The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Snort skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Snort over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire Snort
South East / Surrey
Rank - 207 205
Permanent jobs citing Snort 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.024% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category - 0.16% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year -27.27% +17.64%  

Snort is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 520 632 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 18.64% 15.20% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 431 530 529
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Snort
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Snort as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Snort in Surrey

Snort
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Snort in Surrey

Snort
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Snort.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (60.00%) SANS
2 3 (60.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Proventia
3 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat

Snort
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Malware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (60.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) SANS
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (20.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) Proventia
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) BT
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (20.00%) VMware