The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank - - 222
Permanent jobs citing Snort 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.092%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
Snort
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
661 649 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 13.41% 13.42% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 596 576 500
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Snort across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Snort
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Snort Salary Trend in Surrey

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Snort 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 Snort.

1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) IPX
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) IPv6
1 12 (100.00%) CCIE
1 12 (100.00%) CCSP
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Juniper
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 12 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 12 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 12 (100.00%) Lync
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (91.67%) CISM
2 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 11 (91.67%) CISSP
3 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (66.67%) Forefront TMG

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Snort 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 Snort. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) IPX
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) IPv6
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 12 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCIE
1 12 (100.00%) CCSP
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) CISSP
2 11 (91.67%) CISM
3 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 3 (25.00%) JNCIS
4 3 (25.00%) JNCIE
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
1 8 (66.67%) UAG
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Juniper
1 12 (100.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (25.00%) HP