Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 999 998 1044
Rank change year-on-year -1 +46 +40
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 138 159 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.085% 0.096% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 89 86 173
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £48,375
% change year-on-year +20.00% +3.36% -3.25%

Sourcefire is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 72,218 71,814 89,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.47% 43.58% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 57,270 58,215 73,696
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £74,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sourcefire as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sourcefire in England

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Sourcefire in England

Sourcefire
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sourcefire in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Sourcefire in England

Sourcefire
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 49 £60,000 -7.69% 8
South East -10 48 £46,500 -7.00% 1
Midlands +18 21 £37,500 -6.25%
West Midlands +12 15 £37,500 -6.25%
South West +3 15 £47,000 +10.59% 1
East of England +11 7 £60,000 - 2
East Midlands +19 6 £67,500 +68.75%
North of England 0 4 £53,000 +17.78% 1
North West - 4 £53,000 -
Sourcefire
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 102 (73.91%) Cisco
2 87 (63.04%) Palo Alto
3 67 (48.55%) CheckPoint
3 67 (48.55%) Firewall
4 61 (44.20%) Juniper
5 59 (42.75%) Linux
6 55 (39.86%) Cisco ASA
7 53 (38.41%) SIEM
8 51 (36.96%) F5
9 50 (36.23%) Cisco Certification
10 46 (33.33%) Windows
11 45 (32.61%) Snort
12 44 (31.88%) TCP/IP
12 44 (31.88%) Network Security
13 43 (31.16%) Unix
14 42 (30.43%) CCNP
15 40 (28.99%) CISSP
15 40 (28.99%) Cisco ISE
16 35 (25.36%) VPN
16 35 (25.36%) Fortinet
17 33 (23.91%) Cisco IOS
17 33 (23.91%) Blue Coat
18 32 (23.19%) Python
19 30 (21.74%) Crossbeam
19 30 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
19 30 (21.74%) CEH
20 28 (20.29%) IPsec
20 28 (20.29%) Information Security
20 28 (20.29%) McAfee
21 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003

Sourcefire
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 12 (8.70%) Apache
1 12 (8.70%) Apache Spark
2 9 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.45%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.72%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.72%) Veritas eDiscovery
Communications & Networking
1 67 (48.55%) Firewall
2 55 (39.86%) Cisco ASA
3 44 (31.88%) Network Security
3 44 (31.88%) TCP/IP
4 40 (28.99%) Cisco ISE
5 35 (25.36%) VPN
6 33 (23.91%) Cisco IOS
7 28 (20.29%) IPsec
8 22 (15.94%) SSL
9 18 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (13.04%) MPLS
10 15 (10.87%) BGP
10 15 (10.87%) DNS
11 14 (10.14%) Wireless
12 13 (9.42%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (7.97%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (7.97%) DHCP
13 11 (7.97%) OSPF
14 10 (7.25%) DSL
14 10 (7.25%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.70%) Big Data
1 12 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 25 (18.12%) German Language
2 22 (15.94%) French Language
3 9 (6.52%) Billing
3 9 (6.52%) Digital Economy
4 4 (2.90%) Law
5 3 (2.17%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (29.71%) Analyst
2 38 (27.54%) Security Analyst
3 31 (22.46%) Firewall Analyst
4 29 (21.01%) Consultant
5 28 (20.29%) Security Consultant
6 22 (15.94%) Blue Coat Analyst
6 22 (15.94%) Network Consultant
6 22 (15.94%) Network Security Consultant
6 22 (15.94%) Security Engineer
7 19 (13.77%) Cisco Consultant
7 19 (13.77%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 19 (13.77%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 15 (10.87%) Network Engineer
9 11 (7.97%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (7.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (5.80%) Information Security Engineer
11 8 (5.80%) Integration Engineer
11 8 (5.80%) SOC Engineer
12 7 (5.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
1 12 (8.70%) PCRE
1 12 (8.70%) Regular Expression
2 10 (7.25%) LDAP
3 4 (2.90%) XML
4 3 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.97%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.80%) FlexPod
2 8 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.07%) Cyber Defence
4 6 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (4.35%) PKI
5 5 (3.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.90%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.17%) Cyberattack
7 3 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.45%) Clustering
8 2 (1.45%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.45%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.72%) SCADA
9 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (42.75%) Linux
2 46 (33.33%) Windows
3 43 (31.16%) Unix
4 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (18.12%) Solaris
5 25 (18.12%) Windows 2000
6 6 (4.35%) CentOS
6 6 (4.35%) Debian
6 6 (4.35%) Kali Linux
6 6 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (38.41%) SIEM
2 30 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (20.29%) Information Security
4 26 (18.84%) ITIL
5 19 (13.77%) Security Architecture
6 16 (11.59%) Analytics
6 16 (11.59%) Event Correlation
7 15 (10.87%) Risk Management
8 14 (10.14%) Time Management
9 13 (9.42%) Mentoring
9 13 (9.42%) Project Management
9 13 (9.42%) Service Management
9 13 (9.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 12 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (7.97%) Migration
11 11 (7.97%) Network Design
12 10 (7.25%) Computer Forensics
12 10 (7.25%) Presales
12 10 (7.25%) Security Management
12 10 (7.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.19%) Python
2 23 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 16 (11.59%) Ruby
4 12 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 7 (5.07%) C
6 6 (4.35%) Java
6 6 (4.35%) Perl
7 5 (3.62%) C#
7 5 (3.62%) SQL
8 4 (2.90%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.90%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.90%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 50 (36.23%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (30.43%) CCNP
3 40 (28.99%) CISSP
4 30 (21.74%) CEH
5 24 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 23 (16.67%) SANS
7 20 (14.49%) GCIH
8 19 (13.77%) SC Cleared
9 15 (10.87%) OSCP
10 11 (7.97%) CCIE
10 11 (7.97%) CREST Certified
11 10 (7.25%) Degree
12 9 (6.52%) CCNA
12 9 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (6.52%) GIAC
13 7 (5.07%) A+ Certification
14 6 (4.35%) Linux+ Certification
14 6 (4.35%) LPIC
14 6 (4.35%) RHCA
14 6 (4.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (13.77%) PMO
3 18 (13.04%) GPG13
4 11 (7.97%) PCI DSS
5 8 (5.80%) QA
6 3 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (32.61%) Snort
2 19 (13.77%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.70%) HDFS
4 8 (5.80%) Docker
5 6 (4.35%) pfSense
6 3 (2.17%) VMware NSX
7 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (14.49%) Nessus
2 16 (11.59%) FortiGate
3 15 (10.87%) Suricata
4 11 (7.97%) RSA enVision
5 10 (7.25%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (5.80%) Cisco Prime
6 8 (5.80%) Puppet
7 7 (5.07%) SCOM
7 7 (5.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (4.35%) OpenVAS
8 6 (4.35%) OSSEC
8 6 (4.35%) QRadar
9 5 (3.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (3.62%) RSA Archer
9 5 (3.62%) Trend Micro Deep Security
10 4 (2.90%) ArcSight ESM
10 4 (2.90%) RSA Security Analytics
10 4 (2.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (2.17%) Fluentd
11 3 (2.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 102 (73.91%) Cisco
2 87 (63.04%) Palo Alto
3 67 (48.55%) CheckPoint
4 61 (44.20%) Juniper
5 51 (36.96%) F5
6 35 (25.36%) Fortinet
7 33 (23.91%) Blue Coat
8 30 (21.74%) Crossbeam
9 28 (20.29%) McAfee
10 23 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 22 (15.94%) Sophos
12 18 (13.04%) HP
13 17 (12.32%) ArcSight
14 15 (10.87%) FireEye
14 15 (10.87%) Splunk
14 15 (10.87%) TippingPoint
15 14 (10.14%) Aruba
15 14 (10.14%) NetWitness
16 12 (8.70%) LogRhythm
16 12 (8.70%) SolarWinds