The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sourcefire products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sourcefire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sourcefire, Inc.

Sourcefire
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 191 203
Rank change year-on-year +39 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 27 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.81% 0.40% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 0.81% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 8
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -23.80% +9.37%  

Sourcefire is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1616 2211 2651
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.72% 49.43% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1745 1911
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Sourcefire as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sourcefire in Berkshire

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sourcefire in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Sourcefire in Berkshire

Sourcefire
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sourcefire in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sourcefire in Berkshire

Sourcefire
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +34 25 £40,000 -23.80%
Bracknell - 2 - -
Sourcefire
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Sourcefire also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
1 55 (100.00%) F5
2 54 (98.18%) CheckPoint
3 53 (96.36%) Juniper
3 53 (96.36%) Blue Coat
3 53 (96.36%) Palo Alto
4 50 (90.91%) Firewall
5 49 (89.09%) Risk Management
5 49 (89.09%) Digital Economy
6 40 (72.73%) Kalman Filter
7 34 (61.82%) ITIL
8 33 (60.00%) TCP/IP
9 31 (56.36%) Unix
9 31 (56.36%) Windows
9 31 (56.36%) Solaris
9 31 (56.36%) Linux
9 31 (56.36%) Windows 2000
9 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (56.36%) Crossbeam
9 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (47.27%) SLA
11 24 (43.64%) Network Security
11 24 (43.64%) Fortinet
12 22 (40.00%) Security Management
12 22 (40.00%) VPN
12 22 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (40.00%) HP
12 22 (40.00%) Mentoring
13 20 (36.36%) Coaching
13 20 (36.36%) CCIE Service Provider

Sourcefire
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 20 (36.36%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 50 (90.91%) Firewall
2 33 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 24 (43.64%) Network Security
4 22 (40.00%) VPN
5 20 (36.36%) Internet
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (3.64%) BGP
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.64%) IPsec
7 2 (3.64%) MPLS
7 2 (3.64%) OSPF
7 2 (3.64%) SNMP
7 2 (3.64%) SSL
7 2 (3.64%) VLAN
7 2 (3.64%) Wireless
8 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 49 (89.09%) Digital Economy
2 11 (20.00%) German Language
3 4 (7.27%) Billing
4 3 (5.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Security Engineer
2 41 (74.55%) Juniper Engineer
3 40 (72.73%) Senior Security Engineer
4 20 (36.36%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 20 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
4 20 (36.36%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 20 (36.36%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Firewall Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Network Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Security Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) SOC Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Network Security Consultant
7 1 (1.82%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.64%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) Linux
1 31 (56.36%) Solaris
1 31 (56.36%) Unix
1 31 (56.36%) Windows
1 31 (56.36%) Windows 2000
1 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (89.09%) Risk Management
2 40 (72.73%) Kalman Filter
3 34 (61.82%) ITIL
4 22 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 22 (40.00%) Security Management
5 20 (36.36%) Coaching
5 20 (36.36%) Content Management
5 20 (36.36%) Identity Management
5 20 (36.36%) Information Security
5 20 (36.36%) Security Operations
6 4 (7.27%) Migration
7 2 (3.64%) Application Performance Management
7 2 (3.64%) Business Development
7 2 (3.64%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.64%) Network Design
7 2 (3.64%) Presales
7 2 (3.64%) Project Management
7 2 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (36.36%) CCIE
2 20 (36.36%) CCIE Service Provider
2 20 (36.36%) CCSE
2 20 (36.36%) CCSP
2 20 (36.36%) JNCIS
3 2 (3.64%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (47.27%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
1 55 (100.00%) F5
2 54 (98.18%) CheckPoint
3 53 (96.36%) Blue Coat
3 53 (96.36%) Juniper
3 53 (96.36%) Palo Alto
4 31 (56.36%) Crossbeam
5 24 (43.64%) Fortinet
6 22 (40.00%) HP
7 20 (36.36%) Imperva
7 20 (36.36%) McAfee
7 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 20 (36.36%) Proofpoint
7 20 (36.36%) TippingPoint
8 2 (3.64%) Aruba
8 2 (3.64%) Brocade
8 2 (3.64%) Meraki
8 2 (3.64%) SolarWinds