The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 215 195 207
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 26 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.42% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 2.73% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 2
Average salary £47,500 £26,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.69% -37.34%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1018 805 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.09% 15.31% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 860 629 954
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in the South West

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram in the South West

Intrusion Detection
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Gloucestershire +17 24 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Bristol -7 2 - -
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England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (67.65%) Linux
4 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
5 17 (50.00%) Python
5 17 (50.00%) PHP
6 16 (47.06%) DNS
7 14 (41.18%) UNIX
8 13 (38.24%) SMTP
8 13 (38.24%) Solaris
8 13 (38.24%) HTTP
8 13 (38.24%) Information Security
9 12 (35.29%) Snort
9 12 (35.29%) Internet
10 10 (29.41%) Firewall
10 10 (29.41%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (23.53%) Network Security
11 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
11 8 (23.53%) Splunk
11 8 (23.53%) LogLogic
11 8 (23.53%) Cyber Security
11 8 (23.53%) Cisco
12 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
12 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
12 7 (20.59%) Aerospace
13 4 (11.76%) GCIA
13 4 (11.76%) GCIH
13 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
13 4 (11.76%) tcpdump
13 4 (11.76%) SIEM

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 16 (47.06%) DNS
3 13 (38.24%) SMTP
3 13 (38.24%) HTTP
4 12 (35.29%) Internet
5 10 (29.41%) Firewall
6 8 (23.53%) Network Security
7 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
7 4 (11.76%) tcpdump
7 4 (11.76%) Telnet
7 4 (11.76%) SSL
7 4 (11.76%) DHCP
7 4 (11.76%) FTP
7 4 (11.76%) LDAP
General
1 7 (20.59%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (41.18%) Security Analyst
4 13 (38.24%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Information Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Graduate
7 1 (2.94%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Incident Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 14 (41.18%) UNIX
4 13 (38.24%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (38.24%) Information Security
3 10 (29.41%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (23.53%) Cyber Security
5 4 (11.76%) SIEM
5 4 (11.76%) Analytics
6 1 (2.94%) People Management
6 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.94%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Python
1 17 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
1 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) GCIA
2 4 (11.76%) GCIH
3 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Splunk
1 8 (23.53%) LogLogic
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (11.76%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.94%) NetIQ
3 1 (2.94%) Tripwire
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