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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 121 114 114
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 15 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.68% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.94% 1.71% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
Intrusion Detection
West Midlands

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
381 351 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.26% 17.35% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 321 317 307
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) Network Security
2 13 (72.22%) VPN
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (55.56%) Juniper
4 10 (55.56%) CCNA
4 10 (55.56%) Fortinet
4 10 (55.56%) Blue Coat
4 10 (55.56%) CCSE
4 10 (55.56%) JNCIA
4 10 (55.56%) JNCIS
4 10 (55.56%) CCSA
5 5 (27.78%) SIEM
6 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security
7 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Perl
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) UNIX
8 2 (11.11%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) LAN
8 2 (11.11%) WAN
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) OSPF
8 2 (11.11%) SAN

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) Network Security
2 13 (72.22%) VPN
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) OSPF
4 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) FTP
5 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Security Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Network Support
5 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Database Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) SIEM
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (5.56%) BCP
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (55.56%) CCNA
1 10 (55.56%) CCSA
1 10 (55.56%) JNCIA
1 10 (55.56%) JNCIS
1 10 (55.56%) CCSE
2 1 (5.56%) CEH
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) OSCP
2 1 (5.56%) GCFA
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SSCP
2 1 (5.56%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 10 (55.56%) Blue Coat
3 10 (55.56%) Fortinet
3 10 (55.56%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Stonesoft
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