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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 203 212 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Snort 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.044% 0.18% -
As % of the System Software category 0.26% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
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
759 678 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 16.72% 13.34% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 682 596 633
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) CCSP
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
1 4 (66.67%) Sourcefire
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) Lync
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Hortonworks
3 2 (33.33%) Liferay
3 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
2 1 (16.67%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCSP
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 3 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 2 (33.33%) Hortonworks
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) CA