Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sourcefire Snort
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 546 569 616
Rank change year-on-year +23 +47 -2
Permanent jobs citing Snort 1 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.003% 0.094% 0.084%
As % of the System Software category 0.025% 0.67% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 33
South East median annual salary - £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +9.89%
England median annual salary £51,250 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.58% +20.00% -1.96%

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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4058 4930 5899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.38% 14.09% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3521 4195 4959
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Snort
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Snort as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Snort in the South East

Snort
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Snort in the South East

Snort
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Snort within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +43 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Snort
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Snort.

1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) FireEye
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

Snort
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Forensic Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Suricata
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) FireEye
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) TippingPoint