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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 815 859 816
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -43
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 90 88 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.073% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 58 83 37
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%

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
50951 55958 52231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.66% 46.68% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 41128 45237 42890
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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
(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 +46 84 £50,000 +5.26% 15
South East -19 31 £46,500 -1.06% 5
Berkshire +10 27 £42,750 -14.50% 1
London +33 20 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Reading +14 20 £45,000 -10.00% 1
City of London +56 8 £65,000 +9.24% 1
West Midlands -7 7 £70,000 +47.36%
Hampshire -15 7 £48,000 +12.94% 2
West Yorkshire +17 5 - -
Yorkshire +11 5 - -
Slough +2 5 £43,000 -25.21%
Bracknell - 5 £43,000 -
Bradford - 5 - -
Farnborough - 5 £43,000 -
South West - 4 £70,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 4 £70,000 -
Swindon - 4 £70,000 -
East of England +12 3 £43,750 -5.40%
Newbury +4 3 - -
Birmingham -15 3 £45,500 -4.21%
East Midlands - 3 £42,500 - 5
Surrey -1 2 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £43,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Scotland - 2 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £42,500 - 1
Bedford - 2 £43,750 -
Edinburgh - 2 £55,000 -
Southampton -17 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 131 (64.85%) Cisco
2 110 (54.46%) Firewall
3 96 (47.52%) Juniper
4 82 (40.59%) F5
5 79 (39.11%) CheckPoint
6 71 (35.15%) Network Security
7 70 (34.65%) SIEM
8 61 (30.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 57 (28.22%) Windows
10 56 (27.72%) Linux
11 54 (26.73%) TCP/IP
12 53 (26.24%) Snort
13 51 (25.25%) Blue Coat
14 49 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (22.77%) Cisco Certification
16 45 (22.28%) Cisco ASA
17 43 (21.29%) LAN
17 43 (21.29%) WAN
18 42 (20.79%) UNIX
19 39 (19.31%) ITIL
20 38 (18.81%) Finance
21 37 (18.32%) Solaris
22 36 (17.82%) CCNP
23 34 (16.83%) Data Centre
24 30 (14.85%) CISSP
25 28 (13.86%) Management Information System
25 28 (13.86%) Splunk
26 27 (13.37%) SLA
27 26 (12.87%) McAfee
27 26 (12.87%) Information Security

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (2.48%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.98%) Lync
3 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.99%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
1 1 (0.50%) PaaS
1 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (54.46%) Firewall
2 71 (35.15%) Network Security
3 61 (30.20%) Intrusion Detection
4 54 (26.73%) TCP/IP
5 45 (22.28%) Cisco ASA
6 43 (21.29%) LAN
6 43 (21.29%) WAN
7 23 (11.39%) Wireshark
7 23 (11.39%) Wireless
8 22 (10.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 20 (9.90%) DNS
10 16 (7.92%) FTP
10 16 (7.92%) Internet
11 15 (7.43%) DHCP
12 14 (6.93%) tcpdump
13 12 (5.94%) HTTP
14 10 (4.95%) VPN
15 8 (3.96%) SSL
15 8 (3.96%) SMTP
15 8 (3.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.97%) Data Mining
2 4 (1.98%) Big Data
3 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Metasploit
General
1 38 (18.81%) Finance
2 17 (8.42%) Financial Institution
3 14 (6.93%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.95%) Banking
5 6 (2.97%) Marketing
5 6 (2.97%) German Language
6 5 (2.48%) French Language
7 4 (1.98%) Electronics
7 4 (1.98%) Legal
7 4 (1.98%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.49%) Law
9 2 (0.99%) Advertising
9 2 (0.99%) Back Office
9 2 (0.99%) Retail
