The first table below looks at the demand for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 499 460 508
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +48
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 50 79 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.17% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 1.24% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 42 29
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£450 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £253 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £353 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.65% +28.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+186.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6525 6394 8056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.69% 14.03% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3542 3335 3628
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 486 623
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £13.75 £12.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
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Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in England

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in England

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Histogram in England

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in England

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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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
London 0 22 £450 -1.09% 5
South East -33 13 £440 +4.76% 7
South West - 8 £500 -
North West -13 4 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £588 -
East of England -11 1 - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 55 (67.07%) Firewall
2 24 (29.27%) Security Cleared
3 20 (24.39%) Network Security
3 20 (24.39%) Finance
3 20 (24.39%) Windows
3 20 (24.39%) DNS
4 18 (21.95%) Cisco
5 17 (20.73%) Juniper
6 16 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (18.29%) Information Security
7 15 (18.29%) SIEM
7 15 (18.29%) McAfee
8 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
8 14 (17.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 13 (15.85%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (15.85%) CISSP
10 12 (14.63%) Solaris
10 12 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (13.41%) PCI DSS
11 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
12 10 (12.20%) ITIL
13 9 (10.98%) C
13 9 (10.98%) SQL
13 9 (10.98%) DV Cleared
14 8 (9.76%) Banking
14 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
14 8 (9.76%) Security Testing
14 8 (9.76%) C++
14 8 (9.76%) Linux
14 8 (9.76%) WAN

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 5 (6.10%) Apache
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (67.07%) Firewall
2 20 (24.39%) DNS
2 20 (24.39%) Network Security
3 8 (9.76%) LAN
3 8 (9.76%) WAN
4 6 (7.32%) LDAP
4 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.32%) VPN
4 6 (7.32%) Internet
5 5 (6.10%) NetScreen
5 5 (6.10%) Wireless
6 4 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (4.88%) SSL
6 4 (4.88%) SMTP
7 3 (3.66%) WLAN
7 3 (3.66%) MPLS
7 3 (3.66%) OSPF
7 3 (3.66%) BGP
7 3 (3.66%) Wireless Security
7 3 (3.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Metasploit
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Analyst
2 13 (15.85%) Network Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Security Analyst
4 9 (10.98%) Security Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Consultant
4 9 (10.98%) Architect
5 8 (9.76%) Security Consultant
6 6 (7.32%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Security Architect
8 4 (4.88%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Security Operations Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Network Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Network Security Consultant
10 2 (2.44%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (1.22%) Middleware
2 1 (1.22%) WinForms
2 1 (1.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.32%) PKI
2 6 (7.32%) Open Source
3 5 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.66%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.66%) AS400
5 2 (2.44%) GIS
5 2 (2.44%) SCADA
6 1 (1.22%) Firmware
6 1 (1.22%) New Media
6 1 (1.22%) RMADS
6 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.22%) CCTV
6 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.22%) CESG
6 1 (1.22%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.39%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Solaris
3 8 (9.76%) Linux
4 5 (6.10%) UNIX
5 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (18.29%) Information Security
2 15 (18.29%) SIEM
3 14 (17.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 13 (15.85%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (12.20%) ITIL
6 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
6 8 (9.76%) Security Testing
7 7 (8.54%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.54%) Security Management
7 7 (8.54%) Risk Management
8 6 (7.32%) Project Management
8 6 (7.32%) Cyber Security
9 5 (6.10%) Identity Management
10 4 (4.88%) Scrum
10 4 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.88%) Database Security
10 4 (4.88%) Security Architecture
11 3 (3.66%) Business Continuity Planning
11 3 (3.66%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.98%) C
1 9 (10.98%) SQL
2 8 (9.76%) C++
3 6 (7.32%) Perl
3 6 (7.32%) PHP
3 6 (7.32%) VB
3 6 (7.32%) Python
3 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.10%) Java
5 1 (1.22%) C#
5 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.22%) Ruby
5 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.85%) CISSP
4 9 (10.98%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.88%) CCNA
6 4 (4.88%) CISM
7 3 (3.66%) CEH
7 3 (3.66%) CCNP
8 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.44%) GIAC
8 2 (2.44%) CCIE
8 2 (2.44%) CISA
9 1 (1.22%) CCDP
9 1 (1.22%) ISEB
9 1 (1.22%) GCIH
9 1 (1.22%) Degree
9 1 (1.22%) RHCE
9 1 (1.22%) CCIP
9 1 (1.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (13.41%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.10%) QA
4 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.22%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.22%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Sendmail
2 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.10%) Snort
3 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Cisco
2 17 (20.73%) Juniper
3 15 (18.29%) McAfee
4 7 (8.54%) Blue Coat
4 7 (8.54%) Sourcefire
5 6 (7.32%) NetApp
6 5 (6.10%) Sun
6 5 (6.10%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle
7 3 (3.66%) VMware
7 3 (3.66%) IBM
8 2 (2.44%) Citrix
8 2 (2.44%) Nokia
8 2 (2.44%) Sophos
8 2 (2.44%) IronPort
8 2 (2.44%) F5
9 1 (1.22%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.22%) TippingPoint
9 1 (1.22%) Websense
9 1 (1.22%) Radware
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