The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 82 62 85
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 1 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.13% 2.43% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 4.63% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 6
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Sourcefire
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
415 454 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 54.04% 52.61% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 323 394 433
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Sourcefire Salary Trend in Southampton

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Security Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Forensics
2 5 (83.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (83.33%) CEH
2 5 (83.33%) Snort
2 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) GIAC
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Malware Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (50.00%) Law
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (33.33%) LDAP
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) SMTP
5 2 (33.33%) FTP
5 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Forensics
2 5 (83.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Security Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) GIAC
2 5 (83.33%) CEH
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) GCIA
4 1 (16.67%) GCIH
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm