The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 475 516 556
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +40
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 146 83 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.16% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 1.10% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 58 20
Average daily rate £450 £438 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £290 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £549 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £433
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.50 -
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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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7709 7577 6678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.05% 14.97% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4751 4188 3589
Average daily rate £393 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 401 377
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
South East +16 58 £450 +5.88% 3
London +16 52 £480 -8.57% 10
North West -8 8 £475 -5.00% 8
North East -25 8 £315 +27.27%
South West +1 7 £393 -1.31% 3
West Midlands -16 7 £430 +7.36%
Yorkshire +2 4 £463 +11.44% 1
East Midlands - 2 £500 - 1
East of England +8 1 £350 -17.64%
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 139 (45.42%) Firewall
2 106 (34.64%) Windows
3 104 (33.99%) Information Security
4 94 (30.72%) SIEM
5 91 (29.74%) CISSP
6 86 (28.10%) Linux
7 79 (25.82%) Security Operations
8 75 (24.51%) TCP/IP
9 68 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 67 (21.90%) SSL
11 62 (20.26%) Cisco
12 61 (19.93%) PCI DSS
13 60 (19.61%) SC Cleared
14 59 (19.28%) Unix
14 59 (19.28%) ITIL
15 57 (18.63%) Network Security
16 54 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
17 53 (17.32%) Internet
17 53 (17.32%) Management Information System
18 51 (16.67%) VMware
18 51 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
19 50 (16.34%) ArcSight
20 48 (15.69%) GCIA
20 48 (15.69%) HTTP
21 45 (14.71%) Penetration Testing
22 43 (14.05%) Incident Management
22 43 (14.05%) Data Centre
23 42 (13.73%) Security Operations Centre
23 42 (13.73%) Puppet
23 42 (13.73%) Vulnerability Assessment

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 24 (7.84%) Node.js
2 10 (3.27%) Apache
2 10 (3.27%) JBoss
3 7 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.29%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.29%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (1.63%) IIS
5 4 (1.31%) FileNet
6 3 (0.98%) Confluence
6 3 (0.98%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.27%) Office 365
4 8 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 8 (2.61%) Amazon ELB
4 8 (2.61%) Amazon S3
4 8 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (2.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 8 (2.61%) CloudFront
4 8 (2.61%) Route 53
5 6 (1.96%) SaaS
6 4 (1.31%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (45.42%) Firewall
2 75 (24.51%) TCP/IP
3 67 (21.90%) SSL
4 57 (18.63%) Network Security
5 53 (17.32%) Internet
6 48 (15.69%) HTTP
7 40 (13.07%) LAN
8 31 (10.13%) WAN
9 28 (9.15%) VPN
10 26 (8.50%) DNS
10 26 (8.50%) IPsec
11 24 (7.84%) Wireless
12 23 (7.52%) DHCP
13 21 (6.86%) SAN
14 20 (6.54%) LDAP
15 18 (5.88%) Wireless Security
16 15 (4.90%) MPLS
16 15 (4.90%) SSH
17 13 (4.25%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (3.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.15%) MongoDB
2 25 (8.17%) Relational Database
3 24 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (7.84%) Redis
4 8 (2.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (2.61%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.98%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.65%) Big Data
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (9.15%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.17%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.58%) Metasploit
4 3 (0.98%) JIRA
5 1 (0.33%) JUnit
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 31 (10.13%) Finance
2 11 (3.59%) Retail
3 10 (3.27%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.96%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.63%) Banking
5 5 (1.63%) Legal
6 4 (1.31%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Billing
7 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.33%) French Language
7 1 (0.33%) German Language
7 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.33%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 114 (37.25%) Analyst
2 82 (26.80%) Security Analyst
3 39 (12.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (12.75%) SOC Analyst
4 34 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 27 (8.82%) Consultant
6 25 (8.17%) Network Engineer
7 22 (7.19%) ArcSight Analyst
7 22 (7.19%) Security Specialist
8 21 (6.86%) Security Consultant
9 20 (6.54%) Incident Analyst
10 18 (5.88%) Support Engineer
11 15 (4.90%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 14 (4.58%) Cisco Engineer
12 14 (4.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 13 (4.25%) Architect
13 13 (4.25%) SIEM Analyst
14 12 (3.92%) Network Security Engineer
14 12 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (3.92%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.84%) Sensu
