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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 146 153 160
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 20 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.56% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 2.11% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £39,000 £77,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.67% +72.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £77,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £77,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
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
470 332 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.11% 10.75% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 295 222 278
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram 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 17 September 2014. 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 +1 13 £34,500 -55.48% 1
Glasgow - 7 £39,500 -
Intrusion Detection
UK

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) Firewall
2 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) UNIX
3 10 (43.48%) Network Security
3 10 (43.48%) SIEM
4 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) CISSP
5 8 (34.78%) Information Security
5 8 (34.78%) GCIA
5 8 (34.78%) CEH
5 8 (34.78%) tcpdump
5 8 (34.78%) Regular Expression
6 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
6 7 (30.43%) GIAC
7 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
9 4 (17.39%) XML
9 4 (17.39%) LDAP
9 4 (17.39%) FTP
9 4 (17.39%) HTTP
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 4 (17.39%) SSCP
9 4 (17.39%) CISA
9 4 (17.39%) Data Security
9 4 (17.39%) GSEC
9 4 (17.39%) GCIH

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
1 3 (13.04%) IIS
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.04%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) Network Security
3 8 (34.78%) tcpdump
4 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
5 4 (17.39%) LDAP
5 4 (17.39%) FTP
5 4 (17.39%) HTTP
5 4 (17.39%) SSH
5 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
6 3 (13.04%) Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) DNS
6 3 (13.04%) DMZ
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Analyst
2 18 (78.26%) Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Network Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Web Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Middleware Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Regular Expression
2 4 (17.39%) XML
3 3 (13.04%) JSP
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (8.70%) COM
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
2 4 (17.39%) Open Source
3 3 (13.04%) DataPower
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) UNIX
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) SIEM
2 8 (34.78%) Information Security
3 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Data Security
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security
7 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security Management
7 1 (4.35%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CISSP
1 8 (34.78%) GCIA
1 8 (34.78%) CEH
2 7 (30.43%) GIAC
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) GWAPT
4 4 (17.39%) GPEN
4 4 (17.39%) OSCP
4 4 (17.39%) OSCE
4 4 (17.39%) GSEC
4 4 (17.39%) GCIH
4 4 (17.39%) SSCP
4 4 (17.39%) CISA
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) PCI QSA
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
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