The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire Snort
England / South West
Rank 197 240 232
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -8
Permanent jobs citing Snort 35 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 5.67% 1.46% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 6
Median salary £40,000 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £52,500 £38,375
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%

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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
617 821 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.20% 14.16% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 508 725 609
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Snort
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Snort Salary Trend in the South West

Snort
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Snort across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Snort Salary Histogram in the South West

Snort
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol +17 20 £40,000 -36.00% 2
Gloucestershire -8 10 £52,500 -9.09%
Somerset - 1 £42,500 -
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Snort.

1 32 (80.00%) SIEM
2 30 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 28 (70.00%) SC Cleared
4 26 (65.00%) DV Cleared
5 21 (52.50%) Wireshark
5 21 (52.50%) Linux
5 21 (52.50%) TCP/IP
6 19 (47.50%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (42.50%) DNS
7 17 (42.50%) Information Security
8 16 (40.00%) Windows
9 15 (37.50%) DHCP
9 15 (37.50%) Firewall
9 15 (37.50%) GIAC
9 15 (37.50%) Security Operations
10 13 (32.50%) Cyberthreat
10 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
11 12 (30.00%) FTP
11 12 (30.00%) HTTP
11 12 (30.00%) Security Operations Centre
11 12 (30.00%) ArcSight
12 11 (27.50%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (27.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 11 (27.50%) Unix
12 11 (27.50%) Java
12 11 (27.50%) SSL
12 11 (27.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (27.50%) GCIH
13 10 (25.00%) GCIA
13 10 (25.00%) Internet

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (2.50%) nginx
1 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) TCP/IP
1 21 (52.50%) Wireshark
2 17 (42.50%) DNS
3 15 (37.50%) DHCP
3 15 (37.50%) Firewall
4 12 (30.00%) FTP
4 12 (30.00%) HTTP
5 11 (27.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (27.50%) SSL
6 10 (25.00%) Internet
6 10 (25.00%) LDAP
6 10 (25.00%) SMTP
6 10 (25.00%) tcpdump
6 10 (25.00%) Telnet
7 5 (12.50%) LAN
7 5 (12.50%) Network Security
7 5 (12.50%) VPN
7 5 (12.50%) WAN
8 2 (5.00%) IPv4
8 2 (5.00%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Analyst
2 24 (60.00%) SOC Analyst
3 13 (32.50%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Network Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Security Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Unix Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) SIEM Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Cyberthreat
2 12 (30.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) iPad
4 2 (5.00%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) SIEM
2 19 (47.50%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (42.50%) Information Security
4 15 (37.50%) Security Operations
5 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
6 11 (27.50%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (22.50%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) Protective Monitoring
7 9 (22.50%) Service Management
8 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (17.50%) Coaching
10 6 (15.00%) Network Architecture
10 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Security Architecture
11 5 (12.50%) Change Control
11 5 (12.50%) ISMS
11 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (12.50%) Process Improvement
11 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) Perl
2 7 (17.50%) Python
3 6 (15.00%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) Lua
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 26 (65.00%) DV Cleared
4 15 (37.50%) GIAC
5 11 (27.50%) GCIH
6 10 (25.00%) GCIA
7 9 (22.50%) CISSP
8 7 (17.50%) SANS
9 6 (15.00%) Degree
10 5 (12.50%) CCNA
10 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (7.50%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (7.50%) LPIC
11 3 (7.50%) MCSE
11 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (7.50%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (7.50%) Server+ Certification
12 2 (5.00%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 7 (17.50%) Nmap
4 5 (12.50%) RSA enVision
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 2 (5.00%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (2.50%) Ansible
7 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.50%) Rancher
7 1 (2.50%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) ArcSight
2 10 (25.00%) LogRhythm
3 8 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 7 (17.50%) FireEye
5 6 (15.00%) Cisco
6 5 (12.50%) NetWitness
7 4 (10.00%) LogLogic
8 1 (2.50%) VMware
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