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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 840 868 869
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +1
Permanent jobs citing Snort 70 98 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.089% 0.090%
As % of the System Software category 0.61% 0.81% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 53 87 92
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
11569 12146 13033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.15% 11.09% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9698 10157 10756
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Snort Salary Histogram in the UK

Snort
Top 21 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 28 September 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 +30 70 £55,000 +10.00% 6
London +54 32 £70,000 +27.27% 6
South East +38 24 £55,000 +10.00%
Surrey +37 17 £55,000 +10.00%
South West -17 7 £55,000 +4.76%
Berkshire +29 5 £55,000 +15.78%
Bristol -1 5 £55,000 +10.00%
City of London +44 2 £56,250 -2.17% 2
Leamington Spa +6 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Warwickshire -5 2 £37,500 -6.25%
West Midlands -11 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Gloucestershire -14 2 £53,750 -2.27%
Yorkshire - 2 £41,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £41,000 -
Gloucester -4 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Leeds - 1 £37,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £75,000 -
Slough - 1 £60,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,000 -
Kent - 1 £47,500 -

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 90 (63.83%) SIEM
2 84 (59.57%) Firewall
3 65 (46.10%) Linux
4 64 (45.39%) CISSP
5 52 (36.88%) Windows
6 51 (36.17%) TCP/IP
7 49 (34.75%) ArcSight
8 46 (32.62%) Security Operations
9 45 (31.91%) Splunk
10 43 (30.50%) Unix
11 42 (29.79%) HTTP
12 41 (29.08%) Cybersecurity
13 40 (28.37%) Cisco
14 39 (27.66%) Python
14 39 (27.66%) ITIL
15 37 (26.24%) CEH
16 36 (25.53%) Information Security
16 36 (25.53%) GCIH
17 34 (24.11%) DNS
17 34 (24.11%) Active Directory
18 33 (23.40%) Degree
18 33 (23.40%) Network Security
19 32 (22.70%) CISM
20 31 (21.99%) Wireshark
21 30 (21.28%) Finance
21 30 (21.28%) CheckPoint
22 29 (20.57%) GCIA
22 29 (20.57%) Security Operations Centre
22 29 (20.57%) SANS
23 26 (18.44%) Bash Shell

