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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 209 234 263
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +29
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 33 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.091% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.02% 0.65% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 1
Average salary £47,500 £40,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.01% -42.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -11.57%
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
1092 928 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.05% 14.02% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 912 809 1001
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +30 31 £47,500 +2.15% 1
Manchester -8 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (54.35%) Snort
2 23 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 23 (50.00%) SIEM
3 20 (43.48%) UNIX
4 19 (41.30%) Cyber Security
5 18 (39.13%) Network Security
6 17 (36.96%) Firewall
7 16 (34.78%) Finance
7 16 (34.78%) Splunk
8 15 (32.61%) Information Security
8 15 (32.61%) Windows
8 15 (32.61%) Linux
9 13 (28.26%) Financial Institution
10 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
11 10 (21.74%) Data Mining
11 10 (21.74%) Anomaly Detection
11 10 (21.74%) Big Data
12 9 (19.57%) CISSP
12 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (19.57%) CCNP
12 9 (19.57%) CCNA
13 8 (17.39%) Juniper
13 8 (17.39%) Network Design
14 7 (15.22%) Banking
14 7 (15.22%) McAfee
14 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
14 7 (15.22%) SQL
14 7 (15.22%) Network Monitoring
15 6 (13.04%) Analytics
15 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) Network Security
2 17 (36.96%) Firewall
3 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.52%) Wireshark
4 3 (6.52%) tcpdump
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.17%) VPN
6 1 (2.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) Data Mining
1 10 (21.74%) Big Data
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Financial Institution
3 7 (15.22%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Analyst
2 16 (34.78%) Security Analyst
3 13 (28.26%) Security Engineer
4 10 (21.74%) Network Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Security Specialist
7 4 (8.70%) Security Monitoring Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Network Specialist
8 2 (4.35%) Network Security Specialist
9 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Network Security Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Cyber Security Specialist
9 1 (2.17%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Security Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Security Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) CCTV
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) UNIX
2 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) SIEM
2 19 (41.30%) Cyber Security
3 15 (32.61%) Information Security
4 10 (21.74%) Anomaly Detection
5 8 (17.39%) Network Design
6 7 (15.22%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (13.04%) Analytics
8 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.70%) Coaching
9 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (6.52%) Computer Security
9 3 (6.52%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (6.52%) Digital Forensics
9 3 (6.52%) Network Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
11 1 (2.17%) Identity Management
11 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) CISSP
1 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (19.57%) CCNP
1 9 (19.57%) CCNA
2 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) A+ Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (54.35%) Snort
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 16 (34.78%) Splunk
3 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.39%) Juniper
5 7 (15.22%) McAfee
6 6 (13.04%) Symantec
6 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.52%) LogRhythm
8 2 (4.35%) VMware
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco
9 1 (2.17%) IronPort
9 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 2 days ago