The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 357 380 393
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +13
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 87 93 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.01% 1.96% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 50 85 71
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.50% +17.64%
Intrusion Detection
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4334 4739 4893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.37% 22.09% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3622 3567 3798
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
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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
Berkshire -2 22 £45,000 -21.73% 2
East Sussex - 21 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +17 19 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Surrey -13 12 £52,500 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire +18 8 £45,750 -20.43%
West Sussex -14 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Thames Valley - 1 £60,000 -
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 112 (69.14%) Firewall
2 71 (43.83%) Windows
3 68 (41.98%) Network Security
4 59 (36.42%) Information Security
5 58 (35.80%) Linux
6 57 (35.19%) Cisco
7 56 (34.57%) VPN
7 56 (34.57%) DNS
8 53 (32.72%) TCP/IP
9 49 (30.25%) CISSP
10 48 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
11 47 (29.01%) Internet
12 44 (27.16%) SIEM
13 37 (22.84%) Cisco Certification
14 35 (21.60%) Security Cleared
15 34 (20.99%) LAN
15 34 (20.99%) Management Information System
16 33 (20.37%) WAN
17 32 (19.75%) Microsoft
17 32 (19.75%) Security Operations
18 30 (18.52%) VMware
19 29 (17.90%) CCNA
19 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
20 28 (17.28%) SC Cleared
21 26 (16.05%) PKI
21 26 (16.05%) SAN
21 26 (16.05%) Cybersecurity
22 25 (15.43%) IPsec
22 25 (15.43%) IIS
23 24 (14.81%) DHCP

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 25 (15.43%) IIS
2 21 (12.96%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.94%) Apache
4 6 (3.70%) CMS
5 5 (3.09%) IBM Notes
5 5 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.09%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.62%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (12.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.73%) Office 365
2 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (69.14%) Firewall
2 68 (41.98%) Network Security
3 56 (34.57%) DNS
3 56 (34.57%) VPN
4 53 (32.72%) TCP/IP
5 47 (29.01%) Internet
6 34 (20.99%) LAN
7 33 (20.37%) WAN
8 26 (16.05%) SAN
9 25 (15.43%) IPsec
10 24 (14.81%) DHCP
11 22 (13.58%) Wireless
12 19 (11.73%) SSL
13 18 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (11.11%) HTTP
14 16 (9.88%) FTP
15 14 (8.64%) SMTP
16 12 (7.41%) LDAP
17 11 (6.79%) tcpdump
17 11 (6.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (3.70%) MySQL
3 5 (3.09%) Big Data
4 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.85%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (8.64%) Finance
1 14 (8.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.09%) Banking
2 5 (3.09%) Retail
3 4 (2.47%) Local Government
3 4 (2.47%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.62%) Billing
4 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.62%) Law
4 1 (0.62%) Legal
4 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (30.25%) Analyst
1 49 (30.25%) Security Engineer
2 32 (19.75%) Security Analyst
3 31 (19.14%) Network Engineer
4 18 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 18 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
5 15 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (8.02%) Operations Engineer
6 13 (8.02%) Senior Security Analyst
6 13 (8.02%) Support Engineer
6 13 (8.02%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
8 8 (4.94%) Consultant
8 8 (4.94%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 8 (4.94%) Information Analyst
8 8 (4.94%) Information Security Analyst
8 8 (4.94%) Security Support Engineer
9 7 (4.32%) Lead Network Engineer
9 7 (4.32%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.32%) CSS
2 5 (3.09%) Regular Expression
2 5 (3.09%) Web Services
3 3 (1.85%) POSIX
4 2 (1.23%) SAML
4 2 (1.23%) SOAP
5 1 (0.62%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.62%) HTML
5 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (20.99%) Management Information System
3 26 (16.05%) PKI
