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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sourcefire Snort
Rank - - 212
Permanent jobs citing Snort 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.038%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
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
674 927 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.77% 13.12% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 582 718 438
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) F5