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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 104 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 17 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.99% 0.77% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.68% 3.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
363 357 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.19% 19.69% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 231 259 312
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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
Chester +19 3 £58,750 -9.61% 1
Warrington 0 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £50,000 -
Intrusion Detection
North West

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 33 (66.00%) Snort
2 30 (60.00%) Sourcefire
2 30 (60.00%) SIEM
3 24 (48.00%) Splunk
4 22 (44.00%) Financial Institution
4 22 (44.00%) Finance
5 20 (40.00%) Cyber Security
6 18 (36.00%) Firewall
7 17 (34.00%) Network Security
8 16 (32.00%) UNIX
9 13 (26.00%) Information Security
10 12 (24.00%) Windows
10 12 (24.00%) Linux
11 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (18.00%) CCNP
12 9 (18.00%) CCNA
12 9 (18.00%) CISSP
12 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (18.00%) Data Mining
12 9 (18.00%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (18.00%) Big Data
12 9 (18.00%) Anomaly Detection
13 8 (16.00%) Banking
14 7 (14.00%) Analytics
14 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
14 7 (14.00%) SQL
14 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
14 7 (14.00%) A+ Certification
14 7 (14.00%) Juniper
14 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) Firewall
2 17 (34.00%) Network Security
3 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (6.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Data Mining
1 9 (18.00%) Big Data
General
1 22 (44.00%) Financial Institution
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Analyst
2 20 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 19 (38.00%) Security Engineer
4 11 (22.00%) Network Engineer
4 11 (22.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Cyber Security Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) UNIX
2 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) SIEM
2 20 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 13 (26.00%) Information Security
4 9 (18.00%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (18.00%) Anomaly Detection
5 7 (14.00%) Analytics
6 6 (12.00%) Network Design
7 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (6.00%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.00%) Computer Security
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.00%) Coaching
8 2 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.00%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.00%) Project Management
9 1 (2.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) CCNP
1 9 (18.00%) CCNA
1 9 (18.00%) CISSP
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) A+ Certification
3 3 (6.00%) GCIH
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
System Software
1 33 (66.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Sourcefire
2 24 (48.00%) Splunk
3 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.00%) Juniper
4 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (14.00%) Symantec
4 7 (14.00%) McAfee
5 3 (6.00%) LogRhythm
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago