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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 231 238 235
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 31 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 1.95% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 8
Median daily rate £491 £413 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.09% -9.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £318 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £461 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.65%
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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
1666 1799 1733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.87% 18.78% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 938 751
Median daily rate £375 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £231 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 121 102
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% +54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +29 20 £495 +41.42%
Surrey 0 5 £525 -
Hampshire -16 2 £419 -1.52%
Berkshire -7 1 £450 +42.85% 3
West Sussex -9 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £413 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 59 (65.56%) Firewall
2 42 (46.67%) CISSP
3 36 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (37.78%) Security Operations
5 31 (34.44%) Information Security
5 31 (34.44%) Windows
6 27 (30.00%) Internet
7 26 (28.89%) Security Operations Centre
8 25 (27.78%) PCI DSS
9 24 (26.67%) PKI
10 22 (24.44%) SIEM
11 20 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 20 (22.22%) Mentoring
12 19 (21.11%) Data Centre
12 19 (21.11%) GCIH
12 19 (21.11%) Security Cleared
13 18 (20.00%) ITIL
14 17 (18.89%) SC Cleared
15 16 (17.78%) GCIA
16 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
16 15 (16.67%) Cisco
16 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 14 (15.56%) Linux
17 14 (15.56%) Security Management
18 13 (14.44%) Identity Management
18 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
18 13 (14.44%) Windows Server
19 12 (13.33%) RSA Security Analytics
19 12 (13.33%) NetWitness
19 12 (13.33%) Wireless

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 6 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (2.22%) JBoss
2 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Project
1 5 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (65.56%) Firewall
2 27 (30.00%) Internet
3 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 12 (13.33%) Wireless
5 9 (10.00%) Intranet
5 9 (10.00%) Wireless Security
6 6 (6.67%) DNS
6 6 (6.67%) LDAP
6 6 (6.67%) MPLS
6 6 (6.67%) Network Security
6 6 (6.67%) SAN
7 5 (5.56%) DHCP
7 5 (5.56%) LAN
7 5 (5.56%) WAN
8 4 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (4.44%) HTTP
8 4 (4.44%) IPsec
8 4 (4.44%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (4.44%) SSL
9 3 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) MySQL
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.22%) Retail
3 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Analyst
2 18 (20.00%) Consultant
2 18 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Security Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Security Consultant
5 9 (10.00%) Architect
5 9 (10.00%) Security Specialist
6 8 (8.89%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Security Architect
8 6 (6.67%) Incident Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Security Operations Specialist
8 6 (6.67%) SOC Consultant
9 5 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 5 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Security Operations Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Information Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Security Support Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) 802.1X
1 4 (4.44%) SAML
2 3 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (1.11%) J2EE
4 1 (1.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.89%) Security Operations Centre
2 24 (26.67%) PKI
3 19 (21.11%) Data Centre
4 11 (12.22%) Management Information System
5 8 (8.89%) Cryptography
6 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.44%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (4.44%) Driving Licence
7 4 (4.44%) iPad
8 3 (3.33%) Client/Server
8 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.33%) Mainframe
8 3 (3.33%) N-Tier
8 3 (3.33%) Private Cloud
8 3 (3.33%) Replication
9 2 (2.22%) FMCG
10 1 (1.11%) Smart Meter
10 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.44%) Windows
2 14 (15.56%) Linux
3 13 (14.44%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.67%) Unix
5 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.33%) Solaris
7 3 (3.33%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.22%) AIX
8 2 (2.22%) CentOS
8 2 (2.22%) Kali Linux
8 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (37.78%) Security Operations
3 31 (34.44%) Information Security
4 22 (24.44%) SIEM
5 20 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 20 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 18 (20.00%) ITIL
7 14 (15.56%) Security Management
8 13 (14.44%) Identity Management
9 12 (13.33%) Analytics
9 12 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
9 12 (13.33%) Incident Management
10 11 (12.22%) Network Architecture
11 8 (8.89%) Change Management
11 8 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.89%) Security Architecture
12 7 (7.78%) Digital Forensics
12 7 (7.78%) Project Management
12 7 (7.78%) Vulnerability Management
13 6 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.67%) Python
2 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.33%) C#
3 3 (3.33%) Perl
3 3 (3.33%) PHP
3 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (1.11%) Java
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (46.67%) CISSP
2 19 (21.11%) GCIH
2 19 (21.11%) Security Cleared
3 17 (18.89%) SC Cleared
4 16 (17.78%) GCIA
5 11 (12.22%) CEH
6 10 (11.11%) Degree
7 9 (10.00%) CISM
8 6 (6.67%) CISA
8 6 (6.67%) GIAC
9 4 (4.44%) CCNA
9 4 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (4.44%) MCSE
9 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.22%) RHCSA
12 1 (1.11%) CCNP
12 1 (1.11%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (1.11%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (27.78%) PCI DSS
2 11 (12.22%) COBIT
2 11 (12.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (2.22%) COSO
5 2 (2.22%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.22%) SAS 70
System Software
1 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.00%) ISA Server
2 9 (10.00%) UAG
3 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.22%) vSphere
4 2 (2.22%) XenApp
4 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (13.33%) RSA Security Analytics
2 10 (11.11%) WSUS
3 3 (3.33%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.33%) Nagios
3 3 (3.33%) Puppet
3 3 (3.33%) RSA Archer
4 2 (2.22%) Nessus
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.11%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.11%) Cacti
5 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Cisco
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) NetWitness
3 9 (10.00%) VMware
4 7 (7.78%) F5
5 6 (6.67%) Intel Security
5 6 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.56%) Oracle
6 5 (5.56%) Qualys
7 4 (4.44%) Sourcefire
7 4 (4.44%) Splunk
8 3 (3.33%) Dell
8 3 (3.33%) EMC
8 3 (3.33%) LogRhythm
8 3 (3.33%) NetApp
9 2 (2.22%) Citrix
9 2 (2.22%) FireEye
9 2 (2.22%) Forcepoint
9 2 (2.22%) HP