9 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.99%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 75 (37.13%) Analyst
2 52 (25.74%) Consultant
3 47 (23.27%) Security Analyst
4 38 (18.81%) Security Consultant
5 29 (14.36%) Security Engineer
6 28 (13.86%) Network Consultant
7 26 (12.87%) Network Security Consultant
8 22 (10.89%) Architect
9 19 (9.41%) Security Architect
10 16 (7.92%) Business Analyst
11 10 (4.95%) Network Engineer
11 10 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (4.95%) Lead Business Analyst
12 8 (3.96%) Designer
12 8 (3.96%) Technical Design Authority
12 8 (3.96%) Lead Architect
12 8 (3.96%) Security Designer
12 8 (3.96%) Security Specialist
12 8 (3.96%) Lead Designer
12 8 (3.96%) Lead Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.48%) Web Services
1 5 (2.48%) XML
1 5 (2.48%) Regular Expression
2 2 (0.99%) XMPP
3 1 (0.50%) WCF
3 1 (0.50%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.50%) .NET
3 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.83%) Data Centre
2 28 (13.86%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.96%) Cybercrime
5 6 (2.97%) PKI
6 5 (2.48%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.98%) DTV
7 4 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.99%) Replication
8 2 (0.99%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 57 (28.22%) Windows
2 56 (27.72%) Linux
3 42 (20.79%) UNIX
4 37 (18.32%) Solaris
5 24 (11.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (10.89%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (34.65%) SIEM
2 49 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (19.31%) ITIL
4 26 (12.87%) Information Security
5 24 (11.88%) Cyber Security
6 22 (10.89%) Mentoring
7 21 (10.40%) Incident Management
8 20 (9.90%) Service Delivery
9 19 (9.41%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (8.42%) Migration
10 17 (8.42%) Load Balancing
11 16 (7.92%) Use Case
11 16 (7.92%) Waterfall
11 16 (7.92%) User Stories
12 15 (7.43%) Network Design
12 15 (7.43%) Coaching
13 14 (6.93%) Change Control
13 14 (6.93%) Analytics
14 13 (6.44%) Kalman Filter
15 12 (5.94%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (22.77%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (17.82%) CCNP
3 30 (14.85%) CISSP
4 23 (11.39%) Security Cleared
5 18 (8.91%) CCSE
5 18 (8.91%) ISEB
6 17 (8.42%) SC Cleared
7 15 (7.43%) CCNA
8 14 (6.93%) CCIE
8 14 (6.93%) CEH
9 12 (5.94%) Degree
10 11 (5.45%) CISM
11 10 (4.95%) GIAC
12 9 (4.46%) SSCP
12 9 (4.46%) CCSP
13 8 (3.96%) CCDP
14 7 (3.47%) GCIH
14 7 (3.47%) GCIA
14 7 (3.47%) JNCIP
14 7 (3.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.37%) SLA
2 17 (8.42%) PCI DSS
3 14 (6.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.98%) GPG13
5 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.99%) COBIT
System Software
1 53 (26.24%) Snort
2 10 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.48%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.98%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.49%) vCloud
6 2 (0.99%) pfSense
6 2 (0.99%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (7.92%) TrustSec
2 8 (3.96%) Nessus
3 3 (1.49%) OSSEC
3 3 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.99%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.50%) CORE IMPACT
5 1 (0.50%) Nmap
5 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 131 (64.85%) Cisco
2 96 (47.52%) Juniper
3 82 (40.59%) F5
4 79 (39.11%) CheckPoint
5 51 (25.25%) Blue Coat
6 28 (13.86%) Splunk
7 26 (12.87%) McAfee
8 22 (10.89%) Crossbeam
8 22 (10.89%) Symantec
8 22 (10.89%) IBM
9 19 (9.41%) Microsoft
9 19 (9.41%) Websense
9 19 (9.41%) Fortinet
10 18 (8.91%) ArcSight
10 18 (8.91%) Lancope
10 18 (8.91%) VMware
11 17 (8.42%) Citrix
12 15 (7.43%) HP
12 15 (7.43%) LogRhythm
13 13 (6.44%) IronPort
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