The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 591 638 736
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +98
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 337 343 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% 1.90% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 286 282 218
Median salary £53,750 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.36% +9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,444 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16160 18089 20947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.58% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13230 15033 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Intrusion Detection
Salary Trend

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

Intrusion Detection Salary Trend in the UK

Intrusion Detection
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Intrusion Detection Salary Histogram in the UK

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 322 £55,000 +4.76% 20
London +69 153 £65,000 +13.04% 6
South East +19 67 £55,000 +10.00% 7
North West +41 50 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Berkshire +33 41 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Manchester +29 38 £44,000 +17.33% 1
City of London +57 21 £72,500 +38.09% 2
South West -6 21 £51,500 +11.35% 1
Reading +30 19 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Aldershot +10 13 - -
Hampshire +4 13 - - 1
East of England +31 12 £40,500 -16.06%
Bristol +10 12 £51,660 +3.32%
Liverpool - 12 £51,250 -
Merseyside - 12 £51,250 -
West Midlands -12 11 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Gloucestershire -19 7 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Staffordshire - 6 £45,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 6 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire +21 5 £35,000 -22.22%
East Midlands +9 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Watford +6 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Maidenhead +3 5 £55,000 -12.00%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £52,750 -
Surrey +22 3 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Edinburgh +7 3 £61,500 +2.50%
Nottingham +7 3 £29,750 -62.22%
Scotland +5 3 £61,500 +11.81%

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 481 (74.00%) Firewall
2 275 (42.31%) Network Security
3 229 (35.23%) Information Security
3 229 (35.23%) Windows
4 206 (31.69%) Linux
5 194 (29.85%) CISSP
6 184 (28.31%) Cisco
7 175 (26.92%) SIEM
8 168 (25.85%) VPN
9 145 (22.31%) Finance
10 144 (22.15%) DNS
11 143 (22.00%) Cybersecurity
12 135 (20.77%) TCP/IP
13 134 (20.62%) Cisco Certification
14 124 (19.08%) Internet
15 123 (18.92%) Security Operations
16 120 (18.46%) LAN
17 116 (17.85%) Management Information System
18 114 (17.54%) Penetration Testing
19 111 (17.08%) WAN
20 106 (16.31%) CISM
21 101 (15.54%) Degree
22 100 (15.38%) Active Directory
23 97 (14.92%) ITIL
24 95 (14.62%) Unix
25 92 (14.15%) Microsoft
25 92 (14.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 86 (13.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
26 86 (13.23%) Vulnerability Management
27 84 (12.92%) CCNP

