Period
to 28 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 July 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 172 182
Rank change year-on-year +62 +10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 52 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.09% 0.76% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 4.02% 1.47% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 29
Reading median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% +18.42% -24.00%
Berkshire median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +55.56% -6.25% -4.00%

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 Reading.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1292 1908 2412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 52.01% 51.51% 51.20%
Number of salaries quoted 975 1494 1687
Reading median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £29,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Sourcefire in Reading

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Sourcefire in Reading

Sourcefire
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sourcefire in Reading over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Sourcefire in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
1 52 (100.00%) Juniper
1 52 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 52 (100.00%) F5
1 52 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 51 (98.08%) CheckPoint
3 49 (94.23%) Firewall
4 47 (90.38%) Risk Management
4 47 (90.38%) Digital Economy
5 36 (69.23%) ITIL
6 34 (65.38%) Unix
6 34 (65.38%) Windows
6 34 (65.38%) Solaris
6 34 (65.38%) Linux
6 34 (65.38%) Windows 2000
6 34 (65.38%) TCP/IP
6 34 (65.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (65.38%) Crossbeam
7 30 (57.69%) Kalman Filter
8 25 (48.08%) SLA
9 19 (36.54%) German Language
10 18 (34.62%) Network Security
10 18 (34.62%) Fortinet
11 15 (28.85%) TippingPoint
11 15 (28.85%) Imperva
11 15 (28.85%) Proofpoint
11 15 (28.85%) Content Management
11 15 (28.85%) Information Security
11 15 (28.85%) ProxySG

Sourcefire
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Office
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 15 (28.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 49 (94.23%) Firewall
2 34 (65.38%) TCP/IP
3 18 (34.62%) Network Security
4 15 (28.85%) Internet
4 15 (28.85%) VPN
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 47 (90.38%) Digital Economy
2 19 (36.54%) German Language
3 7 (13.46%) French Language
4 2 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Security Engineer
2 30 (57.69%) Juniper Engineer
2 30 (57.69%) Senior Security Engineer
3 15 (28.85%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 15 (28.85%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (28.85%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 15 (28.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Blue Coat Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Firewall Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) SOC Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Network Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Network Security Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Linux
1 34 (65.38%) Solaris
1 34 (65.38%) Unix
1 34 (65.38%) Windows
1 34 (65.38%) Windows 2000
1 34 (65.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 34 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (90.38%) Risk Management
2 36 (69.23%) ITIL
3 30 (57.69%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (28.85%) Coaching
4 15 (28.85%) Content Management
4 15 (28.85%) Identity Management
4 15 (28.85%) Information Security
4 15 (28.85%) Mentoring
4 15 (28.85%) Security Management
4 15 (28.85%) Security Operations
5 3 (5.77%) Migration
6 2 (3.85%) Business Development
6 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) CCIE
1 15 (28.85%) CCIE Service Provider
1 15 (28.85%) CCSE
1 15 (28.85%) CCSP
1 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (28.85%) JNCIS
2 1 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (48.08%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
1 52 (100.00%) F5
1 52 (100.00%) Juniper
1 52 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 51 (98.08%) CheckPoint
3 34 (65.38%) Crossbeam
4 18 (34.62%) Fortinet
5 15 (28.85%) HP
5 15 (28.85%) Imperva
5 15 (28.85%) McAfee
5 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
5 15 (28.85%) Proofpoint
5 15 (28.85%) TippingPoint