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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 804 788 821
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +33
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 89 119 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.10% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.22% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 71 104 35
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- -12.19%

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
49938 53691 50337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.60% 46.79% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40830 42546 41180
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 £72,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -33 81 £45,000 - 5
South East -8 38 £43,750 -2.77%
Berkshire +18 23 £40,000 -27.27%
London +14 21 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Reading +10 19 £45,000 -18.18%
Hampshire -17 17 £45,000 +5.88%
Aldershot - 10 £45,000 -
South West -14 9 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Bracknell +22 5 £38,000 -15.55%
Slough -2 5 £38,000 -33.91%
Farnborough - 5 £38,000 -
Swindon +15 4 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Wiltshire +2 4 £70,000 +7.69% 2
West Midlands -14 4 £70,000 +45.83%
City of London +25 3 £57,500 -
East Midlands -2 3 £45,000 -21.40%
Scotland - 2 £46,250 - 1
Bristol - 2 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey +3 1 £57,500 -17.85%
Birmingham +3 1 £45,500 +4.00%
Chiswick -2 1 - -
Nottingham -6 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Nottinghamshire -12 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Godalming - 1 £57,500 -
Chesterfield - 1 £45,000 -
Derby - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £52,500 - 1

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 102 (55.43%) Cisco
2 88 (47.83%) Juniper
3 84 (45.65%) F5
4 78 (42.39%) Firewall
5 72 (39.13%) SIEM
6 71 (38.59%) CheckPoint
7 60 (32.61%) Windows
8 57 (30.98%) TCP/IP
9 53 (28.80%) Linux
10 47 (25.54%) Network Security
10 47 (25.54%) Intrusion Detection
11 45 (24.46%) UNIX
11 45 (24.46%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (24.46%) Blue Coat
12 44 (23.91%) CISSP
13 41 (22.28%) Solaris
14 37 (20.11%) Cisco Certification
14 37 (20.11%) McAfee
14 37 (20.11%) Snort
15 36 (19.57%) LAN
16 35 (19.02%) ITIL
17 34 (18.48%) WAN
18 33 (17.93%) Data Centre
19 32 (17.39%) Security Cleared
20 31 (16.85%) Cisco ASA
20 31 (16.85%) Symantec
21 29 (15.76%) SC Cleared
22 28 (15.22%) ArcSight
23 27 (14.67%) Incident Management
24 26 (14.13%) CCNP

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (2.72%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.09%) Lync
4 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.09%) IaaS
2 1 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (42.39%) Firewall
2 57 (30.98%) TCP/IP
3 47 (25.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 47 (25.54%) Network Security
4 36 (19.57%) LAN
5 34 (18.48%) WAN
6 31 (16.85%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (12.50%) Wireless
8 22 (11.96%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (9.24%) Internet
10 15 (8.15%) FTP
10 15 (8.15%) Wireshark
11 14 (7.61%) HTTP
12 13 (7.07%) DNS
13 11 (5.98%) tcpdump
14 9 (4.89%) LDAP
14 9 (4.89%) SMTP
14 9 (4.89%) DHCP
14 9 (4.89%) VoIP
14 9 (4.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.63%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.54%) Big Data
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
General
1 20 (10.87%) Finance
2 14 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.80%) Marketing
3 7 (3.80%) German Language
4 5 (2.72%) French Language
4 5 (2.72%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.72%) Electronics
5 4 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.17%) Banking
6 3 (1.63%) Retail
7 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.09%) Local Government
7 2 (1.09%) Back Office
7 2 (1.09%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.09%) Law
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (44.57%) Analyst
2 56 (30.43%) Security Analyst
3 46 (25.00%) Consultant
4 27 (14.67%) Security Consultant
5 17 (9.24%) Operations Analyst
5 17 (9.24%) Security Engineer
6 16 (8.70%) Network Consultant
7 15 (8.15%) Architect
8 14 (7.61%) Security Architect
9 13 (7.07%) Network Security Consultant
9 13 (7.07%) Security Operations Analyst
10 11 (5.98%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (5.43%) Business Analyst
11 10 (5.43%) Designer
12 9 (4.89%) Senior Consultant
13 8 (4.35%) Lead Designer
13 8 (4.35%) Network Engineer
13 8 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
13 8 (4.35%) Technical Design Authority
13 8 (4.35%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.26%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.17%) Web Services
3 2 (1.09%) XML
3 2 (1.09%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.93%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.35%) PKI
4 7 (3.80%) Cybercrime
5 6 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.72%) DTV
7 4 (2.17%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.63%) Replication
9 2 (1.09%) CESG
9 2 (1.09%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) BYOD
10 1 (0.54%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.54%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 60 (32.61%) Windows
2 53 (28.80%) Linux
3 45 (24.46%) UNIX
4 41 (22.28%) Solaris
5 24 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (11.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (39.13%) SIEM
2 45 (24.46%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (19.02%) ITIL
4 27 (14.67%) Incident Management
5 20 (10.87%) Information Security
6 17 (9.24%) Mentoring
7 16 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 15 (8.15%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (8.15%) Cyber Security
8 15 (8.15%) Change Control
9 14 (7.61%) Analytics
10 13 (7.07%) Ethical Hacking
11 12 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (6.52%) Security Management
12 11 (5.98%) Malware Analysis
13 10 (5.43%) Coaching
13 10 (5.43%) User Stories
13 10 (5.43%) Waterfall
13 10 (5.43%) Load Balancing
13 10 (5.43%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.26%) SQL
2 2 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (23.91%) CISSP
2 37 (20.11%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 29 (15.76%) SC Cleared
5 26 (14.13%) CCNP
6 21 (11.41%) CCIE
7 14 (7.61%) CEH
8 12 (6.52%) ACSA
9 11 (5.98%) GCIH
10 10 (5.43%) CISM
10 10 (5.43%) ISEB
11 9 (4.89%) CCDP
12 8 (4.35%) GIAC
12 8 (4.35%) GCIA
12 8 (4.35%) CISA
12 8 (4.35%) Degree
13 7 (3.80%) HP MASE
13 7 (3.80%) CCNA
14 6 (3.26%) CCSE
14 6 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.96%) SLA
1 22 (11.96%) PCI DSS
2 21 (11.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.17%) COBIT
5 3 (1.63%) GPG13
System Software
1 37 (20.11%) Snort
2 11 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.98%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.72%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.63%) vCloud
4 3 (1.63%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.09%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 15 (8.15%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (5.43%) TrustSec
3 4 (2.17%) Nessus
3 4 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.63%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.63%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.54%) Nmap
5 1 (0.54%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 102 (55.43%) Cisco
2 88 (47.83%) Juniper
3 84 (45.65%) F5
4 71 (38.59%) CheckPoint
5 45 (24.46%) Blue Coat
6 37 (20.11%) McAfee
7 31 (16.85%) Symantec
8 28 (15.22%) ArcSight
9 23 (12.50%) Websense
10 21 (11.41%) Crossbeam
10 21 (11.41%) HP
11 19 (10.33%) Citrix
11 19 (10.33%) Fortinet
11 19 (10.33%) Qualys
12 18 (9.78%) VMware
13 15 (8.15%) IronPort
13 15 (8.15%) Microsoft
14 14 (7.61%) Splunk
14 14 (7.61%) FireEye
15 13 (7.07%) IBM
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