The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 219 198 204
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 12 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 1.53% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 14
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1033 847 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.85% 16.28% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 866 704 912
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Intrusion Detection
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
Wiltshire -7 7 £30,000 -23.07%
Gloucestershire - 5 £50,000 -
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Network Security
4 10 (62.50%) UNIX
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco
5 8 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (50.00%) Snort
5 8 (50.00%) Information Security
5 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 8 (50.00%) Splunk
5 8 (50.00%) LogLogic
6 7 (43.75%) Internet
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) Python
7 5 (31.25%) Firewall
8 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) SMTP
8 3 (18.75%) HTTP
8 3 (18.75%) Solaris
8 3 (18.75%) CISSP
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) CISM
9 1 (6.25%) Electronics
9 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
9 1 (6.25%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 11 (68.75%) Network Security
2 7 (43.75%) Internet
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) SMTP
4 3 (18.75%) HTTP
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) Security Analyst
3 10 (62.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (18.75%) Network Security Manager
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Network Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Graduate
7 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PHP
1 5 (31.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) CISM
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
1 8 (50.00%) Splunk
1 8 (50.00%) LogLogic