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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 19 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.26% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
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
403 421 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.03% 50.78% 52.81%
Number of salaries quoted 352 414 419
Average salary £35,625 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 17 September 2014, 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 45 (88.24%) Security Cleared
1 45 (88.24%) SIEM
2 43 (84.31%) DV Cleared
3 42 (82.35%) SC Cleared
4 40 (78.43%) GCIA
5 34 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 30 (58.82%) Analytics
7 29 (56.86%) Wireshark
7 29 (56.86%) Cyber Security
7 29 (56.86%) LogRhythm
8 26 (50.98%) GCIH
8 26 (50.98%) tcpdump
9 19 (37.25%) Information Security
10 18 (35.29%) Snort
11 15 (29.41%) GIAC
12 14 (27.45%) Linux
12 14 (27.45%) Internet
12 14 (27.45%) Incident Management
12 14 (27.45%) Change Control
13 10 (19.61%) Computer Forensics
13 10 (19.61%) Penetration Testing
14 9 (17.65%) Information Assurance
15 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
15 8 (15.69%) Ethical Hacking
15 8 (15.69%) Security Testing
16 7 (13.73%) Windows
16 7 (13.73%) Solaris
16 7 (13.73%) DNS
16 7 (13.73%) Network Security
16 7 (13.73%) Kalman Filter

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 34 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 29 (56.86%) Wireshark
3 26 (50.98%) tcpdump
4 14 (27.45%) Internet
5 7 (13.73%) Network Security
5 7 (13.73%) DNS
6 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 5 (9.80%) LDAP
7 5 (9.80%) LAN
7 5 (9.80%) WAN
7 5 (9.80%) SMTP
7 5 (9.80%) FTP
7 5 (9.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Big Data
General
1 5 (9.80%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (100.00%) Analyst
2 38 (74.51%) Security Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Security Operations Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Network Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Operations Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Forensic Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) SIEM
2 30 (58.82%) Analytics
3 29 (56.86%) Cyber Security
4 19 (37.25%) Information Security
5 14 (27.45%) Incident Management
5 14 (27.45%) Change Control
6 10 (19.61%) Computer Forensics
6 10 (19.61%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (17.65%) Information Assurance
8 8 (15.69%) Security Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (13.73%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.96%) Data Security
11 1 (1.96%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 43 (84.31%) DV Cleared
3 42 (82.35%) SC Cleared
4 40 (78.43%) GCIA
5 26 (50.98%) GCIH
6 15 (29.41%) GIAC
7 5 (9.80%) CEH
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) LogRhythm