The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intrusion Detection
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 112 126 126
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 15 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 0.11% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.66% 0.71% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Median salary £45,250 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.73% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
265 283 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.90% 15.15% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 169 250 258
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT 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 job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) SIEM
2 13 (68.42%) Security Operations
2 13 (68.42%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (63.16%) Network Security
3 12 (63.16%) Information Security
3 12 (63.16%) CEH
3 12 (63.16%) CISSP
3 12 (63.16%) Unix
4 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 11 (57.89%) CCNP
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (52.63%) GIAC
6 9 (47.37%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
7 8 (42.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (42.11%) SANS
7 8 (42.11%) Threat Detection
7 8 (42.11%) CISM
7 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
7 8 (42.11%) Network+ Certification
7 8 (42.11%) GCIA
7 8 (42.11%) GCIH
7 8 (42.11%) Change Control
7 8 (42.11%) CCNA
7 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
8 6 (31.58%) WAN
8 6 (31.58%) VLAN
9 5 (26.32%) LAN
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) Network Security
3 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) VLAN
4 6 (31.58%) WAN
5 5 (26.32%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) BGP
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) OSPF
6 3 (15.79%) RIP
6 3 (15.79%) Skype
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 3 (15.79%) WLAN
7 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Security Operations Specialist
1 8 (42.11%) Security Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
2 3 (15.79%) SOC Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Technology Manager
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) SIEM Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) SIEM Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) NHS
3 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Unix
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Security Operations
1 13 (68.42%) SIEM
2 12 (63.16%) Information Security
3 9 (47.37%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (42.11%) Change Control
4 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
4 8 (42.11%) Threat Detection
4 8 (42.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (21.05%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (15.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (15.79%) Network Management
6 3 (15.79%) Security Management
6 3 (15.79%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) Malware Reverse Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CEH
1 12 (63.16%) CISSP
2 11 (57.89%) CCNP
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (52.63%) GIAC
4 8 (42.11%) CCNA
4 8 (42.11%) CISM
4 8 (42.11%) GCIA
4 8 (42.11%) GCIH
4 8 (42.11%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (42.11%) SANS
5 4 (21.05%) OSCP
5 4 (21.05%) SSCP
6 3 (15.79%) MCSE
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (10.53%) GCFA
7 2 (10.53%) GCFE
7 2 (10.53%) GREM
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
3 2 (10.53%) NetIQ
4 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.26%) LogRhythm
4 1 (5.26%) Polycom
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk