The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 109 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.073% - 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% - 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
Intrusion Detection
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
247 400 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.96% 22.16% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 214 311 291
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in Cambridge

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Websense

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) WorldPay
3 1 (25.00%) FireEye
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Websense