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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 423 422 428
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Snort 27 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.032% 0.083%
As % of the System Software category 0.96% 0.25% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 19
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +114.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £28,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+69.64% -30.00%
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
2822 2772 2478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.47% 12.75% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 2359 2152
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 - 15 £47,500 - 2
Berkshire -1 10 £55,000 -8.33%
Surrey - 2 £70,000 -
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 50 (55.56%) Sourcefire
2 49 (54.44%) Linux
3 47 (52.22%) Windows
4 45 (50.00%) SIEM
5 41 (45.56%) tcpdump
6 38 (42.22%) Firewall
7 36 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 33 (36.67%) PCI DSS
9 32 (35.56%) CISSP
10 31 (34.44%) TCP/IP
11 30 (33.33%) DNS
11 30 (33.33%) LAN
11 30 (33.33%) WAN
12 29 (32.22%) Juniper
12 29 (32.22%) Security Cleared
13 27 (30.00%) Cisco
14 26 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
15 25 (27.78%) Microsoft
15 25 (27.78%) HTTP
15 25 (27.78%) SC Cleared
16 24 (26.67%) Wireshark
16 24 (26.67%) Python
16 24 (26.67%) Ruby
17 21 (23.33%) Information Security
17 21 (23.33%) MS Excel
17 21 (23.33%) PHP
17 21 (23.33%) Red Hat
17 21 (23.33%) Bash Shell
18 20 (22.22%) DV Cleared
19 19 (21.11%) CCNP

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (16.67%) IIS
2 12 (13.33%) Lync
2 12 (13.33%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (23.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (45.56%) tcpdump
2 38 (42.22%) Firewall
3 36 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 31 (34.44%) TCP/IP
5 30 (33.33%) DNS
5 30 (33.33%) LAN
5 30 (33.33%) WAN
6 25 (27.78%) HTTP
7 24 (26.67%) Wireshark
8 19 (21.11%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (17.78%) SMTP
9 16 (17.78%) FTP
9 16 (17.78%) LDAP
9 16 (17.78%) Network Security
10 13 (14.44%) Internet
11 12 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (13.33%) IP Telephony
11 12 (13.33%) DHCP
11 12 (13.33%) IPX
11 12 (13.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.67%) Law
3 3 (3.33%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (50.00%) Analyst
2 36 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 20 (22.22%) Security Engineer
4 13 (14.44%) Network Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
5 10 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Tester
6 8 (8.89%) Penetration Tester
6 8 (8.89%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Security Tester
7 7 (7.78%) Consultant
7 7 (7.78%) Security Consultant
8 6 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
9 5 (5.56%) Network Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Security Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Network Security Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Network Architect
11 3 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Open Source
2 10 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.89%) CESG
4 7 (7.78%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.11%) PKI
5 1 (1.11%) DTV
5 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.11%) Physics
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 49 (54.44%) Linux
2 47 (52.22%) Windows
3 16 (17.78%) Solaris
4 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (11.11%) CentOS
5 10 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 9 (10.00%) UNIX
7 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.00%) SIEM
2 21 (23.33%) Information Security
3 16 (17.78%) Cyber Security
4 14 (15.56%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (14.44%) Incident Management
6 12 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 12 (13.33%) Analytics
6 12 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (12.22%) ITIL
7 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
7 11 (12.22%) Computer Forensics
7 11 (12.22%) Change Control
8 10 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (11.11%) Security Testing
8 10 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (6.67%) Information Assurance
10 2 (2.22%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (2.22%) Service Continuity Management
11 1 (1.11%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.11%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) Python
1 24 (26.67%) Ruby
2 21 (23.33%) PHP
2 21 (23.33%) Bash Shell
3 12 (13.33%) Perl
4 9 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (35.56%) CISSP
2 29 (32.22%) Security Cleared
3 26 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 20 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 19 (21.11%) CCNP
7 15 (16.67%) GCIA
7 15 (16.67%) GIAC
8 14 (15.56%) CEH
8 14 (15.56%) CCNA
9 13 (14.44%) Degree
10 12 (13.33%) CCIE
10 12 (13.33%) CCSP
11 11 (12.22%) CISM
12 8 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (7.78%) OSCP
13 7 (7.78%) OSCE
14 6 (6.67%) GCIH
15 4 (4.44%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (36.67%) PCI DSS
2 10 (11.11%) HIPAA
3 7 (7.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (6.67%) GPG13
5 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (17.78%) Nmap
2 8 (8.89%) Forefront TMG
2 8 (8.89%) UAG
3 6 (6.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (18.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 50 (55.56%) Sourcefire
2 29 (32.22%) Juniper
3 27 (30.00%) Cisco
4 25 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 21 (23.33%) Red Hat
6 17 (18.89%) CheckPoint
7 16 (17.78%) Sophos
7 16 (17.78%) Imperva
8 10 (11.11%) LogRhythm
8 10 (11.11%) Blue Coat
8 10 (11.11%) Websense
9 7 (7.78%) Splunk
10 6 (6.67%) HP
11 4 (4.44%) McAfee
12 2 (2.22%) IronPort
12 2 (2.22%) Fujitsu
12 2 (2.22%) IBM
12 2 (2.22%) Dell
12 2 (2.22%) Symantec
12 2 (2.22%) Fortinet
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Posted: 2 days ago
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