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 28 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
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 797 872 879
Rank change year-on-year +75 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Sourcefire 77 63 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.064% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 65
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £36,200 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -27.27% +14.58%  

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 39713 43563 51205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.66% 44.27% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 58672 68360 80822
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,453 £26,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sourcefire in the UK

Sourcefire
Top 7 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 28 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
England +71 76 £47,500 -9.52% 3
UK excluding London +52 53 £40,000 -27.27% 3
South East +61 36 £67,500 +35.00%
London +35 22 £47,500 +5.55%
Midlands - 12 £37,500 -
South West -1 7 £43,750 -23.91%
North of England -6 1 £37,500 +4.16% 1

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for Sourcefire.

1 143 (85.12%) Cisco
2 115 (68.45%) Firewall
3 90 (53.57%) F5
4 89 (52.98%) Cisco Certification
5 87 (51.79%) CheckPoint
6 84 (50.00%) Palo Alto
7 83 (49.40%) Juniper
8 70 (41.67%) Windows
8 70 (41.67%) Linux
9 67 (39.88%) CCNP
10 63 (37.50%) Blue Coat
10 63 (37.50%) Network Security
11 55 (32.74%) VPN
12 54 (32.14%) Risk Management
13 49 (29.17%) Microsoft
14 48 (28.57%) Fortinet
14 48 (28.57%) Digital Economy
15 46 (27.38%) McAfee
16 45 (26.79%) CCIE
17 44 (26.19%) ITIL
17 44 (26.19%) Cisco ASA
18 42 (25.00%) Snort
18 42 (25.00%) TCP/IP
19 39 (23.21%) Unix
19 39 (23.21%) SIEM
19 39 (23.21%) Kalman Filter
20 36 (21.43%) CCSE
21 35 (20.83%) Information Security
21 35 (20.83%) SLA
22 34 (20.24%) CCSP

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 6 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.19%) Apache
2 2 (1.19%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 28 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (11.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (11.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 19 (11.31%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 115 (68.45%) Firewall
2 63 (37.50%) Network Security
3 55 (32.74%) VPN
4 44 (26.19%) Cisco ASA
5 42 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 32 (19.05%) Cisco ISE
7 28 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 23 (13.69%) Internet
9 19 (11.31%) Wireless
10 13 (7.74%) BGP
10 13 (7.74%) LAN
10 13 (7.74%) MPLS
10 13 (7.74%) WAN
11 12 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 12 (7.14%) IPsec
11 12 (7.14%) OSPF
12 11 (6.55%) SSL
13 10 (5.95%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (4.76%) DNS
15 7 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.36%) Big Data
2 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (5.95%) Metasploit
General
1 48 (28.57%) Digital Economy
2 12 (7.14%) Finance
2 12 (7.14%) German Language
3 5 (2.98%) Billing
4 3 (1.79%) French Language
5 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Automotive
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Local Government
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (47.62%) Security Engineer
2 38 (22.62%) Juniper Engineer
2 38 (22.62%) Senior Security Engineer
3 36 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 34 (20.24%) Cisco Engineer
5 29 (17.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 23 (13.69%) Consultant
7 21 (12.50%) Security Consultant
8 20 (11.90%) Analyst
9 19 (11.31%) Blue Coat Engineer
9 19 (11.31%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 16 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 16 (9.52%) Security Analyst
11 15 (8.93%) Senior Network Engineer
12 14 (8.33%) Firewall Analyst
12 14 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
13 11 (6.55%) Linux Engineer
14 10 (5.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 10 (5.95%) Sourcefire Consultant
15 9 (5.36%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.95%) Regular Expression
2 8 (4.76%) 802.1X
3 6 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.19%) PCRE
5 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.88%) Security Operations Centre
2 21 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 15 (8.93%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (8.93%) PKI
4 9 (5.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (4.76%) Clustering
6 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.79%) FlexPod
7 3 (1.79%) iPad
8 2 (1.19%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.60%) CESG
9 1 (0.60%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 70 (41.67%) Linux
1 70 (41.67%) Windows
2 39 (23.21%) Unix
3 31 (18.45%) Solaris
3 31 (18.45%) Windows 2000
3 31 (18.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (18.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (8.93%) CentOS
4 15 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (8.93%) Ubuntu
5 13 (7.74%) Windows Server
6 12 (7.14%) Debian
7 10 (5.95%) Kali Linux
7 10 (5.95%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.36%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.14%) Risk Management
2 44 (26.19%) ITIL
3 39 (23.21%) Kalman Filter
3 39 (23.21%) SIEM
4 35 (20.83%) Information Security
5 27 (16.07%) Mentoring
5 27 (16.07%) Security Operations
6 23 (13.69%) Security Management
7 19 (11.31%) Coaching
7 19 (11.31%) Content Management
7 19 (11.31%) Identity Management
8 17 (10.12%) Vulnerability Management
9 16 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (8.33%) Threat Detection
11 12 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 12 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 11 (6.55%) Analytics
12 11 (6.55%) CRM
12 11 (6.55%) Presales
13 9 (5.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.93%) Python
2 12 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.57%) Ruby
4 5 (2.98%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.98%) Perl
5 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.19%) C#
6 2 (1.19%) Java
6 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.60%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 89 (52.98%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (39.88%) CCNP
3 45 (26.79%) CCIE
4 36 (21.43%) CCSE
5 34 (20.24%) CCSP
6 22 (13.10%) CCDP
7 20 (11.90%) CCIE Service Provider
8 19 (11.31%) JNCIS
8 19 (11.31%) Security Cleared
9 16 (9.52%) SC Cleared
10 15 (8.93%) CESG Certified Professional
11 12 (7.14%) CISSP
12 8 (4.76%) Degree
13 7 (4.17%) CEH
14 6 (3.57%) CCNA
14 6 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
15 4 (2.38%) CREST Certified
15 4 (2.38%) DV Cleared
16 3 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
16 3 (1.79%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (20.83%) SLA
2 26 (15.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (11.90%) PCI DSS
4 9 (5.36%) GPG13
5 5 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (1.79%) QA
7 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (25.00%) Snort
2 19 (11.31%) ProxySG
3 9 (5.36%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.57%) pfSense
5 2 (1.19%) Docker
5 2 (1.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (10.12%) Nessus
2 15 (8.93%) OSSEC
3 11 (6.55%) QRadar
4 8 (4.76%) FortiGate
5 6 (3.57%) Kibana
5 6 (3.57%) logstash
5 6 (3.57%) RSA enVision
6 5 (2.98%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (2.98%) CSIRT
7 4 (2.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.79%) RSA Archer
9 2 (1.19%) ArcSight ESM
9 2 (1.19%) Fluentd
9 2 (1.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.19%) Nagios
9 2 (1.19%) Puppet
9 2 (1.19%) RSA Security Analytics
9 2 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 143 (85.12%) Cisco
2 90 (53.57%) F5
3 87 (51.79%) CheckPoint
4 84 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 83 (49.40%) Juniper
6 63 (37.50%) Blue Coat
7 49 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 48 (28.57%) Fortinet
9 46 (27.38%) McAfee
10 31 (18.45%) Crossbeam
11 25 (14.88%) TippingPoint
12 24 (14.29%) LogRhythm
13 23 (13.69%) HP
14 20 (11.90%) Imperva
15 19 (11.31%) Proofpoint
16 15 (8.93%) Red Hat
17 14 (8.33%) Aruba
18 13 (7.74%) Splunk
19 12 (7.14%) Forcepoint
20 11 (6.55%) ArcSight
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