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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 582 679 728
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +49
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 304 288 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 1.64% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 222 227 208
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.84% -

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
15333 17598 20464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.10% 16.64% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12445 14536 16512
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +90 294 £60,000 +20.00% 31
London +103 140 £65,500 +9.16% 13
South East +46 58 £70,000 +27.27% 11
Berkshire +64 44 £70,000 +16.66% 2
North West +7 40 £44,000 -16.19% 1
City of London +44 30 £72,500 -9.37% 7
Manchester +2 26 £45,000 -43.75% 1
South West +17 21 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Midlands -10 21 £50,500 +52.82% 3
Bristol +26 13 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Birmingham - 13 £51,820 -
Reading +38 12 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Merseyside - 9 £51,000 -
Liverpool - 9 £51,000 -
Maidenhead +7 8 £67,500 +68.75%
Oxfordshire - 8 £77,500 - 2
Bracknell +14 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Gloucestershire -25 7 £57,500 +27.77%
Scotland +27 6 £48,250 +20.62% 1
West Yorkshire +18 6 £37,250 +4.92% 2
Edinburgh +17 6 £48,250 +37.85% 1
Leeds +15 6 £37,250 +6.42% 1
Yorkshire +14 6 £37,250 +4.92% 2
East of England -4 6 £45,000 +4.65%
Malvern +9 5 £36,500 - 1
Worcestershire -3 5 £36,500 - 1
Surrey +19 4 £47,500 - 5
Cambridgeshire -7 3 £45,000 +4.65%
Lancashire -8 3 £17,000 -63.04%
Essex - 3 - -

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 506 (77.02%) Firewall
2 271 (41.25%) Network Security
3 256 (38.96%) Information Security
4 225 (34.25%) Windows
5 204 (31.05%) SIEM
6 190 (28.92%) CISSP
7 183 (27.85%) Linux
8 174 (26.48%) Cisco
9 167 (25.42%) Cybersecurity
10 162 (24.66%) DNS
11 159 (24.20%) Finance
12 150 (22.83%) VPN
13 134 (20.40%) WAN
14 131 (19.94%) Cisco Certification
15 130 (19.79%) LAN
16 119 (18.11%) Degree
17 118 (17.96%) TCP/IP
18 114 (17.35%) Management Information System
19 113 (17.20%) CISM
20 109 (16.59%) Security Operations
21 108 (16.44%) Internet
21 108 (16.44%) ITIL
22 104 (15.83%) Active Directory
23 103 (15.68%) Unix
24 99 (15.07%) Security Cleared
25 97 (14.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 93 (14.16%) VLAN
27 88 (13.39%) Wireless
28 87 (13.24%) Microsoft
29 83 (12.63%) Security Architecture

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 34 (5.18%) IIS
2 26 (3.96%) MS Exchange
3 25 (3.81%) Apache
4 14 (2.13%) IBM Notes
4 14 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 12 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.67%) OpenStack
6 11 (1.67%) WebLogic
6 11 (1.67%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.52%) Skype for Business
8 9 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.46%) JBoss
11 2 (0.30%) Confluence
12 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.98%) MS Office
3 10 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.07%) MS Project
5 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.61%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.30%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 51 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.20%) SaaS
4 15 (2.28%) IaaS
4 15 (2.28%) PaaS
5 5 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.76%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.15%) Office 365
7 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 506 (77.02%) Firewall
2 271 (41.25%) Network Security
3 162 (24.66%) DNS
4 150 (22.83%) VPN
5 134 (20.40%) WAN
6 130 (19.79%) LAN
7 118 (17.96%) TCP/IP
8 108 (16.44%) Internet
9 93 (14.16%) VLAN
10 88 (13.39%) Wireless
11 77 (11.72%) SSL
12 71 (10.81%) WLAN
13 69 (10.50%) DHCP
14 68 (10.35%) Cisco ASA
15 59 (8.98%) IPsec
16 50 (7.61%) BGP
17 45 (6.85%) OSPF
18 42 (6.39%) MPLS
19 28 (4.26%) EIGRP
20 27 (4.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.83%) GIS
3 9 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.61%) Big Data
4 4 (0.61%) MySQL
5 3 (0.46%) Infinispan
5 3 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Git (software)
1 6 (0.91%) JIRA
1 6 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 159 (24.20%) Finance
2 69 (10.50%) Telecoms
3 33 (5.02%) Legal
4 32 (4.87%) Banking
5 15 (2.28%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.98%) Marketing
7 12 (1.83%) Law
8 11 (1.67%) Games
9 10 (1.52%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.22%) French Language
10 8 (1.22%) Online Betting
11 7 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.91%) Electronics
13 5 (0.76%) German Language
13 5 (0.76%) Portuguese Language
13 5 (0.76%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.46%) Military
14 3 (0.46%) Retail
15 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 151 (22.98%) Analyst
2 146 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 108 (16.44%) Security Analyst
4 85 (12.94%) Network Engineer
5 63 (9.59%) Security Manager
6 53 (8.07%) Security Specialist
7 44 (6.70%) Network Security Engineer
8 39 (5.94%) Information Analyst
8 39 (5.94%) Information Security Analyst
8 39 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 37 (5.63%) Architect
10 34 (5.18%) Consultant
11 33 (5.02%) Security Architect
11 33 (5.02%) Senior Network Engineer
12 31 (4.72%) Network Security Manager
13 29 (4.41%) Network Manager
14 28 (4.26%) Cybersecurity Engineer
14 28 (4.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
15 27 (4.11%) SOC Analyst
16 26 (3.96%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (6.85%) Web Services
2 19 (2.89%) 802.1X
2 19 (2.89%) Regular Expression
3 8 (1.22%) ELK Stack
3 8 (1.22%) HTML
4 7 (1.07%) PCRE
4 7 (1.07%) XML
5 4 (0.61%) REST
6 3 (0.46%) HornetQ
6 3 (0.46%) LAMP
6 3 (0.46%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (0.30%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (0.30%) Node.js
7 2 (0.30%) SAML
7 2 (0.30%) Serverless Framework
8 1 (0.15%) .NET
8 1 (0.15%) Django
8 1 (0.15%) OpenID
8 1 (0.15%) SOAP
8 1 (0.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 114 (17.35%) Management Information System
2 75 (11.42%) Computer Science
3 66 (10.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 66 (10.05%) Security Operations Centre
4 59 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (8.37%) Data Centre
6 54 (8.22%) PKI
7 51 (7.76%) NHS
8 40 (6.09%) Cryptography
9 38 (5.78%) Video Conferencing
10 24 (3.65%) Cyberthreat
11 16 (2.44%) Cyber Attack
12 15 (2.28%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.37%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.22%) Online Games
15 7 (1.07%) Clustering
15 7 (1.07%) Fat Client
15 7 (1.07%) Mainframe
15 7 (1.07%) Thin Client
16 6 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 225 (34.25%) Windows
2 183 (27.85%) Linux
3 103 (15.68%) Unix
4 35 (5.33%) Solaris
5 22 (3.35%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.67%) Mac OS
8 11 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.67%) Windows NT
9 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.76%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (38.96%) Information Security
2 204 (31.05%) SIEM
3 167 (25.42%) Cybersecurity
4 109 (16.59%) Security Operations
5 108 (16.44%) ITIL
6 83 (12.63%) Security Architecture
7 81 (12.33%) Security Management
7 81 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 79 (12.02%) Kalman Filter
9 75 (11.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 70 (10.65%) Service Management
11 69 (10.50%) Analytics
12 68 (10.35%) Penetration Testing
13 64 (9.74%) Incident Management
14 58 (8.83%) Risk Management
15 57 (8.68%) Data Protection
16 50 (7.61%) Identity Access Management
17 48 (7.31%) Change Management
18 42 (6.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 41 (6.24%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (10.96%) SQL
2 48 (7.31%) Python
3 45 (6.85%) Perl
4 31 (4.72%) Bash Shell
5 26 (3.96%) PowerShell
6 23 (3.50%) C
7 11 (1.67%) Shell Script
8 10 (1.52%) Java
9 8 (1.22%) PHP
10 6 (0.91%) Ruby
11 5 (0.76%) C++
12 3 (0.46%) C#
12 3 (0.46%) Tcl
12 3 (0.46%) VB
13 2 (0.30%) Go
14 1 (0.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 190 (28.92%) CISSP
2 131 (19.94%) Cisco Certification
3 119 (18.11%) Degree
4 113 (17.20%) CISM
5 99 (15.07%) Security Cleared
6 79 (12.02%) CCNP
7 68 (10.35%) CCNA
8 64 (9.74%) CEH
8 64 (9.74%) GIAC
9 61 (9.28%) SC Cleared
10 55 (8.37%) SANS
11 37 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 36 (5.48%) GCIH
13 33 (5.02%) DV Cleared
13 33 (5.02%) GCIA
14 32 (4.87%) CISA
15 28 (4.26%) MCSE
16 26 (3.96%) CCIE
17 18 (2.74%) SSCP
18 15 (2.28%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (14.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 69 (10.50%) PCI DSS
3 19 (2.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (2.74%) FISMA
5 14 (2.13%) SLA
6 8 (1.22%) COBIT
7 7 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.46%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.30%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 104 (15.83%) Active Directory
2 55 (8.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.89%) Snort
4 17 (2.59%) VMware ESX
5 12 (1.83%) Firmware
6 10 (1.52%) iptables
6 10 (1.52%) Samba
7 8 (1.22%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.22%) vSphere
7 8 (1.22%) Xen
8 7 (1.07%) NFS
9 6 (0.91%) QEMU
9 6 (0.91%) Sendmail
10 3 (0.46%) Gluster
10 3 (0.46%) KVM
10 3 (0.46%) XenApp
10 3 (0.46%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.15%) Docker
12 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 70 (10.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 42 (6.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 40 (6.09%) Nessus
4 28 (4.26%) Nagios
5 15 (2.28%) Puppet
6 14 (2.13%) Cacti
7 12 (1.83%) Ansible
7 12 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (1.67%) Nmap
9 9 (1.37%) Salt
9 9 (1.37%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.22%) Kibana
10 8 (1.22%) logstash
11 7 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
11 7 (1.07%) SCOM
12 5 (0.76%) Endace
12 5 (0.76%) OpenNMS
12 5 (0.76%) RSA Security Analytics
13 4 (0.61%) QRadar
Vendors
1 174 (26.48%) Cisco
2 87 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 80 (12.18%) CheckPoint
4 62 (9.44%) Palo Alto
4 62 (9.44%) Splunk
5 61 (9.28%) VMware
6 42 (6.39%) Juniper
7 36 (5.48%) ArcSight
8 27 (4.11%) Qualys
9 26 (3.96%) F5
10 25 (3.81%) Citrix
10 25 (3.81%) FireEye
11 22 (3.35%) Intel Security
12 18 (2.74%) Polycom
12 18 (2.74%) Sourcefire
12 18 (2.74%) Symantec
13 17 (2.59%) Blue Coat
13 17 (2.59%) Oracle
13 17 (2.59%) SolarWinds
14 16 (2.44%) Sun
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Carnival UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Yoh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: 24% shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
viola.group
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus company benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago