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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 232 245 225
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing Snort 3 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.056% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 1.18% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
654 849 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.19% 14.40% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 545 643 551
Median salary £35,000 £37,325 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.22% +6.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
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 24 July 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
Bristol +12 2 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Gloucestershire -1 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West region with a requirement for Snort.

1 25 (96.15%) SIEM
2 24 (92.31%) ArcSight
3 20 (76.92%) GCIH
4 17 (65.38%) SC Cleared
4 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
5 16 (61.54%) CISSP
5 16 (61.54%) LogRhythm
6 15 (57.69%) Firewall
7 14 (53.85%) RSA enVision
8 13 (50.00%) SANS
8 13 (50.00%) GCIA
9 11 (42.31%) GIAC
9 11 (42.31%) Information Security
9 11 (42.31%) Wireshark
10 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
10 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
10 10 (38.46%) Internet
10 10 (38.46%) ITIL
10 10 (38.46%) Windows
10 10 (38.46%) Security Operations
10 10 (38.46%) Security Operations Centre
10 10 (38.46%) CREST Certified
10 10 (38.46%) Protective Monitoring
10 10 (38.46%) LogLogic
11 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
11 9 (34.62%) Cyberthreat
11 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
12 8 (30.77%) Splunk
13 7 (26.92%) iPad

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Wireshark
3 10 (38.46%) Internet
4 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (15.38%) tcpdump
6 2 (7.69%) DNS
6 2 (7.69%) FTP
6 2 (7.69%) HTTP
6 2 (7.69%) SMTP
6 2 (7.69%) SSL
7 1 (3.85%) DHCP
7 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.85%) IPsec
7 1 (3.85%) LDAP
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
7 1 (3.85%) SAN
7 1 (3.85%) SSH
7 1 (3.85%) Telnet
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Analyst
2 15 (57.69%) SOC Analyst
3 11 (42.31%) Security Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Operations Manager
5 3 (11.54%) SOC Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Operational Security Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (34.62%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (26.92%) iPad
4 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) SIEM
2 11 (42.31%) Information Security
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 10 (38.46%) Protective Monitoring
3 10 (38.46%) Security Operations
3 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
5 7 (26.92%) Coaching
5 7 (26.92%) Security Architecture
6 6 (23.08%) ITSM
6 6 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (23.08%) Service Management
7 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
8 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
9 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) GCIH
2 17 (65.38%) SC Cleared
2 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
3 16 (61.54%) CISSP
4 13 (50.00%) GCIA
4 13 (50.00%) SANS
5 11 (42.31%) GIAC
6 10 (38.46%) CREST Certified
6 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
7 3 (11.54%) CEH
7 3 (11.54%) CISA
7 3 (11.54%) CISM
7 3 (11.54%) GREM
8 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (15.38%) HMG Infosec
3 3 (11.54%) GPG13
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) RSA enVision
2 3 (11.54%) Nessus
2 3 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.85%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) ArcSight
2 16 (61.54%) LogRhythm
3 10 (38.46%) LogLogic
4 8 (30.77%) Splunk
5 7 (26.92%) NetWitness
6 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 3 (11.54%) Q1 Labs
7 3 (11.54%) Symantec
8 1 (3.85%) Qualys
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