The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sourcefire, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 807 832 853
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +21
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 97 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.039% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.082% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 89 26 37
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54818 52321 56931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.14% 48.06% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44049 42839 48047
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in the UK

Sourcefire
Top 28 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 23 July 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 +19 97 £47,000 -6.00% 15
South East +34 59 £47,250 -5.50% 9
Hampshire +25 31 £43,750 -39.65% 6
Southampton +29 21 £42,500 +6.25% 3
London -23 18 £55,000 - 2
Berkshire +14 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey - 11 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands +8 8 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Reading +1 5 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East of England -16 5 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Suffolk - 5 £45,000 - 1
Ipswich - 5 £45,000 - 1
City of London -8 4 £44,000 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £42,500 - 1
Slough - 4 £57,500 -
Warwickshire +17 3 £51,000 -7.27%
West Yorkshire -32 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire -37 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Warwick - 3 £51,000 -
Leeds -32 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Chiswick -7 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £55,500 -
North West - 1 £42,500 - 1
Banbury - 1 £35,000 -
Bradford - 1 £45,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 103 (49.76%) SIEM
2 101 (48.79%) Firewall
3 81 (39.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 76 (36.71%) Snort
5 72 (34.78%) TCP/IP
6 71 (34.30%) CheckPoint
7 66 (31.88%) Information Security
8 64 (30.92%) Juniper
8 64 (30.92%) F5
9 61 (29.47%) Cisco
10 60 (28.99%) Security Cleared
11 55 (26.57%) SC Cleared
11 55 (26.57%) Network Security
11 55 (26.57%) Windows
12 52 (25.12%) Linux
13 49 (23.67%) DV Cleared
14 47 (22.71%) Analytics
15 46 (22.22%) GCIA
15 46 (22.22%) LogRhythm
16 45 (21.74%) Websense
17 43 (20.77%) DNS
18 40 (19.32%) WAN
18 40 (19.32%) LAN
19 39 (18.84%) Wireshark
20 38 (18.36%) Solaris
20 38 (18.36%) UNIX
21 37 (17.87%) Cisco ASA
22 34 (16.43%) tcpdump
23 33 (15.94%) Blue Coat
23 33 (15.94%) Cisco Certification

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (5.80%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (5.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (48.79%) Firewall
2 81 (39.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 72 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 55 (26.57%) Network Security
5 43 (20.77%) DNS
6 40 (19.32%) LAN
6 40 (19.32%) WAN
7 39 (18.84%) Wireshark
8 37 (17.87%) Cisco ASA
9 34 (16.43%) tcpdump
10 24 (11.59%) SMTP
10 24 (11.59%) HTTP
11 19 (9.18%) FTP
11 19 (9.18%) LDAP
11 19 (9.18%) Internet
12 18 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (8.21%) DHCP
14 16 (7.73%) IP Telephony
15 15 (7.25%) SSL
15 15 (7.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.90%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Paros
1 1 (0.48%) FxCop
General
1 11 (5.31%) Finance
2 10 (4.83%) Law
2 10 (4.83%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.93%) Banking
4 3 (1.45%) Advertising
4 3 (1.45%) German Language
5 1 (0.48%) Military
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Retail
5 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 106 (51.21%) Analyst
2 93 (44.93%) Security Analyst
3 53 (25.60%) Consultant
4 29 (14.01%) Security Consultant
5 26 (12.56%) Senior Consultant
6 24 (11.59%) Security Engineer
7 22 (10.63%) Operations Analyst
7 22 (10.63%) Network Engineer
7 22 (10.63%) Security Operations Analyst
8 17 (8.21%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (6.28%) Support Consultant
9 13 (6.28%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 13 (6.28%) Senior Support Consultant
9 13 (6.28%) IT Security Analyst
10 12 (5.80%) Network Security Consultant
10 12 (5.80%) Network Consultant
11 11 (5.31%) Architect
12 10 (4.83%) Senior Technical Consultant
13 8 (3.86%) Network Architect
13 8 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.97%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.48%) CSS
2 1 (0.48%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.53%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.83%) PKI
3 9 (4.35%) CESG
4 8 (3.86%) Cryptography
5 6 (2.90%) Open Source
6 4 (1.93%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.97%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (0.48%) SCADA
8 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (26.57%) Windows
2 52 (25.12%) Linux
3 38 (18.36%) Solaris
3 38 (18.36%) UNIX
4 16 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.35%) Windows 2000
7 7 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.42%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.42%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (49.76%) SIEM
2 66 (31.88%) Information Security
3 47 (22.71%) Analytics
4 31 (14.98%) Incident Management
5 28 (13.53%) Cyber Security
6 22 (10.63%) Data Security
7 19 (9.18%) ITIL
8 17 (8.21%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (8.21%) Operations Management
9 15 (7.25%) Project Planning
9 15 (7.25%) Ethical Hacking
9 15 (7.25%) Change Control
10 14 (6.76%) Computer Forensics
10 14 (6.76%) Security Testing
11 13 (6.28%) Load Balancing
12 11 (5.31%) PRINCE2
13 10 (4.83%) Service Delivery
14 8 (3.86%) Project Management
15 6 (2.90%) Change Management
15 6 (2.90%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (0.97%) C
2 2 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (28.99%) Security Cleared
2 55 (26.57%) SC Cleared
3 49 (23.67%) DV Cleared
4 46 (22.22%) GCIA
5 33 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (14.98%) CCNP
7 30 (14.49%) GIAC
8 26 (12.56%) CISSP
9 23 (11.11%) GCIH
10 18 (8.70%) CISM
11 16 (7.73%) CCNA
12 15 (7.25%) CCSP
13 13 (6.28%) CCIE
13 13 (6.28%) CEH
14 12 (5.80%) Degree
15 9 (4.35%) CCSE
16 8 (3.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (3.38%) CCSA
18 4 (1.93%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.14%) SLA
2 20 (9.66%) PCI DSS
3 19 (9.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (4.83%) GPG13
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (36.71%) Snort
2 23 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.83%) Squid
4 8 (3.86%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (3.86%) UAG
5 6 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.45%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.48%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.90%) Nessus
2 4 (1.93%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.48%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 71 (34.30%) CheckPoint
2 64 (30.92%) Juniper
2 64 (30.92%) F5
3 61 (29.47%) Cisco
4 46 (22.22%) LogRhythm
5 45 (21.74%) Websense
6 33 (15.94%) Blue Coat
7 29 (14.01%) Fortinet
8 26 (12.56%) Splunk
9 22 (10.63%) Nokia
10 20 (9.66%) ArcSight
11 19 (9.18%) McAfee
12 18 (8.70%) Microsoft
13 17 (8.21%) Symantec
14 15 (7.25%) HP
15 14 (6.76%) Qualys
16 10 (4.83%) Citrix
17 9 (4.35%) Crossbeam
17 9 (4.35%) TippingPoint
18 7 (3.38%) IronPort
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + CAR ALLOWANCE + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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