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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 823 846 862
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 112 91 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.085% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 95 81 34
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £49,375 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.94%

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
46373 50710 49747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.64% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37978 41612 39345
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in the UK

Sourcefire
Top 26 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 12 February 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
(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 +35 101 £50,750 +1.50% 12
South East +50 60 £49,000 -2.00% 4
Berkshire +24 47 £45,000 -11.76%
Reading +35 43 £37,500 -26.47%
London +15 23 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Hampshire +19 13 £51,000 +2.00%
Farnborough - 9 £51,000 -
South West -14 7 £50,000 -23.07%
Gloucestershire - 6 £48,750 -
Hertfordshire +8 5 £63,750 +15.90%
Hemel Hempstead +5 5 £63,750 +15.90%
Scotland +3 5 £61,250 +6.52% 2
East of England -2 5 £63,750 +32.81%
Glasgow - 5 £61,250 - 2
Cheltenham - 5 £47,500 -
City of London - 5 £80,000 - 1
West Midlands -13 4 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £62,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £71,250 - 1
Worcester - 2 £71,250 - 1
Bristol -9 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Warwickshire -17 1 £46,000 -2.12%
Warwick -25 1 £46,000 -2.12%
Aldershot - 1 £57,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £70,000 -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 - 1

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 129 (62.93%) Cisco
1 129 (62.93%) F5
2 122 (59.51%) CheckPoint
3 119 (58.05%) Juniper
4 115 (56.10%) Firewall
5 88 (42.93%) Windows
6 84 (40.98%) Linux
7 82 (40.00%) Palo Alto
8 81 (39.51%) Information Security
9 80 (39.02%) Blue Coat
10 76 (37.07%) TCP/IP
11 75 (36.59%) Unix
12 74 (36.10%) Solaris
13 72 (35.12%) ITIL
14 69 (33.66%) SIEM
15 64 (31.22%) Risk Management
16 63 (30.73%) Windows 2000
16 63 (30.73%) Windows Server 2003
16 63 (30.73%) Windows Server 2008
16 63 (30.73%) Crossbeam
17 53 (25.85%) German Language
18 46 (22.44%) French Language
18 46 (22.44%) Intrusion Detection
19 42 (20.49%) CISSP
19 42 (20.49%) Security Operations
20 40 (19.51%) Network Security
21 39 (19.02%) Security Cleared
21 39 (19.02%) Intel Security
21 39 (19.02%) Presales
22 38 (18.54%) Cisco Certification

