The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 205 217 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Snort 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.021% 0.039% -
As % of the System Software category 0.19% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +17.50%
Snort
Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
539 595 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.21% 11.71% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 430 481 358
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Snort
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Snort across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Snort
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Snort Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Snort
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds +6 1 £35,000 -15.15%
Snort
Yorkshire

Snort
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Snort 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 Snort.

1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Snort 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 Snort. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) F5