The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 90 102 102
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 2 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.62% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 5.75% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £61,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +11.11%
Intrusion Detection
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
146 174 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.77% 10.86% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 98 116 146
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
3 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) CEH
4 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (50.00%) SANS
4 3 (50.00%) Attack Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Law
5 2 (33.33%) Information Security
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (16.67%) CCSE
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (16.67%) OSPF
6 1 (16.67%) BGP
6 1 (16.67%) TACACS
6 1 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (16.67%) Linux

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (16.67%) TACACS
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Security
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Attack Monitoring
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Conflict Management
5 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CEH
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) SANS
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) CCMSE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCSE
3 1 (16.67%) CCSM
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) F5