The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 103 129 125
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 24 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.18% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.90% 0.67% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £413 £524
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -21.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £413 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £437 £413 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.81% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 -
Intrusion Detection
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
615 751 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.38% 26.82% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 322 234
Median daily rate £375 £310 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 33
Median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £32.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Berkshire region.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Berkshire region.

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 18 £425 +3.03% 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £525 -
Slough - 1 £450 - 1
Intrusion Detection
South East

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 26 (53.06%) CISSP
2 25 (51.02%) Firewall
3 21 (42.86%) SIEM
4 18 (36.73%) Windows
5 17 (34.69%) Internet
5 17 (34.69%) Security Operations
6 15 (30.61%) Windows Server
6 15 (30.61%) ISA Server
6 15 (30.61%) Security Management
6 15 (30.61%) Wireless
6 15 (30.61%) UAG
6 15 (30.61%) Network Architecture
6 15 (30.61%) PKI
6 15 (30.61%) WSUS
6 15 (30.61%) Wireless Security
7 14 (28.57%) Identity Management
7 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 13 (26.53%) Degree
9 12 (24.49%) Incident Management
9 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (24.49%) PCI DSS
9 12 (24.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 11 (22.45%) GCIA
10 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
10 11 (22.45%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (20.41%) Mentoring
11 10 (20.41%) CEH
11 10 (20.41%) GCIH
12 9 (18.37%) RSA Security Analytics
12 9 (18.37%) NetWitness

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 25 (51.02%) Firewall
2 17 (34.69%) Internet
3 15 (30.61%) Wireless
3 15 (30.61%) Wireless Security
4 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.16%) LAN
5 4 (8.16%) WAN
6 2 (4.08%) Network Security
6 2 (4.08%) SAN
7 1 (2.04%) Intranet
7 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.04%) MPLS
7 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Security Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Incident Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) IT Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Security Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) ArcSight Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) IT Security Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) IT Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Security Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Security Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) PKI
2 6 (12.24%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.16%) iPad
4 4 (8.16%) Smart Meter
5 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.12%) Private Cloud
5 3 (6.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.12%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) SIEM
2 17 (34.69%) Security Operations
3 15 (30.61%) Network Architecture
3 15 (30.61%) Security Management
4 14 (28.57%) Identity Management
5 12 (24.49%) Incident Management
5 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 11 (22.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (20.41%) Mentoring
8 9 (18.37%) Analytics
9 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.16%) Information Security
10 4 (8.16%) Project Management
11 3 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (6.12%) High Availability
11 3 (6.12%) Low Latency
11 3 (6.12%) Service Design
11 3 (6.12%) SOA
12 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
12 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) CISSP
2 13 (26.53%) Degree
3 11 (22.45%) GCIA
4 10 (20.41%) CEH
4 10 (20.41%) GCIH
5 3 (6.12%) MCSE
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) CISA
7 1 (2.04%) CISM
7 1 (2.04%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.04%) PMP
7 1 (2.04%) SANS
7 1 (2.04%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) PCI DSS
1 12 (24.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) ISA Server
1 15 (30.61%) UAG
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) WSUS
2 9 (18.37%) RSA Security Analytics
3 4 (8.16%) ArcSight ESM
4 3 (6.12%) Data Guard
4 3 (6.12%) Nagios
4 3 (6.12%) RSA Archer
5 1 (2.04%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.04%) Simpana
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) NetWitness
3 6 (12.24%) F5
3 6 (12.24%) Qualys
4 5 (10.20%) ArcSight
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) HP
5 4 (8.16%) Sourcefire
6 3 (6.12%) Dell
6 3 (6.12%) EMC
6 3 (6.12%) Forcepoint
6 3 (6.12%) NetApp
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle
6 3 (6.12%) Splunk
7 2 (4.08%) FireEye
7 2 (4.08%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.04%) BMC
8 1 (2.04%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.04%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) VMware