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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 599 660 812
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +152
Permanent jobs citing Intrusion Detection 322 312 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.88% 1.61% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 248 238 161
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,700 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
17097 19355 20378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.91% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14201 15521 16305
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 28 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 28 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
(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 +27 297 £52,500 -4.54% 28
London +47 130 £62,500 - 10
South East +7 66 £43,250 -24.78% 6
City of London +44 26 £73,750 +13.46%
North West +29 23 £40,000 -15.78% 5
South West +3 20 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Gloucestershire +5 18 £50,000 +5.26% 2
West Midlands -6 17 £36,750 -26.50% 1
Berkshire -7 17 £43,750 -23.91% 3
Scotland +3 16 £59,000 +47.50% 1
East Sussex - 16 £35,000 -
Brighton - 16 £35,000 -
East Midlands +18 15 £30,000 -49.57% 1
Yorkshire +8 13 £40,000 +6.66%
Cheltenham -4 13 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow -5 12 £54,000 - 1
Hampshire +13 11 £40,000 -17.94% 1
East of England +20 10 £52,500 +11.70% 1
Manchester +2 10 £40,000 - 1
Surrey -2 9 £59,250 -1.25% 1
Milton Keynes +39 8 £45,750 -15.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +31 8 £45,750 -23.75% 1
Reading +1 8 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Nottingham - 8 £22,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 8 £22,000 - 1
Merseyside - 8 £38,500 - 4
West Yorkshire +8 7 £38,500 -30.00%
Bedfordshire +7 7 £52,500 +5.00%
Northamptonshire - 7 £30,000 -
Northampton - 7 £30,000 -

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 435 (65.61%) Firewall
2 279 (42.08%) Information Security
3 254 (38.31%) Windows
4 220 (33.18%) Linux
5 211 (31.83%) SIEM
6 207 (31.22%) Network Security
7 182 (27.45%) CISSP
8 176 (26.55%) VPN
9 175 (26.40%) Cisco
10 164 (24.74%) Penetration Testing
11 149 (22.47%) Management Information System
12 144 (21.72%) TCP/IP
13 143 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
14 128 (19.31%) Security Operations
15 125 (18.85%) Internet
16 122 (18.40%) Finance
17 116 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
18 104 (15.69%) Microsoft
18 104 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 96 (14.48%) DNS
20 94 (14.18%) Unix
21 90 (13.57%) WAN
22 88 (13.27%) LAN
23 87 (13.12%) Python
24 86 (12.97%) Security Cleared
25 78 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
25 78 (11.76%) CCNP
25 78 (11.76%) Data Centre
26 77 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
26 77 (11.61%) SSL

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 31 (4.68%) IIS
2 22 (3.32%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.26%) Apache
4 11 (1.66%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.36%) Node.js
6 6 (0.90%) CMS
7 5 (0.75%) IBM Notes
7 5 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.30%) Eucalyptus
9 2 (0.30%) SAS
10 1 (0.15%) Confluence
10 1 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 38 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 54 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.52%) Office 365
3 28 (4.22%) SaaS
4 19 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (1.06%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (1.06%) Route 53
6 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.45%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.30%) Nimbula
9 1 (0.15%) IaaS
9 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 435 (65.61%) Firewall
2 207 (31.22%) Network Security
3 176 (26.55%) VPN
4 144 (21.72%) TCP/IP
5 125 (18.85%) Internet
6 96 (14.48%) DNS
7 90 (13.57%) WAN
8 88 (13.27%) LAN
9 77 (11.61%) SSL
10 75 (11.31%) Wireless
11 71 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
