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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 241 238 252
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 9 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.15% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 1.06% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 2
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
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
943 1040 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.45% 14.56% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 761 879 883
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 £55,000 £57,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +15 5 £51,500 +14.44% 1
Cheshire -3 3 £42,500 -26.08%
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Firewall
3 14 (46.67%) Financial Institution
4 13 (43.33%) Sourcefire
4 13 (43.33%) Snort
4 13 (43.33%) Network Security
4 13 (43.33%) SIEM
5 12 (40.00%) Splunk
6 10 (33.33%) CISSP
7 8 (26.67%) Information Security
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (20.00%) A+ Certification
8 6 (20.00%) SQL
8 6 (20.00%) CCNP
8 6 (20.00%) CCNA
8 6 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 6 (20.00%) Cyber Security
8 6 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (16.67%) UNIX
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.33%) MS Office
11 3 (10.00%) Symantec
11 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
11 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
11 3 (10.00%) Network Design
12 2 (6.67%) Banking
12 2 (6.67%) Qualys
12 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
13 1 (3.33%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Firewall
2 13 (43.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Officer
4 3 (10.00%) Monitoring Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Cyber Security Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) SIEM
2 8 (26.67%) Information Security
3 6 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 6 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.33%) Analytics
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.33%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (3.33%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) CISSP
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 6 (20.00%) CCNP
2 6 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) CISA
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) GIAC
3 1 (3.33%) GCIA
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Sourcefire
2 12 (40.00%) Splunk
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Symantec
5 2 (6.67%) Qualys
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
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