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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 794 833 821
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -12
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 101 53 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.049% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77 35 45
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +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
54147 51245 54965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.49% 47.37% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 43177 41951 45827
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 20 October 2014 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 20 October 2014. 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 +34 96 £51,250 -4.65% 7
South East +22 48 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Hampshire +24 31 £45,000 -37.93% 3
Southampton - 22 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire +12 19 £55,000 +15.78%
Reading -7 14 £55,000 +15.78%
London -3 10 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Birmingham -4 9 £56,250 -
West Midlands -15 9 £56,250 +2.27%
East of England - 9 £45,000 - 1
North West - 8 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 8 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 7 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 7 £45,000 -
Swindon - 5 £55,000 - 1
South West - 5 £55,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Knutsford - 4 £45,000 -
Oxford - 3 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £57,256 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
City of London - 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £57,256 -
East Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
Wilmslow - 2 £42,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 -
Bradford - 2 - -

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 97 (50.00%) Firewall
2 85 (43.81%) SIEM
3 74 (38.14%) Cisco
4 72 (37.11%) Security Cleared
5 69 (35.57%) SC Cleared
5 69 (35.57%) CheckPoint
6 65 (33.51%) Juniper
6 65 (33.51%) Network Security
7 57 (29.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 56 (28.87%) F5
9 54 (27.84%) DV Cleared
9 54 (27.84%) Snort
9 54 (27.84%) GCIA
10 51 (26.29%) TCP/IP
11 50 (25.77%) Windows
12 49 (25.26%) Linux
13 45 (23.20%) Information Security
13 45 (23.20%) Wireshark
14 42 (21.65%) Blue Coat
14 42 (21.65%) tcpdump
14 42 (21.65%) Analytics
14 42 (21.65%) LogRhythm
14 42 (21.65%) WAN
15 41 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
15 41 (21.13%) Cisco ASA
16 37 (19.07%) GCIH
17 35 (18.04%) Cyber Security
18 34 (17.53%) LAN
19 33 (17.01%) CCNP
20 32 (16.49%) Solaris

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 11 (5.67%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (5.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 97 (50.00%) Firewall
2 65 (33.51%) Network Security
3 57 (29.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 51 (26.29%) TCP/IP
5 45 (23.20%) Wireshark
6 42 (21.65%) tcpdump
6 42 (21.65%) WAN
7 41 (21.13%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (17.53%) LAN
9 27 (13.92%) DNS
10 25 (12.89%) VPN
11 17 (8.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (7.73%) Internet
12 15 (7.73%) DHCP
12 15 (7.73%) IP Telephony
13 14 (7.22%) Wireless
14 11 (5.67%) IPsec
14 11 (5.67%) SSL
14 11 (5.67%) IPv6
14 11 (5.67%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.03%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.03%) Big Data
3 1 (0.52%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 20 (10.31%) Finance
2 12 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.06%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.55%) German Language
4 3 (1.55%) Law
5 2 (1.03%) Advertising
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.03%) French Language
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (44.85%) Analyst
2 63 (32.47%) Security Analyst
3 39 (20.10%) Consultant
4 33 (17.01%) Security Engineer
5 29 (14.95%) Network Engineer
6 23 (11.86%) Security Consultant
7 18 (9.28%) Senior Consultant
8 15 (7.73%) IT Security Analyst
9 14 (7.22%) Network Security Engineer
10 13 (6.70%) Technical Consultant
10 13 (6.70%) Network Consultant
10 13 (6.70%) Network Security Consultant
10 13 (6.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
11 11 (5.67%) Network Architect
11 11 (5.67%) Architect
11 11 (5.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 9 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (4.64%) Network Analyst
13 8 (4.12%) Security Architect
13 8 (4.12%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.03%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.52%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.25%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.15%) PKI
4 8 (4.12%) CESG
5 5 (2.58%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.55%) SCADA
8 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.77%) Windows
2 49 (25.26%) Linux
3 32 (16.49%) Solaris
4 30 (15.46%) UNIX
5 19 (9.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (9.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (8.25%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (43.81%) SIEM
2 45 (23.20%) Information Security
3 42 (21.65%) Analytics
4 35 (18.04%) Cyber Security
5 27 (13.92%) ITIL
6 26 (13.40%) Change Control
7 19 (9.79%) Incident Management
7 19 (9.79%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (7.73%) Data Security
8 15 (7.73%) Software Licensing
9 13 (6.70%) Project Planning
10 12 (6.19%) Information Assurance
11 11 (5.67%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (5.67%) Load Balancing
12 10 (5.15%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (5.15%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.15%) Computer Forensics
13 8 (4.12%) Ethical Hacking
13 8 (4.12%) Network Design
13 8 (4.12%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.55%) SQL
2 2 (1.03%) C
3 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.52%) Perl
3 1 (0.52%) PHP
3 1 (0.52%) Python
3 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (37.11%) Security Cleared
2 69 (35.57%) SC Cleared
3 54 (27.84%) DV Cleared
3 54 (27.84%) GCIA
4 41 (21.13%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (19.07%) GCIH
6 33 (17.01%) CCNP
7 23 (11.86%) CCIE
7 23 (11.86%) GIAC
8 22 (11.34%) CISSP
9 18 (9.28%) CISM
9 18 (9.28%) CCNA
10 13 (6.70%) CCSP
10 13 (6.70%) Degree
11 12 (6.19%) CCSE
12 10 (5.15%) CCSA
13 7 (3.61%) JNCIE
13 7 (3.61%) CEH
13 7 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.37%) PCI DSS
2 21 (10.82%) SLA
3 12 (6.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (4.12%) GPG13
5 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (27.84%) Snort
2 16 (8.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.64%) ProxySG
4 8 (4.12%) Squid
5 7 (3.61%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (3.61%) UAG
6 6 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.61%) Nessus
1 7 (3.61%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 74 (38.14%) Cisco
2 69 (35.57%) CheckPoint
3 65 (33.51%) Juniper
4 56 (28.87%) F5
5 42 (21.65%) Blue Coat
5 42 (21.65%) LogRhythm
6 31 (15.98%) Websense
7 24 (12.37%) McAfee
8 21 (10.82%) Splunk
9 19 (9.79%) Fortinet
10 16 (8.25%) Crossbeam
10 16 (8.25%) Nokia
10 16 (8.25%) Microsoft
11 12 (6.19%) HP
11 12 (6.19%) ArcSight
12 11 (5.67%) Symantec
13 6 (3.09%) VMware
14 5 (2.58%) Qualys
15 4 (2.06%) Polycom
15 4 (2.06%) Aruba
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Great Package & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum P&L Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens + shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago