The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sourcefire, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 781 809 766
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -43
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 109 96 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 95 71 88
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51059 53070 52621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.20% 47.02% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 41278 42242 43022
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sourcefire
Salary Trend

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

Sourcefire Salary Trend in the UK

Sourcefire
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sourcefire over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in the UK

Sourcefire
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 105 £50,000 +11.11% 10
South East -20 33 £50,000 +11.11% 1
London +17 24 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Cheshire - 21 £47,500 -
North West - 21 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +9 15 £50,000 +21.21% 6
West Yorkshire +6 15 £50,000 +21.21% 5
Berkshire -17 15 £48,000 -4.00%
Leeds +15 14 £50,000 +21.21% 4
Hampshire -22 14 £48,000 +6.66% 1
Reading -13 11 £52,000 +4.00%
East of England +11 5 £55,000 +12.24% 1
City of London +8 5 £80,000 -
Southampton -32 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Bedfordshire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Surrey - 4 £65,000 -
South West - 4 £72,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £56,000 - 1
Slough - 4 £48,000 -
Luton - 4 £55,000 -
Bracknell - 4 £48,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £55,000 -
High Wycombe - 4 £55,000 -
Farnborough - 4 £48,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £57,500 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £65,000 -
Swindon - 3 £80,000 -
Scotland - 3 £57,500 - 1

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 117 (61.26%) Cisco
2 103 (53.93%) Firewall
3 85 (44.50%) Juniper
4 71 (37.17%) SIEM
5 70 (36.65%) CheckPoint
6 65 (34.03%) F5
6 65 (34.03%) Network Security
7 58 (30.37%) Intrusion Detection
7 58 (30.37%) Linux
8 57 (29.84%) Snort
9 51 (26.70%) Windows
9 51 (26.70%) Cisco Certification
10 47 (24.61%) Blue Coat
11 45 (23.56%) Finance
12 40 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (20.94%) UNIX
13 39 (20.42%) WAN
14 38 (19.90%) TCP/IP
14 38 (19.90%) Splunk
15 37 (19.37%) Cisco ASA
16 36 (18.85%) Information Security
16 36 (18.85%) CCNP
17 30 (15.71%) Solaris
18 29 (15.18%) LAN
18 29 (15.18%) CISSP
19 28 (14.66%) SLA
19 28 (14.66%) Security Cleared
20 26 (13.61%) Management Information System
21 25 (13.09%) Fortinet
21 25 (13.09%) Cisco Nexus

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.09%) Lync
1 4 (2.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 103 (53.93%) Firewall
2 65 (34.03%) Network Security
3 58 (30.37%) Intrusion Detection
4 39 (20.42%) WAN
5 38 (19.90%) TCP/IP
6 37 (19.37%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (15.18%) LAN
8 25 (13.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (12.04%) Wireless
10 22 (11.52%) Wireshark
10 22 (11.52%) DNS
11 21 (10.99%) VPN
12 17 (8.90%) DHCP
13 13 (6.81%) tcpdump
14 11 (5.76%) Internet
15 9 (4.71%) IP Telephony
16 8 (4.19%) FTP
16 8 (4.19%) SSL
16 8 (4.19%) FWSM
17 6 (3.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.76%) Data Mining
1 11 (5.76%) Big Data
2 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Metasploit
General
1 45 (23.56%) Finance
2 22 (11.52%) Financial Institution
3 17 (8.90%) Banking
4 10 (5.24%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.14%) Law
6 4 (2.09%) Legal
7 3 (1.57%) Advertising
8 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (29.84%) Analyst
2 45 (23.56%) Consultant
3 41 (21.47%) Security Engineer
4 37 (19.37%) Security Consultant
5 32 (16.75%) Security Analyst
6 26 (13.61%) Network Consultant
6 26 (13.61%) Network Security Consultant
7 19 (9.95%) Network Engineer
8 13 (6.81%) Architect
9 11 (5.76%) Sales Consultant
10 10 (5.24%) Business Analyst
11 9 (4.71%) Senior Security Engineer
12 7 (3.66%) Cisco Specialist
12 7 (3.66%) Security Architect
12 7 (3.66%) Lead Business Analyst
13 6 (3.14%) Designer
13 6 (3.14%) Senior Technician
13 6 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.62%) Network Security Engineer
14 5 (2.62%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.14%) XMPP
2 5 (2.62%) Regular Expression
2 5 (2.62%) XML
3 1 (0.52%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.52%) WCF
3 1 (0.52%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.52%) .NET
3 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.61%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.66%) Open Source
4 5 (2.62%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.05%) CESG
7 2 (1.05%) PKI
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.52%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 58 (30.37%) Linux
2 51 (26.70%) Windows
3 40 (20.94%) UNIX
4 30 (15.71%) Solaris
5 22 (11.52%) Windows 2000
5 22 (11.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.17%) SIEM
2 40 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (18.85%) Information Security
4 25 (13.09%) Cyber Security
5 24 (12.57%) ITIL
6 21 (10.99%) Mentoring
7 19 (9.95%) Change Control
8 16 (8.38%) Coaching
8 16 (8.38%) Analytics
8 16 (8.38%) Migration
8 16 (8.38%) Network Design
9 15 (7.85%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (6.28%) Load Balancing
11 11 (5.76%) Anomaly Detection
11 11 (5.76%) Vulnerability Management
12 10 (5.24%) Waterfall
12 10 (5.24%) Use Case
12 10 (5.24%) Security Testing
12 10 (5.24%) User Stories
12 10 (5.24%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (26.70%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (18.85%) CCNP
3 29 (15.18%) CISSP
4 28 (14.66%) Security Cleared
5 22 (11.52%) SC Cleared
6 21 (10.99%) CCIE
7 17 (8.90%) CCNA
7 17 (8.90%) ISEB
8 16 (8.38%) CCSE
9 15 (7.85%) CEH
10 13 (6.81%) CISM
10 13 (6.81%) GIAC
11 12 (6.28%) Degree
11 12 (6.28%) DV Cleared
12 10 (5.24%) GCIH
12 10 (5.24%) GCIA
13 9 (4.71%) SSCP
14 8 (4.19%) CCSP
15 7 (3.66%) JNCIP
16 5 (2.62%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.66%) SLA
2 15 (7.85%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) GPG13
System Software
1 57 (29.84%) Snort
2 11 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.05%) vCloud
3 2 (1.05%) pfSense
3 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (6.81%) Nessus
2 7 (3.66%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.05%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.52%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 117 (61.26%) Cisco
2 85 (44.50%) Juniper
3 70 (36.65%) CheckPoint
4 65 (34.03%) F5
5 47 (24.61%) Blue Coat
6 38 (19.90%) Splunk
7 25 (13.09%) Fortinet
8 24 (12.57%) LogRhythm
9 22 (11.52%) Crossbeam
10 19 (9.95%) McAfee
11 17 (8.90%) Websense
11 17 (8.90%) Microsoft
11 17 (8.90%) ArcSight
12 16 (8.38%) IBM
13 15 (7.85%) VMware
14 14 (7.33%) HP
15 10 (5.24%) Symantec
16 8 (4.19%) Aruba
17 7 (3.66%) IronPort
18 6 (3.14%) Meraki
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
UK
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £54999 per annum + Bonus + Car + benefits.
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Full Benefits inc training
Posted: 26 days ago