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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 392 399 400
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 26 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 0.85% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 17
Median daily rate £525 £520 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £336 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £602 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £415 £440
% change year-on-year
+3.01% -5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.00 -
Intrusion Detection
England

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
2895 3073 2783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 13.38% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1989 2014 1863
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 95 81
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hammersmith +3 1 - -
Chessington - 1 £450 -
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 47 (45.63%) Windows
2 42 (40.78%) TCP/IP
3 35 (33.98%) Unix
4 33 (32.04%) Linux
5 31 (30.10%) Firewall
5 31 (30.10%) SIEM
6 30 (29.13%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (29.13%) Information Security
7 28 (27.18%) Security Cleared
7 28 (27.18%) Security Operations
8 27 (26.21%) DevOps
8 27 (26.21%) SC Cleared
8 27 (26.21%) HTTP
9 24 (23.30%) Intel Security
9 24 (23.30%) Puppet
10 23 (22.33%) MongoDB
10 23 (22.33%) GCIA
11 21 (20.39%) Penetration Testing
11 21 (20.39%) ArcSight
11 21 (20.39%) Network Security
11 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (19.42%) VMware
13 19 (18.45%) Configuration Management
13 19 (18.45%) SSL
13 19 (18.45%) Python
14 18 (17.48%) Java
14 18 (17.48%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
14 18 (17.48%) Node.js

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 18 (17.48%) Node.js
2 7 (6.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.91%) IIS
4 1 (0.97%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.97%) MS Project
1 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (29.13%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.74%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (8.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 9 (8.74%) Amazon ELB
3 9 (8.74%) Amazon S3
3 9 (8.74%) Amazon SQS
3 9 (8.74%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (8.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 9 (8.74%) CloudFront
3 9 (8.74%) Route 53
4 7 (6.80%) Office 365
5 2 (1.94%) SaaS
6 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (40.78%) TCP/IP
2 31 (30.10%) Firewall
3 27 (26.21%) HTTP
4 21 (20.39%) Network Security
5 19 (18.45%) SSL
6 3 (2.91%) Internet
6 3 (2.91%) SAN
6 3 (2.91%) VLAN
7 2 (1.94%) DNS
7 2 (1.94%) LAN
7 2 (1.94%) OSPF
7 2 (1.94%) WAN
7 2 (1.94%) Wireless
7 2 (1.94%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.97%) DHCP
8 1 (0.97%) FTP
8 1 (0.97%) Intranet
8 1 (0.97%) IntruShield
8 1 (0.97%) IPsec
8 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.33%) MongoDB
2 18 (17.48%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (17.48%) Redis
2 18 (17.48%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 9 (8.74%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.94%) Big Data
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
1 18 (17.48%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.74%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (13.59%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Retail
3 5 (4.85%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.85%) Legal
4 4 (3.88%) Games
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.97%) French Language
5 1 (0.97%) German Language
5 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.97%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 35 (33.98%) Analyst
2 29 (28.16%) Security Analyst
3 26 (25.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (15.53%) SOC Analyst
5 8 (7.77%) ArcSight Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Splunk Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Consultant
7 6 (5.83%) Security Consultant
7 6 (5.83%) Security Manager
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Security Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Network Support
8 5 (4.85%) Security Specialist
9 4 (3.88%) Architect
9 4 (3.88%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Security Operations Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) SIEM Consultant
10 3 (2.91%) Security Operations Manager
10 3 (2.91%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.48%) Sensu
2 10 (9.71%) .NET
2 10 (9.71%) Web Services
3 9 (8.74%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.91%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.97%) J2EE
5 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (17.48%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (12.62%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.77%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
6 6 (5.83%) User Experience
7 3 (2.91%) Equities
7 3 (2.91%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.91%) Online Games
8 2 (1.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.94%) PKI
8 2 (1.94%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.97%) CESG
9 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.97%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.97%) iPad
9 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.97%) Replication
9 1 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 47 (45.63%) Windows
2 35 (33.98%) Unix
3 33 (32.04%) Linux
4 15 (14.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.62%) Windows 7
5 13 (12.62%) Windows 8
6 7 (6.80%) Apple iOS
6 7 (6.80%) Mac OS X
7 6 (5.83%) Android
8 2 (1.94%) AIX
8 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.94%) SUSE
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.97%) CentOS
9 1 (0.97%) MVS
9 1 (0.97%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) SIEM
2 30 (29.13%) Information Security
3 28 (27.18%) Security Operations
4 27 (26.21%) DevOps
5 21 (20.39%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (18.45%) Configuration Management
7 18 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (17.48%) Open Source
8 17 (16.50%) ITIL
8 17 (16.50%) Software Delivery
9 16 (15.53%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (15.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 15 (14.56%) Incident Management
11 14 (13.59%) Network Monitoring
11 14 (13.59%) OO
11 14 (13.59%) Web Operations
12 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (8.74%) SOA
13 8 (7.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.45%) Python
2 18 (17.48%) Java
3 17 (16.50%) Ruby
4 15 (14.56%) Perl
4 15 (14.56%) PowerShell
5 14 (13.59%) C++
6 8 (7.77%) Go
7 4 (3.88%) SQL
8 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (27.18%) Security Cleared
2 27 (26.21%) SC Cleared
3 23 (22.33%) GCIA
4 17 (16.50%) CISSP
5 15 (14.56%) GCIH
6 9 (8.74%) GSEC
7 7 (6.80%) CEH
7 7 (6.80%) CISM
8 6 (5.83%) GCED
9 5 (4.85%) GIAC
10 4 (3.88%) CCNP
10 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.91%) CNA
11 3 (2.91%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (2.91%) Novell Certification
11 3 (2.91%) SANS
12 2 (1.94%) Degree
12 2 (1.94%) GCFW
12 2 (1.94%) GCUX
12 2 (1.94%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.85%) SLA
4 4 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.94%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.97%) COBIT
6 1 (0.97%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.97%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.97%) ISO22301
System Software
1 11 (10.68%) Docker
2 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) vSphere
4 1 (0.97%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.97%) Squid
4 1 (0.97%) UAG
4 1 (0.97%) Varnish
4 1 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (23.30%) Puppet
2 18 (17.48%) Ansible
3 17 (16.50%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (16.50%) QRadar
4 14 (13.59%) Grafana
4 14 (13.59%) Kibana
4 14 (13.59%) logstash
4 14 (13.59%) Uchiwa
5 12 (11.65%) Nessus
6 11 (10.68%) Nmap
7 9 (8.74%) Salt
8 7 (6.80%) AirWatch
8 7 (6.80%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (4.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (4.85%) RSA Security Analytics
10 4 (3.88%) RSA Archer
11 2 (1.94%) BladeLogic
11 2 (1.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) Intel Security
2 21 (20.39%) ArcSight
3 20 (19.42%) VMware
4 18 (17.48%) Splunk
5 16 (15.53%) Juniper
6 15 (14.56%) CheckPoint
6 15 (14.56%) Cisco
6 15 (14.56%) SolarWinds
7 9 (8.74%) Sitecore
8 8 (7.77%) Remedy
9 5 (4.85%) FireEye
9 5 (4.85%) NetWitness
9 5 (4.85%) Sourcefire
10 4 (3.88%) Citrix
10 4 (3.88%) IBM
10 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
11 3 (2.91%) BMC
11 3 (2.91%) Sun
11 3 (2.91%) Symantec
12 2 (1.94%) HP