The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sourcefire, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 400 392 403
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 38 61 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.55% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 56 19
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,250 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- -12.19%
Sourcefire
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10415 11141 10496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.98% 50.04% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8465 8564 8412
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the South East region.

Sourcefire Salary Trend in the South East

Sourcefire
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in the South East

Sourcefire
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 Sourcefire within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Berkshire +18 23 £40,000 -27.27%
Hampshire -17 17 £45,000 +5.88%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Surrey +3 1 £57,500 -17.85%
Sourcefire
England

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 38 (54.29%) Firewall
2 32 (45.71%) SIEM
3 29 (41.43%) F5
3 29 (41.43%) Cisco
3 29 (41.43%) Juniper
4 27 (38.57%) CheckPoint
5 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 24 (34.29%) Linux
8 23 (32.86%) Windows
9 22 (31.43%) Blue Coat
10 21 (30.00%) Solaris
10 21 (30.00%) ITIL
10 21 (30.00%) UNIX
10 21 (30.00%) CISSP
11 19 (27.14%) Windows 2000
11 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (27.14%) Crossbeam
11 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
12 18 (25.71%) ArcSight
13 17 (24.29%) Snort
14 16 (22.86%) SC Cleared
15 15 (21.43%) SLA
16 13 (18.57%) McAfee
16 13 (18.57%) Websense
17 12 (17.14%) Information Security
17 12 (17.14%) Intrusion Detection
18 11 (15.71%) ACSA
18 11 (15.71%) McAfee ePO

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (54.29%) Firewall
2 25 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 12 (17.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (11.43%) LAN
4 8 (11.43%) WAN
5 7 (10.00%) Wireshark
5 7 (10.00%) Network Security
6 5 (7.14%) tcpdump
6 5 (7.14%) DNS
6 5 (7.14%) Internet
7 4 (5.71%) IP Telephony
7 4 (5.71%) HTTP
7 4 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (4.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (4.29%) LDAP
8 3 (4.29%) SMTP
8 3 (4.29%) DHCP
8 3 (4.29%) FTP
9 2 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 5 (7.14%) French Language
1 5 (7.14%) German Language
2 2 (2.86%) Back Office
2 2 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (1.43%) Legal
3 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Analyst
2 23 (32.86%) Security Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) Security Engineer
3 13 (18.57%) Consultant
4 11 (15.71%) Operations Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) Security Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Network Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Architect
10 2 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
10 2 (2.86%) IT Security Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Network Consultant
11 1 (1.43%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.29%) Replication
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Linux
2 23 (32.86%) Windows
3 21 (30.00%) Solaris
3 21 (30.00%) UNIX
4 19 (27.14%) Windows 2000
4 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) SIEM
2 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.00%) ITIL
4 12 (17.14%) Information Security
5 11 (15.71%) Security Management
6 9 (12.86%) Incident Management
6 9 (12.86%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (8.57%) Identity Management
8 5 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.14%) Coaching
9 4 (5.71%) Malware Analysis
9 4 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Project Planning
11 2 (2.86%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.86%) Resource Management
11 2 (2.86%) Security Testing
11 2 (2.86%) Information Assurance
11 2 (2.86%) Open Source
11 2 (2.86%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) C
1 2 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) CISSP
2 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
3 16 (22.86%) SC Cleared
4 11 (15.71%) ACSA
5 7 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (8.57%) CEH
7 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
7 5 (7.14%) CISM
8 4 (5.71%) GIAC
8 4 (5.71%) CCNP
9 3 (4.29%) CISA
9 3 (4.29%) CCIE
9 3 (4.29%) GSEC
9 3 (4.29%) GCIH
9 3 (4.29%) CRISC
10 2 (2.86%) GCIA
10 2 (2.86%) Degree
10 2 (2.86%) CCSP
10 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.43%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.43%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (24.29%) Snort
2 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) Cisco
1 29 (41.43%) Juniper
1 29 (41.43%) F5
2 27 (38.57%) CheckPoint
3 22 (31.43%) Blue Coat
4 19 (27.14%) Crossbeam
5 18 (25.71%) ArcSight
6 13 (18.57%) McAfee
6 13 (18.57%) Websense
7 5 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 5 (7.14%) Symantec
7 5 (7.14%) Nokia
7 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 4 (5.71%) LogRhythm
8 4 (5.71%) Tufin
9 3 (4.29%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (4.29%) HP
9 3 (4.29%) IBM
9 3 (4.29%) Imperva
10 2 (2.86%) VMware