The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 June 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 / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 350 421 451
Rank change year-on-year +71 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 37 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 11
Median salary £65,250 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.50% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £70,000 £49,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -23.80% +9.37%  

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 South East.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 6802 8709 10955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 46.98% 47.78% 51.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5556 7225 8693
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Sourcefire in the South East

Sourcefire
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sourcefire in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sourcefire in the South East

Sourcefire
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 Sourcefire within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Berkshire +38 26 £55,000 +10.00%
Surrey - 6 £67,500 -
Kent - 3 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £70,000 -
Sourcefire
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 80 (98.77%) Cisco
1 80 (98.77%) F5
2 65 (80.25%) CheckPoint
3 64 (79.01%) Firewall
4 62 (76.54%) Blue Coat
4 62 (76.54%) Palo Alto
5 53 (65.43%) Juniper
6 49 (60.49%) Risk Management
6 49 (60.49%) Digital Economy
7 47 (58.02%) Cisco Certification
8 40 (49.38%) Kalman Filter
8 40 (49.38%) Windows
8 40 (49.38%) Linux
9 35 (43.21%) TCP/IP
9 35 (43.21%) SLA
10 34 (41.98%) CCIE
10 34 (41.98%) ITIL
11 33 (40.74%) Fortinet
11 33 (40.74%) Network Security
12 31 (38.27%) Crossbeam
12 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (38.27%) Unix
12 31 (38.27%) Solaris
12 31 (38.27%) Windows 2000
12 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (35.80%) Microsoft Office
13 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
13 29 (35.80%) CCSE
14 27 (33.33%) CCNP
15 24 (29.63%) VPN

Sourcefire
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:

Applications
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (24.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 20 (24.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 64 (79.01%) Firewall
2 35 (43.21%) TCP/IP
3 33 (40.74%) Network Security
4 24 (29.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 24 (29.63%) VPN
5 22 (27.16%) Internet
6 18 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (13.58%) LAN
7 11 (13.58%) WAN
7 11 (13.58%) Wireless
8 10 (12.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (4.94%) BGP
9 4 (4.94%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (4.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (4.94%) MPLS
9 4 (4.94%) OSPF
10 2 (2.47%) DHCP
10 2 (2.47%) DNS
10 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.47%) SSL
General
1 49 (60.49%) Digital Economy
2 11 (13.58%) German Language
3 4 (4.94%) Billing
4 3 (3.70%) French Language
5 1 (1.23%) Automotive
5 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (58.02%) Security Engineer
2 41 (50.62%) Juniper Engineer
3 40 (49.38%) Senior Security Engineer
4 20 (24.69%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 20 (24.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 20 (24.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 20 (24.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 14 (17.28%) Network Engineer
5 14 (17.28%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Escalation Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Architect
9 2 (2.47%) Blue Coat Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Consultant
9 2 (2.47%) Firewall Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Network Consultant
9 2 (2.47%) Security Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.47%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (49.38%) Linux
1 40 (49.38%) Windows
2 31 (38.27%) Solaris
2 31 (38.27%) Unix
2 31 (38.27%) Windows 2000
2 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 9 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 9 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (60.49%) Risk Management
2 40 (49.38%) Kalman Filter
3 34 (41.98%) ITIL
4 23 (28.40%) Security Management
5 22 (27.16%) Mentoring
6 20 (24.69%) Coaching
6 20 (24.69%) Content Management
6 20 (24.69%) Identity Management
6 20 (24.69%) Information Security
6 20 (24.69%) Security Operations
7 9 (11.11%) Change Management
7 9 (11.11%) CRM
8 4 (4.94%) Migration
8 4 (4.94%) Network Design
9 3 (3.70%) SIEM
10 2 (2.47%) Application Performance Management
10 2 (2.47%) Converged Infrastructure
10 2 (2.47%) Line Management
10 2 (2.47%) Presales
10 2 (2.47%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 47 (58.02%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (41.98%) CCIE
3 29 (35.80%) CCSE
4 27 (33.33%) CCNP
5 20 (24.69%) CCIE Service Provider
5 20 (24.69%) CCSP
5 20 (24.69%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.47%) CISSP
7 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.23%) SANS
7 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (43.21%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) GPG13
System Software
1 20 (24.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 80 (98.77%) Cisco
1 80 (98.77%) F5
2 65 (80.25%) CheckPoint
3 62 (76.54%) Blue Coat
3 62 (76.54%) Palo Alto
4 53 (65.43%) Juniper
5 33 (40.74%) Fortinet
6 31 (38.27%) Crossbeam
7 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
8 22 (27.16%) HP
9 21 (25.93%) McAfee
10 20 (24.69%) Imperva
10 20 (24.69%) Proofpoint
10 20 (24.69%) TippingPoint
11 11 (13.58%) Aruba
12 9 (11.11%) Forcepoint
13 2 (2.47%) Brocade
13 2 (2.47%) Meraki
13 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.23%) ArcSight