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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intrusion Detection
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 78 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 12 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 0.65% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.23% 7.02% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 7
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
166 114 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.33% 9.21% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 94 78 85
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 16 January 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) Splunk
3 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (53.33%) Security Operations
3 8 (53.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (40.00%) SIEM
5 5 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Law
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.67%) Unix
8 1 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco
8 1 (6.67%) CCNA
8 1 (6.67%) CISSP
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (6.67%) OSPF
8 1 (6.67%) BGP
8 1 (6.67%) TACACS
8 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 1 (6.67%) CCSE
8 1 (6.67%) CEH
8 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP

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 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (6.67%) TACACS
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Network Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Network Intrusion Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (53.33%) Security Operations
2 6 (40.00%) SIEM
3 5 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
3 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Attack Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCMSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CCSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCSM
2 1 (6.67%) CEH
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) LPIC
2 1 (6.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) F5