4 22 (13.58%) Security Operations Centre
5 18 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 10 (6.17%) Statistics
7 9 (5.56%) Computer Science
8 8 (4.94%) Private Cloud
9 7 (4.32%) AS400
9 7 (4.32%) Cybercrime
9 7 (4.32%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (4.32%) Mainframe
10 6 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (2.47%) NHS
12 3 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (1.23%) Cyber Attack
13 2 (1.23%) DataPower
14 1 (0.62%) Clustering
14 1 (0.62%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 71 (43.83%) Windows
2 58 (35.80%) Linux
3 22 (13.58%) Unix
4 17 (10.49%) Solaris
5 16 (9.88%) Windows NT
6 10 (6.17%) Windows Server
6 10 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.09%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.47%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.23%) AIX
10 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.62%) Android
11 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.42%) Information Security
2 44 (27.16%) SIEM
3 32 (19.75%) Security Operations
4 26 (16.05%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (12.96%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (11.73%) Incident Management
7 18 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (9.88%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (9.88%) Security Architecture
9 15 (9.26%) Computer Security
9 15 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (9.26%) Security Management
10 13 (8.02%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (8.02%) Software Deployment
10 13 (8.02%) Threat Management
11 12 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
12 11 (6.79%) Change Management
12 11 (6.79%) Load Balancing
13 9 (5.56%) Analytics
13 9 (5.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.73%) SQL
2 14 (8.64%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.32%) Python
4 4 (2.47%) C#
4 4 (2.47%) C++
4 4 (2.47%) Perl
5 3 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.62%) C
7 1 (0.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 49 (30.25%) CISSP
2 37 (22.84%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (21.60%) Security Cleared
4 29 (17.90%) CCNA
5 28 (17.28%) SC Cleared
6 24 (14.81%) CEH
7 22 (13.58%) Degree
7 22 (13.58%) SANS
8 17 (10.49%) CCNP
9 14 (8.64%) MCSE
9 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (6.79%) GCIH
11 9 (5.56%) GIAC
12 7 (4.32%) GCIA
13 6 (3.70%) CCIP
14 5 (3.09%) CompTIA Security+
14 5 (3.09%) Network+ Certification
14 5 (3.09%) Security+ Certification
15 4 (2.47%) HP AIS
15 4 (2.47%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.64%) PCI DSS
2 13 (8.02%) FISMA
3 10 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.09%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.23%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.23%) SAS 70
System Software
1 22 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.49%) Docker
3 14 (8.64%) Snort
3 14 (8.64%) vSphere
4 10 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.32%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.70%) ISA Server
6 6 (3.70%) vCloud
7 5 (3.09%) Samba
7 5 (3.09%) Squid
8 4 (2.47%) NDS
8 4 (2.47%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 3 (1.85%) NFS
10 1 (0.62%) Firmware
10 1 (0.62%) iptables
10 1 (0.62%) KVM
10 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.62%) UAG
10 1 (0.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (4.32%) Nessus
1 7 (4.32%) Nmap
2 6 (3.70%) Endace
2 6 (3.70%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.47%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.47%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.47%) Puppet
3 4 (2.47%) RSA Archer
3 4 (2.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (1.85%) Simpana
5 2 (1.23%) EnCase
5 2 (1.23%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.62%) QRadar
6 1 (0.62%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (35.19%) Cisco
2 32 (19.75%) Microsoft
3 30 (18.52%) VMware
4 16 (9.88%) Sourcefire
5 14 (8.64%) CheckPoint
5 14 (8.64%) IBM
6 13 (8.02%) F5
7 11 (6.79%) HP
7 11 (6.79%) Intel Security
8 9 (5.56%) Novell
8 9 (5.56%) Qualys
8 9 (5.56%) Splunk
9 8 (4.94%) ArcSight
9 8 (4.94%) Juniper
10 7 (4.32%) Forcepoint
10 7 (4.32%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.70%) 3PAR
11 6 (3.70%) LogRhythm
11 6 (3.70%) NetApp
12 5 (3.09%) Trend Micro
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