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (3.90%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 115 (56.10%) Firewall
2 76 (37.07%) TCP/IP
3 46 (22.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 40 (19.51%) Network Security
5 36 (17.56%) Cisco ASA
6 35 (17.07%) Wireless
7 30 (14.63%) VPN
8 27 (13.17%) SSL
9 26 (12.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (12.20%) Cisco ISE
11 20 (9.76%) DNS
12 19 (9.27%) FCoE
13 16 (7.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 15 (7.32%) BGP
15 14 (6.83%) OSPF
16 13 (6.34%) LAN
16 13 (6.34%) MPLS
16 13 (6.34%) NetScaler
17 12 (5.85%) Cisco Wireless
18 11 (5.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.85%) Big Data
2 3 (1.46%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
General
1 53 (25.85%) German Language
2 46 (22.44%) French Language
3 15 (7.32%) Finance
4 7 (3.41%) Billing
5 6 (2.93%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.95%) Legal
7 3 (1.46%) Local Government
7 3 (1.46%) Retail
8 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 41 (20.00%) Analyst
3 37 (18.05%) Consultant
4 33 (16.10%) Juniper Engineer
5 29 (14.15%) Security Analyst
6 25 (12.20%) SOC Analyst
7 23 (11.22%) Network Engineer
8 22 (10.73%) Security Consultant
9 20 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
10 17 (8.29%) Cisco Engineer
11 15 (7.32%) Network Consultant
11 15 (7.32%) Network Security Consultant
12 14 (6.83%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 13 (6.34%) Network Security Engineer
14 12 (5.85%) Solaris Engineer
14 12 (5.85%) Technical Engineer
15 10 (4.88%) Architect
15 10 (4.88%) Operations Analyst
15 10 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
16 9 (4.39%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.95%) JSON
1 4 (1.95%) REST
1 4 (1.95%) SOAP
1 4 (1.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.66%) Security Operations Centre
2 23 (11.22%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.83%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.88%) Cyberthreat
5 9 (4.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.44%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.95%) CESG
7 4 (1.95%) FlexPod
7 4 (1.95%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.95%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 88 (42.93%) Windows
2 84 (40.98%) Linux
3 75 (36.59%) Unix
4 74 (36.10%) Solaris
5 63 (30.73%) Windows 2000
5 63 (30.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 63 (30.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.44%) Android
7 4 (1.95%) AIX
7 4 (1.95%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.49%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (39.51%) Information Security
2 72 (35.12%) ITIL
3 69 (33.66%) SIEM
4 64 (31.22%) Risk Management
5 42 (20.49%) Security Operations
6 39 (19.02%) Presales
7 27 (13.17%) Mentoring
7 27 (13.17%) Security Management
8 26 (12.68%) Analytics
9 21 (10.24%) Coaching
10 20 (9.76%) Case Management
10 20 (9.76%) Performance Improvement
11 18 (8.78%) Security Testing
12 14 (6.83%) Cybersecurity
13 13 (6.34%) Network Design
14 11 (5.37%) Change Control
15 9 (4.39%) Ethical Hacking
15 9 (4.39%) Load Balancing
16 8 (3.90%) Incident Management
16 8 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.80%) Python
2 15 (7.32%) Perl
3 12 (5.85%) SQL
4 4 (1.95%) Ruby
5 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (20.49%) CISSP
2 39 (19.02%) Security Cleared
3 38 (18.54%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (14.63%) CCNP
5 27 (13.17%) SC Cleared
6 24 (11.71%) SANS
7 21 (10.24%) CCIE
8 17 (8.29%) GCIH
9 11 (5.37%) GIAC
10 10 (4.88%) CEH
11 8 (3.90%) GCIA
12 6 (2.93%) HP MASE
13 5 (2.44%) CCSE
13 5 (2.44%) Degree
13 5 (2.44%) HP ASE
14 4 (1.95%) CCDP
14 4 (1.95%) CHECK Team Leader
14 4 (1.95%) CHECK Team Member
15 3 (1.46%) CCNA
15 3 (1.46%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.76%) SLA
2 12 (5.85%) GPG13
2 12 (5.85%) PCI DSS
3 11 (5.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.95%) QA
5 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.49%) COBIT
6 1 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 15 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.83%) Snort
3 7 (3.41%) ProxySG
3 7 (3.41%) Sendmail
3 7 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.44%) XenApp
4 5 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (7.32%) Cisco Prime
2 14 (6.83%) McAfee ePO
2 14 (6.83%) RSA Security Analytics
3 10 (4.88%) RSA enVision
4 8 (3.90%) Nagios
5 7 (3.41%) MAILsweeper
5 7 (3.41%) MIMEsweeper
5 7 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (3.41%) Proventia
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.46%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.98%) QRadar
8 1 (0.49%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.49%) Nmap
8 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 129 (62.93%) Cisco
1 129 (62.93%) F5
2 122 (59.51%) CheckPoint
3 119 (58.05%) Juniper
4 82 (40.00%) Palo Alto
5 80 (39.02%) Blue Coat
6 63 (30.73%) Crossbeam
7 39 (19.02%) Intel Security
8 37 (18.05%) ArcSight
9 29 (14.15%) HP
10 26 (12.68%) Forcepoint
11 24 (11.71%) Meraki
12 22 (10.73%) Symantec
13 20 (9.76%) Qualys
14 19 (9.27%) Aruba
14 19 (9.27%) ProCurve
15 18 (8.78%) Splunk
16 15 (7.32%) Fortinet
16 15 (7.32%) NetWitness
17 14 (6.83%) IronPort
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