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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 87 51 75
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +24
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 5 32 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.55% 3.44% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 8.40% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 6
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
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
516 381 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 57.08% 40.92% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 399 339 378
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,850 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 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 10 (66.67%) Wireshark
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 10 (66.67%) tcpdump
1 10 (66.67%) SIEM
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Solaris
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) Internet
3 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (53.33%) GIAC
3 8 (53.33%) Information Security
3 8 (53.33%) Change Control
3 8 (53.33%) Malware Analysis
3 8 (53.33%) Security Testing
3 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Incident Management
3 8 (53.33%) Computer Forensics
3 8 (53.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (53.33%) CEH
3 8 (53.33%) Snort
3 8 (53.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (53.33%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Cyber Security
5 6 (40.00%) Information Assurance
5 6 (40.00%) Law
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 5 (33.33%) UNIX

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (66.67%) Wireshark
1 10 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 8 (53.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) Internet
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) LDAP
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) SMTP
4 3 (20.00%) FTP
4 3 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 6 (40.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Solaris
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) SIEM
2 8 (53.33%) Change Control
2 8 (53.33%) Malware Analysis
2 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 8 (53.33%) Computer Forensics
2 8 (53.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (53.33%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Incident Management
2 8 (53.33%) Security Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Cyber Security
4 6 (40.00%) Information Assurance
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Coaching
7 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (13.33%) Analytics
9 1 (6.67%) ITIL
9 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) GIAC
2 8 (53.33%) CEH
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) GCIA
4 2 (13.33%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) Juniper
1 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 5 (33.33%) Crossbeam
1 5 (33.33%) F5
2 3 (20.00%) LogRhythm