The first table below looks at the demand for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 102 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.35% - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £33,500 - £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
179 93 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.82% 7.96% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 104 53 79
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Intrusion Detection
Scotland

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) Network Security
1 10 (76.92%) SIEM
2 8 (61.54%) CEH
2 8 (61.54%) GIAC
2 8 (61.54%) CISSP
3 7 (53.85%) CISA
3 7 (53.85%) GCIA
3 7 (53.85%) Security Testing
3 7 (53.85%) tcpdump
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Juniper
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) SLA
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Regular Expression
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) COM
7 1 (7.69%) SSCP
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) Network Security
2 7 (53.85%) tcpdump
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Security Analyst
3 7 (53.85%) Network Analyst
4 5 (38.46%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) Regular Expression
2 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) SIEM
2 7 (53.85%) Security Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
1 8 (61.54%) GIAC
1 8 (61.54%) CEH
2 7 (53.85%) CISA
2 7 (53.85%) GCIA
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) Juniper
2 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft