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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intrusion Detection
UK / England
Rank 441 456 502
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +46
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 132 148 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.32% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 2.24% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 98 43
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £350 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £451
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - -

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
6290 6610 6847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.14% 14.44% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3873 3896 3923
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 339 386
Median hourly rate £26.23 £27.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.63% +21.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +28 73 £500 - 22
South East -6 30 £435 -17.14% 10
South West +4 7 £315 -13.10% 1
West Midlands -4 7 £375 -28.57%
Yorkshire +8 5 £500 +9.89%
East of England - 5 £220 -
North East - 3 £329 -
North West +13 1 - - 4
Intrusion Detection
UK

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 160 (65.04%) Firewall
2 99 (40.24%) SIEM
3 92 (37.40%) Information Security
4 87 (35.37%) Linux
5 83 (33.74%) TCP/IP
5 83 (33.74%) Network Security
6 76 (30.89%) Security Operations
7 75 (30.49%) Management Information System
8 73 (29.67%) Security Cleared
9 68 (27.64%) Cybersecurity
10 66 (26.83%) SC Cleared
11 65 (26.42%) Windows
12 59 (23.98%) SSL
13 57 (23.17%) Unix
13 57 (23.17%) PCI DSS
14 52 (21.14%) Vulnerability Management
15 51 (20.73%) Data Centre
16 49 (19.92%) LAN
17 46 (18.70%) WAN
18 45 (18.29%) VPN
19 44 (17.89%) Cisco
19 44 (17.89%) CISSP
19 44 (17.89%) Penetration Testing
20 43 (17.48%) VMware
20 43 (17.48%) Puppet
21 41 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
22 40 (16.26%) DevOps
23 39 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
24 38 (15.45%) Configuration Management
25 37 (15.04%) HTTP

