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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 212 229 243
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 39 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.12% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.50% 0.84% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 2
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,900 £41,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,400 £66,850
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.57%
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
1113 953 1292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.15% 14.28% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 888 792 1026
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 3 March 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 March 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 - 37 £47,500 - 1
Manchester -7 1 £45,000 +16.88%
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 33 (58.93%) Snort
2 31 (55.36%) Sourcefire
2 31 (55.36%) SIEM
3 24 (42.86%) Finance
3 24 (42.86%) Splunk
4 22 (39.29%) Firewall
5 21 (37.50%) Financial Institution
5 21 (37.50%) UNIX
5 21 (37.50%) Cyber Security
6 20 (35.71%) Network Security
7 16 (28.57%) Information Security
8 15 (26.79%) Windows
8 15 (26.79%) Linux
9 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 10 (17.86%) CISSP
10 10 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (17.86%) CCNP
10 10 (17.86%) CCNA
10 10 (17.86%) Data Mining
10 10 (17.86%) Big Data
10 10 (17.86%) Anomaly Detection
11 9 (16.07%) Juniper
12 8 (14.29%) McAfee
12 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 8 (14.29%) SQL
12 8 (14.29%) Network Design
12 8 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (12.50%) Analytics
13 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
13 7 (12.50%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (1.79%) IIS
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (39.29%) Firewall
2 20 (35.71%) Network Security
3 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.36%) tcpdump
4 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.57%) LAN
5 2 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (1.79%) VPN
6 1 (1.79%) MPLS
6 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) Data Mining
1 10 (17.86%) Big Data
General
1 24 (42.86%) Finance
2 21 (37.50%) Financial Institution
3 7 (12.50%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Analyst
2 20 (35.71%) Security Analyst
3 19 (33.93%) Security Engineer
4 12 (21.43%) Network Engineer
5 11 (19.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Security Specialist
7 4 (7.14%) Security Monitoring Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Network Specialist
8 2 (3.57%) Network Security Specialist
8 2 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Network Security Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Security Manager
9 1 (1.79%) Cyber Security Specialist
9 1 (1.79%) Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Security Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Network Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Support Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.79%) CCTV
3 1 (1.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) UNIX
2 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) SIEM
2 21 (37.50%) Cyber Security
3 16 (28.57%) Information Security
4 10 (17.86%) Anomaly Detection
5 8 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (14.29%) Network Design
6 7 (12.50%) Analytics
7 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.14%) Coaching
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.36%) Computer Security
8 3 (5.36%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (5.36%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (5.36%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (1.79%) Content Management
10 1 (1.79%) ITIL
10 1 (1.79%) Project Management
10 1 (1.79%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) CCNP
1 10 (17.86%) CCNA
1 10 (17.86%) CISSP
1 10 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (58.93%) Snort
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Sourcefire
2 24 (42.86%) Splunk
3 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.07%) Juniper
5 8 (14.29%) McAfee
6 7 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.50%) Symantec
7 3 (5.36%) LogRhythm
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco
8 2 (3.57%) VMware
9 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.79%) IronPort
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