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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire
Rank 785 828 747
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -81
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 118 112 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 94 92 101
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -

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
52130 56421 54941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.04% 46.72% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41922 45150 44725
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 £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +38 115 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South East -32 38 £48,000 +6.66% 2
London +25 30 £56,250 +50.00% 3
Berkshire -2 22 £48,000 -4.00%
Cheshire - 17 £47,500 -
North West - 17 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +21 16 £50,000 +21.21% 1
West Yorkshire +19 16 £50,000 +21.21%
Reading -8 15 £52,000 +4.00%
Hampshire -21 15 £48,000 +6.66% 1
Leeds +17 14 £50,000 +21.21%
City of London +35 10 £65,000 +9.24% 1
Slough +19 7 £48,000 -23.20%
Bracknell - 7 £48,000 -
Farnborough - 7 £48,000 -
East of England +28 6 £55,000 +12.24% 2
Bedfordshire - 6 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands -14 5 £65,000 +36.84%
Southampton -33 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Birmingham +1 4 £66,250 +39.47%
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £55,000 -
High Wycombe - 4 £55,000 -
Luton - 4 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £55,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £65,000 -
Bradford -10 2 £50,000 -
Bedford - 2 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £53,750 - 1
Scotland - 2 £53,750 - 1

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (59.90%) Cisco
2 109 (53.96%) Firewall
3 90 (44.55%) Juniper
4 78 (38.61%) SIEM
5 73 (36.14%) CheckPoint
6 72 (35.64%) Network Security
7 69 (34.16%) F5
8 65 (32.18%) Intrusion Detection
9 61 (30.20%) Snort
10 58 (28.71%) Linux
11 54 (26.73%) Windows
12 51 (25.25%) Cisco Certification
13 50 (24.75%) Finance
14 48 (23.76%) Blue Coat
15 45 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
16 44 (21.78%) TCP/IP
16 44 (21.78%) UNIX
17 43 (21.29%) WAN
18 40 (19.80%) Splunk
19 39 (19.31%) Cisco ASA
20 38 (18.81%) Information Security
21 37 (18.32%) CCNP
22 35 (17.33%) LAN
23 31 (15.35%) Solaris
24 29 (14.36%) Cyber Security
25 28 (13.86%) ITIL
25 28 (13.86%) SLA
25 28 (13.86%) CISSP
25 28 (13.86%) Management Information System
26 26 (12.87%) Wireshark

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (1.98%) Lync
1 4 (1.98%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 109 (53.96%) Firewall
2 72 (35.64%) Network Security
3 65 (32.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 44 (21.78%) TCP/IP
5 43 (21.29%) WAN
6 39 (19.31%) Cisco ASA
7 35 (17.33%) LAN
8 26 (12.87%) DNS
8 26 (12.87%) Wireshark
8 26 (12.87%) Wireless
8 26 (12.87%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (9.41%) VPN
9 19 (9.41%) DHCP
10 15 (7.43%) Internet
10 15 (7.43%) tcpdump
11 13 (6.44%) FTP
12 10 (4.95%) SSL
12 10 (4.95%) FWSM
13 9 (4.46%) HTTP
14 8 (3.96%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.44%) Data Mining
2 11 (5.45%) Big Data
3 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Metasploit
General
1 50 (24.75%) Finance
2 23 (11.39%) Financial Institution
3 17 (8.42%) Banking
4 13 (6.44%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.47%) Law
6 4 (1.98%) Legal
7 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.49%) Advertising
7 3 (1.49%) Electronics
7 3 (1.49%) Marketing
8 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.50%) French Language
9 1 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 68 (33.66%) Analyst
2 51 (25.25%) Consultant
3 40 (19.80%) Security Consultant
3 40 (19.80%) Security Analyst
4 37 (18.32%) Security Engineer
5 28 (13.86%) Network Consultant
5 28 (13.86%) Network Security Consultant
6 17 (8.42%) Network Engineer
7 14 (6.93%) Architect
8 13 (6.44%) Business Analyst
9 10 (4.95%) Sales Consultant
10 9 (4.46%) Lead Business Analyst
11 8 (3.96%) Senior Security Engineer
12 7 (3.47%) Security Architect
12 7 (3.47%) Cisco Specialist
13 6 (2.97%) Senior Network Engineer
13 6 (2.97%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (2.97%) IT Security Analyst
13 6 (2.97%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.97%) XMPP
2 5 (2.48%) Regular Expression
2 5 (2.48%) XML
3 4 (1.98%) Web Services
4 1 (0.50%) .NET
4 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.50%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.50%) WCF
4 1 (0.50%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.86%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.47%) Open Source
4 5 (2.48%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.48%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.98%) PKI
6 3 (1.49%) DTV
6 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.99%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 58 (28.71%) Linux
2 54 (26.73%) Windows
3 44 (21.78%) UNIX
4 31 (15.35%) Solaris
5 21 (10.40%) Windows 2000
5 21 (10.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (38.61%) SIEM
2 45 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.81%) Information Security
4 29 (14.36%) Cyber Security
5 28 (13.86%) ITIL
6 21 (10.40%) Mentoring
7 20 (9.90%) Network Design
8 19 (9.41%) Change Control
9 18 (8.91%) Penetration Testing
9 18 (8.91%) Migration
10 16 (7.92%) Load Balancing
10 16 (7.92%) Coaching
11 15 (7.43%) Analytics
12 13 (6.44%) User Stories
12 13 (6.44%) Anomaly Detection
12 13 (6.44%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.44%) Use Case
12 13 (6.44%) Incident Management
12 13 (6.44%) Service Delivery
13 12 (5.94%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (25.25%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (18.32%) CCNP
3 28 (13.86%) CISSP
4 25 (12.38%) Security Cleared
5 20 (9.90%) ISEB
6 18 (8.91%) CCIE
6 18 (8.91%) SC Cleared
6 18 (8.91%) CCSE
7 16 (7.92%) CEH
7 16 (7.92%) CCNA
8 14 (6.93%) CISM
8 14 (6.93%) GIAC
9 13 (6.44%) Degree
10 12 (5.94%) DV Cleared
11 9 (4.46%) JNCIP
11 9 (4.46%) GCIH
11 9 (4.46%) GCIA
11 9 (4.46%) SSCP
12 8 (3.96%) CCSP
13 5 (2.48%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.86%) SLA
2 14 (6.93%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.99%) COBIT
6 1 (0.50%) QA
6 1 (0.50%) GPG13
System Software
1 61 (30.20%) Snort
2 10 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.99%) vCloud
3 2 (0.99%) pfSense
3 2 (0.99%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (5.94%) Nessus
2 4 (1.98%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.99%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.50%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 121 (59.90%) Cisco
2 90 (44.55%) Juniper
3 73 (36.14%) CheckPoint
4 69 (34.16%) F5
5 48 (23.76%) Blue Coat
6 40 (19.80%) Splunk
7 24 (11.88%) Fortinet
8 21 (10.40%) Crossbeam
8 21 (10.40%) Websense
8 21 (10.40%) LogRhythm
9 19 (9.41%) IBM
10 17 (8.42%) McAfee
10 17 (8.42%) ArcSight
11 16 (7.92%) VMware
11 16 (7.92%) Microsoft
12 13 (6.44%) HP
13 11 (5.45%) Symantec
14 10 (4.95%) IronPort
14 10 (4.95%) Citrix
15 7 (3.47%) Qualys
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Car + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + £7,200 Travel Allowance + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 30 days holiday + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago