The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 54 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.12% 0.59% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 1.91% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.57%
Intrusion Detection
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 157 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.48% 30.97% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 78 132 121
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Slough region.

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in Slough

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) HIPAA
2 5 (83.33%) Cyber Security
2 5 (83.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (83.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) Military
4 2 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SLA

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Cyber Security
2 5 (83.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (16.67%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) SIEM
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) HIPAA
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee
1 1 (16.67%) LogLogic