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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intrusion Detection
UK
Rank 544 611 672
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +61
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 319 336 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.35% 1.92% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 237 248 224
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £44,794 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.78% -10.41%

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
13570 17522 19474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.16% 17.14% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11104 14559 15746
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,450 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 23 February 2017 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +83 298 £60,000 +20.00% 40
London +108 140 £63,750 +15.90% 15
South East +33 73 £56,250 +18.42% 12
City of London +45 34 £72,500 +45.00% 3
Berkshire +33 32 £70,000 +33.33% 5
North West +9 27 £42,500 - 5
West Midlands +36 22 £45,000 -1.09%
South West +1 20 £40,000 -10.90% 2
Buckinghamshire +29 15 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Birmingham +23 15 £40,000 -
Bristol +9 15 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Manchester -12 15 £43,250 -45.93% 1
Milton Keynes - 15 £55,000 -
East of England +9 11 £42,500 -1.16% 5
Scotland +7 11 £35,000 -37.77%
Edinburgh +2 11 £35,000 +75.00%
Oxfordshire - 10 £77,500 - 2
Surrey +42 9 £55,000 +25.71% 1
Reading +36 8 £70,000 +24.44%
Bracknell +16 7 - - 3
Hampshire -8 7 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Cheshire +15 6 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Norfolk -13 5 £42,500 - 2
Worcestershire - 5 £80,000 -
Norwich - 5 £42,500 -
Malvern - 5 £80,000 -
Gloucestershire -11 4 - -
Lancashire - 4 £17,500 -
Blackburn - 4 £17,500 -
Essex - 4 - -

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 471 (72.35%) Firewall
2 267 (41.01%) Information Security
3 254 (39.02%) Network Security
4 227 (34.87%) SIEM
5 220 (33.79%) Windows
6 210 (32.26%) CISSP
7 208 (31.95%) Cybersecurity
8 181 (27.80%) Linux
9 160 (24.58%) Cisco
10 149 (22.89%) Security Operations
11 147 (22.58%) TCP/IP
12 146 (22.43%) DNS
13 140 (21.51%) CISM
14 139 (21.35%) WAN
15 134 (20.58%) Unix
15 134 (20.58%) Finance
16 125 (19.20%) VPN
16 125 (19.20%) Cisco Certification
17 120 (18.43%) Management Information System
18 117 (17.97%) LAN
18 117 (17.97%) Kalman Filter
19 111 (17.05%) ITIL
20 110 (16.90%) Degree
21 104 (15.98%) Active Directory
22 92 (14.13%) Internet
22 92 (14.13%) Security Operations Centre
23 91 (13.98%) Security Management
23 91 (13.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 90 (13.82%) CheckPoint
25 89 (13.67%) VLAN

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 31 (4.76%) IIS
2 25 (3.84%) Apache
3 22 (3.38%) MS Exchange
4 18 (2.76%) IBM Notes
4 18 (2.76%) Tomcat
5 14 (2.15%) Skype for Business
6 12 (1.84%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.84%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.92%) nginx
8 6 (0.92%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.46%) JBoss
9 3 (0.46%) Jetty
9 3 (0.46%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.31%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.15%) GlassFish
Applications
1 20 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.23%) MS Office
3 5 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.61%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.61%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
4 11 (1.69%) Amazon S3
4 11 (1.69%) Route 53
4 11 (1.69%) SaaS
5 6 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.77%) PaaS
7 3 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.46%) Datadog
7 3 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.46%) IaaS
8 2 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.31%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 471 (72.35%) Firewall
2 254 (39.02%) Network Security
3 147 (22.58%) TCP/IP
4 146 (22.43%) DNS
5 139 (21.35%) WAN
6 125 (19.20%) VPN
7 117 (17.97%) LAN
