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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire Snort
England / South West
Rank 201 234 241
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Snort 29 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the System Software category 4.48% 1.00% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 5
Median salary £41,250 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.52%

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
647 702 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.10% 12.72% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 511 633 621
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +12 17 £40,000 -36.00% 3
Gloucestershire -2 7 £52,500 -32.25% 2
Somerset - 1 £42,500 -
Snort
England

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 24 (70.59%) Security Cleared
1 24 (70.59%) SIEM
2 22 (64.71%) SC Cleared
2 22 (64.71%) DV Cleared
2 22 (64.71%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (44.12%) Wireshark
4 14 (41.18%) ArcSight
4 14 (41.18%) Firewall
5 13 (38.24%) Linux
5 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
5 13 (38.24%) GIAC
6 12 (35.29%) Information Security
6 12 (35.29%) Security Operations
6 12 (35.29%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (32.35%) Security Operations Centre
7 11 (32.35%) GCIH
7 11 (32.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (32.35%) DNS
7 11 (32.35%) CISSP
8 10 (29.41%) GCIA
8 10 (29.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 9 (26.47%) Sourcefire
9 9 (26.47%) DHCP
9 9 (26.47%) FTP
9 9 (26.47%) HTTP
9 9 (26.47%) SANS
9 9 (26.47%) LogRhythm
10 8 (23.53%) Windows
10 8 (23.53%) SSL
10 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering

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 (2.94%) nginx
1 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) Wireshark
2 14 (41.18%) Firewall
3 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
4 11 (32.35%) DNS
4 11 (32.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (26.47%) DHCP
5 9 (26.47%) FTP
5 9 (26.47%) HTTP
6 8 (23.53%) SSL
7 7 (20.59%) Internet
7 7 (20.59%) LDAP
7 7 (20.59%) SMTP
7 7 (20.59%) tcpdump
7 7 (20.59%) Telnet
8 4 (11.76%) Network Security
9 2 (5.88%) IPv4
9 2 (5.88%) IPv6
9 2 (5.88%) LAN
9 2 (5.88%) VPN
9 2 (5.88%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Analyst
2 18 (52.94%) SOC Analyst
3 11 (32.35%) Security Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Junior
9 2 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Junior Security Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Unix Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Network Security Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) SIEM Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Technical Operations Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Cyberthreat
2 11 (32.35%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (11.76%) iPad
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) SIEM
2 22 (64.71%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (35.29%) Information Security
3 12 (35.29%) Security Operations
4 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.65%) Coaching
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.65%) Network Architecture
5 6 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (17.65%) Security Architecture
5 6 (17.65%) Service Management
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Threat Detection
7 4 (11.76%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (11.76%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (11.76%) Service Design
8 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Java
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) Perl
2 4 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) Lua
3 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 22 (64.71%) DV Cleared
2 22 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 13 (38.24%) GIAC
4 11 (32.35%) CISSP
4 11 (32.35%) GCIH
5 10 (29.41%) GCIA
6 9 (26.47%) SANS
7 7 (20.59%) Degree
8 4 (11.76%) CREST Certified
9 3 (8.82%) CEH
10 2 (5.88%) CCNA
10 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (5.88%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (5.88%) GSEC
10 2 (5.88%) LPIC
10 2 (5.88%) MCSE
10 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (5.88%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (5.88%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (20.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (20.59%) RSA enVision
3 6 (17.65%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 4 (11.76%) Nmap
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (5.88%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (2.94%) Ansible
6 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.94%) Rancher
6 1 (2.94%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) ArcSight
2 9 (26.47%) LogRhythm
2 9 (26.47%) Sourcefire
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) NetWitness
5 4 (11.76%) FireEye
5 4 (11.76%) LogLogic
5 4 (11.76%) Splunk
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
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