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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 143 163 176
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 17 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.57% 1.24% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 3
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +48.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £43,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £56,000 £37,700
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
305 404 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.69% 12.84% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 178 267 296
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Glasgow - 11 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +6 4 £20,000 -60.97%
Lanarkshire - 1 £46,000 -
Intrusion Detection
UK

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 24 (68.57%) Data Centre
3 18 (51.43%) CISSP
4 16 (45.71%) Network Security
5 15 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (40.00%) SIEM
6 14 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (34.29%) Juniper
7 12 (34.29%) Cisco
8 11 (31.43%) Finance
8 11 (31.43%) Security Operations
8 11 (31.43%) F5
9 10 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
10 9 (25.71%) CEH
11 8 (22.86%) GCIA
11 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (20.00%) CCNP
12 7 (20.00%) Perl
12 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
12 7 (20.00%) Information Security
12 7 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
12 7 (20.00%) Degree
13 6 (17.14%) Sourcefire
13 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
13 6 (17.14%) tcpdump
13 6 (17.14%) Law
13 6 (17.14%) GIAC
13 6 (17.14%) Retail
14 5 (14.29%) CISA
14 5 (14.29%) SOAP

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 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 16 (45.71%) Network Security
3 6 (17.14%) tcpdump
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Law
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Security Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Network Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Network Intrusion Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) CIO
6 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Security Officer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) JSON
1 5 (14.29%) REST
1 5 (14.29%) SOAP
1 5 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (68.57%) Data Centre
2 14 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (5.71%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (5.71%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.86%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.86%) DataPower
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (40.00%) SIEM
3 11 (31.43%) Security Operations
4 7 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (20.00%) Information Security
5 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
6 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.57%) Attack Monitoring
7 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.71%) Conflict Management
8 2 (5.71%) Network Design
8 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Perl
2 5 (14.29%) Python
2 5 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) CISSP
2 9 (25.71%) CEH
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (22.86%) GCIA
4 7 (20.00%) CCNP
4 7 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (17.14%) GIAC
6 5 (14.29%) CISA
7 4 (11.43%) CCIE
7 4 (11.43%) CCNA
7 4 (11.43%) JNCIE
8 3 (8.57%) CISM
8 3 (8.57%) GCIH
8 3 (8.57%) SANS
9 2 (5.71%) CRISC
10 1 (2.86%) CCIP
10 1 (2.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) COBIT
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Nessus
1 1 (2.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco
1 12 (34.29%) Juniper
2 11 (31.43%) F5
3 6 (17.14%) Sourcefire
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Sun