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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 455 511 479
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -32
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 131 44 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.092% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 0.67% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 31 41
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £388 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £448 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.26% +27.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £57.50 £43.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.72% -14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £43.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +186.66%
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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
7344 6553 6343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.49% 13.68% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 3597 3312
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 362 498
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 2015. 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 +3 34 £463 +2.77% 14
South East +8 33 £400 -9.09% 12
South West -3 13 £450 -10.00% 4
East Midlands +1 9 £430 -26.87% 4
West Midlands - 9 £450 - 7
Yorkshire - 9 £415 - 3
North West -10 8 £500 - 1
East of England - 8 £450 - 2
North East - 6 £256 -
Midlands - 3 - -
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 102 (53.13%) Firewall
2 83 (43.23%) Linux
3 79 (41.15%) Windows
4 59 (30.73%) SIEM
5 58 (30.21%) Cisco
6 49 (25.52%) Information Security
7 47 (24.48%) Network Security
8 43 (22.40%) Cyber Security
9 41 (21.35%) CISSP
10 38 (19.79%) UNIX
10 38 (19.79%) Security Cleared
11 37 (19.27%) Management Information System
11 37 (19.27%) PKI
12 33 (17.19%) Finance
12 33 (17.19%) ITIL
12 33 (17.19%) TCP/IP
13 31 (16.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 31 (16.15%) Kalman Filter
14 30 (15.63%) PCI DSS
15 29 (15.10%) Degree
15 29 (15.10%) Internet
16 28 (14.58%) Penetration Testing
17 27 (14.06%) SC Cleared
18 26 (13.54%) Wireless
19 25 (13.02%) VMware
19 25 (13.02%) SSL
19 25 (13.02%) VPN
20 24 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
20 24 (12.50%) ArcSight
21 23 (11.98%) Vulnerability Management

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 11 (5.73%) Apache
2 9 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.65%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.65%) JBoss
3 7 (3.65%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.65%) nginx
4 6 (3.13%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.60%) IIS
5 5 (2.60%) FileNet
6 4 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.04%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.04%) Node.js
9 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (5.21%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.65%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.60%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.17%) SaaS
3 7 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.65%) Amazon S3
3 7 (3.65%) Route 53
3 7 (3.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.08%) IaaS
4 4 (2.08%) PaaS
5 2 (1.04%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.52%) Office 365
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 102 (53.13%) Firewall
2 47 (24.48%) Network Security
3 33 (17.19%) TCP/IP
4 29 (15.10%) Internet
5 26 (13.54%) Wireless
6 25 (13.02%) VPN
6 25 (13.02%) SSL
7 22 (11.46%) DNS
8 16 (8.33%) HTTP
9 14 (7.29%) LDAP
9 14 (7.29%) IPsec
10 13 (6.77%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (6.25%) Wireshark
11 12 (6.25%) LAN
12 10 (5.21%) WAN
12 10 (5.21%) SAN
13 9 (4.69%) DHCP
13 9 (4.69%) VLAN
14 6 (3.13%) NAS
14 6 (3.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.29%) MySQL
2 9 (4.69%) MongoDB
2 9 (4.69%) NoSQL
2 9 (4.69%) Redis
2 9 (4.69%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.65%) Couchbase
3 7 (3.65%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (3.65%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.65%) SimpleDB
4 6 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.08%) Big Data
6 3 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.56%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.04%) Sybase ASA
8 1 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.08%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (17.19%) Finance
2 11 (5.73%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.73%) Banking
3 8 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.65%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.60%) Military
6 4 (2.08%) Games
7 3 (1.56%) Legal
8 2 (1.04%) Local Government
9 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (30.73%) Analyst
2 48 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 33 (17.19%) Security Engineer
4 22 (11.46%) Security Manager
5 19 (9.90%) Architect
6 15 (7.81%) Network Engineer
7 12 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (5.73%) Senior Security Analyst
8 11 (5.73%) Security Architect
9 10 (5.21%) Security Consultant
9 10 (5.21%) Consultant
9 10 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.69%) Security Specialist
10 9 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.17%) Incident Analyst
11 8 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
11 8 (4.17%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.81%) Web Services
2 7 (3.65%) POSIX
3 6 (3.13%) Middleware
4 5 (2.60%) Software Packaging
4 5 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (2.60%) .NET
5 4 (2.08%) XML
5 4 (2.08%) LAMP
6 3 (1.56%) JSP
6 3 (1.56%) Servlets
6 3 (1.56%) J2EE
6 3 (1.56%) WebSockets
7 2 (1.04%) Sensu
7 2 (1.04%) OAuth
7 2 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.04%) SAML
8 1 (0.52%) HTML
8 1 (0.52%) WCF
8 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.27%) Management Information System
1 37 (19.27%) PKI
2 22 (11.46%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 15 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.69%) IBM Mainframe
5 9 (4.69%) Mainframe
6 8 (4.17%) AS400
7 5 (2.60%) Cryptography
7 5 (2.60%) DataPower
8 4 (2.08%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.56%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.56%) Clustering
9 3 (1.56%) CESG
9 3 (1.56%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.04%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.04%) Online Games
11 1 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 83 (43.23%) Linux
2 79 (41.15%) Windows
3 38 (19.79%) UNIX
4 13 (6.77%) Solaris
5 10 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.69%) AIX
6 9 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.04%) CentOS
10 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.73%) SIEM
2 49 (25.52%) Information Security
3 43 (22.40%) Cyber Security
4 33 (17.19%) ITIL
5 31 (16.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 31 (16.15%) Kalman Filter
6 28 (14.58%) Penetration Testing
7 23 (11.98%) Vulnerability Management
8 22 (11.46%) Security Management
9 19 (9.90%) Incident Management
10 18 (9.38%) Configuration Management
10 18 (9.38%) Analytics
11 17 (8.85%) Network Monitoring
12 16 (8.33%) Network Design
13 14 (7.29%) Project Management
14 13 (6.77%) PRINCE2
14 13 (6.77%) Security Architecture
14 13 (6.77%) DevOps
15 11 (5.73%) Technical Architecture
15 11 (5.73%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.42%) Perl
2 16 (8.33%) SQL
3 13 (6.77%) Python
4 12 (6.25%) Java
5 9 (4.69%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.08%) PHP
7 2 (1.04%) C
8 1 (0.52%) Go
8 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (21.35%) CISSP
2 38 (19.79%) Security Cleared
3 29 (15.10%) Degree
4 27 (14.06%) SC Cleared
5 24 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (9.38%) CCNA
7 13 (6.77%) CISM
7 13 (6.77%) DV Cleared
8 10 (5.21%) GCIH
9 8 (4.17%) GCIA
9 8 (4.17%) CCNP
9 8 (4.17%) CISA
10 7 (3.65%) CCSA
10 7 (3.65%) CCIE
10 7 (3.65%) CCSE
11 5 (2.60%) CCSP
11 5 (2.60%) GIAC
12 4 (2.08%) ISEB
12 4 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (2.08%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.63%) PCI DSS
2 21 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (6.77%) COBIT
4 12 (6.25%) QA
5 7 (3.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (3.13%) SLA
7 4 (2.08%) COSO
8 3 (1.56%) BS7799
9 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.52%) HIPAA
System Software
1 17 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 15 (7.81%) Snort
4 4 (2.08%) Squid
4 4 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.08%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.56%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.04%) Xen
7 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (5.21%) Nmap
2 9 (4.69%) Puppet
2 9 (4.69%) Ansible
2 9 (4.69%) Nessus
3 8 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.65%) HAProxy
4 7 (3.65%) Salt
5 5 (2.60%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.04%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.52%) logstash
8 1 (0.52%) Kibana
8 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.52%) Nagios
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.52%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 58 (30.21%) Cisco
2 25 (13.02%) VMware
3 24 (12.50%) ArcSight
4 21 (10.94%) Sourcefire
5 19 (9.90%) McAfee
5 19 (9.90%) IBM
5 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
6 16 (8.33%) Oracle
6 16 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 15 (7.81%) Juniper
8 14 (7.29%) Symantec
9 13 (6.77%) Nokia
9 13 (6.77%) Splunk
10 12 (6.25%) HP
11 8 (4.17%) LogRhythm
12 7 (3.65%) Imperva
12 7 (3.65%) hybris
12 7 (3.65%) Qualys
13 6 (3.13%) NetScout
13 6 (3.13%) Blue Coat
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