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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 793 810 839
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +29
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 111 51 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.049% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.10% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 94 37 43
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%

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
54231 50236 56405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.46% 47.78% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43003 41177 47170
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 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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
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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 +18 110 £45,000 -18.18% 5
South East +17 54 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Hampshire +14 32 £45,000 -37.93% 1
Berkshire 0 20 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Southampton - 19 £45,000 -
London -30 13 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Reading -8 12 £52,500 +10.52% 1
West Midlands -17 12 £51,000 -7.27%
East of England - 12 £45,000 - 1
Suffolk - 12 £45,000 - 1
Ipswich - 12 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham - 8 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 8 £45,000 -
North West - 8 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +9 3 £51,000 -7.27%
City of London - 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 £57,256 -
Warwick - 3 £51,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 £42,500 -
Slough - 3 £57,500 -
Knutsford - 3 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 -
Hinckley - 2 £57,256 -
Swindon - 2 £50,000 -
South West - 2 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £57,256 -
Newbury +9 1 - -
Chiswick -5 1 £47,500 -
Yorkshire -37 1 £45,000 +38.46%

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 105 (50.24%) Firewall
2 92 (44.02%) SIEM
3 79 (37.80%) CheckPoint
4 76 (36.36%) Cisco
4 76 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 74 (35.41%) Network Security
6 73 (34.93%) SC Cleared
7 67 (32.06%) Intrusion Detection
8 66 (31.58%) Juniper
9 64 (30.62%) Snort
10 59 (28.23%) GCIA
11 58 (27.75%) DV Cleared
12 56 (26.79%) TCP/IP
13 55 (26.32%) Information Security
13 55 (26.32%) F5
14 50 (23.92%) Windows
15 47 (22.49%) Linux
15 47 (22.49%) Analytics
16 45 (21.53%) LogRhythm
17 41 (19.62%) WAN
17 41 (19.62%) Wireshark
18 40 (19.14%) Blue Coat
19 39 (18.66%) Cyber Security
19 39 (18.66%) Cisco ASA
20 38 (18.18%) tcpdump
21 37 (17.70%) Cisco Certification
22 36 (17.22%) LAN
22 36 (17.22%) Websense
23 35 (16.75%) GCIH
24 33 (15.79%) CCNP

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (5.74%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (50.24%) Firewall
2 74 (35.41%) Network Security
3 67 (32.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 56 (26.79%) TCP/IP
5 41 (19.62%) WAN
5 41 (19.62%) Wireshark
6 39 (18.66%) Cisco ASA
7 38 (18.18%) tcpdump
8 36 (17.22%) LAN
9 27 (12.92%) DNS
10 19 (9.09%) VPN
11 17 (8.13%) Internet
12 16 (7.66%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (6.70%) DHCP
13 14 (6.70%) Wireless
13 14 (6.70%) IP Telephony
14 12 (5.74%) IPv6
14 12 (5.74%) IPX
15 11 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
15 11 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.96%) Big Data
2 1 (0.48%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Paros
1 1 (0.48%) FxCop
General
1 19 (9.09%) Finance
2 14 (6.70%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.87%) Law
4 4 (1.91%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.91%) German Language
4 4 (1.91%) Banking
5 3 (1.44%) French Language
6 2 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Retail
7 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (48.33%) Analyst
2 81 (38.76%) Security Analyst
3 42 (20.10%) Consultant
4 31 (14.83%) Security Engineer
5 27 (12.92%) Network Engineer
6 24 (11.48%) Security Consultant
7 19 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
8 17 (8.13%) Architect
9 15 (7.18%) Network Architect
9 15 (7.18%) Cyber Security Analyst
10 14 (6.70%) Technical Consultant
10 14 (6.70%) Network Security Engineer
10 14 (6.70%) Network Consultant
10 14 (6.70%) Network Security Consultant
11 13 (6.22%) IT Security Analyst
12 12 (5.74%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (5.74%) Operations Analyst
12 12 (5.74%) Security Architect
12 12 (5.74%) Security Operations Analyst
13 11 (5.26%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.48%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.74%) PKI
3 9 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.39%) Cryptography
4 5 (2.39%) CESG
5 3 (1.44%) SCADA
6 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.48%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (23.92%) Windows
2 47 (22.49%) Linux
3 31 (14.83%) Solaris
4 30 (14.35%) UNIX
5 18 (8.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (7.18%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.96%) SUSE
9 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (44.02%) SIEM
2 55 (26.32%) Information Security
3 47 (22.49%) Analytics
4 39 (18.66%) Cyber Security
5 28 (13.40%) ITIL
6 25 (11.96%) Change Control
7 21 (10.05%) Incident Management
8 16 (7.66%) Data Security
9 15 (7.18%) Software Licensing
10 14 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (6.22%) Project Planning
11 13 (6.22%) Mentoring
12 12 (5.74%) Load Balancing
13 11 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (5.26%) Computer Forensics
13 11 (5.26%) PRINCE2
13 11 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
14 10 (4.78%) Security Testing
14 10 (4.78%) Operations Management
15 9 (4.31%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.96%) SQL
1 2 (0.96%) C
2 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.48%) Perl
2 1 (0.48%) PHP
2 1 (0.48%) Python
2 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 76 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 73 (34.93%) SC Cleared
3 59 (28.23%) GCIA
4 58 (27.75%) DV Cleared
5 37 (17.70%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (16.75%) GCIH
7 33 (15.79%) CCNP
8 29 (13.88%) GIAC
9 24 (11.48%) CISSP
10 20 (9.57%) CISM
11 18 (8.61%) CCNA
12 17 (8.13%) CCIE
13 14 (6.70%) CCSP
13 14 (6.70%) CCSE
14 13 (6.22%) Degree
15 12 (5.74%) CCSA
16 10 (4.78%) CEH
17 8 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 8 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (2.87%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.57%) SLA
2 19 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 13 (6.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (4.78%) GPG13
5 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (30.62%) Snort
2 17 (8.13%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.78%) Squid
4 9 (4.31%) ProxySG
5 8 (3.83%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (3.83%) UAG
6 4 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.87%) Nessus
2 2 (0.96%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.48%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 79 (37.80%) CheckPoint
2 76 (36.36%) Cisco
3 66 (31.58%) Juniper
4 55 (26.32%) F5
5 45 (21.53%) LogRhythm
6 40 (19.14%) Blue Coat
7 36 (17.22%) Websense
8 28 (13.40%) McAfee
8 28 (13.40%) Splunk
9 17 (8.13%) Microsoft
9 17 (8.13%) Nokia
10 15 (7.18%) Crossbeam
11 13 (6.22%) Fortinet
11 13 (6.22%) ArcSight
12 12 (5.74%) HP
13 9 (4.31%) Symantec
14 5 (2.39%) Qualys
15 4 (1.91%) IBM
15 4 (1.91%) VMware
15 4 (1.91%) Trend Micro
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago