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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 147 148 155
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 15 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.55% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.89% 4.92% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £30,000 £46,050
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+24.22% -15.26%
Intrusion Detection
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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
386 366 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.41% 11.24% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 254 242 330
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Glasgow +4 2 £38,750 -
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (97.14%) Firewall
2 26 (74.29%) Windows
3 19 (54.29%) SIEM
4 18 (51.43%) Linux
5 16 (45.71%) Regular Expression
6 15 (42.86%) Finance
6 15 (42.86%) Cisco
6 15 (42.86%) CISSP
6 15 (42.86%) CEH
7 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 14 (40.00%) Information Security
7 14 (40.00%) SSCP
8 13 (37.14%) Degree
8 13 (37.14%) GIAC
9 12 (34.29%) Analytics
9 12 (34.29%) XML
9 12 (34.29%) Visualisation
9 12 (34.29%) Open Source
10 11 (31.43%) UNIX
10 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
11 8 (22.86%) Network Security
11 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
12 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
13 5 (14.29%) Law
13 5 (14.29%) DNS
13 5 (14.29%) tcpdump
13 5 (14.29%) GCIA
13 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
14 4 (11.43%) IBM

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
1 4 (11.43%) IIS
1 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
1 4 (11.43%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (97.14%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.86%) Network Security
3 5 (14.29%) tcpdump
3 5 (14.29%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) DMZ
4 4 (11.43%) LDAP
4 4 (11.43%) FTP
4 4 (11.43%) HTTP
4 4 (11.43%) SSH
4 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
5 3 (8.57%) VPN
5 3 (8.57%) Wireless
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.86%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) MPLS
7 1 (2.86%) BGP
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Analyst
2 22 (62.86%) Security Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Operations Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Security Specialist
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Security Specialist
6 5 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Information Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Web Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Operations Support Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) IT Security Specialist
8 3 (8.57%) Web Support Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) Network Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (2.86%) Penetration Tester
10 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Regular Expression
2 12 (34.29%) XML
3 4 (11.43%) JSP
3 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (8.57%) COM
4 3 (8.57%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Visualisation
1 12 (34.29%) Open Source
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.43%) DataPower
4 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 11 (31.43%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) SIEM
2 14 (40.00%) Information Security
3 12 (34.29%) Analytics
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.43%) Data Security
6 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (5.71%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Time Management
7 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL
8 1 (2.86%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.86%) Security Management
8 1 (2.86%) Service Management
8 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.86%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) CISSP
1 15 (42.86%) CEH
2 14 (40.00%) SSCP
3 13 (37.14%) Degree
3 13 (37.14%) GIAC
4 5 (14.29%) GCIA
5 4 (11.43%) GSEC
5 4 (11.43%) GCIH
5 4 (11.43%) GWAPT
5 4 (11.43%) GPEN
5 4 (11.43%) OSCP
5 4 (11.43%) OSCE
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.71%) MCSE
6 2 (5.71%) MCSA
7 1 (2.86%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.43%) IBM
4 2 (5.71%) LogRhythm
4 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.71%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.86%) F5
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