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 10 (7.09%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.26%) Liferay
2 6 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.84%) Jetty
3 4 (2.84%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.42%) Apache
4 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.42%) Zimbra
5 1 (0.71%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) MS Office
1 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.42%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Heroku
4 1 (0.71%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (59.57%) Firewall
2 51 (36.17%) TCP/IP
3 42 (29.79%) HTTP
4 34 (24.11%) DNS
5 33 (23.40%) Network Security
6 31 (21.99%) Wireshark
7 22 (15.60%) tcpdump
8 18 (12.77%) SSL
9 17 (12.06%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (12.06%) IPv6
10 16 (11.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (11.35%) SMTP
11 15 (10.64%) IPv4
12 14 (9.93%) VLAN
13 12 (8.51%) Internet
14 11 (7.80%) HTTPS
15 10 (7.09%) VPN
16 9 (6.38%) LAN
16 9 (6.38%) WAN
17 7 (4.96%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.67%) MySQL
2 6 (4.26%) Apache Accumulo
2 6 (4.26%) Big Data
2 6 (4.26%) Hadoop
2 6 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.26%) Eclipse
2 6 (4.26%) NetBeans
2 6 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.84%) Subversion
4 2 (1.42%) git-flow
4 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.42%) JIRA
4 2 (1.42%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.71%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (21.28%) Finance
2 8 (5.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.26%) Marketing
4 5 (3.55%) Electronics
4 5 (3.55%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.84%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.42%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.42%) Military
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (53.19%) Analyst
2 56 (39.72%) Security Analyst
3 26 (18.44%) SOC Analyst
4 20 (14.18%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (12.77%) Senior Security Analyst
6 17 (12.06%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (9.93%) Presales Engineer
8 13 (9.22%) Security Engineer
9 12 (8.51%) Operations Analyst
10 11 (7.80%) Consultant
10 11 (7.80%) Security Operations Analyst
11 10 (7.09%) IT Analyst
11 10 (7.09%) IT Security Analyst
11 10 (7.09%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 10 (7.09%) Technical Analyst
11 10 (7.09%) Technical Security Analyst
12 9 (6.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 9 (6.38%) Operations Manager
13 8 (5.67%) Operational Security Manager
13 8 (5.67%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.09%) Regular Expression
2 4 (2.84%) HornetQ
2 4 (2.84%) JMX
2 4 (2.84%) LAMP
3 3 (2.13%) .NET
4 2 (1.42%) ELK Stack
4 2 (1.42%) Kafka
4 2 (1.42%) REST
5 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.71%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.71%) CGI
5 1 (0.71%) JSON
5 1 (0.71%) MCollective
5 1 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.71%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.71%) SAML
5 1 (0.71%) SOAP
5 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 23 (16.31%) Computer Science
3 16 (11.35%) Management Information System
4 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (10.64%) Cyberthreat
5 14 (9.93%) Cyber Attack
5 14 (9.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (7.09%) Fintech
6 10 (7.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (7.09%) iPad
7 6 (4.26%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.26%) User Experience
8 4 (2.84%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (2.84%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.84%) Social Network
9 2 (1.42%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.42%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.42%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.71%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 65 (46.10%) Linux
2 52 (36.88%) Windows
3 43 (30.50%) Unix
4 4 (2.84%) Debian
5 3 (2.13%) Kali Linux
5 3 (2.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.71%) CentOS
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (63.83%) SIEM
2 46 (32.62%) Security Operations
3 41 (29.08%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (27.66%) ITIL
5 36 (25.53%) Information Security
6 23 (16.31%) Vulnerability Management
7 20 (14.18%) Presales
8 18 (12.77%) Analytics
9 17 (12.06%) Configuration Management
10 15 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (9.93%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (9.22%) Threat Detection
13 12 (8.51%) Malware Detection/Protection
14 11 (7.80%) Malware Analysis
14 11 (7.80%) Software Engineering
15 10 (7.09%) Load Balancing
15 10 (7.09%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (7.09%) Protective Monitoring
15 10 (7.09%) Web Filtering
16 9 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (27.66%) Python
2 26 (18.44%) Bash Shell
3 25 (17.73%) Ruby
4 24 (17.02%) SQL
5 23 (16.31%) Java
6 16 (11.35%) Perl
7 15 (10.64%) C
8 9 (6.38%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.55%) VB
10 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.13%) PHP
12 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.71%) C#
12 1 (0.71%) C++
12 1 (0.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 64 (45.39%) CISSP
2 37 (26.24%) CEH
3 36 (25.53%) GCIH
4 33 (23.40%) Degree
5 32 (22.70%) CISM
6 29 (20.57%) GCIA
6 29 (20.57%) SANS
7 18 (12.77%) GIAC
8 14 (9.93%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (9.93%) SC Cleared
8 14 (9.93%) Security Cleared
8 14 (9.93%) Security+ Certification
9 12 (8.51%) SSCP
10 11 (7.80%) CREST Certified
10 11 (7.80%) DV Cleared
11 10 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (4.96%) CCNA
13 5 (3.55%) CCNP
14 4 (2.84%) JNCIP
14 4 (2.84%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (9.22%) COBIT
3 11 (7.80%) PCI DSS
4 6 (4.26%) GPG13
5 2 (1.42%) SLA
6 1 (0.71%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.71%) QA
6 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (24.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.55%) Docker
4 4 (2.84%) iptables
4 4 (2.84%) KVM
4 4 (2.84%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.84%) Xen
5 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.42%) NFS
5 2 (1.42%) Squid
6 1 (0.71%) pfSense
6 1 (0.71%) vCloud
6 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (15.60%) Nessus
1 22 (15.60%) RSA enVision
2 19 (13.48%) QRadar
3 17 (12.06%) Puppet
4 9 (6.38%) Nexpose
4 9 (6.38%) Proventia
5 8 (5.67%) Nagios
6 7 (4.96%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (4.26%) CA Single Sign-On
7 6 (4.26%) CFEngine
7 6 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (3.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (2.84%) Cacti
9 4 (2.84%) logstash
9 4 (2.84%) Nmap
9 4 (2.84%) OSSEC
10 3 (2.13%) Kubernetes
10 3 (2.13%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.42%) Kibana
11 2 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (34.75%) ArcSight
2 45 (31.91%) Splunk
3 40 (28.37%) Cisco
4 30 (21.28%) CheckPoint
5 25 (17.73%) LogRhythm
6 23 (16.31%) Sourcefire
7 20 (14.18%) Intel Security
8 18 (12.77%) Intel
8 18 (12.77%) Palo Alto
9 17 (12.06%) Juniper
10 15 (10.64%) Fortinet
11 12 (8.51%) Qualys
12 11 (7.80%) F5
12 11 (7.80%) LogLogic
13 10 (7.09%) Citrix
13 10 (7.09%) HP
14 9 (6.38%) NetWitness
14 9 (6.38%) ScanSafe
14 9 (6.38%) Symantec
15 8 (5.67%) VMware
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