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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 83 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 39 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.10% - 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.99% - 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £54,250
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £41,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £66,850
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.05%
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
355 305 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.16% 19.00% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 272 259 307
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Warrington - 11 £37,500 - 1
Chester - 3 £65,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £50,000 -
Intrusion Detection
North West

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 31 (62.00%) Sourcefire
2 31 (62.00%) SIEM
3 24 (48.00%) Splunk
4 21 (42.00%) Finance
4 21 (42.00%) Financial Institution
5 20 (40.00%) Cyber Security
6 18 (36.00%) UNIX
7 17 (34.00%) Firewall
8 16 (32.00%) Network Security
8 16 (32.00%) Information Security
9 13 (26.00%) Windows
9 13 (26.00%) Linux
10 10 (20.00%) Data Mining
10 10 (20.00%) Big Data
10 10 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
11 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.00%) McAfee
12 8 (16.00%) CCNP
12 8 (16.00%) CCNA
12 8 (16.00%) CISSP
12 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (14.00%) Analytics
13 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
13 7 (14.00%) Banking
13 7 (14.00%) Juniper
13 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
13 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
13 7 (14.00%) Symantec

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) Firewall
2 16 (32.00%) Network Security
3 3 (6.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 10 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 21 (42.00%) Financial Institution
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Analyst
2 20 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 17 (34.00%) Security Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Network Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Security Specialist
6 4 (8.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Network Security Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Security Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Network Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Network Security Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Architect
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 18 (36.00%) UNIX
2 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) SIEM
2 20 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 16 (32.00%) Information Security
4 10 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
5 8 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (14.00%) Analytics
7 6 (12.00%) Network Design
8 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.00%) Computer Security
8 3 (6.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
8 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) Coaching
9 2 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.00%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) CCNP
1 8 (16.00%) CCNA
1 8 (16.00%) CISSP
1 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (6.00%) GCIH
4 3 (6.00%) Degree
System Software
1 33 (66.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Sourcefire
2 24 (48.00%) Splunk
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.00%) McAfee
5 7 (14.00%) Juniper
5 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (14.00%) Symantec
6 3 (6.00%) LogRhythm
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
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