The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sourcefire
UK
Rank 779 863 855
Rank change year-on-year +84 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 86 78 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.076% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 49 60 93
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00%  

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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 36853 46988 49642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.93% 45.92% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29608 38366 40039
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Sourcefire
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sourcefire in the UK

Sourcefire
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sourcefire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sourcefire in the UK

Sourcefire
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sourcefire within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 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
England +122 84 £55,000 -2.22% 4
South East +68 43 £63,000 +26.00% 2
London +74 29 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Reading +50 28 £72,500 +61.11% 1
Berkshire +49 28 £72,500 +61.11% 1
City of London +48 12 £55,000 -31.25%
Surrey +57 8 £63,000 +26.00%
Redhill - 8 £63,000 -
Maidstone - 6 £40,000 -
Kent - 6 £40,000 -
West Midlands +30 4 £48,750 -32.75% 1
Birmingham +17 4 £48,750 - 1
South West +12 4 £47,500 -19.14%
East of England +25 3 - -
Hertfordshire +18 3 - -
Bristol +5 3 - -
Hatfield - 3 - -
Hampshire +18 1 - -
Glasgow +18 1 £32,500 -46.93%
Scotland +12 1 £32,500 -46.93%
Gloucestershire +2 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Gloucester +1 1 £47,500 -32.14%
Aldershot - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £37,500 -
South Wales - 1 £62,500 - 1
North West - 1 £37,500 -
Newport - 1 £62,500 -
Wales - 1 £62,500 - 1

Sourcefire
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 166 (83.42%) Cisco
2 133 (66.83%) CheckPoint
3 128 (64.32%) Firewall
4 127 (63.82%) Palo Alto
5 119 (59.80%) Juniper
6 112 (56.28%) F5
7 85 (42.71%) Windows
8 82 (41.21%) Blue Coat
9 81 (40.70%) Risk Management
10 76 (38.19%) Network Security
11 75 (37.69%) Cisco Certification
12 74 (37.19%) Linux
13 66 (33.17%) Fortinet
14 58 (29.15%) Intel Security
15 57 (28.64%) Unix
16 54 (27.14%) VPN
17 52 (26.13%) CCNP
18 50 (25.13%) Information Security
18 50 (25.13%) Kalman Filter
19 47 (23.62%) TCP/IP
20 45 (22.61%) Crossbeam
21 44 (22.11%) Cisco ASA
22 43 (21.61%) Solaris
23 41 (20.60%) Windows 2000
23 41 (20.60%) Windows Server 2003
23 41 (20.60%) Windows Server 2008
23 41 (20.60%) SIEM
23 41 (20.60%) Security Operations
24 39 (19.60%) Security Operations Centre
24 39 (19.60%) Snort

Sourcefire
Top Related IT Skills 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 15 (7.54%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.51%) Apache
2 5 (2.51%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (13.57%) MS Excel
1 27 (13.57%) MS Office
2 21 (10.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 21 (10.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.02%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (64.32%) Firewall
2 76 (38.19%) Network Security
3 54 (27.14%) VPN
4 47 (23.62%) TCP/IP
5 44 (22.11%) Cisco ASA
6 29 (14.57%) Internet
7 24 (12.06%) NetScreen
8 23 (11.56%) BGP
8 23 (11.56%) OSPF
9 21 (10.55%) Cisco ISE
10 18 (9.05%) Wireless
11 16 (8.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 16 (8.04%) Intrusion Detection
12 15 (7.54%) DMVPN
12 15 (7.54%) SNMP
13 13 (6.53%) LAN
13 13 (6.53%) WAN
14 12 (6.03%) IPsec
15 8 (4.02%) Cisco Wireless
16 7 (3.52%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.53%) Hadoop
2 5 (2.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Metasploit
General
1 33 (16.58%) Finance
2 20 (10.05%) German Language
3 14 (7.04%) French Language
4 7 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.02%) Banking
6 5 (2.51%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.51%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.51%) Local Government
8 1 (0.50%) Billing
8 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 113 (56.78%) Security Engineer
2 56 (28.14%) Juniper Engineer
3 48 (24.12%) Network Engineer
4 45 (22.61%) Senior Security Engineer
5 39 (19.60%) Cisco Engineer
6 37 (18.59%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 26 (13.07%) Analyst
7 26 (13.07%) Network Security Engineer
8 21 (10.55%) Blue Coat Engineer
8 21 (10.55%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 19 (9.55%) Linux Engineer
9 19 (9.55%) Security Analyst
10 12 (6.03%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 11 (5.53%) Senior Network Engineer
12 10 (5.03%) SOC Analyst
13 9 (4.52%) Architect
13 9 (4.52%) SOC Engineer
13 9 (4.52%) Support Engineer
14 8 (4.02%) Consultant
14 8 (4.02%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.04%) Elastic Stack
2 15 (7.54%) 802.1X
3 14 (7.04%) Regular Expression
4 5 (2.51%) PCRE
5 1 (0.50%) OAuth
5 1 (0.50%) OpenID
5 1 (0.50%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.60%) Security Operations Centre
2 15 (7.54%) Clustering
3 14 (7.04%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.02%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.01%) PKI
7 2 (1.01%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.50%) CESG
8 1 (0.50%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 85 (42.71%) Windows
2 74 (37.19%) Linux
3 57 (28.64%) Unix
4 43 (21.61%) Solaris
5 41 (20.60%) Windows 2000
5 41 (20.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 41 (20.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.03%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.52%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.02%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.01%) CentOS
9 4 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.01%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.51%) Debian
11 1 (0.50%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.70%) Risk Management
2 50 (25.13%) Information Security
2 50 (25.13%) Kalman Filter
3 41 (20.60%) Security Operations
3 41 (20.60%) SIEM
4 37 (18.59%) ITIL
5 33 (16.58%) Mentoring
6 28 (14.07%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (11.56%) Analytics
7 23 (11.56%) Identity Management
7 23 (11.56%) Security Management
8 22 (11.06%) Content Management
9 21 (10.55%) Coaching
10 20 (10.05%) Presales
11 16 (8.04%) Computer Forensics
12 15 (7.54%) High Availability
12 15 (7.54%) Identity Access Management
13 14 (7.04%) Cyber Intelligence
13 14 (7.04%) Malware Analysis
13 14 (7.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.04%) Python
2 14 (7.04%) Bash Shell
2 14 (7.04%) Ruby
3 2 (1.01%) C
3 2 (1.01%) Lua
3 2 (1.01%) Perl
4 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (37.69%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (26.13%) CCNP
3 38 (19.10%) CCIE
4 37 (18.59%) CCSE
5 26 (13.07%) CCSP
6 24 (12.06%) CISSP
7 22 (11.06%) JNCIS
8 20 (10.05%) Degree
9 18 (9.05%) CEH
9 18 (9.05%) Security Cleared
10 17 (8.54%) SC Cleared
11 12 (6.03%) CCDP
12 9 (4.52%) CREST Certified
12 9 (4.52%) GCIH
13 8 (4.02%) SANS
14 7 (3.52%) DV Cleared
14 7 (3.52%) GIAC
15 5 (2.51%) ISACA
15 5 (2.51%) OSCP
16 4 (2.01%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.08%) SLA
2 29 (14.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (9.05%) PCI DSS
4 13 (6.53%) GPG13
5 7 (3.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (19.60%) Snort
2 22 (11.06%) ProxySG
3 8 (4.02%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.51%) HDFS
5 3 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.50%) XenApp
6 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (11.56%) QRadar
2 19 (9.55%) RSA Security Analytics
3 17 (8.54%) RSA enVision
4 16 (8.04%) FortiGate
5 15 (7.54%) Kibana
5 15 (7.54%) logstash
6 11 (5.53%) CSIRT
6 11 (5.53%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (4.02%) EnCase
8 7 (3.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (2.51%) Fluentd
10 4 (2.01%) OSSEC
11 3 (1.51%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (1.51%) Nagios
11 3 (1.51%) Nessus
12 2 (1.01%) RSA Archer
13 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
13 1 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
13 1 (0.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 166 (83.42%) Cisco
2 133 (66.83%) CheckPoint
3 127 (63.82%) Palo Alto
4 119 (59.80%) Juniper
5 112 (56.28%) F5
6 82 (41.21%) Blue Coat
7 66 (33.17%) Fortinet
8 58 (29.15%) Intel Security
9 45 (22.61%) Crossbeam
10 36 (18.09%) TippingPoint
11 33 (16.58%) Microsoft
12 32 (16.08%) Splunk
13 31 (15.58%) FireEye
13 31 (15.58%) Forcepoint
14 23 (11.56%) HP
14 23 (11.56%) Imperva
15 22 (11.06%) Proofpoint
16 20 (10.05%) LogRhythm
17 19 (9.55%) ArcSight
18 16 (8.04%) AlienVault
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