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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 621 684 789
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +105
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 308 291 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 1.54% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 249 231 166
Median salary £53,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.50% +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
16818 18956 21000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 17.33% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14000 15441 16776
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 June 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 June 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 +41 280 £55,000 -4.34% 25
London +56 146 £65,000 +4.00% 13
South East +14 46 £45,000 -21.73% 5
City of London +67 29 £65,000 +1.96% 5
North West +31 25 £38,000 -20.00% 1
Scotland +17 17 £50,000 -2.43%
East of England +34 15 £52,500 +11.70%
South West +4 15 £51,250 +7.89% 2
Berkshire -15 15 £47,500 -17.39% 5
Gloucestershire +1 13 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +39 12 £41,250 +17.85%
East Sussex - 12 £35,000 -
Brighton - 12 £35,000 -
Manchester +12 11 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Merseyside - 11 £38,000 -
Glasgow - 11 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire +20 10 £52,500 -
Reading -3 10 £47,500 -17.39% 3
Cheltenham -18 10 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East Midlands +17 9 £26,000 -33.33% 2
Hampshire +3 9 £40,000 +21.21%
West Midlands -13 9 £45,000 - 2
Liverpool - 8 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire +18 6 £40,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire +12 6 £47,500 -
Leeds - 6 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £22,000 - 1
Nottingham - 6 £22,000 - 1
Rochdale - 6 £35,000 -
York +6 5 £40,000 +14.28%

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 466 (68.73%) Firewall
2 279 (41.15%) Information Security
3 250 (36.87%) Windows
4 225 (33.19%) Linux
5 222 (32.74%) Network Security
6 214 (31.56%) SIEM
7 193 (28.47%) CISSP
8 188 (27.73%) Cisco
9 185 (27.29%) VPN
10 158 (23.30%) Penetration Testing
11 152 (22.42%) Cybersecurity
12 149 (21.98%) TCP/IP
13 145 (21.39%) Management Information System
14 138 (20.35%) Finance
15 133 (19.62%) Security Operations
16 125 (18.44%) Internet
17 124 (18.29%) Cisco Certification
18 107 (15.78%) Microsoft
19 103 (15.19%) Unix
20 100 (14.75%) DNS
21 94 (13.86%) LAN
22 93 (13.72%) WAN
23 88 (12.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 84 (12.39%) SSL
25 83 (12.24%) CCNP
26 82 (12.09%) Security Cleared
27 81 (11.95%) Python
28 80 (11.80%) Security Operations Centre
29 79 (11.65%) Data Centre
29 79 (11.65%) CISM

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 29 (4.28%) IIS
2 22 (3.24%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.21%) Apache
4 8 (1.18%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.88%) CMS
6 5 (0.74%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.74%) SAS
6 5 (0.74%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.74%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.29%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (0.15%) Confluence
10 1 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.18%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.74%) MS Office
4 3 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.39%) Office 365
3 19 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (2.65%) SaaS
5 5 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (0.74%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (0.74%) Route 53
6 4 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.44%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.29%) Nimbula
9 1 (0.15%) IaaS
9 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 466 (68.73%) Firewall
2 222 (32.74%) Network Security
3 185 (27.29%) VPN
4 149 (21.98%) TCP/IP
5 125 (18.44%) Internet
6 100 (14.75%) DNS