12 61 (9.20%) IPsec
13 57 (8.60%) HTTP
14 39 (5.88%) DHCP
15 35 (5.28%) MPLS
16 34 (5.13%) SAN
17 31 (4.68%) Cisco Nexus
18 29 (4.37%) BGP
19 27 (4.07%) OSPF
19 27 (4.07%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 17 (2.56%) Big Data
4 14 (2.11%) MongoDB
5 13 (1.96%) MySQL
6 10 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.36%) Redis
8 7 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.75%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.45%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.45%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.30%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.15%) Infinispan
14 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.36%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.21%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.15%) Hudson
4 1 (0.15%) JIRA
4 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 122 (18.40%) Finance
2 55 (8.30%) Telecoms
3 39 (5.88%) Legal
4 22 (3.32%) Law
5 17 (2.56%) Games
6 16 (2.41%) Retail
7 12 (1.81%) Banking
8 9 (1.36%) Electronics
8 9 (1.36%) Spanish Language
9 7 (1.06%) French Language
9 7 (1.06%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.60%) Local Government
10 4 (0.60%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.45%) Military
12 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Marketing
12 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Billing
13 1 (0.15%) German Language
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 223 (33.63%) Analyst
2 156 (23.53%) Security Analyst
3 148 (22.32%) Security Engineer
4 95 (14.33%) Network Engineer
5 73 (11.01%) Network Security Engineer
6 63 (9.50%) Senior Analyst
7 57 (8.60%) Senior Security Analyst
8 40 (6.03%) Security Manager
9 36 (5.43%) Information Analyst
9 36 (5.43%) Information Security Analyst
10 32 (4.83%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 30 (4.52%) Security Specialist
11 30 (4.52%) SOC Analyst
12 28 (4.22%) Network Analyst
13 24 (3.62%) Senior Information Analyst
13 24 (3.62%) Senior Information Security Analyst
13 24 (3.62%) Support Engineer
14 21 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
14 21 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (3.17%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.71%) Web Services
2 14 (2.11%) 802.1X
3 9 (1.36%) .NET
3 9 (1.36%) JSON
3 9 (1.36%) Sensu
3 9 (1.36%) SOAP
4 8 (1.21%) XML
5 7 (1.06%) REST
6 5 (0.75%) CSS
6 5 (0.75%) Regular Expression
7 4 (0.60%) Middleware
8 3 (0.45%) HTML
8 3 (0.45%) LAMP
8 3 (0.45%) POSIX
9 2 (0.30%) Django
9 2 (0.30%) J2EE
9 2 (0.30%) jQuery
9 2 (0.30%) SAML
9 2 (0.30%) Spring
9 2 (0.30%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 149 (22.47%) Management Information System
2 78 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 77 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (11.01%) Security Operations Centre
5 68 (10.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 54 (8.14%) PKI
7 45 (6.79%) Cyberthreat
8 38 (5.73%) Cyber Attack
9 28 (4.22%) Computer Science
10 26 (3.92%) Mainframe
11 20 (3.02%) Cryptography
12 17 (2.56%) AS400
12 17 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
12 17 (2.56%) Internet of Things
13 14 (2.11%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.66%) Digital Media
15 10 (1.51%) Private Cloud
15 10 (1.51%) RSA SecurID
16 9 (1.36%) Replication
16 9 (1.36%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 254 (38.31%) Windows
2 220 (33.18%) Linux
3 94 (14.18%) Unix
4 51 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 38 (5.73%) Solaris
6 21 (3.17%) Windows NT
7 16 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.81%) Android
9 12 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.21%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.75%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.60%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.60%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.45%) VMS
15 2 (0.30%) AIX
15 2 (0.30%) OpenWrt
15 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (42.08%) Information Security
2 211 (31.83%) SIEM
3 164 (24.74%) Penetration Testing
4 143 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
5 128 (19.31%) Security Operations
6 78 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 73 (11.01%) Incident Management
8 64 (9.65%) Security Management
9 60 (9.05%) Data Protection
9 60 (9.05%) Vulnerability Management
10 58 (8.75%) ITIL
11 56 (8.45%) Risk Management
12 52 (7.84%) Analytics
13 50 (7.54%) Security Architecture
14 45 (6.79%) Computer Security
15 42 (6.33%) DDoS Mitigation
16 36 (5.43%) Risk Assessment
17 34 (5.13%) Internal Audit
17 34 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
18 33 (4.98%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 87 (13.12%) Python
2 68 (10.26%) Perl
3 65 (9.80%) SQL
4 45 (6.79%) Ruby
5 31 (4.68%) PowerShell
6 29 (4.37%) C++
7 22 (3.32%) PHP
8 21 (3.17%) Bash Shell
9 15 (2.26%) C
10 13 (1.96%) Java
11 10 (1.51%) JavaScript
12 9 (1.36%) C#
13 4 (0.60%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.30%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 182 (27.45%) CISSP
2 116 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
3 86 (12.97%) Security Cleared
4 78 (11.76%) CCNP
5 75 (11.31%) Degree
6 74 (11.16%) CCNA
7 67 (10.11%) CISM
8 56 (8.45%) CEH
8 56 (8.45%) SC Cleared
9 55 (8.30%) SANS
10 38 (5.73%) GIAC
11 36 (5.43%) CISA
12 34 (5.13%) GCIA
13 33 (4.98%) GCIH
13 33 (4.98%) MCSE
13 33 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (3.32%) CCIP
15 21 (3.17%) SSCP
16 18 (2.71%) CRISC
17 16 (2.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 63 (9.50%) PCI DSS
3 20 (3.02%) COBIT
4 19 (2.87%) ISO27002
4 19 (2.87%) SLA
5 14 (2.11%) FISMA
6 9 (1.36%) HIPAA
7 7 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.90%) QA
9 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.30%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.15%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 66 (9.95%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.13%) Snort
3 31 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (4.52%) Docker
5 19 (2.87%) Hyper-V
5 19 (2.87%) Xen
6 18 (2.71%) vSphere
7 14 (2.11%) Samba
8 8 (1.21%) vCloud
8 8 (1.21%) XenApp
8 8 (1.21%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.90%) ISA Server
9 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (0.90%) NFS
9 6 (0.90%) Squid
10 5 (0.75%) Firmware
11 4 (0.60%) NDS
11 4 (0.60%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 3 (0.45%) KVM
12 3 (0.45%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 45 (6.79%) Nessus
2 27 (4.07%) Puppet
3 26 (3.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 25 (3.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 16 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.51%) Ansible
6 10 (1.51%) FortiGate
7 9 (1.36%) EnCase
7 9 (1.36%) Grafana
7 9 (1.36%) Kibana
7 9 (1.36%) logstash
7 9 (1.36%) Salt
7 9 (1.36%) Uchiwa
8 8 (1.21%) RSA Archer
9 7 (1.06%) Nmap
9 7 (1.06%) QRadar
10 6 (0.90%) Endace
10 6 (0.90%) Nagios
10 6 (0.90%) RSA enVision
10 6 (0.90%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 175 (26.40%) Cisco
2 104 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 70 (10.56%) Juniper
3 70 (10.56%) VMware
4 68 (10.26%) CheckPoint
5 54 (8.14%) F5
6 50 (7.54%) Splunk
7 45 (6.79%) Sourcefire
8 35 (5.28%) Forcepoint
9 27 (4.07%) HP
10 26 (3.92%) IBM
11 24 (3.62%) ArcSight
11 24 (3.62%) Intel Security
12 23 (3.47%) Qualys
13 22 (3.32%) LogRhythm
13 22 (3.32%) Oracle
13 22 (3.32%) Palo Alto
14 16 (2.41%) Fortinet
15 15 (2.26%) Brocade
15 15 (2.26%) Citrix
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Schroders plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 21,000-23,000 + 5k shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Astbury Marsden
Salary: Healthy package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, shift allowance.
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Posted: 11 days ago
London, United Kingdom
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ITR
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
CME Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London, United Kingdom
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago