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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 233 241 255
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 21 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.059% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 0.43% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 4
Average salary £65,000 £40,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.49% -35.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,900 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £45,300 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
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
1193 930 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.31% 13.69% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 792 988
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 +18 19 £65,000 +39.78% 2
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England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 18 (58.06%) UNIX
2 15 (48.39%) Sourcefire
2 15 (48.39%) Network Security
2 15 (48.39%) SIEM
3 14 (45.16%) Snort
4 13 (41.94%) Firewall
5 11 (35.48%) Linux
6 10 (32.26%) Finance
7 9 (29.03%) Information Security
8 8 (25.81%) Financial Institution
8 8 (25.81%) Network Design
8 8 (25.81%) Windows
8 8 (25.81%) Splunk
8 8 (25.81%) Cyber Security
9 7 (22.58%) Big Data
9 7 (22.58%) Anomaly Detection
9 7 (22.58%) CISSP
9 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (22.58%) Juniper
9 7 (22.58%) Data Mining
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 7 (22.58%) CCNP
9 7 (22.58%) CCNA
10 6 (19.35%) Banking
11 5 (16.13%) VMware
11 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
11 5 (16.13%) LAN
11 5 (16.13%) WAN
11 5 (16.13%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Network Security
2 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) LAN
3 5 (16.13%) WAN
4 4 (12.90%) MPLS
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Data Mining
1 7 (22.58%) Big Data
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Financial Institution
3 6 (19.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Security Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Security Monitoring Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Network Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.23%) CCTV
1 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) UNIX
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) SIEM
2 9 (29.03%) Information Security
3 8 (25.81%) Network Design
3 8 (25.81%) Cyber Security
4 7 (22.58%) Anomaly Detection
5 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) Content Management
6 4 (12.90%) Identity Management
6 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) CCNP
1 7 (22.58%) CCNA
1 7 (22.58%) CISSP
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) A+ Certification
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Snort
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Sourcefire
2 8 (25.81%) Splunk
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Juniper
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) Blue Coat
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
5 4 (12.90%) McAfee
5 4 (12.90%) IronPort
6 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.68%) Symantec
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