The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 160 151 153
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 13 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.030% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.02% 0.28% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £38,500 £77,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.32% +113.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £77,500 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £77,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
430 351 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.51% 10.67% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 287 229 270
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Intrusion Detection
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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 24 July 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 -3 7 £33,500 -56.77% 1
Glasgow - 5 £38,750 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) Network Security
3 9 (52.94%) SIEM
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) CISSP
5 7 (41.18%) CEH
5 7 (41.18%) GIAC
5 7 (41.18%) GCIA
5 7 (41.18%) tcpdump
5 7 (41.18%) Security Testing
6 6 (35.29%) CISA
7 5 (29.41%) UNIX
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) Information Security
8 4 (23.53%) Regular Expression
9 3 (17.65%) Analytics
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
9 3 (17.65%) Open Source
9 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
9 3 (17.65%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) VPN
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) IBM
9 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
9 3 (17.65%) Wireless
10 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
10 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
10 2 (11.76%) Juniper

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) Network Security
3 7 (41.18%) tcpdump
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) SSH
6 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.88%) DNS
6 1 (5.88%) LDAP
6 1 (5.88%) FTP
6 1 (5.88%) HTTP
6 1 (5.88%) DMZ
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Analyst
2 13 (76.47%) Security Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Network Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Regular Expression
2 3 (17.65%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (5.88%) COM
3 1 (5.88%) JSP
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) CESG
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) SIEM
2 7 (41.18%) Security Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Security
6 1 (5.88%) Security Management
6 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CISSP
1 7 (41.18%) CEH
1 7 (41.18%) GIAC
1 7 (41.18%) GCIA
2 6 (35.29%) CISA
3 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) GSEC
4 1 (5.88%) GCIH
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) PCI QSA
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) SSCP
4 1 (5.88%) GWAPT
4 1 (5.88%) GPEN
4 1 (5.88%) OSCP
4 1 (5.88%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Juniper
2 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
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