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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 231 232 250
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 14 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.28% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 1.86% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 1
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -34.78%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
987 1024 1167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.03% 14.93% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 767 813 946
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -8 11 £47,500 +26.66%
Manchester - 2 £47,500 - 2
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 31 (59.62%) Snort
2 28 (53.85%) Sourcefire
2 28 (53.85%) SIEM
3 26 (50.00%) Finance
4 23 (44.23%) Splunk
5 22 (42.31%) Financial Institution
6 20 (38.46%) Firewall
6 20 (38.46%) Cyber Security
7 18 (34.62%) Network Security
8 14 (26.92%) UNIX
9 12 (23.08%) Windows
9 12 (23.08%) Linux
9 12 (23.08%) Information Security
9 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 9 (17.31%) CISSP
11 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (15.38%) A+ Certification
11 8 (15.38%) Juniper
11 8 (15.38%) SQL
11 8 (15.38%) Data Mining
11 8 (15.38%) CCNP
11 8 (15.38%) CCNA
11 8 (15.38%) Network Design
11 8 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (15.38%) Big Data
11 8 (15.38%) Anomaly Detection
11 8 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 8 (15.38%) DDoS Mitigation
12 7 (13.46%) Analytics
12 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) Firewall
2 18 (34.62%) Network Security
3 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.77%) tcpdump
4 3 (5.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Data Mining
1 8 (15.38%) Big Data
General
1 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 22 (42.31%) Financial Institution
3 7 (13.46%) Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Analyst
2 19 (36.54%) Security Analyst
3 18 (34.62%) Security Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Network Engineer
5 10 (19.23%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Security Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Cyber Security Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Monitoring Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) Network Security Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Network Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Security Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) UNIX
2 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) SIEM
2 20 (38.46%) Cyber Security
3 12 (23.08%) Information Security
4 8 (15.38%) Network Design
4 8 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (15.38%) Anomaly Detection
4 8 (15.38%) DDoS Mitigation
5 7 (13.46%) Analytics
6 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.69%) Coaching
7 3 (5.77%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (5.77%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (5.77%) Network Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (5.77%) Computer Security
7 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.92%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (1.92%) Investment Management
8 1 (1.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) CISSP
2 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (15.38%) A+ Certification
2 8 (15.38%) CCNP
2 8 (15.38%) CCNA
3 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.62%) Degree
5 3 (5.77%) GCIH
6 1 (1.92%) GCIA
6 1 (1.92%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.92%) QA
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (59.62%) Snort
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Sourcefire
2 23 (44.23%) Splunk
3 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.38%) Juniper
5 7 (13.46%) CheckPoint
5 7 (13.46%) Symantec
5 7 (13.46%) McAfee
6 3 (5.77%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco
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