The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 207 240 257
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +17
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 35 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.15% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 1.08% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 1
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
Intrusion Detection
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1171 1021 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.30% 14.28% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 892 791 1071
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in the North West

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram in the North West

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +29 32 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Manchester -5 1 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 32 (56.14%) Snort
2 29 (50.88%) Sourcefire
2 29 (50.88%) SIEM
3 25 (43.86%) Firewall
3 25 (43.86%) Finance
4 24 (42.11%) Network Security
4 24 (42.11%) Cyber Security
5 23 (40.35%) Splunk
6 22 (38.60%) UNIX
6 22 (38.60%) Financial Institution
7 16 (28.07%) Information Security
8 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 15 (26.32%) CCNP
8 15 (26.32%) CCNA
8 15 (26.32%) CISSP
8 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (22.81%) Windows
9 13 (22.81%) Linux
10 12 (21.05%) SQL
10 12 (21.05%) A+ Certification
10 12 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (15.79%) Data Mining
11 9 (15.79%) Big Data
11 9 (15.79%) Anomaly Detection
12 8 (14.04%) MS Office
12 8 (14.04%) Juniper
12 8 (14.04%) Banking
13 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
13 7 (12.28%) CheckPoint
13 7 (12.28%) Symantec

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
2 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) Firewall
2 24 (42.11%) Network Security
3 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) tcpdump
4 3 (5.26%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.75%) VPN
5 1 (1.75%) LAN
5 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) Data Mining
1 9 (15.79%) Big Data
General
1 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 22 (38.60%) Financial Institution
3 8 (14.04%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Analyst
1 23 (40.35%) Security Engineer
2 19 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 16 (28.07%) Network Engineer
4 15 (26.32%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Security Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Network Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Cyber Security Specialist
8 1 (1.75%) Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Network Security Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Security Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Network Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.75%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (38.60%) UNIX
2 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 13 (22.81%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) SIEM
2 24 (42.11%) Cyber Security
3 16 (28.07%) Information Security
4 12 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (15.79%) Anomaly Detection
6 7 (12.28%) Analytics
6 7 (12.28%) Network Design
7 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.02%) Coaching
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.26%) Computer Security
8 3 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (5.26%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (5.26%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (1.75%) Project Management
10 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) CCNP
1 15 (26.32%) CCNA
1 15 (26.32%) CISSP
1 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (21.05%) A+ Certification
3 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) Degree
5 3 (5.26%) GCIH
System Software
1 32 (56.14%) Snort
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) Sourcefire
2 23 (40.35%) Splunk
3 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.04%) Juniper
5 7 (12.28%) CheckPoint
5 7 (12.28%) Symantec
5 7 (12.28%) McAfee
6 3 (5.26%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco
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