The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 58 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Snort 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.60% 0.59% -
As % of the System Software category 4.35% 5.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +17.50%
Snort
Wiltshire

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

System Software Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
69 56 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 13.72% 11.00% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 59 55 52
Average salary £38,648 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.38% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,800 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,620 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Snort
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Snort Salary Trend in Swindon

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) AppFabric
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Security Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Application Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AppFabric
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft