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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 782 802 819
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 84 73 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.070% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 73 34 52
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,375 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -5.00%

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
49752 49605 52244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.78% 47.57% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41004 39386 43651
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +24 79 £50,000 +5.26% 8
North West - 24 £47,500 - 1
Cheshire - 24 £47,500 - 1
South East -33 19 £49,375 +3.94% 3
London +7 14 £65,000 -3.70% 2
Hampshire -26 13 £49,375 +23.43% 2
South West - 12 £59,500 -
Reading -9 11 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Berkshire -15 11 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Southampton +2 10 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Swindon - 10 £54,000 -
Wiltshire - 10 £54,000 -
East of England -12 8 £48,000 +22.29%
Wilmslow - 6 £44,000 -
Essex - 6 £48,000 -
Basingstoke - 5 - -
West Yorkshire -12 3 £65,000 - 2
Yorkshire -18 3 £65,000 - 2
Scotland - 3 £57,500 -
Brentwood - 3 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £57,500 -
Bradford -8 2 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands -10 2 £65,000 -
Birmingham -13 2 £65,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £50,000 -
Leeds - 2 £57,500 - 1
Watford - 2 £47,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 £56,875 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
City of London - 1 £60,000 -

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 95 (53.37%) Firewall
2 94 (52.81%) Cisco
3 74 (41.57%) SIEM
4 72 (40.45%) Juniper
5 65 (36.52%) Linux
6 62 (34.83%) CheckPoint
7 61 (34.27%) Network Security
8 58 (32.58%) Windows
9 57 (32.02%) F5
10 51 (28.65%) Security Cleared
11 49 (27.53%) Intrusion Detection
12 48 (26.97%) SC Cleared
13 43 (24.16%) Blue Coat
14 42 (23.60%) UNIX
15 41 (23.03%) Snort
16 40 (22.47%) TCP/IP
16 40 (22.47%) Cisco Certification
17 39 (21.91%) Cisco ASA
18 35 (19.66%) Wireshark
18 35 (19.66%) WAN
19 34 (19.10%) Finance
20 33 (18.54%) Information Security
20 33 (18.54%) Splunk
21 32 (17.98%) VPN
21 32 (17.98%) Solaris
21 32 (17.98%) McAfee
22 30 (16.85%) CCNP
23 29 (16.29%) SLA
23 29 (16.29%) Change Control
24 28 (15.73%) tcpdump

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 95 (53.37%) Firewall
2 61 (34.27%) Network Security
3 49 (27.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 40 (22.47%) TCP/IP
5 39 (21.91%) Cisco ASA
6 35 (19.66%) Wireshark
6 35 (19.66%) WAN
7 32 (17.98%) VPN
8 28 (15.73%) tcpdump
9 21 (11.80%) Wireless
10 20 (11.24%) LAN
11 17 (9.55%) DNS
12 15 (8.43%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (7.87%) Internet
14 12 (6.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 11 (6.18%) SSL
15 11 (6.18%) DHCP
16 9 (5.06%) FWSM
16 9 (5.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 6 (3.37%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.74%) Big Data
1 12 (6.74%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Metasploit
General
1 34 (19.10%) Finance
2 15 (8.43%) Financial Institution
3 11 (6.18%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.62%) Banking
5 5 (2.81%) Law
6 3 (1.69%) Advertising
7 2 (1.12%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (32.02%) Analyst
2 41 (23.03%) Security Engineer
3 35 (19.66%) Security Analyst
4 30 (16.85%) Consultant
5 23 (12.92%) Security Consultant
6 20 (11.24%) Network Engineer
7 16 (8.99%) Architect
8 15 (8.43%) Network Consultant
8 15 (8.43%) Network Security Consultant
9 12 (6.74%) Sales Consultant
10 11 (6.18%) Designer
11 10 (5.62%) Security Architect
11 10 (5.62%) Senior Security Engineer
12 9 (5.06%) Network Architect
12 9 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (5.06%) Network Security Engineer
12 9 (5.06%) Network Security Architect
13 8 (4.49%) Senior Designer
13 8 (4.49%) Security Designer
14 7 (3.93%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.37%) XMPP
2 3 (1.69%) XML
2 3 (1.69%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.56%) Web Services
3 1 (0.56%) .NET
3 1 (0.56%) WCF
3 1 (0.56%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.56%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.80%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.25%) PKI
4 3 (1.69%) CESG
4 3 (1.69%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.69%) Open Source
5 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 65 (36.52%) Linux
2 58 (32.58%) Windows
3 42 (23.60%) UNIX
4 32 (17.98%) Solaris
5 25 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (12.36%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.69%) SUSE
7 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (41.57%) SIEM
2 33 (18.54%) Information Security
3 29 (16.29%) Change Control
4 26 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (14.04%) ITIL
6 24 (13.48%) Cyber Security
7 21 (11.80%) Network Design
7 21 (11.80%) Analytics
8 14 (7.87%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (7.30%) Incident Management
9 13 (7.30%) Mentoring
10 12 (6.74%) Anomaly Detection
11 11 (6.18%) Computer Forensics
11 11 (6.18%) Coaching
12 10 (5.62%) Security Testing
12 10 (5.62%) Information Assurance
13 9 (5.06%) Network Management
13 9 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (4.49%) Ethical Hacking
14 8 (4.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.69%) SQL
2 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.56%) Perl
2 1 (0.56%) PHP
2 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (28.65%) Security Cleared
2 48 (26.97%) SC Cleared
3 40 (22.47%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (16.85%) CCNP
5 27 (15.17%) DV Cleared
5 27 (15.17%) GCIA
5 27 (15.17%) GCIH
6 20 (11.24%) CISSP
7 17 (9.55%) CCIE
8 16 (8.99%) GIAC
9 14 (7.87%) CCNA
10 13 (7.30%) CCSE
11 11 (6.18%) CISM
12 10 (5.62%) CEH
12 10 (5.62%) Degree
13 8 (4.49%) ISEB
14 7 (3.93%) SSCP
14 7 (3.93%) JNCIP
15 6 (3.37%) CCSA
16 5 (2.81%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (16.29%) SLA
2 19 (10.67%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.12%) GPG13
4 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 41 (23.03%) Snort
2 7 (3.93%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.37%) ProxySG
4 4 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.12%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (6.74%) Nessus
2 7 (3.93%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 94 (52.81%) Cisco
2 72 (40.45%) Juniper
3 62 (34.83%) CheckPoint
4 57 (32.02%) F5
5 43 (24.16%) Blue Coat
6 33 (18.54%) Splunk
7 32 (17.98%) McAfee
8 25 (14.04%) LogRhythm
9 23 (12.92%) Fortinet
10 22 (12.36%) Websense
10 22 (12.36%) Crossbeam
11 11 (6.18%) Symantec
12 9 (5.06%) Microsoft
13 7 (3.93%) VMware
13 7 (3.93%) HP
13 7 (3.93%) ArcSight
14 6 (3.37%) Meraki
14 6 (3.37%) ScanSafe
14 6 (3.37%) IronPort
14 6 (3.37%) Nokia
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Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £50000 per annum + potential relocator package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Package & Bonus (Car Allowance)
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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