7 94 (13.86%) LAN
8 93 (13.72%) WAN
9 84 (12.39%) SSL
10 77 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
11 74 (10.91%) Wireless
12 66 (9.73%) IPsec
13 54 (7.96%) HTTP
14 43 (6.34%) DHCP
15 39 (5.75%) BGP
15 39 (5.75%) OSPF
16 38 (5.60%) MPLS
17 37 (5.46%) Cisco Nexus
18 34 (5.01%) SAN
19 27 (3.98%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.95%) Relational Database
3 15 (2.21%) MongoDB
4 11 (1.62%) Big Data
4 11 (1.62%) MySQL
5 10 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.33%) Redis
7 6 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.44%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.15%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (1.62%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.88%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.15%) Hudson
5 1 (0.15%) JIRA
5 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 138 (20.35%) Finance
2 58 (8.55%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.83%) Legal
4 22 (3.24%) Law
5 17 (2.51%) Games
6 16 (2.36%) Banking
7 15 (2.21%) Retail
8 9 (1.33%) Spanish Language
9 8 (1.18%) Electronics
10 7 (1.03%) French Language
10 7 (1.03%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.59%) Local Government
12 4 (0.59%) Marketing
12 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.59%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.44%) Military
14 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 216 (31.86%) Analyst
2 162 (23.89%) Security Engineer
3 153 (22.57%) Security Analyst
4 107 (15.78%) Network Engineer
5 83 (12.24%) Network Security Engineer
6 59 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
7 52 (7.67%) Senior Security Analyst
8 47 (6.93%) Security Manager
9 35 (5.16%) Information Analyst
9 35 (5.16%) Information Security Analyst
10 32 (4.72%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 31 (4.57%) SOC Analyst
12 28 (4.13%) Network Analyst
13 25 (3.69%) Support Engineer
14 24 (3.54%) Architect
15 23 (3.39%) Security Specialist
16 22 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (3.10%) Cisco Engineer
17 21 (3.10%) Senior Information Analyst
17 21 (3.10%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.80%) Web Services
2 15 (2.21%) 802.1X
3 9 (1.33%) .NET
3 9 (1.33%) Node.js
3 9 (1.33%) Sensu
4 8 (1.18%) JSON
4 8 (1.18%) XML
5 7 (1.03%) SOAP
6 6 (0.88%) HTML
7 5 (0.74%) Regular Expression
7 5 (0.74%) REST
8 4 (0.59%) CSS
8 4 (0.59%) LAMP
9 3 (0.44%) Django
9 3 (0.44%) Middleware
9 3 (0.44%) POSIX
9 3 (0.44%) RESTful
9 3 (0.44%) Spring
9 3 (0.44%) Spring MVC
9 3 (0.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 145 (21.39%) Management Information System
2 80 (11.80%) Security Operations Centre
3 79 (11.65%) Data Centre
4 76 (11.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 69 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (9.00%) PKI
7 35 (5.16%) Cyberthreat
8 32 (4.72%) Cyber Attack
9 29 (4.28%) Computer Science
10 28 (4.13%) Cryptography
11 26 (3.83%) Mainframe
12 19 (2.80%) Internet of Things
13 17 (2.51%) AS400
13 17 (2.51%) IBM Mainframe
14 13 (1.92%) Client/Server
15 11 (1.62%) RSA SecurID
15 11 (1.62%) Virtual Team
16 10 (1.47%) Cybercrime
16 10 (1.47%) Digital Media
17 9 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 250 (36.87%) Windows
2 225 (33.19%) Linux
3 103 (15.19%) Unix
4 47 (6.93%) Windows Server
5 42 (6.19%) Solaris
6 21 (3.10%) Windows NT
7 16 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.62%) Android
9 11 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.74%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.59%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.59%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.44%) VMS
14 2 (0.29%) OpenWrt
14 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (41.15%) Information Security
2 214 (31.56%) SIEM
3 158 (23.30%) Penetration Testing
4 152 (22.42%) Cybersecurity
5 133 (19.62%) Security Operations
6 78 (11.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 77 (11.36%) Incident Management
8 74 (10.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 65 (9.59%) ITIL
10 64 (9.44%) Analytics
11 60 (8.85%) Risk Management
12 57 (8.41%) Security Architecture
13 53 (7.82%) Security Management
14 47 (6.93%) Kalman Filter
15 46 (6.78%) Data Protection
16 45 (6.64%) DDoS Mitigation
17 43 (6.34%) Risk Assessment
18 42 (6.19%) Computer Security
19 38 (5.60%) Threat Detection
20 36 (5.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 81 (11.95%) Python
2 69 (10.18%) SQL
3 65 (9.59%) Perl
4 44 (6.49%) Ruby
5 32 (4.72%) PowerShell
6 26 (3.83%) C++
7 21 (3.10%) PHP
8 18 (2.65%) Bash Shell
9 16 (2.36%) Java
10 15 (2.21%) C
11 11 (1.62%) JavaScript
12 9 (1.33%) C#
13 4 (0.59%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 193 (28.47%) CISSP
2 124 (18.29%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (12.24%) CCNP
4 82 (12.09%) Security Cleared
5 79 (11.65%) CISM
6 77 (11.36%) Degree
7 71 (10.47%) CCNA
8 63 (9.29%) SANS
9 56 (8.26%) CEH
9 56 (8.26%) SC Cleared
10 51 (7.52%) GIAC
11 41 (6.05%) GCIH
12 38 (5.60%) GCIA
13 31 (4.57%) CISA
14 30 (4.42%) MCSE
14 30 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 24 (3.54%) CCIP
16 23 (3.39%) SSCP
17 17 (2.51%) CCIE
18 16 (2.36%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (12.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 61 (9.00%) PCI DSS
3 24 (3.54%) SLA
4 19 (2.80%) COBIT
5 17 (2.51%) ISO27002
6 14 (2.06%) FISMA
7 10 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.88%) QA
9 2 (0.29%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.15%) SAS 70
System Software
1 73 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 32 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (4.57%) Snort
4 29 (4.28%) Docker
5 20 (2.95%) vSphere
6 15 (2.21%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.77%) Samba
8 9 (1.33%) Firmware
9 8 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (1.03%) Xen
10 7 (1.03%) XenApp
10 7 (1.03%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.88%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.88%) NFS
11 6 (0.88%) Squid
12 4 (0.59%) iptables
12 4 (0.59%) NDS
12 4 (0.59%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 4 (0.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 44 (6.49%) Nessus
2 36 (5.31%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 28 (4.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 27 (3.98%) Puppet
5 16 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.47%) FortiGate
7 9 (1.33%) Ansible
7 9 (1.33%) Grafana
7 9 (1.33%) Kibana
7 9 (1.33%) logstash
7 9 (1.33%) Salt
7 9 (1.33%) Uchiwa
8 8 (1.18%) RSA Archer
8 8 (1.18%) RSA Security Analytics
9 7 (1.03%) Nagios
9 7 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.03%) RSA enVision
10 6 (0.88%) Nmap
10 6 (0.88%) QRadar
11 5 (0.74%) EnCase
Vendors
1 188 (27.73%) Cisco
2 107 (15.78%) Microsoft
3 73 (10.77%) CheckPoint
4 72 (10.62%) VMware
5 71 (10.47%) Juniper
6 61 (9.00%) F5
7 45 (6.64%) Splunk
8 38 (5.60%) Sourcefire
9 33 (4.87%) Forcepoint
10 26 (3.83%) Palo Alto
11 25 (3.69%) IBM
12 23 (3.39%) Intel Security
12 23 (3.39%) Oracle
13 22 (3.24%) ArcSight
13 22 (3.24%) HP
14 18 (2.65%) LogRhythm
15 17 (2.51%) Citrix
15 17 (2.51%) Qualys
16 16 (2.36%) Red Hat
17 14 (2.06%) Brocade
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 21,000-23,000 + 5k shift allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South Wales
Spring Technology
Salary: company benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Schroders
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.0000000 per annum + Negotiable on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Flawless money Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum pro-rata
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
COVENTRY
University of Warwick
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 20 days ago
London
CSC
Posted: 25 days ago
London, South East
MI6
Salary: £32,264 - £41,958 (depending on experience)
Posted: 14 days ago
Central London / West End
Bordier UK
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago