The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.91% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £451 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +20.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Intrusion Detection
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
271 184 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.46% 21.45% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 90 88
Average daily rate £363 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £114 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.30% -88.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Identity Management
2 6 (54.55%) Security Management
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Internet
2 6 (54.55%) ISA Server
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) PKI
2 6 (54.55%) WSUS
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless Security
2 6 (54.55%) Network Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) UAG
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) GCIA
3 4 (36.36%) GCIH
3 4 (36.36%) CEH
3 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) RSA Security Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) NetWitness
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
3 4 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (36.36%) SIEM
3 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Qualys

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Internet
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless Security
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) Intranet
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Field Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) PKI
2 4 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Identity Management
1 6 (54.55%) Network Architecture
1 6 (54.55%) Security Management
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
2 4 (36.36%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CEH
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
1 4 (36.36%) GCIA
1 4 (36.36%) GCIH
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
1 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) ISA Server
1 6 (54.55%) UAG
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) WSUS
2 4 (36.36%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Simpana
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) NetWitness
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) LogRhythm
3 2 (18.18%) Qualys
4 1 (9.09%) CommVault
4 1 (9.09%) McAfee
4 1 (9.09%) VMware