Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1071 1064 1113
Rank change year-on-year -7 +49 +24
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 135 179 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.095% 0.087%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 76 95 170
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,700 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% -

Sourcefire is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 80618 82805 99305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.56% 43.83% 45.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62381 66883 80874
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Sourcefire
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sourcefire as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sourcefire in the UK

Sourcefire
Top 13 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 6 months to 21 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
England +5 133 £57,500 +9.52% 5
UK excluding London +11 99 £47,500 +10.47% 2
South East +41 54 £46,500 -7.00% 1
London +13 34 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Midlands +62 29 £37,500 -16.67%
West Midlands +35 23 £37,500 -11.76%
South West +23 16 £45,000 +5.88%
North of England +17 6 £51,500 +39.19% 1
East Midlands - 6 £67,500 -
East of England -16 5 £60,000 -14.29%
Yorkshire +21 3 £50,000 +35.14% 1
North West - 3 £53,000 -
Wales - 2 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 98 (72.59%) Cisco
2 72 (53.33%) Firewall
3 71 (52.59%) Palo Alto
4 67 (49.63%) CheckPoint
5 57 (42.22%) F5
6 55 (40.74%) Linux
7 54 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 53 (39.26%) SIEM
9 52 (38.52%) Juniper
10 47 (34.81%) Unix
11 46 (34.07%) Windows
12 44 (32.59%) ITIL
12 44 (32.59%) Network Security
13 43 (31.85%) Cisco Certification
14 40 (29.63%) Blue Coat
14 40 (29.63%) Snort
14 40 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
15 39 (28.89%) CCNP
16 35 (25.93%) Crossbeam
17 32 (23.70%) Python
18 30 (22.22%) Windows 2000
18 30 (22.22%) Solaris
18 30 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
18 30 (22.22%) German Language
18 30 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
19 29 (21.48%) Cisco ISE
20 28 (20.74%) Fortinet
20 28 (20.74%) VPN
20 28 (20.74%) Information Security
21 26 (19.26%) IPsec

Sourcefire
Co-occurring 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 8 (5.93%) Apache
1 8 (5.93%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 72 (53.33%) Firewall
2 54 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 44 (32.59%) Network Security
4 40 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (21.48%) Cisco ISE
6 28 (20.74%) VPN
7 26 (19.26%) IPsec
7 26 (19.26%) SSL
8 23 (17.04%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (14.81%) BGP
9 20 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 20 (14.81%) MPLS
10 16 (11.85%) OSPF
11 15 (11.11%) DNS
11 15 (11.11%) VLAN
12 13 (9.63%) Ethernet
12 13 (9.63%) Intrusion Detection
12 13 (9.63%) SNMP
12 13 (9.63%) Wireless
13 12 (8.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.15%) Big Data
2 8 (5.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (22.22%) German Language
2 22 (16.30%) French Language
3 20 (14.81%) Digital Economy
4 13 (9.63%) Billing
5 4 (2.96%) Finance
6 3 (2.22%) Law
6 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.48%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 38 (28.15%) Analyst
2 36 (26.67%) Security Engineer
3 34 (25.19%) Security Analyst
4 24 (17.78%) Firewall Analyst
5 22 (16.30%) Blue Coat Analyst
5 22 (16.30%) Consultant
5 22 (16.30%) Security Consultant
6 19 (14.07%) Network Engineer
7 13 (9.63%) Network Consultant
7 13 (9.63%) Network Security Consultant
8 12 (8.89%) Cisco Consultant
8 12 (8.89%) Cisco Engineer
8 12 (8.89%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 12 (8.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 12 (8.89%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 9 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (6.67%) Sourcefire Consultant
10 8 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (5.19%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 7 (5.19%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.15%) Regular Expression
2 8 (5.93%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (5.93%) PCRE
3 4 (2.96%) XML
4 3 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.63%) FlexPod
3 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.41%) Cyber Defence
4 8 (5.93%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (2.96%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.96%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.22%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (2.22%) Cybercrime
6 3 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.74%) iPad
7 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.74%) PKI
7 1 (0.74%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 55 (40.74%) Linux
2 47 (34.81%) Unix
3 46 (34.07%) Windows
4 30 (22.22%) Solaris
4 30 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 30 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.74%) CentOS
6 1 (0.74%) Debian
6 1 (0.74%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (39.26%) SIEM
2 44 (32.59%) ITIL
3 28 (20.74%) Information Security
4 26 (19.26%) Risk Management
5 25 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (13.33%) Analytics
6 18 (13.33%) Project Management
6 18 (13.33%) Security Management
7 17 (12.59%) Mentoring
7 17 (12.59%) Time Management
8 15 (11.11%) Event Correlation
8 15 (11.11%) Service Management
9 14 (10.37%) Migration
9 14 (10.37%) Network Design
9 14 (10.37%) Presales
10 13 (9.63%) Application Performance Management
10 13 (9.63%) Converged Infrastructure
10 13 (9.63%) Line Management
10 13 (9.63%) Load Balancing
10 13 (9.63%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.70%) Python
2 21 (15.56%) Bash Shell
3 14 (10.37%) PowerShell
4 11 (8.15%) Ruby
5 8 (5.93%) Perl
6 7 (5.19%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.19%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.70%) C
7 5 (3.70%) C#
7 5 (3.70%) Java
8 4 (2.96%) SQL
8 4 (2.96%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 43 (31.85%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (28.89%) CCNP
3 26 (19.26%) CISSP
4 17 (12.59%) CEH
4 17 (12.59%) SC Cleared
4 17 (12.59%) Security Cleared
5 15 (11.11%) GCIH
6 13 (9.63%) SANS
7 11 (8.15%) CCIE
7 11 (8.15%) OSCP
8 10 (7.41%) Degree
9 7 (5.19%) CCSA
9 7 (5.19%) CCSE
10 5 (3.70%) CCNA
10 5 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (3.70%) JNCIA
10 5 (3.70%) JNCIE
11 4 (2.96%) A+ Certification
11 4 (2.96%) CREST Certified
11 4 (2.96%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.59%) GPG13
2 13 (9.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (9.63%) QA
3 12 (8.89%) PMO
4 10 (7.41%) SLA
5 5 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (29.63%) Snort
2 14 (10.37%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.93%) HDFS
4 7 (5.19%) Docker
5 2 (1.48%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.74%) pfSense
6 1 (0.74%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (12.59%) Nessus
2 15 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (8.15%) RSA enVision
3 11 (8.15%) Suricata
4 8 (5.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (5.93%) RSA Archer
5 7 (5.19%) ArcSight ESM
5 7 (5.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (5.19%) FortiGate
5 7 (5.19%) Puppet
5 7 (5.19%) QRadar
5 7 (5.19%) RSA Security Analytics
5 7 (5.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (2.96%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.96%) SCOM
6 4 (2.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.96%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 3 (2.22%) Fluentd
8 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.74%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 98 (72.59%) Cisco
2 71 (52.59%) Palo Alto
3 67 (49.63%) CheckPoint
4 57 (42.22%) F5
5 52 (38.52%) Juniper
6 40 (29.63%) Blue Coat
7 35 (25.93%) Crossbeam
8 28 (20.74%) Fortinet
9 24 (17.78%) McAfee
10 20 (14.81%) Splunk
11 19 (14.07%) ArcSight
12 17 (12.59%) SolarWinds
13 15 (11.11%) HP
13 15 (11.11%) Sophos
14 14 (10.37%) Meraki
15 13 (9.63%) Aruba
15 13 (9.63%) Brocade
15 13 (9.63%) TippingPoint
16 12 (8.89%) Microsoft
16 12 (8.89%) NetWitness