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.88%) IIS
2 11 (4.47%) JBoss
3 10 (4.07%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.25%) Apache
4 8 (3.25%) FileNet
4 8 (3.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (3.25%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.25%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.22%) Jetty
5 3 (1.22%) nginx
6 2 (0.81%) Mongrel
7 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (2.03%) MS Project
2 3 (1.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.47%) SaaS
3 9 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (1.63%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.63%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (1.63%) CloudFront
6 4 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.63%) Route 53
6 4 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.81%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.41%) Datadog
8 1 (0.41%) IaaS
8 1 (0.41%) Office 365
8 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 160 (65.04%) Firewall
2 83 (33.74%) Network Security
2 83 (33.74%) TCP/IP
3 59 (23.98%) SSL
4 49 (19.92%) LAN
5 46 (18.70%) WAN
6 45 (18.29%) VPN
7 37 (15.04%) HTTP
8 35 (14.23%) DNS
9 30 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (10.98%) Internet
11 25 (10.16%) DHCP
12 19 (7.72%) MPLS
13 18 (7.32%) IPsec
13 18 (7.32%) LDAP
14 12 (4.88%) Wireless
15 11 (4.47%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (4.47%) SSH
16 10 (4.07%) Ethernet
16 10 (4.07%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.01%) Redis
2 26 (10.57%) MongoDB
3 23 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (9.35%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.44%) Big Data
6 5 (2.03%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.22%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.81%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (11.38%) Jenkins
2 24 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.22%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.81%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (12.20%) Finance
2 11 (4.47%) Banking
2 11 (4.47%) Retail
3 9 (3.66%) Legal
4 7 (2.85%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.63%) Marketing
5 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.22%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 68 (27.64%) Analyst
2 52 (21.14%) Security Analyst
3 35 (14.23%) Security Engineer
4 31 (12.60%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 27 (10.98%) Network Engineer
6 24 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (6.91%) Network Security Engineer
7 17 (6.91%) Security Manager
8 14 (5.69%) Security Specialist
9 13 (5.28%) Consultant
10 11 (4.47%) Incident Analyst
10 11 (4.47%) Operational Security Manager
10 11 (4.47%) Security Operations Manager
11 10 (4.07%) Security Officer
11 10 (4.07%) SOC Analyst
12 9 (3.66%) Firewall Engineer
12 9 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.66%) Security Consultant
13 8 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
14 7 (2.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.76%) Node.js
2 15 (6.10%) Web Services
3 10 (4.07%) 802.1X
4 8 (3.25%) Software Packaging
4 8 (3.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (2.85%) ELK Stack
6 6 (2.44%) .NET
7 5 (2.03%) AppFabric
7 5 (2.03%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.03%) RESTful
7 5 (2.03%) WCF
8 4 (1.63%) Middleware
9 2 (0.81%) Servlets
9 2 (0.81%) SOAP
10 1 (0.41%) CGI
10 1 (0.41%) J2EE
10 1 (0.41%) Kafka
10 1 (0.41%) LAMP
10 1 (0.41%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 75 (30.49%) Management Information System
2 51 (20.73%) Data Centre
3 37 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (14.63%) Security Operations Centre
5 16 (6.50%) Cryptography
6 13 (5.28%) PKI
7 12 (4.88%) Driving Licence
8 11 (4.47%) Cyber Attack
9 10 (4.07%) DataPower
10 8 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (3.25%) Private Cloud
11 7 (2.85%) Computer Science
11 7 (2.85%) Equities
11 7 (2.85%) Fixed Income
12 6 (2.44%) iSeries
12 6 (2.44%) Tandem
13 5 (2.03%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (2.03%) Replication
14 4 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 87 (35.37%) Linux
2 65 (26.42%) Windows
3 57 (23.17%) Unix
4 19 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.88%) AIX
6 8 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.44%) OpenVMS
8 5 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.63%) Solaris
10 3 (1.22%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.81%) CentOS
11 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.41%) Debian
12 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (40.24%) SIEM
2 92 (37.40%) Information Security
3 76 (30.89%) Security Operations
4 68 (27.64%) Cybersecurity
5 52 (21.14%) Vulnerability Management
6 44 (17.89%) Penetration Testing
7 41 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
8 40 (16.26%) DevOps
9 38 (15.45%) Configuration Management
10 34 (13.82%) Incident Management
11 33 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (13.41%) Open Source
12 32 (13.01%) Identity Access Management
13 28 (11.38%) Security Monitoring
14 27 (10.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 25 (10.16%) Patch Management
16 24 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (9.76%) ITIL
17 22 (8.94%) Change Management
18 19 (7.72%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.01%) Java
2 27 (10.98%) SQL
3 15 (6.10%) Python
4 11 (4.47%) Perl
5 5 (2.03%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.63%) C#
6 4 (1.63%) VB
7 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.41%) C
7 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (29.67%) Security Cleared
2 66 (26.83%) SC Cleared
3 44 (17.89%) CISSP
4 31 (12.60%) CISM
5 28 (11.38%) GCIH
6 23 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (8.54%) GIAC
8 16 (6.50%) CCNA
8 16 (6.50%) SANS
9 14 (5.69%) GCIA
10 12 (4.88%) CEH
10 12 (4.88%) Degree
11 10 (4.07%) CCNP
11 10 (4.07%) DV Cleared
12 9 (3.66%) CCSA
13 8 (3.25%) BC Cleared
13 8 (3.25%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (2.85%) CNA
14 7 (2.85%) GCFA
14 7 (2.85%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (23.17%) PCI DSS
2 34 (13.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (5.69%) RMADS
4 8 (3.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (2.03%) QA
6 3 (1.22%) ISO27002
6 3 (1.22%) SLA
7 2 (0.81%) COBIT
7 2 (0.81%) COSO
7 2 (0.81%) Government Security Classifications
7 2 (0.81%) SAS 70
System Software
1 33 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.54%) vSphere
3 11 (4.47%) Snort
4 8 (3.25%) vCloud
5 6 (2.44%) RACF
6 4 (1.63%) Firmware
7 2 (0.81%) Gluster
7 2 (0.81%) NFS
7 2 (0.81%) Squid
7 2 (0.81%) Xen
8 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 43 (17.48%) Puppet
2 31 (12.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 28 (11.38%) Ansible
4 26 (10.57%) Nessus
5 21 (8.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 10 (4.07%) QRadar
7 8 (3.25%) Nagios
7 8 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.85%) Kibana
8 7 (2.85%) logstash
9 6 (2.44%) CSIRT
9 6 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (2.44%) RSA enVision
10 5 (2.03%) WSUS
11 4 (1.63%) ArcSight ESM
11 4 (1.63%) RSA Security Analytics
12 3 (1.22%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.81%) OSSEC
13 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 44 (17.89%) Cisco
2 43 (17.48%) VMware
3 21 (8.54%) AlienVault
4 18 (7.32%) Splunk
5 17 (6.91%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.91%) Red Hat
6 15 (6.10%) Sun
7 14 (5.69%) CheckPoint
7 14 (5.69%) IBM
7 14 (5.69%) LogRhythm
8 12 (4.88%) HP
9 11 (4.47%) ArcSight
9 11 (4.47%) F5
10 10 (4.07%) Fortinet
11 9 (3.66%) Juniper
11 9 (3.66%) Oracle
12 8 (3.25%) Axway
12 8 (3.25%) Informatica
12 8 (3.25%) Palo Alto
12 8 (3.25%) Siebel
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