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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 842 865 872
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 70 91 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.083% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 72 103
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -

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
42932 50177 55051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.88% 45.85% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34879 40948 43574
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Sourcefire as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016 within the UK.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in the UK

Sourcefire
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 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 +32 66 £48,000 +6.66% 7
East of England - 20 £70,000 - 1
London +56 19 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Hertfordshire - 18 £70,000 -
South East -3 17 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Berkshire -8 17 £40,000 - 3
Reading +5 16 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £70,000 -
City of London +62 4 £45,000 -21.73%
West Yorkshire - 3 £37,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £37,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
Luton - 2 - - 1
Slough +9 1 £60,000 +57.89%
South West -2 1 £42,500 -39.28% 1
Cheltenham - 1 £42,500 -
Leeds - 1 £37,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Midlands - 1 £46,000 -

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Sourcefire 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 Sourcefire.

1 102 (80.95%) Cisco
2 78 (61.90%) Firewall
3 68 (53.97%) CheckPoint
4 67 (53.17%) Juniper
5 61 (48.41%) SIEM
6 56 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
7 55 (43.65%) TCP/IP
8 52 (41.27%) F5
9 48 (38.10%) Palo Alto
10 42 (33.33%) Windows
11 41 (32.54%) Cisco Certification
12 40 (31.75%) Network Security
13 35 (27.78%) Blue Coat
14 34 (26.98%) Linux
15 33 (26.19%) CISSP
16 32 (25.40%) ITIL
17 31 (24.60%) CCNP
18 30 (23.81%) Unix
19 28 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
19 28 (22.22%) Fortinet
20 27 (21.43%) Solaris
20 27 (21.43%) Forcepoint
21 25 (19.84%) SANS
22 24 (19.05%) Presales
22 24 (19.05%) Windows 2000
22 24 (19.05%) VPN
22 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
22 24 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 24 (19.05%) Crossbeam
22 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008

Sourcefire
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 6 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.79%) CloudStack
2 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) IaaS
1 1 (0.79%) PaaS
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (61.90%) Firewall
2 56 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 55 (43.65%) TCP/IP
4 40 (31.75%) Network Security
5 28 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 24 (19.05%) VPN
7 18 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
8 15 (11.90%) WAN
9 14 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
10 13 (10.32%) LAN
11 11 (8.73%) Internet
12 10 (7.94%) Wireless
12 10 (7.94%) Wireshark
13 9 (7.14%) MPLS
14 8 (6.35%) DNS
14 8 (6.35%) tcpdump
15 7 (5.56%) FTP
15 7 (5.56%) HTTP
15 7 (5.56%) OSPF
15 7 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.79%) Big Data
2 1 (0.79%) MySQL
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (15.87%) German Language
2 12 (9.52%) French Language
3 10 (7.94%) Finance
4 9 (7.14%) Local Government
5 5 (3.97%) Billing
6 3 (2.38%) Banking
6 3 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (34.13%) Analyst
2 42 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 32 (25.40%) Security Analyst
4 21 (16.67%) Consultant
5 20 (15.87%) Juniper Engineer
5 20 (15.87%) Security Consultant
6 16 (12.70%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (11.11%) Network Consultant
7 14 (11.11%) Network Engineer
8 13 (10.32%) Network Security Consultant
9 11 (8.73%) Network Analyst
9 11 (8.73%) SOC Analyst
10 10 (7.94%) Architect
10 10 (7.94%) Network Security Analyst
11 8 (6.35%) Network Architect
11 8 (6.35%) Principal Consultant
11 8 (6.35%) Principal Security Consultant
11 8 (6.35%) Security Architect
11 8 (6.35%) Security Technical Architect
11 8 (6.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.38%) JSON
1 3 (2.38%) Regular Expression
1 3 (2.38%) REST
1 3 (2.38%) SOAP
1 3 (2.38%) XML
2 2 (1.59%) Web Services
3 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.25%) Management Information System
2 22 (17.46%) Security Operations Centre
3 18 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 12 (9.52%) Private Cloud
5 11 (8.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (4.76%) Cybercrime
8 4 (3.17%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.59%) Clustering
10 1 (0.79%) CESG
10 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.79%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.79%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.79%) PKI
10 1 (0.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.33%) Windows
2 34 (26.98%) Linux
3 30 (23.81%) Unix
4 27 (21.43%) Solaris
5 24 (19.05%) Windows 2000
5 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (8.73%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.59%) Android
8 1 (0.79%) Debian
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.41%) SIEM
2 32 (25.40%) ITIL
3 24 (19.05%) Presales
4 22 (17.46%) Security Operations
5 21 (16.67%) Information Security
6 20 (15.87%) Mentoring
7 16 (12.70%) Data Protection
7 16 (12.70%) Identity Management
8 15 (11.90%) Network Architecture
8 15 (11.90%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (10.32%) Analytics
9 13 (10.32%) Incident Management
10 12 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (9.52%) Risk Management
11 11 (8.73%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 11 (8.73%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 10 (7.94%) Compliance Audit
12 10 (7.94%) DDoS Mitigation
12 10 (7.94%) Migration
13 9 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.35%) Perl
2 7 (5.56%) Python
3 4 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.38%) Ruby
5 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.59%) SQL
6 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (32.54%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (26.19%) CISSP
3 31 (24.60%) CCNP
4 25 (19.84%) SANS
5 23 (18.25%) CCSE
6 20 (15.87%) SC Cleared
6 20 (15.87%) Security Cleared
7 18 (14.29%) GIAC
8 14 (11.11%) CCIE
8 14 (11.11%) CCNA
9 11 (8.73%) CEH
9 11 (8.73%) GCIH
10 10 (7.94%) CCSA
10 10 (7.94%) GCIA
11 9 (7.14%) CCDP
12 8 (6.35%) ISACA
13 6 (4.76%) JNCIP
14 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (3.17%) MCSE
15 4 (3.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (15.08%) PCI DSS
3 11 (8.73%) GPG13
4 8 (6.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (17.46%) Snort
2 11 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.35%) XenApp
3 8 (6.35%) XenDesktop
4 7 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 6 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.59%) NFS
7 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.79%) KVM
7 1 (0.79%) pfSense
7 1 (0.79%) vCloud
7 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) QRadar
2 11 (8.73%) RSA Security Analytics
3 9 (7.14%) AirWatch
4 6 (4.76%) RSA enVision
5 5 (3.97%) Nessus
6 4 (3.17%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (2.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.59%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.59%) RSA Archer
8 2 (1.59%) SCOM
9 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.79%) EnCase
9 1 (0.79%) FTK
9 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.79%) OpenVAS
9 1 (0.79%) OSSEC
9 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 102 (80.95%) Cisco
2 68 (53.97%) CheckPoint
3 67 (53.17%) Juniper
4 52 (41.27%) F5
5 48 (38.10%) Palo Alto
6 35 (27.78%) Blue Coat
7 28 (22.22%) Fortinet
8 27 (21.43%) Forcepoint
9 24 (19.05%) Crossbeam
10 23 (18.25%) Symantec
11 22 (17.46%) Intel Security
12 21 (16.67%) Splunk
13 19 (15.08%) LogRhythm
14 18 (14.29%) IBM
15 16 (12.70%) FireEye
16 15 (11.90%) ArcSight
17 11 (8.73%) VMware
18 10 (7.94%) Citrix
18 10 (7.94%) Lancope
19 9 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
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