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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 130 126 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 9 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.39% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 1.25% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 13
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -11.57%
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
727 722 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.81% 31.36% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 402 520 535
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 29 January 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 13 (68.42%) Network Security
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 11 (57.89%) CISSP
3 11 (57.89%) F5
4 9 (47.37%) UNIX
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Internet
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 6 (31.58%) Information Security
7 6 (31.58%) IIS
7 6 (31.58%) CCNP
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) FWSM
7 6 (31.58%) tcpdump
7 6 (31.58%) snoop
7 6 (31.58%) Wireshark
8 5 (26.32%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) Blue Coat
8 5 (26.32%) CCSE
8 5 (26.32%) JNCIA
8 5 (26.32%) Foundry
8 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
8 5 (26.32%) Egenera
8 5 (26.32%) Coaching
8 5 (26.32%) HP
8 5 (26.32%) Firmware

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Network Security
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (36.84%) Internet
6 6 (31.58%) FWSM
6 6 (31.58%) tcpdump
6 6 (31.58%) snoop
6 6 (31.58%) Wireshark
7 4 (21.05%) Wireless
7 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 4 (21.05%) WAN
7 4 (21.05%) DHCP
7 4 (21.05%) VPN
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) DMZ
7 4 (21.05%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
1 4 (21.05%) German Language
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) UNIX
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Information Security
2 5 (26.32%) Web Development
2 5 (26.32%) Coaching
3 4 (21.05%) Database Security
3 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CISSP
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (26.32%) CCSE
3 5 (26.32%) JNCIA
3 5 (26.32%) CCSA
4 4 (21.05%) GIAC
4 4 (21.05%) CEH
5 2 (10.53%) SSCP
5 2 (10.53%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (10.53%) CCSP
5 2 (10.53%) CCNA
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Firmware
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) F5
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Blue Coat
4 5 (26.32%) Foundry
4 5 (26.32%) Egenera
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 5 (26.32%) Sun
4 5 (26.32%) Juniper
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) Intel
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) Sourcefire
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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