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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 426 460 424
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -36
Permanent jobs citing Snort 20 13 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.061% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 0.75% 0.46% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 52
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £49,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -
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
2680 2823 2750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.03% 13.29% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2313 2327 2271
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Snort as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 8 £47,000 -
Surrey +3 7 £50,000 -23.07%
Berkshire +1 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Snort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Snort.

1 18 (66.67%) SIEM
2 15 (55.56%) Security Operations
2 15 (55.56%) HTTP
3 14 (51.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (48.15%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (48.15%) Sourcefire
5 12 (44.44%) ArcSight
5 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 12 (44.44%) FTP
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco
6 11 (40.74%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (37.04%) Internet
7 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
7 10 (37.04%) SMTP
8 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 9 (33.33%) CISSP
8 9 (33.33%) IBM
9 8 (29.63%) Wireshark
10 7 (25.93%) Ethical Hacking
10 7 (25.93%) CEH
10 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
10 7 (25.93%) Firewall
10 7 (25.93%) LDAP
10 7 (25.93%) LAN
10 7 (25.93%) WAN
10 7 (25.93%) SANS
10 7 (25.93%) Protective Monitoring
10 7 (25.93%) Cybercrime
10 7 (25.93%) tcpdump
11 6 (22.22%) Regular Expression

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (22.22%) Liferay
2 3 (11.11%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) HTTP
2 14 (51.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (44.44%) FTP
4 10 (37.04%) Internet
4 10 (37.04%) SMTP
4 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) Wireshark
6 7 (25.93%) Firewall
6 7 (25.93%) LAN
6 7 (25.93%) LDAP
6 7 (25.93%) tcpdump
6 7 (25.93%) WAN
7 6 (22.22%) DNS
7 6 (22.22%) SSL
8 3 (11.11%) IPsec
8 3 (11.11%) IPv4
8 3 (11.11%) IPv6
8 3 (11.11%) Network Security
8 3 (11.11%) SAN
8 3 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Apache Accumulo
1 6 (22.22%) Big Data
1 6 (22.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 6 (22.22%) NetBeans
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Analyst
2 14 (51.85%) SOC Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Integration Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Python Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Presales Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SIEM Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Cybercrime
3 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 6 (22.22%) User Experience
4 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.11%) PKI
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) SIEM
2 15 (55.56%) Security Operations
3 13 (48.15%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (25.93%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
4 7 (25.93%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (18.52%) Threat Detection
7 3 (11.11%) Information Security
7 3 (11.11%) Presales
7 3 (11.11%) Security Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Product Management
9 1 (3.70%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.70%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (3.70%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
1 6 (22.22%) Perl
1 6 (22.22%) Python
1 6 (22.22%) Ruby
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) CISSP
2 7 (25.93%) CEH
2 7 (25.93%) SANS
3 6 (22.22%) GCIH
3 6 (22.22%) GIAC
4 3 (11.11%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.11%) CISM
4 3 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (7.41%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) CREST Certified
6 1 (3.70%) ECIH
6 1 (3.70%) GCFA
6 1 (3.70%) GREM
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (11.11%) RSA Archer
3 1 (3.70%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Sourcefire
2 12 (44.44%) ArcSight
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco
3 9 (33.33%) IBM
4 6 (22.22%) CA
4 6 (22.22%) Hortonworks
4 6 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Intel Security
5 4 (14.81%) Splunk
6 3 (11.11%) Intel
6 3 (11.11%) Qualys
7 1 (3.70%) LogLogic
7 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.70%) NetWitness