The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 333 364 375
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +11
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 70 53 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.22% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 1.81% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 41 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £275 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £406
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.25
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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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2898 2932 3010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.73% 12.32% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1957 1919 1888
Average daily rate £388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 74 160
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in London

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in London

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Histogram in London

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in London

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London +10 20 £500 -0.99% 3
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 65 (60.19%) Firewall
2 46 (42.59%) CISSP
3 44 (40.74%) TCP/IP
4 43 (39.81%) Windows
5 39 (36.11%) Linux
6 38 (35.19%) Information Security
7 31 (28.70%) Finance
8 28 (25.93%) Management Information System
8 28 (25.93%) Network Security
9 27 (25.00%) DNS
10 25 (23.15%) HTTP
11 23 (21.30%) VLAN
12 22 (20.37%) UNIX
12 22 (20.37%) HSRP
13 21 (19.44%) Degree
14 19 (17.59%) OSPF
14 19 (17.59%) Change Management
15 18 (16.67%) BGP
15 18 (16.67%) VPN
15 18 (16.67%) HTTPS
15 18 (16.67%) Information Assurance
15 18 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
16 17 (15.74%) Cisco
16 17 (15.74%) Network Monitoring
17 16 (14.81%) WAN
17 16 (14.81%) Internet
17 16 (14.81%) CISM
17 16 (14.81%) IPsec
17 16 (14.81%) Risk Management
18 15 (13.89%) GIAC

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (4.63%) Node.js
2 3 (2.78%) Apache
3 2 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.26%) MS Office
3 9 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) SaaS
1 4 (3.70%) PaaS
1 4 (3.70%) IaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 65 (60.19%) Firewall
2 44 (40.74%) TCP/IP
3 28 (25.93%) Network Security
4 27 (25.00%) DNS
5 25 (23.15%) HTTP
6 23 (21.30%) VLAN
7 22 (20.37%) HSRP
8 19 (17.59%) OSPF
9 18 (16.67%) BGP
9 18 (16.67%) VPN
9 18 (16.67%) HTTPS
10 16 (14.81%) WAN
10 16 (14.81%) Internet
10 16 (14.81%) IPsec
11 13 (12.04%) MPLS
12 10 (9.26%) LAN
12 10 (9.26%) DMVPN
13 9 (8.33%) SSL
14 6 (5.56%) Wireless
14 6 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (4.63%) MongoDB
1 5 (4.63%) Redis
1 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.85%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.85%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.85%) GCC
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 31 (28.70%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Legal
3 12 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 7 (6.48%) Banking
5 6 (5.56%) Publishing
6 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.85%) Games
7 2 (1.85%) Retail
7 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (37.04%) Analyst
2 33 (30.56%) Security Analyst
3 15 (13.89%) Network Support
4 13 (12.04%) Security Manager
5 10 (9.26%) Network Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Information Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) Architect
6 9 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Security Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Security Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Security Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
9 6 (5.56%) Information Manager
10 4 (3.70%) IT Architect
10 4 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) IT Security Architect
10 4 (3.70%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (1.85%) WebSockets
2 1 (0.93%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 13 (12.04%) PKI
3 13 (12.04%) Open Source
4 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.48%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.85%) Online Games
7 2 (1.85%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.85%) Equities
8 1 (0.93%) CESG
8 1 (0.93%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.93%) RMADS
8 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.93%) iSeries
8 1 (0.93%) Statistics
8 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 43 (39.81%) Windows
2 39 (36.11%) Linux
3 22 (20.37%) UNIX
4 4 (3.70%) Solaris
5 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.85%) Debian
6 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.93%) AIX
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.19%) Information Security
2 19 (17.59%) Change Management
3 18 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 17 (15.74%) Network Monitoring
5 16 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 15 (13.89%) Incident Management
6 15 (13.89%) Network Design
6 15 (13.89%) SIEM
6 15 (13.89%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (13.89%) ISMS
7 12 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 12 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (11.11%) ITIL
8 11 (10.19%) Security Management
9 9 (8.33%) Information Security Management
9 9 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
9 9 (8.33%) Computer Security
9 9 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
9 9 (8.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.41%) SQL
2 7 (6.48%) Java
3 3 (2.78%) C
3 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.85%) Golang
4 2 (1.85%) Python
4 2 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (0.93%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) C++
5 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (42.59%) CISSP
2 21 (19.44%) Degree
3 16 (14.81%) CISM
4 15 (13.89%) GIAC
4 15 (13.89%) GCIA
5 14 (12.96%) SC Cleared
5 14 (12.96%) Security Cleared
6 13 (12.04%) Network+ Certification
7 11 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (10.19%) CNA
7 11 (10.19%) Novell Certification
8 8 (7.41%) CCIE
8 8 (7.41%) CCNP
8 8 (7.41%) GCIH
9 7 (6.48%) CEH
10 6 (5.56%) CISMP
10 6 (5.56%) EnCE
11 5 (4.63%) CISA
12 4 (3.70%) CCSP
13 3 (2.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.48%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.70%) SLA
3 4 (3.70%) COBIT
3 4 (3.70%) QA
4 2 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.93%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.93%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Snort
2 5 (4.63%) Xen
3 4 (3.70%) Nmap
4 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.85%) UAG
6 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) Puppet
2 6 (5.56%) Ansible
3 4 (3.70%) Nessus
4 3 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.78%) Nagios
5 2 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Cisco
2 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 7 (6.48%) MobileIron
4 6 (5.56%) F5
4 6 (5.56%) Sun
4 6 (5.56%) Juniper
5 5 (4.63%) VMware
6 3 (2.78%) McAfee
6 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.78%) Nokia
6 3 (2.78%) Brocade
7 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.85%) Sourcefire
7 2 (1.85%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.85%) Symantec
7 2 (1.85%) HP
7 2 (1.85%) Citrix
7 2 (1.85%) Avaya
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