The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intrusion Detection
UK / Scotland
Rank 118 138 144
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 12 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.65% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.32% 5.54% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 7
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
361 343 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.02% 11.71% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 243 221 216
Median salary £39,057 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in Scotland

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 12 £35,000 - 1
Intrusion Detection
UK

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (53.33%) Splunk
3 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (53.33%) Security Operations
3 8 (53.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (40.00%) SIEM
5 5 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Law
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.67%) Unix
8 1 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco
8 1 (6.67%) CCNA
8 1 (6.67%) CISSP
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (6.67%) OSPF
8 1 (6.67%) BGP
8 1 (6.67%) TACACS
8 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 1 (6.67%) CCSE
8 1 (6.67%) CEH
8 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Network Security
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (6.67%) TACACS
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Network Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Network Intrusion Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (53.33%) Security Operations
2 6 (40.00%) SIEM
3 5 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
3 5 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Attack Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCMSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CCSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCSM
2 1 (6.67%) CEH
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) LPIC
2 1 (6.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) F5