The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 644 673 705
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +32
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 312 274 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% 1.41% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 234 217 160
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £32,571
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,897 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +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
17270 19367 18179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 18.17% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14361 15720 14268
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 275 £50,000 +3.09% 41
London +14 105 £55,000 +13.40% 14
South East +33 81 £47,500 -5.00% 13
Berkshire +2 32 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Hampshire +43 31 £47,500 -5.00% 4
South West +12 28 £45,000 -5.26% 6
East of England +10 25 £43,000 -14.00%
City of London +48 24 £52,500 - 1
Cambridge +18 22 £43,000 +56.36%
Cambridgeshire +13 22 £43,000 -14.00%
Scotland -1 21 £55,000 - 3
Reading +15 17 £57,500 +6.97% 1
Glasgow -10 13 £56,250 +60.71% 3
Bristol - 13 £43,647 - 1
Cheltenham +16 12 £45,000 - 3
Gloucestershire +7 12 £45,000 -5.26% 3
North West 0 12 £50,000 +5.26% 2
West Midlands -10 11 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Aldershot - 10 - -
Basingstoke +19 9 £44,794 +19.45%
Cheshire -1 9 £46,250 -2.63%
Surrey +12 8 £47,500 -9.52%
Edinburgh -7 8 £40,000 -28.88%
Nottinghamshire +12 7 £32,500 -58.06% 1
Warrington +3 7 £42,500 +13.33%
East Midlands +3 7 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Brighton - 7 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex - 7 £40,000 - 1
Nottingham +5 6 £35,000 -54.83% 1
Southampton +1 5 £50,000 -4.76%

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Intrusion Detection.

1 378 (59.72%) Firewall
2 339 (53.55%) Information Security
3 259 (40.92%) Windows
4 229 (36.18%) SIEM
5 215 (33.97%) CISSP
6 195 (30.81%) Linux
7 185 (29.23%) Security Operations
8 160 (25.28%) Cybersecurity
9 151 (23.85%) Network Security
10 142 (22.43%) Management Information System
11 126 (19.91%) Cisco
12 125 (19.75%) TCP/IP
13 121 (19.12%) Finance
14 120 (18.96%) Penetration Testing
15 112 (17.69%) Internet
16 108 (17.06%) VPN
17 105 (16.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 105 (16.59%) Degree
18 99 (15.64%) Cisco Certification
19 94 (14.85%) CISM
20 93 (14.69%) Security Management
21 85 (13.43%) Microsoft
22 81 (12.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
23 78 (12.32%) PCI DSS
24 77 (12.16%) CEH
25 76 (12.01%) WAN
26 75 (11.85%) LAN
27 74 (11.69%) Security Operations Centre
28 73 (11.53%) Security Cleared
29 70 (11.06%) Kalman Filter

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Intrusion Detection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (3.48%) Apache
2 21 (3.32%) Tomcat
3 17 (2.69%) IIS
4 10 (1.58%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.95%) MTS
6 4 (0.63%) CMS
6 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.16%) Confluence
8 1 (0.16%) Drupal
8 1 (0.16%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.63%) MS Office
2 4 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (6.00%) SaaS
3 16 (2.53%) Office 365
4 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (0.79%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (0.79%) Route 53
6 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.32%) IaaS
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 378 (59.72%) Firewall
2 151 (23.85%) Network Security
3 125 (19.75%) TCP/IP
4 112 (17.69%) Internet
5 108 (17.06%) VPN
6 76 (12.01%) WAN
7 75 (11.85%) LAN
8 66 (10.43%) Wireless
9 62 (9.79%) DNS
10 56 (8.85%) SSL
11 49 (7.74%) Cisco ASA
12 45 (7.11%) tcpdump
13 35 (5.53%) IPsec
13 35 (5.53%) MPLS
13 35 (5.53%) Wireshark
14 27 (4.27%) HTTP
15 21 (3.32%) BGP
15 21 (3.32%) DHCP
16 20 (3.16%) DMZ
17 19 (3.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.79%) MySQL
2 21 (3.32%) SQL Server
3 20 (3.16%) Big Data
4 6 (0.95%) GIS
4 6 (0.95%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (0.79%) Data Mining
6 4 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.16%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.16%) Riak
8 1 (0.16%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 7 (1.11%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.32%) Hudson
4 1 (0.16%) JIRA
General
1 121 (19.12%) Finance
2 53 (8.37%) Legal
3 46 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 30 (4.74%) Banking
5 16 (2.53%) Retail
6 15 (2.37%) Law
7 7 (1.11%) Electronics
8 5 (0.79%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.63%) Military
10 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.47%) Local Government
11 2 (0.32%) Games
11 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.32%) Publishing
11 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Billing
12 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.16%) Marketing
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 279 (44.08%) Analyst
2 216 (34.12%) Security Analyst
3 107 (16.90%) Security Engineer
4 69 (10.90%) Security Manager
5 63 (9.95%) Senior Analyst
6 58 (9.16%) Senior Security Analyst
7 54 (8.53%) Network Engineer
8 48 (7.58%) Operations Analyst
8 48 (7.58%) Security Operations Analyst
9 46 (7.27%) Information Security Manager
10 44 (6.95%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 39 (6.16%) Information Manager
12 36 (5.69%) Security Specialist
13 34 (5.37%) IT Manager
13 34 (5.37%) SOC Analyst
14 33 (5.21%) Network Security Engineer
15 32 (5.06%) IT Analyst
16 30 (4.74%) IT Security Analyst
16 30 (4.74%) IT Security Manager
17 26 (4.11%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.58%) Web Services
2 5 (0.79%) SOAP
2 5 (0.79%) XML
3 4 (0.63%) CSS
3 4 (0.63%) JSON
3 4 (0.63%) Middleware
3 4 (0.63%) REST
4 2 (0.32%) .NET
4 2 (0.32%) POSIX
4 2 (0.32%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.32%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (0.16%) CGI
5 1 (0.16%) HornetQ
5 1 (0.16%) HTML
5 1 (0.16%) LAMP
5 1 (0.16%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.16%) OAuth
5 1 (0.16%) OpenID
5 1 (0.16%) SAML
5 1 (0.16%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 142 (22.43%) Management Information System
2 74 (11.69%) Security Operations Centre
3 57 (9.00%) Cyberthreat
4 56 (8.85%) Data Centre
5 54 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (7.58%) PKI
7 45 (7.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 37 (5.85%) Cyber Attack
9 32 (5.06%) Client/Server
10 27 (4.27%) Cryptography
11 26 (4.11%) Mainframe
12 22 (3.48%) Computer Science
13 14 (2.21%) AS400
13 14 (2.21%) Digital Media
14 13 (2.05%) IBM Mainframe
15 8 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
16 7 (1.11%) Internet of Things
17 6 (0.95%) CMDB
17 6 (0.95%) Eurex
17 6 (0.95%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 259 (40.92%) Windows
2 195 (30.81%) Linux
3 63 (9.95%) Unix
4 46 (7.27%) Windows Server
5 35 (5.53%) Solaris
6 13 (2.05%) Windows NT
7 8 (1.26%) Mac OS X
7 8 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.11%) Android
8 7 (1.11%) VMS
9 6 (0.95%) Windows 2000
9 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.47%) AIX
11 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.47%) zOS
12 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.32%) CentOS
13 1 (0.16%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (53.55%) Information Security
2 229 (36.18%) SIEM
3 185 (29.23%) Security Operations
4 160 (25.28%) Cybersecurity
5 120 (18.96%) Penetration Testing
6 93 (14.69%) Security Management
7 81 (12.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 70 (11.06%) Kalman Filter
9 64 (10.11%) Computer Security
10 63 (9.95%) Data Protection
10 63 (9.95%) Incident Management
11 61 (9.64%) Risk Management