8 92 (14.13%) Internet
9 89 (13.67%) VLAN
10 80 (12.29%) Wireless
11 76 (11.67%) SSL
12 70 (10.75%) DHCP
13 65 (9.98%) WLAN
14 49 (7.53%) Cisco ASA
15 46 (7.07%) BGP
15 46 (7.07%) HTTP
16 42 (6.45%) IPsec
16 42 (6.45%) MPLS
17 35 (5.38%) OSPF
18 27 (4.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.46%) GIS
2 15 (2.30%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (0.92%) MySQL
5 5 (0.77%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.46%) Big Data
6 3 (0.46%) MariaDB
6 3 (0.46%) Redis
7 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.15%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.15%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (2.61%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.15%) Jenkins
2 14 (2.15%) Subversion
3 10 (1.54%) JIRA
3 10 (1.54%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.15%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.15%) Maven
4 1 (0.15%) MSBuild
General
1 134 (20.58%) Finance
2 54 (8.29%) Banking
3 47 (7.22%) Legal
4 42 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.07%) French Language
6 18 (2.76%) Law
6 18 (2.76%) Marketing
7 17 (2.61%) German Language
7 17 (2.61%) Spanish Language
8 13 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.69%) Italian Language
10 9 (1.38%) Portuguese Language
11 8 (1.23%) Dutch Language
11 8 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.61%) Electronics
12 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.46%) Advertising
13 3 (0.46%) Publishing
14 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 183 (28.11%) Analyst
2 115 (17.67%) Security Analyst
3 102 (15.67%) Security Engineer
4 63 (9.68%) Security Specialist
5 60 (9.22%) Network Engineer
6 53 (8.14%) Architect
7 50 (7.68%) Security Architect
8 43 (6.61%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 41 (6.30%) Security Manager
10 38 (5.84%) SOC Analyst
11 37 (5.68%) Consultant
12 30 (4.61%) Information Analyst
12 30 (4.61%) Information Security Analyst
13 28 (4.30%) Network Security Engineer
14 27 (4.15%) Network Security Manager
15 26 (3.99%) Network Manager
16 25 (3.84%) Cybersecurity Engineer
17 22 (3.38%) Information Security Engineer
17 22 (3.38%) SIEM Analyst
18 19 (2.92%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.22%) Web Services
2 19 (2.92%) Regular Expression
3 12 (1.84%) 802.1X
4 8 (1.23%) PCRE
5 7 (1.08%) REST
6 5 (0.77%) LAMP
6 5 (0.77%) SAML
7 4 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (0.61%) Serverless Framework
8 3 (0.46%) Kafka
8 3 (0.46%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (0.46%) Node.js
8 3 (0.46%) XML
9 2 (0.31%) HTML
9 2 (0.31%) SOAP
10 1 (0.15%) CGI
10 1 (0.15%) OAuth
10 1 (0.15%) OpenID
10 1 (0.15%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 120 (18.43%) Management Information System
2 92 (14.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 72 (11.06%) Computer Science
4 70 (10.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 65 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (9.83%) Data Centre
7 51 (7.83%) NHS
8 33 (5.07%) Cyber Attack
9 32 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
10 28 (4.30%) PKI
11 26 (3.99%) Cyberthreat
12 9 (1.38%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.23%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.23%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.08%) Cybercrime
14 7 (1.08%) Fat Client
14 7 (1.08%) Fintech
14 7 (1.08%) Thin Client
15 6 (0.92%) Cyber Defence
16 5 (0.77%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 220 (33.79%) Windows
2 181 (27.80%) Linux
3 134 (20.58%) Unix
4 20 (3.07%) Solaris
5 18 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (1.84%) Mac OS
6 12 (1.84%) Windows NT
6 12 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.69%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.92%) Debian
9 5 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.61%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.15%) CentOS
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (41.01%) Information Security
2 227 (34.87%) SIEM
3 208 (31.95%) Cybersecurity
4 149 (22.89%) Security Operations
5 117 (17.97%) Kalman Filter
6 111 (17.05%) ITIL
