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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 22 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Average daily rate £563 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £451 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.86% +20.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
568 733 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.35% 27.03% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 324 233
Average daily rate £363 £325 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £201 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 38
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +51.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £39.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 9 £380 - 1
Newbury - 1 £525 -
Slough - 1 £500 - 1
Intrusion Detection
South East

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Intrusion Detection.

1 22 (66.67%) SIEM
2 20 (60.61%) CISSP
3 19 (57.58%) Security Operations
4 15 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (45.45%) Degree
5 14 (42.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (42.42%) Mentoring
6 13 (39.39%) Firewall
7 7 (21.21%) Windows
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) Identity Management
8 6 (18.18%) Security Management
8 6 (18.18%) Wireless
8 6 (18.18%) Internet
8 6 (18.18%) ISA Server
8 6 (18.18%) Wireless Security
8 6 (18.18%) Network Architecture
8 6 (18.18%) UAG
8 6 (18.18%) PKI
8 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
8 6 (18.18%) WSUS
8 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
9 5 (15.15%) ArcSight
9 5 (15.15%) Analytics
9 5 (15.15%) RSA Security Analytics
9 5 (15.15%) NetWitness
9 5 (15.15%) GCIA
9 5 (15.15%) CEH
9 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
9 5 (15.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Intrusion Detection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) Internet
2 6 (18.18%) Wireless
2 6 (18.18%) Wireless Security
3 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.12%) LAN
4 4 (12.12%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) Intranet
5 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.03%) MPLS
5 1 (3.03%) NAS
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Analyst
2 14 (42.42%) Incident Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Field Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) ArcSight Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) IT Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Junior
8 1 (3.03%) SIEM Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) SIEM Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) SIEM Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) SOC Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) PKI
2 4 (12.12%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) SIEM
2 19 (57.58%) Security Operations
3 15 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (42.42%) Mentoring
4 14 (42.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (18.18%) Identity Management
5 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 6 (18.18%) Network Architecture
5 6 (18.18%) Security Management
6 5 (15.15%) Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.03%) Operations Management
8 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) CISSP
2 15 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (15.15%) CEH
3 5 (15.15%) GCIA
4 4 (12.12%) GCIH
5 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) SANS
7 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
7 1 (3.03%) PMP
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
1 5 (15.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) ISA Server
1 6 (18.18%) UAG
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) WSUS
2 5 (15.15%) RSA Security Analytics
3 4 (12.12%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (3.03%) Endace
4 1 (3.03%) Simpana
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) ArcSight
2 5 (15.15%) NetWitness
3 4 (12.12%) HP
3 4 (12.12%) LogRhythm
4 3 (9.09%) Qualys
5 2 (6.06%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) CommVault
6 1 (3.03%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.03%) VMware