The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 179 198 201
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 30 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.29% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 0.96% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 23
Average salary £58,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
Intrusion Detection
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1300 1668 1529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.09% 29.74% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 886 948 1139
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Berkshire region.

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 20 £47,500 +18.75%
Slough -1 9 £58,000 -
Bracknell +13 1 - -
Maidenhead +2 1 £62,500 -7.40%
Newbury - 1 - -
Intrusion Detection
South East

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Intrusion Detection.

1 51 (80.95%) Firewall
2 34 (53.97%) Linux
3 33 (52.38%) Information Security
4 29 (46.03%) SIEM
5 26 (41.27%) Windows
6 21 (33.33%) Network Security
7 20 (31.75%) Management Information System
7 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (30.16%) Cisco
9 18 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 17 (26.98%) CCNP
11 16 (25.40%) CISSP
11 16 (25.40%) VPN
11 16 (25.40%) Finance
12 15 (23.81%) UNIX
12 15 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (22.22%) Wireless
14 13 (20.63%) Perl
14 13 (20.63%) CCNA
15 12 (19.05%) PCI DSS
16 11 (17.46%) F5
16 11 (17.46%) Banking
16 11 (17.46%) Penetration Testing
16 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
17 10 (15.87%) Ruby
17 10 (15.87%) Statistics
17 10 (15.87%) Sourcefire
17 10 (15.87%) PHP
17 10 (15.87%) SQL
17 10 (15.87%) Python

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Intrusion Detection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 51 (80.95%) Firewall
2 21 (33.33%) Network Security
3 18 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 16 (25.40%) VPN
5 14 (22.22%) Wireless
6 10 (15.87%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 9 (14.29%) Internet
8 8 (12.70%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (12.70%) Cisco IPT
8 8 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (9.52%) DNS
9 6 (9.52%) LAN
9 6 (9.52%) WAN
10 5 (7.94%) DHCP
10 5 (7.94%) DMZ
10 5 (7.94%) Wireless Security
11 2 (3.17%) SNMP
11 2 (3.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
1 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.17%) Big Data
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.35%) Legal
5 2 (3.17%) Military
6 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Analyst
2 20 (31.75%) Security Analyst
2 20 (31.75%) Security Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Network Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Network Operations Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Security Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Security Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Security Operations Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) CSS
2 2 (3.17%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.59%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Management Information System
2 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
3 10 (15.87%) Statistics
3 10 (15.87%) Data Centre
4 9 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.17%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Linux
2 26 (41.27%) Windows
3 15 (23.81%) UNIX
4 2 (3.17%) CentOS
4 2 (3.17%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Information Security
2 29 (46.03%) SIEM
3 15 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (17.46%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (15.87%) Cyber Security
6 9 (14.29%) Project Management
6 9 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (12.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (12.70%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (11.11%) Security Architecture
9 6 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
9 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
9 6 (9.52%) Service Management
9 6 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
10 5 (7.94%) Data Security
10 5 (7.94%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (7.94%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (7.94%) Database Security
11 4 (6.35%) Analytics
12 3 (4.76%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) Perl
2 10 (15.87%) PHP
2 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 10 (15.87%) Python
2 10 (15.87%) Ruby
3 8 (12.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (26.98%) CCNP
3 16 (25.40%) CISSP
4 13 (20.63%) CCNA
5 7 (11.11%) CCSP
5 7 (11.11%) GIAC
5 7 (11.11%) Degree
5 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.94%) CEH
7 3 (4.76%) MCSE
7 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.17%) SSCP
8 2 (3.17%) CISM
8 2 (3.17%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (3.17%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (3.17%) CCIE
8 2 (3.17%) CCIP
8 2 (3.17%) GCIH
8 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) PCI DSS
2 9 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (12.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (7.94%) SLA
4 5 (7.94%) HIPAA
System Software
1 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 9 (14.29%) Snort
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Nessus
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) SCOM
2 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Cisco
2 11 (17.46%) F5
3 10 (15.87%) Sourcefire
4 8 (12.70%) Dell
5 6 (9.52%) McAfee
5 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.94%) LogLogic
7 3 (4.76%) Splunk
8 2 (3.17%) ArcSight
8 2 (3.17%) LogRhythm
8 2 (3.17%) Symantec
8 2 (3.17%) IBM
8 2 (3.17%) Intel
8 2 (3.17%) Juniper
9 1 (1.59%) CA
9 1 (1.59%) NetApp
9 1 (1.59%) Novell
9 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.59%) HP
9 1 (1.59%) VMware