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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 142 152 163
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 2 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.079% 0.49% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 4.05% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Median salary £61,500 £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
341 395 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.47% 12.04% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 223 245 292
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 2 £61,500 +2.50%
Intrusion Detection
UK

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) CISSP
2 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 9 (47.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco
4 7 (36.84%) F5
4 7 (36.84%) Network Security
5 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) DDoS Mitigation
5 6 (31.58%) Juniper
5 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
6 5 (26.32%) Information Security
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) SIEM
7 4 (21.05%) CEH
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Perl
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) SOAP
8 3 (15.79%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Python
8 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 3 (15.79%) CCNP
8 3 (15.79%) CCNA
8 3 (15.79%) Sourcefire
8 3 (15.79%) Asset Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) BGP
4 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.26%) OSPF
4 1 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (5.26%) TACACS
4 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Security Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Chief Information Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Chief Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) CIO
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
1 3 (15.79%) REST
1 3 (15.79%) SOAP
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
1 9 (47.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
3 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (10.53%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (5.26%) DataPower
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (31.58%) DDoS Mitigation
2 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
3 5 (26.32%) SIEM
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.79%) Attack Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Security Operations
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CISSP
2 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) CEH
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) CISM
4 3 (15.79%) SANS
5 2 (10.53%) CRISC
5 2 (10.53%) GCIA
5 2 (10.53%) GCIH
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE
6 1 (5.26%) CCMSE
6 1 (5.26%) CCSE
6 1 (5.26%) CCSM
6 1 (5.26%) GIAC
6 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
6 1 (5.26%) LPIC
6 1 (5.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) COBIT
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
1 7 (36.84%) F5
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Sun