The table below looks at the statistics for Snort skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank 246 253 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Snort 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.014% 0.027% -
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.21% -
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 £47,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +15.15%
Snort
England

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

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
759 934 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.75% 12.64% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 604 733 506
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
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 Yorkshire

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

Snort Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Snort
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Snort Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Snort
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
West Yorkshire +16 1 £35,000 -15.15%
Snort
England

Snort
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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%) Network Security
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%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations 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