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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire
Rank 811 823 846
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +23
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 85 46 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.042% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.088% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 80 25 34
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.83%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54956 52396 56462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.11% 48.03% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 44288 43051 47751
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 11 July 2014 within the UK.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in the UK

Sourcefire
Top 24 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 11 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
(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 +24 85 £47,500 -5.00% 7
South East +29 54 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Hampshire +19 26 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Southampton +21 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
London -36 18 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Berkshire +1 12 £53,750 +19.44%
Surrey - 12 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands +4 5 £47,500 -13.63% 1
East of England -3 4 £45,000 +20.00%
City of London -5 4 £51,750 -
Suffolk - 4 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £47,500 - 1
Ipswich - 4 £45,000 -
Slough - 4 £57,500 -
Reading -8 3 £50,000 +11.11%
West Yorkshire -40 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire -43 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Leeds -45 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Warwickshire +15 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Chiswick -5 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £55,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Banbury - 1 £35,000 -
Warwick - 1 £42,500 -

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 100 (50.51%) Firewall
2 96 (48.48%) SIEM
3 79 (39.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 73 (36.87%) CheckPoint
5 72 (36.36%) Snort
6 69 (34.85%) TCP/IP
7 66 (33.33%) F5
8 63 (31.82%) Information Security
9 60 (30.30%) Cisco
9 60 (30.30%) Juniper
10 56 (28.28%) Security Cleared
11 55 (27.78%) Network Security
12 51 (25.76%) Windows
13 50 (25.25%) SC Cleared
14 49 (24.75%) Websense
15 48 (24.24%) Linux
16 44 (22.22%) DV Cleared
16 44 (22.22%) Analytics
17 42 (21.21%) LogRhythm
18 41 (20.71%) DNS
19 40 (20.20%) WAN
19 40 (20.20%) LAN
19 40 (20.20%) GCIA
20 36 (18.18%) UNIX
21 35 (17.68%) Cisco ASA
22 34 (17.17%) Wireshark
22 34 (17.17%) Solaris
23 31 (15.66%) Blue Coat
24 30 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
24 30 (15.15%) GIAC

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (6.06%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (50.51%) Firewall
2 79 (39.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 69 (34.85%) TCP/IP
4 55 (27.78%) Network Security
5 41 (20.71%) DNS
6 40 (20.20%) LAN
6 40 (20.20%) WAN
7 35 (17.68%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (17.17%) Wireshark
9 29 (14.65%) tcpdump
10 25 (12.63%) SMTP
10 25 (12.63%) HTTP
11 20 (10.10%) FTP
11 20 (10.10%) LDAP
12 19 (9.60%) Internet
13 17 (8.59%) VPN
13 17 (8.59%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (8.08%) DHCP
14 16 (8.08%) SSL
15 15 (7.58%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.04%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Paros
1 1 (0.51%) FxCop
General
1 12 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.05%) Law
3 8 (4.04%) Finance
4 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.02%) Advertising
5 4 (2.02%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.51%) French Language
6 1 (0.51%) German Language
6 1 (0.51%) Military
Job Titles
1 99 (50.00%) Analyst
2 87 (43.94%) Security Analyst
3 55 (27.78%) Consultant
4 30 (15.15%) Senior Consultant
4 30 (15.15%) Security Consultant
5 21 (10.61%) Operations Analyst
5 21 (10.61%) Security Engineer
5 21 (10.61%) Security Operations Analyst
6 20 (10.10%) Network Engineer
7 18 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
8 15 (7.58%) Support Consultant
9 14 (7.07%) Senior Support Consultant
10 11 (5.56%) Cyber Security Analyst
10 11 (5.56%) Architect
10 11 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 10 (5.05%) Network Consultant
11 10 (5.05%) Network Security Consultant
12 9 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
12 9 (4.55%) Senior Security Consultant
13 7 (3.54%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.01%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.51%) CSS
2 1 (0.51%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.05%) CESG
2 10 (5.05%) PKI
3 9 (4.55%) Cryptography
4 6 (3.03%) Replication
4 6 (3.03%) Open Source
5 3 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.01%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.76%) Windows
2 48 (24.24%) Linux
3 36 (18.18%) UNIX
4 34 (17.17%) Solaris
5 14 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.54%) Windows 2000
7 7 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.53%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.01%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (48.48%) SIEM
2 63 (31.82%) Information Security
3 44 (22.22%) Analytics
4 29 (14.65%) Incident Management
5 24 (12.12%) Cyber Security
6 22 (11.11%) Data Security
7 16 (8.08%) ITIL
7 16 (8.08%) Project Planning
7 16 (8.08%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (8.08%) Operations Management
8 15 (7.58%) Ethical Hacking
9 14 (7.07%) Security Testing
10 13 (6.57%) Load Balancing
10 13 (6.57%) Change Control
10 13 (6.57%) Computer Forensics
11 11 (5.56%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.05%) Project Management
12 10 (5.05%) Service Delivery
13 6 (3.03%) Change Management
13 6 (3.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.01%) C
2 2 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (28.28%) Security Cleared
2 50 (25.25%) SC Cleared
3 44 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 40 (20.20%) GCIA
5 30 (15.15%) GIAC
5 30 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (14.65%) CCNP
7 26 (13.13%) CISSP
8 17 (8.59%) CISM
8 17 (8.59%) GCIH
9 15 (7.58%) CCSP
10 13 (6.57%) CCNA
10 13 (6.57%) CEH
11 12 (6.06%) Degree
11 12 (6.06%) CCIE
12 8 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (4.04%) CCSE
13 6 (3.03%) CCSA
14 4 (2.02%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.09%) SLA
2 16 (8.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (8.08%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.04%) GPG13
4 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (36.36%) Snort
2 28 (14.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.04%) Squid
3 8 (4.04%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (4.04%) UAG
4 5 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.01%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.01%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.03%) Nessus
2 3 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.52%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.51%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 73 (36.87%) CheckPoint
2 66 (33.33%) F5
3 60 (30.30%) Juniper
3 60 (30.30%) Cisco
4 49 (24.75%) Websense
5 42 (21.21%) LogRhythm
6 31 (15.66%) Blue Coat
7 29 (14.65%) Fortinet
8 27 (13.64%) Nokia
9 24 (12.12%) Splunk
10 20 (10.10%) ArcSight
10 20 (10.10%) McAfee
11 18 (9.09%) Microsoft
12 16 (8.08%) Symantec
13 14 (7.07%) HP
14 13 (6.57%) Qualys
15 12 (6.06%) TippingPoint
15 12 (6.06%) Citrix
16 9 (4.55%) IronPort
17 7 (3.54%) Crossbeam
Southampton, Hampshire
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + On-Call (£2-3K PA)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago