (21.43%) MS Excel

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 13 (13.27%) IIS
2 12 (12.24%) Lync
2 12 (12.24%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Sentinel
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (48.98%) tcpdump
2 43 (43.88%) Firewall
3 41 (41.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 34 (34.69%) TCP/IP
4 34 (34.69%) DNS
5 32 (32.65%) LAN
5 32 (32.65%) WAN
6 27 (27.55%) Wireshark
7 26 (26.53%) HTTP
8 20 (20.41%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (19.39%) FTP
9 19 (19.39%) SMTP
9 19 (19.39%) LDAP
10 18 (18.37%) Network Security
11 15 (15.31%) Internet
12 13 (13.27%) DHCP
13 12 (12.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (12.24%) IP Telephony
13 12 (12.24%) IPX
13 12 (12.24%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) MySQL
2 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (20.41%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (9.18%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.14%) Law
3 3 (3.06%) Finance
4 2 (2.04%) Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (50.00%) Analyst
2 39 (39.80%) Security Analyst
3 24 (24.49%) Security Engineer
4 14 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 13 (13.27%) Operations Analyst
5 13 (13.27%) Security Operations Analyst
6 8 (8.16%) Security Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) Tester
6 8 (8.16%) Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) Penetration Tester
6 8 (8.16%) Security Tester
6 8 (8.16%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Network Security Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) IT Security Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Network Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) .NET
1 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.02%) CSS
1 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.37%) Open Source
2 12 (12.24%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.18%) CESG
4 8 (8.16%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.04%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) Physics
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) PKI
6 1 (1.02%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 55 (56.12%) Linux
2 48 (48.98%) Windows
3 19 (19.39%) Solaris
4 15 (15.31%) Ubuntu
4 15 (15.31%) CentOS
5 14 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (8.16%) UNIX
7 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.08%) SIEM
2 24 (24.49%) Information Security
3 16 (16.33%) Cyber Security
3 16 (16.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 15 (15.31%) Incident Management
5 14 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (13.27%) Computer Forensics
6 13 (13.27%) Load Balancing
6 13 (13.27%) Change Control
7 12 (12.24%) Security Testing
7 12 (12.24%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (11.22%) ITIL
8 11 (11.22%) PRINCE2
8 11 (11.22%) Analytics
9 6 (6.12%) Information Assurance
10 2 (2.04%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (2.04%) Protective Monitoring
11 1 (1.02%) MVC
11 1 (1.02%) Data Security
11 1 (1.02%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.53%) Ruby
1 26 (26.53%) Python
2 25 (25.51%) PHP
2 25 (25.51%) Bash Shell
3 14 (14.29%) Perl
4 13 (13.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (36.73%) CISSP
2 30 (30.61%) Security Cleared
3 27 (27.55%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (25.51%) SC Cleared
5 21 (21.43%) CCNP
5 21 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 20 (20.41%) CEH
7 18 (18.37%) GIAC
8 15 (15.31%) CCNA
9 13 (13.27%) CCSP
9 13 (13.27%) Degree
9 13 (13.27%) GCIA
10 12 (12.24%) CCIE
11 11 (11.22%) CISM
11 11 (11.22%) OSCP
11 11 (11.22%) OSCE
12 8 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (5.10%) RHCE
14 4 (4.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (34.69%) PCI DSS
2 14 (14.29%) HIPAA
3 8 (8.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (7.14%) GPG13
System Software
1 20 (20.41%) Nmap
2 8 (8.16%) Forefront TMG
2 8 (8.16%) UAG
3 7 (7.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (22.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 56 (57.14%) Sourcefire
2 28 (28.57%) Cisco
2 28 (28.57%) Juniper
3 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
4 25 (25.51%) Red Hat
5 20 (20.41%) Imperva
5 20 (20.41%) Sophos
6 16 (16.33%) CheckPoint
7 11 (11.22%) LogRhythm
8 9 (9.18%) Blue Coat
8 9 (9.18%) Websense
9 8 (8.16%) Splunk
10 5 (5.10%) HP
11 3 (3.06%) ArcSight
12 2 (2.04%) IronPort
12 2 (2.04%) McAfee
12 2 (2.04%) Fujitsu
12 2 (2.04%) Tripwire
13 1 (1.02%) SAP
13 1 (1.02%) Avaya
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