The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Snort skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sourcefire Snort
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 109 134
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Snort 15 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.81% 0.44% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 8.33% 4.40% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05%  

Snort is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 180 159 239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 9.70% 10.07% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 150 136 182
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,064 £21,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Snort
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Snort as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Snort in Bristol

Snort
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Snort in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Snort 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Snort.

1 40 (88.89%) SIEM
2 39 (86.67%) SC Cleared
2 39 (86.67%) Security Cleared
3 37 (82.22%) Windows
4 36 (80.00%) Linux
5 32 (71.11%) DV Cleared
5 32 (71.11%) Information Security
5 32 (71.11%) Software Engineering
6 31 (68.89%) ArcSight
6 31 (68.89%) TCP/IP
6 31 (68.89%) Unix
6 31 (68.89%) Network Monitoring
7 30 (66.67%) LogRhythm
8 29 (64.44%) GCIA
9 28 (62.22%) Security Operations
10 27 (60.00%) Java
11 26 (57.78%) Internet
12 25 (55.56%) Security Operations Centre
13 24 (53.33%) SANS
13 24 (53.33%) Coaching
13 24 (53.33%) CISSP
13 24 (53.33%) GCIH
14 22 (48.89%) Firewall
15 20 (44.44%) Mentoring
16 19 (42.22%) FireEye
16 19 (42.22%) .NET
16 19 (42.22%) GIAC
16 19 (42.22%) Nmap
16 19 (42.22%) Wireshark
17 18 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring

Snort
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 31 (68.89%) TCP/IP
2 26 (57.78%) Internet
3 22 (48.89%) Firewall
4 19 (42.22%) Wireshark
5 9 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (13.33%) DNS
7 5 (11.11%) DHCP
7 5 (11.11%) LAN
7 5 (11.11%) Network Security
7 5 (11.11%) VPN
7 5 (11.11%) WAN
8 1 (2.22%) FTP
8 1 (2.22%) HTTP
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Analyst
2 29 (64.44%) SOC Analyst
3 25 (55.56%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) Security Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Security Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) SIEM Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Unix Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Operations Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Senior Operations Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (24.44%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 36 (80.00%) Linux
3 31 (68.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) SIEM
2 32 (71.11%) Information Security
2 32 (71.11%) Software Engineering
3 31 (68.89%) Network Monitoring
4 28 (62.22%) Security Operations
5 24 (53.33%) Coaching
6 20 (44.44%) Mentoring
7 18 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 16 (35.56%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (28.89%) ITIL
9 13 (28.89%) Service Management
10 11 (24.44%) Security Architecture
11 8 (17.78%) ITSM
12 5 (11.11%) Change Control
12 5 (11.11%) ISMS
12 5 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (11.11%) Process Improvement
13 4 (8.89%) Performance Testing
13 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.33%) Python
3 5 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (86.67%) SC Cleared
1 39 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 32 (71.11%) DV Cleared
3 29 (64.44%) GCIA
4 24 (53.33%) CISSP
4 24 (53.33%) GCIH
4 24 (53.33%) SANS
5 19 (42.22%) GIAC
6 5 (11.11%) CCNA
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.11%) CREST Certified
7 3 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (6.67%) Degree
7 3 (6.67%) LPIC
7 3 (6.67%) MCSE
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (6.67%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.44%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (42.22%) Nmap
2 12 (26.67%) RSA enVision
3 9 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (13.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (8.89%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (2.22%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (2.22%) RSA Archer
6 1 (2.22%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) ArcSight
2 30 (66.67%) LogRhythm
3 19 (42.22%) FireEye
4 7 (15.56%) Splunk
5 5 (11.11%) Sourcefire
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) LogLogic
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) Trend Micro
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