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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 73 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Snort 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.27% 0.80% -
As % of the System Software category 1.82% 9.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.07%
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
110 51 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 15.05% 8.13% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 94 45 45
Average salary £36,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,350 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (100.00%) Splunk
1 6 (100.00%) LogLogic

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Splunk
1 6 (100.00%) LogLogic