Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Snort skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Snort over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Sourcefire Snort
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 632 598 576
Rank change year-on-year -34 -22 +12
Contract jobs citing Snort 2 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.038% 0.073%
As % of the System Software category 0.035% 0.31% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 25
London median daily rate £525 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £378 £464 £338
90th Percentile £653 £587 £590
England median daily rate £475 £525 £425
% change year-on-year -9.52% +23.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £50.00

Snort is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5786 5494 4481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.29% 12.23% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4152 3791 3026
London median daily rate £485 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £185 £193 £175
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 143 211
London median hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.79% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £12.20 £12.05 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.20 £50.00 £34.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Snort
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Snort as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Snort in London

Snort
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Snort in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Snort in London

Snort
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Snort in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Snort in London

Snort
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Snort in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Snort in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Snort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Snort.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) QRadar
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Snort
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) QRadar
1 1 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire