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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 116 140 124
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 20 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.90% 0.13% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.34% 0.40% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 14
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
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
598 752 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.99% 31.69% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 389 403 542
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram in Reading

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 29 (70.73%) Firewall
2 20 (48.78%) Information Security
3 19 (46.34%) Cisco
4 17 (41.46%) Linux
5 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (36.59%) CCNP
6 15 (36.59%) Network Security
7 13 (31.71%) CCNA
7 13 (31.71%) SIEM
7 13 (31.71%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (29.27%) VPN
9 11 (26.83%) Wireless
9 11 (26.83%) Finance
10 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (24.39%) F5
10 10 (24.39%) Statistics
10 10 (24.39%) Sourcefire
11 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
11 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
11 9 (21.95%) Windows
11 9 (21.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (21.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 8 (19.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
12 8 (19.51%) CSS
12 8 (19.51%) UNIX
12 8 (19.51%) Dell
12 8 (19.51%) Cisco IPT
12 8 (19.51%) Snort
12 8 (19.51%) Cisco PIX

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (2.44%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) Firewall
2 15 (36.59%) Network Security
3 12 (29.27%) VPN
4 11 (26.83%) Wireless
5 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (21.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (21.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
7 8 (19.51%) Cisco IPT
7 8 (19.51%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (19.51%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (9.76%) Internet
8 4 (9.76%) DNS
8 4 (9.76%) LAN
8 4 (9.76%) WAN
9 3 (7.32%) DHCP
9 3 (7.32%) DMZ
9 3 (7.32%) Wireless Security
10 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
1 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Security Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Network Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Network Operations Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Security Operations Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Security Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Security Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Network Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Network Security Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Information Security Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Network Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Network Security Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Cyber Security Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Cyber Security Specialist
10 1 (2.44%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Statistics
2 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
3 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
4 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (4.88%) Taxonomies
8 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
8 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 8 (19.51%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Information Security
2 13 (31.71%) SIEM
2 13 (31.71%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (14.63%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (14.63%) Service Management
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (7.32%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (7.32%) Analytics
5 3 (7.32%) Database Security
5 3 (7.32%) Cyber Security
6 2 (4.88%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.88%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Perl
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
1 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (36.59%) CCNP
3 13 (31.71%) CCNA
4 7 (17.07%) CCSP
5 5 (12.20%) CISSP
6 4 (9.76%) GIAC
7 3 (7.32%) CEH
7 3 (7.32%) Degree
8 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
8 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.88%) SSCP
8 2 (4.88%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (4.88%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (4.88%) CCIP
9 1 (2.44%) MCSE
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.44%) GCIH
9 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Snort
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) vCloud
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco
2 10 (24.39%) Sourcefire
2 10 (24.39%) F5
3 8 (19.51%) Dell
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) Intel
4 2 (4.88%) Juniper
4 2 (4.88%) Symantec
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) CA
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) Novell
5 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.44%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) Brocade