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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire Snort
South West / Bristol
Rank 101 123 122
Rank change year-on-year +22 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Snort 30 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.63% 0.65% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 20.55% 5.91% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 1
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year -27.27% +17.64%  

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 146 203 195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 7.94% 10.96% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 111 185 151
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,064 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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

Snort
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Snort in Bristol over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Snort in Bristol

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 30 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 30 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 28 (77.78%) SIEM
2 28 (77.78%) Linux
3 27 (75.00%) DV Cleared
4 26 (72.22%) Windows
5 23 (63.89%) Software Engineering
6 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
6 21 (58.33%) Unix
6 21 (58.33%) Information Security
6 21 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
7 20 (55.56%) Security Operations
7 20 (55.56%) GCIA
8 18 (50.00%) ArcSight
8 18 (50.00%) Firewall
8 18 (50.00%) LogRhythm
9 17 (47.22%) Security Operations Centre
9 17 (47.22%) Internet
9 17 (47.22%) Java
10 16 (44.44%) CISSP
10 16 (44.44%) GCIH
10 16 (44.44%) SANS
10 16 (44.44%) Coaching
11 15 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (38.89%) Protective Monitoring
13 13 (36.11%) Mentoring
14 12 (33.33%) FireEye
14 12 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 12 (33.33%) GIAC

Snort
Top Related 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 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 18 (50.00%) Firewall
3 17 (47.22%) Internet
4 12 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 7 (19.44%) DNS
6 5 (13.89%) DHCP
6 5 (13.89%) LAN
6 5 (13.89%) Network Security
6 5 (13.89%) VPN
6 5 (13.89%) WAN
7 2 (5.56%) FTP
7 2 (5.56%) HTTP
7 2 (5.56%) IPv4
7 2 (5.56%) IPv6
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Analyst
2 18 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
3 16 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Network Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Security Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Unix Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Linux
2 26 (72.22%) Windows
3 21 (58.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) SIEM
2 23 (63.89%) Software Engineering
3 21 (58.33%) Information Security
3 21 (58.33%) Network Monitoring
4 20 (55.56%) Security Operations
5 16 (44.44%) Coaching
6 15 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (38.89%) Protective Monitoring
8 13 (36.11%) Mentoring
9 12 (33.33%) ITIL
9 12 (33.33%) Service Management
10 10 (27.78%) Security Architecture
11 7 (19.44%) ITSM
11 7 (19.44%) Performance Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (13.89%) Change Control
13 5 (13.89%) ISMS
13 5 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
14 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) Perl
2 7 (19.44%) Python
3 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.56%) Lua
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 30 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 27 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 20 (55.56%) GCIA
4 16 (44.44%) CISSP
4 16 (44.44%) GCIH
4 16 (44.44%) SANS
5 12 (33.33%) GIAC
6 5 (13.89%) CCNA
6 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (11.11%) CREST Certified
8 3 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (8.33%) Degree
8 3 (8.33%) LPIC
8 3 (8.33%) MCSE
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (8.33%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) GPG13
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 12 (33.33%) Nmap
2 8 (22.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (16.67%) RSA enVision
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 2 (5.56%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (2.78%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 18 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 12 (33.33%) FireEye
3 9 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) Splunk
6 1 (2.78%) NetWitness
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