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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 94 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 10 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.81% 2.22% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £33,500 £77,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.77% +82.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
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
208 90 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.88% 7.37% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 123 57 79
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 7 (70.00%) GCIA
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) tcpdump
2 7 (70.00%) Regular Expression
3 6 (60.00%) SIEM
4 4 (40.00%) GWAPT
4 4 (40.00%) GPEN
4 4 (40.00%) OSCP
4 4 (40.00%) OSCE
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (40.00%) LDAP
4 4 (40.00%) FTP
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) Data Security
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) CISSP
4 4 (40.00%) GSEC
4 4 (40.00%) GCIH
4 4 (40.00%) SSH
4 4 (40.00%) CEH
4 4 (40.00%) GIAC
4 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Security Testing

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 7 (70.00%) tcpdump
3 4 (40.00%) LDAP
3 4 (40.00%) FTP
3 4 (40.00%) HTTP
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) SSH
3 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
1 10 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) Data Security
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) GCIA
2 4 (40.00%) GWAPT
2 4 (40.00%) GPEN
2 4 (40.00%) OSCP
2 4 (40.00%) OSCE
2 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) GSEC
2 4 (40.00%) GCIH
2 4 (40.00%) CEH
2 4 (40.00%) GIAC
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) CISA
4 1 (10.00%) SSCP
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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