The first table below looks at the demand for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 119 123 104
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.10% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 1.98% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +76.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
326 303 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.51% 14.92% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 270 276 297
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Intrusion Detection
West Midlands

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in Birmingham

Intrusion Detection
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script