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (4.62%) IIS
2 23 (3.54%) MS Exchange
3 21 (3.23%) Apache
4 11 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.54%) OpenStack
6 8 (1.23%) IBM Notes
6 8 (1.23%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.62%) SAS
9 3 (0.46%) JBoss
10 2 (0.31%) Confluence
10 2 (0.31%) Eucalyptus
10 2 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.23%) MS Office
4 4 (0.62%) MS Project
5 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.62%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.38%) SaaS
4 14 (2.15%) IaaS
4 14 (2.15%) PaaS
5 7 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.92%) Office 365
7 5 (0.77%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.31%) Nimbula
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 481 (74.00%) Firewall
2 275 (42.31%) Network Security
3 168 (25.85%) VPN
4 144 (22.15%) DNS
5 135 (20.77%) TCP/IP
6 124 (19.08%) Internet
7 120 (18.46%) LAN
8 111 (17.08%) WAN
9 77 (11.85%) Cisco ASA
9 77 (11.85%) SSL
10 71 (10.92%) IPsec
10 71 (10.92%) Wireless
11 67 (10.31%) VLAN
12 63 (9.69%) DHCP
13 50 (7.69%) BGP
14 49 (7.54%) WLAN
15 45 (6.92%) OSPF
16 38 (5.85%) Cisco Nexus
17 36 (5.54%) Wi-Fi
18 35 (5.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.23%) Big Data
2 8 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.08%) MySQL
4 6 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.62%) Data Mining
5 4 (0.62%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.46%) Infinispan
6 3 (0.46%) Redis
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.15%) GIS
8 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.62%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.46%) JIRA
4 2 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.15%) Subversion
5 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 145 (22.31%) Finance
2 76 (11.69%) Telecoms
3 27 (4.15%) Legal
4 26 (4.00%) Banking
5 19 (2.92%) Games
6 11 (1.69%) French Language
6 11 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.54%) Marketing
8 9 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.38%) Spanish Language
9 8 (1.23%) Law
9 8 (1.23%) Online Betting
10 7 (1.08%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.46%) Electronics
12 3 (0.46%) Military
13 2 (0.31%) Billing
13 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 161 (24.77%) Security Engineer
2 154 (23.69%) Analyst
3 125 (19.23%) Security Analyst
4 108 (16.62%) Network Engineer
5 71 (10.92%) Security Manager
6 66 (10.15%) Network Security Engineer
7 47 (7.23%) Security Specialist
8 34 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 32 (4.92%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 31 (4.77%) Network Security Manager
11 30 (4.62%) Senior Network Engineer
12 29 (4.46%) Support Engineer
13 28 (4.31%) Consultant
13 28 (4.31%) Information Analyst
13 28 (4.31%) Information Security Analyst
14 27 (4.15%) Network Manager
15 26 (4.00%) Architect
15 26 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
15 26 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 26 (4.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.54%) Web Services
2 25 (3.85%) 802.1X
3 11 (1.69%) Regular Expression
4 10 (1.54%) HTML
4 10 (1.54%) XML
5 6 (0.92%) REST
6 5 (0.77%) LAMP
7 4 (0.62%) .NET
7 4 (0.62%) ELK Stack
7 4 (0.62%) JSON
7 4 (0.62%) Node.js
8 3 (0.46%) Django
8 3 (0.46%) HornetQ
8 3 (0.46%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (0.46%) Sensu
8 3 (0.46%) SOAP
8 3 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.31%) CSS
9 2 (0.31%) jQuery
9 2 (0.31%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 116 (17.85%) Management Information System
2 77 (11.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 67 (10.31%) PKI
3 67 (10.31%) Security Operations Centre
4 55 (8.46%) Data Centre
5 52 (8.00%) Computer Science
6 45 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (6.92%) Cryptography
7 36 (5.54%) NHS
8 22 (3.38%) Cyberthreat
9 17 (2.62%) Public Cloud
9 17 (2.62%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (2.31%) Cyber Attack
11 13 (2.00%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.69%) Internet of Things
13 9 (1.38%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.38%) Cybercrime
14 8 (1.23%) Online Games
14 8 (1.23%) RSA SecurID
15 7 (1.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 229 (35.23%) Windows
2 206 (31.69%) Linux
3 95 (14.62%) Unix
4 43 (6.62%) Solaris
5 33 (5.08%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.69%) Windows NT
7 11 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.23%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.77%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.31%) OpenWrt
12 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (35.23%) Information Security
2 175 (26.92%) SIEM
3 143 (22.00%) Cybersecurity
4 123 (18.92%) Security Operations
5 114 (17.54%) Penetration Testing
6 97 (14.92%) ITIL
7 86 (13.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 86 (13.23%) Vulnerability Management
8 71 (10.92%) Security Architecture
9 63 (9.69%) Incident Management
10 61 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
11 58 (8.92%) Analytics
12 56 (8.62%) Service Management
13 55 (8.46%) Risk Management
13 55 (8.46%) Security Management
14 44 (6.77%) Network Management
15 43 (6.62%) Network Design
16 42 (6.46%) Asset Management
16 42 (6.46%) Threat Detection
17 41 (6.31%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (10.31%) SQL
2 58 (8.92%) Python
3 47 (7.23%) Perl
4 25 (3.85%) Ruby
5 21 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 18 (2.77%) Bash Shell
7 14 (2.15%) PHP
8 13 (2.00%) C++
8 13 (2.00%) Java
9 9 (1.38%) C
9 9 (1.38%) C#
10 4 (0.62%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.46%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.31%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.31%) Tcl
13 1 (0.15%) Go
13 1 (0.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 194 (29.85%) CISSP
2 134 (20.62%) Cisco Certification
3 106 (16.31%) CISM
4 101 (15.54%) Degree
5 84 (12.92%) CCNP
6 78 (12.00%) Security Cleared
7 75 (11.54%) CCNA
8 66 (10.15%) GIAC
9 64 (9.85%) SANS
10 62 (9.54%) CEH
11 47 (7.23%) SC Cleared
12 42 (6.46%) GCIH
13 41 (6.31%) GCIA
14 36 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
15 30 (4.62%) CISA
16 28 (4.31%) MCSE
17 22 (3.38%) SSCP
18 21 (3.23%) CCIE
19 13 (2.00%) CCIP
19 13 (2.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (14.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 82 (12.62%) PCI DSS
3 23 (3.54%) SLA
4 20 (3.08%) FISMA
5 17 (2.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (1.85%) COBIT
7 8 (1.23%) QA
8 4 (0.62%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.46%) HIPAA
System Software
1 100 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 45 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.62%) Hyper-V
3 17 (2.62%) Snort
4 14 (2.15%) Firmware
5 12 (1.85%) vSphere
6 10 (1.54%) Docker
6 10 (1.54%) iptables
7 8 (1.23%) Samba
8 6 (0.92%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.77%) NFS
10 4 (0.62%) Xen
11 3 (0.46%) Gluster
11 3 (0.46%) KVM
11 3 (0.46%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.31%) Squid
12 2 (0.31%) vCloud
12 2 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.15%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 56 (8.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 41 (6.31%) Nessus
3 30 (4.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 12 (1.85%) Cacti
4 12 (1.85%) Nagios
4 12 (1.85%) Puppet
5 11 (1.69%) Nmap
6 10 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
7 8 (1.23%) FortiGate
7 8 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (1.08%) Kibana
8 7 (1.08%) logstash
8 7 (1.08%) RSA Security Analytics
9 6 (0.92%) Ansible
10 4 (0.62%) RSA Archer
10 4 (0.62%) RSA enVision
10 4 (0.62%) Salt
10 4 (0.62%) SCCM
10 4 (0.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 184 (28.31%) Cisco
2 92 (14.15%) Microsoft
3 60 (9.23%) CheckPoint
4 59 (9.08%) Juniper
5 57 (8.77%) VMware
6 53 (8.15%) F5
7 48 (7.38%) Splunk
8 37 (5.69%) Palo Alto
9 34 (5.23%) ArcSight
10 28 (4.31%) Qualys
11 22 (3.38%) Sourcefire
12 18 (2.77%) Intel Security
13 16 (2.46%) SolarWinds
13 16 (2.46%) Symantec
14 15 (2.31%) Citrix
14 15 (2.31%) HP
15 14 (2.15%) Oracle
15 14 (2.15%) Sun
16 13 (2.00%) Forcepoint
17 12 (1.85%) Blue Coat
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London and Farnborough
Acumin Consulting
Salary: Up to £40k DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £40 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Warner Bros.
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Superb base with commission and bene
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago