The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 143 142 125
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 4 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.15% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 1.12% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Average salary £53,750 £46,250 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% -24.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+24.22% -15.26%
Intrusion Detection
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
911 806 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.09% 31.65% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 463 548 492
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Reading region.

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in Reading

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (87.50%) F5
2 12 (75.00%) UNIX
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) Network Security
3 10 (62.50%) CISSP
4 8 (50.00%) Internet
4 8 (50.00%) CCSA
4 8 (50.00%) CCSE
4 8 (50.00%) JNCIA
4 8 (50.00%) Coaching
4 8 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 8 (50.00%) Juniper
4 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (37.50%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) IIS
5 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (37.50%) tcpdump
5 6 (37.50%) snoop
5 6 (37.50%) FWSM
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) German Language
6 5 (31.25%) Firmware
6 5 (31.25%) Apache
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) Sun

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
1 10 (62.50%) Network Security
2 8 (50.00%) Internet
3 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (37.50%) tcpdump
3 6 (37.50%) snoop
3 6 (37.50%) FWSM
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless Security
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) DMZ
General
1 6 (37.50%) German Language
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) UNIX
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Coaching
2 5 (31.25%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Database Security
3 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) Perl
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CISSP
2 8 (50.00%) CCSA
2 8 (50.00%) CCSE
2 8 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (12.50%) CEH
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) GIAC
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Firmware
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) F5
2 8 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Sun
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) Egenera
4 5 (31.25%) Foundry
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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