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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 618 662 770
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +108
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 322 304 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 1.62% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 260 240 174
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £72,500 £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
16625 18769 20487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.95% 16.99% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13836 15403 16360
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 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 23 July 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 +65 298 £52,500 -8.69% 31
London +78 153 £65,000 +1.96% 16
South East +5 50 £48,750 -11.36% 4
North West +50 37 £37,500 -18.91% 5
City of London +88 32 £67,500 +3.84% 2
Manchester +19 25 £37,500 -24.24% 3
East of England +28 20 £48,500 +3.19%
Berkshire -11 20 £53,750 -6.92% 2
Reading +12 14 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South West +6 13 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Hampshire +1 12 - -
West Midlands -9 12 £45,000 -
Scotland +11 11 £48,750 -11.36%
Gloucestershire +1 11 £50,000 +8.10%
Aldershot - 10 - -
Merseyside - 10 £37,500 - 2
Bedfordshire +32 9 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire +18 7 £36,000 -23.40%
East Midlands -5 7 £29,750 -38.97%
Cheltenham -15 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Liverpool - 7 £37,500 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 7 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 7 £50,000 -
Watford - 6 £36,000 -
Yorkshire +17 5 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Nottingham +16 5 £22,000 -73.73%
Nottinghamshire +9 5 £22,000 -73.73%
Brighton - 5 £45,000 -
Rochdale - 5 £35,000 -

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 473 (69.05%) Firewall
2 277 (40.44%) Information Security
3 255 (37.23%) Windows
4 242 (35.33%) Network Security
5 232 (33.87%) Linux
6 208 (30.36%) SIEM
7 198 (28.91%) VPN
8 189 (27.59%) Cisco
9 184 (26.86%) CISSP
10 156 (22.77%) Cybersecurity
11 153 (22.34%) Penetration Testing
11 153 (22.34%) TCP/IP
12 152 (22.19%) Finance
13 131 (19.12%) Security Operations
14 127 (18.54%) Cisco Certification
15 126 (18.39%) Management Information System
16 118 (17.23%) Internet
17 111 (16.20%) Microsoft
18 107 (15.62%) Unix
19 104 (15.18%) DNS
20 95 (13.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 92 (13.43%) LAN
22 90 (13.14%) CISM
23 89 (12.99%) Degree
24 88 (12.85%) Security Cleared
25 87 (12.70%) CCNP
26 86 (12.55%) SSL
27 84 (12.26%) Cisco ASA
28 83 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
29 82 (11.97%) WAN

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 27 (3.94%) IIS
2 24 (3.50%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.34%) Apache
4 7 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.73%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.73%) SAS
6 5 (0.73%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.73%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.73%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.44%) CMS
7 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.29%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 26 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.17%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.73%) MS Office
4 4 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.29%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.92%) Office 365
4 14 (2.04%) SaaS
5 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.44%) IaaS
6 3 (0.44%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.44%) PaaS
6 3 (0.44%) Route 53
7 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.29%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.29%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 473 (69.05%) Firewall
2 242 (35.33%) Network Security
3 198 (28.91%) VPN
4 153 (22.34%) TCP/IP
5 118 (17.23%) Internet
6 104 (15.18%) DNS
7 92 (13.43%) LAN
8 86 (12.55%) SSL
9 84 (12.26%) Cisco ASA
10 82 (11.97%) WAN
11 76 (11.09%) IPsec
12 73 (10.66%) Wireless
13 47 (6.86%) HTTP
14 45 (6.57%) Cisco Nexus
15 39 (5.69%) DHCP
16 38 (5.55%) OSPF
17 36 (5.26%) BGP
17 36 (5.26%) SAN
18 34 (4.96%) Wi-Fi
19 31 (4.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.40%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.92%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 10 (1.46%) Big Data
5 9 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.31%) Redis
6 7 (1.02%) MySQL
7 6 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.73%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.44%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (1.46%) Git (software)
1 10 (1.46%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.15%) Hudson
3 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 152 (22.19%) Finance
2 71 (10.36%) Telecoms
3 30 (4.38%) Legal
4 20 (2.92%) Law
5 18 (2.63%) Games
6 17 (2.48%) Banking
7 13 (1.90%) Retail
8 9 (1.31%) Spanish Language
9 8 (1.17%) Electronics
10 7 (1.02%) French Language
10 7 (1.02%) Italian Language
10 7 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.73%) Marketing
12 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
14 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 203 (29.64%) Analyst
2 176 (25.69%) Security Engineer
3 153 (22.34%) Security Analyst
4 115 (16.79%) Network Engineer
5 79 (11.53%) Network Security Engineer
6 50 (7.30%) Senior Analyst
7 46 (6.72%) Security Manager
8 45 (6.57%) Senior Security Analyst
9 42 (6.13%) Information Analyst
9 42 (6.13%) Information Security Analyst
10 40 (5.84%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 31 (4.53%) Network Analyst
12 29 (4.23%) Cisco Engineer
12 29 (4.23%) Support Engineer
13 28 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 27 (3.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 24 (3.50%) Architect
