Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Suricata skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Suricata over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Suricata Intrusion Detection System (IDS)
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1085 1155 1199
Rank change year-on-year +70 +44 -
Permanent jobs citing Suricata 3 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.019% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.016% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 32 20
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.43% -
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +100.00% - -

Suricata is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 18,410 17,663 15,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.01% 10.46% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13,936 14,041 12,739
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,840
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

Suricata
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Suricata in the UK

Suricata
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Suricata in the UK

Suricata
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Suricata within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 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
England +51 3 £60,000 +9.09% 1
UK excluding London +36 3 £60,000 +100.00%
South West - 3 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT jobs citing Suricata 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 with a requirement for Suricata.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 3 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (100.00%) NetWitness
1 3 (100.00%) EnCase
1 3 (100.00%) Arista
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Firepower

Suricata
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Firepower
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Arista
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (100.00%) NetWitness
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) VMware