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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 243 251 239
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 11 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.082% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 0.56% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £45,000 £59,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £63,750 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
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
1000 1078 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.87% 14.69% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 797 896 858
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Manchester +3 5 £51,500 +14.44% 2
Cheshire +5 3 £43,500 -27.50% 1
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) CISSP
2 11 (44.00%) Network Security
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Information Security
5 7 (28.00%) SIEM
6 6 (24.00%) Financial Institution
6 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
7 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 5 (20.00%) Sourcefire
7 5 (20.00%) Snort
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.00%) A+ Certification
7 5 (20.00%) CCNP
7 5 (20.00%) CCNA
7 5 (20.00%) UNIX
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) MS Office
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Splunk
9 3 (12.00%) Network Design
9 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (12.00%) CISM
9 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (12.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security Officer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Officer
4 3 (12.00%) Monitoring Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Information Security
2 7 (28.00%) SIEM
3 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
4 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Network Design
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (8.00%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Social Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Software Asset Management
8 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CISSP
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
2 5 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) CISM
4 2 (8.00%) CEH
4 2 (8.00%) OSCP
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) GIAC
5 1 (4.00%) GCIA
5 1 (4.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Splunk
3 2 (8.00%) Symantec
3 2 (8.00%) Qualys
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 50-60K + 40K commission + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago