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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 770 798 770
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 103 89 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.084% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 92 54 79
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 £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -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
49648 49862 49795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.34% 47.20% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40419 39486 40892
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +15 100 £50,000 +5.26% 13
South East -35 31 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North West - 27 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 27 £47,500 -
London +42 20 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Berkshire -6 17 £48,000 -4.00% 1
Reading -8 14 £52,000 +4.00% 1
Hampshire -27 13 £48,375 +10.57% 1
Yorkshire -5 10 £50,000 - 6
West Yorkshire -9 10 £50,000 - 5
Leeds - 10 £50,000 - 4
East of England -5 6 £55,000 +12.24%
Southampton -32 6 £50,000 +17.64%
South West - 6 £65,000 -
Swindon - 5 £62,500 -
Wiltshire - 5 £62,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £65,000 - 1
Scotland - 3 £57,500 - 1
Farnborough - 3 £48,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Slough - 3 £48,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 £44,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
Essex - 3 £47,500 -
Luton - 3 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £65,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £48,000 -
Brentwood - 3 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £57,500 - 1

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 106 (56.99%) Cisco
2 101 (54.30%) Firewall
3 79 (42.47%) Juniper
4 73 (39.25%) SIEM
5 65 (34.95%) Linux
6 62 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 61 (32.80%) Network Security
8 60 (32.26%) Intrusion Detection
9 59 (31.72%) F5
10 53 (28.49%) Windows
10 53 (28.49%) Snort
11 47 (25.27%) Cisco Certification
12 44 (23.66%) Finance
13 43 (23.12%) Blue Coat
14 41 (22.04%) UNIX
15 38 (20.43%) TCP/IP
15 38 (20.43%) Splunk
16 37 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (19.35%) Information Security
17 36 (19.35%) WAN
17 36 (19.35%) CCNP
17 36 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
17 36 (19.35%) Security Cleared
18 34 (18.28%) Solaris
19 30 (16.13%) SLA
19 30 (16.13%) SC Cleared
20 26 (13.98%) Wireshark
21 25 (13.44%) Fortinet
21 25 (13.44%) Windows Server 2008
21 25 (13.44%) CISSP

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2 (1.08%) Lync
2 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 101 (54.30%) Firewall
2 61 (32.80%) Network Security
3 60 (32.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 38 (20.43%) TCP/IP
5 36 (19.35%) WAN
5 36 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (13.98%) Wireshark
7 25 (13.44%) VPN
8 21 (11.29%) LAN
9 20 (10.75%) DNS
10 19 (10.22%) tcpdump
11 18 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (9.68%) Wireless
12 14 (7.53%) DHCP
13 12 (6.45%) Internet
14 8 (4.30%) FWSM
14 8 (4.30%) FTP
15 7 (3.76%) SSL
15 7 (3.76%) IP Telephony
16 6 (3.23%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.45%) Data Mining
1 12 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Metasploit
General
1 44 (23.66%) Finance
2 23 (12.37%) Financial Institution
3 15 (8.06%) Banking
4 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.23%) Law
6 4 (2.15%) Legal
7 3 (1.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) French Language
Job Titles
1 58 (31.18%) Analyst
2 43 (23.12%) Security Engineer
3 36 (19.35%) Consultant
4 35 (18.82%) Security Analyst
5 32 (17.20%) Security Consultant
6 21 (11.29%) Network Security Consultant
6 21 (11.29%) Network Consultant
7 17 (9.14%) Network Engineer
8 13 (6.99%) Architect
9 12 (6.45%) Sales Consultant
10 11 (5.91%) Designer
11 9 (4.84%) Senior Security Engineer
12 8 (4.30%) Senior Designer
12 8 (4.30%) Security Designer
13 7 (3.76%) Security Architect
13 7 (3.76%) Cisco Specialist
14 6 (3.23%) Network Security Architect
14 6 (3.23%) Senior Technician
14 6 (3.23%) Network Architect
14 6 (3.23%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.23%) XMPP
2 5 (2.69%) XML
2 5 (2.69%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.54%) .NET
3 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.54%) Web Services
3 1 (0.54%) WCF
3 1 (0.54%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.54%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.44%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.69%) Open Source
3 5 (2.69%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.61%) CESG
5 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 65 (34.95%) Linux
2 53 (28.49%) Windows
3 41 (22.04%) UNIX
4 34 (18.28%) Solaris
5 25 (13.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (13.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (12.90%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.54%) SUSE
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (39.25%) SIEM
2 37 (19.89%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.35%) Information Security
4 23 (12.37%) ITIL
5 22 (11.83%) Cyber Security
6 21 (11.29%) Change Control
7 17 (9.14%) Mentoring
8 16 (8.60%) Coaching
8 16 (8.60%) Network Design
8 16 (8.60%) Analytics
9 15 (8.06%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (7.53%) Migration
11 12 (6.45%) Computer Forensics
11 12 (6.45%) Security Testing
11 12 (6.45%) Anomaly Detection
12 10 (5.38%) Ethical Hacking
12 10 (5.38%) Incident Management
13 9 (4.84%) Load Balancing
13 9 (4.84%) Information Assurance
13 9 (4.84%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (25.27%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (19.35%) CCNP
2 36 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 30 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 25 (13.44%) CISSP
5 19 (10.22%) CCIE
6 18 (9.68%) CCNA
7 17 (9.14%) DV Cleared
8 14 (7.53%) GCIA
8 14 (7.53%) GCIH
8 14 (7.53%) GIAC
8 14 (7.53%) CEH
8 14 (7.53%) CCSE
9 13 (6.99%) ISEB
10 12 (6.45%) CISM
10 12 (6.45%) Degree
11 8 (4.30%) SSCP
12 7 (3.76%) JNCIP
13 6 (3.23%) CCSP
14 5 (2.69%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (16.13%) SLA
2 15 (8.06%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.54%) QA
4 1 (0.54%) GPG13
System Software
1 53 (28.49%) Snort
2 5 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.54%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.54%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (6.45%) Nessus
2 8 (4.30%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.54%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 106 (56.99%) Cisco
2 79 (42.47%) Juniper
3 62 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 59 (31.72%) F5
5 43 (23.12%) Blue Coat
6 38 (20.43%) Splunk
7 25 (13.44%) Fortinet
7 25 (13.44%) LogRhythm
8 24 (12.90%) Crossbeam
9 23 (12.37%) McAfee
10 17 (9.14%) Websense
11 13 (6.99%) ArcSight
12 12 (6.45%) Microsoft
13 11 (5.91%) IBM
14 10 (5.38%) Symantec
15 8 (4.30%) VMware
16 7 (3.76%) HP
17 6 (3.23%) IronPort
17 6 (3.23%) Meraki
17 6 (3.23%) ScanSafe
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £54999 per annum + Bonus + Car + benefits.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Full Benefits inc training
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000 + 5000 car and other benefits
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Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
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Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
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