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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 153 149 156
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 12 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.49% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.25% 3.77% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £60,000 £38,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.84% -50.32%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
Intrusion Detection
UK

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
369 478 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.16% 12.99% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 242 300 218
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Edinburgh -7 9 £60,000 +79.10% 2
Glasgow +3 3 - - 1
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UK

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (58.82%) SIEM
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security
3 8 (47.06%) Banking
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) Cyber Security
4 7 (41.18%) Security Patching
5 6 (35.29%) Computer Security
5 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
5 6 (35.29%) CISSP
6 4 (23.53%) CEH
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Open Source
7 3 (17.65%) GIAC
7 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (17.65%) CISA
7 3 (17.65%) CISM
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) XML
8 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (11.76%) SSCP
8 2 (11.76%) Network Design
8 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
8 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
8 2 (11.76%) Regular Expression
8 2 (11.76%) Analytics

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Security Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Operations Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Security Operations Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) IT Operations Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Security Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Security Specialist
4 4 (23.53%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Information Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Security Monitoring Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) SIEM
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security
3 7 (41.18%) Cyber Security
3 7 (41.18%) Security Patching
4 6 (35.29%) Computer Security
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.76%) Network Design
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) CEH
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) CISA
3 3 (17.65%) CISM
3 3 (17.65%) GIAC
4 2 (11.76%) SSCP
5 1 (5.88%) GCIA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
2 2 (11.76%) LogRhythm
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
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