The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 128 120 132
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.45% 0.060% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.72% 0.36% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £75,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -20.52%
Intrusion Detection
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
331 276 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.66% 16.58% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 272 221 263
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in Cheshire

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Knutsford - 4 £45,000 -
Chester - 3 £67,500 - 2
Intrusion Detection
North West

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (61.11%) CISSP
1 11 (61.11%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) SIEM
4 8 (44.44%) Cyber Security
4 8 (44.44%) CEH
4 8 (44.44%) Snort
5 7 (38.89%) Financial Institution
5 7 (38.89%) Splunk
6 6 (33.33%) Data Privacy
6 6 (33.33%) Sourcefire
6 6 (33.33%) EnCE
6 6 (33.33%) Computer Security
6 6 (33.33%) Legal
7 5 (27.78%) Internet
7 5 (27.78%) UNIX
7 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 5 (27.78%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) Network Security
8 4 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) McAfee
9 3 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (16.67%) Becrypt
9 3 (16.67%) LogRhythm
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Websense
9 3 (16.67%) Symantec

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.56%) SSL
5 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Financial Institution
3 6 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Security Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Forensic Investigator
3 4 (22.22%) Security Monitoring Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Information Security
2 9 (50.00%) SIEM
3 8 (44.44%) Cyber Security
4 6 (33.33%) Data Privacy
4 6 (33.33%) Computer Security
5 5 (27.78%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.56%) Change Management
9 1 (5.56%) Migration
9 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) CISSP
2 8 (44.44%) CEH
3 6 (33.33%) EnCE
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) CCNP
5 3 (16.67%) CCNA
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) A+ Certification
6 2 (11.11%) SSCP
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Snort
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Nessus
1 3 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Splunk
2 6 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 4 (22.22%) McAfee
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Juniper
4 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (16.67%) Symantec
4 3 (16.67%) Websense
4 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 3 (16.67%) Lumension
4 3 (16.67%) Becrypt
4 3 (16.67%) LogRhythm
4 3 (16.67%) IronPort
4 3 (16.67%) Qualys
5 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
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