2 15 (4.90%) .NET
3 14 (4.58%) 802.1X
4 11 (3.59%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (3.59%) Web Services
5 8 (2.61%) Software Packaging
6 7 (2.29%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (1.96%) SAML
8 4 (1.31%) Middleware
8 4 (1.31%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.98%) J2EE
9 3 (0.98%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 2 (0.65%) JSF
11 1 (0.33%) Django
11 1 (0.33%) Guice
11 1 (0.33%) Play Framework
11 1 (0.33%) REST
11 1 (0.33%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.33%) Spring
11 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.32%) Management Information System
2 51 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (14.05%) Data Centre
4 42 (13.73%) Security Operations Centre
5 40 (13.07%) PKI
6 31 (10.13%) Cyberthreat
7 18 (5.88%) Cryptography
8 12 (3.92%) Driving Licence
9 10 (3.27%) Mainframe
10 9 (2.94%) DataPower
11 8 (2.61%) Computer Science
11 8 (2.61%) Private Cloud
11 8 (2.61%) Smart Meter
12 7 (2.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (2.29%) IBM Mainframe
13 6 (1.96%) AS400
13 6 (1.96%) User Experience
14 5 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (1.63%) iPad
15 4 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 106 (34.64%) Windows
2 86 (28.10%) Linux
3 59 (19.28%) Unix
4 25 (8.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 17 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (4.90%) AIX
7 13 (4.25%) Windows 7
7 13 (4.25%) Windows 8
8 9 (2.94%) Solaris
8 9 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.29%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.29%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.96%) Android
11 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.65%) CentOS
12 2 (0.65%) SUSE
13 1 (0.33%) MVS
13 1 (0.33%) VMS
13 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (33.99%) Information Security
2 94 (30.72%) SIEM
3 79 (25.82%) Security Operations
4 59 (19.28%) ITIL
5 54 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
6 45 (14.71%) Penetration Testing
7 43 (14.05%) Incident Management
8 42 (13.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 41 (13.40%) DevOps
10 36 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (11.44%) Configuration Management
11 35 (11.44%) Security Management
12 34 (11.11%) Project Management
13 31 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (9.48%) Root Cause Analysis
15 26 (8.50%) Analytics
15 26 (8.50%) Open Source
15 26 (8.50%) Vulnerability Management
16 25 (8.17%) OO
17 24 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.11%) Java
2 32 (10.46%) Perl
3 31 (10.13%) Python
4 23 (7.52%) PowerShell
5 21 (6.86%) Ruby
6 18 (5.88%) C++
7 17 (5.56%) SQL
8 9 (2.94%) Go
9 7 (2.29%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.31%) C#
11 3 (0.98%) C
11 3 (0.98%) PHP
11 3 (0.98%) VB
12 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 91 (29.74%) CISSP
2 68 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 60 (19.61%) SC Cleared
4 48 (15.69%) GCIA
5 41 (13.40%) GCIH
6 33 (10.78%) Degree
7 25 (8.17%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (7.84%) CISM
9 21 (6.86%) CEH
10 14 (4.58%) CCNA
10 14 (4.58%) GIAC
10 14 (4.58%) GSEC
11 13 (4.25%) CCNP
12 7 (2.29%) GCED
13 6 (1.96%) CISA
14 4 (1.31%) CCDP
14 4 (1.31%) MCSE
14 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.98%) RHCSA
15 3 (0.98%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (19.93%) PCI DSS
2 22 (7.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (4.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (3.27%) COBIT
5 9 (2.94%) ISO27002
6 7 (2.29%) SLA
7 4 (1.31%) COSO
7 4 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (1.31%) SAS 70
8 3 (0.98%) QA
9 1 (0.33%) FIPS 140-2
9 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.33%) ISO22301
System Software
1 21 (6.86%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.21%) Docker
3 18 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (5.23%) ISA Server
4 16 (5.23%) UAG
5 5 (1.63%) Snort
6 3 (0.98%) vSphere
7 2 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.33%) NFS
8 1 (0.33%) Squid
8 1 (0.33%) Varnish
8 1 (0.33%) Xen
8 1 (0.33%) XenApp
8 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 42 (13.73%) Puppet
2 28 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (8.17%) QRadar
4 24 (7.84%) Ansible
5 22 (7.19%) RSA Security Analytics
6 18 (5.88%) Grafana
6 18 (5.88%) Kibana
6 18 (5.88%) logstash
6 18 (5.88%) Uchiwa
7 17 (5.56%) Nessus
7 17 (5.56%) WSUS
8 16 (5.23%) Nmap
9 12 (3.92%) Salt
10 8 (2.61%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (2.29%) AirWatch
12 5 (1.63%) ArcSight ESM
12 5 (1.63%) RSA Archer
12 5 (1.63%) vRealize
13 4 (1.31%) BladeLogic
13 4 (1.31%) Nagios
Vendors
1 62 (20.26%) Cisco
2 51 (16.67%) VMware
3 50 (16.34%) ArcSight
4 41 (13.40%) Intel Security
5 38 (12.42%) Microsoft
6 31 (10.13%) Splunk
7 27 (8.82%) IBM
8 25 (8.17%) CheckPoint
9 24 (7.84%) F5
10 23 (7.52%) Red Hat
11 20 (6.54%) HP
12 18 (5.88%) NetWitness
13 17 (5.56%) Juniper
14 16 (5.23%) SolarWinds
15 14 (4.58%) Sourcefire
15 14 (4.58%) Symantec
16 13 (4.25%) Qualys
17 12 (3.92%) Oracle
17 12 (3.92%) Sitecore
18 10 (3.27%) Sun
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