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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 446 510 484
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -26
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 141 58 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 0.83% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 37 39
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£450 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £448 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +19.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 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 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +177.41%
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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
7210 6958 6411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.96% 14.09% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4189 3780 3423
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 385 426
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +13 41 £425 -2.85% 13
South East -9 32 £413 -8.33% 5
South West +6 15 £450 +10.42% 3
East Midlands +4 12 £430 -12.95% 1
North West -18 12 £500 - 2
East of England +1 9 £450 -
West Midlands - 8 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £415 -
Midlands - 3 - -
North East - 1 - - 1
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 125 (55.80%) Firewall
2 100 (44.64%) Windows
3 90 (40.18%) Linux
4 72 (32.14%) SIEM
5 65 (29.02%) Cisco
6 62 (27.68%) Network Security
7 59 (26.34%) Information Security
8 54 (24.11%) CISSP
9 47 (20.98%) Cyber Security
10 45 (20.09%) UNIX
11 43 (19.20%) Security Cleared
12 41 (18.30%) Management Information System
12 41 (18.30%) PKI
13 40 (17.86%) Finance
13 40 (17.86%) TCP/IP
14 38 (16.96%) ITIL
15 37 (16.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 36 (16.07%) PCI DSS
17 35 (15.63%) VMware
18 34 (15.18%) VPN
19 33 (14.73%) Degree
19 33 (14.73%) Kalman Filter
20 32 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
21 31 (13.84%) SC Cleared
22 30 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
23 29 (12.95%) ArcSight
24 28 (12.50%) SSL
25 27 (12.05%) DNS
25 27 (12.05%) Sourcefire
25 27 (12.05%) Wireless

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (4.91%) Apache
2 9 (4.02%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.13%) JBoss
3 7 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.13%) nginx
4 6 (2.68%) IIS
4 6 (2.68%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.23%) FileNet
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.34%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.89%) iPlanet
8 2 (0.89%) Node.js
9 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (4.91%) MS Visio
2 8 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 7 (3.13%) Route 53
2 7 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (2.68%) SaaS
4 2 (0.89%) PaaS
4 2 (0.89%) IaaS
4 2 (0.89%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.45%) Office 365
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 125 (55.80%) Firewall
2 62 (27.68%) Network Security
3 40 (17.86%) TCP/IP
4 34 (15.18%) VPN
5 28 (12.50%) SSL
6 27 (12.05%) DNS
6 27 (12.05%) Wireless
7 25 (11.16%) Internet
8 19 (8.48%) IPsec
9 16 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (6.70%) LDAP
11 14 (6.25%) LAN
11 14 (6.25%) WAN
11 14 (6.25%) HTTP
12 12 (5.36%) VLAN
13 11 (4.91%) SAN
14 9 (4.02%) DHCP
14 9 (4.02%) Wireshark
15 6 (2.68%) NAS
15 6 (2.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.80%) MySQL
2 10 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.46%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.02%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.02%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.02%) Redis
4 8 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.13%) SimpleDB
5 7 (3.13%) Couchbase
5 7 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.79%) Big Data
8 3 (1.34%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.34%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.89%) Sybase ASA
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (4.02%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.13%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.89%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (17.86%) Finance
2 15 (6.70%) Banking
3 12 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.23%) Military
5 5 (2.23%) Legal
6 2 (0.89%) Games
6 2 (0.89%) Local Government
7 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (30.36%) Analyst
2 58 (25.89%) Security Analyst
3 34 (15.18%) Security Engineer
4 26 (11.61%) Security Manager
5 22 (9.82%) Architect
6 19 (8.48%) Network Engineer
7 14 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (5.80%) Security Consultant
8 13 (5.80%) Consultant
8 13 (5.80%) Senior Security Analyst
8 13 (5.80%) Security Specialist
9 12 (5.36%) Security Architect
10 11 (4.91%) Network Security Engineer
11 10 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.57%) Project Manager
13 8 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 7 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.14%) Web Services
2 7 (3.13%) POSIX
2 7 (3.13%) LAMP
3 6 (2.68%) .NET
3 6 (2.68%) Middleware
4 5 (2.23%) Software Packaging
4 5 (2.23%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.34%) J2EE
5 3 (1.34%) XML
5 3 (1.34%) JSP
5 3 (1.34%) Servlets
5 3 (1.34%) WebSockets
6 2 (0.89%) Sensu
6 2 (0.89%) SOAP
6 2 (0.89%) SAML
6 2 (0.89%) OAuth
6 2 (0.89%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.45%) AppFabric
7 1 (0.45%) WCF
7 1 (0.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.30%) Management Information System
1 41 (18.30%) PKI
2 24 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 22 (9.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 17 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.91%) Mainframe
6 10 (4.46%) IBM Mainframe
7 9 (4.02%) AS400
8 7 (3.13%) Clustering
9 6 (2.68%) Cryptography
9 6 (2.68%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.23%) DataPower
11 4 (1.79%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.34%) Taxonomies
12 3 (1.34%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.89%) CESG
13 2 (0.89%) NHS
13 2 (0.89%) iSeries
13 2 (0.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 100 (44.64%) Windows
2 90 (40.18%) Linux
3 45 (20.09%) UNIX
4 17 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (6.25%) Solaris
6 12 (5.36%) AIX
6 12 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE
9 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (32.14%) SIEM
2 59 (26.34%) Information Security
3 47 (20.98%) Cyber Security
4 38 (16.96%) ITIL
5 37 (16.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 33 (14.73%) Kalman Filter
7 32 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
8 25 (11.16%) Vulnerability Management
9 23 (10.27%) Security Management
10 21 (9.38%) Configuration Management
10 21 (9.38%) Analytics
11 20 (8.93%) Incident Management
12 19 (8.48%) Network Monitoring
13 17 (7.59%) PRINCE2
14 16 (7.14%) Project Management
15 15 (6.70%) Network Design
15 15 (6.70%) Security Architecture
16 14 (6.25%) TOGAF
17 13 (5.80%) Business Continuity
17 13 (5.80%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.38%) Perl
2 17 (7.59%) SQL
3 13 (5.80%) Python
4 12 (5.36%) Java
5 9 (4.02%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.34%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.34%) C
6 3 (1.34%) VB
6 3 (1.34%) PHP
7 2 (0.89%) C#
7 2 (0.89%) C++
8 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.45%) Go
Qualifications
1 54 (24.11%) CISSP
2 43 (19.20%) Security Cleared
3 33 (14.73%) Degree
4 31 (13.84%) SC Cleared
5 30 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (8.48%) CCNA
7 16 (7.14%) CISM
8 14 (6.25%) GCIH
9 13 (5.80%) GCIA
10 12 (5.36%) DV Cleared
11 11 (4.91%) CCNP
12 10 (4.46%) CISA
12 10 (4.46%) CEH
13 8 (3.57%) CCSE
13 8 (3.57%) CCSA
13 8 (3.57%) CCIE
14 6 (2.68%) CCSP
15 5 (2.23%) Check Point Certification
15 5 (2.23%) GIAC
16 4 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (16.07%) PCI DSS
2 23 (10.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (6.70%) QA
4 13 (5.80%) COBIT
5 11 (4.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (3.13%) SLA
7 4 (1.79%) COSO
8 3 (1.34%) BS7799
9 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 24 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 22 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.70%) Snort
4 8 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.13%) VirtualBox
6 5 (2.23%) Squid
7 4 (1.79%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.34%) XenApp
9 2 (0.89%) Xen
9 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.45%) LXC
10 1 (0.45%) Firmware
10 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (7.14%) Nmap
2 12 (5.36%) Nessus
3 9 (4.02%) Ansible
3 9 (4.02%) Puppet
4 8 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.13%) HAProxy
5 7 (3.13%) Salt
6 5 (2.23%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.89%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.45%) logstash
9 1 (0.45%) Kibana
9 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.45%) Nagios
9 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.45%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (29.02%) Cisco
2 35 (15.63%) VMware
3 29 (12.95%) ArcSight
4 27 (12.05%) Sourcefire
5 24 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 22 (9.82%) Juniper
7 21 (9.38%) CheckPoint
8 20 (8.93%) IBM
9 19 (8.48%) Oracle
9 19 (8.48%) McAfee
10 17 (7.59%) Symantec
11 12 (5.36%) Nokia
12 11 (4.91%) Splunk
13 10 (4.46%) F5
13 10 (4.46%) Imperva
13 10 (4.46%) HP
13 10 (4.46%) Qualys
14 9 (4.02%) Blue Coat
15 8 (3.57%) IronPort
15 8 (3.57%) LogRhythm
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