16 22 (3.21%) Security Specialist
16 22 (3.21%) SOC Analyst
17 20 (2.92%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.21%) 802.1X
2 20 (2.92%) Web Services
3 10 (1.46%) .NET
4 9 (1.31%) Node.js
4 9 (1.31%) Sensu
5 8 (1.17%) HTML
5 8 (1.17%) XML
6 6 (0.88%) JSON
7 5 (0.73%) Regular Expression
7 5 (0.73%) SOAP
8 3 (0.44%) CSS
8 3 (0.44%) Django
8 3 (0.44%) LAMP
8 3 (0.44%) REST
8 3 (0.44%) RESTful
8 3 (0.44%) Spring
8 3 (0.44%) Spring MVC
8 3 (0.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.29%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 126 (18.39%) Management Information System
2 76 (11.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 71 (10.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 69 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (10.07%) Data Centre
4 69 (10.07%) PKI
5 40 (5.84%) Computer Science
6 32 (4.67%) Cryptography
7 25 (3.65%) Cyberthreat
8 21 (3.07%) Cyber Attack
9 17 (2.48%) Internet of Things
10 14 (2.04%) Mainframe
11 13 (1.90%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.61%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.61%) Digital Media
12 11 (1.61%) RSA SecurID
13 10 (1.46%) Cybercrime
14 9 (1.31%) Public Cloud
15 8 (1.17%) AS400
15 8 (1.17%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 255 (37.23%) Windows
2 232 (33.87%) Linux
3 107 (15.62%) Unix
4 48 (7.01%) Solaris
5 46 (6.72%) Windows Server
6 17 (2.48%) Windows NT
7 14 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.88%) Android
12 5 (0.73%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.58%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.44%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.29%) OpenWrt
15 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (40.44%) Information Security
2 208 (30.36%) SIEM
3 156 (22.77%) Cybersecurity
4 153 (22.34%) Penetration Testing
5 131 (19.12%) Security Operations
6 83 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
7 79 (11.53%) ITIL
8 75 (10.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 71 (10.36%) Incident Management
10 70 (10.22%) Risk Management
11 63 (9.20%) Analytics
11 63 (9.20%) Security Architecture
12 50 (7.30%) Kalman Filter
13 48 (7.01%) Data Loss Prevention
14 45 (6.57%) Data Protection
15 43 (6.28%) Risk Assessment
16 41 (5.99%) DDoS Mitigation
17 40 (5.84%) Threat Detection
18 39 (5.69%) Asset Management
18 39 (5.69%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 72 (10.51%) Python
2 69 (10.07%) SQL
3 61 (8.91%) Perl
4 40 (5.84%) Ruby
5 35 (5.11%) PowerShell
6 23 (3.36%) C++
7 20 (2.92%) PHP
8 17 (2.48%) Java
9 15 (2.19%) Bash Shell
10 14 (2.04%) C
11 11 (1.61%) JavaScript
12 8 (1.17%) C#
13 4 (0.58%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.29%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 184 (26.86%) CISSP
2 127 (18.54%) Cisco Certification
3 90 (13.14%) CISM
4 89 (12.99%) Degree
5 88 (12.85%) Security Cleared
6 87 (12.70%) CCNP
7 74 (10.80%) CCNA
8 60 (8.76%) SANS
8 60 (8.76%) SC Cleared
9 55 (8.03%) CEH
10 54 (7.88%) GIAC
11 39 (5.69%) GCIH
12 35 (5.11%) GCIA
13 34 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
14 31 (4.53%) MCSE
15 29 (4.23%) CISA
16 24 (3.50%) SSCP
17 20 (2.92%) CCIP
18 15 (2.19%) CCIE
19 13 (1.90%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (13.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (8.18%) PCI DSS
3 26 (3.80%) SLA
4 19 (2.77%) FISMA
5 18 (2.63%) COBIT
6 14 (2.04%) ISO27002
7 10 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (1.17%) QA
9 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.15%) SAS 70
System Software
1 80 (11.68%) Active Directory
2 35 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (3.65%) Docker
4 21 (3.07%) vSphere
5 20 (2.92%) Snort
6 19 (2.77%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.75%) Firmware
8 11 (1.61%) Samba
9 7 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.88%) NFS
11 5 (0.73%) iptables
11 5 (0.73%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.73%) Squid
11 5 (0.73%) Xen
12 3 (0.44%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 3 (0.44%) ProxySG
12 3 (0.44%) vCloud
12 3 (0.44%) XenApp
12 3 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (6.42%) Nessus
2 41 (5.99%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 31 (4.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 21 (3.07%) Puppet
5 12 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.61%) Kibana
6 11 (1.61%) logstash
7 10 (1.46%) Ansible
7 10 (1.46%) Cisco UCCX
7 10 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (1.31%) FortiGate
8 9 (1.31%) Grafana
8 9 (1.31%) Salt
8 9 (1.31%) Uchiwa
9 7 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (0.88%) Cacti
10 6 (0.88%) Nagios
10 6 (0.88%) RSA Archer
10 6 (0.88%) RSA enVision
10 6 (0.88%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 189 (27.59%) Cisco
2 111 (16.20%) Microsoft
3 70 (10.22%) CheckPoint
4 67 (9.78%) VMware
5 64 (9.34%) Juniper
6 56 (8.18%) F5
7 39 (5.69%) Splunk
8 28 (4.09%) Palo Alto
9 26 (3.80%) Forcepoint
10 23 (3.36%) Sourcefire
11 22 (3.21%) Oracle
12 18 (2.63%) HP
12 18 (2.63%) Intel Security
13 16 (2.34%) ArcSight
13 16 (2.34%) IBM
13 16 (2.34%) Red Hat
14 15 (2.19%) SolarWinds
15 13 (1.90%) Citrix
15 13 (1.90%) EMC
15 13 (1.90%) LogRhythm
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Leading Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recann
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Harris Global
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Acumin
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
AAP3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
England
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Arrow Global
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60-75K Base + 40/50K Bonus + CA + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 22 days ago
Bath
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Middlesex
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 9 days ago