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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 595 643 741
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +98
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 330 324 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 1.77% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 269 270 196
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
16241 18264 21126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 16.73% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13436 15156 16686
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +57 309 £55,000 - 31
London +66 170 £65,000 +10.63% 17
South East +6 51 £50,000 -1.96% 9
North West +40 35 £40,000 -8.04% 3
Manchester +30 28 £40,000 +29.03% 1
City of London +72 27 £70,000 +14.28% 3
Berkshire +10 24 £60,000 +20.00% 5
South West -4 18 £50,750 +12.77%
East of England +31 16 £40,000 -18.78% 1
Aldershot +12 15 - -
Hampshire +5 15 - - 1
Reading +4 14 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Gloucestershire -9 10 £52,500 +16.66%
West Midlands -11 9 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +22 7 £36,000 -21.73%
Staffordshire - 7 £45,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £45,000 -
Watford +28 6 £36,000 -20.00%
Scotland +15 6 £35,000 -41.66%
Bristol +13 6 £50,750 +1.50%
East Midlands -2 6 £37,500 -31.81%
Merseyside - 6 £44,000 - 1
Cheltenham -17 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Liverpool - 5 £44,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £52,500 -
Edinburgh +12 4 £20,000 -66.66%
Nottingham +12 4 £22,000 -72.92%
Nottinghamshire +8 4 £22,000 -73.33%
Surrey +33 3 £48,000 +60.00% 2
South Wales -1 3 - -

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 453 (69.37%) Firewall
2 250 (38.28%) Network Security
3 229 (35.07%) Information Security
4 228 (34.92%) Windows
5 226 (34.61%) Linux
6 191 (29.25%) CISSP
7 190 (29.10%) Cisco
8 189 (28.94%) SIEM
9 170 (26.03%) VPN
10 151 (23.12%) Cybersecurity
11 144 (22.05%) Finance
12 139 (21.29%) TCP/IP
13 133 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
14 131 (20.06%) Penetration Testing
15 125 (19.14%) Security Operations
16 117 (17.92%) Management Information System
17 107 (16.39%) Internet
18 104 (15.93%) DNS
19 100 (15.31%) Microsoft
20 99 (15.16%) Unix
20 99 (15.16%) LAN
21 96 (14.70%) CISM
21 96 (14.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 89 (13.63%) Degree
22 89 (13.63%) PCI DSS
22 89 (13.63%) ITIL
23 86 (13.17%) CCNP
23 86 (13.17%) WAN
23 86 (13.17%) Security Cleared
23 86 (13.17%) Vulnerability Management

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 24 (3.68%) IIS
2 21 (3.22%) Apache
3 20 (3.06%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.07%) IBM Notes
7 7 (1.07%) OpenStack
7 7 (1.07%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.61%) SAS
9 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.31%) Confluence
10 2 (0.31%) Eucalyptus
10 2 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.07%) MS Office
4 4 (0.61%) MS Project
5 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.31%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 54 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.06%) SaaS
4 12 (1.84%) IaaS
4 12 (1.84%) Office 365
4 12 (1.84%) PaaS
5 5 (0.77%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.46%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.46%) Route 53
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.31%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.31%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 453 (69.37%) Firewall
2 250 (38.28%) Network Security
3 170 (26.03%) VPN
4 139 (21.29%) TCP/IP
5 107 (16.39%) Internet
6 104 (15.93%) DNS
7 99 (15.16%) LAN
8 86 (13.17%) WAN
9 83 (12.71%) SSL
10 81 (12.40%) Cisco ASA
11 69 (10.57%) Wireless
12 67 (10.26%) IPsec
13 44 (6.74%) Cisco Nexus
14 42 (6.43%) BGP
15 41 (6.28%) OSPF
16 40 (6.13%) DHCP
17 34 (5.21%) Wi-Fi
18 33 (5.05%) HTTP
19 30 (4.59%) MPLS
20 27 (4.13%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.45%) Relational Database
3 13 (1.99%) MongoDB
4 10 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (1.23%) Big Data
5 8 (1.23%) Redis
6 6 (0.92%) MySQL
7 5 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (0.77%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.31%) Infinispan
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.31%) JIRA
3 2 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.15%) Hudson
4 1 (0.15%) Subversion
4 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 144 (22.05%) Finance
2 75 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.75%) Legal
4 23 (3.52%) Games
5 18 (2.76%) Banking
6 9 (1.38%) Law
6 9 (1.38%) Spanish Language
7 7 (1.07%) French Language
7 7 (1.07%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.07%) Italian Language
7 7 (1.07%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.07%) Marketing
7 7 (1.07%) Online Betting
8 6 (0.92%) Retail
9 5 (0.77%) Electronics
10 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.46%) Military
12 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 178 (27.26%) Security Engineer
2 159 (24.35%) Analyst
3 124 (18.99%) Security Analyst
4 114 (17.46%) Network Engineer
5 76 (11.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 55 (8.42%) Security Manager
7 37 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 36 (5.51%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 33 (5.05%) Support Engineer
10 30 (4.59%) Cisco Engineer
11 29 (4.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 28 (4.29%) Consultant
13 27 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
14 26 (3.98%) Information Analyst
14 26 (3.98%) Information Security Analyst
14 26 (3.98%) Security Consultant
14 26 (3.98%) Security Specialist
15 25 (3.83%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
16 24 (3.68%) Senior Network Engineer
16 24 (3.68%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.21%) Web Services
2 24 (3.68%) 802.1X
3 9 (1.38%) .NET
3 9 (1.38%) HTML
3 9 (1.38%) Regular Expression
3 9 (1.38%) XML
4 8 (1.23%) Node.js
4 8 (1.23%) Sensu
5 6 (0.92%) JSON
6 5 (0.77%) LAMP
6 5 (0.77%) SOAP
7 4 (0.61%) ELK Stack
8 3 (0.46%) CSS
8 3 (0.46%) Django
8 3 (0.46%) REST
8 3 (0.46%) RESTful
8 3 (0.46%) Spring
8 3 (0.46%) Spring MVC
8 3 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 117 (17.92%) Management Information System
2 70 (10.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 70 (10.72%) Security Operations Centre
3 63 (9.65%) Data Centre
4 61 (9.34%) PKI
5 49 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 46 (7.04%) Computer Science
7 38 (5.82%) Cryptography
8 24 (3.68%) Cyberthreat
9 19 (2.91%) Cyber Attack
10 16 (2.45%) Public Cloud
11 14 (2.14%) Internet of Things
12 13 (1.99%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (1.53%) Cybercrime
14 10 (1.53%) NHS
15 9 (1.38%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.38%) Digital Media
15 9 (1.38%) RSA SecurID
16 7 (1.07%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 228 (34.92%) Windows
2 226 (34.61%) Linux
3 99 (15.16%) Unix
4 41 (6.28%) Solaris
5 38 (5.82%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.53%) Windows NT
9 8 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.07%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.77%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.61%) Android
12 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.31%) OpenWrt
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (35.07%) Information Security
2 189 (28.94%) SIEM
3 151 (23.12%) Cybersecurity
4 131 (20.06%) Penetration Testing
5 125 (19.14%) Security Operations
6 89 (13.63%) ITIL
7 86 (13.17%) Vulnerability Management
8 77 (11.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 74 (11.33%) Incident Management
10 66 (10.11%) Security Architecture
11 63 (9.65%) Risk Management
12 61 (9.34%) Analytics
13 50 (7.66%) Kalman Filter
14 45 (6.89%) Data Loss Prevention
15 43 (6.58%) Asset Management
15 43 (6.58%) DDoS Mitigation
16 40 (6.13%) Network Design
16 40 (6.13%) Threat Detection
17 37 (5.67%) Service Delivery
18 36 (5.51%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (9.95%) Python
2 63 (9.65%) SQL
3 56 (8.58%) Perl
4 34 (5.21%) Ruby
5 29 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 20 (3.06%) C++
7 19 (2.91%) Java
8 18 (2.76%) PHP
9 14 (2.14%) Bash Shell
10 11 (1.68%) C
11 9 (1.38%) C#
11 9 (1.38%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.61%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.31%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 191 (29.25%) CISSP
2 133 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
3 96 (14.70%) CISM
4 89 (13.63%) Degree
5 86 (13.17%) CCNP
5 86 (13.17%) Security Cleared
6 79 (12.10%) CCNA
7 66 (10.11%) SANS
8 65 (9.95%) GIAC
9 63 (9.65%) CEH
10 56 (8.58%) SC Cleared
11 41 (6.28%) GCIA
11 41 (6.28%) GCIH
12 38 (5.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 33 (5.05%) MCSE
14 25 (3.83%) CISA
14 25 (3.83%) SSCP
15 18 (2.76%) CCIE
16 17 (2.60%) CCIP
17 14 (2.14%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (14.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 89 (13.63%) PCI DSS
3 26 (3.98%) SLA
4 16 (2.45%) FISMA
5 15 (2.30%) COBIT
6 14 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (1.68%) ISO27002
8 8 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 83 (12.71%) Active Directory
2 36 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.06%) Docker
3 20 (3.06%) Snort
4 19 (2.91%) Hyper-V
5 16 (2.45%) vSphere
6 13 (1.99%) Firmware
7 10 (1.53%) Samba
8 8 (1.23%) iptables
9 5 (0.77%) Xen
10 4 (0.61%) KVM
10 4 (0.61%) NFS
11 3 (0.46%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.46%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.31%) Gluster
12 2 (0.31%) vCloud
12 2 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.31%) XenApp
12 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 48 (7.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 34 (5.21%) Nessus
3 29 (4.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 17 (2.60%) Puppet
5 12 (1.84%) Kibana
5 12 (1.84%) logstash
6 11 (1.68%) Nmap
7 10 (1.53%) Ansible
7 10 (1.53%) Cacti
7 10 (1.53%) Cisco UCCX
7 10 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.38%) Salt
9 8 (1.23%) FortiGate
9 8 (1.23%) Grafana
9 8 (1.23%) Uchiwa
10 7 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (1.07%) Nagios
11 6 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.92%) RSA Security Analytics
12 4 (0.61%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 190 (29.10%) Cisco
2 100 (15.31%) Microsoft
3 61 (9.34%) Juniper
4 59 (9.04%) VMware
5 58 (8.88%) CheckPoint
6 55 (8.42%) F5
7 34 (5.21%) Splunk
8 30 (4.59%) Palo Alto
9 28 (4.29%) Sourcefire
10 21 (3.22%) ArcSight
11 16 (2.45%) Intel Security
11 16 (2.45%) Oracle
12 15 (2.30%) Forcepoint
12 15 (2.30%) HP
12 15 (2.30%) SolarWinds
13 14 (2.14%) Qualys
14 13 (1.99%) Red Hat
14 13 (1.99%) Sun
15 12 (1.84%) EMC
16 11 (1.68%) Symantec
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Together Money
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + negotiable + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + negotiable + benefits in ad
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K-55K + 40K commission + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + 12% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Posted: 17 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Merseyside
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago