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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 785 816 799
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -17
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 98 91 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.078% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 64 84 55
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.00%

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
50163 54730 52239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.95% 46.61% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40329 44354 42629
Average salary £45,001 £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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +42 95 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South East -24 30 £48,000 +6.66% 3
London +55 25 £55,000 +25.00% 3
Berkshire +11 23 £48,000 -4.00%
Reading +1 17 £48,500 -3.00%
West Yorkshire +30 14 £50,000 +21.21%
Yorkshire +18 14 £50,000 +21.21% 1
City of London +46 12 £65,000 +9.24% 1
Leeds +19 8 £50,000 +21.21%
Hampshire -25 8 £48,000 +6.66% 2
East of England +18 6 £45,000 - 1
Bradford -15 6 £50,000 -
Slough +8 5 £48,000 -23.20%
West Midlands -7 5 £67,500 +42.10% 1
Cheshire - 5 £47,500 -
Farnborough - 5 £48,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Bracknell - 5 £48,000 -
North West - 5 £47,500 -
Birmingham -13 4 £51,250 +7.89%
Bedford - 4 £43,750 - 1
Surrey +15 3 £65,000 -
Southampton -27 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Cambridge +23 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +9 1 - -
Newbury +2 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £40,000 -
Luton - 1 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £57,500 -

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 121 (60.80%) Cisco
2 106 (53.27%) Firewall
3 86 (43.22%) Juniper
4 78 (39.20%) SIEM
5 75 (37.69%) CheckPoint
6 73 (36.68%) F5
7 69 (34.67%) Network Security
8 68 (34.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 62 (31.16%) Snort
10 60 (30.15%) Linux
11 58 (29.15%) Windows
12 52 (26.13%) TCP/IP
13 49 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
14 48 (24.12%) Blue Coat
15 46 (23.12%) UNIX
16 45 (22.61%) Cisco Certification
16 45 (22.61%) Finance
17 41 (20.60%) Cisco ASA
18 40 (20.10%) WAN
19 39 (19.60%) LAN
19 39 (19.60%) Splunk
20 36 (18.09%) Solaris
20 36 (18.09%) CCNP
21 32 (16.08%) ITIL
22 31 (15.58%) SLA
22 31 (15.58%) Information Security
23 27 (13.57%) Management Information System
23 27 (13.57%) CISSP
24 26 (13.07%) Cisco Nexus
24 26 (13.07%) Cyber Security

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.51%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.01%) Lync
3 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) IaaS
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
1 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (53.27%) Firewall
2 69 (34.67%) Network Security
3 68 (34.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 52 (26.13%) TCP/IP
5 41 (20.60%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (20.10%) WAN
7 39 (19.60%) LAN
8 26 (13.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 25 (12.56%) Wireless
9 25 (12.56%) Wireshark
10 22 (11.06%) DNS
11 17 (8.54%) Internet
12 16 (8.04%) FTP
13 15 (7.54%) DHCP
13 15 (7.54%) tcpdump
14 12 (6.03%) VPN
14 12 (6.03%) HTTP
15 9 (4.52%) FWSM
15 9 (4.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 9 (4.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.53%) Data Mining
2 9 (4.52%) Big Data
3 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Metasploit
General
1 45 (22.61%) Finance
2 21 (10.55%) Financial Institution
3 17 (8.54%) Banking
4 14 (7.04%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.51%) French Language
5 5 (2.51%) German Language
5 5 (2.51%) Law
6 4 (2.01%) Legal
6 4 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.01%) Electronics
6 4 (2.01%) Marketing
7 2 (1.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.01%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 78 (39.20%) Analyst
2 49 (24.62%) Security Analyst
3 47 (23.62%) Consultant
4 36 (18.09%) Security Consultant
5 31 (15.58%) Security Engineer
6 27 (13.57%) Network Security Consultant
6 27 (13.57%) Network Consultant
7 16 (8.04%) Architect
8 15 (7.54%) Business Analyst
9 14 (7.04%) Network Engineer
10 10 (5.03%) Lead Business Analyst
11 9 (4.52%) Security Architect
12 8 (4.02%) Sales Consultant
12 8 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (4.02%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (4.02%) Security Specialist
13 7 (3.52%) Cisco Specialist
13 7 (3.52%) Senior Consultant
14 6 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (3.02%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.02%) XMPP
2 5 (2.51%) Regular Expression
2 5 (2.51%) Web Services
2 5 (2.51%) XML
3 1 (0.50%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.50%) WCF
3 1 (0.50%) .NET
3 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.57%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.02%) Cybercrime
3 7 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.52%) Open Source
4 6 (3.02%) PKI
5 5 (2.51%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.01%) DTV
6 4 (2.01%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.01%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (30.15%) Linux
2 58 (29.15%) Windows
3 46 (23.12%) UNIX
4 36 (18.09%) Solaris
5 22 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (11.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (11.06%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (39.20%) SIEM
2 49 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (16.08%) ITIL
4 31 (15.58%) Information Security
5 26 (13.07%) Cyber Security
6 24 (12.06%) Mentoring
7 20 (10.05%) Penetration Testing
7 20 (10.05%) Incident Management
8 19 (9.55%) Network Design
9 18 (9.05%) Migration
9 18 (9.05%) Coaching
10 17 (8.54%) Service Delivery
10 17 (8.54%) Load Balancing
11 15 (7.54%) Use Case
11 15 (7.54%) Waterfall
11 15 (7.54%) User Stories
12 14 (7.04%) Change Control
13 13 (6.53%) Ethical Hacking
13 13 (6.53%) Malware Analysis
14 12 (6.03%) Anomaly Detection
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (22.61%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (18.09%) CCNP
3 27 (13.57%) CISSP
4 20 (10.05%) ISEB
4 20 (10.05%) Security Cleared
5 17 (8.54%) CCSE
6 15 (7.54%) CEH
7 14 (7.04%) SC Cleared
8 13 (6.53%) CISM
9 12 (6.03%) Degree
9 12 (6.03%) GIAC
9 12 (6.03%) CCNA
9 12 (6.03%) CCIE
10 9 (4.52%) DV Cleared
10 9 (4.52%) CCSP
10 9 (4.52%) SSCP
11 8 (4.02%) JNCIP
12 7 (3.52%) GCIA
12 7 (3.52%) GCIH
12 7 (3.52%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.58%) SLA
2 13 (6.53%) PCI DSS
3 9 (4.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.01%) COBIT
6 1 (0.50%) GPG13
System Software
1 62 (31.16%) Snort
2 9 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.51%) vCloud
3 3 (1.51%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.01%) pfSense
5 1 (0.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (7.54%) TrustSec
2 10 (5.03%) Nessus
3 3 (1.51%) OSSEC
4 2 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.50%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 121 (60.80%) Cisco
2 86 (43.22%) Juniper
3 75 (37.69%) CheckPoint
4 73 (36.68%) F5
5 48 (24.12%) Blue Coat
6 39 (19.60%) Splunk
7 22 (11.06%) Crossbeam
8 21 (10.55%) IBM
8 21 (10.55%) Websense
8 21 (10.55%) Lancope
9 19 (9.55%) Fortinet
10 17 (8.54%) VMware
11 15 (7.54%) Microsoft
11 15 (7.54%) IronPort
11 15 (7.54%) ArcSight
12 14 (7.04%) LogRhythm
12 14 (7.04%) Symantec
12 14 (7.04%) Citrix
13 12 (6.03%) McAfee
14 11 (5.53%) HP
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + 15% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago