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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 781 821 847
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +26
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 118 52 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.049% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.10% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 103 35 36
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 £34,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% -6.81%

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
55037 50963 56951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.29% 47.91% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43666 41693 47768
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 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 29 August 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
(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 +34 117 £45,000 -18.18% 13
South East +17 60 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Hampshire +17 39 £43,750 -39.65% 3
Southampton - 26 £42,500 - 2
London +7 19 £55,000 -21.42% 4
Berkshire +1 16 £55,000 +22.22% 4
West Midlands -2 13 £48,000 -12.72%
East of England -5 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Suffolk - 10 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 10 £45,000 -
Reading -5 9 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Birmingham - 9 £43,750 -
Warwickshire +17 3 £51,000 -7.27%
City of London -4 3 - -
West Yorkshire -38 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire -46 3 £35,000 +7.69%
North West - 3 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £57,256 -
Slough - 3 £57,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Warwick - 3 £51,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 £42,500 -
Leeds -29 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 - 1
Hinckley - 2 £57,256 -
Surrey - 2 £70,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £57,256 -
Chiswick -8 1 £47,500 -
South West - 1 £65,000 -
Midlands - 1 £55,500 -

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 104 (49.76%) Firewall
2 97 (46.41%) SIEM
3 79 (37.80%) CheckPoint
4 72 (34.45%) Security Cleared
5 71 (33.97%) Network Security
5 71 (33.97%) Cisco
6 69 (33.01%) SC Cleared
7 67 (32.06%) Intrusion Detection
8 64 (30.62%) Snort
8 64 (30.62%) Juniper
9 63 (30.14%) GCIA
10 62 (29.67%) TCP/IP
11 61 (29.19%) DV Cleared
12 60 (28.71%) Information Security
13 57 (27.27%) F5
14 52 (24.88%) Analytics
14 52 (24.88%) Windows
15 49 (23.44%) LogRhythm
16 46 (22.01%) Linux
16 46 (22.01%) Wireshark
17 41 (19.62%) Cyber Security
17 41 (19.62%) tcpdump
17 41 (19.62%) Websense
18 40 (19.14%) GCIH
19 39 (18.66%) Cisco ASA
19 39 (18.66%) Blue Coat
20 37 (17.70%) LAN
20 37 (17.70%) WAN
21 33 (15.79%) GIAC
22 32 (15.31%) UNIX

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 104 (49.76%) Firewall
2 71 (33.97%) Network Security
3 67 (32.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 62 (29.67%) TCP/IP
5 46 (22.01%) Wireshark
6 41 (19.62%) tcpdump
7 39 (18.66%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (17.70%) LAN
8 37 (17.70%) WAN
9 31 (14.83%) DNS
10 18 (8.61%) Internet
11 17 (8.13%) VPN
12 16 (7.66%) SSL
12 16 (7.66%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (6.70%) Wireless
13 14 (6.70%) IPsec
13 14 (6.70%) IP Telephony
13 14 (6.70%) DHCP
14 13 (6.22%) SMTP
14 13 (6.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.44%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Paros
1 1 (0.48%) FxCop
General
1 15 (7.18%) Finance
2 12 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.87%) Law
4 4 (1.91%) Banking
4 4 (1.91%) German Language
5 2 (0.96%) French Language
5 2 (0.96%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Retail
6 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (49.76%) Analyst
2 84 (40.19%) Security Analyst
3 46 (22.01%) Consultant
4 30 (14.35%) Security Engineer
5 27 (12.92%) Network Engineer
5 27 (12.92%) Security Consultant
6 21 (10.05%) Senior Consultant
7 16 (7.66%) Technical Consultant
8 15 (7.18%) Architect
8 15 (7.18%) IT Security Analyst
8 15 (7.18%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 14 (6.70%) Network Security Consultant
9 14 (6.70%) Network Consultant
9 14 (6.70%) Network Security Engineer
10 13 (6.22%) Operations Analyst
10 13 (6.22%) Network Architect
10 13 (6.22%) Security Operations Analyst
11 12 (5.74%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 12 (5.74%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (4.78%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.48%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.22%) PKI
3 6 (2.87%) CESG
4 5 (2.39%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.44%) SCADA
6 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.48%) Open Source
7 1 (0.48%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (24.88%) Windows
2 46 (22.01%) Linux
3 32 (15.31%) Solaris
3 32 (15.31%) UNIX
4 17 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (6.22%) Windows 2000
7 4 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.96%) SUSE
8 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.48%) CentOS
9 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (46.41%) SIEM
2 60 (28.71%) Information Security
3 52 (24.88%) Analytics
4 41 (19.62%) Cyber Security
5 28 (13.40%) ITIL
6 25 (11.96%) Incident Management
7 20 (9.57%) Change Control
8 17 (8.13%) Data Security
9 15 (7.18%) Project Planning
10 14 (6.70%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (6.22%) Operations Management
11 13 (6.22%) Ethical Hacking
11 13 (6.22%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (5.74%) Load Balancing
12 12 (5.74%) Security Testing
13 11 (5.26%) Computer Forensics
13 11 (5.26%) PRINCE2
14 9 (4.31%) Information Assurance
15 8 (3.83%) Enterprise Architecture
16 6 (2.87%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.91%) SQL
2 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.96%) C
4 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.48%) Perl
4 1 (0.48%) PHP
4 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 72 (34.45%) Security Cleared
2 69 (33.01%) SC Cleared
3 63 (30.14%) GCIA
4 61 (29.19%) DV Cleared
5 40 (19.14%) GCIH
6 33 (15.79%) GIAC
7 32 (15.31%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (13.88%) CCNP
9 26 (12.44%) CISSP
10 20 (9.57%) CISM
11 16 (7.66%) CCNA
12 14 (6.70%) CCIE
12 14 (6.70%) CCSP
12 14 (6.70%) CCSE
13 13 (6.22%) Degree
14 12 (5.74%) CEH
14 12 (5.74%) CCSA
15 8 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (2.39%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.05%) PCI DSS
2 20 (9.57%) SLA
3 15 (7.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (4.78%) GPG13
5 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (30.62%) Snort
2 18 (8.61%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.78%) Squid
4 8 (3.83%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (3.83%) UAG
5 7 (3.35%) ProxySG
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 71 (33.97%) Cisco
3 64 (30.62%) Juniper
4 57 (27.27%) F5
5 49 (23.44%) LogRhythm
6 41 (19.62%) Websense
7 39 (18.66%) Blue Coat
8 25 (11.96%) Splunk
9 24 (11.48%) McAfee
10 20 (9.57%) Fortinet
11 18 (8.61%) Nokia
12 17 (8.13%) Microsoft
13 15 (7.18%) ArcSight
14 14 (6.70%) HP
14 14 (6.70%) Symantec
15 13 (6.22%) Crossbeam
16 8 (3.83%) Qualys
17 6 (2.87%) IBM
18 4 (1.91%) Dell
18 4 (1.91%) TippingPoint
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2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 16 hours ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £58000 - £72000 per annum + + CAR + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago