The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 72 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 15 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.76% 0.37% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.77% 1.41% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 7
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -54.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
Intrusion Detection
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 213 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.71% 25.94% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 168 211 171
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in Southampton

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 36 (97.30%) SIEM
2 34 (91.89%) Sourcefire
3 30 (81.08%) Security Cleared
4 27 (72.97%) SC Cleared
4 27 (72.97%) DV Cleared
5 23 (62.16%) GCIA
6 21 (56.76%) Information Security
7 20 (54.05%) Snort
8 19 (51.35%) Wireshark
8 19 (51.35%) tcpdump
9 16 (43.24%) Internet
9 16 (43.24%) Incident Management
9 16 (43.24%) GIAC
10 15 (40.54%) Change Control
11 14 (37.84%) Cyber Security
12 13 (35.14%) LogRhythm
12 13 (35.14%) Analytics
13 12 (32.43%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (29.73%) Computer Forensics
15 10 (27.03%) GCIH
15 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
16 9 (24.32%) DNS
16 9 (24.32%) Windows
16 9 (24.32%) Solaris
16 9 (24.32%) Linux
16 9 (24.32%) Ethical Hacking
16 9 (24.32%) Security Testing
16 9 (24.32%) Information Assurance
16 9 (24.32%) Kalman Filter
17 7 (18.92%) LDAP

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 19 (51.35%) Wireshark
1 19 (51.35%) tcpdump
2 16 (43.24%) Internet
3 9 (24.32%) DNS
4 7 (18.92%) LDAP
4 7 (18.92%) LAN
4 7 (18.92%) WAN
4 7 (18.92%) SMTP
4 7 (18.92%) FTP
4 7 (18.92%) HTTP
4 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.41%) Network Security
6 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
General
1 5 (13.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Analyst
2 30 (81.08%) Security Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Security Operations Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Forensic Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
1 9 (24.32%) Solaris
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) SIEM
2 21 (56.76%) Information Security
3 16 (43.24%) Incident Management
4 15 (40.54%) Change Control
5 14 (37.84%) Cyber Security
6 13 (35.14%) Analytics
7 12 (32.43%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (29.73%) Computer Forensics
9 9 (24.32%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (24.32%) Security Testing
9 9 (24.32%) Information Assurance
9 9 (24.32%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (2.70%) Information Security Management
10 1 (2.70%) Data Security
10 1 (2.70%) Security Management
10 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) Security Cleared
2 27 (72.97%) SC Cleared
2 27 (72.97%) DV Cleared
3 23 (62.16%) GCIA
4 16 (43.24%) GIAC
5 10 (27.03%) GCIH
6 6 (16.22%) CEH
7 1 (2.70%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Snort
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) Sourcefire
2 13 (35.14%) LogRhythm