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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 62 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.10% 0.40% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.02% 1.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £58,000 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
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
174 133 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.36% 26.55% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 137 119 107
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) PCI DSS
3 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
4 10 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (71.43%) Ruby
4 10 (71.43%) Python
4 10 (71.43%) Perl
4 10 (71.43%) PHP
5 8 (57.14%) UNIX
5 8 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (57.14%) SIEM
6 7 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (50.00%) CISSP
6 7 (50.00%) Information Security
7 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
7 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 6 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (35.71%) DDoS Mitigation
8 5 (35.71%) Cyber Security
8 5 (35.71%) HIPAA
8 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
8 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
8 5 (35.71%) LogLogic
8 5 (35.71%) Finance
8 5 (35.71%) Data Security
8 5 (35.71%) McAfee

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) LDAP
5 1 (7.14%) WPA2
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) WPA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Military
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Security Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Security Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (57.14%) SIEM
3 7 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (50.00%) Information Security
4 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
5 5 (35.71%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) Project Management
5 5 (35.71%) Data Security
5 5 (35.71%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (35.71%) Cyber Security
5 5 (35.71%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) Coaching
8 1 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Perl
1 10 (71.43%) PHP
1 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CISM
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) GIAC
3 1 (7.14%) GCIA
3 1 (7.14%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 8 (57.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (35.71%) HIPAA
5 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) LogLogic
2 5 (35.71%) McAfee
3 2 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Tripwire
4 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Qualys
4 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec