Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Snort skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Snort over the 6 months to 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sourcefire Snort
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 670 562 756
Rank change year-on-year -108 +194 +52
Permanent jobs citing Snort 18 4 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.040% 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the System Software category 0.20% 0.074% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £40,000 £78,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £82,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -27.27% +106.25% -30.43%
75th Percentile £73,125 £86,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £79,500 " "
England median annual salary £62,500 £46,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +35.14% -22.92% +9.09%

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

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 8,897 5,426 9,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.84% 18.47% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5,675 4,685 8,425
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,399 £30,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +7.76%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +2.04%

Snort
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Snort as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Snort in London

Snort
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Snort in London.

Salary trend for Snort in London

Snort
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Snort in London over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Snort in London

Snort
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the London region over the 6 months to 26 July 2021. 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
Central London -3 1 - -
Snort
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, IT jobs citing Snort also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Snort.

1 15 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (72.22%) AWS
3 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) Python
3 12 (66.67%) Threat Intelligence
4 11 (61.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 11 (61.11%) Security Operations
4 11 (61.11%) Azure
5 10 (55.56%) Metasploit
5 10 (55.56%) Wireshark
5 10 (55.56%) Data Loss Prevention
6 9 (50.00%) Palo Alto
6 9 (50.00%) Azure Sentinel
6 9 (50.00%) Splunk
6 9 (50.00%) LogRhythm
6 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 8 (44.44%) Firewall
7 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 8 (44.44%) Blue Coat
7 8 (44.44%) Nessus
7 8 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (44.44%) Google
7 8 (44.44%) Squid
7 8 (44.44%) Forcepoint
7 8 (44.44%) Symantec
7 8 (44.44%) Cisco
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 8 (44.44%) Web Services

Snort
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (72.22%) AWS
2 11 (61.11%) Azure
3 9 (50.00%) Azure Sentinel
4 8 (44.44%) GCP
4 8 (44.44%) OpenDNS
5 2 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Wireshark
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Electronics
2 7 (38.89%) Manufacturing
2 7 (38.89%) Marketing
2 7 (38.89%) Public Sector
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Security Operations Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Security Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) SIEM Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) DevSecOps Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) DevSecOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SIEM Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Kali Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (66.67%) Threat Intelligence
3 11 (61.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 11 (61.11%) Security Operations
4 10 (55.56%) Data Loss Prevention
5 8 (44.44%) Malware Analysis
5 8 (44.44%) Patch Management
5 8 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (38.89%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (38.89%) Programme Management
7 6 (33.33%) SIEM
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (22.22%) Machine Learning
8 4 (22.22%) Web Filtering
9 3 (16.67%) DevOps
9 3 (16.67%) Sprint Planning
9 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 2 (11.11%) DevSecOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 12 (66.67%) Python
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) C
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) QA
1 2 (11.11%) SOC 1
1 2 (11.11%) SOC 3
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Squid
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Nessus
1 8 (44.44%) Nexpose
1 8 (44.44%) Suricata
2 2 (11.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (11.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (5.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (50.00%) LogRhythm
1 9 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 9 (50.00%) Splunk
2 8 (44.44%) Blue Coat
2 8 (44.44%) Carbon Black
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) CrowdStrike
2 8 (44.44%) FireEye
2 8 (44.44%) Forcepoint
2 8 (44.44%) Google
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Qualys
2 8 (44.44%) Symantec
2 8 (44.44%) Zscaler
3 7 (38.89%) SAP
4 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.56%) ArcSight