The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 - 233
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 1 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% - 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 22
Median salary £37,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00%  

Sourcefire is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2663 2431 2947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 43.34% 42.35% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2186 1998 2359
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Sourcefire as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sourcefire in the North West

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Sourcefire in the North West

Sourcefire
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Manchester - 1 £37,500 - 1
Sourcefire
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Detection

Sourcefire
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Detection
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 41 minutes ago