The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sourcefire Snort
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 101 94
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Snort 11 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.19% 0.41% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 11.22% 3.33% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +23.80%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 98 120 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 10.57% 12.27% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75 99 143
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +12.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Snort
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Snort
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Snort in Gloucestershire

Snort
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Snort in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Snort in Gloucestershire

Snort
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Gloucester +7 6 £40,000 -38.46%
Cheltenham - 5 £60,000 -
Snort
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Snort.

1 18 (100.00%) SIEM
2 17 (94.44%) Wireshark
3 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 13 (72.22%) tcpdump
4 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
4 13 (72.22%) DV Cleared
4 13 (72.22%) LDAP
4 13 (72.22%) SMTP
4 13 (72.22%) DHCP
4 13 (72.22%) FTP
4 13 (72.22%) HTTP
4 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 13 (72.22%) DNS
4 13 (72.22%) SSL
4 13 (72.22%) Telnet
4 13 (72.22%) Threat Intelligence
4 13 (72.22%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) GIAC
5 6 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (27.78%) RSA enVision
6 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (27.78%) ArcSight
6 5 (27.78%) GCIH
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) Firewall
7 4 (22.22%) LogLogic
7 4 (22.22%) NetWitness
7 4 (22.22%) CREST Certified
7 4 (22.22%) iPad
7 4 (22.22%) Security Monitoring

Snort
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 17 (94.44%) Wireshark
2 13 (72.22%) DHCP
2 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 13 (72.22%) FTP
2 13 (72.22%) HTTP
2 13 (72.22%) LDAP
2 13 (72.22%) SMTP
2 13 (72.22%) SSL
2 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 13 (72.22%) tcpdump
2 13 (72.22%) Telnet
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Analyst
2 17 (94.44%) SOC Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (22.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) SIEM
2 13 (72.22%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 13 (72.22%) Threat Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Service Design
6 2 (11.11%) Threat Detection
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) DV Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) GIAC
4 5 (27.78%) GCIH
5 4 (22.22%) CREST Certified
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) CISSP
8 1 (5.56%) GCIA
8 1 (5.56%) SANS
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) RSA enVision
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) ArcSight
2 4 (22.22%) LogLogic
2 4 (22.22%) NetWitness
3 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
4 1 (5.56%) Splunk