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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 372 398 397
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 43 35 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 1.12% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 21
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£475 £413 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £501 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £43.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +32.30%
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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
3003 3115 3049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.66% 13.01% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1935 1928 1970
Average daily rate £417 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 97 96
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 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
City of London 0 14 £450 - 1
Chiswick - 2 - -
Croydon - 1 £525 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £370 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £425 -
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 35 (51.47%) Firewall
2 26 (38.24%) CISSP
3 25 (36.76%) Windows
3 25 (36.76%) SIEM
4 22 (32.35%) PKI
5 21 (30.88%) ITIL
5 21 (30.88%) Linux
6 20 (29.41%) UNIX
7 19 (27.94%) Network Security
8 17 (25.00%) Cisco
8 17 (25.00%) VPN
9 16 (23.53%) TCP/IP
10 15 (22.06%) Information Security
10 15 (22.06%) DNS
10 15 (22.06%) Management Information System
10 15 (22.06%) Cyber Security
11 14 (20.59%) Finance
11 14 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
12 13 (19.12%) ArcSight
13 12 (17.65%) Banking
13 12 (17.65%) GCIH
14 11 (16.18%) VMware
14 11 (16.18%) Internet
15 10 (14.71%) Juniper
15 10 (14.71%) Symantec
15 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
15 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
15 10 (14.71%) Business Continuity
15 10 (14.71%) GCIA
15 10 (14.71%) Snort

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (5.88%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) iPlanet
2 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.94%) Node.js
2 2 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.41%) SaaS
3 2 (2.94%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.47%) PaaS
4 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (51.47%) Firewall
2 19 (27.94%) Network Security
3 17 (25.00%) VPN
4 16 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 15 (22.06%) DNS
6 11 (16.18%) Internet
7 9 (13.24%) Wireless
8 8 (11.76%) LDAP
9 7 (10.29%) DHCP
9 7 (10.29%) SSL
10 6 (8.82%) HTTP
10 6 (8.82%) LAN
10 6 (8.82%) WAN
10 6 (8.82%) IPsec
11 5 (7.35%) VLAN
11 5 (7.35%) DSL
11 5 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (5.88%) DDNS
13 3 (4.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.41%) MySQL
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.94%) Sybase ASA
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.94%) Redis
4 2 (2.94%) Big Data
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Local Government
4 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Analyst
2 23 (33.82%) Security Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) Security Manager
4 6 (8.82%) Architect
4 6 (8.82%) Information Manager
4 6 (8.82%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (7.35%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Security Operations Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Incident Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Security Specialist
7 3 (4.41%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Security Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
1 4 (5.88%) Web Services
2 3 (4.41%) Middleware
2 3 (4.41%) J2EE
2 3 (4.41%) JSP
2 3 (4.41%) Servlets
2 3 (4.41%) WebSockets
3 2 (2.94%) Sensu
3 2 (2.94%) SOAP
3 2 (2.94%) OAuth
3 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.94%) SAML
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) PKI
2 15 (22.06%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.88%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.41%) Clustering
5 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.94%) iSeries
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.47%) Statistics
7 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.76%) Windows
2 21 (30.88%) Linux
3 20 (29.41%) UNIX
4 7 (10.29%) Solaris
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.88%) AIX
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) SIEM
2 21 (30.88%) ITIL
3 15 (22.06%) Information Security
3 15 (22.06%) Cyber Security
4 14 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (14.71%) Incident Management
5 10 (14.71%) Business Continuity
6 9 (13.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 7 (10.29%) Operations Management
8 7 (10.29%) Business Continuity Planning
8 7 (10.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (10.29%) Analytics
8 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.29%) BCP
8 7 (10.29%) Security Management
8 7 (10.29%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (8.82%) Project Management
9 6 (8.82%) Security Architecture
10 5 (7.35%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) Java
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) VB
2 2 (2.94%) Python
2 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.94%) C#
2 2 (2.94%) C++
2 2 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (1.47%) C
3 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) CISSP
2 12 (17.65%) GCIH
3 10 (14.71%) GCIA
3 10 (14.71%) Degree
4 9 (13.24%) CEH
4 9 (13.24%) CISM
4 9 (13.24%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.82%) CCSE
5 6 (8.82%) CCSA
6 5 (7.35%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (7.35%) CCNA
7 4 (5.88%) CISA
8 3 (4.41%) CCIE
8 3 (4.41%) CCNP
9 2 (2.94%) Postgraduate
9 2 (2.94%) GIAC
9 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.47%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (14.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (8.82%) COBIT
3 3 (4.41%) BS7799
4 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.47%) QA
5 1 (1.47%) COSO
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
1 10 (14.71%) Snort
2 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.35%) Squid
4 3 (4.41%) XenApp
5 2 (2.94%) Xen
5 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.47%) Firmware
6 1 (1.47%) vSphere
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.47%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.94%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) OpenAM
2 2 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (1.47%) logstash
3 1 (1.47%) Kibana
3 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.47%) Nagios
3 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.47%) Nessus
3 1 (1.47%) Nmap
3 1 (1.47%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Cisco
2 13 (19.12%) ArcSight
3 11 (16.18%) VMware
4 10 (14.71%) Symantec
4 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.71%) Juniper
5 9 (13.24%) Qualys
6 8 (11.76%) McAfee
6 8 (11.76%) Sourcefire
7 7 (10.29%) F5
7 7 (10.29%) CheckPoint
8 6 (8.82%) HP
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle
8 6 (8.82%) Splunk
9 5 (7.35%) Fortinet
9 5 (7.35%) IBM
9 5 (7.35%) Citrix
9 5 (7.35%) Nokia
9 5 (7.35%) CA
9 5 (7.35%) Cyber-Ark
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