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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 150 150 162
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 6 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 2.80% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +55.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £54,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
370 357 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.30% 11.07% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 236 235 300
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 29 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 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 +9 4 £20,000 -66.66%
Glasgow +6 2 £50,000 -
Intrusion Detection
UK

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) CISSP
2 12 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 10 (45.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (40.91%) Finance
6 7 (31.82%) Juniper
6 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco
6 7 (31.82%) F5
6 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
7 6 (27.27%) Network Security
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) SIEM
7 6 (27.27%) Information Security
8 5 (22.73%) CEH
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (22.73%) CCNP
8 5 (22.73%) Perl
8 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (22.73%) DDoS Mitigation
9 4 (18.18%) SANS
9 4 (18.18%) Attack Monitoring
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
10 3 (13.64%) Sourcefire
10 3 (13.64%) Ruby

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 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) Network Security
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Law
2 2 (9.09%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Chief Information Officer
4 2 (9.09%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 2 (9.09%) Chief Security Officer
4 2 (9.09%) CIO
4 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Security Officer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) JSON
1 3 (13.64%) REST
1 3 (13.64%) SOAP
1 3 (13.64%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (45.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (4.55%) DataPower
6 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
3 6 (27.27%) Information Security
3 6 (27.27%) SIEM
4 5 (22.73%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (18.18%) Attack Monitoring
5 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
6 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
7 2 (9.09%) Conflict Management
7 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Perl
2 3 (13.64%) Python
2 3 (13.64%) Ruby
3 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CISSP
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 5 (22.73%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) CEH
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (18.18%) SANS
5 3 (13.64%) CISM
5 3 (13.64%) GCIA
5 3 (13.64%) GCIH
6 2 (9.09%) CCIE
6 2 (9.09%) CCNA
6 2 (9.09%) CRISC
6 2 (9.09%) JNCIE
7 1 (4.55%) GIAC
7 1 (4.55%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.09%) COBIT
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco
1 7 (31.82%) F5
1 7 (31.82%) Juniper
2 3 (13.64%) Sourcefire
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Sun