The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 222 236 242
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 40 34 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.36% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 1.89% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 9
Median daily rate £481 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £315 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £415 £445
% change year-on-year
+5.78% -6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
- +33.72%
Intrusion Detection
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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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1743 1803 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.53% 19.13% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 883 760
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 126 100
Median hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +58.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.29 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Buckinghamshire +18 10 £510 +13.33%
Surrey +3 9 £475 -
Hampshire 0 9 £500 +25.00% 1
Berkshire -5 5 £380 +20.63% 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £364 -
West Sussex -21 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £413 -
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 63 (62.38%) Firewall
2 49 (48.51%) CISSP
3 42 (41.58%) Information Security
4 36 (35.64%) Windows
5 35 (34.65%) Internet
6 34 (33.66%) PCI DSS
7 32 (31.68%) Security Operations
8 30 (29.70%) Cybersecurity
9 28 (27.72%) PKI
10 27 (26.73%) Data Centre
11 25 (24.75%) SIEM
12 23 (22.77%) Linux
12 23 (22.77%) ITIL
13 21 (20.79%) TCP/IP
13 21 (20.79%) Security Operations Centre
14 20 (19.80%) GCIH
14 20 (19.80%) Security Cleared
15 19 (18.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 19 (18.81%) Security Management
16 18 (17.82%) Management Information System
16 18 (17.82%) Cisco
16 18 (17.82%) VMware
17 17 (16.83%) GCIA
17 17 (16.83%) Incident Management
17 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
17 17 (16.83%) Active Directory
18 16 (15.84%) Identity Management
18 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
19 14 (13.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 14 (13.86%) Windows Server

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (8.91%) Apache
2 3 (2.97%) JBoss
2 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.98%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Project
1 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (62.38%) Firewall
2 35 (34.65%) Internet
3 21 (20.79%) TCP/IP
4 12 (11.88%) MPLS
4 12 (11.88%) Wireless
5 11 (10.89%) DNS
6 10 (9.90%) DHCP
6 10 (9.90%) Intranet
6 10 (9.90%) LDAP
6 10 (9.90%) Wireless Security
7 9 (8.91%) Network Security
7 9 (8.91%) SAN
7 9 (8.91%) WAN
8 8 (7.92%) LAN
8 8 (7.92%) SSL
9 7 (6.93%) IPsec
10 6 (5.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (5.94%) Ethernet
10 6 (5.94%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (4.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) MySQL
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.99%) JUnit
1 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 11 (10.89%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.66%) Analyst
2 21 (20.79%) Security Analyst
3 14 (13.86%) Security Engineer
3 14 (13.86%) SOC Analyst
4 13 (12.87%) Consultant
5 10 (9.90%) Security Specialist
5 10 (9.90%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) Architect
7 8 (7.92%) Incident Analyst
7 8 (7.92%) Security Support Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Security Architect
8 7 (6.93%) Security Consultant
9 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Security Operations Specialist
10 5 (4.95%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Information Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Operations Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) 802.1X
1 6 (5.94%) SAML
2 3 (2.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.98%) XML
4 1 (0.99%) Django
4 1 (0.99%) Guice
4 1 (0.99%) J2EE
4 1 (0.99%) Middleware
4 1 (0.99%) Play Framework
4 1 (0.99%) REST
4 1 (0.99%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.99%) Sensu
4 1 (0.99%) SOAP
4 1 (0.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.72%) PKI
2 27 (26.73%) Data Centre
3 21 (20.79%) Security Operations Centre
4 18 (17.82%) Management Information System
5 12 (11.88%) Cryptography
6 8 (7.92%) Driving Licence
7 7 (6.93%) Mainframe
8 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
9 5 (4.95%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (3.96%) AS400
10 4 (3.96%) Client/Server
10 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (3.96%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (3.96%) iPad
11 3 (2.97%) N-Tier
11 3 (2.97%) Private Cloud
11 3 (2.97%) Replication
12 2 (1.98%) FMCG
13 1 (0.99%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.64%) Windows
2 23 (22.77%) Linux
3 14 (13.86%) Windows Server
4 13 (12.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.92%) Unix
6 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.97%) Solaris
8 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.98%) AIX
9 2 (1.98%) CentOS
9 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.58%) Information Security
2 32 (31.68%) Security Operations
3 30 (29.70%) Cybersecurity
4 25 (24.75%) SIEM
5 23 (22.77%) ITIL
6 19 (18.81%) Security Management
6 19 (18.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 17 (16.83%) Incident Management
8 16 (15.84%) Identity Management
9 13 (12.87%) Analytics
9 13 (12.87%) Mentoring
10 12 (11.88%) Change Management
10 12 (11.88%) Network Architecture
10 12 (11.88%) Project Management
11 11 (10.89%) Vulnerability Management
12 10 (9.90%) Ethical Hacking
13 9 (8.91%) Computer Security
13 9 (8.91%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (7.92%) Capacity Management
14 8 (7.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.92%) Python
2 6 (5.94%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.96%) C#
3 4 (3.96%) Perl
3 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.97%) PHP
4 3 (2.97%) VB
5 2 (1.98%) Java
6 1 (0.99%) C
6 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.99%) Ruby
6 1 (0.99%) Scala
6 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (48.51%) CISSP
2 20 (19.80%) GCIH
2 20 (19.80%) Security Cleared
3 17 (16.83%) GCIA
4 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
5 13 (12.87%) Degree
6 11 (10.89%) CEH
7 10 (9.90%) CISM
8 7 (6.93%) CCNA
8 7 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (6.93%) GIAC
9 6 (5.94%) CISA
10 4 (3.96%) MCSE
10 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.97%) CCNP
11 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
11 3 (2.97%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.99%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (0.99%) PMP
12 1 (0.99%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (33.66%) PCI DSS
2 14 (13.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (10.89%) COBIT
4 9 (8.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (4.95%) ISO27002
6 4 (3.96%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (1.98%) COSO
7 2 (1.98%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.98%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (16.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.90%) ISA Server
3 10 (9.90%) UAG
4 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.98%) vSphere
4 2 (1.98%) XenApp
4 2 (1.98%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.98%) XenServer
5 1 (0.99%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (11.88%) RSA Security Analytics
2 11 (10.89%) WSUS
3 5 (4.95%) Puppet
4 4 (3.96%) Nagios
5 3 (2.97%) Data Guard
5 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (2.97%) RSA Archer
6 2 (1.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.99%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.99%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.99%) SCCM
7 1 (0.99%) Simpana
7 1 (0.99%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (17.82%) Cisco
1 18 (17.82%) VMware
2 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.88%) NetWitness
4 11 (10.89%) F5
5 10 (9.90%) Red Hat
6 8 (7.92%) Intel Security
7 7 (6.93%) IBM
8 6 (5.94%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.94%) Splunk
9 5 (4.95%) LogRhythm
9 5 (4.95%) Oracle
9 5 (4.95%) Qualys
10 4 (3.96%) ArcSight
10 4 (3.96%) Cyberoam
10 4 (3.96%) HP
10 4 (3.96%) Sourcefire
11 3 (2.97%) Dell
11 3 (2.97%) EMC
11 3 (2.97%) Q1 Labs