The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 239 283 306
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +23
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 22 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.34% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.19% 1.88% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 15
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +43.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Intrusion Detection
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1003 1865 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.99% 18.29% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1597 1375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 24 (85.71%) SIEM
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 19 (67.86%) Network Security
4 17 (60.71%) Internet
5 15 (53.57%) VPN
6 13 (46.43%) Cisco
6 13 (46.43%) Information Security
7 12 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 11 (39.29%) DDoS Mitigation
8 11 (39.29%) CheckPoint
9 10 (35.71%) Security Management
10 8 (28.57%) Finance
10 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
10 8 (28.57%) Security Operations
11 7 (25.00%) WAN
11 7 (25.00%) MPLS
11 7 (25.00%) CCNP
11 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (25.00%) Computer Security
12 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
12 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (21.43%) Ruby
12 6 (21.43%) Brocade
12 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
12 6 (21.43%) Riverbed
12 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (21.43%) WAAS
12 6 (21.43%) F5

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 19 (67.86%) Network Security
3 17 (60.71%) Internet
4 15 (53.57%) VPN
5 12 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (25.00%) MPLS
6 7 (25.00%) WAN
7 6 (21.43%) BGP
7 6 (21.43%) FWSM
7 6 (21.43%) OSPF
7 6 (21.43%) WAAS
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (17.86%) DMZ
8 5 (17.86%) LAN
8 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
8 5 (17.86%) SSL
8 5 (17.86%) Wireless
9 4 (14.29%) DNS
9 4 (14.29%) IPsec
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Security Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Data Network Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Security Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Web Applications Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Web Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Head of Security
6 3 (10.71%) Information Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Information Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Head of IT
7 2 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (21.43%) Internet of Things
3 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 4 (14.29%) PKI
5 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (3.57%) Replication
6 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Android
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) SIEM
2 13 (46.43%) Information Security
3 11 (39.29%) DDoS Mitigation
4 10 (35.71%) Security Management
5 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 8 (28.57%) Security Operations
6 7 (25.00%) Computer Security
7 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
7 6 (21.43%) Migration
7 6 (21.43%) Network Security Management
7 6 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (17.86%) Data Security
8 5 (17.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 5 (17.86%) Network Design
8 5 (17.86%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
9 4 (14.29%) Software Deployment
10 3 (10.71%) ISMS
10 3 (10.71%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Perl
1 6 (21.43%) Python
1 6 (21.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) CCNP
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) CCIP
2 6 (21.43%) CCNA
2 6 (21.43%) CISA
2 6 (21.43%) CISM
2 6 (21.43%) CISSP
2 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SSCP
3 3 (10.71%) CLAS
4 2 (7.14%) GCFA
4 2 (7.14%) GCIH
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) GIAC
5 1 (3.57%) IISP
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) FISMA
2 2 (7.14%) COBIT
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) XenApp
1 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
2 2 (7.14%) Snort
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Nessus
2 1 (3.57%) QRadar
2 1 (3.57%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) CheckPoint
3 6 (21.43%) Brocade
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
3 6 (21.43%) F5
3 6 (21.43%) Juniper
3 6 (21.43%) Palo Alto
3 6 (21.43%) Riverbed
4 5 (17.86%) HP
4 5 (17.86%) LogRhythm
4 5 (17.86%) Sourcefire
4 5 (17.86%) Splunk
4 5 (17.86%) TippingPoint
4 5 (17.86%) Websense
5 4 (14.29%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) VMware