The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sourcefire
Rank 225 212 195
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.070% 0.059% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.13% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £49,375 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.94%
Sourcefire
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2507 2317 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.04% 45.79% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2060 2028 1686
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sourcefire
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sourcefire Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the West Midlands region.

Sourcefire Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sourcefire
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sourcefire across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Sourcefire Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Sourcefire
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Worcestershire - 2 £71,250 -
Warwickshire -17 1 £46,000 -2.12%
Sourcefire
England

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) CCDP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) Proventia

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCDP
1 2 (40.00%) CCIE
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
2 1 (20.00%) GIAC
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (20.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) Proventia
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec