Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Sourcefire skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sourcefire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Sourcefire
England > South West
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 306 313 329
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 12 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.14% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.76% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
South West median annual salary £55,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.02% +10.59% -10.53%
10th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,250 £46,250
England median annual salary £57,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.87% +4.55% +15.79%

Sourcefire is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,432 1,850 1,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.67% 18.44% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,097 1,491 1,504
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Sourcefire as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Sourcefire in the South West

Sourcefire
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Sourcefire in the South West

Sourcefire
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Bristol +9 10 - - 3
Wiltshire -5 2 £55,000 - 1
Sourcefire
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Sourcefire 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 South West region with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) McAfee
2 10 (83.33%) Data Management
2 10 (83.33%) Nessus
2 10 (83.33%) NetScout
2 10 (83.33%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 10 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (83.33%) Palo Alto
2 10 (83.33%) NetWitness
2 10 (83.33%) Customer Requirements
2 10 (83.33%) Docker
3 9 (75.00%) Patch Management
3 9 (75.00%) Systems Engineering
3 9 (75.00%) Aerospace
3 9 (75.00%) Visualisation
3 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (75.00%) Splunk
3 9 (75.00%) ArcSight
3 9 (75.00%) SIEM
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 9 (75.00%) Unix
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) Intel

Sourcefire
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DHCP
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
1 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
2 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 9 (75.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) Unix
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Customer Requirements
1 10 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (83.33%) Data Management
2 9 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 9 (75.00%) SIEM
2 9 (75.00%) Systems Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Python
2 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Nessus
1 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) McAfee
2 10 (83.33%) NetScout
2 10 (83.33%) NetWitness
2 10 (83.33%) Palo Alto
3 9 (75.00%) ArcSight
3 9 (75.00%) Splunk
4 2 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) Intel