The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 850 893 886
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -7
Permanent jobs citing Snort 71 71 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.064% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.58% 0.54% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 50 47 105
Median salary £61,250 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £41,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £58,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -2.06%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12338 13042 13321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.71% 11.78% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10505 10784 11213
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Snort as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Snort
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Snort within the UK.

Snort Salary Trend in the UK

Snort
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Snort over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Snort Salary Histogram in the UK

Snort
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 71 £61,250 +22.50% 5
London +43 37 £67,500 +28.57% 3
South East +58 15 £55,000 +10.00%
Surrey +34 11 £55,000 +29.41%
South West +13 11 £37,500 -23.07%
Bristol +28 7 £37,500 +25.00%
Guildford - 6 - -
Gloucestershire -5 4 £65,000 +23.80%
West Midlands -21 3 £37,500 -1.31%
East of England - 3 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 3 - - 1
Luton - 3 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Gloucester - 2 £65,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £73,750 -
Warwickshire - 2 £31,250 -
City of London +48 1 £70,000 +47.36% 1
Berkshire +8 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £36,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £36,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £55,000 -
Northampton - 1 £55,000 -

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Snort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Snort.

1 111 (61.67%) SIEM
2 96 (53.33%) Firewall
3 84 (46.67%) CISSP
4 78 (43.33%) Linux
5 71 (39.44%) Security Operations
6 67 (37.22%) GCIH
7 63 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 63 (35.00%) ArcSight
8 61 (33.89%) Windows
9 52 (28.89%) Unix
9 52 (28.89%) Cybersecurity
10 51 (28.33%) Information Security
10 51 (28.33%) Wireshark
11 50 (27.78%) ITIL
12 47 (26.11%) tcpdump
12 47 (26.11%) SANS
13 46 (25.56%) HTTP
13 46 (25.56%) CEH
14 44 (24.44%) DNS
14 44 (24.44%) Management Information System
14 44 (24.44%) Security Operations Centre
15 43 (23.89%) Splunk
16 40 (22.22%) Cisco
17 38 (21.11%) Python
18 35 (19.44%) Java
18 35 (19.44%) Nessus
19 34 (18.89%) SQL
20 32 (17.78%) GCIA
21 31 (17.22%) Ethical Hacking
21 31 (17.22%) Intrusion Detection

Snort
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.11%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.44%) Jetty
2 8 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.33%) Liferay
4 5 (2.78%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.78%) Zimbra
5 3 (1.67%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Office
1 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.22%) SaaS
4 2 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (53.33%) Firewall
2 63 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 51 (28.33%) Wireshark
4 47 (26.11%) tcpdump
5 46 (25.56%) HTTP
6 44 (24.44%) DNS
7 31 (17.22%) Internet
7 31 (17.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 30 (16.67%) Network Security
9 27 (15.00%) SMTP
10 15 (8.33%) FTP
11 14 (7.78%) LAN
11 14 (7.78%) WAN
12 13 (7.22%) LDAP
13 11 (6.11%) SSL
14 10 (5.56%) SAN
14 10 (5.56%) VPN
15 9 (5.00%) HTTPS
15 9 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
16 8 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.00%) MySQL
2 8 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.33%) Apache Accumulo
3 6 (3.33%) Big Data
3 6 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.56%) GIS
4 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (7.22%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.67%) Metasploit
3 8 (4.44%) Subversion
4 6 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.33%) NetBeans
4 6 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.78%) git-flow
5 5 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (0.56%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (15.00%) Finance
2 10 (5.56%) Retail
3 6 (3.33%) Law
3 6 (3.33%) Marketing
4 5 (2.78%) Electronics
4 5 (2.78%) Legal
4 5 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.22%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.11%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 104 (57.78%) Analyst
2 70 (38.89%) Security Analyst
3 39 (21.67%) SOC Analyst
4 21 (11.67%) Senior Analyst
5 17 (9.44%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 16 (8.89%) Operations Analyst
6 16 (8.89%) Senior Security Analyst
7 15 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
8 12 (6.67%) Operations Manager
8 12 (6.67%) Security Specialist
9 10 (5.56%) Administrator
9 10 (5.56%) IT Analyst
9 10 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
9 10 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (5.56%) Network Security Specialist
9 10 (5.56%) Network Specialist
9 10 (5.56%) Operational Security Manager
9 10 (5.56%) Security Manager
9 10 (5.56%) Security Operations Manager
10 9 (5.00%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.44%) HornetQ
1 8 (4.44%) JMX
1 8 (4.44%) LAMP
2 6 (3.33%) Kafka
2 6 (3.33%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.11%) .NET
3 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.11%) Web Services
4 1 (0.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.44%) Management Information System
1 44 (24.44%) Security Operations Centre
2 30 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
3 27 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (11.67%) Computer Science
5 14 (7.78%) PKI
6 10 (5.56%) iPad
7 9 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
8 8 (4.44%) Data Centre
9 7 (3.89%) Cybercrime
10 6 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (3.33%) User Experience
11 5 (2.78%) Fintech
11 5 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (2.78%) Mathematics
11 5 (2.78%) Private Cloud
11 5 (2.78%) Virtual Team
12 4 (2.22%) Client/Server
12 4 (2.22%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 78 (43.33%) Linux
2 61 (33.89%) Windows
3 52 (28.89%) Unix
4 10 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.00%) FreeBSD
5 9 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.00%) Solaris
5 9 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.44%) Debian
7 4 (2.22%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.22%) Windows NT
8 3 (1.67%) CentOS
8 3 (1.67%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (61.67%) SIEM
2 71 (39.44%) Security Operations
3 52 (28.89%) Cybersecurity
4 51 (28.33%) Information Security
5 50 (27.78%) ITIL
6 31 (17.22%) Ethical Hacking
7 26 (14.44%) Vulnerability Management
8 24 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 21 (11.67%) Open Source
9 21 (11.67%) Protective Monitoring
10 19 (10.56%) Mentoring
11 18 (10.00%) Configuration Management
12 16 (8.89%) Incident Management
13 15 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (7.78%) Malware Detection/Protection
15 13 (7.22%) Analytics
16 12 (6.67%) Threat Detection
17 11 (6.11%) PRINCE2
18 10 (5.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (21.11%) Python
2 35 (19.44%) Java
3 34 (18.89%) SQL
4 29 (16.11%) Ruby
5 27 (15.00%) Perl
6 26 (14.44%) Bash Shell
7 17 (9.44%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.44%) C
10 6 (3.33%) VB
11 5 (2.78%) C++
11 5 (2.78%) Erlang
11 5 (2.78%) Haskell
11 5 (2.78%) Lisp
12 2 (1.11%) PHP
13 1 (0.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 84 (46.67%) CISSP
2 67 (37.22%) GCIH
3 47 (26.11%) SANS
4 46 (25.56%) CEH
5 32 (17.78%) GCIA
6 31 (17.22%) CISM
7 30 (16.67%) GIAC
8 22 (12.22%) Degree
8 22 (12.22%) Security Cleared
9 21 (11.67%) SC Cleared
10 15 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (8.33%) CREST Certified
11 14 (7.78%) CCNA
11 14 (7.78%) CompTIA Security+
11 14 (7.78%) Security+ Certification
11 14 (7.78%) SSCP
12 9 (5.00%) DV Cleared
13 8 (4.44%) GCFA
13 8 (4.44%) GREM
14 5 (2.78%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (7.78%) COBIT
3 8 (4.44%) GPG13
4 6 (3.33%) HMG Infosec
5 2 (1.11%) SLA
6 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 28 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.67%) Docker
3 9 (5.00%) iptables
3 9 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.44%) KVM
4 8 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (4.44%) Xen
5 5 (2.78%) NFS
5 5 (2.78%) Squid
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (19.44%) Nessus
2 19 (10.56%) RSA enVision
3 18 (10.00%) Puppet
4 17 (9.44%) Nagios
5 13 (7.22%) CFEngine
5 13 (7.22%) EnCase
5 13 (7.22%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (7.22%) QRadar
6 9 (5.00%) Nmap
7 8 (4.44%) Cacti
7 8 (4.44%) Nexpose
7 8 (4.44%) Proventia
8 7 (3.89%) Kubernetes
8 7 (3.89%) OSSEC
9 6 (3.33%) CA Single Sign-On
10 5 (2.78%) logstash
10 5 (2.78%) RSA Archer
10 5 (2.78%) ZABBIX
11 3 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (1.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 63 (35.00%) ArcSight
2 43 (23.89%) Splunk
3 40 (22.22%) Cisco
4 22 (12.22%) LogRhythm
5 21 (11.67%) Sourcefire
6 20 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 18 (10.00%) Intel Security
8 14 (7.78%) Qualys
9 13 (7.22%) LogLogic
9 13 (7.22%) NetWitness
10 12 (6.67%) Juniper
11 11 (6.11%) Fortinet
12 10 (5.56%) IBM
13 9 (5.00%) Citrix
13 9 (5.00%) F5
13 9 (5.00%) Red Hat
13 9 (5.00%) VMware
14 8 (4.44%) ScanSafe
15 7 (3.89%) SolarWinds
15 7 (3.89%) Symantec
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + £15k bonus & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 22 days ago