The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sourcefire Snort
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 263 264
Permanent jobs citing Snort 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.015% 0.040%
As % of the System Software category - 0.13% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +69.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -27.27% +18.27%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 624 780 869
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 11.58% 11.96% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 550 649 685
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Snort
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Snort
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Snort in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Snort.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper

Snort
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) Proventia
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) BT
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 2 (100.00%) VMware