7 91 (13.98%) Security Management
8 85 (13.06%) Security Architecture
9 81 (12.44%) Vulnerability Management
10 74 (11.37%) Incident Management
10 74 (11.37%) Security Monitoring
11 73 (11.21%) Analytics
12 72 (11.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 63 (9.68%) Service Management
14 58 (8.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 51 (7.83%) Malware Detection/Protection
16 49 (7.53%) Computer Security
17 48 (7.37%) Data Protection
17 48 (7.37%) Penetration Testing
17 48 (7.37%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (12.44%) SQL
2 66 (10.14%) Python
3 53 (8.14%) Bash Shell
4 50 (7.68%) Perl
5 39 (5.99%) PowerShell
6 27 (4.15%) C
7 14 (2.15%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.23%) Java
8 8 (1.23%) PHP
9 5 (0.77%) Tcl
10 4 (0.61%) Ruby
10 4 (0.61%) VB
11 3 (0.46%) C++
11 3 (0.46%) Go
12 2 (0.31%) C#
12 2 (0.31%) VBA
13 1 (0.15%) AWK
Qualifications
1 210 (32.26%) CISSP
2 140 (21.51%) CISM
3 125 (19.20%) Cisco Certification
4 110 (16.90%) Degree
5 89 (13.67%) SANS
6 86 (13.21%) Security Cleared
7 73 (11.21%) CCNP
8 70 (10.75%) CEH
9 57 (8.76%) GCIH
10 56 (8.60%) GCIA
11 53 (8.14%) CCNA
12 51 (7.83%) GIAC
12 51 (7.83%) SC Cleared
13 38 (5.84%) DV Cleared
14 36 (5.53%) CISA
15 28 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
15 28 (4.30%) Network+ Certification
16 24 (3.69%) MCSE
17 22 (3.38%) CCIE
18 21 (3.23%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (13.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (6.76%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (1.84%) SLA
4 9 (1.38%) COBIT
5 8 (1.23%) FISMA
5 8 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.46%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.31%) QA
8 1 (0.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 104 (15.98%) Active Directory
2 70 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (4.45%) VMware ESX
4 19 (2.92%) Docker
5 18 (2.76%) Snort
6 16 (2.46%) Xen
7 13 (2.00%) QEMU
8 11 (1.69%) Samba
9 9 (1.38%) Sendmail
10 8 (1.23%) NFS
11 4 (0.61%) Firmware
11 4 (0.61%) Gluster
11 4 (0.61%) iptables
12 3 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.46%) vSphere
12 3 (0.46%) XenApp
12 3 (0.46%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
13 2 (0.31%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.31%) KVM
Systems Management
1 89 (13.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 57 (8.76%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 46 (7.07%) Nagios
4 38 (5.84%) Puppet
5 28 (4.30%) Ansible
5 28 (4.30%) Nessus
6 25 (3.84%) CSIRT
7 21 (3.23%) Salt
8 19 (2.92%) ZABBIX
9 11 (1.69%) Endace
9 11 (1.69%) SCOM
10 10 (1.54%) Terraform
11 8 (1.23%) Cacti
11 8 (1.23%) Computer Incident Response Team
11 8 (1.23%) Kubernetes
12 7 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.92%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.92%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.92%) RSA Security Analytics
14 5 (0.77%) Mesos
Vendors
1 160 (24.58%) Cisco
2 90 (13.82%) CheckPoint
3 74 (11.37%) Palo Alto
4 73 (11.21%) VMware
5 68 (10.45%) Splunk
6 62 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 52 (7.99%) Juniper
8 32 (4.92%) ArcSight
9 26 (3.99%) Imperva
9 26 (3.99%) LogLogic
10 25 (3.84%) Citrix
11 24 (3.69%) Qualys
12 23 (3.53%) Sun
13 22 (3.38%) Intel Security
13 22 (3.38%) SolarWinds
14 21 (3.23%) Blue Coat
14 21 (3.23%) SaltStack
15 20 (3.07%) FireEye
16 18 (2.76%) Lotus
17 16 (2.46%) Oracle
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive base salary plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Ensono
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
King's Lynn, Norfolk
AAP3
Salary: £0.00 per annum + attractive
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benfits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Schroders
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + bonus + beneffits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK
Salary: From £34k + up to 10% bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge
360 Resourcing
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + X2 OTE
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 13 days ago