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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 613 651 779
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +128
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 341 335 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 1.67% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 249 256 166
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.50% +17.64%

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
17671 20049 20487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.23% 18.16% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14669 15886 16267
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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
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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 +37 315 £50,000 -9.09% 30
London +24 128 £60,000 +9.09% 8
South East +13 80 £40,000 -30.43% 11
South West +3 25 £50,000 +11.11% 2
City of London +26 23 £61,250 -2.00% 1
West Midlands -2 21 £36,750 -29.66% 1
Gloucestershire +13 20 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Berkshire -8 19 £45,000 -21.73% 3
East Sussex - 19 £35,000 - 4
Brighton - 19 £35,000 - 3
East Midlands +33 18 £30,000 - 1
Hampshire +8 17 £39,125 -21.75% 3
Yorkshire +12 16 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North West +9 15 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Cheltenham +2 14 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Scotland -7 14 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Surrey -4 12 £46,250 -22.91% 1
Nottingham +22 11 £21,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +16 11 £21,000 - 1
Birmingham - 10 £48,000 -
Glasgow -7 9 £60,250 +33.88% 1
East of England -7 9 £45,000 -4.25%
Milton Keynes +22 8 £45,750 +34.55%
Buckinghamshire +17 8 £45,750 -23.75%
West Yorkshire +13 8 £32,000 -36.00% 1
North Yorkshire +9 8 £41,250 +10.00%
Reading +2 8 £57,500 - 2
Leeds - 8 £32,000 - 1
Manchester +11 7 £40,000 - 2
Northamptonshire - 7 £30,000 -

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 425 (64.89%) Firewall
2 294 (44.89%) Information Security
3 254 (38.78%) Windows
4 221 (33.74%) Linux
5 216 (32.98%) SIEM
6 190 (29.01%) Network Security
7 179 (27.33%) CISSP
8 160 (24.43%) Penetration Testing
9 158 (24.12%) Cisco
10 157 (23.97%) VPN
11 155 (23.66%) Cybersecurity
12 147 (22.44%) Management Information System
13 130 (19.85%) TCP/IP
13 130 (19.85%) Security Operations
14 121 (18.47%) Internet
15 115 (17.56%) Finance
16 113 (17.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 108 (16.49%) Cisco Certification
18 102 (15.57%) Microsoft
19 90 (13.74%) DNS
20 89 (13.59%) Unix
21 88 (13.44%) WAN
22 85 (12.98%) Security Cleared
23 84 (12.82%) LAN
24 83 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
25 80 (12.21%) Python
26 78 (11.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
27 75 (11.45%) Incident Management
27 75 (11.45%) Wireless
27 75 (11.45%) Security Operations Centre

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 35 (5.34%) IIS
2 22 (3.36%) MS Exchange
3 17 (2.60%) Apache
4 14 (2.14%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.22%) Node.js
6 6 (0.92%) CMS
7 5 (0.76%) IBM Notes
7 5 (0.76%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.15%) Confluence
10 1 (0.15%) JBoss
10 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.46%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 56 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.34%) SaaS
3 30 (4.58%) Office 365
4 16 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.07%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (1.07%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (1.07%) Route 53
6 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.46%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) IaaS
8 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 425 (64.89%) Firewall
2 190 (29.01%) Network Security
3 157 (23.97%) VPN
4 130 (19.85%) TCP/IP
5 121 (18.47%) Internet
6 90 (13.74%) DNS
7 88 (13.44%) WAN
8 84 (12.82%) LAN
9 75 (11.45%) Wireless
10 68 (10.38%) SSL
11 65 (9.92%) Cisco ASA
12 52 (7.94%) HTTP
12 52 (7.94%) IPsec
13 36 (5.50%) DHCP
14 33 (5.04%) MPLS
15 32 (4.89%) SAN
16 29 (4.43%) Cisco Nexus
16 29 (4.43%) tcpdump
17 25 (3.82%) SMTP
18 23 (3.51%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.05%) Relational Database
3 18 (2.75%) Big Data
4 14 (2.14%) MySQL
5 13 (1.98%) MongoDB
6 9 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.22%) Redis
8 7 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.76%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.46%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.46%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.46%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.15%) GIS
14 1 (0.15%) Infinispan
14 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (1.83%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.22%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.15%) Hudson
3 1 (0.15%) JIRA
General
1 115 (17.56%) Finance
2 49 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 46 (7.02%) Legal
4 21 (3.21%) Law
5 17 (2.60%) Retail
6 12 (1.83%) Banking
7 11 (1.68%) Games
8 9 (1.37%) Electronics
9 8 (1.22%) Spanish Language
10 6 (0.92%) French Language
10 6 (0.92%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.61%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.61%) Local Government
11 4 (0.61%) Military
11 4 (0.61%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 234 (35.73%) Analyst
2 160 (24.43%) Security Analyst
3 132 (20.15%) Security Engineer
4 84 (12.82%) Network Engineer
5 63 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
6 60 (9.16%) Network Security Engineer
7 57 (8.70%) Senior Security Analyst
8 41 (6.26%) Security Manager
9 37 (5.65%) SOC Analyst
10 36 (5.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 36 (5.50%) Security Specialist
11 31 (4.73%) Information Analyst
11 31 (4.73%) Information Security Analyst
12 26 (3.97%) Network Analyst
13 24 (3.66%) Information Security Specialist
13 24 (3.66%) Information Specialist
13 24 (3.66%) Senior Information Analyst
13 24 (3.66%) Senior Information Security Analyst
14 22 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (3.36%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.60%) Web Services
2 13 (1.98%) 802.1X
3 8 (1.22%) .NET
3 8 (1.22%) Sensu
4 7 (1.07%) CSS
4 7 (1.07%) JSON
4 7 (1.07%) SOAP
5 6 (0.92%) XML
6 5 (0.76%) Regular Expression
6 5 (0.76%) REST
7 4 (0.61%) Middleware
8 3 (0.46%) POSIX
9 2 (0.31%) HTML
9 2 (0.31%) J2EE
9 2 (0.31%) LAMP
9 2 (0.31%) RESTful
9 2 (0.31%) SAML
9 2 (0.31%) Spring
9 2 (0.31%) Spring MVC
10 1 (0.15%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 147 (22.44%) Management Information System
2 83 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (11.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 74 (11.30%) Data Centre
5 54 (8.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 53 (8.09%) PKI
7 50 (7.63%) Cyberthreat
8 39 (5.95%) Cyber Attack
9 29 (4.43%) Computer Science
10 28 (4.27%) Mainframe
11 23 (3.51%) Cryptography
12 17 (2.60%) AS400
12 17 (2.60%) IBM Mainframe
13 14 (2.14%) Internet of Things
14 13 (1.98%) Client/Server
15 10 (1.53%) Statistics
16 9 (1.37%) Digital Media
16 9 (1.37%) Replication
16 9 (1.37%) Robotics
17 8 (1.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 254 (38.78%) Windows
2 221 (33.74%) Linux
3 89 (13.59%) Unix
4 50 (7.63%) Windows Server
5 40 (6.11%) Solaris
6 21 (3.21%) Windows NT
7 15 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.83%) Android
9 12 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.22%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.76%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.61%) VMS
13 4 (0.61%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.31%) AIX
14 2 (0.31%) OpenWrt
14 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.15%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (44.89%) Information Security
2 216 (32.98%) SIEM
3 160 (24.43%) Penetration Testing
4 155 (23.66%) Cybersecurity
5 130 (19.85%) Security Operations
6 78 (11.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 75 (11.45%) Incident Management
8 71 (10.84%) Security Management
9 67 (10.23%) Data Protection
10 54 (8.24%) Vulnerability Management
11 53 (8.09%) Analytics
12 52 (7.94%) Risk Management
13 49 (7.48%) ITIL
14 46 (7.02%) Computer Security
15 40 (6.11%) Kalman Filter
15 40 (6.11%) Network Monitoring
15 40 (6.11%) Security Architecture
16 34 (5.19%) Ethical Hacking
16 34 (5.19%) Risk Analysis
17 33 (5.04%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 80 (12.21%) Python
2 65 (9.92%) SQL
3 62 (9.47%) Perl
4 37 (5.65%) Ruby
5 30 (4.58%) PowerShell
6 28 (4.27%) C++
7 19 (2.90%) Bash Shell
7 19 (2.90%) PHP
8 13 (1.98%) C
9 12 (1.83%) Java
10 10 (1.53%) JavaScript
11 9 (1.37%) C#
12 4 (0.61%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.31%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 179 (27.33%) CISSP
2 108 (16.49%) Cisco Certification
3 85 (12.98%) Security Cleared
4 74 (11.30%) CCNP
4 74 (11.30%) Degree
5 71 (10.84%) CCNA
6 64 (9.77%) CISM
7 57 (8.70%) CEH
8 54 (8.24%) SANS
8 54 (8.24%) SC Cleared
9 40 (6.11%) GIAC
10 36 (5.50%) CISA
11 33 (5.04%) GCIA
12 30 (4.58%) GCIH
12 30 (4.58%) MCSE
12 30 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (3.21%) CCIP
14 18 (2.75%) CRISC
15 16 (2.44%) CCIE
15 16 (2.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (17.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (9.77%) PCI DSS
3 19 (2.90%) ISO27002
4 15 (2.29%) COBIT
4 15 (2.29%) SLA
5 13 (1.98%) FISMA
6 10 (1.53%) HIPAA
7 7 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.92%) QA
9 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.31%) SAS 70
11 1 (0.15%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 60 (9.16%) Active Directory
2 32 (4.89%) Snort
3 29 (4.43%) Docker
4 25 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (3.66%) Xen
6 18 (2.75%) vSphere
7 16 (2.44%) Hyper-V
8 14 (2.14%) Samba
9 8 (1.22%) XenApp
9 8 (1.22%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.92%) ISA Server
10 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (0.92%) NFS
10 6 (0.92%) vCloud
11 5 (0.76%) Squid
12 4 (0.61%) Firmware
12 4 (0.61%) NDS
12 4 (0.61%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 3 (0.46%) KVM
14 2 (0.31%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 44 (6.72%) Nessus
2 26 (3.97%) Puppet
3 15 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.83%) QRadar
5 10 (1.53%) EnCase
6 9 (1.37%) Ansible
7 8 (1.22%) FortiGate
7 8 (1.22%) Grafana
7 8 (1.22%) Kibana
7 8 (1.22%) logstash
7 8 (1.22%) RSA Archer
7 8 (1.22%) Salt
7 8 (1.22%) Uchiwa
8 7 (1.07%) Nmap
9 6 (0.92%) Endace
9 6 (0.92%) Nagios
9 6 (0.92%) RSA enVision
9 6 (0.92%) RSA Security Analytics
10 5 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 158 (24.12%) Cisco
2 102 (15.57%) Microsoft
3 64 (9.77%) CheckPoint
4 63 (9.62%) VMware
5 56 (8.55%) Juniper
6 52 (7.94%) Splunk
7 46 (7.02%) F5
8 45 (6.87%) Sourcefire
9 31 (4.73%) ArcSight
9 31 (4.73%) Forcepoint
10 27 (4.12%) IBM
11 26 (3.97%) Intel Security
12 25 (3.82%) HP
13 24 (3.66%) Qualys
14 22 (3.36%) LogRhythm
15 21 (3.21%) Oracle
16 19 (2.90%) Palo Alto
17 17 (2.60%) Fortinet
18 15 (2.29%) Citrix
18 15 (2.29%) Red Hat
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus up to 15%
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford or Shipley
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £29,068 - £32,786 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus Car, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
CME Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
adviserplus
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
adviserplus
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham City Council
Salary: From £30,978 to £34,746 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago