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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sourcefire Snort
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Snort 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+50.79% -21.25%
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
892 532 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.39% 10.05% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 674 423 476
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,771 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) SSCP
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
1 2 (100.00%) GCIH
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Principle Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) SSCP
1 2 (100.00%) GIAC
1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
1 2 (100.00%) GCIH
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet