The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 180 193 198
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 20 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.22% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% 1.93% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 2
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£500 £503 £503
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.49% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £271 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £547 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
738 777 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.08% 11.43% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 502 576
Average daily rate £388 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £589 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 49
Average hourly rate £18.70 £16.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% -25.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.89 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 25 (64.10%) Firewall
2 18 (46.15%) CISSP
2 18 (46.15%) Finance
3 17 (43.59%) TCP/IP
4 16 (41.03%) Network Security
5 15 (38.46%) Windows
6 12 (30.77%) Information Security
7 11 (28.21%) Linux
7 11 (28.21%) UNIX
8 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
9 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
9 9 (23.08%) Network+ Certification
9 9 (23.08%) GIAC
9 9 (23.08%) GCIA
9 9 (23.08%) CISM
9 9 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (20.51%) SIEM
11 7 (17.95%) MobileIron
11 7 (17.95%) CNA
11 7 (17.95%) Novell Certification
11 7 (17.95%) WAN
11 7 (17.95%) VLAN
12 6 (15.38%) Network Design
12 6 (15.38%) CISMP
12 6 (15.38%) Legal
12 6 (15.38%) VPN
12 6 (15.38%) DNS
12 6 (15.38%) Internet
12 6 (15.38%) OSPF
12 6 (15.38%) Financial Institution

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) Firewall
2 17 (43.59%) TCP/IP
3 16 (41.03%) Network Security
4 7 (17.95%) WAN
4 7 (17.95%) VLAN
5 6 (15.38%) VPN
5 6 (15.38%) DNS
5 6 (15.38%) Internet
5 6 (15.38%) OSPF
6 5 (12.82%) LAN
7 4 (10.26%) HSRP
7 4 (10.26%) MPLS
7 4 (10.26%) BGP
8 3 (7.69%) HTTP
8 3 (7.69%) DMVPN
9 2 (5.13%) IPsec
9 2 (5.13%) BIG-IP
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
9 2 (5.13%) DMZ
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Legal
2 6 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Analyst
2 16 (41.03%) Security Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Security Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Information Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) IT Risk Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Security Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Information Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Information Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Network Support
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) PKI
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Open Source
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.56%) CESG
4 1 (2.56%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.56%) RMADS
4 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) UNIX
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.56%) Debian
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Information Security
2 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
3 9 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (20.51%) SIEM
5 6 (15.38%) Network Design
6 5 (12.82%) Information Assurance
7 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.69%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (7.69%) Network Management
8 3 (7.69%) Investment Management
8 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.13%) ISMS
9 2 (5.13%) High Availability
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.13%) Scrum
9 2 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) PHP
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) CISSP
2 9 (23.08%) Network+ Certification
2 9 (23.08%) GIAC
2 9 (23.08%) GCIA
2 9 (23.08%) CISM
3 7 (17.95%) CNA
3 7 (17.95%) Novell Certification
4 6 (15.38%) CISMP
5 3 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) GCIH
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.56%) CISA
7 1 (2.56%) CCIE
7 1 (2.56%) CCNP
7 1 (2.56%) CCNA
7 1 (2.56%) EnCE
7 1 (2.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.56%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) MobileIron
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) Sun
3 3 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 3 (7.69%) F5
4 2 (5.13%) Sourcefire
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.56%) Avaya
5 1 (2.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.56%) CA
5 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
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