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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 806 822 836
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +14
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 86 107 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.091% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.20% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 66 95 28
Average salary £45,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
50532 54660 51810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.72% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40962 43828 42353
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 £72,000 £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 31 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 31 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 -10 78 £45,000 - 6
South East -24 36 £40,250 -10.55% 4
Berkshire +18 26 £40,000 -20.00%
Reading +21 20 £45,000 -10.00%
London +28 17 £60,000 +9.09%
Hampshire -22 11 £45,000 +2.85% 2
West Midlands -13 6 £70,000 +55.55%
Aldershot - 6 £50,000 -
City of London +27 5 £57,500 +5.50%
Slough -5 5 £38,000 -33.91%
Farnborough - 5 £38,000 -
Bracknell - 5 £38,000 -
Swindon - 4 £70,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £70,000 -
South West - 4 £70,000 -
East of England +2 3 £43,750 -2.77%
East Midlands +2 3 £45,000 -21.40%
Scotland - 3 £52,500 -
Newbury - 3 - -
West Yorkshire +9 2 - -
Surrey +9 2 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Yorkshire +3 2 - -
Birmingham -10 2 £40,250 -5.29%
Bradford -19 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £45,000 -
Bedford - 2 £43,750 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £43,750 -
Edinburgh - 2 £55,000 -

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 120 (59.41%) Cisco
2 96 (47.52%) Firewall
3 93 (46.04%) Juniper
4 82 (40.59%) F5
5 75 (37.13%) SIEM
6 74 (36.63%) CheckPoint
7 61 (30.20%) Windows
8 60 (29.70%) TCP/IP
8 60 (29.70%) Network Security
9 58 (28.71%) Intrusion Detection
10 56 (27.72%) Linux
11 53 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (24.75%) Blue Coat
13 48 (23.76%) Snort
14 45 (22.28%) UNIX
15 42 (20.79%) Solaris
16 41 (20.30%) LAN
16 41 (20.30%) WAN
17 39 (19.31%) Cisco Certification
18 38 (18.81%) ITIL
19 36 (17.82%) CISSP
20 34 (16.83%) Finance
20 34 (16.83%) Cisco ASA
21 33 (16.34%) Data Centre
22 30 (14.85%) Security Cleared
23 29 (14.36%) McAfee
23 29 (14.36%) CCNP
24 27 (13.37%) Windows Server 2003
24 27 (13.37%) Symantec
24 27 (13.37%) Windows Server 2008

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.99%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.99%) IaaS
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (47.52%) Firewall
2 60 (29.70%) Network Security
2 60 (29.70%) TCP/IP
3 58 (28.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 41 (20.30%) LAN
4 41 (20.30%) WAN
5 34 (16.83%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (9.90%) Internet
7 19 (9.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (8.91%) Wireless
8 18 (8.91%) Wireshark
8 18 (8.91%) FTP
9 16 (7.92%) DNS
10 15 (7.43%) HTTP
11 14 (6.93%) tcpdump
12 10 (4.95%) LDAP
12 10 (4.95%) SMTP
12 10 (4.95%) DHCP
13 9 (4.46%) VoIP
14 7 (3.47%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.49%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.50%) Big Data
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 34 (16.83%) Finance
2 15 (7.43%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.94%) Financial Institution
4 9 (4.46%) Banking
5 7 (3.47%) Marketing
5 7 (3.47%) German Language
6 5 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.48%) French Language
6 5 (2.48%) Electronics
7 3 (1.49%) Retail
7 3 (1.49%) Law
7 3 (1.49%) Legal
8 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Local Government
8 2 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 86 (42.57%) Analyst
2 57 (28.22%) Security Analyst
3 48 (23.76%) Consultant
4 32 (15.84%) Security Consultant
5 26 (12.87%) Security Engineer
6 19 (9.41%) Network Consultant
7 17 (8.42%) Network Security Consultant
8 16 (7.92%) Architect
8 16 (7.92%) Business Analyst
8 16 (7.92%) Operations Analyst
9 15 (7.43%) Security Architect
10 13 (6.44%) Security Operations Analyst
11 12 (5.94%) Network Engineer
12 10 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (4.95%) Lead Business Analyst
13 8 (3.96%) Designer
13 8 (3.96%) Technical Design Authority
13 8 (3.96%) Lead Architect
13 8 (3.96%) Security Designer
13 8 (3.96%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.97%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.98%) Web Services
2 4 (1.98%) XML
2 4 (1.98%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.34%) Data Centre
2 25 (12.38%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.96%) PKI
3 8 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.96%) Cybercrime
4 5 (2.48%) DTV
5 4 (1.98%) Cryptography
5 4 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.98%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.49%) Replication
7 2 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) BYOD
8 1 (0.50%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 61 (30.20%) Windows
2 56 (27.72%) Linux
3 45 (22.28%) UNIX
4 42 (20.79%) Solaris
5 27 (13.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (13.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (11.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (37.13%) SIEM
2 53 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.81%) ITIL
4 26 (12.87%) Incident Management
5 22 (10.89%) Information Security
5 22 (10.89%) Cyber Security
6 21 (10.40%) Mentoring
7 16 (7.92%) User Stories
7 16 (7.92%) Change Control
7 16 (7.92%) Waterfall
7 16 (7.92%) Use Case
7 16 (7.92%) Service Delivery
8 15 (7.43%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (6.93%) Coaching
9 14 (6.93%) Penetration Testing
9 14 (6.93%) Analytics
10 13 (6.44%) Malware Analysis
11 12 (5.94%) Load Balancing
11 12 (5.94%) Ethical Hacking
12 11 (5.45%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.97%) SQL
2 2 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (19.31%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (17.82%) CISSP
3 30 (14.85%) Security Cleared
4 29 (14.36%) CCNP
5 24 (11.88%) SC Cleared
6 16 (7.92%) CCIE
6 16 (7.92%) ISEB
7 14 (6.93%) CEH
8 12 (5.94%) CCNA
9 11 (5.45%) CISM
9 11 (5.45%) CCSE
9 11 (5.45%) Degree
10 9 (4.46%) GIAC
10 9 (4.46%) CCDP
11 7 (3.47%) CCSP
11 7 (3.47%) CISA
11 7 (3.47%) DV Cleared
11 7 (3.47%) ACSA
12 6 (2.97%) GCIH
12 6 (2.97%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.87%) SLA
2 20 (9.90%) PCI DSS
3 18 (8.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.98%) COBIT
6 3 (1.49%) GPG13
System Software
1 48 (23.76%) Snort
2 10 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.47%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.49%) vCloud
5 3 (1.49%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.99%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 16 (7.92%) TrustSec
2 8 (3.96%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.48%) Nessus
4 3 (1.49%) OSSEC
4 3 (1.49%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.50%) CORE IMPACT
5 1 (0.50%) Nmap
5 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.50%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 120 (59.41%) Cisco
2 93 (46.04%) Juniper
3 82 (40.59%) F5
4 74 (36.63%) CheckPoint
5 50 (24.75%) Blue Coat
6 29 (14.36%) McAfee
7 27 (13.37%) Symantec
8 24 (11.88%) Crossbeam
8 24 (11.88%) ArcSight
9 22 (10.89%) IBM
10 21 (10.40%) Websense
10 21 (10.40%) Splunk
11 19 (9.41%) Citrix
12 18 (8.91%) Microsoft
12 18 (8.91%) Fortinet
13 17 (8.42%) Qualys
13 17 (8.42%) VMware
13 17 (8.42%) HP
14 16 (7.92%) Lancope
15 13 (6.44%) FireEye
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