12 55 (8.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 54 (8.53%) ITIL
14 52 (8.21%) Analytics
15 50 (7.90%) Security Architecture
16 47 (7.42%) Vulnerability Management
17 45 (7.11%) Network Monitoring
18 44 (6.95%) Coaching
19 42 (6.64%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (9.64%) Python
2 52 (8.21%) SQL
3 39 (6.16%) Perl
4 23 (3.63%) Ruby
5 20 (3.16%) C++
6 18 (2.84%) PHP
7 13 (2.05%) C#
8 12 (1.90%) Bash Shell
8 12 (1.90%) C
9 9 (1.42%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.11%) Java
11 3 (0.47%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.16%) Erlang
12 1 (0.16%) Haskell
12 1 (0.16%) Lisp
12 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.16%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 215 (33.97%) CISSP
2 105 (16.59%) Degree
3 99 (15.64%) Cisco Certification
4 94 (14.85%) CISM
5 77 (12.16%) CEH
6 73 (11.53%) Security Cleared
7 69 (10.90%) GIAC
8 67 (10.58%) CCNA
8 67 (10.58%) SANS
9 57 (9.00%) CCNP
10 44 (6.95%) SC Cleared
11 41 (6.48%) CISA
12 39 (6.16%) GCIA
12 39 (6.16%) GCIH
13 30 (4.74%) MCSE
13 30 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (3.16%) MCP
15 18 (2.84%) CCIE
16 13 (2.05%) CCIP
17 11 (1.74%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (16.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 78 (12.32%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.37%) FISMA
4 11 (1.74%) COBIT
5 10 (1.58%) HIPAA
6 9 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (1.11%) ISO27002
7 7 (1.11%) QA
8 6 (0.95%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.63%) SLA
10 1 (0.16%) GPG13
10 1 (0.16%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.16%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 54 (8.53%) Snort
2 50 (7.90%) Active Directory
3 26 (4.11%) Xen
4 13 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.74%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.26%) Docker
7 7 (1.11%) ProxySG
7 7 (1.11%) Sendmail
8 6 (0.95%) Samba
8 6 (0.95%) vCloud
8 6 (0.95%) XenApp
8 6 (0.95%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.63%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.63%) NDS
9 4 (0.63%) Novell eDirectory
9 4 (0.63%) Squid
10 3 (0.47%) NFS
11 2 (0.32%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (5.21%) Nessus
2 16 (2.53%) QRadar
3 15 (2.37%) EnCase
3 15 (2.37%) Puppet
4 11 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (1.74%) RSA enVision
5 9 (1.42%) RSA Security Analytics
6 8 (1.26%) FortiGate
6 8 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (1.11%) Endace
7 7 (1.11%) MAILsweeper
7 7 (1.11%) MIMEsweeper
7 7 (1.11%) Proventia
8 6 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.79%) Nagios
9 5 (0.79%) Nmap
9 5 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
11 3 (0.47%) FTK
11 3 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 126 (19.91%) Cisco
2 85 (13.43%) Microsoft
3 57 (9.00%) Juniper
4 46 (7.27%) Sourcefire
5 45 (7.11%) Splunk
6 37 (5.85%) CheckPoint
7 34 (5.37%) ArcSight
8 32 (5.06%) F5
8 32 (5.06%) Intel Security
9 27 (4.27%) Qualys
9 27 (4.27%) VMware
10 23 (3.63%) Forcepoint
11 19 (3.00%) HP
11 19 (3.00%) Symantec
12 18 (2.84%) LogRhythm
13 16 (2.53%) IBM
14 15 (2.37%) Fortinet
14 15 (2.37%) Palo Alto
15 14 (2.21%) NetWitness
16 12 (1.90%) Blue Coat
Wirral, Merseyside
adviserplus
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
United Kingdom
Deltek
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent rate plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefnica
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £64,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £440 - £480 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
PRS For Music
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Building Society
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
United Kingdom
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 15 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
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