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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 864 923 866
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -57
Permanent jobs citing Snort 63 61 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.055% 0.099%
As % of the System Software category 0.51% 0.48% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 101
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £38,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £66,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -

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
12299 12688 13081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.55% 11.52% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10447 10504 10872
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 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 July 2016 within the UK.

Snort Salary Histogram in the UK

Snort
Top 27 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 27 July 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 +33 63 £60,000 +20.00% 7
London +42 28 £76,250 +38.63% 2
South East +14 18 £57,500 +17.94%
Surrey +38 15 £57,500 +35.29%
South West +10 5 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Bristol +24 4 £57,500 +76.92% 1
West Midlands - 4 £37,500 - 1
East of England - 3 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 - - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £37,000 - 2
Luton - 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £37,000 - 2
City of London +58 2 £57,500 +2.22%
Berkshire 0 2 £60,000 +26.31%
East Midlands - 2 £48,500 -
Slough +8 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Gloucestershire -7 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Kent - 1 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £65,000 -
Northampton - 1 £55,000 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Leamington Spa - 1 £37,500 -
Leeds - 1 £37,000 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £55,000 -

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 101 (63.13%) SIEM
2 88 (55.00%) Firewall
3 78 (48.75%) CISSP
4 69 (43.13%) Linux
5 58 (36.25%) TCP/IP
5 58 (36.25%) Security Operations
6 56 (35.00%) ArcSight
7 53 (33.13%) HTTP
7 53 (33.13%) Windows
8 50 (31.25%) GCIH
9 49 (30.63%) Unix
10 47 (29.38%) CEH
11 45 (28.13%) Information Security
11 45 (28.13%) Splunk
12 44 (27.50%) ITIL
13 43 (26.88%) DNS
14 42 (26.25%) Cisco
15 41 (25.63%) Cybersecurity
16 40 (25.00%) Wireshark
17 38 (23.75%) CISM
18 36 (22.50%) Security Operations Centre
19 34 (21.25%) tcpdump
19 34 (21.25%) Python
19 34 (21.25%) Network Security
19 34 (21.25%) GCIA
20 33 (20.63%) Management Information System
20 33 (20.63%) SANS
21 31 (19.38%) Active Directory
21 31 (19.38%) Degree
22 30 (18.75%) Java

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 9 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.75%) Liferay
2 6 (3.75%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.13%) Jetty
4 3 (1.88%) IBM Domino
4 3 (1.88%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.88%) Zimbra
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Office
1 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Heroku
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 88 (55.00%) Firewall
2 58 (36.25%) TCP/IP
3 53 (33.13%) HTTP
4 43 (26.88%) DNS
5 40 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 34 (21.25%) Network Security
6 34 (21.25%) tcpdump
7 26 (16.25%) Internet
7 26 (16.25%) SMTP
8 20 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 18 (11.25%) SSL
10 15 (9.38%) LAN
10 15 (9.38%) WAN
11 14 (8.75%) IPv4
11 14 (8.75%) IPv6
12 13 (8.13%) FTP
12 13 (8.13%) VLAN
13 11 (6.88%) LDAP
14 10 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.75%) MySQL
2 6 (3.75%) Apache Accumulo
2 6 (3.75%) Big Data
2 6 (3.75%) Hadoop
2 6 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.75%) Eclipse
2 6 (3.75%) NetBeans
2 6 (3.75%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.13%) Subversion
4 3 (1.88%) git-flow
4 3 (1.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.88%) JIRA
4 3 (1.88%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.63%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (18.75%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Retail
3 6 (3.75%) Marketing
4 5 (3.13%) Electronics
4 5 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.50%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.25%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.25%) Military
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (56.25%) Analyst
2 65 (40.63%) Security Analyst
3 32 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
4 23 (14.38%) Senior Analyst
5 20 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
6 14 (8.75%) Operations Analyst
7 13 (8.13%) Presales Engineer
7 13 (8.13%) Security Operations Analyst
8 12 (7.50%) IT Analyst
8 12 (7.50%) IT Security Analyst
8 12 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (6.88%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 11 (6.88%) Operations Manager
10 10 (6.25%) Operational Security Manager
10 10 (6.25%) Security Manager
10 10 (6.25%) Security Operations Manager
11 8 (5.00%) Security Specialist
11 8 (5.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
11 8 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (5.00%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.75%) Kafka
1 6 (3.75%) Regular Expression
2 5 (3.13%) HornetQ
2 5 (3.13%) JMX
2 5 (3.13%) LAMP
3 1 (0.63%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.63%) MCollective
3 1 (0.63%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 33 (20.63%) Management Information System
3 29 (18.13%) Computer Science
4 20 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (9.38%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (6.88%) iPad
7 9 (5.63%) Cyber Attack
8 8 (5.00%) Data Centre
8 8 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (5.00%) Fintech
8 8 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (4.38%) Cybercrime
10 6 (3.75%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (3.75%) User Experience
11 5 (3.13%) Mathematics
12 4 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (2.50%) PKI
12 4 (2.50%) Social Network
13 3 (1.88%) Grid Computing
13 3 (1.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (43.13%) Linux
2 53 (33.13%) Windows
3 49 (30.63%) Unix
4 5 (3.13%) Debian
5 3 (1.88%) Kali Linux
5 3 (1.88%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.63%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (63.13%) SIEM
2 58 (36.25%) Security Operations
3 45 (28.13%) Information Security
4 44 (27.50%) ITIL
5 41 (25.63%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (13.75%) Vulnerability Management
7 20 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 17 (10.63%) Configuration Management
8 17 (10.63%) Protective Monitoring
9 15 (9.38%) Analytics
10 14 (8.75%) Mentoring
10 14 (8.75%) Presales
11 13 (8.13%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (8.13%) Ethical Hacking
11 13 (8.13%) Incident Management
11 13 (8.13%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (7.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 11 (6.88%) Load Balancing
13 11 (6.88%) Open Source
13 11 (6.88%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.25%) Python
2 30 (18.75%) Java
3 27 (16.88%) SQL
4 22 (13.75%) Ruby
5 16 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 15 (9.38%) C
7 13 (8.13%) Perl
8 9 (5.63%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.38%) VB
10 5 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.50%) C++
11 4 (2.50%) Erlang
11 4 (2.50%) Haskell
11 4 (2.50%) Lisp
12 2 (1.25%) PHP
13 1 (0.63%) Korn
Qualifications
1 78 (48.75%) CISSP
2 50 (31.25%) GCIH
3 47 (29.38%) CEH
4 38 (23.75%) CISM
5 34 (21.25%) GCIA
6 33 (20.63%) SANS
7 31 (19.38%) Degree
8 23 (14.38%) GIAC
9 20 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 20 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 16 (10.00%) CREST Certified
11 14 (8.75%) CompTIA Security+
11 14 (8.75%) Security+ Certification
11 14 (8.75%) SSCP
12 12 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (7.50%) DV Cleared
13 11 (6.88%) CCNA
14 8 (5.00%) GREM
15 7 (4.38%) GCFA
16 5 (3.13%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (9.38%) COBIT
3 6 (3.75%) GPG13
4 4 (2.50%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (0.63%) QA
5 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (19.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.25%) Docker
3 6 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.13%) iptables
4 5 (3.13%) KVM
4 5 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (3.13%) Xen
5 3 (1.88%) NFS
5 3 (1.88%) Squid
6 1 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (14.38%) Nessus
2 21 (13.13%) RSA enVision
3 17 (10.63%) Puppet
4 14 (8.75%) QRadar
5 12 (7.50%) Nagios
6 10 (6.25%) Nexpose
6 10 (6.25%) Proventia
7 8 (5.00%) CFEngine
7 8 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (4.38%) Kubernetes
8 7 (4.38%) OSSEC
9 6 (3.75%) CA Single Sign-On
10 5 (3.13%) Cacti
11 3 (1.88%) logstash
11 3 (1.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (1.88%) RSA Archer
11 3 (1.88%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 1 (0.63%) EnCase
Vendors
1 56 (35.00%) ArcSight
2 45 (28.13%) Splunk
3 42 (26.25%) Cisco
4 24 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 24 (15.00%) LogRhythm
5 18 (11.25%) Sourcefire
6 15 (9.38%) Intel Security
7 14 (8.75%) Intel
7 14 (8.75%) Qualys
8 13 (8.13%) Fortinet
8 13 (8.13%) Juniper
8 13 (8.13%) LogLogic
9 11 (6.88%) Citrix
9 11 (6.88%) F5
10 10 (6.25%) IBM
10 10 (6.25%) NetWitness
10 10 (6.25%) ScanSafe
11 7 (4.38%) Palo Alto
11 7 (4.38%) SolarWinds
12 6 (3.75%) HP
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recann
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Salary, Pension, Holidays
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