The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sourcefire Snort
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 758 844 891
Rank change year-on-year +86 +47  
Permanent jobs citing Snort 104 70 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.076% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 0.96% 0.60% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 76 51 46
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £56,250
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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10831 11681 12416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.93% 12.64% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9222 10023 10322
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Snort
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Snort
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Snort in England

Snort
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Snort in England

Snort
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the England 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
South West +41 42 £55,000 +46.66% 1
London +18 39 £57,500 -11.53%
West Midlands +31 20 £42,500 +13.33%
East Midlands +19 2 £30,000 -45.45%
North West - 1 £37,500 - 1
Snort
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Snort.

1 151 (78.24%) SIEM
2 128 (66.32%) Linux
3 96 (49.74%) LogRhythm
4 84 (43.52%) Firewall
5 75 (38.86%) GIAC
5 75 (38.86%) Windows
6 74 (38.34%) Cybersecurity
7 70 (36.27%) ArcSight
8 68 (35.23%) TCP/IP
9 67 (34.72%) Unix
10 65 (33.68%) Security Cleared
11 64 (33.16%) SC Cleared
12 61 (31.61%) Java
13 60 (31.09%) Wireshark
14 57 (29.53%) DV Cleared
15 55 (28.50%) GCIH
16 53 (27.46%) Information Security
17 51 (26.42%) CISSP
17 51 (26.42%) Security Operations
18 47 (24.35%) Security Operations Centre
19 45 (23.32%) Internet
20 44 (22.80%) Cyberthreat
21 43 (22.28%) Network Monitoring
21 43 (22.28%) Cisco
21 43 (22.28%) Python
21 43 (22.28%) Nessus
21 43 (22.28%) Software Engineering
22 41 (21.24%) Sourcefire
23 40 (20.73%) Degree
23 40 (20.73%) DNS

Snort
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.70%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.66%) Apache
2 9 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.11%) Jetty
4 5 (2.59%) WordPress
5 3 (1.55%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.04%) nginx
7 1 (0.52%) Confluence
7 1 (0.52%) IIS
7 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (43.52%) Firewall
2 68 (35.23%) TCP/IP
3 60 (31.09%) Wireshark
4 45 (23.32%) Internet
5 40 (20.73%) DNS
6 39 (20.21%) DHCP
6 39 (20.21%) Network Security
7 35 (18.13%) SSL
7 35 (18.13%) VPN
8 21 (10.88%) LDAP
9 20 (10.36%) FTP
9 20 (10.36%) HTTP
9 20 (10.36%) tcpdump
10 19 (9.84%) SMTP
10 19 (9.84%) Telnet
11 15 (7.77%) Cisco ISE
12 14 (7.25%) IPsec
13 12 (6.22%) BGP
13 12 (6.22%) EIGRP
13 12 (6.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.25%) MySQL
2 13 (6.74%) Big Data
3 6 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.07%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (11.92%) Metasploit
2 12 (6.22%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.70%) Subversion
4 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.04%) Apache Continuum
5 2 (1.04%) Maven
5 2 (1.04%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.52%) JIRA
6 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (9.84%) Telecoms
2 14 (7.25%) Finance
3 5 (2.59%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.04%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 122 (63.21%) Analyst
2 93 (48.19%) SOC Analyst
3 57 (29.53%) Security Analyst
4 38 (19.69%) Security Engineer
4 38 (19.69%) Senior Analyst
5 26 (13.47%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 15 (7.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.77%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 11 (5.70%) Cisco Analyst
7 11 (5.70%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 11 (5.70%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 11 (5.70%) Network Analyst
7 11 (5.70%) Network Security Analyst
8 10 (5.18%) Consultant
8 10 (5.18%) Firewall Analyst
8 10 (5.18%) Network Engineer
8 10 (5.18%) Security Consultant
8 10 (5.18%) Sourcefire Consultant
9 8 (4.15%) IT Analyst
9 8 (4.15%) Junior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.84%) .NET
2 11 (5.70%) LAMP
2 11 (5.70%) Regular Expression
3 9 (4.66%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (3.11%) HornetQ
4 6 (3.11%) JMX
5 5 (2.59%) Cocoa
5 5 (2.59%) Cocoa Touch
5 5 (2.59%) Core Animation
5 5 (2.59%) Core Data
5 5 (2.59%) CSS
5 5 (2.59%) HTML
5 5 (2.59%) JSON
5 5 (2.59%) JSP
5 5 (2.59%) RESTful
5 5 (2.59%) Web Services
5 5 (2.59%) XML
6 3 (1.55%) 802.1X
6 3 (1.55%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (24.35%) Security Operations Centre
2 44 (22.80%) Cyberthreat
3 21 (10.88%) iPad
4 20 (10.36%) Linux Command Line
5 15 (7.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 14 (7.25%) Data Centre
6 14 (7.25%) PKI
7 13 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (6.22%) SCADA
9 11 (5.70%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.59%) Animation
11 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.04%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.52%) Cyber Attack
13 1 (0.52%) Fintech
13 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 128 (66.32%) Linux
2 75 (38.86%) Windows
3 67 (34.72%) Unix
4 22 (11.40%) Kali Linux
5 18 (9.33%) Debian
6 16 (8.29%) Ubuntu
7 15 (7.77%) CentOS
7 15 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.11%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.59%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (78.24%) SIEM
2 74 (38.34%) Cybersecurity
3 53 (27.46%) Information Security
4 51 (26.42%) Security Operations
5 43 (22.28%) Network Monitoring
5 43 (22.28%) Software Engineering
6 34 (17.62%) Vulnerability Management
7 29 (15.03%) Security Monitoring
8 27 (13.99%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 27 (13.99%) Threat Intelligence
9 26 (13.47%) Analytics
10 25 (12.95%) Coaching
10 25 (12.95%) Protective Monitoring
11 21 (10.88%) Mentoring
11 21 (10.88%) Open Source
12 20 (10.36%) Threat Detection
13 15 (7.77%) ITIL
14 14 (7.25%) Service Management
15 13 (6.74%) Network Management
15 13 (6.74%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (31.61%) Java
2 43 (22.28%) Python
3 24 (12.44%) Bash Shell
3 24 (12.44%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.36%) Perl
5 18 (9.33%) PowerShell
6 16 (8.29%) Ruby
6 16 (8.29%) SQL
7 7 (3.63%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.59%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.59%) PHP
9 1 (0.52%) C
9 1 (0.52%) C++
9 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (38.86%) GIAC
2 65 (33.68%) Security Cleared
3 64 (33.16%) SC Cleared
4 57 (29.53%) DV Cleared
5 55 (28.50%) GCIH
6 51 (26.42%) CISSP
7 40 (20.73%) Degree
8 36 (18.65%) GCIA
9 32 (16.58%) CEH
10 26 (13.47%) SANS
11 22 (11.40%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (11.40%) CREST Certified
12 15 (7.77%) CCNP
12 15 (7.77%) CCSP
12 15 (7.77%) CISM
12 15 (7.77%) RHCA
12 15 (7.77%) RHCE
12 15 (7.77%) RHCSA
13 14 (7.25%) CCDP
13 14 (7.25%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (8.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.55%) GPG13
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.15%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.63%) iptables
3 7 (3.63%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.11%) KVM
4 6 (3.11%) pfSense
4 6 (3.11%) Xen
5 4 (2.07%) Docker
6 3 (1.55%) HDFS
7 2 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.52%) NFS
8 1 (0.52%) Samba
8 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (22.28%) Nessus
2 37 (19.17%) RSA enVision
3 31 (16.06%) Nmap
4 21 (10.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 18 (9.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 14 (7.25%) OSSEC
7 13 (6.74%) QRadar
8 12 (6.22%) EnCase
8 12 (6.22%) Nexpose
9 11 (5.70%) Nagios
10 9 (4.66%) Ansible
10 9 (4.66%) Kibana
10 9 (4.66%) logstash
11 7 (3.63%) Cacti
11 7 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (3.63%) Puppet
12 6 (3.11%) CFEngine
13 5 (2.59%) Computer Incident Response Team
13 5 (2.59%) CSIRT
14 3 (1.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 96 (49.74%) LogRhythm
2 70 (36.27%) ArcSight
3 43 (22.28%) Cisco
4 41 (21.24%) Sourcefire
5 40 (20.73%) AlienVault
6 35 (18.13%) Splunk
7 27 (13.99%) Rapid7
8 26 (13.47%) FireEye
9 25 (12.95%) Palo Alto
10 22 (11.40%) LogLogic
11 21 (10.88%) Juniper
11 21 (10.88%) NetWitness
12 19 (9.84%) McAfee
12 19 (9.84%) Sophos
13 17 (8.81%) Microsoft
14 16 (8.29%) Symantec
15 15 (7.77%) Acunetix
16 14 (7.25%) Red Hat
17 13 (6.74%) VMware
18 12 (6.22%) Qualys
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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